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Renfrew, Ontario, has partnered with Canada’s leading travel discovery app, Driftscape, to connect visitors to the town’s sights and events directly through their smartphones!

Located east of Ottawa near the Ottawa River, the Town of Renfrew offers the best of rural and urban living.

Renfrew is a strong and vibrant community, located along the Hwy # 17 transportation route to northern Ontario, which is also the gateway to western Canada. With so many unique and locally owned stores and restaurants, and exciting and fun town events and festivals, there is something to experience all year round in Renfrew, and we are so excited for you to explore our town!

- Town of Renfrew

For locals and tourists of the town, there is excitement around every corner! Enjoy amazing live bands, great local food and drinks, learn about the birth of the NHL, or take a stroll along a beautiful trail that goes through the heart of Renfrew. With so much to see and many exciting events to enjoy, the Town of Renfrew and Area has something for everyone - all year round!

Through this partnership, Driftscape will help empower their visitors by delivering important information and tourism experiences right to their mobile devices. Municipalities and other destinations across North America have been using this user-friendly app to create immersive and engaging experiences for adventure seekers by enabling them to discover local stories and hidden gems for free!

“The Town of Renfrew is so excited to be able to work with Driftscape to bring this new tourism application to the doorsteps of our local business and attractions. With the goal of showcasing all that Renfrew has to offer to anyone visiting or driving through the area, this platform allows Renfrew’s local businesses and service providers to advertise on an application that is available to its users 24/7, and encourages the exploration of our town.” Says Jenna McEwan, Communications and Marketing Coordinator for the Town of Renfrew.

Leveraging the app’s many features such as Augmented Reality Mode, Tour Autoplay, Quests, Trip Itineraries, and more, the Town of Renfrew is all set to equip its locals and visitors with a whole new lens for exploring the town, and its surrounding area starting June 2nd, 2022!

Ready to explore the charming town of Renfrew and its surrounding area? Download the Driftscape app today!

About the Town of Renfrew

Located along the Hwy #17 transportation route to northern Ontario is the Town of Renfrew. A strong vibrant community where urban amenities unite with rural benefits.

Renfrew has an active available workforce with a regional draw of over 30,000; many skilled tradespersons live and work in the area serving the various business sectors. Major manufacturers such as Scapa Tape, and Ensyn, just to name a few, recognize the outstanding skills of their employees.

For more information contact Jenna McEwan at 613-432-4848 x 114, or by email at or visit | Facebook - @CorporationoftheTownofRenfrew | Twitter - @TownRenfrew | Instagram - @townofrenfrew.

About Driftscape

Driftscape is a Canadian startup whose core product is a local discovery and travel app. The Driftscape app provides a platform for municipalities and cultural organizations to share their stories in an interactive and engaging fashion to a growing base of active users. More than 50 organizations use the app to share their stories and over 5000 points of interest, events, and tours across Canada.

The app is a personal guide that helps users explore their surroundings from the point of view of local experts. The app helps users discover places of interest, events, and tours from a growing list of content partners using interactive features like self-guided tours, augmented reality, quests and more. Available on iOS and Android devices, Driftscape is an ad-free platform dedicated to making local culture easier to discover.

For more information contact or visit | Facebook - @DriftscapeApp | Twitter - @DriftscapeApp | Instagram - @driftscapeapp.


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