Civic Long Weekend Resort Getaways
The Briars Resort & Spa, Jackson's Point
Long Weekend Special - 3 nights, 6 meals including the Civic Long Weekend
Available: Jun 27, 2014 - Sep 1, 2014 (1-3 Nights)
PER PERSON, PER NIGHT $144 TO $239
Arrive to complimentary a bottle of wine and a cheese plate, then relax and enjoy your getaway which includes: dinner and breakfast daily - use of recreation facilities pools, lake, kayaks - access to programs yoga, guided walks, boat rides and more. A premium of $20 per night on Civic, and $10 per night on other, weekends July 25 to August 24.
Sir Sam's Inn and WaterSpa
Civic Holiday Weekend
August 1 - 4, 2014
Everybodys favourite midsummer holiday weekend from start to finish. All the waterfront activities you are looking for and extra time to enjoy them.
All inclusive packages are available from $375 per couple, per night. Minimum nights apply.
Civic Long Weekend Events & Festivals
Featured: Mid-summer is the time of year to taste what's growing in your own back yard and in Cottage Country. See featured farmers' markets over Civic Holiday weekend Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, Victoria Harbour, Lakefield, Midland, Orillia and Penetanguishene
Ontario's Lake Country Streets Alive
Featured: Art Grows Here is the 2014 installation of the annual Streets Alive outdoor community art project. This year the streets of downtown Orillia will become an amazing outdoor gallery as artists apply their vision and talent to 40 oversized metal planters. Streets Alive - Art Grows Here Festival
Featured: Blue Mountain:Village Beach Party,
August 2-4, 2014
The Village at Blue The summer's hottest party for all ages! Reggae & Calypso music, Fire Dancing, Moves Under The Stars, hiking, scavenger hunts, kids activities, Plunge! Aquatic Centre, gondola, Cascade Putting Course, Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, shopping & dining and family fireworks by the Mill Pond.
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August 1-4, 2014.
A Top 100 Festival for Arts & Crafts, Kids Midway, Antique Hunters.
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HaliburtonTour de Forest
Annual Artisans Tour
August 2-3, 2014
20 Artisans. 8 Studios, Enjoy a dazzling array of finely crafted pottery, glass, jewellery, painting, woodworking, fibre art and photography. Enjoy the benefits of a compact tour and a chance to take in Haliburton’s gorgeous summer scenery. 10 am - 5 pm.
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MacTier Big Weekend Festival
The Festival showcases Muskoka and the surrounding area and what it has to offer to new tourists, residents and cottagers alike. Fun activities include the Muskoka Beach Volleyball Blast Tournament, Children's Fishing Derby, Stewart Lake Regatta and Parade of Boats.
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels in the MacTier area.
Muskoka Craft Beer Festival
Annie Williams Park, Bracebridge August 2, 2014
A great day of fun in the sun, with beer from over 30 Ontario craft breweries on site. There will be Ontario wine, cider, and spirits. Food will be provided from the Savour Muskoka roster. Entertainment will include beer/wine/spirit education, some of the finest bearded musicians in the province, and the brewmaster olympics.
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels in Bracebridge
Huntsville Festival of the Arts: Continues over the long weekend More information and Huntsville area resorts, inns, lodges, hotels
Festival of the Sound,
Parry Sound, continues to August 10th,
Where the world's great musicians come to play!
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The Georgian Bay Steam Show -Family Farm Demonstraton Fesival
Cookstown, August 1-4, 2014
The show is filled with parades, tractor pulls, wagon rides, demonstrations, vendor booths, singing and dancing performances and more. The talent contest will be held on Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. for adults, and Sunday evening for juniors. Admission for adults is $8 per day and children aged 12 and under enter for free. Parking is free and a shuttle service is available from the Cookstown Outlet Mall.
Get overnight Accommodation in Alliston or Barrie
Featured: Tweed Stampede and Jamboree,
North Hastings, Trudeau Park August 1-3, 2014
Tweed recently became the destination event for Canadian Cowboys Association competitors when it announced it had become a double rodeo. That’s twice the competition and twice the prize money for the competitors. Also new this year is a bonus Friday evening full rodeo performance for all to enjoy. The Stampede Committee plan to kick-off the weekend with a new added concert on Thursday night featuring High Valley; Deric Ruttan Saturday night; and close the weekend Sunday with Gord Bamford, taking full advantage of the long weekend and all happening on the Stage!
Children Love Long Weekends
Find many more activities, events and festivals suitable for children and families over the Civic Holiday Weekend. Lots at 411Ontario Kidsto consider for a day trip or an overnight staycation north of Toronto GTA