The Experience Tours

Temperance and Temptation

The Experience Tours

​Can you ​resist the ​TEMPTATION?  

Spend two days experiencing the scandalous history of bootlegging in York Durham Headwaters. But beware! Around every corner lies temptation…whether it be wily local spirits, craft brews, award-winning wines and tantalizing meals.

Tickets starting from $399

​The incredible stories will be brought to life through re-enactments and song​.

You may get a chance to meet...

  • Mag Ruffman, a woman of ​temperance
  • Mag Ruffman, an inspector from the City of Toronto
  • Mag Ruffman, the master bootlegger

The ​BOOTLEGGER BAND will make appearances throughout the day to regale you with songs from the past and originals that tell the stories of the tour.  

Bootlegger Band

These ​ALL-INCLUSIVE journeys also include lunch, dinner, overnight accommodations and breakfast the next morning.  

Each tour features different stops and stories, focusing on the local history of each region.

The ​Tour​S

The York Story

September 22-23, October 13-14

The ​Durham Story

​October 20-21, October 27-28

The ​​Headwaters Story

​September 29-30

Wax up that mustache or cinch up that corset and get ready for an adventure!

These exclusive, intimate and immersive VIP tours are filled with one-of-a kind experiences, performances, music and history.  You’ll stay at the finest hotels while enjoying the decadent cuisine, award winning wines, specialty brews and top shelf cocktails.  It truly is the “cat’s pajamas.”

Tickets starting from $399

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