Windsor is best known as the birthplace of ice hockey. Also the home of Ski Martock and Avon Valley Golf and Country Club. Windsor is home to both the Cradle of Hockey which is home to Long Pond where hockey began beside Howard Dill’s Farm. The town of Windsor is also home to the oldest agricultural fair in North America which is held on two separate weekends in September. The first fair was held in Windsor in the year 1765 making their 250th anniversary in 2015
Windsor is also home to the world famous Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia. The theatre supports a touring troupe, and children’s program. They perform locally and internationally.