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Thursday, August 1 2019
TERRACE THURSDAYS   ON THE TERRACE
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 5:30pm
12 Nelson St. E Meaford N4L1N2

TERRACE THURSDAYS ON THE TERRACE

Entertain your senses with the food stylings of local culinary talent, paired with fabulous music by South Georgian Bay’s best musical talent, all rolled up in a sunny and relaxing spot on the Terrace! Tickets available $35+tax in advance only. Bar opens & music starts 5:30, dinner served at 6

Aug 1     Chris Scerri & Jon Zaslow

photograph of the barn at sunset with text reading Symphony in the Barn
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 5:00pm to Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 4:00pm
393889 Durham N0G 1R0

Tickets are now available for Symphony in the Barn's annual Weekend Summer Festival, August 2nd, 3rd and 4th, at Glencolton Farms in beautiful Grey County, Ontario.

Emancipation Festival
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 6:30pm to Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 3:30pm
102599 Grey County Rd 18 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

August 1st is Emancipation Day. Every year since 1862 it has been celebrated in Owen Sound, ON where families, friends and local residents gather to celebrate on the August long weekend. This has evolved into a 3-day festival with a variety of events and activities to celebrate those who settled in Bruce & Grey counties from the Under Ground Railway.

Leith Church
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
419134 Tom Thomson Lane Leith N0H1V0

Public market offering produce, crafts, artists, music, and food from the local area. Proceeds to the restoration and maintenance of the Historic Leith Church

 

Mosaic World Music Logo
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 3:00pm to Monday, August 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

A weekend of music and dance inspired by world cultures, including live music by JOHANNES LINSTEAD, interactive drumming, scavenger hunts, free family activities, and FIREWORKS!

Beautiful Joe Park presents Sunny Sunday Tours
Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
162 Edwin Street Meaford N4L 1E3

If it's sunny and it's Sunday, venture down to Beautiful Joe Park and enjoy a guided tour with a volunteer from the Beautiful Joe Heritage Society.  The informative walking tour takes approximately 20 minutes and you will learn about:

Habour Nights Logo
Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
1155 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K2H4

"The best noise in the Sound!"

Join us for FREE live music, every Sunday in the Summer at 7 PM!  See the full performers list below.

Performers take to the Coca-Cola Stage at the Visitor's Centre - 1155 1st Ave West, Owen Sound - bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Rain or Shine event - concerts will be moved indoors in inclement weather.

 

young boy doing art
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 9:00am
251 George Street East Durham N0G 1R0

Inspired by our summer exhibitions the Durham Art Gallery and regional magazines are working together to bring you ROCK, PAPER, SCISSORS: COLLAGE EDITION. Together we will explore contemporary and historical artists working in collage, mindfulness techniques, working together in community, and outdoor fun! 

AGE GROUP: 8 - 12
Cost: $150 for non-members, $125 for members

Colourful Classic Cars in Meaford
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
3 Vincent Street Meaford N4L 1B8

Come see the best in vintage and classic cars for free every other Tuesday. All vintage cars are welcome. Enjoy the door prizes, jacket draws, and great music all summer long. Proceeds go to local outreach.

Same Time, Next Year
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Same Time, Next Year

Bernard Slade's Classic Comedy

Orillia Opera House Production

$40

Wed Aug 7 -7:30pm (Gala Opening!)

Thurs Aug 8 -2pm & 7:30pm

Fri Aug 9 - 2pm & 7:30pm

Sat Aug 10- 2pm

Hanover Fair
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 2:00pm to Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 3:00pm
Hanover Raceway Hanover N4N 3X3

Come out to the 155th Hanover Fair for livestock shows, live music, kids' entertainment and more!

Check out the website for full schedule and information!

 

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Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
183 Enoch St Neustadt N0G 2M0

The Colleen Lantz Memorial Run4Youth is an Athletics Ontario Certified event offering a 10k Run, 5k Run/Walk, and a 1k Kidz Run. The mission of the run is to honour Colleen's passion for health and well-being and her desire to help local children and local families in need. Proceeds of the run will be going towards the Colleen Lantz Memorial Bursary as well as WES for Youth Online. We welcome all ages and ability levels to our race!!

Tails of the Mountain
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
726319 Sideroad 22B Meaford N4L 1W7

We are excited to be introducing this awesome pet festival to the Southern Georgian Bay area! This year we are planning a one-day Rain-or-Shine event featuring fantastic entertainment, vendors and rescues. Our festival will be unique in that it focuses on your dog having a fun day. We will have activities for your dog to participate in, and go home dog-gone tired!

Summer Social In The Garden
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
341411 Concession 2 NDR Hanover N4N 3B9

Join us for our 2nd Annual Summer Social In The Garden on Saturday August 10th from 10AM-3PM.  Tour the beautiful gardens and visit various vendors and home made craft makers.  There will also be a fundraiser BBQ for the Hanover Aerials Gymnastics Club.  Free admission.

Mountain Music Series Logo
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 2:00pm to Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 9:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9y 3Z2

The Mountain Music Series will get you out of your seat and dancing to high-energy entertainment on the Blue Mountain Village stage! Plus enjoy fun, family-friendly activities all weekend long!

Headliner: Julien Taylor Band

Feast in the Field
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 5:00pm
130466 Gleason Lake Rd. Georgian Bluffs N0H 2T0

NeighbourWoods North Presents

FEAST in the Field

Saturday August 10 at Gleason Brook Winery near Lake Charles
A one-of-a-kind culinary event supporting the NeighbourWoods North Healing Path Initiative

https://www.neighbourwoodsnorth.com/feast-in-the-field

 

Sat Aug 10: Jack Pine & The Fire with Will Melville
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
136215 Grey Road 40 Desboro N0H 1K0

Saturday August 10, 2019

All Ages

Desboro Music Hall 2019 Concert Series

Doors open at 7pm, Music starts at 7:30pm

 

Myrle
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm
131 Garafraxa Street, South Durham N0G 1R0

With an equally emotional and electrifying style of rock and roll Jamie Clarke, is joined by band members Brandon Munday, Mike Burke, RW Haller and Claude Silveira.

Beautiful Joe Park presents Sunny Sunday Tours
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
162 Edwin Street Meaford N4L 1E3

If it's sunny and it's Sunday, venture down to Beautiful Joe Park and enjoy a guided tour with a volunteer from the Beautiful Joe Heritage Society.  The informative walking tour takes approximately 20 minutes and you will learn about:

Habour Nights Logo
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
1155 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K2H4

"The best noise in the Sound!"

Join us for FREE live music, every Sunday in the Summer at 7 PM!  See the full performers list below.

Performers take to the Coca-Cola Stage at the Visitor's Centre - 1155 1st Ave West, Owen Sound - bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Rain or Shine event - concerts will be moved indoors in inclement weather.

 

young boy doing art
Monday, August 12, 2019 - 9:00am
251 George Street East Durham N0G 1R0

Inspired by our summer exhibitions the Durham Art Gallery is heating things up with a week long summer camp that explores art and science through VOLCANOES! Campers will start the morning off with a cool experiment and end the day with an art project that reflects that experiment! The camp also integrates mindfulness techniques, working together in community, and outdoor fun!

Scarecrow with red shirt beside stone wall
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
3 St. Vincent St. Meaford N4L 1B3

Join us at the Rotary Harbour Pavilion to make some of the 300 scarecrows for this year's Invasion: Scarecrows' Book Invasion. Everyone welcome. No experience necessary. Seasoned scarecrow builders always on hand to coach newcomers. Refreshments served. Help us help the environment. Please bring your own coffee mug and water container for coffee breaks. Accessible

Woodstock: 50 Years Later Logo
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9y 3Z2

Meaford’s finest musicians relive the moments that made Woodstock the most iconic music festival of our time. Spend the night revisiting music performed by artists like Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, CCR, The Who, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and many more!

Summerfolk 44 logo
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 4:30pm to Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 11:00pm
Kelso Beach Park Owen Sound N4K 2H4

Get ready to dance and sing along with internationally-renowned artists in a intimate waterfront setting along the shores of Georgian Bay ... It’s Summerfolk44! 

The 44th annual Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival runs August 16th, 17th and 18th at Kelso Beach in Owen Sound.

Mapstone Patience and Persistence Tour
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm
133 Garafraxa Street, South Durham N0G 1R0

Mapstone is on their Canadian 'Patience and Persistence' Tour and are stopping in Durham.

Steeped in conscious lyrics, thoughtful grooves and an energy that is simply captivating.

Blending and bending Reggae, Folk and world music into a unique fusion that has been quoted as “Tribal Heart Roots music”

Chatsworth Fair
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Williamsford Community Centre Williamsford N0H 2V0

Enjoy livestock shows and live music!

Check the website for more information.

Mountain Music Series Logo
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 2:00pm to Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 9:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9y 3Z2

The Mountain Music Series will get you out of your seat and dancing to high-energy entertainment on the Blue Mountain Village stage! Plus enjoy fun, family-friendly activities all weekend long!

Headliner: Wild Rivers

VineStock 2019
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Georgian Hills Vineyards Blue Mountain N0H 1J0

Join us at Georgian Hills Vineyards in support of the South Georgian Bay Music Foundation at our 3rd Annual Vinestock. All proceeds are donated to the South Georgian Bay Music Foundation who provide funding towards our local schools' music programs.

Enjoy an afternoon in the vineyard listening to incredible local musicians, sipping some refreshing cider and wine, nibbling on some local fare and supporting this amazing cause!

Beautiful Joe Park presents Sunny Sunday Tours
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
162 Edwin Street Meaford N4L 1E3

If it's sunny and it's Sunday, venture down to Beautiful Joe Park and enjoy a guided tour with a volunteer from the Beautiful Joe Heritage Society.  The informative walking tour takes approximately 20 minutes and you will learn about:

Scarecrow standing at the railway shed
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
3 St. Vincent St. Meaford N4L 1B3

Join us at the Rotary Harbour Pavilion to make some of the 300 scarecrows for this year's Invasion: Scarecrows' Book Invasion. Everyone welcome. No experience necessary. Seasoned scarecrow builders always on hand to coach newcomers. Refreshments served. Help us help the environment. Please bring your own coffee mug and water container for coffee breaks. Accessible

Colourful Classic Cars in Meaford
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
3 Vincent Street Meaford N4L 1B8

Come see the best in vintage and classic cars for free every other Tuesday. All vintage cars are welcome. Enjoy the door prizes, jacket draws, and great music all summer long. Proceeds go to local outreach.

Derek Marshall & Nicholas Arnold in a concert presentation: Dean & Jerry: What Might Have Been
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 2:00am to Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 2:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Derek Marshall & Nicholas Arnold in a concert presentation:
Dean & Jerry: What Might Have Been

Wed Aug 21 -2pm & 7:30pm (Gala Opening!)

Thurs Aug 22 -2pm & 7:30pm

Fri Aug 23 - 7:30pm

Sat Aug 24- 2pm

$40

Constructing a scarecrow
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
3 St. Vincent St. Meaford N4L 1B3

Join us at the Rotary Harbour Pavilion to make some of the 300 scarecrows for this year's Invasion: Scarecrows' Book Invasion. Everyone welcome. No experience necessary. Seasoned scarecrow builders always on hand to coach newcomers. Refreshments served. Help us help the environment. Please bring your own coffee mug and water container for coffee breaks. Accessible

Fridays for Future climate strike in Owen Sound
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Harmony Centre Owen Sound N4K 2N7

What does declaring a climate crisis mean?

A free panel discussion will feature Danielle Valiquette, Grey Highlands Councillor, Dyan Jones, West Grey climate action campaigner and a planner from Grey County. The panel will address the above question plus:

Markdale Fall Fair
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 4:00pm
Centre Grey Recreation Complex Grounds Markdale N0C 1H0

Join us for a weekend of family fun at the 161st Markdale Fall Fair August 23rd to 25th, 2019!

Check the website for full details.

Walter's Falls Group of Artists
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 4:00pm
104 Church Street Walter's Falls N0H 1G0

The Walter's Falls Group of Artists presents its 22nd Annual Show, an exhibition and sale of fine art and craft in the picturesque village of Walter's Falls, ON.

Friday, August 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Paul and Elaine Braeker farm, Corner of Southgate Township Rd 24 and Southgate sideroad 49 Souteast of Durham N0G 1L0

Tickets are $10 (Friday) $15 (Saterday) Weekend pass $20 (per Adult, Children under 12 are FREE). Food is available on site. unserviced weekend camp spots are available for $20. All of the extra proceeds will go to support Ethnos Canada and Mission Zimbabwe at Hope Community Church.

Mountain Music Series Logo
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 9:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9y 3Z2

The Mountain Music Series will get you out of your seat and dancing to high-energy entertainment on the Blue Mountain Village stage! Plus enjoy fun, family-friendly activities all weekend long!

Headliner: Birds of Bellwoods

6th Annual Feast of Fields
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
3 St Vincent St Meaford n4l1w5

The 6th Annual Feast of Fields is coming fast! 🙌 Do you have your tickets yet? 5 fabulous courses including soup, salad, appetizer, a main course and dessert! Live music, a prize draw and so much more. Your attendance means so much to the success of our organization. From facilitating temporary foster care of dearly loved animals to assist with veterinary bills, a supportive community makes all the difference.

Go RVing and Taggart and Torrens
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Silent Valley Campground Ayton N0G 1C0

Partnering with Go RVing Canada, Jeremy Taggart (former drummer of Our Lady Peace) and Jonathan Torrens (TV personality), will host a live taping of their Canadianity podcast at popular RV campground, Silent Valley in Ayton.

As fellow RVers and proud Canadians, TnT are a natural fit with Go RVing Canada, and event attendees can expect to hear hilarious stories about the duo's time on the road!

Beautiful Joe Park presents Sunny Sunday Tours
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
162 Edwin Street Meaford N4L 1E3

If it's sunny and it's Sunday, venture down to Beautiful Joe Park and enjoy a guided tour with a volunteer from the Beautiful Joe Heritage Society.  The informative walking tour takes approximately 20 minutes and you will learn about:

Big Bay Arts logo
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Keppel Croft Gardens Big Bay N0H 2T0

Join us for a very special Sunday in beautiful Keppel Croft Gardens on August 25th, from noon until 5pm. This event, created and run by local resident volunteers, will support Big Bay public arts initiatives, and celebrate all things beautiful in Big Bay! 

Entry is by donation, and local food and drink will also be available for sale.

An owl in a field of yellow flowers
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
102599 Grey Road 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

It is said that if you’ve got squirrels in your neighbourhood, then you also have owls! But why is it that you rarely see them?

Massie Hall Fish Fry - August 25 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Massie Hall Chatsworth N0H 1G0

A traditional Fish Fry. Live music by the country band Rainbow Way starts at 3:00 pm. The Fish Dinner consisting of Rainbow Trout with all the trimmings, roast potatoes, 2 kinds of salads, rolls and butter and pie or other desserts. Lemonade, coffee and tea will be served. This is an outdoor event so bring your lawn chairs. Adults $20 per tickets, with kids under 12 years old half price. Toddlers are free.

Latin Passion with Romulo Delgado Logo
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9y 3Z2

Romulo Delgado is a classically trained tenor and a world music multi-instrumentalist. Romulo delights audiences with renditions of world famous Latin songs.

Meaford Internal Film Festival (MIFF)
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 1:30pm to 11:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

An exceptional Film Festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Parties, 4 Dinners, 4 Matinees at the beautiful Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre. Presented by the Meaford Culture Foundation.

1:30pm: Matinee - The Woman Who Loves Giraffes
5:15pm: MIFF Dinner by The Kitchen Catering & Cafe
7:00pm: Opening Gala & Feature Film: The Grizzlies
9:30pm: After Party 

Meaford Internal Film Festival (MIFF)
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 1:30pm to 11:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

An exceptional Film Festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Parties, 4 Dinners, 4 Matinees at the beautiful Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre. Presented by the Meaford Culture Foundation.

1:30pm: Matinee - The Grizzlies
5:15pm: MIFF Dinner by Roadrunner Foods
7:00pm: Feature Film: Cold War
9:30pm: After Party 

Plant Sale Poster
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
3 St Vincent St Meaford N4L 1B8

Plant Sale

Friday, August 30
3 – 7 pm
Meaford Farmers' Market

Purchase perennials to plant in the fall and enjoy for years to come. Over 500 plants available — sun and shade plants, herbs, shrubs and more. Plus order your spring flowering bulbs and pick them up on Friday, October 4. All proceeds go to the new Meaford Public Library.

Meaford Public Library Fundraising Committee 

Desboro Fall Fair
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 5:00pm to Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 4:30pm
Desboro Community Centre Chatsworth N0H 1G0

Join us on Labour Day weekend, Aug 30th and 31st, 2019, at the Desboro Arena and Fairgrounds.

Durham Agricultural Society
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 9:00pm to Sunday, September 1, 2019 - 3:00pm
Durham Community Centre Durham N0G 1R0

Come and join us for a diversity of fall fair fun!

The Durham and District Community Centre grounds come alive on Labour Day weekend with the sights, sounds, and smells of the fall fair: English and western horse shows, 4H cattle and sheep shows, pet show, homecraft competitions in knitting, crocheting, sewing, quilting, baking, preserves, crafts, photography as well as children's work and school work.

Splashy Fun for Dogs at Beautiful Joe's Annual Pooch Pool Party
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Blue Dolphin Pool Meaford N4L 1B6

Always on the Saturday of Labour Day Weekend - Meaford's Splashiest Event

Summer Sundown Logo
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 12:00pm to Monday, September 2, 2019 - 7:00pm
156 Jozo Blvd Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

Bid the season farewell as the hottest summer entertainment returns for encore performances and tons of live music featuring MY SON THE HURRICANE! Also enjoy hiking, biking, scenic gondola rides, and FIREWORKS.

 

Meaford Internal Film Festival (MIFF)
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 1:30pm to 11:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

An exceptional Film Festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Parties, 4 Dinners, 4 Matinees at the beautiful Meaford Hall Arts & Cultural Centre. Presented by the Meaford Culture Foundation.

1:30pm: Matinee - Cold War
5:15pm: MIFF Dinner by Andrew's Roots Restaurant
7:00pm: Opening Gala & Feature Film: Free Solo
9:30pm: After Party 

Newfoundland at Artsonten
On-going Event
Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 11:00am to Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 5:30pm
20 Sydenham St. Flesherton N0C1E0

Stranded in Newfoundland. Our new show of paintings inspired by a series of misadventures is now on the wall.

Feature Print from Exhibition
On-going Event
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 11:00am to Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
840 1st Ave W. Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Take a roadtrip to the Gallery and explore its collection of Trains, Planes, and Automobiles...and Boats! 

On-going Event
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 7:00pm
250 Owen Sound Street Dundalk N0C1B0

A community based farmers' market featuring local farm products along with a selection of quality artisanal works.

Feature Print from Exhibition
On-going Event
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 4:00pm
840 1st Ave W. Owen Sound N4K 4K4

A popular TOM Gallery Shop summer favourite, 100 Squares features miniature artworks from regional artists. 100 Squares will be on view from June 14 – August 31. All works are available for purchase.

Image of artist studio
On-going Event
Friday, June 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
840 1st Ave W. Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Richard Watts: Earth Etchings explores environmental and climate change issues in various media, emphasizing connections between urban and wilderness experiences, and more specifically between people and Nature. 

Exhibition on View: June 14 - September 21, 2019