The town of Tecumseh has a population of 24,000 and is located along the south shores of Lake St. Clair. Tecumseh offers a perfect balance of small town charm and big city amenities. It offers many fine restaurants, shopping areas, medical facilities and has a growing industrial and commercial sector. These amenities combined with arts, culture and entertainment events define this prosperous community. Outstanding transportation access allows for short commutes to work in the region.
The Tecumseh Corn Fest has received official distinction as one of the Top 50 festivals in Ontario and The Art of Eating is on the list of Ontario’s Top 100 festivals. Considering there are over 3000 festivals taking place in Ontario each year, these are both quite an honor for the community. Lakewood Beach is home to the International Dragon Boat Festival. There are over 200 acres of beautiful green space and natural trails, recreational public pool, tennis and pickleball courts, recreation complex and arena. Beach Grove Golf and Country Club is a distinguished 18-hole golf course, a beautiful, exclusive recreational facility which has long added distinction to the municipality.
In 2014 Tecumseh was recognized as the Best Festival City by Festivals & Events Ontario.