Best burgers in town. Try the Acoustic Jam Burger with yummy sweet potatoe fries! Have a Snakebite on the side. Local County Cider on tap mixed with beer. Live music, check their website for details. They only take reservations until 7pm.
172 Main Street, Picton (Behind the Subway shop) 613-476-2887. www.theacousticgrill.com
Escape Camp Picton
The historic Regent Theatre plays first-run movies and offers live concerts and numerous other events. Check out the website for upcoming shows, the Indy movie night Cinefest, the Jazz Festival, and more. The list is endless.
226 Picton Main Street 613-476-8416 www.theregenttheatre.org
Books and Co. & Lily's Cafe
Escape Camp Picton is a newest escape room attraction in Prince Edward County. This unique escape room takes inspiration from its location at a decommissioned WW2 air base – blending heritage, history and an unforgettable game experience.
Building 9B – 343 County Road 22
We’re located in building 9B at the historic Camp Picton. Enter through Camp Picton’s main gates on County Road 22. We’re the 3rd building on your right!
Books and Co. offers a wide variety of new and used books. A popular meeting place in Picton it also has a wonderful bulletin board where you can be kept apprised of current and upcoming local events and pick up brochures. Festival Players box office is located in the store. Special events are held occasionally above the bookstore in Lipson Room. The adjoining Miss Lily’s Café offers up wonderful coffee, pastries and sandwiches.
289 Picton Main Street, Prince Edward County, 613-476-9289 www.pictonbookstore.com
Locals and visitors alike love the drive-in. Go back in time and watch a movie with your honey in the comfort of your own car. Two features are played each Friday & Saturday night. Sometimes more depending on how Paul, the owner, feels that night. And who knows you might just win license plate bingo!
Sandbanks Provincial Park
Laugh the night away at the various venues and shows around the county this summer. The local “Taste That” Comedy Troupe opens every show showcasing comedy talent from across the country.
Picnic on the beach, walk the trails, canoe, fish — Sandbanks Provincial Park is beautiful in all seasons. Home to the world’s largest freshwater sand bar and dune system. Wonderful swimming in the summer, bird watching in the spring and cross-country skiing in the winter. Just 7 minutes away, oh yes we’ve timed it!
Guests of Away in the County are supplied with a park pass to use during your stay with us.
RR 1, Picton 888-668-7275 www.ontarioparks.com/english/sand.html