Take the road less travelled to Dresden and experience a historic downtown, exciting horse racing, and a trip on the Underground Railroad.
On your way to Dresden, take a guided tour of the Underground Railroad at the world famous Uncle Tom's Cabin Historical Site. Annually in August, the site is home to a large event honouring Emancipation Day. Here you will discover the rich history of the Underground Railroad in Chatham-Kent.
For an afternoon of fun and excitement, head over to the Dresden Raceway to experience the thrill of live horse racing. From there, make the short trip to the Slots at Dresden Raceway.
In Dresden, visit the historic downtown strip and check out the unique shops, restaurants, and historic buildings. Take time to admire the Dresden War Memorial and head to the Dresden Arboretum for a relaxing autumn stroll.
For those looking for a true organic farm experience, one visit to at River Bell Market Garden will have you coming back again and again. Be sure to detour to the Summer Night Market - an event annually held in August where families can enjoy unique local vendors, food, entertainment, shopping and more!
Annually, get your tickets for Kinstock, a Music Festival second to none, with vendors, entertainment, food and fun for the whole family. In July, enjoy the Dresden Exhibition featuring a midway, entertainment and more!