Brighton is known for the excellent fishing, quaint Bed and Breakfasts, antique shops, unique bird watching opportunities, and a truly charming atmosphere. Long known as a summer resort town, Brighton, the official “Gateway to Presqu’ile Park”, welcomes each season with special events and activities from the Water Fowl Festival in Spring to AppleFest in the Fall. Surrounded by farms, Brighton’s agricultural past is present everywhere. Come Visit Proctor House Museum where visitors can glimpse into the life of a powerful Brighton family whose business interests played an important role in the town for more than a century or take a step back in time with Memory Junction Railway Museum. Situated on the North East shore of Lake Ontario, nestled within one of the best protected harbours on the lake you will fall in love with our moderate annual temperatures. With it’s many attractions including golfing and spa packages, Brighton awaits your visit.