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August 2018
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Terrace Thursdays- July 5, 12, 26 and Aug 2 & 23

$35/pp plus HST

ON THE TERRACE ‘Terrace Thursdays’ are back for Summer 2018!

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!

Grey Bruce Automotive Swap Meet & Flea Market
Friday, August 3, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, August 5, 2018 (All day)
Bruce Rd.10 Park Head NOH 1AO

Our Next Event will be held on Aug. 3rd, 4th & 5th. We will be having our Classic Auto Show N Shine on Aug. 4th. With 50's & 60's Rock N Roll Music Followed by a Drive In Movie at Dusk.

Customer Admission is $6.00 Per Person

Vendor Admission is $35.00 Per Site 

New Vendors Welcome! Must Pre Register in Advance.

Here on Earth Mixed Music Festival
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 12:00pm to Monday, August 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
126491 Southgate Road 12 Dundalk N0G2A0

We believe that it is more than OK to like more than one style of music! In fact, when we thought about what “type” of music fest we would have, we realized we did not have any one favourite, so why should we expect others to?!

81st Annual Wiarton Rotary Village Fair 2018
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 6:00pm to Monday, August 6, 2018 - 11:00pm
Bluewater Park Wiarton N0H 2T0

Family Fun at Bluewater Park in Wiarton!

Symphony in the barn illustration
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 6:30pm to Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
393889 Concession 2 Durham N0G 1R0

The critically-acclaimed Symphony in the Barn at Glencolton Farms, Canada's leading biodynamic farm, brings together music, installations, and the tastes and sounds of idyllic farm life.

2018 performances include New York City's Attacca String Quartet, the Symphony in the Barn Festival Chamber Orchestra, and Mentorship Programme international Artists-in-Residence.

emancipation festival
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 6:30pm to Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 3:00pm
Harrison Park & Grey Roots Owen Sound N4K 5N6

The Emancipation Festival in beautiful Grey, Bruce & Simcoe Counties is the longest continuous running Emancipation Picnic in North America.

Mosaic World Music
Saturday, August 4, 2018 (All day) to Monday, August 6, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd The Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

A weekend of music inspired by world cultures, featuring interactive drumming, hiking, scavenger hunts, groove dancing and free family activities! 

Memories of the Summer of Love Theatre
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 2:00pm to Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Memories of the Summer of Love
Created by Chris McHarge & Colin Stewart 

Tickets $40. Buy all 3 theatre shows and save 10% on tickets

Aug 8 @ 2 & 8pm

Aug 9 @ 8pm

Aug 10 @ 8pm

Aug 11 @ 8pm

Wild Wonders at Blue
Saturday, August 11, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, August 12, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd The Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

Edutainment with an animal flair! Free-flying birds of prey, indigenous animal and reptile shows, street performers, live music, a creepy crawly scavenger hunt, hiking, and lots more! 

Sat Aug 11: Durham County Poets with Dana Sipos
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
136215 Grey Road 40 Desboro N0H 1K0

Desboro Music Hall 2018 Concert Series
Sat Aug 11, 2018
Opening Act: Dana Sipos
All Ages
Doors open at 7pm, Music starts at 7:30pm

Last Waltz
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
156 Jozo Weider Boulevard The Blue Mountains L9Y 0V2

A special tribute to The Last Waltz. Some outstanding 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.

Photo of A & W Car Show
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
1313 16th St. E. Owen Sound N4K 1Z4

$2 from every Teen Burger sold will be donated to the MS Society; will be taking donations for the MS Society. 

Car Show at Heritage Place Shopping Center 5pm until Dusk. FREE registration!

Silent Auction with great donations from our community partners. 

Summerfolk
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
Kelso Beach Park Owen Sound N4K 2H4

The 43rd Annual Summerfolk Music & Crafts Festival returns to Kelso Beach Park in Owen Sound - August 17th - 19th!

An internationally renowned festival - with an internationally renowned line-up!  This year, catch performances from:

Sarah Harmer - Stephen Fearing - Susan Aglukark - Bahamas

Fred Penner - Suzie Vinnick - Samantha Martin

My Son The Hurricane - Beppe Bambeta - Drew McIvor

2018 Thornbury Summer Antiques Show
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
81 Victoria Street Thornbury N0H2P0

Featuring fine antiques, estate jewellery, a variety of art vendors including glass works and pottery, as well as quality vintage and mid-century modern items. The event runs on Saturday, August 18th from 10am - 5pm and Sunday, August 19th from 10am - 4pm.

Located at the Beaver Valley Community Centre (81 Victoria Street in downtown Thornbury / 14km west of Collingwood)

Admission: $5 for the weekend.

Village Vibe
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 11:00am to Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 11:00am
156 Jozo Weider Blvd, The Blue Mountains, ON L9Y 3Z2 Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

Enjoy a compilation of Village favourites, from interactive children’s activities to the region’s best live music and a mountain of fun!

Poster
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
187 Marsh Street Clarksburg N0H1J0

The Marsh Street Centre presents...

Country Music Night with,
Scotty Kipfer and his hired gun band!

This is an event that you won't want to miss!

Doors open at 7 pm
The show starts at 8 pm

Members $20
Non-members $25
At the door $30 (Dependant on availability)

Tickets available at www.marshstreetcentre.com

Museum film Aug. 22, 2018
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
40 Sydenham St. Flesherton N0C1E0

Join filmmaker James Cullingham at the South Grey Museum on August 22nd as he shows his documentary film, A Journey in Jazz. This film delves into the life of Scots-Canadian Jim Galloway (1936–2014). This musician, impresario and journalist was originally from Dalry, outside Glasgow. He became Canada’s ambassador of jazz and co-founded the Toronto Jazz Festival.

TERRACE THURSDAYS Madison Galloway with Amici Restaurant
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Terrace Thursdays- July 5, 12, 26 and Aug 2 & 23

$35/pp plus HST

ON THE TERRACE ‘Terrace Thursdays’ are back for Summer 2018!

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!

Indigenous Life Festival
Friday, August 24, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, August 26, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd The Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

Commemorating Canada's sesquicentennial and the First Nations People whose land we share, we welcome you to a celebration of Indigenous culture. Enjoy live music, traditional crafts, shelters and games, storytelling, educational activities, and more! 

SSA - Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 11:00pm
3rd Ave West Owen Sound N4K 5P3

Make sure to be a part of the 31st Annual Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular! 10 days of fishing and fun for the whole family from August 24th - September 2nd. This fantastic family event features great fishing with thousands of dollars in prizes, but the fun doesn't stop there!

Harry Potter Day at the Library
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
15 Trowbridge St. West Meaford N4L 1V4

A Magical Fundraising Day!

For one day only, the entire Meaford Public Library transforms itself into Hogwarts. Wear your wizard robes, cast a few spells, and purchase some magical treats or other souvenirs to remember the day you were a wizard.

For more information, please contact the Meaford Public Library at 519-538-1060 ext. 1123 or email: libraryinfo@meaford.ca

Garafraxa cafe, Durham
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
131 Garafraxa St S Durham N0G 1R0

It’s our 25th Anniversary! Can you believe that the Autumn Leaves Studio tour is now 25 years running!
We are celebrating with a special art exhibition at the Garafraxa Café in Durham. Drop in for a glass of wine and meet the artists on Saturday, August 25th from 1-4pm. Exhibition runs August and September at the Garafraxa Café.

Autumn Leaves Studio Tour Special Art Exhibition
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
131 Garafraxa Street, South Durham N0G 1R0

It’s our 25th Anniversary!

We are celebrating with a special art exhibition at the Garafraxa Café in Durham. 

Exhibition runs August and September at the Garafraxa Café.

Drop in for a glass of wine and meet the artists on Saturday, August 25th from 1 - 4pm.

Connla at Mapleview August 25
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 3:30pm to 7:30pm
714506 Baseline Road Markdale N0C 1H0

Hailing from the cities of Armagh and Derry, Ciara McCafferty (vocals), Ciaran Carlin (Flute/Whistles) and Paul Starrett (Guitar) Emer Mallon (Harp) and Conor Mallon (Uilleann Pipes/Whistles). Labelled as the Hottest New Group out of Northern Ireland, (Chicago Irish American News) Connla have been quickly making an impact on the folk/traditional music scene.

Owen Sound Race, marathon race Ontario, Subaru Multisport race
Sunday, August 26, 2018 (All day)
Bayshore Community Centre Owen Sound N4K

A 1/2 marathon, 10k, 5k run and walk on the shores of Georgian Bay supporting the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation.

Massie Hall Fish Fry August 26 3:00 pm
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Massie Hall Chatsworth N0H 1G0

Enjoy a traditional country fish fry on the lawn at Massie Hall. Rainbow Trout by Blue Mountain Catering. Fish, Roasted Potato, Three Bean Salad, Chopped Salad, Roll and Butter, Tartar Sauce, Pie, Coffee Tea and lemonade. Sit under the trees and Listen to authentic country music by Rainbow Country Way while waiting for the meal to start.

Owen Sound Ghost Walks
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 9:00pm
948 3rd Ave Owen Sound N4K 4P6

Welcome to the Ghost Walks of Grey – Owen Sound. Happening this Sunday night at 9pm, Guides from the Billy Bishop Home & Museum will take you through the city to uncover the strange and magnificent tales of Owen Sound. This walking tour of the city is for those who wish to step back in time to explore the cities historically rich past.

MIFF Meaford International Film Festival
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 1:30pm to Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Each Labour Day weekend since 2007, The Meaford International Film Festival has brought films from around the world to Meaford Hall. These are the best of the best, recent winners of awards at renowned film festivals.

Craigleith Depot
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:00pm to 3:45pm
113 Lakeshore Road East The Blue Mountains L9Y 0N1

Free drop-in event for children 0-5 years. Join in on the beautiful porch of The Craigleith Heritage Depot for storytime, crafts and games.

Story Time at the Beach
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 10:45am to 11:30am
4 Harbour Street Thornbury N0H 2P0

Join us for a great way to start your weekend! 10:45am-11:30am. Children aged 0-5 years will experience a wonderful theme featuring stories, songs, crafts, and summer fun. No need to register for this drop-in event. Remember to bring your sunscreen, towel and hat.

Photo of Jayden Grahlman: New album “Diving In”, Jayden brings an infectious energy and soulful musicality.
On-going Event
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 5:30pm to Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 5:30pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Happening July 5th, 12th, 26th and Aug 2nd & 23rd

$35/pp plus HST

ON THE TERRACE ‘Terrace Thursdays’ are back for Summer 2018!

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!

Serve it up tennis
On-going Event
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 9:30am to Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 4:30pm
221 McLeese Drive Kemble N0H 1S0

Come learn tennis on the gorgeous courts of Cobble Beach this summer. The basics of tennis will be taught through positive, skill building games that focus on eye-hand coordination, agility, movement – and most importantly fun!
Lessons will be semi-private and customized for each player, suitable for ages 4-11. They will be taught by a young, experienced and enthusiastic tennis instructor.

Eco Adventure August Tour Special 2018
On-going Event
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, August 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Aug 1 - 31, 2018

Save $10 OFF 9am and 10:30am August weekday Eco Adventure Tours at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures. Valid for up to 5 visitors.

Collingwood Arts and Music Festival
On-going Event
Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
Eddie Bush Memorial Arena Collingwood L9Y 4H5

CALL TO ARTISTS FOR THE 32nd ANNUAL COLLINGWOOD ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL (CAMF) A JURIED SHOW

Presented by the Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts

IS MOVING INDOORS!!!

To the EDDIE BUSH MEMORIAL ARENA, DOWNTOWN COLLINGWOOD

AUGUST CIVIC HOLIDAY WEEKEND, SAT 9-5 & SUN 10-4

LOW FEES EXCLUSIVE TO THIS FIRST YEAR IN EDDIE BUSH ARENA!

BMFA Member $55.   Non-Member $75.

Summit 2018
On-going Event
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
156 Jozo Weider Boulevard The Blue Mountains L9Y 0V2

Some of Canada’s finest musicians performing the best in Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll. This handpicked group of artists have come together to create a performance showcasing music that will have everyone out of their seats, singing and dancing to the rhythm.

Save $30 on Fall Weekday Eco Adventure Tours
On-going Event
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, October 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
260/280 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Until – October 26, 2018

Summit 2018
On-going Event
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
156 Jozo Weider Boulevard The Blue Mountains L9Y 0V2

Some of Canada’s finest musicians performing the best in Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll. This handpicked group of artists have come together to create a performance showcasing music that will have everyone out of their seats, singing and dancing to the rhythm.

Owen Sound Outdoor Movie Night
On-going Event
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 7:30pm to Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 10:00pm
808 2nd Ave E Owen Sound N4K 2H4

Join us for free children's activities and a fun flick under the stars! Bring chairs, blankets, snacks and friends - all the things you'll need to be comfortable and enjoy a family-focused movie night. Free admission!

Evening activities start around 7:30 PM and movies start after sunset (about 8:40 PM). In case of inclement weather, the movies will be shown under a picnic shelter or indoors.

Summit 2018
On-going Event
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
156 Jozo Weider Boulevard The Blue Mountains L9Y 0V2

Some of Canada’s finest musicians performing the best in Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll. This handpicked group of artists have come together to create a performance showcasing music that will have everyone out of their seats, singing and dancing to the rhythm.

Indigenous Art Exhibition and Sale
On-going Event
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 9:30pm to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 6:00pm
969 Second Avenue E. Owen Sound N4K 2H6

Gallery de Boer-Fine Art invites visitors to immerse themselves in an outstanding and diverse selection of traditional and contemporary Indigenous art. Exuberant, restrained, symbolic, narrative, spiritual, humorous, political, expressionistic or representational, this exhibition illustrates the breadth and passion of aboriginal artistic expression.

Summit 2018
On-going Event
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
156 Jozo Weider Boulevard The Blue Mountains L9Y 0V2

Some of Canada’s finest musicians performing the best in Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll. This handpicked group of artists have come together to create a performance showcasing music that will have everyone out of their seats, singing and dancing to the rhythm.