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Grey County is Full of Christmas Spirit This Weekend!

17/11/17
Fairs, Events, Music and Theater are spreading Christmas Cheer throughout Grey County this coming week!

Opening Celebrations for Owen Sound Festival of Northern Lights

opening celebrations

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 3:00pm

Downtown Owen Sound

A fun day of activities in downtown Owen Sound culminating with Festival Fireworks and Lighting of the Lights at 7:00pm.  Activities include: Santa's Workshop, Storytime with Mrs. Claus, Selfie Station, Balloon Art, Facepainting, Nail Art, Music, Festival Fireworks and Lighting of the Lights.

 

Moonlight Madness

Moonlight Madness in Downtown Owen Sound

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Downtown Owen Sound

Don't miss Moonight Madness in downtown Owen Sound!

 

Priceville Christmas Craft Show

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 9:30am to 3:00pm

Kinloss Street, Priceville

Priceville’s 24nd Annual CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW  runs Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Priceville Stothart Hall. FREE admission and a HOT LUNCH is available. Come and shop 2 floors of crafters featuring Baking, Quilting, Honey, Wood crafts, Chocolates,  Preserves, Soaps, Paper Crafts, Jewellery, Photography, Maple Syrup, Tole, Knitting,Sewing, Christmas gifts and much more!

 

Sugar Plum Fair 2017

Enjoy a magical day of fun for the whole family! Visit our Winter Wonderland and get started on your holiday shopping.

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

189 Bruce ST S, Thornbury

Enjoy a magical day of fun for the whole family! Visit our Winter Wonderland and get started on your holiday shopping. Even Santa will be there! Don't forget your shopping bag!

Beaver Valley Community School. For more info visit sugarplumfair.ca

 

Kiwanis Owen Sound's 72nd Annual Santa Claus Parade

santa claus parade image

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am

2nd Ave East, Owen Sound

The 72nd Kiwanis Owen Sound Santa Claus Parade celebrates this year's theme of "MUSIC". Join us in celebrating the theme in music, costume, characters, dance and displays.

 

The Christmas Train

christmas train poster

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

1155 1st Ave West, Owen Sound

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre is holding a fundraising sale of vintage, handmade and pre-loved Christmas decorations in the historic 1932 CNR Station.  All proceeds from the sale of the items will support CWHC and local heritage perservation.

CWHC has been accepting donations of Christmas decor from members of the public and businesses.

 

Beggars Road at Meaford Hall

Beggars Road

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

Tickets: $27

 

Storm Chaser

Storms: Lightning, Tornado, Severe Wind, Dark Clouds

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:00am to 3:00pm

121 Old Highway 26, Meaford

Professional photographer and storm chaser David Chapman will share his knowledge and experiences following severe weather systems. He will also display some of his beautiful photography of the storms and a short video on the lifecycle of a tornado. 

 

Launch of GBHS Art Exhibit, Momentos

Official Opening of the GBHS Momentos Art Exhibit

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

1800 8th St E, Owen Sound

Grey Bruce Health Services is inviting the public to help celebrate the opening of a new art exhibit, Momentos, in celebration of Canada’s 150th Anniversary.  GBHS put out a call to artists on Canada Day to submit work for this juried art show, and our jurors recently met to select the pieces for display at our GBHS six hospitals.  This project was launched to create a colourful, healing environment for our patients, visitors and staff, while

 

Remembering our Soldiers of the Soil

Soldiers of the Soil with George Auer

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

40 Sydenham St., Flesherton

Remembering Grey County’s Soldiers of the Soil at museum

 

Rant Maggie Rant - Live at Heartwood Concert Hall

Rant Maggie Rant - Heartwood Concert Hall

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm

939 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound

8PM/Doors - 830PM/Show
Tickets available at Heartwood Home ($22/adv - $25/door)

 

7th Annual Christmas Markets at Meaford Hall

Christmas Markets poster

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

The Meaford Farmers' Market presents the 7th Annual Christmas Markets at Meaford Hall on November 25th, December 9th & December 16th, from 11am-4pm. Unique gifts and one of kind treasures, delicious edibles and beautiful hand-made local arts and crafts.

 

10th Annual Craft Show

craft show

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

102599 Grey Rd 18, Owen Sound

The Grey Roots 10th Annual Craft Show features hundreds of unique hand-crafted items from local vendors. Come and browse through the tables, take a peek in the gift shop, and explore the galleries while you're here!

FREE ADMISSION!

 

Markdale Santa Claus Parade

santa claus parade image

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 1:00pm

Main Street Markdale

Grey Highlands Chamber of Commerce hosts annual Santa parade through downtown Markdale starting at 1 p.m. Santa visits with children afterward at the Walter Harris Memorial Library.

 

Meaford’s tribute to The Last Waltz

Meaford’s tribute to The Last Waltz

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

 

Bobs & LoLo family show

Bobs & LoLo family show

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

$30/$25 adult $20/$18 kids

 

 

Ongoing Events

Owen Sound Festival of Northern Lights

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 5:00pm to Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 10:00pm

Downtown Owen Sound

Be part of the magic in downtown Owen Sound from Saturday, November 18 until January 7, 2018.  The lights are on from 5:00pm to 10:00pm daily.

 

Fallicious

blue mountain fallicious

Tuesday, October 10, 2017  to Thursday, November 30, 2017

156 Jozo Weider Blvd, The Blue Mountains

It’s a dining & shopping tour de force Sunday through Thursday! Find $25 dining, shopping & Spa offers at dozens of locations throughout the Village.

 

Celebrating Canada's Parks through Fine Art & Photography

art show poster

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 to Thursday, November 30, 2017

55 Ste. Marie Street, Collingwood

Celebrating Canada's Parks through Fine Art & Photography at the Collingwood Library is a one-woman show featuring artist Erika Dick.

 

OUR CANADA: Coast to Coast and Back Again

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to Saturday, January 27, 2018

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

Two traveling painters, Holger Majorahn and Jennifer Stenberg, inspired by the natural splendour of Canada have created a new colourful collection of famous and fascinating off the beaten track scenes. www.artsonten.com

Call Box Office to check hours 1.877.538.0463 or email at info@meafordhall.ca

 

LOVE November Outdoors – Save $5 at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Love November at Scenic Caves - Save $50

Wednesday, November 8, 2017  to Thursday, November 30, 2017

260/280 Scenic Caves Rd, Collingwood/The Blue Mountains

Save $5 off admission, until November 30. View a South Georgian Bay panorama from the 420 ft. Suspension Bridge, hike nature trails and upper lookouts, explore a path of wooden sculptures, climb and swing on the Children’s Adventure Playground, putt along the mini golf course.  Valid for general Park/Bridge or Mini Golf package (note: other activities now closed for season). Weather-permitting.  Subject to change without notice.

 

Earlybird Discount on Nordic Season Pass at Scenic Caves Nordic Centre

Earlybird Nordic Season Pass at Scenic Caves

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, December 22, 2017 - 5:00pm

260/280 Scenic Caves Rd, Collingwood/The Blue Mountains

Earlybird Nordic Season Passes are available at a discount rate until December 22/17 for the 2017-18 season. May be used seven days a week for cross-country skiing or snowshoeing until March 25, 2018.  Glide on 27 km. of x-country ski trails groomed daily for classic/ skate styles Stomp along 10 km. of dedicated snowshoe trails, one of which crosses the 420 ft. Suspension Bridge with breathtaking views of south Georgian Bay .

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