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Digital Dreams

Last summer, Mick attended the Digital Dreams Music Festival, the largest electronic music festival in Canada.  It was a hot, hot day and the music was thumping.

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Grand Bend Beach Bums

One of the great things about Grand Bend is all the beach bums. No seriously. Spotting bums is like bird watching, and Grand Bend attracts all kinds. Let’s run down some of the bums of Grand Bend.

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Pinery Provincial Park

Just down the road from Grand Bend, but a world away from town life, you’ll find Pinery Provincial Park — home to dramatic sand dunes, towering oaks, and Ontario’s only lizard (the five lined skink), plus great swim

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The Pow Wow

Miigwech! Cloud and Reggie, two native cooks, take part of the day off to go to a pow wow on a nearby reserve, and connect with their First Nations family.

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Canada Day Fireworks

Grand Bend’s Canada Day fireworks display are an annual event that attracts hundreds of people to the Main Beach. Fireworks start at dusk (10 pm depending on the weather).

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Mickey Cocos

What can we say about Mickey Cocos that hasn’t already been said? That he’s energetic, gregarious, hardworking, self-reliant and tenacious? Mickey Cocos is all those things and more.

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Veld Music Festival

Mick and Nancy attended the first annual Veld Music Festival, where they had front-row place for headliner Deadmau5.

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The Bikini Contest

It’s beach volleyball weekend in Grand Bend. And Coco’s is shut out of the action. Mickey decides to fight back by pulling out an old school trick: a bikini contest.

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Meet the Benders

Grand Benders returns May 15th for a second season of fun in the Canadian sun, just in time for the May 2-4 long weekend.

New Season. New Cast

Season 2 of GRAND BENDERS kicks-off May 11th on bpm:tv, starting with a Grand Benders Marathon at 1 PM (ET) and ending with a sneak peek of Season 2, Episode 1 at 7 PM (ET). Catch the new season.