|Dorset Snowball Winter Carnival
Acres Driving Range/Artisans' Gallery:
The Acres Driving Range and Artisans' Gallery offers something for everyone
family. Hit $5-$10 buckets of golfballs on our 300+ yard Driving Range
from grass or mat tees.
Use our tennis court for $10 per hour per group and browse our Gallery
which features both
local artists' works as well as Fair Trade imported items. Open in
between the months of May
and October. All welcome.
Park Logging Museum:
Displays on the entire history of logging in the Park, from the 1830's
to the present.
- Annual MacTier Big Weekend Festival:
Civic Long Weekend – July 29th-31st
It's the 4th Annual Big Weekend Festival. The weekend will kick off with the first round of the 2nd Annual Muskoka Beach Volleyball Blast Tournament taking place at the MacTier Ball Diamond on Friday evening, July 29th. There will be an outdoors movie showing of a top Blockbuster movie for the whole family to enjoy and a great comedy line up which includes Neil Crone, Kevin Frank and Jonny Harris. On Saturday family and friends can take part in a multitude of activities including a Fishing Derby, children’s entertainment, engage in a musical performance by Katherine Wheatley and Wendell Ferguson and dance the night away to Brant Babcock and his band Just For Kicks. We don’t want people to forget that Sunday is also action packed beginning with the 4th Annual Stewart Lake Regatta followed by the annual bonfire and corn roast. The finale evening kicks off with the Parade of Boats followed by a spectacular fireworks display by K&H Fireworks. The Big Weekend Festival brings that hometown Muskoka feel to your holiday vacation. Looking for an affordable and fun weekend in Muskoka? Look no further. Join us at the MacTier Big Weekend Festival. Muskoka as it should be!
ART of HORSES ~ The Equine as Inspiration:
Photography Workshops in the heart of cottage country, combining the
majesty of the equine
spirit with the beauty of the Muskokan landscape. Visit the website for
schedules and more information.
1006 Bala falls Road, Bala (705) 762-1900
Always the weekend after Thanksgiving! Phone: (705) 762-1564
Hosts one of Canada's best "Anne of Green Gables" gift shops,
a 1920's kitchen, garden, ragtime sing-a-long. Box 14 Bala, Ontario,
P0C 1A0 (705) 762-5876 or 1-888-249-4834.
Yuka's Bala Museum:
with memories of Lucy Maud Montgomery in the Muskoka region of Ontario
is housed in the Tourist Home where Montgomery ate her meals during
a two week stay in the region in the summer of 1922.
- Baysville Farmer's Market:
705-767-1094 - Every Friday, July 1 - Sept 2, 2011, 2-6 pm. Located on the grounds of the Community Centre/Library, this quaint and friendly market offers fresh produce, homemade preserves, baking, smoked meat & trout, maple syrup, arts & crafts. Join us for our 10th anniversary all summer long!
Centennial Park, Baysville. Contact: Cathy Racine 767-2170
- Baysville Walkabout Festival:
Saturday, July 23, 2011 from 9am - 4pm. Over 100 vendors will line the main streets of Baysville offering everything from local baking, preserves and crafts, garage and sidewalk sales, antiques, face painting, a live band and the Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast. Great fun for the whole family. Admission by Donation. For further information contact Louise Garrod, 705-767-3257 or view our website at www.baysvillewalkabout.com
Birthplace of Dr. Norman Bethune, A Canadian medical doctor who made
significant contributions to medical science in Canada, Spain and China,
is restored to 1890. 235 John Street N. Gravenhurst, Ontario P1P 1G4
Orr Hall of Fame - Parry Sound
The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame offers fun and excitement for the
entire family. Play interactive slap shot and goalie games, hockey trivia
and more. Share in the excitement of Bobby's accomplishments, see Bobby
Orr's hockey memorabilia and photos. Fun birthday party and special
packages are available for kids of all ages.
- Bracebridge Farmers Market
Begining Victoria Weekend and ending Thanksgiving weekend, the Bracebridge
Market runs from 8:30am to 1pm every Saturday in downtown Bracebridge
in Memorial Park. With a
rain or shine policy and over 40 vendors bringing fresh produce and
assorted crafts the
Bracebridge Market has become a popular destination for locals and
Sports Center - Waterski & Wakeboard Clinics & Events
Throughout July & August - Slalom Challenge in August 2004
410 Bay St. Gravenhurst (705) 687-4473
Annual Dorset Winter Carnival
offers 3 days of fun for the whole family.
3rd weekend in February, Main St. Dorset (705) 766-9968
Scenic lookout tower, with hiking trails and picnic area. North end
of Dorset, Highway 35. www.dorset-tower.com
of The Sound:
Parry Sound, Ontario 705-746-2410.
Naturally Beautiful! Golfing in Muskoka is the ultimate experience.
This site is your complete guide to golfing in Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.
Easy to use directory of Golf Courses in Ontario.
- Gravenhurst Farmers' Market:
Join us every Wednesday until Oct 5, 2011 from 9 am-2 pm for the Gravenhurst Farmers' Market. Located opposite Boston Pizza on the Special Events Field, just north of Gravenhurst. We are celebrating 20 wonderful years, complete with being named Ontario's Best Seasonal Farmers' Market by Farmers' Markets Ontario and Foodland Ontario! Over 90 vendors offers fresh produce, homemade preserves, baking, smoked meat & trout, maple syrup, honey, fine arts and crafts. Come for the Freshness, Stay for the Fun!
Opera House and Arts Centre:
351 seat theatre, wheelchair access, air conditioned, live shows available
from Canadian stars of comedy, music, guest speakers, private first
run movies, Second City improv seminars, event planning and promotion.
295 Muskoka Rd South, Gravenhurst 1-888-495-8888 or (705) 687-5550.
Falls Park: - Bracebridge
town-owned park for public use with bathroom facilities, RV parking
and picnic tables.
Located on the Muskoka River 5 separate water falls meet at Clear Lake.
Falls Waterpark: - Bracebridge
New magical water park offering family fun with kayaks, paddle boats,
water trampoline and water slide. Located amidst acres of old growth
forest trails connecting to the Trans Canada Trail System.
- HP-eh Paintball Ltd.:
We are a family owned & operated paintball park on a beautiful 100 acre parcel of land in Muskoka located just 4 minutes from downtown Huntsville, Ontario. With a wide variety of scenario fields & an official CXBL X-Ball speedball field, we have a field to challenge all your skills. Come out & join us...we're sure you'll have a blast!
Festival of the Arts:
July in Huntsville 1-800-663-2787 or (705) 788-2787.
Men's Recreational Slo Pitch League
Schedules, tournaments and team information on the thriving Huntsville
Men's Rec Slopitch League.
Kee to Bala:
Muskoka's best-known Entertainment Pavilion in the heart of downtown
Bala on Lake Muskoka. Hosting the best in today's big name music entertainers
and musical groups. (705) 762-3134. www.thekee.com
Situated in picturesque Bracebridge, the 250 passenger Lady Muskoka
offers an incredible sightseeing opportunity you're sure to remember.
- Muskoka CyberCafe
Offers 15 computers plus gaming room where gaming consoles Microsoft X-Box and Nintendo GameCube are available with a big screen TV and sound.
Drive In Theatre:
Old fashion family-run outdoor drive-in theatre. Open May to early
Call or visit our web site for current movie titles.
Working steam train and pioneer village with costumed
narrators and daily activities for the entire family.
High Falls Heritage Association:
Muskoka High Falls Heritage association has been formed to try to stop
a hydro electric expansion due to start at High Falls in Bracebridge
Lakes Music Festival:
July and August throughout Muskoka.
Muskoka SummerFest celebrating the best of summer
in Muskoka. Live music with
over 20 band performances, amusements, buskers, shopping, food, beverage
tent, Dock Dogs
Championships and much more.
Check the website for full details.
- The Muskoka Theatre Project
Vince Grittani (Global TV's The Weekend Guy) presents The
Muskoka Theatre Project summer & fall at the Stone Theatre Rosseau
- Muskoka Wharf:
LIVE. SHOP. WORK. PLAY. Ontario's newest event facility, a must see this year!! 705-687-3412 www.muskokawharf.ca
- Paintball in Muskoka:
Back Country Paintball is Muskoka Paintball at its best. Bachelor Party, Birthday party, Summer camp, Corporate Team Building what kind of paintball are you looking for. We have it all.
Peter present high level artists and bands in his home in Gravenhurst.
Check the website for current dates.
- Rich Hill Candles & Gifts:
See candles being hand crafted from the factory viewing gallery. Colour-dip
a candle to take home. Free candle burning advice. 9 Robert Dollar Drive,
Bracebridge (705) 645-3068
Take a Segwun Steamship cruise on Muskoka Lakes. Sagamo Park, Gravenhurst.
(705) 687-6667 www.segwun.com
- Rosseau Classic Cruise:
Classic Car and Antique Boat Show August 2, 2008 beginning at 10:am at the
Waterfront in Rosseau. In the evening a dance and corn roast. Fundraising for local events
and equipment for the Ruth Dare Health Clinic
Village & Sportsland:
where it is like Christmas all year round. Here you will experience
your favorite rides, games, shows and attractions, all set on spectacular
Lake Muskoka. We offer 50 Acres of Family FUN! Bracebridge (705) 645-2512.
- Sunset Cruises - Peerless II - Idyllwood:
Restored Historic supply ship - Peerless II - operating daily public cruises summer months from Port Carling. Private yacht - Idyllwood - offering charters for groups up to 12. Departing from the Locks in Port Carling 705-645-2462
Island Cruise Lines:
Canada's largest sightseeing Cruise Ship in Parry Sound, Ontario. (705)
Over 2200 slot machines, 100 gaming tables 3 restaurants, entertainment,
free parking. In Rama, just off Hwy 11 near Orillia. 1-888-817-7262.
Every Tuesday night during July & August in Windsor Park in Bala. 7:30
p.m. great fun for the entire family.