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Snowshoe Under the Stars or in a Vineyard, Celebrate Winter and Snow Day, and check out the list of unique NEW things try!

17/01/18
Don't wait to find out what to See & Do each week! Visit www.thebluemountains.ca news feed starting Thursday morning where we will post the See & Do listings online!

STARTING JANUARY 20

8 FOR 8 AT GEORGIAN BOWL

COLLINGWOOD

8 for 8 teaches kids the fundamentals of bowling in just 8 weeks. They get their very own bowling ball too! Sign up now.  More Info

JANUARY 20, 27

GUIDED NIGHT SNOWSHOE HIKES AT SCENIC CAVES NORDIC CENTRE 

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Strap on your snowshoes for a night-time hike, where stars and shadows create a dramatic setting for adventure. Your experienced guides lead your group on a 1 ½ to 2 hour romp through an enchanting winter wonderland. Experience beautiful trails that wind through a mature forest of 100 foot tall trees, sparkling views of the countryside at the Suspension Bridge and breathtaking lookouts from the top of the Niagara Escarpment.  More Info

JANUARY 20

CREEMORE FARMERS' WINTER MARKET

CLEARVIEW

Go shopping at the Creemore Farmers' Winter Market located at 101 Caroline St.East, Creemore (Station on The Green).  More Info

JANUARY 20

CANADA: THE THINKING MAN'S AMERICA

MEAFORD

The Second City’s Touring Company will continue celebrating Canada with an unforgettable show of classic and original Canadian sketch comedy, along with hilarious unscripted improvisation, featuring an ever-changing selection of our favourite and funniest Canadian sketches and characters from the past fifty years. Presented by Meaford Hall.  More Info

JANUARY 20

CANDLE MAKING WORKSHOP

COLLINGWOOD

You will create your own four pack of candles (value of $40.00). We will show you all about the candle making process while you enjoy selecting your scents, jars, preparing your candle jars for pouring and complete the process by creating your own candle.  More Info

JANUARY 20

BENEFIT CONCERT & ART AUCTION AT THE BARN

MEAFORD

Featuring music by Brian Miessner & Friends. Proceeds from this event will go to the Rotary International Women Farmers & Co-op in N.W. Cameron. All ages welcome.  More Info

JANUARY 20

INTO THE LIGHT WHITE PRE-RELEASE TASTING

MEAFORD

Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery is releasing this year's Into the Light White wine. Come out for a pre-release tasting.  More Info

JANUARY 20

DAN FOWLER AT SIMCOE STREET THEATRE

COLLINGWOOD

Soul-blues guitarist Damon Fowler was born and raised in Brandon, Florida. He first picked up a guitar at the age of 12 and quickly developed an affinity for the instrument. Along the way he worked with artists like Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, Johnny Winter and Edgar Winter, Robin Trower, Gregg Allman, Jimmie Vaughan and many others.  More Info

JANUARY 20

SHIPYARD KITCHEN PARTY AT THE HURON CLUB

COLLINGWOOD

Shipyard Kitchen Party brings its mix of original east coast and folk-pop tunes to the Huron Club.  More Info

JANUARY 20 - 21

CELEBRATE WINTER AT BLUE MOUNTAIN VILLAGE

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Celebrate the magic of winter with everything Blue has to offer on snow and ice. When night falls the Village glows with groove dancing, torch light parade, and fireworks over the mountain. More Info

STARTING JANUARY 21

SELF-GUIDED TOURS AT GEORGIAN HILLS

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Snowshoe around the vineyards and enjoy the beauty in the winter. Learn about cool climate viticulture and wine making while you taste 5 favourite wines. Enjoy the trails then cozy up by the fireplace while savouring local wines and artisanal cheeses for a quintessential Canadian Vineyard experience.  More Info

JANUARY 21

NOTTAWA HALL ARTS AND CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL

CLEARVIEW

Come and try some local brews and raise a little money to help pay for some hall renovations. Craft breweries are producing some amazing quality beers in the South Georgian Bay area. This fundraising event will give you an opportunity to sample local brews and speak to the people that are making Craft Beers in our community. More Info

JANUARY 21

WORLD SNOW DAY AT SCENIC CAVES NORDIC CENTRE

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

January 21, 2018 is World Snow Day. Scenic Caves Nordic Centre is participating in helping to make this the “biggest day on snow, all year” with a special offer: Free Youth day trail pass and equipment rental with purchase of one adult day trail pass. It’s an international annual snow festival promoting the recreational activities snow offers to all ages.   More Info

STARTING JANUARY 23

SKATING TRAIL AT SIMCOE MUSEUM

MIDHURST

The new skating trail is a loop just under one kilometre that travels through the Museum's heritage buildings and forest pathways. Admission is $10 per person and includes admission to the Museum.   More Info

JANUARY 25

CIDER CRAFT AT COFFIN RIDGE

MEAFORD

Join cidermaker, Joel Loughead, through the cider-making process at Coffin Ridge. Enjoy a guided cider tasting expertly paired with an educational tour of their production facility. More Info

JANUARY 25

THURSDAY FLICKS: THE BIG SICK

MEAFORD

A Pakistani-American standup comedian (Kumail Nanjiani) falls for a white grad student (Zoe Kazan), and decides to keep their uncertain romance a secret from his traditionalist, Muslim family. However, their relationship gets more serious when she develops a mysterious illness, which in turn forces him to bond with her parents (Holly Hunter and Ray Romano).  More Info

JANUARY 25

FILM PREMIERE

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

The Craigleith Heritage Depot and Mountain Goat Film Company have produced 3 short documentaries on the rich history of the Blue Mountains. The Ski Industry, the Apple Industry, and Indigenous History. More Info

JANUARY 27

TOMMY YOUGSTEEN

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS

Tommy Youngsteen tribute to the music of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers will be at The Marsh Street Centre. More Info

JANUARY 27

DOUBLE BILL - AN EVENING OF COMEDY

COLLINGWOOD

THE SURPRISE and LEILA LIVE are fresh from The Toronto Fringe Next Stage Festival where both shows played to rave reviews!  Presented by Simcoe Street Theatre. More Inf

JANUARY 27

RIESLING BONE DRY PRE-RELEASE TASTING

MEAFORD

Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery is releasing this year's Riesling Bone Dry wine. Come out for a pre-release tasting. More Info

JANUARY 27

DAVE RUSSEL AT GUSTAV'S

COLLINGWOOD

Catch musician Dave Russel at Gustav's Chophouse & Bar located inside the Georgian Bay Hotel. More Info

JANUARY 28

EXPERIMENTAL DRAWING

COLLINGWOOD

Plug into your creativity to develop methods of drawing that initiates a creative response. Use of gesture exercises, engaging the participant through music, blind contour drawing, use of negative and positive space. Presented by Blue Mountain Foundation of the Arts. More Info

JANUARY 28

BRUNCH AT JUSTIN'S OVEN

KIMBERLEY

Sunday brunch is served from 10:30am to 2:00pm. Many lunch specials in addition to the breakfast menu. Please call to reserve a table.  More Info

UNTIL MARCH 11

SKATE TRAIL & FROSTY WINTER FUN AT DISCOVERY HARBOUR

PENETANGUISHENE

Lace up your skates and experience the magic of skating along Discovery Harbour's unique 1.5 km Skate Trail! New snow tube hill for the younger crowd, snow shoeing and fat bike trails. Captain Roberts Restaurant will be open during operating times. Activity line-up, live music, face painting, ice carving & more.  More Info

UNTIL MARCH 31

WINTER BELLS AT GREY ROOTS MUSEUM

OWEN SOUND

Grey Roots is ringing in the winter season by celebrating bells! Come hear the bells on bobtail ring as you investigate the peculiar past of James Lore Pierpont, the author of the holiday classic Jingle Bells. Learn how to ensure you’ll have a happy marriage through Celtic wedding bell traditions. Explore our mystery objects in a scavenger hunt and trivia game for the whole family, and find the hidden bells to win a special prize.  More Info

 

DAILY SNOW CONDITIONS REPORT

How much snow did South Georgian Bay get? Find the latest snow conditions and weather reports for all South Georgian Bay ski centers and trails updated daily, all in one place on VisitSouthGeorgianBay.ca.


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