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Week of August 18 2019
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.

This year’s lineup features Kathleen Edwards, The Paperboys, William Prince, Gangstagrass and many more who will be joining us for concerts and intimate workshops.

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

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:

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!

$25/person (Children 13 & under are FREE).

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.

A gala reception takes place Friday, Aug 23 from 7 to 10 pm, followed by two more days of the show: Saturday, Aug 24 from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, Aug 25 from 10 am to 4 pm. Six guest artists will join WFGA's regular members to present artworks in oil, acrylic, watercolour, pastel, wood, metal, fibre and leaded glass.

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. ❤️🐹🐱 Buy your tickets in person or online at ➡️ bit.ly/FeastOfFields 📞 Call 519-538-2459 for more information.

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!

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