April events 2018

Muskoka Maple Trail To April 20. The Trail is a collection of 30+ of Muskoka’s top maple experiences, from sugar bush tours and pancake breakfasts, to maple beer and maple butter tarts. Now with the official Muskoka Maple Trail road map, you can build your own maple adventure and turn a regular Spring day into […]

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Best sledding trails

Some of the province’s best snowmobile trails are in this area. If you’re looking for a wintry getaway without going far from the cottage, check out the Round Algonquin Park trail, or try something different with the world’s largest private trail system, located in Haliburton Forest. Before heading out, of course, you will need a […]

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February events 2018

Wait Until Dark Until Feb 18. A sinister con man, Roat, and two ex-convicts, Mike and Carlino, are about to meet their match. A Broadway hit, Wait Until Dark is a masterfully constructed thriller that moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene. Presented by Huntsville […]

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December Events 2017

Flash Mob Carolling December 22. Muskoka Chautauqua presents Flash Mob Caroling featuring the Whispering River Orchestra. Everyone is welcome to celebrate the season while enjoying festive refreshments. 1182 Foreman Road, Port Carling. Santafest December 23. Come to Santa’s Village in Bracebridge for a a fun filled Winter Edition of SantaFest – with some of Santa’s […]

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October events 2017

Simply Queen Friday, October 6. One of the top Queen tribute acts, performing at Algonquin Theatre in Huntsville. Thanksgiving Open House October 7-8. Join the staff of the Muskoka Lakes Museum in Port Carling from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Saturday and noon to 4pm Sunday. Come for complimentary pumpkin muffins, hot mulled cider and […]

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Competitive fair going

Fall fairs aren’t just about rides and junk food. They can also be a great excuse to show off your skill as a baker, artisan, flower arranger, gardener and more. The prizes are minimal, but the fun is enormous. Entering lets you really connect with the heritage of fairs. The earliest fairs were a chance […]

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September events 2017

Bandshell concert series Thursday, August 31. The final show of the summer season features Doug McLean in Memorial Park in Downtown Bracebridge. 7 p.m. Bring your own chair or blanket. Comedy Magic Show Friday, Sept. 1. Brent and Sarah on-stage at the JW Marriott in Minett. 7 to 8 p.m. $10. Happy Birthday Canada, from […]

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Paddle the backwater

August is the perfect time for boating, but sometimes the lakes can feel just a tad too busy. To get away from the crowd, launch your canoe or kayak and take a daytrip down one of Muskoka’s many excellent paddling rivers and streams. You’ll be astonished at how quickly you can find yourself enjoying peace […]

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July events 2017

Midnight Madness Street Festival Friday, August 4. Don’t miss this night full of fun and excitement and bargains galore! Live music, great shopping and family fun at Memorial Park Kids Zone – $5 per child all night. Musical Entertainment. 6 p.m  to midnight in downtown Bracebridge. Sawdust City Music Festival August 4 to 6. A […]

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June events 2017

Old Wives’ Tales To July 14. A hilarious look at mother-daughter relationships, this play is filled with wit and insight. Be prepared to laugh, cry, and feel wonderfully human again. Recommended for mature audiences. At the Gravenhurst Opera House. www.gravenhurst.ca, 705-687-5550 Second Wind: Daniel Gallant To July 8. Since 2014, Daniel Gallant has been transforming […]

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