Simcoe County is filled with adventure, culture, and community spirit! Join us as we dive into the best activities to check out in the area this weekend. From heart-pounding mountain biking at the Horseshoe Valley Bike Fest to the soul-soothing exploration of local art during the Collingwood Art Crawl, and the nostalgic charm of the Oro World’s Fair, there’s something for everyone in this action-packed weekend!
COLLINGWOOD ART CRAWL 2023
Prepare for an immersive artistic journey at the Collingwood Art Crawl 2023. This annual event invites you to explore the world of art and music at your own pace. Stroll through downtown Collingwood and witness live performers and artists showcasing their talents across various mediums and genres. Whether you’re seeking a new piece of art for your home or simply looking to immerse yourself in the creative atmosphere, our local shops and restaurants offer a treasure trove of possibilities. Learn more here here.
ORO WORLD’S FAIR
Join us at the Oro World’s Fair, hosted by the dedicated volunteers of the Oro Agricultural Society, as we celebrate the rich agricultural heritage of Oro-Medonte. This beloved annual event showcases the talents and skills of our local communities, offering a wide array of attractions and activities for all ages. From the thrilling Oro World’s Fair Tractor Pull and Demolition Derby to the charming Mini Pedal Tractor Pull, excitement awaits around every corner. Discover more here.
GUSSAPOLOZA MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL
Prepare to immerse yourself in a world of creativity and entertainment at the Gussapolooza Music and Arts Festival. This exceptional 3-day extravaganza celebrates Canada’s music and arts scene, featuring nearly 50 talented bands from across the country, spanning genres from rock to hip-hop, folk to electronic, and more. Beyond the music, enjoy laughter at the comedy shows, be charmed by street performers, savor a wide array of delectable foods and craft beers, participate in thrilling games, and explore the vibrant creator’s convention. Get the full details here.
Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at The Mexican House
Join us this Saturday from 5 pm to 11 pm at The Mexican House as we celebrate Mexican Independence Day. Experience Mexican Folklore Dance, Live Music, and karaoke at this vibrant eatery that specializes in dishes inspired by the central regions of Mexico. Beyond the dining experience, The Mexican House boasts a Latin market where you can discover daily freshly made traditional baked goods such as pastel de tres leches, conchas, and churros. Learn more here.