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Wellington

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Things to do: wineries, beaches, parks
The Village of Wellington is a full-service farming and beach community located in Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada with a population of 1,860 (2011 Census). One of Prince Edward County's fastest growing communities, Wellington's population is expected to double in the next twenty years. The Village sits on the shores of both Lake Ontario and West Lake, and is the geographic hub for exploring much of Prince Edward County's wine region, with over 60% of County wineries located within a 10km radius of the Village.The renowned Sandbanks Beach, the northern-most of Sandbanks Provincial Park's beaches, lands in the Village of Wellington, where it is called Wellington Rotary Beach. It is separated from the Sandbanks Provincial Park by a canal through the beach to Wellington Harbour. Wellington Rotary Beach, completed in 2009, has a boat launch, boardwalk, picnic tables, sun shelter, washrooms, changerooms and an interpretive walkway.Since 1992, the community has been served by the Wellington Times newspaper, one of Ontario’s last independently owned community newspapers. The Times is available at over 50 retail locations across the County and has a circulation of approximately 4,000.The Toronto hotelier, The Drake Hotel, transplanted its boutique brand to Prince Edward County, choosing the Village of Wellington to open the Drake Devonshire in the fall of 2014.Sports and RecreationWellington is an active community that is home to a number of athletic clubs and recreational facilities.Athletic Clubs in the Village of Wellington The Wellington Dukes Junior A hockey team of the Ontario Junior Hockey League. The Dukes play at Essroc Arena (capacity 1,600). The Prince Edward County Baseball Association plays all its games in Wellington and the rep teams of the Quinte Royals Baseball Club (Midget and Minor Midget) play their homes games at the Wellington Field of Dreams. The Prince Edward County Skating Club, a not-for-profit, volunteer run figure skating club that is sanctioned by Skate Canada. The equestrian centre, Haderway Farms, is located just outside the Village, two minutes to the north.
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