Trenton’s Festival by the Bay

Open Marketing Programs Trenton's Festival by the Bay by Kevin Stuart (Senior Festival Correspondent) The summer of 2022 continues to appear as if someone finally took off the "pause" button on activities. Because of many events not taking place the last two summers, it has become clearRead more

Stayner Music, Market and Park It!

Open Marketing Programs Stayner Music, Market and Park It! by Judi "Scoop" McWilliams Stayner Ontario is located just south of Collingwood. We had heard about their Music Market and Park It event, and decided to check it out. It's one of those fun unique events... ... oftenRead more

Thornbury Hoedown!

Open Marketing Programs Thornbury Hoedown! by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) YEE-HAW, that's what I thought when I heard that Thornbury was holding its own HOEDOWN! I knew that it was going to be a fun event. Judi and I live close to the downtown area, soRead more

Wasaga Beach Volleyball Tournament

Open Marketing Programs Wasaga Beach Volleyball Tournament by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) We were off to Wasaga Beach! This was where the action was this weekend! It was time for the Wasaga Beach Volleyball Tournament. Everything was all set up. The volleyball courts... The emergency responseRead more

Port Elgin Pumpkinfest

Open Marketing Programs Port Elgin Pumpkinfest by Judi "Scoop" McWilliams Who doesn't love pumpkin festivals? I suppose not everyone does, but the Nomad (Gary) and I do. It's fortunate, then, that we have a great one in our area... ... the Port Elgin Pumpkinfest! This award winningRead more

Salsa at Blue (Video)

Open Marketing Programs Salsa at Blue by Judi "Scoop" McWilliams We were off to the Blue Mountain Village. Fortunately, it's only a short drive from our home. The Nomad (Gary) and I were going for the music! It was time for some Salsa Music and Dancing! WeRead more

Port Credit Boat Show

Open Marketing Programs Port Credit Boat Show by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) We were in Port Credit to visit an art show. When I looked across the road, I noticed that there was a Boat Show. If you know anything about Scoop (Judi) and me, you'llRead more

Thornbury Regatta

Open Marketing Programs Thornbury Regatta by Judi (Scoop) McWilliams It was going to be fun to watch! And, it was happening in our community! ... in our harbour. It was the Laser Fall Race. One by one, the small sail boats (Lasers) left the harbour. It wasRead more

Wasaga Beach FOAM FEST (Video)

Open Marketing Programs Wasaga Beach FOAM FEST by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) Here we are in Wasaga Beach, ready for some fun! We were on the beach for FOAM FEST! What, the heck is FOAM FEST, you might ask? Believe me, before Judi and I arrivedRead more

Collingwood Sidelaunch Days Festival

Open Marketing Programs Collingwood Sidelaunch Days Festival by Gary McWilliams (aka Festival Nomad) As you may know, Collingwood is located on the shores of Georgian Bay. As such, it had always had an enormous relationship with boating and shipping. In fact, up until 1986, ship building wasRead more