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Peak to Shore in The Blue Mountains and The Urban Slide is BACK!

06/07/17
This is your guide to events in Grey County this week.

Urban Slide - Meaford

The Urban Slide
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 2:00pm to Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
44 Nelson St Meaford N4L 1R1

The Urban Slide is literally the best time ever! Proudly brought to you by 365 Sports, a 100% Canadian owned and operated company that focuses on fun and customer experience. Join us for 1000 feet of slippery awesomeness this summer.  Online registration is discounted from the day of cost so registering now will save you some money! Kids 5 and up can participate in the event as long as they are 44" tall.


Maawanji'iding: Festival Canadiana Owen Sound

Activities, Fireworks, Concerts, Ontario 150 tour, Festival, Duck
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 5:00pm to Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
100 19th Street West Owen Sound N4K6B8

This event kicks off at Kelso Beach Park with opening ceremonies Friday June 30. Saturday and Sunday enjoy Juno nominated and winning bands, aerial fire circus, workshops, activities, food and craft vendors. Spectacular Fireworks on Saturday night. Check out our web page for themed events throughout the community all week. Friday July 7- Sunday July 9, Break out your Canuck spirit at our inner harbour.

Canada 150 Event
 

Saugeen Artists Exhibition at the Owen Sound Artist Co-op

Owen Sound Artist Co op Legacy room Guests
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 10:00am to Monday, July 31, 2017 - 10:00am
942 2nd Avenue East Owen Sound N4K2H6

Looking for something special!  For the Month of July, the Saugeen Artists will be guests in the Legacy Room.The Saugeen Artists are local artists who has a complement of a variety of art mediums such as paintings, metal sculptor, wood turning, stain glass, jewellery, and the list goes on…. 

Summer Streetfest On Second (Downtown Owen Sound)

Summer Streetfest On Second in Downtown Owen Sound
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 10:00am to Friday, July 7, 2017 - 10:30pm
854 Second Avenue East Owen Sound N4K 2H3

Don't miss our Summer Street Festival happening from July 4 to 7 in downtown Owen Sound.

Canada 150 Event
 

Peak To Shore Music Festival

Peak To Shore Music Festival
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, July 9, 2017 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

A five day celebration of music featuring headliner Séan McCann of Great Big Sea and dozens more of Canada’s finest talent on stages throughout Thornbury, Collingwood, and Blue Mountain Village.

Meaford Summer Concert Series

Meaford Summer Concert Series Free Concert
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
12 Nelson St E Meaford N4L1N6

The Meaford Summer Concert Series starts Friday Jul 7th with The Strummers Union and Juno winner Tomi Swick. Also performing are local artists Scott Almond and Eden Young. It's all FREE. Just bring a chair and a donation for the food bank.

Discovery Walk

An extraordinary walk with two foot bridges along the way.
Saturday, July 8, 2017 (All day)
Tom Thomson Trail Meaford N4L1W5

Come and discover a very beautiful section of the Tom Tomson Trail. This short 2.5 km self guided hike is along the 22nd Sideroad allowance between Grey Road 112 and the 11th line (near the Roebuck Camground). The trail passes through pristine hardwood bush and descends via several switchbacks to the first of two foot bridges constructed by volunteers..

Canada 150 Event
 

Hottest Street Sale Under The Sun

Hottest Street Sale Under The Sun (Downtown Owen Sound)
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
854 Second Avenue East Owen Sound N4K 2H3

Don't miss THE HOTTEST STREET SALE UNDER THE SUN happening July 8th (8 am to 3 pm) on Second Avenue East (between 7th and 11th Streets) in downtown Owen Sound.Enjoy hot deals and sidewalk sales, food & refreshments, artists and artisans, live music and family activities and MUCH, MUCH more! Live music all day by: The Bear Cats (9 am), Our Shotgun Wedding (10 am), Deanne Hallman (11 am), The Lifers (12 pm), The Trevor MacKenzie Band (1 pm).

Meaford Harbour 5K Run/Walk

Meaford Harbour 5k Run/Walk July 8, 2017. Visit mhfoundation.ca
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:45am
Meaford Harbour Pavilion Meaford N0H 1A3

Enjoy supporting a great cause by walking or running in the Meaford Harbour 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at the Meaford Harbour Pavilion at 9 a.m. sharp. Pre-register by May 15 for a chance to win a $200 Gift Certificate for Runner's Den in Owen Sound.

Eugenia Gold Rush

gold rush
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 12:00am
Eugenia Community Park 222 Inkerman St Eugenia N0C 1E0

Saturday July 8, 2016Eugenia Gold Rush Festival Schedule: http://www.eugeniagoldrush.com/schedule.html 

Orchestra North Festival Finale!

Orchestra
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
890 4th Ave East Owen Sound N4K2N7

Join us for the finale concert of the Orchestra North Summer Program at the Harmony Centre in Owen Sound. The concert will feature the participants of the 2017 festival performing orchestral works, chamber music, and more!  

Canada's 150th Anniversary Picnic

Canada 150 Picnic
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
502006 Grey Road 1 Wiarton N0H 2T0

Celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary with family, friends, and neighbors at an old fashioned picnic at Oxenden. Sign the guest book and pick up a walking tour guide, bring your musical instruments for a jam, and bring the kids for games, prizes, and Chuckles & Chucklet the Clowns. Please bring lawn charis, plate, cutlery, drinks, and a picnic dish in a cooler on ice. Supper at 4:30 PM.

Canada 150 Event


The Redhill Valleys with Carter & Ben


The Redhill Valleys with Carter & Ben
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
136215 Grey Road 40 Desboro N0H1K0

The Redhill Valleys are an original 3-piece Folk/Rock group from Hamilton, Ontario. Rooted by their influences in southern rock, acoustic Americana and soul, the newly formed trio are forging a musical path all their own.

Creators Club!

Joining the Creators Club
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
251 George St. E Durham N0G 1R0

Join the Creators Club! This summer, the Durham Art Gallery is offering an eight week summer program, the “Creators Club”.  Children and youth, ages 6 to 12, will have the opportunity to explore sculpture, collage art, painting, and more.

Noon Hour Series

Noon Hour Series Photo
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
997 4th Ave East Owen Sound N4K 5W9

This summer the 24th Annual Noon Hour Series is returning to Georgian Shores United Church every Wednesday from June 28th to August 30th.Each week we will be presenting Jazz, Classical, and World music performed by local favourites and nationally acclaimed musicians.

Ongoing Events

Summer Eco Adventure Specials at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Summer Eco Adventure Special at Scenic Caves

Monday, July 3, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 6:00pm

260/280 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

July 3 – Aug 31, 2017Save $20 OFF - 9am (Earlybird) or 4:15pm (Happy Hour) Eco Adventure Tours at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures.  Sunday – Friday (excludes all Saturdays, Aug 6-7).

 

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