Orangeville – 2019 National Finalist

The Town of Orangeville invites you to visit its historic charm and scenic surroundings. Just one hour north of Toronto in the heart of the Headwaters region, Orangeville is a convenient and tempting destination for every visitor. Discover an impressive list of things to see and do. Explore a unique collection of shops and eateries. […]

Zreče, Slovenia – 2019 International Finalist

Zreče – The area of wellbeing Zreče is a settlement in the north-eastern part of Slovenia, lying on the outskirts of the Pohorje mountain range in the upper valley of the river Dravinja. The settlement is limited by the surrounding hills – in the north and in the east from the ridge which is descending […]

Usseaux, Turin, Italy – 2019 International Finalist

THE TOWN OF USSEAUX, ITS FIVE ALPINE VILLAGES AND THE UPPER CHISONE VALLEY The Town of Usseaux is located in the Upper Chisone Valley , as part of Cozie Alps in the far western side of Piedmont Region neighbor to French border and inside the Metropolitan Town area of Turin. A small gem carved in […]

Niagara-on-the-Lake – 2019 National Finalist

Welcome to historic Niagara-on-the-Lake, the original Capital of Upper Canada from 1792 to 1797.  Founded in 1781 and rebuilt after the War or 1812, Niagara-on-the-Lake is a vibrant and thriving community which takes pride in its heritage. Nestled along the shores of the Niagara River and Lake Ontario, we hold the distinction of being the […]

Coaldale – 2018 National Finalist

The Town of Coaldale is a vibrant community in the heart of southern Alberta that excels in volunteerism through its many clubs and organizations. We have definite pride of ownership.  WE are very proud of our Canada 150 project which gave us a national award in Ottawa at the Communities in Bloom symposium. We are […]

Cavtat, Croatia – 2019 International Finalist

Cavtat, the ancient Epidaurum, the forerunner of Dubrovnik, is a medieval town on the very south of Croatia, the seat of the Konavle Municipality, situated in a picturesque bay enclosed by two peninsulas: Rat and Sustjepan. Cavtat is the only urban center in Konavle built up deliberately. In historical sources, Cavtat is also mentioned as […]

Cold Lake – 2019 National Finalist

The City of Cold Lake is nestled on the shore of Alberta’s seventh largest lake, a three hour drive north east of Edmonton and 20 minutes west of the Saskatchewan border. Home to over 15,000 residents, Cold Lake is the choice community for many workers in the nearby oil industry. Cold Lake is also the […]

Melfort – 2019 National Finalist

Spruce Haven Recreation Area ~ Skateboard Park 2018 July 24, 2018 was such an exciting day for our community….the day our new skateboard park at Spruce Haven Recreation Area was officially opened. It was so amazing to watch all the boarders and bikers, all genders, all ages playing together. This was just the beginning of […]

Mosonmagyaróvár, Győr-Moson-Sopron, Hungary – 2019 International Finalist

Mosonmagyaróvár is located on the alluvial fan of Danube River between two nature reserve areas, which characteristics are determined by two rivers (Leitha and Moson-Danube). It is a town of waterways. Over on above the rivers its outstanding treasure is the thermal water. The town is a main interchange of international traffic routes and a […]

Merrickville-Wolford – 2019 National Finalist

Having officially been dubbed Canada’s Most Beautiful Village by Communities in Bloom in 1998, and with more designated heritage buildings than any other Ontario community of like-size, Merrickville is a unique and vibrant Victorian village on The Rideau Canal. The municipality of Merrickville-Wolford, amalgamated in 1998 through the joining of the urban Village of Merrickville […]

Cobourg – 2018 National Finalist

Picturesque Cobourg is located in the Province of Ontario within the County of Northumberland, just one hour east of Toronto. With direct access to both Highway 401, one of Canada’s main transport corridors, and mainline CN and CP rail. This, coupled with regular VIA rail passenger service and the availability of skilled labour, has led […]

Gardens BC

Explore British Columbia Provincial Participants Explore British Columbia Gardens Explore the Gardens of British Columbia for fun, adventure, beauty, rejuvenation, relaxation, and learning. Historic and modern gardens mean great trip ideas and itineraries. From rugged coastal rain forests, to fertile valleys, to mountains – many gardens are open year round. Bird watch, take photos, attend […]

Llandudno in Bloom, Wales United Kingdom – 2018 International Finalist

Llandudno was named after St Tudno, a 6th Century Saint who brought Christianity to the area and was developed as a coastal destination in Victorian times by the Mostyn family. Known as ‘the Queen of Welsh’ Resorts, the town has two award winning beaches, each with distinctive characteristics.  Llandudno has retained much of its Victorian […]

Abbotsford – 2019 National Finalist

The City of Abbotsford is situated in the central Fraser Valley of British Columbia and covers approximately 370 km2, making it the largest municipality by area in the Lower Mainland. Abbotsford has been called the “City in the Country” surrounded by agricultural lands that anchor the economy. The economy is also fueled by the manufacturing […]

Castlegar – 2019 National Finalist

Embraced within the Selkirk Mountains, located in a valley, where the Columbia and Kootenay Rivers converge, Castlegar is a the second largest community in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. It is also the junction of Highways 3A, 3 & 22. Highway 22 runs the length of the City, known as Columbia Avenue. It […]

Bay Roberts – 2019 National Finalist

“Our Town” – Bay Roberts is a flourishing community with approximately 6,000 people. The people of our community take the initiative to ensure community prosperity while preserving our unique culture and history. The resourceful and expansive harbour of Bay Roberts captivated voyaging fisherman from the English country of Devon, and the Channel Island. Sections of […]

Forestburg AB – 2019 National Finalist

A prairie oasis of greenery springs up amongst the vast grain fields in east central Alberta. You have come to Forestburg! A diverse landscape- the flat farmland yields south and west to trees and grazing cattle. A short drive south reveals the beautiful Battle River Valley.   A vibrant community with a variety of commercial businesses […]