Events

Southern Georgian Bay Events – October Festivals & Activities

Fall is in full swing! The Southern Georgian Bay events calendar is full of autumn festivities and lots of fun for the whole family. And let’s not forget about Thanksgiving on October 10 and Halloween on October 31. Take a look at what’s coming up! Click “+ events” to see more events each day. Highlights October 10: Thanksgiving Day October 31: Halloween Fall Festivals & More Sept. 30 – Oct. 2: The Small Halls Festival October 1-2: Creemore Festival of the Arts October 8-9: Thanksgiving Harvest Festival October 8-10: Apple Harvest Festival October 10: Kickoff of Fallicious (continuing until Dec. 2) October 21-23: Halloween Hill Hunt @ Blue Mountain October 22: Halloween Spooktacular @ Wasaga Beach October 22: Collingwood Oktoberfest October 26: Dragon’s Den Meaford @ Meaford Hall October 29: 3rd Annual Spirit of Collingwood Tour October 29: Black Harvest Festival On The Stage October 1: Elliott Brood @ Avening Hall October 5: MacKenzie Blues Band album reveal @ Meaford Hall October 13: Donovan Woods @ Simcoe Street Theatre October 15: Ones | Beatles #1 Hits @ Meaford Hall October 20: James Stevens & Miranda Journey @ The Leeky Canoe October 21: SPIN @ Theatre Collingwood October 27: LeE HARVeY OsMOND @ …

Southern Georgian Bay Open Houses – October 1 & 2

This weekend, find your dream property. Take a look at Southern Georgian Bay Open Houses on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2. Click on the address of each property to see the full listing details. Saturday, October 1 Sunday, October 2 10:00 – 12:00 6 Limestone Lane, Thornbury Listing ID: 1616070 $799,900 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathroom 11:00 – 3:00 175 High Bluff Lane, Thornbury Model Home 12:00 – 3:00 26 Caribou Trail, Wasaga Beach Listing ID: 1623626 $424,900 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 1:00 – 3:00 627147 119 Grey Rd., Euphrasia Listing ID: 1615275 $835,000 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 24 Bush St., Collingwood Listing ID: 1623665 $350,000 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2:00 – 4:00 646 Mosley St., Wasaga Beach Listing ID: 1619656 $349,900 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 10:00 – 12:00 6 Limestone Lane, Thornbury Listing ID: 1616070 $799,900 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathroom 11:00 – 1:00 200 Birch St., Collingwood Listing ID: 1623323 $449,000 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 11:00 – 3:00 175 High Bluff Lane, Thornbury Model Home 1:00 – 3:00 24 Bush St., Collingwood Listing ID: 1623665 $350,000 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms                        

8 Reasons Why You want to attend the Collingwood Holiday House Tour

Get yourself into the holiday spirit. November 12 is the perfect time to start humming holiday tunes, to roast chestnuts on an open fire, and to bring out the tinsel. Kick-off your holiday season with a tour of 8 beautifully decorated homes on the Collingwood Holiday House Tour. Get a head start on your holiday shopping. Your ticket gives you access to a silent auction. You never know which gifts you’ll walk away with. Plus, the marketplace will be ready with gifts from stocking stuffers to something for that special someone. Get inspired! Maybe you’ve been using the same decorations for 15 years, or just need a little inspiration to take your holiday decorating to the next level. The 8 homes across Collingwood, Lora Bay and The Blue Mountains will give you just the inspiration you need to go home and turn your house into your very own holiday home. Learn more about local designers and decorators. Participating decorators will give you a peak into their world of interior design and decor. See the full list of participating decorators here. On top of home designs, see some of the latest fashions in women’s and men’s clothing. Your Holiday House Tour …

September Events, Festivals & Fairs

It’s hard to believe it’s September already. Families are getting back into school routines and are full of Summertime memories from all the fun they had in the Georgian Triangle.  With Fall just around the corner, there are lots of great festivals headed our way. Take a look at the September events calendar to find great family events to attend. Click “+ events” to see more events each day. Highlights Screen & Stage September 1-4 – Meaford International Film Festival September 17 – Viva Cabaret: A Tribute To Great Divas September 20 – Corb Lund at Meaford Hal September 22 – Joel Plaskett at Meaford Hall September 24 – Johnny Cash Experience at Meaford Hall September 25 – Songs From the Golden Era at Simcoe Street Theatre September 29 – Bahamas at Meaford Hall Festivals & Fairs September 2-3 – Meaford & St. Vincent Fall Fair September  3 – Moonlight Market Downtown Collingwood September 3-5 – Summer Sundown September 10-11 – Wicked Wasaga Weekend September 15-17 – Stonebridge Wasaga Blues Festival September 24-25 Fall Colours Touring September 24 – Collingwood Art Crawl September 29 – October 2 – The Small Halls Festival What events will you be attending this September. Visit …

August Events & Festivals

August Events & Festivals Summer is a great time to be in any community in the Georgian Triangle. With lots of great outdoor activities, plus amazing festivals, it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy life in the Georgian Triangle. Here are some upcoming August events you’re going to want to check out. Click “+ events” to see more events each day. Highlights Music The Meaford Summer Concert Series continues in August with 2 great concerts under the stars August 12: The Honeyrunners & Victoria Yeh August 26: Marshall Dane Wednesdays: Jazz & Blues at the Station Terrace Thursdays: David J Russell Thursdays: Stayner Music, Market, Park It Thursdays: Terrace Thursdays: Chris Scerri Festivals August 6 – 7: Famarama August 6 – 7: Sidelaunch Days: Collingwood Harbour Festival August 13 – 14: Country Famjam August 26 – 27: Collingwood Craft Beer & Cider Festival August 27: Copper Kettle Festival Movies August 3: Wednesday Movie Matinees: Ice Age: Continental Drift August 4: The Singhampton Project – A Film Documentary August 10: Wednesday Movie Matinees: Rio 2 August 17: Wednesday Movie Matinee: Madea’s Tough Love

Events & Festivals in July

Summer is in full swing! The sun is out, the kids are out of school, and the Summer fun is just beginning. The events calendar is jam-packed with fun events and festivals in July. This month we’re celebrating the Georgian Triangle by giving away an amazing prize pack. Summer is so much fun, but we feel so lucky to live in an area that has something to offer in every season. Tell us what you love about living in (or visiting) the Georgian Triangle and you could be the lucky winner. The grand prize includes a Stand Up Paddle Board provided by Blue Surf, and a Canada Goose Moncton Jacket provided by Mountain Life Media.   Click “+ events” to see more events on each day   Important Dates in July July 1: Canada Day Festival Fun June 30 – July 2: Georgian Triangle Music Festival July 8 – July 10: Peak to Shore Music Festival July 15 – July 17: Wasaga Beach Rally July 20 – July 24: Collingwood Elvis Festival July 22 – July 24: Elvis Festival at Blue July 22 – July 24: Wasaga Beach Ribfest July 30: Creemore Children’s Festival July 30: F-Series Truck Rally July 30 – July 31: Village …

Georgian Triangle Celebrates Canada Day

Canada’s 149th birthday is coming up on Friday. From back yard BBQs, a day at the beach or a family picnic, there are so many ways to spend the day celebrating our country. But our favourite has to be getting together with the rest of the community and ending the day with a spectacular firework display! We Canadians must really love our maple syrup, because there are lots of pancakes breakfasts ready to kick-off the Canada Day parties! Here are the community celebrations taking place on July 1st. Local Canada Day Celebrations Collingwood Festival for Canada Where: Downtown Collingwood When: July 1 – July 3 Details: Canada Day is a weekend-long celebration in Collingwood! Join the community in celebrating both Canada AND Collingwood, both places we call home. The weekend celebration includes a pancake breakfast and lots of delicious food, a celebration of arts & culture, live entertainment, citizenship reaffirmation ceremony, rubber duck race, musical competitions, fireworks and more! For a full schedule of Canada Day events (and trust us, it’s a lot), visit collingwood.ca. Wasaga Beach Where: Wasaga Beach, Beach Area One  (40 Mosley St., Wasaga Beach) When: All Day Details: Start off the day with a pancake breakfast and then …

Georgian Triangle June Events Calendar

It may still be Spring, but it sure feels like Summer…and that means lots of fun events and festivals. Mark your calendar for these events & festivals! See the full Georgian Triangle June Events Calendar below. Georgian Triangle June Events Calendar Click “+ events” to see more events each day.   Key Dates in June: June 19: Fathers’ Day June 20: First Day of Summer June 21: National Aboriginal Day Festivals & Events To Attend: June 3: Georgian Bay Idol June 4: Annual Scout Soap Box Derby June 10: Waterwalker Film Festival June 18: KiteFest June 19: Wacky Boat Regatta June 19: Wasaga Beach Waterfront Fest June 30 – July 2: Georgian Triangle Music Festival Farmers’ Markets & More: Fridays 3:00 – 7:00: Meaford Saturdays 8:00 – 1:00: Collingwood Saturdays 8:00 – 2:00: Wasaga Beach Saturdays 9:00 – 1:00: Creemore

South Georgian Bay in May

If April is the month of showers, then we’re ready for May to bring on all the beautiful Spring flowers! It’s a busy month in South Georgian Bay and the surrounding area. The May events calendar is full of great activities for you and your family. Take a look! Plus, don’t forget May 8 is Mother’s Day. Plan something special for your Mom! South Georgian Bay in May Click “+ events” to see more events each day     May Events Summary Markets & Festivals May 7: Collingwood Spring Market Place May 14: Creemore Vintage Festival May 21: Collingwood Downtown Farmers’ Market Kickoff (Every Saturday 8:30am – 1:00pm) May 21 – May 23: May Long Weekend at Blue Mountain Village May 22: Electric Elements May 2/4 Festival May 24 – May 28: Stag & Doe @ Theatre Collingwood May 28: The Wright Experience – One Night Only @ Simcoe Street Theatre May 28: Creemore Farmers’ Market Kickoff (Every Saturday 8:30am – 12:30pm until Thanksgiving) On The Stage May 5 – May 7: Fools’ Paradise @ the Marsh Street Centre May 6 – May 7: A Celebration of Joni Mitchell @ Simcoe Street Theatre May 7: Hooking Up With The Second …

April Events in the Georgian Triangle

April is a time for rain to fall, for gardens to grow, and for us to get outside to enjoy this beautiful community. Our calendar of events in the Georgian Triangle has upcoming festivals and activities for you and your family to enjoy. Plus, with Earth Day coming up, we’ve included ideas you and your family can celebrate our planet. Events in the Georgian Triangle   Key Dates in April April 1 – April Fools’ Day April 22 – Earth Day   Earth Day: Did You Know? Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970. It is now coordinated on a global scale, but people have been using the day to demonstrate their support for the environment for over 45 years. It hasn’t always taken place on April 22, but the Earth Day Network uses the 22nd to create a global celebration. Over 192 recognize the day and celebrate the Earth every year. The first Earth Day in Canada was in 1980 and included a celebratory tree planting ceremony. You and your family can get involved in many ways. Here are a few ideas: Join Earth Day Canada’s #Rooting4Trees Campaign and pledge to plant trees (More information available here). Play outside and enjoy your community …