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November 2018
Words Aloud Spoken Word and Literary Festival
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
185 George St W Durham N0G 1R0

WORDS ALOUD is celebrating 15 years of super-charged multi-arts, poetry & story-telling performances. Join us November 2nd to 4th for a series of influential performances and workshops by internationally renowned poets and authors. For 2018, our dedicated volunteers have put together a program that celebrates both our past and our future.

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
151 Enoch St Neustadt N0G 2M0

Over 100 vendors will be there, so bring your Christmas list with you.  The craft show is one of the largest in the area, using both the arena and hall.  You can spend the day in Neustadt having lunch and enjoying the shops.  

Book cover of The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
451 10th Avenue Hanover N4N 2P1

The Hanover Public Library welcomes Dr. Gregory Klages, author of The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson. Commemorating the one-hundredth anniversary of the death of the renowned Canadian landscape painter, The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson offers an authoritative review of the historical record, as well as some theories you might not have thought of in a hundred years.

Annual Square Foot Show - Saturday, November 3, 2018
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
18 BRUCE ST. THORNBURY N0H 2P0

Join us for our exciting Annual Square Foot Show opening on Saturday, November 3, 2018. This show is a fantastic opportunity for art lovers to purchase stunning original art at an incredible price. Hundreds of square foot paintings will be available for purchase!

Georgian Bay Story Slam GRAND FINALE
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
12 Nelson Street E Meaford N4L 1N6

Georgian Bay Story Slam is a live, true story telling competition interspersed with live music, resulting in an authentic entertainment experience ranging from the heartwarming to the hilarious!  For our Grand Slam show, we’re welcoming back past winners and fan favourites sharing their winning stories for our biggest prize purse yet! Presented by Meaford Culture Foundation.

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Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
1800 2nd Ave E. Owen Sound N4K 5R1

Join us for our 4th annual Beer Tasting! We are excited to feature Tobermory Brewing Co., Cowbell Brewing Co., and Muskoka Brewery at this year's event. You will have the opportunity to sample a gourmet food pairing with each beer, guided by Mike "Dr. Beer" Edney as well as a guest speaker from each of the breweries. You will also be able to test your beer knowledge with our mystery beer, and try your luck at our raffle!

Dean McTaggart Live at Massie Hall, November 3, 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
496766 Veterans Road North Chatsworth N0H 1G0

Dean has written songs for country superstar Wynonna Judd as well as hits for Anne Murray, Terri Clark, Rita Coolidge, Johnny Reid, The Rankin Family, John Berry, John McDermitt, Austrailian superstar Tina Arena, Blues artists Shakura S’Aida, Danny Brooks, Suzie Vinnick and many others.

Dean was twice nominated for a Juno for Songwriter of the year!

Meaford Dragons Return
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street E Meaford N4L 1N6

Meaford Chamber of Commerce’s “Dragons” will be returning for their 10th year. Watch local entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to a panel of local "Dragons" to win cash and prizes.

THURSDAY FLICKS  RBG (Ruth Bader Ginsburg Documentary)
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street E Meaford N4L 1N6

At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.

Noises Off
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Black Suit Devil Music
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 6:00pm to 11:15pm
8 Bruce St S Thornbury N0H 2P0

Friday November 9, 2018
2 Shows: 6:45 pm & 9:00 pm
Bruce Wine Bar
8 Bruce St 
Thornbury, ON 
N0H 2P0

For Reservations Go To: Opentable.ca  or Call (519) 599-1112

Noises Off
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Noises Off
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Practically Hip, Tribute to The Tragically Hip
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Established in Southern Ontario in 1997, “Practically Hip” wows their audiences with their passionate recreation of the Hip’s unique sound. They are the most sought after “Tragically Hip” tribute act in Ontario and the U.S.

You’ll be amazed at the vocal ability of Dean Hughes! You will think you are hearing Gord Downie as Dean performs the songs, rants and stories along with the five piece band.

Noises Off
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Noises Off
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Wingfield Unbound, by Dan Needles, starring Rod Beattie, directed by Douglas Beattie
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

In his fourth season on the farm (and his first as a married man) Walt Wingfield tries to preserve the memory of the old rural community of Persephone Township by promoting the crumbling Hollyhock Mill as a museum site. But the locals say the mill is haunted. Undaunted by such superstitious fears, Walt sets out to prove to the neighbours that there's nothing to this curse business - with near disastrous results.

Cost per ticket: $35

Hand made items: woven, felted, spun, knit
Friday, November 16, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, November 17, 2018 (All day)
824 1st Ave W Owen Sound N4K 4K4

The Pottawatomi Spinners and Weavers Guild will be holding their annual sale at the Owen Sound Public Library on Friday Nov. 16  from 1:00 p.m.m.

Noises Off
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Bootleg Creedence Tribute to CCR
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
Marsh Street Centre Clarksburg N0H 1J0

BOOTLEG CREEDENCE Tribute to CCR  is coming to the Marsh on SATURDAY, NOV 17TH @ 7:00 pm.

Drop in or buy your tickets online –
$20 Members / $25 Non-members / $30 at the door.
https://www.marshstreetcentre.com/tickets

Noises Off
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

John McDermott
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street E Meaford N4L 1N6

“Legend” is not a title John McDermott would readily embrace, but his accomplishments have become legendary in recording industry lore. He calls Toronto and Boston home, but he has also found a home as an international recording star and household name – known as much for his successful musical career as for his commitment to veterans’ causes. He is a long way from the man for whom singing was a hobby just ten years ago.

THURSDAY FLICKS   In Syria
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street Meaford N4L 1N6

Trapped inside her house in a city under siege, a mother of three turns her flat into a safe harbour for her family and neighbours in an attempt to protect them from the war raging on the streets of Damascus. “A chilling, fast-moving study of a Syrian household under siege…gripping from start to finish.” The Hollywood Reporter. Subtitled.

Noises Off
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Noises Off
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Elvis Tribute Peter Irwin and the Memphis Rebels
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
12 Nelson Street E Meaford N4L 1N6

Elvis Tribute artist Peter Irwin, who won the Canadian Amateur Champion in the 1998 Collingwood Elvis Festival will perform with his band, The Memphis Rebels. In 2006 Peter won the People’s Choice Award Competition in Hamilton, Ontario.  Las Vegas travellers who have watched multiple Tribute acts rank Peter as the best they have seen.

image of hand binding a book through sewing
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
251 George St E Durham N0G 1R0

Using a simple style of binding a hardboard book will be created and can be filled with sketches or writing. The book will have laced pages and the cover will use decorative Japanese or textured paper for an aesthetic effect. A treasure for personal use or as a gift for a special person.

Noises Off
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 7:30pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25 Adults, $23 Seniors, $15 Students

Directed by Kevin Haxell and Michael Frayn

Royal Wood with opener Elise LeGrow
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street Meaford N4L 1N6

Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, multiple JUNO nominated producer Royal Wood has established himself as a true musical talent. Since being proclaimed “Songwriter of the Year” by iTunes, Wood has continued to evolve and hone his musical craft – maintaining an unmistakable identity while uncovering and reinventing his sound.  www.royalwood.ca.  Presented by Meaford Hall

Speaker adventures Nov. 28, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 3:30pm
40 Sydenham St. Flesherton N0C1E0

Longtime publisher Barry Penhale brings his literary love of story to the South Grey Museum on November 28th to explore the life and times of Robert Louis Stevenson. The renowned author of such classics as Treasure Island, Kidnapped and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Stevenson was celebrated during his life by his readers and fellow writers.

True Country Show
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $30.00

The Roxy Theatre and Bognor Jam Productions bring you the second annual True Country Christmas Concert, featuring the Grey County’s own True Country Show Band and guests. Sway the night away to country classics and seasonal hits.

RPR
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
251 9th Street East Owen Sound N4K1N8

Tickets: $25.00

Back for a 2nd straight season, RPR are masters of musical storytelling. “They sing raucously and passionately with big stirring harmonies.” (The Beat)

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.

Last 100 Days of World War 1
On-going Event
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
948 3rd Ave Owen Sound N4K 4P6

September 8th: Exhibit Opening: “Final Victory – the Last 100 Days”. 

The exhibit unearths the events of the last 100 days of the First World War and how the armistice came about. Step into the past and learn about what it was like as the war began its journey to its end.

Hours: Tuesday to Sunday - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Entrance Fee: $5 per person

Billy Bishop Museum - Victorian Tea
On-going Event
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
948 3rd Ave Owen Sound N4K 4P6

Enjoy tea at Billy Bishop Home & Museum during our Victorian Christmas!

November 20th to December 23rd is the start to our Victorian Christmas operations.