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An Amazing List of 29 Things To do This Week in South Georgian Bay

24/11/17
Music, Art, Early-bird deals, Christmas, Crafts, Burlesque, and more!

 

NOVEMBER 24

NIGHT OF FUNK

COLLINGWOOD

Join us this Friday at Northwinds Brewhouse & Eatery for a night of funk. Spinning vinyl all night long. Our Barrel Aged Rooster Tail will be pouring on tap alongside other barrel aged brews. Crafty food specials from the kitchen.  More Info

NOVEMBER 25, DECEMBER 2

VISIT SANTA AND HIS REINDEER

COLLINGWOOD

This Christmas season all kids (big and small) will have an opportunity to visit with Santa in his big sleigh when he comes to downtown Collingwood. There will also be a special surprise! You won’t want to miss Santa’s reindeer in training, as they will be joining Santa at town hall.  More Info

NOVEMBER 25

MEAFORD CHRISTMAS MARKETS

MEAFORD

The Meaford Farmers' Market presents the 7th Annual Christmas Markets at Meaford Hall. Unique gifts and one of kind treasures, delicious edibles and beautiful hand-made local arts and crafts. There will be 30+ vendors.    More Info

NOVEMBER 25

10TH ANNUAL CRAFT SHOW

OWEN SOUND

Come to Grey Roots on November 25 for the 10th Annual Craft Show, featuring hundreds of unique hand-crafted items from local vendors.  More Info

NOVEMBER 25

HAPPINESS 101

COLLINGWOOD

Join thriving educator, and yoga instructor Laura Macdougall at Sanctuari as she draws on the science of applied positive psychology to share evidence-based tools that are proven to enhance your sense of well-being and happiness. You will come away with 12 practical tools and tips you can implement right away to improve your happiness.  More Info

NOVEMBER 25

ABBAMANIA DINNER SHOW AND DANCE

COLLINGWOOD

The original cast from Mama Mia is coming to The Royal Canadian Legion. Sandie from the Olde Town Terrace will be preparing a salad as a starter, traditional roast beef dinner with mashed potatoes and gravy and vegetables with homemade pie for dessert.  More Info

NOVEMBER 25

MEAFORD'S TRIBUTE TO THE LAST WALTZ

MEAFORD

Some of Meaford’s finest musicians coming together to celebrate one of the most iconic concerts of all time. Featuring music from The Band, Bob Dylan, Paul Butterfield, Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Ronnie Hawkins, Dr. John, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, Muddy Waters, Neil Diamond, and Eric Clapton.   More Info

NOVEMBER 25

WASAGA BEACH SANTA CLAUS PARADE

WASAGA BEACH

Register your group or float now. Enjoy post parade hot chocolate, caroling, photos with Santa before Tree Lighting 7 - 9pm. Starts Dunkerron Avenue and ends at RecPlex Judges choices for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners.  More Info

NOVEMBER 26

BOBS & LOLO FAMILY SHOW AT MEAFORD HALL

MEAFORD

Bobs & LoLo are four-time JUNO nominated singer-songwriters and stars of the upbeat, musical preschool series - Sing, Dance and Play with Bobs & LoLo (Treehouse TV/Nick Jr Canada) and Action Packed (Telus Optik TV). Recently named Canada's Favourite Kids' Entertainer in a nationwide poll by CBC Music, this dynamic duo is dedicated to connecting children to nature with music, movement and make-believe.   More Info

NOVEMBER 26

FUNDERLAND

WASAGA BEACH

Free, children's wonderland in RecPlex. A donation to the Wasaga Beach Food Bank appreciated. Activities include face painting, jumping castle, build your own wooden structure, crafts and more. Grilling up burgers and hot dogs and serving popcorn and candy floss is the Wasaga Beach Youth Centre Grill Team.   More Info

NOVEMBER 26

OPEN MIC SUNDAYS AT THE BARN CO-OP

MEAFORD

Every Sunday from 12-2 pm The Barn Co-op in Meaford has Open Mic. Bring your instruments, smiles and appetites. Sharing music and building community.   More Info

NOVEMBER 29

PAINT JAM

MEAFORD

Tap into your creative side or discover it! Join instructor and fabulous artist Suzette Terry as she tours you through the world of visual art in a relaxed and creative atmosphere. From beginner to seasoned artists, all are welcome. Take this time for yourself, indulge your mind, incite the creativity within you and walk away with a painting.  More Info

NOVEMBER 29

RAMEN NIGHT AT OLIVER & BONACINI
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

We’re excited to be dishing out hearty bowls of noodles for one night only. Enjoy our Japanese-inspired salad bar and slurp away on your choice of pork, seafood or vegetarian ramen. Plus, sling back $7 Sapporo and sake cocktails while enjoying some live music. More Info

NOVEMBER 30

BURGER DAY AT THESMOKE

COLLINGWOOD

Thursdays are Burger Days at TheSmoke! They have created some new and exciting burgers, like the Poutine Burger, or the Smoked Salmon Burger. And if you feel really hungry, try the 3 Pound Challenge. Consume our Maximum Beef Buster Burger (4 – 8oz smoked beef chuck patties, with 4 strips of bacon, 4 slices of cheddar on a grilled bun), with a pound of fries in 10 minutes and it’s free, or in 20 minutes and it is half price.   More Info

NOVEMBER 30

A BURLESQUE EVENING AT MEAFORD HALL

MEAFORD

Introducing Lucky Minx & Company….here to help us celebrate with burlesque flare. Tantalizing ladies and a swoon-worthy gentleman will bring you a sexy, hilarious, sparkly, tassel-twirling good time. Bumps, grinds, teases and surprises from some of Canada's finest burlesque artists. Don’t miss this tastefully seductive evening complete with champagne meet and greet and treats after the show, presented by Meaford Hall.  More Info

NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 3

COUNTRY AFFAIR CANDLES WAREHOUSE SALE

MEAFORD

A great chance to pick up your seasonal gifts for hostess gifts, teacher/caregiver gifts. Don’t forget the postman! Or even just to have something on hand for that unexpected houseguest. This sale is open to the public.  More Info

UNTIL NOVEMBER 30

LOVE NOVEMBER OUTDOORS
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Save $5 off admission at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures. 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.  More Info

DECEMBER 1

THE MEN OF THE DEEPS

MEAFORD

The Men of the Deeps is a choir of working and retired coal miners from Cape Breton Island. Organized in 1966 as part of Cape Breton’s contribution to Canada’s Centennial Year (1967), the group’s inception was an effort by the people of Cape Breton to preserve in song some of the rich folklore of Cape Breton’s coal mining communities. Presented by Meaford Hall.  More Info

STARTS DECEMBER 2

JINGLES AND JOY
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Thousands of twinkling lights, festive storefronts and family-friendly entertainment make the perfect backdrop for holiday celebrations and shopping at Blue Mountain Village. Fireworks every Saturday night, horse and wagon rides, Santa, music and family activities.  More Info

DECEMBER 2

CHRISTMAS CRAFT AND GIFT SHOW
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

The Marsh Street Centre will be hosting a Unique Christmas Gift Sale. Over 20 diverse and talented artisans will be featuring their one of a kind items. There will be a cookie bar selling cookies by the pound; a lovely lunch and special treats.  More Info

DECEMBER 2

CREEMORE SANTA CLAUS PARADE
CLEARVIEW

The Creemore BIA is busy preparing for our annual Santa Claus Parade  and are currently accepting applications from participants. The Creemore Santa Claus Parade is run by volunteers – all of whom want to share a fun day with you and the community. Discover Christmas in the Valley.   More Info

DECEMBER 2

LIVE MUSIC AT THE HURON CLUB
COLLINGWOOD

Stop by The Huron Club in Collingwood for some live music! Dave Allen will be performing from 8:30-11:30pm.  More Info

DECEMBER 2

PAINT NIGHT AT SERENDIPITY
COLLINGWOOD

What could be better than a fun and social night out with your friends while you create a painting?! All supplies and instruction is provided for you, all you need to do is gather up your friends and join us for a night of fun and laughter. No art skills required...just a willingness to embrace the enjoyable world of painting.  More Info

DECEMBER 2

WINDOW UNVEILING AND SANTA CLAUS PARADE
MEAFORD

Watch downtown Meaford transform into a whimsical, winter wonderland during the BIA Window Unveiling and Santa Claus Parade. Sykes Street will become a pedestrian mall while local businesses showcase the unveiling of their new holiday window displays. Bring the whole family out to see the displays, light the town tree, and enjoy a visit from Santa. This incredible family event is the perfect way to kick off the holidays.  More Info

DECEMBER 3

DAM GOOD BRUNCH!
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

A great way to start off your Sunday with the famous Brunch menu at The Dam Pub, cooked to order, 2 eggs with blackforest ham, Norwegian Smoked Salmon or Florentine on a fresh english muffin and our homemade hollandaise sauce, trimmed with home fries, crispy bacon and fresh fruit. Or try the Whisky Maple French Toast with all the trimmings and of course you can order eggs anystyle and pick your sides....every Sunday!  More Info

DECEMBER 3

HOLIDAY MARKET AT SIDE LAUNCH
COLLINGWOOD

Side Launch Brewery has teamed up with Peaces to bring your the very first Holiday Market at the brewery. Enjoy a freshly brewed beer along side some of Ontario's most exclusive local Artisans for our first ever Holiday Market in Collingwood. Featuring over 20 local vendors selling diverse goods from handmade craftsmen items to vintage clothing, antiques & collectibles, plants, artisan eats & more.   More Info

UNTIL DECEMBER 9

FIRST LIGHT AT SAINTE-MARIE AMONG THE HURONS

MIDLAND

Sainte-Marie’s “First Light” is a must-see event with a great line-up of family activities and performers, all amidst the spectacular glow of over 5,000 candles. The magic begins when visitors approach the candlelit historic site, as a beautiful amber glow illuminates the famous 17th-century mission. Visitors can stroll the candlelit paths which lead to a variety of fun family activities.  More Info

UNTIL DECEMBER 22

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ON NORDIC SEASON PASS
THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Scenic Caves Nordic Centre season passes 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.  More Info

UNTIL DECEMBER 31

WINTER'S GIFT
COLLINGWOOD

Celebrate the season with a wide selection of gifts from talented local artists including pottery, jewellery, woodwork, glassware, textiles. sculpture, clothing, painting and metal work at the Blue Mountain Foundation of the Arts gallery.  More Info

WINES, CIDERS & BREWS

Please your palate and savor a sample from South Georgian Bay's fine wines, microbrews and ciders this holiday season. Don’t be surprised by the variety and quality in each bottle, created with locally grown fruits and grains. Pick up a bottle for your holiday get-together or hostess gift. Relax by the countryside and enjoy a leisurely afternoon of wine or cider tasting overlooking rolling hills, the Beaver Valley and Georgian Bay.   More Info


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