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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: 22 Nov, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Family

Avengers Assemble! This is a trivia night for the young and the young at heart. Create a team of six and support the new Meaford Public Library. $... Learn More

Date: 22 Nov, 2019 - 24 Nov, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Holiday, Music

St. James’ Anglican Church and the Downtown Orillia Management Board invite you to rediscover Christmas. For your enjoyment, there will be traditio... Learn More

Date: 23 Nov, 2019 Community: Durham
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family

Award-winning Canadian author Waubgeshig Rice reads from his post-apocalyptic thriller, Moon of the Crusted Snow. Steven Morel, performer/writer/pr... Learn More

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

The Tragically Hip, never duplicated yet always celebrated! With every performance, Grace, 2 delivers a show that celebrates the music of the Tragi... Learn More

Date: 23 Nov, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Music

Tickets $27. 1969 Revisited, tie-dye, bell bottoms and the music of the late 60’s comes to the stage with this incredible 7 pc classic rock show ba... Learn More

Date: 28 Nov, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

The Men of the Deeps is a choir of working and retired coal miners from Cape Breton Island. Organized in 1966 as part of Cape Breton’s contribution... Learn More

Date: 29 Nov, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Back in the early 90’s, when Powerhouse decided to put together their Chicago Transit tribute act, they were the first in the world to do so. Today... Learn More

Date: 30 Nov, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Holiday, Music

Tickets $41.50 / 51.50. More than twenty-five years after the band’s formation, the roots rock veterans continue to create and inspire with their u... Learn More

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

It becomes abundantly clear, early in the performance, that the BLUSHING BRIDES are something exceedingly special and excessively unique in an indu... Learn More

Date: 30 Nov, 2019 Community: Blue Mountains
Category: Family, Holiday, Music, Outdoor

Celebrate the launch of the Blumination Dream Trail with us on Saturday, November 30th! Enjoy the free Dream Trail from dusk until 10pm, meet the S... Learn More

Date: 01 Dec, 2019 Community: Barrie
Category: Family, Holiday

The holiday event of the season for Barrie families! Join the elves for games, crafts, and cookie decorating at Barrie's South Shore Community Cent... Learn More

Date: 04 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Holiday, Music

Please join Collingwood tenor Craig Ashton with special guest soprano Rebecca Poff for a special evening in Support of Events for Life. “Providin... Learn More

Date: 05 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage

Award-winning Canadian country music artist Michelle Wright brings the holiday spirit to Collingwood this December! Start the festive season off wi... Learn More

Date: 06 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Holiday, Music

One of the great joys of Christmas is the music … one of the great joys of this Christmas is the opportunity to experience that music through the g... Learn More

Date: 06 Dec, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage

Tickets $15. Free for elementary students. The Kids in the Meaford Hall present Alice in Wonderland, based on the novel Alice’s Adventures in Wond... 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

Date: 11 Dec, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Holiday, Music

Tickets $35. This show brings together Crooners Rick Kish & Connor Boa, those fabulous Croonettes and the Nevin Campbell Trio for an afternoon/even... Learn More

Date: 12 Dec, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Music

Tickets $35/40. Good Lovelies first united in 2006 for a one-off performance and has since compiled a catalogue of four studio albums, a pair of EP... Learn More

Date: 13 Dec, 2019 - 15 Dec, 2019 Community: Hanover, Ontario N4N 2P1
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Music

Community theatre production. Join Jingling Jerry, Nelly Nutmeg and cast for family fun, silliness and audience participation in this fairy tale. ... Learn More

Date: 14 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Holiday, Music

Step into Christmas this year with Elton Rohn and the Gayety Theatre! Elton Rohn is a captivating concert experience. Check out Elton Rohn’s websit... Learn More

Date: 14 Dec, 2019 Community: HANOVER
Category: Arts & Heritage

The Princess Rose is about to celebrate her 18th birthday and the end of a long-standing curse, but evil fairy Malicia is not to be thwarted. With... Learn More

Date: 14 Dec, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Holiday

Tickets $20adult/ $10 12& under. This holiday, treat yourself and your family to The Nutcracker: that shimmering, glittering spectacle of holiday c... Learn More

Date: 15 Dec, 2019 Community: Hanover, Ontario N4N 2P1
Category: Arts & Heritage

The Princess Rose is about to celebrate her 18th birthday and the end of a long-standing curse, but the evil fairy Malicia is not to be thwarted! ... Learn More

Date: 20 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Outdoor

Walk the red carpet and join Collingwood Film Co. at their exclusive launch party as they proudly present a special screening of their flagship fea... Learn More

Date: 21 Dec, 2019 Community: Owen Sound
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Holiday, Music

Harp & Holly brings their enchanted world of Christmas reverie to Southwestern Ontario every Christmas season. Their music is a lively blend of Cel... Learn More

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

People are raving about The British Invasion Show! The Gem Tones bring the sound, look, and energy of this watershed moment in music history to the... Learn More

Date: 29 Dec, 2019 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

From the initial notes of his opening set to his final bow to his adoring audience, Dave LaFame’s Tom Jones Experience show captures perfectly the ... Learn More

Date: 31 Dec, 2019 - 01 Jan, 2020 Community: COLLINGWOOD
Category: Arts & Heritage, Holiday, Music

Close out 2019 and ring in 2020 with a bang this year! Limited ticket event. Join us at the Gayety Theatre for one night special event bringing you... Learn More

Date: 04 Jan, 2020 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music, Sports

A mixed program featuring new contemporary dance works by SCD founder and artistic director Sarah Lochhead, Jaqui Brown, Jewell Cormier, and Nicole... Learn More

Date: 11 Jan, 2020 Community: Collingwood
Category: Music

For one Night Only – Check out the UK’s Tribute to Ed Sheeran. Daniel East is a well known entertainer across the North West of the UK and he trav... Learn More

Date: 11 Jan, 2020 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

The Arrogant Worms, Sat Jan 11 8pm $35 The Arrogant Worms began as a comedy troupe performing songs and sketches on campus radio in the fall of 19... Learn More

Date: 16 Jan, 2020 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

An Evening with 54·40 (acoustic) Thurs Jan 16 8pm $45/50. Vancouver's 54-40 are post-punk icons from the early 1980's with a catalogue of hits that... Learn More

Date: 24 Jan, 2020 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Madison Violet, Fri Jan 24, 8pm $30. On tour to promote their new album, “Everything’s Shifting”, Madison Violet makes a stop at Meaford Hall this... Learn More

Date: 25 Jan, 2020 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Hooking Up with The Second City: Third Base Sat Jan 25 8pm $40. The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects ... Learn More

Date: 14 Feb, 2020 Community: COLLINGWOOD
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Love is in the air as Hotel California Soars in for Valentines day at the Gayety Theatre! Bring your darling out for something different this Valen... Learn More

Date: 27 Feb, 2020 Community: Meaford
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

An Evening with The Trews (acoustic) Thurs Feb 27 8pm $55/60. The Trews are among the most prolific, electrifying, and innovative rock bands on the... Learn More

Date: 07 Apr, 2020 Community: COLLINGWOOD
Category: Arts & Heritage

The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story, celebrating its twelfth year. The tour has now grown to be the largest in Cana... Learn More

Date: 07 Apr, 2020 Community: Collingwood
Category: Arts & Heritage

The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story, celebrating its twelfth year. The tour has now grown to be the largest in Cana... Learn More

Date: 20 Jun, 2020 Community: Lion's Head
Category: Outdoor

More details will follow as they become available. Please watch our Facebook page. This ride will, once again, encompass a great deal of the Bruce ... Learn More