5 Experiences To Give the Gift of Memories This Season

Sure regular gifts are fun, but the gift of an experience is where memories that last a lifetime are made. The 2022 Holiday Gift Guide is packed with gift ideas for everyone on your list. When you’re looking for a gift that goes the extra mile give an experience from one of our many local options, we’ve rounded up five favourites for every interest:

SKETCH Clay & Pottery

The perfect date night or night out with friends. Take your creativity for a spin, have and make memories on the pottery wheel – no experience required! For a deluxe experience combine it with an experience at Urban Surf Co. With paddle board or kayak rentals from sunrise to sunset you’ll give the gift of enjoying the beautiful waters that surround Windsor and Essex County. For an extra special morning wakeup with a Sunrise Sound Bath.


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J.P. Wiser’s Experience

For the person who has everything (and is of legal drinking age) the J.P. Wiser’s Experience whisky tour & tasting is a perfect combination of history and enjoying the fine whisky that Windsor is known for. Experience the story of Canadian whiskey – from its vibrant history to the craftmanship and process behind making it. At the end of the tour you’ll have the opportunity to sample some of the award-winning whiskies.

Pelee Wings Nature Store & Kayak Shop

Calling all adventurers and nature lovers – this one is for you! Pelee Wings Nature Store offers Friday Night Kayaking with kayak rentals or you can bring your own. They also offer Saturday Night Paddle Boarding. Keep an eye out for their sunset paddles with dinner throughout the summer as well.


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Canadian Aviation Museum

Up, up and away! Experience Windsor from a whole different view with a flight in a vintage Yellow Bird, authentic WWII-era training aircraft. The is one gift sure to sweep them off their feet. A truly once in a lifetime experience — you’ll be the favourite gift-giver for quite a while with this one!


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Michael Difazio Reclaim Artistry

Let them get their hands dirty with this hands-on gift. Using unique materials and under the guidance of a Ford City original, Michael Difazio, this gift will allow your loved one to create a unique charcuterie board in an exclusive workshop experience.


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For more experiences and gift giving ideas be sure to check out the full Holiday Gift Guide.


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