While many activities and events are being postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus, the good news is that we are still able to engage in outdoor activity as long as we practice safe social distancing. And with the official arrival of Spring and the promise of warmer weather, now more than ever Collingwood, the gateway to the South Georgian Bay region is the place to be for outdoor enthusiasts. Collingwood is a historic harbourfront community that was recently ranked by Expedia as one of the top 10 most beautiful destinations in Canada. Exploring is easy for walkers, runners, hikers and cyclists with nearly 70 km of recreational trails that weave through and lead to every point of interest in town. (www.collingwood.ca/culture-recreation-events/trails) Additionally, the Georgian Trail runs 34 km along the magnificent southern shore of Georgian Bay between Collingwood and Meaford and features a hard-packed granular surface, regular distance
Saturday until Sunday, March 22 – March Break, Blue Mountain Village. Get ready for days filled with fun and adventure including family activities, interactive performances, skiing, fireworks and much more. Info: www.bluemountainvillage.ca or call 877-445-0231 Saturday – Violet’s Blues Productions presents Lurrie Bell Band, Simcoe Street Theatre. Enjoy a performance by Grammy nominated Chicago Blues legend Lurrie Bell. Info: www.creativesimcoestreet.ca Sunday – Ashley MacIsaac, Historic Gayety Theatre. Spend an evening with internationally acclaimed and celebrated Canadian Roots musician Ashley MacIsaac. Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail East (corner of Hwy. #26 and Cranberry Trail East) in Collingwood. Hours are Wed-Sun noon to 5 p.m. Or call 705-293-2201 to learn more.
Thursday to Sunday – International Women’s Day, Various Venues throughout Collingwood. Let’s create a gender equal world. Join us for a weekend that challenges stereotype and broadens perceptions. Info: www.collingwood.ca or call 705-445-1030 Saturday – 14th Annual Rockin’ The House Fundraising Bonspiel & Silent Auction, Collingwood Curling Club. An accessible event where people of all abilities are encouraged to participate. Help us reach our goal of raising $35,000 to help support individuals with disabilities. Info: www.breakingdownbarriers.ca or call 705-445-1543, x301 Saturday – ABBA Revisited, Historic Gayety Theatre. A tribute that recreates the magic of the iconic group with authentic costumes, spectacular harmonies and note-perfect musicianship. Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail East (corner of Hwy. #26 and Cranberry
Friday – Murray McLauchlan, Historic Gayety Theatre. Enjoy an evening with one of Canada’s most highly regarded singer/songwriters. Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 Saturday – Spring Wedding Show, Georgian Bay Hotel & Conference Centre. Georgian Bay Wedding Society’s one-stop wedding planning event features master classes with wedding professionals, gala fashion show and amazing welcome gifts for brides. Info: www.georgianbaywedding.com or call 705-888-9713 Saturday to Monday – PGS Snowboard World Cup, Blue Mountain Resort. The Alpine Snow TKO FIS Snowboard World Cup is coming to Blue for the first time ever. Info: www.alpinesnowtko.ca During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail East (corner of Hwy. #26 and Cranberry Trail East) in Collingwood. Hours are Wed-Sun noon to 5 p.m. Or call 705-293-2201 to learn more.
Saturday, February 22-29 – Collingwood Whiskylicious, Various Venues throughout Collingwood. A unique festival that gives Collingwood’s outstanding chefs the opportunity to share their sweet and savoury creations inspired by COLLINGWOOD Whisky. Info: www.whiskylicious.visitsouthgeorgianbay.ca or call 888-227-8667 Saturday – Coldest Night of the Year, Starts at Trinity Church, Maple Street. A family-friendly walk hosted by Home Horizon with all money raised supporting vulnerable youth to rebuild their lives and be integrated back into the community as opposed to continuing down a path of homelessness. Info: www.homehorizon.ca or call 705-445-5478 Saturday to Sunday – 24hr Blue Mountain, Blue Mountain Resort. Get your relay team together and support Collingwood General & Marine Hospital and Special Olympics. Teams of up to 10 participants ski all day and through the night for the highest accumulation of runs. Info: www.24hbluemtn.ca or call 877-445-0231 Sunday – Georgian Triangle Humane Society Cupcake Day Party, GTHS Animal Centre. Cupcakes,
Friday – Alfie Zappacosta – Valentine Overload, Simcoe Street Theatre. Come out for a night of passion as Alfie Zappacosta performs the most romantic numbers from his extensive catalogue of original music. Low Down will have cocktails and snacks available for purchase in the Pressroom Gallery after doors open and during intermission. Info: www.creativesimcoestreet.ca Saturday to Monday – Family Weekend, Blue Mountain Village. Gather the family for a weekend of active adventure and entertainment. Enjoy indoor and outdoor family-friendly activities, get moving with our interactive groove dancing, take in a firework show and so much more! Info: www.bluemountainvillage.ca or call 705-444-7398 Monday – Family Day, Historic Gayety Theatre.  Join us for a fun day of shows and activities with magician Sawyer Bullock and ventriloquist Mark Crocker. Guaranteed to spark the imagination of both the young and the young at heart! Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 During your stay, get the
Until March 29 – Tri Pass, Scenic Caves Nordic Centre. Triple your fun and enjoy three trail passes for either 27 km of cross-country ski trails or 10 km of dedicated snowshoe paths at a discounted rate. Passes are $58.50 (plus HST) and valid any day of the week. Use them yourself or bring a friend. Info: www.sceniccaves.com or call 705-446-0256, x223 Sunday – Oscars 2020, Historic Gayety Theatre. See the Oscars streaming live on the big screen and help us kick off the 100th anniversary of movies at the Gayety. We will be announcing our Gayety Movie Club and attendees will have first chance at purchasing memberships. RSVP for your free tickets. Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry
Saturday – The 5th Annual Sending it for Sarah - Girls Ride Day, Blue Mountain Resort. An event honouring the legacy of Sarah Burke that introduces girls to the world of action sports in a fun and positive environment with the goal of raising $10,000 for the foundation. Info: www.bluemountain.ca or call 877-445-0231 Sunday – Groundhog Day Movie, Historic Gayety Theatre. Enjoy this classic film starring Bill Murray with net proceeds supporting the Collingwood Humane Society, My Friends House, Collingwood Salvation Army and Wasaga Beach Ministerial Food Bank. Info: www.gayetytheatre.com or call 888-353-3203 During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail East (corner of Hwy. #26 and Cranberry Trail East) in Collingwood. Hours are Wed-Sun noon to 5 p.m. Or call 705-293-2201 to learn more.
Friday to Sunday – The Art of Winter Festival, Central Park and the Collingwood Trails. Free indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. Daytime fun and nighttime magic including professional snow carving, amateur snow sculpting contest, children’s games, scavenger hunt, snowshoe treks and moonlit skating. Info: www.collingwood.ca or call 705- 445-1030 Friday – Yappy Hour, Side Launch Brewing Company. A fun event with one dollar per pour donated to the Georgian Triangle Humane Society. Specialty cupcakes to promote National Cupcake Day and kids’ activities. Info: www.sidelaunchbrewing.com or call 844-293-2337 Saturday – Chinese New Year Fireworks, Blue Mountain Village. Celebrate Chinese New Year by enjoying a beautiful firework display over the Mill Pond. Info: www.bluemountainvillage.ca or call 705-444-7398 During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail
Friday to Monday – MLK Ski Weekend, Blue Mountain Village. The 24th Annual Martin Luther King Ski Weekend features on and off hill celebrations, themed activities, après ski parties and more! Info: www.bluemountainvillage.ca or call 705-444-7398 Saturday – Collingwood Winter Farmer’s Market, Trinity United Church. Local and organic produce, meat, bread, baked goods, coffee and more. Info: www.collingwoodwintermarket.com During your stay, get the latest on new homes and chalets in Collingwood and the Town of the Blue Mountains by visiting MacPherson Builders’ 6,000 square foot sales centre at 5 Cranberry Trail East (corner of Hwy. #26 and Cranberry Trail East) in Collingwood. Hours are Wed-Sun noon to 5 p.m. Or call 705-293-2201 to learn more.

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