Fall fairs are ingrained in Grey County's history. Most still celebrate the season the way it has been done for well over a century in rural Ontario, with livestock and trained animal shows; bake-offs; fruit, vegetable, flower and preserve contests; parades; quilt and art shows; farm equipment displays; BBQ dinners and live entertainment.
The YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce is a charity dedicated to building a caring, healthy community by creating opportunities for all people to achieve personal growth in spirit, mind and body. Serving our community since 1877, the YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce enriches the lives of people of all ages and is open to all members of our community.
The YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce builds strong kids, strong families and strong communities by providing opportunities for personal development in the following program areas: Aquatics, Health, Fitness and Recreation, Child Care, Community and Justice Programs, Housing Support and Employment Services.
Our Health, Fitness & Aquatics facility located in the Julie McArthur Regional Recreation Centre is clean, bright and fully accessible. Click here for a virtual tour!
- Sparkling 25 yard swimming pool
- Warm water leisure pool
- Spacious Conditioning Centre with state of the art fitness equipment including treadmills, cross trainers, Stairmasters, upright and recumbent bikes, Concept II rowers, Gravitron, Technogym strength training machines and Louis Garneau spinning bikes
- Cushioned indoor track
- Free-weight room
- Spacious gymnasium for fitness classes, sports activities and preschool programs
- Adult only change rooms with steam room
- Youth change rooms
- Family change rooms
- Wheelchair accessible
We offer a wide variety of programming at the facility, from swimming lessons to personal training, fun family programming to fitness classes designed for seniors - there is truly something for everyone at the YMCA. Visit us and and experience our friendly, welcoming community.
Memberships and day passes available. Please visit our website for further details about fees, programming and our other services.
This multi-purpose, fully accessible recreation destination has altered the culture of fitness and recreation across Grey and Bruce Counties. The dream became reality when the City and Family Y forged a new partnership toward the creation of this
Bikeface Cycling has many faces: road - mountain - hybrid - recumbent - handcycles. Whether it's a ride in the park, bringing home the groceries or a heart-pounding climb to the top... we love it all and live it all!
The Owen Sound Cycling Club actively promotes all types of bicycling in and around the southern Georgian Bay region of Ontario. The club and its members pursue and participate in both road and off road cycling events.