Man looking out at the ship on the lake

Community Calendar

 

Categories

Penetanguishene Centennial Museum Summer Activities for Kids

Jul
15

Date: July 15, 2019

Location: 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Category: Town Organized

Pretend to be a pioneer child this week by making your own tin punch decoration. The whole family can dress up in pioneer clothes! Great opportunity for that vacation memory selfie. Last but not least do a pioneer themed scavenger hunt in the museum. Admission by donation. Adult supervision is required

Ghost Tours

Jul
20

Date: July 20, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

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. Admission is: $10 per person (plus HST). Please note that this event is primarily outdoors with visitors walking throughout the historic site. The tour goes even in rain. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time of the tour. Service animals ONLY. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Please NOTE: This is strictly a ghost tour and not a historic site tour. We are not planning on scaring you. We tell stories about unusual happenings associated with the historic site. We keep our Pumpkinferno & the Terror Zone for all the screams in the fall. "Call up the Spirits" Dinner and Ghost Tour package available $22.95 per person + tax. SUPER PASS HOLDERS, please have your pass with you, if you take advantage of this dinner package. Your cost is $17.95 + tax. Please call Captain Roberts' Table Restaurant direct, to reserve 705-549-0713.

The Sky's The Limit - or is it?! Camp at Quest Art School + Gallery

Jul
22

Date: July 22, 2019

Location: 333 King St.

Category: External Community Event

Kites, birds, balloons, airplanes and space, the final frontier - or is it?! Augest 6-13 Full week $200 for members; $250 nonmembers Register online at questart.ca; by phone 705.526.2787 or in person at the gift shop.

Penetanguishene Centennial Museum Summer Activities for Kids

Jul
22

Date: July 22, 2019

Location: 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Category: Town Organized

Did you know that the T Rex dinosaur once roamed the grounds of Alberta? This week is your chance to make your own Canadian T Rex to take home. Participate in a dinosaur themed scavenger hunt and see if you can guess the five that lived in the Alberta area. Can you find the hidden dinosaur eggs on the museum grounds? Admission by donation. Adult supervision is required

Sky is the Limit Camp

Jul
22

Date: July 22, 2019

Location: 333 King Street, Midland

Category: External Community Event

Make art inspired by Kites, Birds, Airplanes, Balloons and Space at this summer camp hosted at Quest Art School and Gallery

Tea and Tarts at the Penetanguishene Centennial Museum

Jul
24

Date: July 24, 2019

Location: 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Category: Town Organized

Pamper yourself with a leisurely cup of tea and a treat of tarts in our tea room. Listen to soothing classical music as you view the historical Penetanguishene photos that line the walls. Experience and sample hand churned ice cream. Try your hand at quill writing and view local artisans at work. In addition you may also choose to tour the museum with a knowledgeable staff member. There is a variety of teas to choose from and each person receives two tarts. $10.00 per person

Summer Blood Donation Event

Jul
24

Date: July 24, 2019

Location: Penetang Legion, 2 Poyntz Street

Category: External Community Event

Summer can be challenging for blood donations. Vacations can mean less donors, but increased traffic on the roads can mean higher demand for blood. You can help. Join #CanadasLifeline in July! Book on blood.ca or call 1-888-2DONATE New donors needed and walk-ins are welcome!

Ghost Tours

Jul
24

Date: July 24, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

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. Admission is: $10 per person (plus HST). Please note that this event is primarily outdoors with visitors walking throughout the historic site. The tour goes even in rain. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time of the tour. Service animals ONLY. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Please NOTE: This is strictly a ghost tour and not a historic site tour. We are not planning on scaring you. We tell stories about unusual happenings associated with the historic site. We keep our Pumpkinferno & the Terror Zone for all the screams in the fall. "Call up the Spirits" Dinner and Ghost Tour package available $22.95 per person + tax. SUPER PASS HOLDERS, please have your pass with you, if you take advantage of this dinner package. Your cost is $17.95 + tax. Please call Captain Roberts' Table Restaurant direct, to reserve 705-549-0713.

34th Euro-Global Summit on Cancer Therapy & Radiation Oncology

Jul
25

Date: July 25, 2019

Location: Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Conference Centre London Heathrow Bath Road, Heathrow Middlesex UB7 0DU London Heathrow United Kingdom, https://eurocancer.expertconferences.org/, London

Category: External Community Event

Euro Cancer 2019 is a three day event consisting of a lettered scientific program, laudable talks by the top notch of the global scientific community, that brings together active researchers, intellectuals, academicians, students, contributors and industrialists to exchange ideas communicate and discuss research findings on new advancements in all kinds of available cancer therapies worldwide innovative research products which can be exhibited for further development in Oncology. This UK Cancer Congress is going to be the largest and most promising international conference that specifically focuses on the Radiation therapy by bringing all Renowned Radiation Oncologists under one roof. This is a three-day multidisciplinary meeting covering all aspects of Cancer Therapies and Radiation Oncology, including clinical service delivery, management, informatics and research. Cancer Conferences: https://eurocancer.expertconferences.org/

All Things Canadian Festival

Jul
26

Date: July 26, 2019

Location: 121 Main Street, Penetanguishene

Category: External Community Event

All Things Canadian Festival & Main Street Launch Party
A two-day outdoor festival that will celebrate our heritage, homecoming along with Penetanguishenes’ own local cultures of Anglophone, Francophone and Indigenous, gathering local residents, surrounding communities and visitors to celebrate who we are as Canadians. The event will focus on various activities, live music, food, entertainment and fun! FREE ADMISSION!

Bayside Summer Soirée

Jul
26

Date: July 26, 2019

Location: 8 Owen Street, Penetanguishene

Category: Town Organized

The Bayside Summer Soiree is a weekly outdoor event set upon the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay in Penetanguishene.  The Bayside Summer Soiree will be a great way to spend your Friday nights, listening to live music, entertainment, outdoor movies and much more all summer long from June to August!  Performances take place on the Ampitheatre Stage at Parc Rotary Champlain Wendat Park.

 

Ghost Tours

Jul
27

Date: July 27, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

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. Admission is: $10 per person (plus HST). Please note that this event is primarily outdoors with visitors walking throughout the historic site. The tour goes even in rain. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time of the tour. Service animals ONLY. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Please NOTE: This is strictly a ghost tour and not a historic site tour. We are not planning on scaring you. We tell stories about unusual happenings associated with the historic site. We keep our Pumpkinferno & the Terror Zone for all the screams in the fall. "Call up the Spirits" Dinner and Ghost Tour package available $22.95 per person + tax. SUPER PASS HOLDERS, please have your pass with you, if you take advantage of this dinner package. Your cost is $17.95 + tax. Please call Captain Roberts' Table Restaurant direct, to reserve 705-549-0713.

BALM BEACH FAMILY FUN DAY SUNDAY JULY 28, 2019

Jul
28

Date: July 28, 2019

Location: Downtown Balm Beach——- 7 Tiny Beaches Road North

Category: External Community Event

Volunteers from businesses, beach associations, and residents are working together to have a fun-filled day for kids and families. Inflatables, Wye Marsh Birds of Prey, Quest Art, arcade games, entertainment and lunch for kids. ALL FREE FOR KIDS. Other family members will enjoy an amazing silent auction and a number of vendors and artisans. This is a Tiny Township sponsored event. We are raising money through cash donations and a silent auction to go towards a much needed playground in Balm Beach. Please join us for this great community event!

Mural Boot Camp

Jul
29

Date: July 29, 2019

Location: 333 King Street, Midland

Category: External Community Event

Learn everything about planning, designing and painting a mural! During this camp we will paint a mural in Midland. Hosted by Quest Art School and Gallery

Mural Boot Camp at Quest Art School + Gallery

Jul
29

Date: July 29, 2019

Location: 333 King St.

Category: External Community Event

Working with a local mural artist, participants will design and paint a mural in town. Full week $200 for members; $250 nonmembers Register online at questart.ca; by phone 705.526.2787 or in person at the gift shop.

Penetanguishene Centennial Museum Summer Activities for Kids

Jul
29

Date: July 29, 2019

Location: 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Category: Town Organized

Pirates are coming to town this week, so we will be all ready with our pirate hats that we will be making. Further dress yourself with our pirate props and take a picture. Walk the plank and avoid the sharks. Participate in a pirate themed scavenger hunt. Admission is by donation. Adult supervision is required.

Ghost Tours

Jul
31

Date: July 31, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

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. Admission is: $10 per person (plus HST). Please note that this event is primarily outdoors with visitors walking throughout the historic site. The tour goes even in rain. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time of the tour. Service animals ONLY. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Please NOTE: This is strictly a ghost tour and not a historic site tour. We are not planning on scaring you. We tell stories about unusual happenings associated with the historic site. We keep our Pumpkinferno & the Terror Zone for all the screams in the fall. "Call up the Spirits" Dinner and Ghost Tour package available $22.95 per person + tax. SUPER PASS HOLDERS, please have your pass with you, if you take advantage of this dinner package. Your cost is $17.95 + tax. Please call Captain Roberts' Table Restaurant direct, to reserve 705-549-0713.

Bayside Summer Soirée

Aug
02

Date: August 02, 2019

Location: 8 Owen Street, Penetanguishene

Category: Town Organized

The Bayside Summer Soiree is a weekly outdoor event set upon the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay in Penetanguishene.  The Bayside Summer Soiree will be a great way to spend your Friday nights, listening to live music, entertainment, outdoor movies and much more all summer long from June to August!  Performances take place on the Ampitheatre Stage at Parc Rotary Champlain Wendat Park.

 

Pirates of the Bay

Aug
03

Date: August 03, 2019

Location: 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Category: External Community Event

Join us for this swashbucklin’ event! Be sure to know your pirate name and beware landlubbers as Discovery Harbour will be transformed into the Pirates Lair!! Walk the plank and join the pirate crew for great famly fun! Roving hornswaggler musicians, sink a ship with Cap't Tuna, visit the tattoo parlor, learn yer knots and swab the deck! Be on the lookout for the Navy and Pirate Skirmish, pirate crafts, pirate inflatables, petting zoo and so much more! Shuttles available at Penetanguishene Town Dock (Main Street). RUNNING ALL DAY. This will be for King's Wharf Theatre goers as well. Catch the shuttle!

Pirates of the Bay

Aug
03

Date: August 03, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

oin us for this swashbucklin’ event! Be sure to know your pirate name and beware landlubbers as Discovery Harbour will be transformed into the Pirates Lair!! Walk the plank and join the pirate crew for great famly fun! Roving hornswaggler musicians, sink a ship with Cap't Tuna, visit the tattoo parlor, learn yer knots and swab the deck! Be on the lookout for the Navy and Pirate Skirmish, pirate crafts, pirate inflatables', petting zoo and so much more! Be sure to git here!! Shuttles available at Penetanguishene Town Dock (Main Street). RUNNING ALL DAY. This will be for King's Wharf Theatre goers as well. Catch the shuttle!

Ghost Tours

Aug
03

Date: August 03, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

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. Admission is: $10 per person (plus HST). Please note that this event is primarily outdoors with visitors walking throughout the historic site. The tour goes even in rain. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time of the tour. Service animals ONLY. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Please NOTE: This is strictly a ghost tour and not a historic site tour. We are not planning on scaring you. We tell stories about unusual happenings associated with the historic site. We keep our Pumpkinferno & the Terror Zone for all the screams in the fall. "Call up the Spirits" Dinner and Ghost Tour package available $22.95 per person + tax. SUPER PASS HOLDERS, please have your pass with you, if you take advantage of this dinner package. Your cost is $17.95 + tax. Please call Captain Roberts' Table Restaurant direct, to reserve 705-549-0713.

Penetanguishene Centennial Museum Summer Activities for Kids

Aug
05

Date: August 05, 2019

Location: 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Category: Town Organized

The pirates have left but watch out for the soldiers arriving later in the week. You can be ready for them by coming to the museum and making your own cannon. Play some pioneer games and go on a scavenger hunt. Admission is by donation. Adult supervision is required.

High Seas and Tall Tales Camp at Quest Art School + Gallery

Aug
06

Date: August 06, 2019

Location: 333 King St.

Category: External Community Event

Art and Story Telling and messages in bottles and more - inspired by the Tall Ships visit to our community. Ages 6-13 Full week $200 for members; $250 nonmembers Register online at questart.ca; by phone 705.526.2787 or in person at the gift shop.

High Seas and Tall Tales Camp

Aug
06

Date: August 06, 2019

Location: 333 King Street, Midland

Category: External Community Event

Art, Storytelling and messages in bottles inspired by the Tall Ships visit to Midland that the campers will get to see themselves!

Battle of Georgian Bay

Aug
07

Date: August 07, 2019

Location: Discovery Harbour

Category: Penetanguishene Events

This amazing Grand Tactical will happen over the course of four days with battles and skirmishes involving both the Towns of Midland and Penetanguishene and the Townships of Tiny and Tay. Over 600 British, American and Indigenous re-enactors from across North America will converge on the historic site staging battles and skirmishes. The historical encampment will be open to the general public for viewing. Visitors will be able to interact with the period merchants and artisan. Live musical entertainment and Jack's Nasty Face Tavern (licensed) for your enjoyment. Tall Ships that will be on-location (included in your price of admission) H.M.S. Tecumseth, H.M.S. Bee, and the Huron Jewel. Scheduled Battle Events: Saturday August 10th at 3pm - Sortie and Barrage Saturday August 10th at 7pm - Siege of Magazine Island Sunday August 11th at 2pm - Americans Last Stand. Tickets for this event at Discovery Harbour available at the door: $8.00 per person Children 5 under are FREE OR purchase single ticket for this event on SNAPD at https://midlandpenetang.snapd.com/events/view/1219758