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It’s date time…as in, circle it, add it to your phone, whatever it takes to remember to plan your warm weather visit to BruceGreySimcoe!  Spring festivals, Canada Day celebrations, music festivals, live theatre, farmers’ markets, family activities and entertainment, community suppers, food and beverage festivals and more.   There’s summer fun for all ages!  Only a short drive away from most urban centres in Ontario, it’s well worth the drive for a day trip or couple of nights’ stay

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Friday, 6/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Huron Fringe Birding Festival

Join us over two four-day weekends to celebrate spring in Ontario! Migration continues north through the fringe of land that follows Lake Huron’s...
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Saturday, 5/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Into the Green & Blues Street Festival

Experience live music, outdoor games, an interactive photo booth, entertainment for the kids including bouncy castles, an obstacle course, face...
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Thursday, 5/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

A Night At The Gallery

Spend an evening immersed in the culinary, visual, and performance arts at Loft Gallery in Thornbury! FOOD: Cured, The Cheese Gallery, Sustenance...
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Thursday, 5/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Stanley cup Leafs Vs. Montreal 1967

This year is the year that the Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley cup! Only at the Historic Gayety theatre. Ok, well technically it was 1967. ...
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Saturday, 6/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Celebrate Barrie

Let’s celebrate! The City of Barrie is excited for the return of Celebrate Barrie as the kick-off to the summer festival season in Barrie. Join us...
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Saturday, 6/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Shania Twin

Did you know that the first 5 concerts that CLASS ACTS presented at the Gayety Theatre have been sold out? In light of this outstanding...
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Sunday, 6/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

2019 Gutsy Walk for Crohn's and Colitis Canada - Simcoe County

Join us on Sunday, June 2, 2019, for the Crohn's and Colitis Canada Gutsy Walk. A single day when Canadians coast to coast will walk united at this...
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Sunday, 6/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

2019 Gutsy Walk for Crohn's and Colitis Canada - Grey Bruce

Join us on Sunday June 2, 2019, for the Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Gutsy Walk. A single day when Canadians coast to coast will walk united at this...
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Saturday, 6/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mildmay in Motion

Family event celebrating all the economic successes we have had in 2018! Check out the shops downtown through the Adventure Shopping Card to win a...
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Saturday, 6/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival

Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival is Canada's original and largest butter tart festival. The sweetest day of the year is family-friendly with...
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Saturday, 9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Under the Canopy Exhibit Opening

Join us for the opening of our new exhibit, Under the Canopy! It focuses on rainforest ecology and features many animals that call this ecosystem...
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Sunday, 6/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

André Phillippe Gagnon

Known as the man of a thousand voices, André Phillippe Gagnon will bring his show to Ontario this June. Gagnon, the Canadian comedian and #1...
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Sunday, 6/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Taste of the Town

Kick off your summer at Taste of the Town! Showcasing ’tastes’ from the finest restaurants and chefs in South Georgian Bay and wines and spirits...
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Saturday, 6/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Dylan Menzie with John Muirhead

All ages. Doors open at 7pm, Music starts at 7:30 p.m. With a sprawling vocal range and compelling approach to composition, PEI’s Dylan Menzie has...
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Saturday, 6/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

WaterFront Festival

A Fantastic Father's Day weekend event at Beach Area One with Sandy Castle Building, Kitefest, Ploverpalooza, exhibits, live entertainment and more...
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Saturday, 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Streets Alive! Kick-Off - Pedal Powered

Orillia’s very own living art program, Streets Alive!, kicks off for another great season of dazzling art pieces. This year’s theme is pedal power,...
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Sunday, 6/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Moreston Sunday Spring Preview

Start your summer by taking a stroll back in time with a sneak peek of Moreston Heritage Village! Nestled in pristine countryside, Moreston...
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Sunday, 6/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

South Bruce Vintage Tractor Tour

Start with Father's Day Breakfast at the Formosa Community Centre or just start the Vintage tractor tour that goes until 6:00 pm. 20th...
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Thursday, 6/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Devin Cuddy Band

Devin Cuddy has always made music his way, and some might argue, the hard way. As the son of one of Canada’s most beloved singer/songwriters, Blue...
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Friday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

TAY Canada Day Celebrations

A fabulous, family-oriented 2 days of festivities, celebrating Canada's 152nd Birthday. Outstanding bands, entertainment, face painters, balloon...
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Saturday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Wasaga Cruiser's Fun Run

20th Annual Cruiser’s Fun Run! Come for a weekend to view over 400 custom classic cars and trucks. This event has something for every car...
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Saturday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Lion's Tail Inaugural Ride for Charity

Net profits from The Lion's Tail Inaugural Ride for Charity June 22nd 2019 ride will go to the local school's Breakfast Clubs. Donations are...
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Saturday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summer Solstice Celebration at Lora Bay Golf Club

The Meaford Hospital Foundation presents Summer Solstice Celebration on Saturday June 22, 2019 at Lora Bay Golf Club. Tickets are available at www...
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Saturday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ruff Mudder Canine Obstacle Adventure

5 km course for dogs with their owners over, under and around 80+ obstacles thru muddy forest and field. Also attempt to break Guinness world...
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Saturday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Coldwater Area Studio Tour

A self-guided tour to area artist's and crafter's studios. This studio tour includes locations in the Village of Coldwater, Victoria Harbour...
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Sunday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ride Don't Hide 2019

Ride Don’t Hide is a nationwide fundraising bike ride that brings mental health out into the open. Ride Don’t Hide is the largest mental health...
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Sunday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Saints & Sinners

Moreston Heritage Village comes to life with the colourful history of Grey County during the prohibition & bootlegging era. Dress in your 1920s...
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Monday, 7/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Wasaga Beach Canada Day

​Wasaga Beach Canada Day July 1 takes place at the beach! Stay Tuned for details - there are major plans in the works! So far we have Cindy coming...
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Friday, 7/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Barra MacNeils

Barra MacNeils Fri Jul 5 7:30pm $45 Canada’s Celtic ambassadors! For nearly three decades, Cape Breton-based family group the Barra MacNeils has...
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Friday, 7/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mariposa Folk Festival Downtown Stage

Orillia’s largest festival is once again featuring the Downtown Stage! Visit the official Mariposa Folk Stages, check out Showcase winning acts...
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Friday, 7/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Wasaga Beach Midway

Don’t miss the classic thrills, bright lights and excitement of the Wasaga Midway in Playland Park Square!
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summit 700 presented by Salomon

6K - 10K - 21K - Trail Runs Summit 700 is Ontario’s newest trail/mountain running experience. Flowing through Blue Mountain Resort’s challenging...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Georgian Bay Garden Tour

The tour will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Dedicated plant enthusiasts cultivate gorgeous local gardens to visit. Help us celebrate 25...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Harbourfest

Harbourfest offers delicious food, local brews, and great company along the water's edge. Community groups contribute family-focused activities...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Harbour 5K Run/Walk

Meaford Harbour 5K Run/Walk 23rd Annual on Saturday July 13, 2019 Competitive Run / walk 5K (chiptimed results) Early Bird Fee $40 (before May...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Safe as Houses with Nick Nace

Armed with a collection of youth-driven anthems, this kinetic quintet has amassed a cult following, spiraling out from their hometown of Kitchener,...
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Sunday, 7/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Antique & Classic Car Show

Come check out a beautiful array of antique and classic cars! Motorcycles welcome. Event is included with regular admission. Rain or shine. For...
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Wednesday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Theatre Meaford

Theatre Meaford 2019: choose from award-winning professional theatre performances at the beautifully restored Meaford Hall & Cultural Centre...
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Thursday, 7/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Beatles A to Z

Let's twist and shout and hold your hand as we come together down the long and winding road! No group has so radically transformed the sound and...
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Friday, 7/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

2nd Annual Golf Tournament in Support of the Markdale Hospital

This second annual golf tournament in support of the Markdale Hospital is scheduled for Friday July 19th at the Highland Glen Golf Club. A shot gun...
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Saturday, 7/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Elmvale Sci Fi Festival Street Party

Join us on July 20, 2019 for the 3rd Annual Elmvale, ON, as we celebrate everything Science Fiction & Fantasy with our village wide party...
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Thursday, 7/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hanover Sights & Sounds Festival

Join us in celebrating 15 years of Hanover's Biggest Block Party! Enjoy a weekend of fun for the entire family including a Kidz Night at the Drive...
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Saturday, 7/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Downtown Orillia's Summer Block Party

A downtown summer street festival like no other! Showcasing a fusion of art, fun interactive activities, music, food, kid zones, sizzling sales...
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Saturday, 7/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

F-Series Truck Rally

A gathering of owners of Ford F-series pick-up trucks for a day to show off their vehicles and trade tips and tricks and win prizes. Ford Motor...
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Saturday, 8/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

Chantry Chinook Classic Salmon Derby

Lake Huron's Largest Fishing Derby Salmon: 1st: $15,000.00 2nd: $4,000.00 3rd: $2,000.00 4th - 25th Sponsor Prize Boards ​ Trout: 1st: $7...
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Friday, 8/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Wasaga Beach Ribfest

North America's Best Rib Teams will serve Award-Winning Mouth-Watering BBQ Smoked Ribs and amazing entertainment! Located in in 3rd Street lot in...
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Saturday, 8/10/2019 12:00:00 AM

Jack Pine & The Fire with Will Melville

Jack Pine and The Fire is “driving”, “masterful”, “dynamic", and all acoustic - upright bass, Dobro, Mandolin, and Drums – A gritty alt-folk...
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Saturday, 8/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

21st Annual Downtown Orillia Classic Car Show

A jaw-dropping collection of over 400 classic cars line the Downtown streets! Enjoy live entertainment, great dining, shopping and the largest car...
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Saturday, 8/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ripley Food Art & Craft Festival

The Ripley Food Art & Craft Festival features local artists, food producers, crafters, and lots more vendors showcasing and selling their original...
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Saturday, 8/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Gran Fondo Lake Huron

The Gran Fondo Lake Huron features 4 cycling courses (30,70,110,160 KM), and a kids mini-fondo event. This untimed fundraising cycling event will...
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Monday, 8/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summer Retreat with Yoga, Meditation & Beach Time - Escape the City!

Summer Retreat with Yoga, Meditation & Beach Time - Escape the City! Monday, August 19 – Friday, August 23, 2019 Create your escape! Choose from 1 ...
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Thursday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Lucknow's Music in the Fields

3-day country music festival featuring top-rated Canadian and American acts. On-site camping, festival gardens, daytime programming and more!
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Saturday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Starry Night Art & Gallery Tour

Experience Downtown Orillia’s vibrant arts community and meet local artists in their studios and at host galleries, all under the starry sky!
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Thursday, 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Friday, 8/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Inflate - A - Fest

Experience the largest gathering of amusement inflatables for all ages to climb, bounce and play! Giant inflatables include traditional bouncy...
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Saturday, 9/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Spartan 5, 13, & 21km Race

Spartan is BACK at Highlands Nordic and we couldn't be more excited! Spartan Race is the leader in the sport of obstacle racing, offering open...
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Friday, 9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Andrew Collins Trio with Annie Sumi

7x CFMA winner/5x JUNO nominee mando-maestro Andrew Collins is joined by fellow Trio string-meisters Mike Mezzatesta and James McEleney to showcase...
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Friday, 9/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Stonebridge Wasaga Beach Blues

3 day outdoor Blues music festival with two main stages in a intimate setting with vibrant vendors village and liquid lounge.
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Saturday, 9/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Cars & Coffee at Cobble Beach

Cars & Coffee at Cobble Beach will take place Saturday September 14, 2019 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. It allows individuals with 25 years and older...
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Sunday, 9/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance

Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance Concours Sunday (September 15, 2019) The 7th annual Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance will be held on Sunday...
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Saturday, 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

We Walk the Line - Tribute to Johnny Cash

We Walk The Line is a true Johnny Cash Experience that celebrates the music and lives of 'The Man In Black' and his fun loving wife, June Carter...
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Monday, 9/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Downtown Farm to Table Dinner

Come downtown and enjoy a magical evening of local fare prepared for you by downtown restaurants. Enjoy the ambiance, listen to the sound of music,...
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Friday, 10/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival : Scarecrows' Book Invasion

Scarecrows love to read so this year's theme is Scarecrows' Book Invasion. Starting mid-September scarecrows start to invade the town of Meaford...
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Saturday, 10/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Green River Revival- The Best of CCR

Green River Revival is back! After a sold out show last year don't miss your chance to get tickets before they are all gone! The show on OCT 5...
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Saturday, 10/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hootenanny

The 2nd Annula Hootenanny celebrates Fall in Wasaga! Check out great bands, family entertainment with piles of country and folk flavours. Hope to...
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Thursday, 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Orillia Jazz Festival

Now in its 28th year, the Orillia Jazz Festival occurs in various host locations in the downtown and all over Orillia! Come discover a new-found...
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Saturday, 10/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Citizen Jane with David Stone

Citizen Jane is a Canadian folk-pop duo that lovingly crafts songs about our society’s potential to evolve in the current political climate (though...
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Wednesday, 10/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Haunting

Come experience all things that go bump in the night in Downtown Orillia. Haunted tours begin at The Opera House & Orillia Museum of Art & History...
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Saturday, 10/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Kids Halloween Costume Parade

Bring the family, dress in costume and join us for this FREE fun costume parade & contest! Trick OR treat at participating downtown merchants...
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Friday, 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Children’s Candlelight Parade

Bring the Christmas spirit to life as we light up the downtown! Join the countdown to light the Opera House tree, enjoy free hot chocolate & treats...
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Saturday, 12/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Horse and Wagon Rides in Downtown Orillia

Hop aboard a free horse drawn wagon ride, explore the Downtown as you get into the Christmas spirit!
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Saturday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Trevor MacKenzie Band

The Trevor MacKenzie Band Sat Jun 22 7:30pm $27. The Trevor MacKenzie Band is a new project picking up where the Maple Blues Award-winning...
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