Rich in history and located on the Niagara Peninsula, the charming town of Beamsville is an Ontario treasure. This winemaking region is known for its sophisticated way of life, focused on great food, delicious wine and breathtaking vineyard vistas. With a vibrant community culture, and quick access to the Greater Golden Horseshoe, Beamsville is becoming the ideal location for growing families.
Founded in 1788, Beamsville was established by Jacob Beam, for whom the town is named. He was a United Empire Loyalist and arrived in the Niagara Region with his family after the American Revolutionary War. Mr. Beam’s homes, circa 1790s, still exist and are part of the region’s rich colonial heritage.
Today, the Niagara Peninsula is home to world-class wineries that have transformed the Beamsville Bench and the whole Niagara Peninsula into one of the world’s great vinicultural regions and in the process have nurtured a lifestyle unlike any other in the country.
Practical and unique, Beamsville is a hometown like no other. With its wineries, cozy country inns, restaurants and of course, the friendly residents who have called Beamsville home for centuries, the Greater Golden Horseshoe is a place you want to call home.