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March 2018
Lowest of the Low
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Lowest of the Low, Thurs Mar 1, 8pm $42/$50

Ladies Day logo
Friday, March 2, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 0N8

Grab your girlfriends and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Ladies Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and include snowshoe hike, skate rentals, NEW mountaintop skating loop, ridge-runner ride, continental breakfast, fun races, games, prizes, spa specials and après parties! See here for more details bluemountainvillage.ca/ladiesday

A Tribute to Sir Elton John
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
443 10th Ave Hanover N4N 2K6

Tribute to Sir Elton John - Elton Rohn BIO - Friday, March 2 at 7pm, 2018 Sponsored by High Tech DKI Hanover Elton Rohn takes you down the “Yellow Brick Road” performing as Elton John during the prime of his career. The seven-piece tribute band recreates the pageantry, performs in the original keys, sings all the harmonies, and hits all the notes that made the British icon famous during his early days until now.

Grey County's Role in the Great War
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
824 1st Ave. West Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Grey County’s Role in the Great War

Wednesday, March 7th at 7pm

THURSDAY FLICKS   Breathe
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

In 1950s England, Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield) and his wife Diana (Claire Foy) are enjoying a fairy-tale romance when Robin is paralyzed after contracting polio. When an inventor friend (Hugh Bonneville) builds him a wheelchair with a respirator attached, Robin resolves to continue his adventures with his wife, and the couple eventually become advocates for disability rights.

BNI The Blue Mountains International Women's Day Event
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
18 Bruce Street Thornbury N0H 2P0

Join us on March 8, 2018, as we “Celebrate Women". Come out and celebrate the amazing achievements of women while supporting the BVO in "Making Good Things Happen In Our Community!".  This is a great opportunity to network with BNI The Blue Mountains Members who are running this event.

mens day logo
Friday, March 9, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 0N8

Grab your boys and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Men’s Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and include snowshoe hike, skate rentals, NEW mountaintop skating loop, ridge-runner ride, continental breakfast, fun races, games, prizes, spa specials and après parties! See here for more details bluemountainvillage.ca/mensday

Toddlers Take the Museum
Saturday, March 10, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, April 14, 2018 (All day)
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

Enjoy a morning of stories, songs, and crafts at Grey Roots! Tammy Cruickshank, Grey County Early Literacy Facilitator, will lead a fun-filled program of hands-on activities for toddlers and pre-school aged children.

Dates:  March 10, April 14, 2018  Time:10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

March Break Logo
Saturday, March 10, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, March 18, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 0N8

Get ready for days filled with adventure and fun on and off the slopes! March Break is family time at Blue Mountain with activities, live music, interactive performances, fireworks and more! See here for more details bluemountainvillage.ca/marchbreak

March Break Adventures at Scenic Caves Nordic Centre
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
260/280 Scenic Caves Rd The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

March 10-18, 2018 – Celebrate the final days of winter with outdoor adventures: Southern Ontario’s longest Suspension Bridge, Scavenger Hunt + path of wooden sculptures, Children’s Adventure Playground, Warm-up Cabin, roast spider dogs + s’mores at the outdoor fire pit and more. Weather permitting. (705) 446-0256 / www.sceniccaves.com

Eclipse
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
102599 Grey Rd 18 RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

You HAVE to see it! The Beauty of a Total Solar Eclipse. This lively presentation will explain the science behind the natural phenomena of solar eclipses and where and how to experience them over the next 5 - 6 years.

Shania Twin: A Tribute to Shania Twain
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Shania Twin: A Tribute to Shania Twain Sat Mar 10, 8pm, $35

Family Day Image
Monday, March 12, 2018 (All day) to Friday, March 16, 2018 (All day)
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

March 12, 2018, 10:00 am - March 16, 2018, 5:00 pm
Come to Grey Roots March 12 – 16 for fun-filled activities every day. Science demonstrations, crafts, stories, outdoor adventure, and more!
 

The McCartney Years, the world's no.1 Paul McCartney concert experience.
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

The McCartney Years, the world's no.1 Paul McCartney concert experience.  The music of the Beatles and Wings live! Thurs Mar 15, 8pm, $47

Peter Pan, by DuffleBag Theatre
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Peter Pan, by DuffleBag Theatre, Fri March 16, 2pm, $25/15

Recommended ages 4-8 yrs

Show Length: 50 minutes plus Q&A

Maple Syrup Festival
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
462081 Concession 24 Georgian Bluffs N0H 2T0

The Rotary Club of Wiarton's Maple Magic is now in its 7th year. A fun filled family event that includes celebrating the onset of Spring with a feast of Buttermilk Pancakes topped with fresh Regal Point Elk Farm's Maple Syrup. The house specialties include a Peaches & Cream meal and Kids Gourmet meal selections of a Wiarton Willie or a Country Bear. OR, try a "snack waffle" from the new Waffle Bar! Climb Mt. Haymore!

Maple Sugar Moon Image
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

This spring, Grey Roots invites you to experience the joy of maple. Bring the whole family and rejoice at this traditional rite of spring!

Durham & District Horticultural Society Seedy Saturday
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
185 George Street West Durham N0G 1R0

The Durham & District Horticultural Society and the West Grey Library are pleased to host Seedy Saturday on March 17th, 2018. The event will run from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Durham Town Hall, 185 George Street, West, Durham, West Grey. Bring along seeds to trade or come by to pick some up that others have donated! Vendors & gardening advice. Children's area with crafts, stories and seed plantings. Free refreshments.

Genealogy workshops
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Genealogy Workshops @ the Library - Home is Where Your Story Begins

Monday, March 19 at 7:00pm in the library auditorium

Items at home can help us in beginning our genealogical research.  Janet Iles will present tips for people who are starting out in recording their family’s history.

Admission is free!

For more information or to register please contact the library at 519-376-6623 ext 0.

Tom Cochrane & Red Rider,
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Tom Cochrane & Red Rider, Mon Mar 19, 8pm, $95/$115

Multi-Juno winning Canadian Icon Tom Cochrane and his band Red Rider will take the stage at Meaford Hall for one night only as they tour to promote the 25th anniversary of hit record Mad, Mad World. www.tomcochrane.com  Presented by Meaford Hall

Nursing Image
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

Join Joan Hyslop for the first presentation of the 2018 Spring Lecture Series. This series takes place on Tuesdays following March Break, March 20 - April 10. 

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hanover Public Library Hanover N4N 2P1

Join us for this informative talk about Permaculture and off-grid living. Bryce and Misty Murph'Ariens will discuss how to work with nature instead of against nature in order to grow more food more effectively. Tickets are $3, available at the library or at the door.

THURSDAY FLICKS   Beatriz
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Beatriz (Salma Hayek), an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt (John Lithgow) is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same. Rated R, 83 min

lgbt ski weekend logo
Saturday, March 24, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, March 25, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 0N8

Join in Blue Mountain Village’s celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with entertainment, family-friendly activities, parties and après all weekend long.  See here for more details http://bluemountainvillage.ca/rainbowskiweekend 

Maple Syrup Festival
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
462081 Concession 24 Georgian Bluffs N0H 2T0

The Rotary Club of Wiarton's Maple Magic is now in its 7th year. A fun filled family event that includes celebrating the onset of Spring with a feast of Buttermilk Pancakes topped with fresh Regal Point Elk Farm's Maple Syrup. The house specialties include a Peaches & Cream meal and Kids Gourmet meal selections of a Wiarton Willie or a Country Bear. OR, try a "snack waffle" from the new Waffle Bar! Climb Mt. Haymore!

Seedy Saturday at the Library
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Join us at the Library for our 2nd Annual Seedy Saturday!

10 am - 1 pm

Guest Speaker Brian Robin of Grange Hollow Gardens & Nursery at 11 am

FREE ADMISSION

Eclipse
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
102599 Grey Rd 18 RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

You HAVE to see it! The Beauty of a Total Solar Eclipse. This lively presentation will explain the science behind the natural phenomena of solar eclipses and where and how to experience them over the next 5 - 6 years.

Georgian Bay Symphony
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
1550 8th St E Owen Sound N4K 3P6

Zapfenstreich March - L. van Beethoven ; Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor - L. van Beethoven ; Symphony No. 7 in A Major - L. van Beethoven. Ilya Poletaev captured First Prize at the prestigious 2010 International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition in Leipzig, Germany. Dr. Poletaev will perform Beethoven's Concerto for Piano in C Minor No. 3.

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 7:45pm to 10:30pm
131 Garafraxa Street, South Durham N0G 1R0

For one hour each year, the world is encouraged to power down and switch off their lights for Earth Hour to show solidarity with global efforts to secure nature, celebrate the diversity of life, and reconnect with Earth. 

genealogy workshops
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Genealogy Workshops @ the Library - Organizing your Genealogical Research

Monday, March 26 at 7:00pm in the library auditorium

During the presentation, Janet Iles will demonstrate several genealogical software programs for Windows based computers, online tree sites, and other non-genealogical software that can be used as well.

Admission is free!

Women;s Christian Temperance Image
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
102599 Grey Rd 18, RR4 Owen Sound N4K 5N6

Join Richard Thomas for the second presentation of the 2018 Spring Lecture Series. This series takes place on Tuesdays following March Break, March 20 - April 10.

Easter Logo
Friday, March 30, 2018 (All day) to Monday, April 2, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 0N8

Bring the kids for the annual Village Easter Egg Hunt, horse and wagon rides and family activities. Check out the end of season meltdown party and Pond Skim March 31. See here for more details bluemountainvillage.ca/easter

Mission Zimbabwe Maple Syrup Festival
Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 9:00am
373 -18th Ave Hanover N4N 3S5

New Hanover Maple Syrup Festival a great spring outing for families!

On-going Event
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 1:45pm to Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
The Arts Centre Collingwood L9Y 2M1

CALL TO ARTISTS

The Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts

Invites you to participate in its

38th ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW

April 13th to May 26th

The Arts Centre, 163 Hurontario Street, Collingwood.

 

Reception: Sunday, April 22nd 1:00 to 3:00

On-going Event
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, March 25, 2018 (All day)
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Strokes is comprised of various works completed since 2012 by Meaford artist Dean Raeburn-Bell.

Savour Owen Sound
On-going Event
Friday, February 16, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, March 31, 2018 (All day)
Various Locations Owen Sound N4K 2H4

We love dining out in Owen Sound, and it's especially delicious during Savour Owen Sound, our mid-winter culinary event featuring local restaurants. Enjoy a specially prepared three-course meal for a set price at Nathaniel's Steak & Seafood, the Sweetwater Restaurant at Cobble Beach Resort, Bishop's Landing at the Best Western Inn on the Bay, Elsie's Diner, Oregano Bistro, Sabitri's Global Cuisine or Jazzmyn's Tapas & Taps.

On-going Event
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 11:00am to Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
The Arts Centre Collingwood L9Y 2M1

CALL TO ARTISTS for: 

9th Annual Murray J. Clerkson Award

The Murray J. Clerkson Committee is now accepting submissions for this year’s
award. The award is presented to a talented emerging artist who resides in the South Georgian Bay region.

The winner will receive a $1000 cash prize.  The winner and four finalists will be featured in an exhibition of their work for the month of June at the BMFA Arts Centre.

painting Inspired Palettes
On-going Event
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, May 5, 2018 (All day)
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

A general exhibition from Mar 27 – May 5 of varied mediums and subject matter by artists of the South Simcoe Palette Club, who meet once a week to share info and support each other in their work.  www.Southsimcoepaletteclub.ca

Please call Box Office for Gallery hours.