Be sure to share your experiences with us by tagging #PaddleOLC on Social Media! One of the best ways to truly experience the wonder and beauty of Ontario’s Lake Country is to get out on the water – a credo Mike Bartlett lives by. The paddling guru from Swift Canoe and Kayak of Waubaushene spends as much […]


Please join artist Annie Kmyta Cunnington to celebrate her second solo exhibition at Lee Contemporary Art. Annie lives and paints near her hometown of Kirkland Lake, and it is the beauty of this Northern Ontario landscape that inspires her. The opening reception is Saturday October 7, 1-3 pm.

Flavours To Fall In Love With

~A story by Marc Smith from Marc My Travels~ FLAVOURS TO FALL IN LOVE WITH AT LOCAL RESTAURANTS, ANOTHER REASON TO VISIT SIMCOE COUNTY Fall is here and that means it is time for some of my favourite Fall flavours and foods.  Butternut Squash, Pumpkin, Cranberries, and Apples are just some of the foods that […]

Fall Adventures

Fall Adventures in Ontario’s Lake Country, another reason to visit Simcoe County By Marc Smith from Marc My Travels What is your favourite time of year? For me it is early Fall. I know, Summer is amazing and nothing beats jumping into the lake on a hot day but there is a magic to Autumn […]


Back for its third year! This exhibition of artwork priced at $100 or less features original artwork by local artists Alex Richardson, Samantha Vessios, Tanya Cunnington and Bewabon Shilling with more to be added. The opening reception is Thursday November 30 from 7-9 pm and it is part of The Peter Street Holiday Art Hop. […]

Ice Fishing in Ontario’s Lake Country

Discovering Winter on the Water Surrounded by multiple lakes and seasonal fishing locations Ontario’s Lake Country is a wonderful place to discovery a four season playground.  As the cold weather blows over and the lakes begin to freeze the opportunity for an experience that is fun for the whole family illuminates. Ice Fishing in Ontario’s […]

Top 10 Outdoor Winter Activities

#OntLakeCountry @OntLakeCountry Winter is here everybody and that means it is time to explore a season of winter activities and fun! Ontario’s Lake Country is in a magnificent place where you can experience totally different worlds when the seasons change. Canada is a country that is known for its winter season all around the world […]

Winter Well

Dressing Warmly and Properly Winter can bring a beautiful blanket of white fluffy snow but also a cold chill that can be an unfortunate side effect. This side effect can be controlled with dressing warmly and preparing to take winter head on. Dressing head to toe to fight off the cold can be easily done […]


ART SHOW AND SALE from LOCAL ARTISANS HOSTED BY THE WASHAGO ART CLUB DATE; SATURDAY OCTOBER 6th TIME: 10 am to 5 pm PLACE: WASHAGO COMMUNITY CENTRE 4361 Hamilton Street, Washago Fine art, stained glass, sculptures, pottery, woodworking and jewellery. Enjoy refreshments while you shop for priceless works of art .