Port Stanley

Welcome to the village of Port Stanley! With one of the finest stretches of sandy beach on the north shore of Lake Erie, the village is a very popular destination for day trippers and for those wanting to stay a little longer. Port Stanley’s uniqueness lies in natural attractions such as Kettle Creek and the multitude of leisure boats that frequent its banks. Port Stanley is home to the historic King George VI Lift Bridge, the oldest in Ontario, located in the centre of town.

Ride an authentic L & P.S. railcar, with Port Stanley Terminal Rail and enjoy a scenic view of Kettle Creek and the surrounding countryside. Open year round; be sure to take part in one of the many events on the train cars such as; Meet Stanley the bear, Easter Bunny Train, Murder Mysteries, and many more! Its great fun for the whole family!

Spend a day in Port Stanley’s picturesque downtown core! Visitors will be delighted by the numerous quaint boutiques that dot the streets, and by the delicious culinary treats that await them at Port Stanley’s many dining establishments. Spend an afternoon or evening at the Port Stanley Festival Theatre located in the centre of the village. The season runs from May-September and highlights Canadian works in drama, comedy and musicals. Port Stanley is also home to an active artist’s community, several art galleries, and an annual art show. 

Spend a day on the links at one of Port Stanley’s three Golf Courses.