Apple Harvest Festival
Celebrate the harvest in Ontario’s largest apple growing region! Enjoy Thanksgiving Weekend and explore the countryside, harbour towns and fall colours! Free activities throughout the Blue Mountain area from the Village to Thornbury & Clarksburg. Live Music, The Apple Pie Trail, street performers, hiking, biking, trails, gallery tours and much, much more!
Studio Tour of the Arts – Blue Mountain
October 7 to 9 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Local artists invite you to their studios on Thanksgiving Weekend around Thornbury, Clarksburg, Craigleith & Kimberley. Many studios are within walking distance of each other, and others are a short drive through our scenic countryside. It is a perfect way to spend a day in the country. See website for a list of artists and samples of their work. Follow the red and white directional signs. www.tourofthearts.ca
Collingwood Downtown Farmers Market & Art Chair Auction
Saturday, October 07, 2017
Shop the Farmer’s Market on Saturday, October 7th from 10 am to1 pm for your chance to purchase one of the Art Chairs. Silent auction bidding will begin at 10 am and will close at 1 pm. The Art Chairs were painted to celebrate the theme of ‘Collingwood Celebrates Canada’ by local artists. Chairs were created by aspiring young artists from Collingwood Collegiate to world renowned professionals living locally.
For more visit https://www.collingwooddowntown.com/whats-new/dont-miss-the-annual-art-chair-auction-this-thanksgiving-weekend
Run Collingwood Half Marathon
The Half Marathon course runs right down Collingwood’s “Main Street” and continues out to the rolling countryside towards the Niagara Escarpment. The 10K provides an equally fast, scenic rural run conducive to setting your personal best! The scenery and fall colours give the Collingwood Half Marathon a beauty all its own.
The Collingwood Half Marathon and 10K courses are certified with Athletics Canada. Your entry includes a technical running shirt and participation medal. New this year – a Children’s 2 km race!
Details, times, registration info at http://www.runcollingwood.ca/
The 1st Annual Oktoberfest Craft Beer and Bands
The Historic Gayety Theatre
Saturday October 7th
Net profits from the two shows (matinee and evening) will be donated to Collingwood General and Marine Hospital Foundation…what a great reason to enjoy our award-winning local craft brews while listening to talented musical acts.
For more information visit: http://gayetytheatre.com/