The Sting’s Home Opener

Home Opening night for the Sting.  The Sting start another season looking for their first memorial cup win.  Every season starts with high expectations of your local team.  As the crowd filed into the arena you could feel the excitement building.  Then came the intro and a puck ceremony that lasted a little longer than it should have and the crowd lost its enthusiasm for a minute as everyone waited … Continued

Korny Korner’s Farm

It was a nice September Sunday afternoon and the sun was shining.  On the agenda today was going out to Korny Korners Farm located in Sarnia on Blackwell Sideroad.  Activities include a hay ride to the pumpkin patch, a petting zoo of sorts, 9 holes of mini golf, a corn maze and more.  Fairly priced for two adults at 12 dollars, children 3 to 12 are 11 dollars.  It is … Continued

Kart Racing in Sarnia!

       It’s morning, the sun is shining, there’s a cool breeze in the air and your speeding down the track trying pass a co worker for bragging rights. There is kart racing in Sarnia and its a hell of a lot of fun. F1 Kart Racing is located at the Hiawatha Complex out on London Line. The Karts are fast, they go up to 75 kilometers an hour if you … Continued

Canada Day

Canada Day, July 1st My first Canada in Sarnia was a memorable one. I had yet to spend a Canada Day in Sarnia and it did not disappoint. First up was going to Canatara Park, to watch the parade and get some food! The food was of the international cuisine, ranging from Greek to Indian. Good selection for everyone. The start of the parade into the park was signalled by … Continued

Sarnia Sting Alumni

Sarnia Sting alumni have gotten off to a middling start in this year’s NHL Playoffs.  Steven Stamkos and his Tampa Bay Lightning lost to the Habs in four straight games.  Certainly a disappointing year for Stamkos after breaking his leg, missing the olympics and his mentor being traded in Martin St. Louis.  The blame cannot be placed on Stamkos though, having 4 points in 4 games.  This series was all … Continued

Metal @ The Trinity Lounge

  March 30, 2014 The Trinity Lounge Greber, Door to Door Human Gore, Commencing Human Desperation, Rot Within A metal show on a Sunday afternoon in Sarnia? Ok, lets do this. I moved to Sarnia about two years ago and for a metal head its been far and few between the amount of bands that come through here akin to my tastes. Originally hailing from the Niagara Region there were … Continued

Sarnia First Friday, April 4, 2014

February’s First Friday: April 4, 2014! Come to downtown Sarnia this Friday! Download the February map here.   This month’s locations/events: Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill Jen Brace & Ray Doupe 9:30pm – 1:30am upsndowns.net Limbo Lounge “Hall of Fame” in the back room “DJ MAO” in the front room 10:00 pm – Close limbolounge.ca Artopia Gallery & Framing TBA Artopia on Facebook The Urban Nature Centre “Wetlands” Part 2 … Continued

Sarnia First Friday, February 7, 2014

February’s First Friday: February 7, 2014! Come to downtown Sarnia this Friday! Download the February map here. Download the full FF Publication here. This month’s locations/events: Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill Ray Whaling 9:30pm – 1:30am upsndowns.net Limbo Lounge “Hall of Fame” in the back room “DJ MAO” in the front room 10:00 pm – Close limbolounge.ca Artopia Gallery & Framing Ron Noganosh – “Power People” Artopia on Facebook The … Continued

Sarnia First Friday, November 1, 2013

November’s First Friday: November 1, 2013! Come to downtown Sarnia to see what’s happening this month! Download the November map here. This month’s events: Ups N’ Downs Pub & Grill Ainsworth 9:30pm – 1:30am upsndowns.net Limbo Lounge “Hall of Fame” in the back room “DJ MAO” in the front room 10:00 pm – Close limbolounge.ca Artopia Gallery & Framing You ‘CAN’ Support the Inn Help stock the shelves for the Inn … Continued

Sarnia First Friday: October 4, 2013

Sarnia First Friday: October 4, 2013! Come to downtown Sarnia to see what’s happening this month! Download October 2013 First Friday Map PDF