Local Colour

Make yourself right at home at BruceGreySimcoe’s smaller community events.  Held in smaller venues, it’s a chance to experience small town hospitality and warmth at its very best.  Small theatre productions, community suppers, craft fairs, museum programs, art gallery events and much, much more.  And, be sure to check out the promotions page before leaving home!

Date: 23 Mar, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Class Acts proudly presents Fleetwood Max. This Amazing Canadian Tribute Show faithfully reproduces the magical atmosphere of Fleetwood Mac and Ste... Learn More

Date: 30 Mar, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Simply Queen is fronted by Freddie Mercury impersonator extraordinaire Rick Rock. Guitarist Bob Wegner was hand-picked by Queen's Brian May and Ro... Learn More

Date: 30 Mar, 2019 Community: Midland
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Elmer Iseler Singers, Lydia Adams Conductor and Artistic Director Performing repertoire that spans 500 years, with a focus on Canadian composers... Learn More

Date: 30 Mar, 2019 Community: Hanover
Category: Family

All proceeds from the festival will go to support the Village of Hope and Vimbainesu Children’s Home in Zimbabwe. The Festival will be held on the... Learn More

Date: 05 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

The iconic movie American Graffiti from the early 70s was a pioneer in reviving the Rock ‘n’ Roll music of the 50s – Now for the first time Booking... Learn More

Date: 12 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Two time Juno and eight time Maple Blues winner, blue star recording artist Jack de Keyzer makes his debut at the Gayety with his band for the Chec... Learn More

Date: 13 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

ABBA Revisited is North America’s #1 tribute to ABBA and it’s members have been dazzling audiences across the globe since the year 2001. ABBA Revis... Learn More

Date: 14 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Show added by popular demand! Get your tickets before they are gone for this 2pm sunday matinee. With Guest opener Robert Shea as Leonard Cohen! AB... Learn More

Date: 18 Apr, 2019 Community: Midland
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

La belle Hélène - Live Opera Directed by Alain Gauthier and featuring a cast made up of the best young opera talent in the country, La belle Hélèn... Learn More

Date: 22 Apr, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Family, Outdoor

Join us in cleaning up & beautifying our downtown on Earth Day! We will be cleaning up the streets, alleyways and everywhere in between! Learn More

Date: 26 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Canadian singer/guitarist Will Chalmers has been performing his tribute to Neil Diamond for over thirteen years and the enduring popularity of Neil... Learn More

Date: 26 Apr, 2019 - 05 May, 2019 Community: Hanover
Category: Arts & Heritage

Feeling Taxed Out? Laugh at the HCP production of “ Sex Please We’re Sixty”, a comedic farce by Michael and Susan Parker. If you yourself, (or any... Learn More

Date: 27 Apr, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Featuring Doug Varty the world's #1 Rod Stewart tribute. It takes a special kind of performer to create the voice and stage presence of Rod Stewart... Learn More

Date: 01 May, 2019 - 02 May, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Music

Please join us for our semi-annual Musical performed by Admiral Collingwood's talented students. This year, we take you on a journey “Into The Wood... Learn More

Date: 03 May, 2019 - 05 May, 2019 Community: Barrie
Category: Arts & Heritage

Discover the Artistic Heart and Soul of Barrie! Unique, fine art and contemporary works created by 30 local artists and artisans. Opening Night rec... Learn More

Date: 04 May, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Beach Party Boys brings you the fun fun fun of California’s Summer Sun and the great music of The Beach Boys to life! The show is fast paced and in... Learn More

Date: 04 May, 2019 Community: Thornbury
Category: Arts & Heritage

Experience Craigleith Heritage Depot's new Virtual Reality Films! Dive the Mary Ward shipwreck or walk the edge of the Escarpment. Tickets are $25... Learn More

Date: 05 May, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

A multi-disciplined artist and musician, Marc Jordan never fails to hold an audience in thrall as he mines the very essence of a song. As Ross Port... Learn More

Date: 11 May, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Trilogy Classics Live is a group of 5 world class, journeymen musicians brought together by their admiration for the legendary sounds of 3 of the b... Learn More

Date: 18 May, 2019 - 19 May, 2019 Community: Lion's Head
Category: Arts & Heritage, Outdoor

Bear carving by Mark Hodgins of Canada Bear N' Canoe Co. See first hand how chainsaw sculpting is done. Meet and talk to a builder of cedar strip a... Learn More

Date: 25 May, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Music, Outdoor

Experience live music, outdoor games, an interactive photo booth, entertainment for the kids including bouncy castles, an obstacle course, face pai... Learn More

Date: 30 May, 2019 Community: Thornbury
Category: Music

Spend an evening immersed in the culinary, visual, and performance arts at Loft Gallery in Thornbury! FOOD: Cured, The Cheese Gallery, Sustenance C... Learn More

Date: 01 Jun, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

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 attenda... Learn More

Date: 21 Jun, 2019 - 22 Jun, 2019 Community: Victoria Harbour
Category: Arts & Heritage, Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Holiday, Music, Outdoor

A fabulous, family-oriented 2 days of festivities, celebrating Canada's 152nd Birthday. Outstanding bands, entertainment, face painters, balloon tw... Learn More

Date: 22 Jun, 2019 Community: Thornbury
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine)

The Meaford Hospital Foundation is excited to host a Summer Solstice Celebration at Lora Bay Golf Club. We are planning a fun filled evening with a... Learn More

Date: 22 Jun, 2019 - 23 Jun, 2019 Community: Victoria Harbour
Category: Arts & Heritage

A self-guided tour to area artist's and crafter's studios. This studio tour includes locations in the Village of Coldwater, Victoria Harbour, Waub... Learn More

Date: 13 Jul, 2019 Community: Owen Sound
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Music, Outdoor

Harbourfest offers delicious food, local brews, and great company along the water's edge. Community groups contribute family-focused activities, i... Learn More

Date: 27 Jul, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Music, Outdoor

A downtown summer street festival like no other! Showcasing a fusion of art, fun interactive activities, music, food, kid zones, sizzling sales & g... Learn More

Date: 27 Jul, 2019 - 11 Aug, 2019 Community: Kincardine, Saugeen Shores, Pike Bay, Wiarton
Category: Outdoor

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: $7,5... Learn More

Date: 17 Aug, 2019 Community: Ripley
Category: Agriculture, Arts & Heritage, Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Holiday

The Ripley Food Art & Craft Festival features local artists, food producers, crafters, and lots more vendors showcasing and selling their original ... Learn More

Date: 19 Aug, 2019 - 23 Aug, 2019 Community: Wyebridge, Ontario
Category: Holiday

Summer Retreat with Yoga, Meditation & Beach Time - Escape the City! Monday, August 19 – Friday, August 23, 2019 Create your escape! Choose from 1 ... Learn More

Date: 21 Sep, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

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. T... Learn More

Date: 23 Sep, 2019 - 14 Sep, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine), Outdoor

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,... Learn More

Date: 05 Oct, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

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 incl... Learn More

Date: 23 Oct, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Holiday

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 ... Learn More

Date: 26 Oct, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Family, Holiday, Outdoor

Bring the family, dress in costume and join us for this FREE fun costume parade & contest! Trick OR treat at participating downtown merchants’ busi... Learn More

Date: 15 Nov, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Family, Holiday, Outdoor

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... Learn More

Date: 07 Dec, 2019 - 21 Dec, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Family, Holiday, Outdoor

Hop aboard a free horse drawn wagon ride, explore the Downtown as you get into the Christmas spirit! Learn More