Calendar

It’s date time…as in, circle it, add it to the calendar on your phone, whatever it takes to remind you to plan your visit to BruceGreySimcoe!  And, take care of it all ahead of time - event tickets, accommodations and reservations at your favourite (or soon to be favourite!) eateries.

Check out the calendar for events across the region, ranging from music to arts and culture, sports events, heritage celebrations, nature and fireworks. 

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Thursday, 9/2/2024 12:00:00 AM

True or False: The Fun Science Exhibition

In this travelling exhibit from Sherbrooke Museum of Nature and Science (QC) opening at the BCM&CC on May 16, tap into your inner skeptic on a...
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Wednesday, 9/4/2024 12:00:00 AM

Downtown Port Elgin Farmers' & Artisan Market

NEW LOCATION, even bigger and better!! Join us every Wednesday for fresh produce, local meats, specialty foods, artisan made goods. Grab a bit and...
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Friday, 7/1/2024 12:00:00 AM

Meaford 150 Art Show

To celebrate Meaford’s 150th birthday we are holding a group show of art inspired by the town of Meaford and the surrounding area! Running...
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Friday, 6/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Mindful Self Compassion - A Weekend Retreat

This weekend is an exploration of self-respect, kindness and common humanity. Using mindfulness activities and self-care exercises including...
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Friday, 6/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

A Queer Camp

A camp retreat weekend, for queers by queers, to mingle in nature. We have reached out to queer entrepreneurs to group together what we think is...
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Saturday, 6/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Ginkgo Footprints 10th Annual Festival - Among the Peonies

Come out to celebrate our 10th Annual “Among the Peonies” festival with us along with presenters, artists, and vendors plus food! Lots to see...
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Saturday, 6/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Learn To Spin With A Drop Spindle at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm with our unique Icelandic Sheep! Learn the art of spinning wool. Drop Spindles were one of the earliest forms of...
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Wednesday, 6/19/2024 12:00:00 AM

Felted Soap Workshop

Come join us on the farm for a workshop with our unique Icelandic sheep and learn the art of wet felting! You will learn how to layer wool to form...
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Wednesday, 6/19/2024 12:00:00 AM

Release the Present and Past Life "Karma" with Sifu James

In this workshop, we explore how “Karma” is created and the effect of it to our life. If you know the cause, then releasing it may be a simple step...
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Thursday, 6/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Art of Healing with Arrole Lawrence - Secondary

This workshop pulls skills together to navigate personal traumas and unpleasant situations that continue to have a negative effect on your thoughts...
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Friday, 6/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Join this dynamic, annual, education-focused celebration of the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit...
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Friday, 6/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

Creemore's Summer Solstice Festival

Join us in celebrating the longest day of the year! Creemore's Annual Summer Solstice Festival is an open-air street party and music event Line...
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Friday, 6/23/2024 12:00:00 AM

Summer Solstice Yoga & Hike REtreat

REJUVENATE, INVIGORATE, CELEBRATE! This is an invitation to relax, and reconnect with the natural world around you. We will visit Sainte Marie...
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Friday, 6/23/2024 12:00:00 AM

TD Salsa at Blue

Muy Caliente! The very hot Ontario Salsa tour returns to Blue Mountain from June 21 to 23, 2024! A family street party transforms the entire...
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Saturday, 6/22/2024 12:00:00 AM

Leith Summer Festival Gala Opening Concert

An intimate series of concerts by nationally known performers in an historic building with outstanding acoustics.
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Saturday, 6/23/2024 12:00:00 AM

Coldwater and Area Studio Tour 2024

The artists of the Coldwater and Area Studio Tour invite you to join us for an exciting weekend showcasing the work of 38 talented, dynamic artists...
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Tuesday, 6/27/2024 12:00:00 AM

The Essence of Breath

During this experiential and immersive breathing retreat, you will learn how our breath is intended to work and how modern stressors can impact it....
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Thursday, 6/27/2024 12:00:00 AM

Felted Vessel / Pod Workshop at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm with our unique Icelandic sheep! Learn how to make a felted bowl or pod with our wool. This class is an intro to using a...
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Thursday, 8/29/2024 12:00:00 AM

Shadows and Stone: Evening Experience

Watch the sparks fly in the blacksmith shop. Roast bannock on a stick. Hear the creatures of the Wye River stir to life. Sip tea by the crackling...
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Friday, 6/28/2024 12:00:00 AM

Grey Roots 20th Anniversary Party

Celebrate 20 years of Grey Roots! This event is held on a PD Day Friday - bring the whole family! There is no charge to attend, and all are...
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Friday, 7/1/2024 12:00:00 AM

Get Your Glow On! Yoga Retreat

You will glow from the inside out and feel radiant after three nights of stress free bliss. You will be guided through a series of meditation and...
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Saturday, 7/1/2024 12:00:00 AM

Blue Mountain Canada Day Long Weekend Presented by Subaru

Celebrating our home and native land with family entertainment, a special Canada Day ceremony, and spectacular fireworks! Don’t miss weekend...
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Monday, 8/30/2024 12:00:00 AM

Summer Museum Tours

No preregistration required! Explore the rich history of Bruce County this summer with our guided Museum tours! During this 45-minute tour...
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Wednesday, 8/7/2024 12:00:00 AM

Cultural Demonstrations

Discover cultural traditions and explore the richness of Indigenous heritage in the region. These demonstrations will cover a variety of topics...
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Wednesday, 8/28/2024 12:00:00 AM

Wonderful Wildlife Shows

Select dates through July & August | 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Get up close and personal with some of nature's most fascinating creatures this...
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Thursday, 8/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Pop-up Summer Crafting Thursdays

Thursdays from July 4 – August 15 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Our drop-in summer crafting program invites guests of all ages to unleash their...
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Friday, 7/7/2024 12:00:00 AM

Mariposa Folk Festival

For six decades Mariposa has been presenting world class creators and performers of folk, roots, blues, gospel, acoustic and world music traditions...
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Friday, 7/7/2024 12:00:00 AM

Kincardine Scottish Festival & Highland Games

Our festival aims to preserve, enhance, and celebrate Kincardine’s Scottish roots. Enjoy three days and nights of lively music, exciting...
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Saturday, 7/6/2024 12:00:00 AM

Summit 700 Trail Running Festival

One of Ontario’s best trail running experiences. Flowing through Blue Mountain Resort’s challenging single-track trail network each course will...
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Saturday, 7/6/2024 12:00:00 AM

2024 Blue Mountains Arts & Crafts Walk

Grab a hat and a pair of walking shoes for an event where art meets the great outdoors! The Arts & Crafts Walk is a one-day, self-guided tour that...
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Sunday, 7/7/2024 12:00:00 AM

Picnic in the Lavender Fields with Ti Amo La Cucina Italiana

Bring your picnic blanket and we will provide the rest. You will enjoy an Italian picnic by Ti Amo La Cucina Italiana. Your meal includes...
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Thursday, 7/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

Felted Wool Dryer Ball Workshop at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm for a workshop with our unique Icelandic sheep! This is an introduction to felting. Learn how to make your own wool dryer...
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Friday, 7/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Four Winds Music Fest

FOUR WINDS MUSIC FEST is a three day music festival WITH A ‘ROOTS & ROCK’ VIBE SINGER-SONGWRITER FOLK • ROCK WORLD MUSIC AND BLUEGRASS.
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Friday, 7/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Four Winds Music Fest

Three-day cultural music festival at Riverstone Retreat showcasing artists from diverse cultural backgrounds and various musical genres...
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Saturday, 7/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

Bruce County Comicon

Bruce County's biggest collectibles show is coming! Our vendors will be selling collectibles, comics, vintage toys, cards, video games, art and...
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Saturday, 7/13/2024 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Harbour Run

Run or Walk in the quaint town of Meaford off Georgian Bay at the Meaford hospital foundation 5km walk run and free kids run Sat. July 13, 2024
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Saturday, 7/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Grey Bruce Garden Tour

Come and view the beautiful gardens in Grey and Bruce at the 2nd Annual Grey Bruce Garden Tour! Donations toward accessible playground equipment...
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Tuesday, 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Flight of the Monarchs

Enjoy a special visit from author Dorothy Ladd who will read from her beautifully illustrated children’s book, Memengwaa, the Monarch Butterfly...
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Tuesday, 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Marine Heritage Festival Launch Party

Marine Heritage Festival Launch Party July 26 Get ready for the Annual Marine Heritage Festival, happening this summer from July 26-28! The...
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Tuesday, 7/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Demonstration Day

Join us for a special day full of cultural demonstrations with Chef Zach Keeshig of Naagan, Parks Canada, Elder Shirley John, and others!
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Wednesday, 7/17/2024 12:00:00 AM

Wonderful Wildlife Special Feature: Discovering Dinosaurs

Get ready for a prehistoric party of epic proportions as Tim spills the beans on the incredible journey of dinosaur bones—from dusty digs to...
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Saturday, 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Pet Expo 2024

Meaford Pet Expo 2024, Grey Bruce's largest pet festival, returns! Hosted by Canadian Pet Connection, it's a free event with over 50 vendors...
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Saturday, 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

Pizza Picnic at Essentially Lavender

Join us for a Pizza Picnic in the lavender fields. Grassroots Woodfired Pizza will be making your pizzas and salad at the farm in their woodfired...
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Saturday, 7/28/2024 12:00:00 AM

Wiarton Lavender Festival

Join us for the 1st Annual Wiarton Lavender Festival at Bluewater Park on the beautiful shores of Colpoy’s Bay in Wiarton, Ontario. Free to get in,...
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Wednesday, 7/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

Luke Doucet – Studio 79

Luke Doucet will be on stage this summer for an exclusive to Studio 79 solo performance and we can't wait! Two-time JUNO Award nominee Luke...
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Saturday, 8/4/2024 12:00:00 AM

Wiarton Homecoming Weekend

A "For the Community/By the Community" fun-filled Festival of Activities, Events and Entertainment put on by local Service Clubs & Community...
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Friday, 8/18/2024 12:00:00 AM

Music on the Bruce Summer Chamber Music Festival

Music on the Bruce is a summer festival that brings world-class classical chamber music performances to communities on and around the Bruce...
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Saturday, 8/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Summer Symphony

Music-on-the-Bruce kicks off their summer season with a mesmerizing performance featuring a set of five songs for string quartet and voice by...
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Saturday, 8/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Bruce Peninsula Multisport Race

The 14th annual BPMR sees soloists and teams tackle the Bruce Peninsula’s cliff-strewn shorelines, forests and waterways by paddling, mountain...
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Saturday, 8/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

Garden Tour

Visit three different gardens over two days. Essentially Lavender will be open for self-guided tours and will be doing lavender essential oil...
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Saturday, 8/17/2024 12:00:00 AM

The Wonderful World of Witchcraft and Wizardry

Welcome all wizards, witches and muggles! Have a fun day of shopping at our street vendors and stores. Fun for all ages!
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Saturday, 8/25/2024 12:00:00 AM

Hopeville Kite Festival

Ontario’s largest kite festival. Located just west of Dundalk, the Hopeville kite festival offers a magical weekend of flight, music, food...
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Saturday, 8/25/2024 12:00:00 AM

Natural Dyeing of Yarn & Roving at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm for a workshop with our unique Icelandic sheep! Join us for a weekend of fun, learning, creating and dyeing! This is a 2...
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Monday, 8/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

Harry Manx

National Folk Award nominated Canadian Singer-Songwriter and Record Maker, Jim Bryson, will be gracing our up close and intimate studio stage in...
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Monday, 10/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival

The Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival happens every autumn from mid-September to mid-October. Meaford is invaded by scarecrows hanging from...
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Friday, 9/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Owen Sound Ribfest 2024

Owen Sound Ribfest 2024 Presented by Ontario Festival Group will take place at the Bayshore Community Centre convenient for area residents and...
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Saturday, 9/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Learn to Weave an Icelandic Wool Scarf / Shawl at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm for a workshop with our unique Icelandic sheep! Learn to weave with Instructor, Cheryl Sheridan of The Barn Studio. Each...
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Saturday, 9/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Tobermory Trail Race Weekend – Run The Edge

Trail run iconic sections of the Bruce Trail through Bruce Peninsula National Park, or take part in Ontario’s most unique trail run, the Flowerpot...
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Saturday, 9/28/2024 12:00:00 AM

Marine and Rail Model Show and Sale

Join the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre in Owen Sound to celebrate railroad and ship modelers at this inaugural event! This show and sale...
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Friday, 10/6/2024 12:00:00 AM

Autumn Leaves Studio Tour

The Autumn Leaves Studio Tour invite the public into their homes and studios during the studio tour weekend. You'll discover beautiful works in...
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Sunday, 10/6/2024 12:00:00 AM

Learn to Spin and Icelandic Yarn at Kimber Valley Farms

Come join us on the farm for a workshop with our unique Icelandic sheep! Using the lovely soft roving from our Icelandic sheep, we'll explore...
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Friday, 10/26/2024 12:00:00 AM

Grimm Grounds Hallowe'en Event

Grimm Grounds is a major Hallowe'en event located at the Georgian Bay Recreational Park featuring several attractions. The event consists of the...
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Saturday, 10/12/2024 12:00:00 AM

Thornbury Turkey Trot Run/Walk

Enjoy the fall in a family friendly Thanksgiving Walk/Run through the Beaver Valley in support of Rotary. Half Marathon, 10k, 5k 1k free kids run...
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