Local Events

COLLINGWOOD AFTER 5

It was a fun evening of networking at the Collingwood Chamber of Commerce After 5. Georgian Life Media Inc. co-hosted with 97.7 Max FM and mycollingwood.ca.  Special thanks to Kimberly Schneider of Duntroon Cyder House and Kyle from the The Collingwood...

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CLEARVIEW COMMUNITY THEATRE

They have come to singClearview Community Theatre performed another awesome show “We Have Come To Sing” on April 5th and 6th. The show was a fundraiser and featured an adult Open Troupe, a Children’s Troupe, a Youth Troupe and a Ukulele Troupe. Director...

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GOLDENAIRES AFTER 5 IN MEAFORD

AN INVITATION FROM THE GOLDENAIRESThe Goldenaires hosted the Meaford After 5 Chamber event on March 21st, at the United Church. They welcomed the community with a song and a small sample of what’s to come. Formed in 1969, the Goldenaires Women’s Choir is...

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DIVA ON A DIME

A day with the divasJust say “Yes to the Dress!!!” Exchanging Vows Bridal Boutique in Collingwood was once again the host venue, as owner Tara Mandel Klein and the Kinette Club of Collingwood held their ever-popular annual Diva on a Dime fundraiser. A...

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WOODSTOCK 50 YEARS LATER

Woodstock 50 Years LaterProduced by Chris Scerri, this was not your ordinary concert on the eve of April 6th at Meaford Hall. Opening with voiceovers, festival scenes by Bill Loucks, and narration by Christopher Thomas, this arrangement provided...

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LADIES NIGHT AT TREASURE TAILS

Oh yes, it’s ladies’ night and the deals are rightTreasure Tails, the Georgian Triangle Humane Society’s retail store, downtown Collingwood, held a casual fun-filled evening just for ladies. It was the perfect chance to enjoy some delicious treats and...

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COLLINGWOOD SKATING CARNIVAL

The greatest show on iceThe Collingwood Skating Club held their 68th Annual Skating Carnival “Cirque du Patinage” and it truly was the greatest show on ice! The delightful afternoon at the Eddie Bush Arena featured amazing performances by very talented...

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ROTARY EASTER DINNER HAMPERS

Easter HampersAgain this Easter, The Rotary Club of Wasaga Beach packed and delivered close to 300 Easter dinner hampers and a chocolate treat for local families in need. This year the club provided each family with a crock pot with recipes to prepare...

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THE LIVING WISH FOUNDATION

Reframing hope, one wish at a timeCongratulations to Dr. Alyssa Boyd, Lisa Wright-Kelly RN, and Nancy Good-Kennedy RN, co-founders of The Living Wish Foundation, a wonderful new not-for-profit, on their successful launch celebration held April 4th, at...

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2ND ANNUAL SERVICE CLUB RALLY

RALLYING TOGETHER FOR GREATER GOODThe Wasaga Beach Lions Club, The Kinette Club, The Lioness Club, and The Rotary Club of Wasaga Beach had their second annual Service Club Rally in The Lions Den at the a RecPlex on April 15th. They enjoyed a fun, social...

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ANNUAL HOME AND GARDEN SHOW

A Sign of SpringThe Wasaga Beach Lions Club presented their 26th annual Home and Garden Show at the Recplex on April 13-14. All four halls were filled with people enjoying displays and information on home renovations, decorating tips, garden machinery and...

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MOVE TO GIVE FUNDRAISER

Sweat, rattle and rollMove to Give celebrated it’s 10th anniversary at the Collingwood YMCA on April 7th. It was four gruelling hours of nonstop music and sweat inducing cycling. People of all ages pedalled their hearts out and raised over $53,000! Funds...

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MERAKI ARTISAN MARKET

CRAFTY BUSINESSThe Meraki Artisan Market was held at Nottawa Hall on April 20th, with a curated collection of incredibly talented local Artisans, Makers & Creators. Meraki means to do something with soul, creativity or love, to put something of...

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THORNBURY CIDER EASTER MARKET

Celebrating Spring with some sipping and shopping!Thornbury Craft Cider & Brew House invited all to celebrate spring and local creatives at their Easter Artisan Market held Sunday of the Easter weekend. It was a perfect day to stop by the brew house...

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MAGIC OF CHILDREN IN THE ARTS

25 years of magic!Magic of Children in the Arts was founded in 1994 by local artist, Lory MacDonald. With the help of parents and volunteers, it evolved into an annual event at the Collingwood Public Library, and this year at the Simcoe Street Theatre...

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BUSINESS RECOGNITION AWARDS

Celebrating some outstanding businesses in the Blue MountainsMembers of the Blue Mountains Chamber of Commerce gathered at the Marsh Street Centre for the AGM and annual Business Recognition Awards. Chamber President, Steve Simon led members through the...

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EASTER IN COLLINGWOOD

Easter Bunny Keeps Collingwood HoppingMuch to the delight of kids and families, the Easter Bunny hopped into Collingwood for his annual visit. The cool weather didn’t dampen the spirits of the crowds at the Collingwood Station Museum and throughout...

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RAINBOW SKI WEEKEND

A rainbow weekend Every colour of the rainbow shone over Blue Mountain as the Blue Mountain Village Association hosted its second annual Rainbow Ski Weekend, a celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with great entertainment, family-friendly...

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WOMEN’S DAY IN WASAGA BEACH

International Womens Day in Wasaga BEACH The Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce’s Celebrating Women In Business Awards, on March 8th, at the RecPlex, was a huge success! Over 200 people gathered to celebrate nominees, award winners, and each other from all...

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ST. PATRICK’S DAY IN WASAGA

Shenanigans in Wasaga Beach There was plenty of Irish stew, corned beef and cabbage, as well as green beer served up at the St. Patricks Day Party at the Wasaga RecPlex on March 16th. The Gorm Highlanders helped celebrate with DJ Lenny.The event was in...

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PANCAKE TUESDAY

Hot off the grill for a good cause Sunset Grill in Wasaga Beach participated in their annual Pancake Tuesday Fundraiser event on Shrove Tuesday, March 5th, where the buttermilk pancakes were only a $1 donation. The donation was in support of Canadian...

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HEALTH AND LEISURE EXPO

Something for everyone! Clearview Township hosted their 11th annual Health and Leisure Expo at New Lowell’s Royal Canadian Legion on March 23rd. Over 30 vendors were on display with their community sports, recreational programs and health and wellness...

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MINI TOURISM CONFERENCE

We love tourism The second annual Tourism Mini Conference, hosted by the Small Business Enterprise Centre and South Georgian Bay Tourism at the Blue Mountain Village Conference Centre on March 21st, was another resounding success! This informative summit...

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MEAFORD JOB FAIR

Job fair blooms in time for spring Presented by YMCA Owen Sound, the Meaford Job Fair brought together employers from Meaford and the surrounding areas to the Meaford & St. Vincent Community Centre to meet with prospective employees. Over 30 businesses...

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DAVID JOHNSTON FUNDRAISER

An evening with Former Governor General Right Honourable David Johnston Hospice Georgian Triangle hosted The Right Honourable David Johnston and the Rideau Hall Foundation on March 6th, at New Life Church in Collingwood. He shared his latest book “Trust:...

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WOMEN’S DAY IN COLLINGWOOD

A CELEBRATION OF WOMEN  International Women’s Day in Collingwood was held at Simcoe Street Theatre on March 8th. It was a sold out event including discussion and networking.The line-up of speakers and panelists included mayors, CEOs, entrepreneurs,...

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