Here at Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism, we work hard to boost tourism in the region.

Don’t just take our word for it, here’s what some of our valued partners have to say about the benefits of partnership with Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism.

“4th Line Theatre greatly appreciates the incredible support and positive brand awareness that comes with our partnership with the Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism  over the many years. Numerous out-of-town theatre patrons identify PKT when asked how they heard about the theatre, and how we are a must visit destination in our community. This invaluable exposure has directly influenced our continued recognition both regionally and provincially.”

Lance Nachoff, 4th Line Theatre Manager of Marketing & Corporate Development


“Lang Pioneer Village Museum has been a partner with Peterborough and the Kawarthas Tourism (PKT) for well over a decade now. We appreciate the relationship we have had with the PKT in working together to promote tourism in the greater Peterborough region. The Museum has participated in many PKT sponsored initiatives, particularly in the areas of literary and culinary tourism development. Peterborough and the Kawarthas Tourism has been a leader in developing strong ties with the travel media and working with its many partners to provide the traveler with a snapshot of how varied and interesting their Kawarthas experience can be. Our mutual cooperation has benefited Lang Pioneer Village Museum and improved the Museum’s profile both locally and regionally.”

Joe Corrigan, Manager, Lang Pioneer Village Museum


“The benefits of registering with PKT are tremendous giving exposure and awareness to travellers of your website. PKT also provides opportunities for networking with other businesses at various events throughout the year.”

Bill & Ester Martin, Casa Java Bed and Breakfast


“Being a PKT partner has been beneficial to our business because they’re working to be champions of this region on every level. PKT supports you when you have a question or need help, promotes your business and connects you with consumers near and far and works tirelessly to promote the area and show the world how awesome Peterborough and the Kawarthas really are.” 

Erin McLean, McLean Berry Farm


“Thank you PKT helping our guests stay at Lakeside Cottages creating memories that last a life time! You Made It Happen! For Lakeside Cottages! You Made The Difference! For Lakeside Cottages!”

Mike & Eileen Williams, Lakeside Cottage Resort


“Being a new B&B, it’s difficult to know where to place your marketing dollars. How do you ensure your best ROI in today’s online world?  We at Stillwater on the Lake decided that the best place to start was by partnering with the local Tourism authority – Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism.  We believe that when potential guests determine an area to visit, they begin the process by researching that area from a tourism perspective which naturally leads them to Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism.     From there, they proceed to the website of the preferred accommodation followed by a review site in order to make an informed decision about how they choose to spend their hard-earned dollars.”

Sunny Montgomery, Stillwater on the Lake Bed & Breakfast


“PKT is highly effective in bringing tourists to our region which allows us to focus on what we do best – sharing Peterborough’s stories with our visitors. PKT is highly effective in bringing tourists to our region which allows us to focus on what we do best – developing our product for our customers. Partnership gives us many great opportunities to establish mutually-beneficial relationships with other service providers. PKT’s innovation ensures that partners are on the leading edge of trends in tourism. Partnership saves us time and effort – full stop.”

Jon Oldham, Peterborough Museum & Archives

“We feel it’s important to be a part of Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism to help spread the word about our business and be part of a larger network of like minded people who we can build relationships with…it’s all about relationships”

Colin & Deanna Hall, The Pastry Peddler


“Being a Partner with the PKT has been more than beneficial to my needs in running by business more efficiently here in the Kawarthas.  Keeping me up to date with their latest events, spreading my latest news via social media and, at the annual Studio Tour, showcasing my work at their branch in Peterborough.  A friendly and helpful response is guaranteed from all the staff along with the liaison of other partners in this area is a big plus factor in being with the PKT.”

Gail West, The English Potter

“The partner benefits and increased exposure received through our partnership with Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism have been an essential component in the growth of Publican House Brewery.”

Kim Canfield, Publican House Brewery


“Showplace Performance Centre is proud to be a PKT partner.  The opportunity to showcase our theatre to both potential visitors as well as people looking for a “staycation” has been fantastic.  We also appreciate all of the hard work the PKT team does to assist in networking opportunities among partners, aiding in the creation of new and exciting packaging and promotional opportunities.”

Emily Martin, Showplace Performance Centre


“Partnership in PKT has expanded the promotional reach for my gallery and facilitated collaborations with other tourism partners. The genuine enthusiasm which PKT staff have for this region and what we have to offer is infectious and visitors do listen and act on their recommendations.”

Fran Fearnley, owner ZimArt’s Rice Lake Gallery.