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July

Wednesday 03

Ghost Tours

Location: Discovery Harbour - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Time: Doors 8:30PM | Tours 9:00PM
Stories of misfortune and eerie tales of things unexplained. Lantern light illuminates the historic site, while you tour with guides through the historic buildings at night. 

Wednesday and Saturday evenings from July 3rd to August 31st
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July

Thursday 04

Busk 'till Dusk

Location: Balm Beach

Time: 6:00pm
Come and see live and local talent, right on the beach every Thursday night in July and August! Enjoy live music from the beach or your SUP! See you there!
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July

Wednesday 10

Tea & Tarts

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum - 13 Burke St. Penetanguishene

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Enjoy a morning cup of tea with tarts inside an original 1875 general store. Wander and encounter "Mary Beck" and hear about the former lumber Baron Charles Beck and his family. Observe local artisans at work, and experience skills of the past including ice cream making, quill writing and rug hooking. 

July 10 & 24, August 15 & 22
www.pencenmuseum.com
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July

Thursday 11

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 97 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene
Disney’s most popular musical is a true international sensation, captivating 35 million people worldwide with its entertaining blend of romance and magic.

July 11 to August 10
www.kingswharftheatre.com
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July

Thursday 25

Dancing in the Moonlight! With Dr. Bruce Lee Band

Location: Askennonia Senior Centre, 527 Len Self Blvd. (North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre)

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Come one, come all! Everyone is welcome to come Polka, Tango, Swing, Fox Trot or Line Dance! 

www.askennonia.com
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July

Friday 26

Georgian Bay Storytellers Event

Location: The Georgian Queen, in the Historic Port of Penetanguishene 

Time: Doors 6:00PM | Stories 7:00PM
Come and join us and listen to Tall Tales and All Tales! Bring your stories, or sit back and listen to the stories of others. This is an open mic event with no charge to attend or tell your stories. 
 
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July

Friday 26

Harbour Market

Location: Along Veterans Lane in Victoria Harbour 

Time: 3:30PM - 7:30PM
Pick up fresh produce, baked goods and more from local producers, artisans and food vendors at the Southern Georgian Bay Farmers Market's Harbour Market every Friday.

www.www.sgbfarmersmarkets.com
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July

Friday 26

All Things Canadian Festival

Location: Parc Rotary Champlain Wendat Park - 8 Owen St, Penetanguishene

All Things Canadian will be a two-day outdoor festival taking place at Parc Rotary Champlain Wendat Park in Penetanguishene that will celebrate our heritage and culture and our homecoming, gathering local residents, surrounding communities and visitors from across Ontario to celebrate who we are as Canadians.

www.penetanguishene.ca
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July

Friday 26

Brookside Music presents The Swiss Trio

Location: Midland Alliance Church - 829 Yonge Street, Midland

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
The Swiss Piano Trio has gathered a remarkable reputation among both experts and the public as an ensemble of outstanding balance and technical perfection whose interpretations electrify with emotional power and their rich and colourful sound.

www.BrooksideMusic.com
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July

Friday 26

Bayside Summer Soiree

Location: Park Penetanguishene Rotary Champlain Wendat Park

Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Live music at the amphitheatre every Friday night, all summer long! Plus all new kid-friendly fun on Kids Night, once a month.

www.penetanguishene.ca
 
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July

Friday 26

Sizzling Summer Series: Practically Hip

Location: Midland Cultural Centre, 333 King St. Midland

Time: 8:00PM
Canada's Number One Tragically Hip Tribute for over 20 Years!

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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July

Saturday 27

Kayak Eco Tours

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay ON

Time: 8:00AM - 11:00PM
This three hour guided tour will take participants well beyond the limits of our walking trails, providing them with the best opportunity to fully explore the beauty of Wye Marsh.

July 13, 21, 27, August 3, 11

www.wyemarsh.com
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July

Saturday 27

Sizzling Summer Series: Miraculum - Sleight of Mind

Location: Midland Cultural Centre, 333 King St. Midland

Time: 8:00PM
Now comes a new show that invites the audience into the unfathomable regions of the human brain. Welcome to MIRACULUM: Sleight of Mind.

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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July

Sunday 28

Balm Beach Family Fun Day

Location: Balm Beach, 7 Tiny Beaches Road, North

Time: 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Community volunteers are working together to have a fun-filled day for kids, families and visitors in Balm Beach. This event is strongly supported by Tiny Township. Everyone is welcome! 
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July

Monday 29

Brookside Music presents Festival Baroque

Location: Midland Alliance Church - 829 Yonge Street, Midland

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Festival Baroque is sure to delight as some of Canada's foremost instrumentalists combine forces to present a concert of music by some of the great composers of the Baroque era. The program includes music by Vivaldi, Telemann and J.S. Bach including the Brandenburg Concert #5.

www.BrooksideMusic.com
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July

Wednesday 31

Midland Movie Night

Location: 509 Bay Street Parking Lot, Downtown Midland 

Time: Movie Starts at Dusk
Catch FREE movies under the stars in Downtown Midland! Join us for the screening of "Captain Marvel." on the big screen!
 
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August

Saturday 03

Pirates of the Bay

Location: Discovery Harbour - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Time: Stay tuned for details

Join us for this swashbucklin’ event! Be sure to know your pirate name and beware landlubbers as Discovery Harbour will be transformed into the Pirate Lair!!   

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August

Wednesday 07

Brookside Music presents Canadian Guitar Quartet

Location: Midlans Alliance Church - 829 Yonge Street, Midland

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Reviewed as fantastic, spirited playing and sheer inventiveness, the Canadian Guitar Quartet has toured extensively in North and South America, from one standing ovation to the next, establishing a reputation as one of the finest guitar ensembles in the world.

www.BrooksideMusic.com
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August

Wednesday 07

Tall Ships Challenge Ontario

Location: Locations throughout the Heart of Georgian Bay

Time: See schedule for details
Following the success in 2013, the Town of Midland is thrilled to announce that the Tall Ships Challenge Ontario Tour will be returning to the Heart of Georgian Bay with historic fun and entertainment for the entire family.

www.midland.ca
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August

Thursday 08

Historical Walking Tour of Penetanguishene

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke St. 

Time: 7:00 PM
Join us for a historical walking tour of downtown Penetanguishene. 

www.pencenmuseum.ca
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August

Thursday 08

Battle of Georgian Bay Grand Encampment

Location: Discovery Harbour - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Time: See schedule for details
Over 800 re-enactors from across North America will take over the historic site. Tavern, music, musket & cannon demonstrations, historic artisans, and so much more.

www.battleofgeorgianbay.com
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August

Friday 09

Marsh by Metor

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay ON

Time: 11:00PM - 1:00AM
Join the Wye Marsh in observing The Perseid, one of the most prolific and best-known meteor showers! Enjoy a memorable night on the boardwalk under a blanket of stars and watch the annual meteor shower erupt during this time of maximum meteor activity. 

www.wyemarsh.com
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August

Wednesday 14

Shear Madness

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 97 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene
Listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as America’s longest running play, Shear Madness continues to delight audiences with its unique blend of madcap improvisation and spine-tickling mystery.

August 14 to 31
www.kingswharftheatre.com
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August

Friday 16

Brookside Music presents Toronto All Start Big Band Dinner and Dance

Location: Midland Golf and Country Club - 9536 Penetanguishene Road, Midland

Time: 5:00PM - 11:00PM
Join in the fun and dance and dine under stars at the Midland Golf and Country Club as Brookside Music celebrates the music of the golden era of the big bands.

www.BrooksideMusic.com
 
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August

Friday 16

TugFest Georgian Bay

Location: Midland Town Docks

Time: Stay tuned for details
TugFest Georgian Bay is back at the Midland Town Dock, bringing the matchless family experience that featues a host of both historical and distinctive work boats and recreational tug-style vessels.

www.tugfestgeorgianbay.com
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August

Friday 16

Night at the Museum: Escape Room Challenge

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives - 13 Burke St. Penetanguishene 

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Imagine the museum at night, lit by lantern, dark shadows linger about, but something is amiss. Will you solve the mystery lost in history? Using clues from our exhibits, help your team to finish their puzzle before the time runs out!

www.pencenmuseum.com
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August

Friday 16

Tiny Farm Crawl

Location: Locations throughout the Township of Tiny 

Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Take the opportunity to get an inside look at the operations of a number of farms in the Township of Tiny. Enjoy a genuine farm experience and learn more about what local farming is really about. 

www.tiny.ca
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August

Saturday 24

Abba Magic

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: Doors 7:30PM | Show 8:00PM
This fun-filled, audience-interactive performance will have you singing along (and maybe even dancing in the aisles!), to all your ABBA favourites.

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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September

Saturday 14

Ancient Stone Medicine Wheel Workshop with David Maracle

Location: Huronia Museum - 549 Little Lake Park Road, Midland 

Time: 10:00AM - 2:00PM
As part of its two day "Celebration of Indigenous Culture" Brookside Music Association invites you to participate in an Ancient Stone Medicine Wheel Workshop presented by the internationally renowned artist and musician David R. Maracle of the Tyendinga Mohawk Territory. 

www.huroniamuseum.com
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September

Friday 20

How Great Thou ART?!?

Location: Martyrs’ Shine, 16163 Highway 12 West, Midland
Spend three divine days at Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Ontario, connecting with your inner Holy Spirit and the great outdoors by painting “en plein air”. Enjoy learning about the history of the Canadian Martyrs from the Jesuits who reside on premises. Also receive personal one-on-one art instruction from the Resident Artist, Ingrid Vija Brooks.

www.martyrs-shrine.com
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September

Saturday 28

Buskerfest

Location: Downtown Midland
Mark your calendar and stay tuned for details on this NEW festival!
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October

Thursday 03

Pumpkinferno

Location: Discovery Harbour - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Experience the phenomenon of hauntingly magical and stirring outdoor exhibits of hand-crafted Funkins pumpkins, all set against the night-time backdrop of Discovery Harbour. But beware….new characters will be lurking about in the expanded Terror Zone!!

Thursday to Sunday evenings in October

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October

Saturday 05

The Bay Studio Tour

Location: Studios throughout Tiny Township and Penetanguishene

Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Come on this free, self guided Tour and step into 20 unique studio locations throughout Penetanguishene and Tiny Township near the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay.

www.thebaystudiotour.com
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October

Saturday 05

Tiny Farm Crawl

Location: Locations throughout the Township of Tiny

Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Take the opportunity to get an inside look at the operations of a number of farms in the Township of Tiny. Enjoy a genuine farm experience and learn more about what local farming is really about. 

www.tiny.ca
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October

Friday 11

Meet The Spirits

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum - 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene
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October

Saturday 12

Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

Location: Sainte Marie Among the Hurons - 16164 Highway 12, Midland

Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sainte-Marie’s Thanksgiving Harvest Festival and Arts and Crafts Show and Sale is a fun family event, with lots of on-site activities and outstanding artisans and crafters.

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October

Thursday 17

Ghost Tours of the S.S. Keewatin

Location: S.S. Keewatin - 311 Talbot Street, Port McNicoll
Chance an escorted tour of the 111 year old steamship and learn about some of the #realscaryship that happens onboard.

October 17-19 and 24-26
www.sskeewatin.com
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November

Thursday 21

First Light

Location: Sainte Marie Among the Hurons  - 16164 Highway 12 East, Midland

Time: 5:30PM - 9:00PM
Celebrating its 20th year, Sainte-Marie’s “First Light” is a must-see event with a great line-up of family activities and performers, all amidst the spectacular glow of over 5,000 candles.

Thursday to Saturday evenings Nov 21-23, 28-30 and Dec 5-7
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November

Saturday 30

Take It Easy: The Story of the Eagles

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: Doors 7:30PM | Show 8:00PM
This audience-interactive show is comprised of some of Canada’s leading session musicians, who perform all of the legendary hits from the Eagles extensive career with soaring vocal harmonies and sizzling hot guitar solos.

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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December

Sunday 01

Tay Tree Lighting

Location: Tay Community Rink
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December

Sunday 01

Elvis: Blue Christmas

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: Doors 2:30PM | Show 3:00PM
Calling all Elvis fans! Don't miss Collingwood Elvis Champion Gino Monopoli starring in "Elvis: Blue Christmas".

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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December

Saturday 07

Festival of Lights

Location: Penetanguishene Town Docks and Penetanguishene Centennial Museum
It's Christmas in Penetanguishene! Gather to see the annual tree lighting, and enjoy holiday festivities at the Penetanguishene Centennial Museum afterwards.

www.penetanguishene.ca
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