Father’s Day

Father’s day is Sunday June 18th, 2017.  Spend a day or two with Dad north of Toronto. Day trips and getaways are a great way to relax and have fun.

 

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Alliston

Father’s Day Brunch
Nottawasaga Inn Resort
June 19, 2016
Celebrate Father’s Day at the Nottawasaga Resort with a delicious brunch then play a round of golf.
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Barrie

Family Art Workshop
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie
June 19, 2016
Every Sunday is Family Sunday at the MacLaren. Regional artists Rebecca Robitaille and Christyn Grampola will lead creative projects that families complete together. Sign up in person at 1:00 pm on the day of the workshop, as space is limited.
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Dad’s Ride Free
Hardwood Ski & Bike, Barrie
Bring your father out for a mountain bike ride. Dad’s ride free all day with a paying child!
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Dad’s Climb for Free
Treetop Trekking, Barrie | Stouffville | Huntsville | Ganaraska
Dads climb for free on June 19th when they come with 2 paying customers. (not applicable to season pass holders).
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Horseshoe Slopeside Adventures
Horseshoe Resort, Barrie
There is a world of Adventure waiting for you at Horseshoe Resort in our 600-acre playground! Bring your Dad for an adrenaline filled getaway.
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Father’s Day at Taboo
Taboo Golf Resort, Gravenhurst
June 19, 2016
Unlimited Golf & Cart for the day. Each Dad will receive a $25 gift certificate for Taboo Golf Shop merchandise and a Taboo souvenir hat. Only $99.95 per person

FSO Water Ramp Grand Opening
Horseshoe Resort, Barrie
June 18, 2016
Freestyle Skiing Ontario Awards and Water Ramp Grand Opening.  Event includes 9 hole golf tournament, BBQ banquet, awards and silent auction.
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Blue Mountains | Collingwood

Fun and Frolic for Father’s Day at Scenic Caves
Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, Collingwood 
June 18-19, 2016
Saturday and Sunday, Fathers receive FREE park admission with paid child admission (ages 3-17) for caves/suspension bridge/mini-golf package (no coupon required).  Fathers AND up to 4 family members receive $20-off an Eco Adventure Tour (guided treetop canopy walking and ziplining). Printed coupon required (mobile not accepted).  For even more adrenaline-pumping excitement, Eco guests may add the Thunderbird Twin Zip ride at a discounted rate.  Age/height/weight restrictions apply.  Reservations are required for the Eco Tour. 
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SALSA at Blue Mountain Village
June 17-19, 2016
Muy Caliente! Latino fever hits Blue Mountain with the return of the much anticpated 8th annual Salsa at Blue Mountain.  A free family street party transforming the entire Village into a fiesta of fun with mucho music and dancing capped off with fireworks! 
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Spa for Dad
Scandinave Spa, Collingwood
Situated in a natural forest, minutes from downtown Collingwood & Blue Mountain Resort, Scandinave Spa™ Blue Mountain offers a unique & tranquil outdoor Spa experience. Open all year from 10am-9pm, enjoy the serenity of the renowned Scandinavian Baths & relaxing Registered Massage treatments. Guests must be 19+ yrs. old. Bathing suits are mandatory.
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Haliburton Highlands

Father’s Day at Sir Sam’s
Sir Sam’s Ski & Bike, Haliburton
Take Dad for a mountain bike ride or a scenic chair lift ride.
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Stray Cats
Yours Outdoors, Haliburton
June 17, 2016
Explore the back roads of the Haliburton Highlands. This tour will take you through forests, farm and hamlet, and along the shores of rivers, lakes, and wetlands. You will discover the rich and diverse natural and cultural heritage of the Highlands. 
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Annual Truck Pull, Show & Shine and Mud Bog
Minden
June 18, 2016
The annual Minden Kinsmen Truck Pull and Show and Shine are held on the third weekend of June and act as a major fundraiser for the Minden Kinsmen and Kinettes Clubs. Hundreds of participants come from around Ontario to participate in the truck pull, and hundreds of spectators take part in the event, which runs for an entire day.
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Highlands Food & Beverage Showcase
Minden
June 18, 2016
Enjoy delicious and unique food & beverage samples from local vendors including hot food, craft beer, ice cream, pastries, delicacies and more.  It will also be a fun afternoon of live music, silent auction and a yard sale.
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Fly-Tying & Casting Workshop for Beginners
Haliburton
June 19, 2016
Fly fishing is an art and a sport all in one.  Bring the kids, and learn how to tie a fly with volunteers from the Haliburton Highlands Fly Fishing Club.  After tying a fly, step outside to the field and try your hand at casting a line.
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Midland

John Denver & Glen Campbell Tribute
Midland Cultural Centre, Midland
June 18, 2016
Jack London performs a collection of John Denver’s and Glenn Campbell’s biggest hits!  The show boasts videos, articulate sound and lighting, narration, voiceovers, costumes changes, handouts, and lots of audience participation. 
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Jacob Moon
Midland Cultural Centre, Midland
June 19, 2016
Jacob Moon is known for his giftedness as a singer, songwriter of award-winning pop and folk songs. He is also a master of the art of ‘live looping’, a performance style where he records what he’s playing in real time and layers sound on sound to make one guitar sound like an orchestra.
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Father’s Day Cruise
Miss Midland 30,000 Islands Boat Cruise, Midland
Experience the sparkling water, the windswept pines and rocky grandeur of Georgian Bay’s 30,000 Islands aboard the 300-passenger Miss Midland.  Cruises depart from the Midland Town Dock and are 2.5 hours in duration.
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Father’s Day Cruise
Serendipity Princess Historic Boat Cruise, Penetanguishene
Cruise through over 400 years of local and Canadian history in this narrated 90 minute tour around Penetanguishene harbour aboard the 265-passenger, Serendipity Princess.   Cruises depart from the Penetanguishene town dock.
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National Aboriginal Weekend
Sainte Marie among the Hurons, Midland
June 21, 2016
Native singers, drummers, and dancers will perform under an Events Tent on site, and in the Longhouses. The historic site will also offer numerous activities and demonstrations.
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Party on the Dock
Midland
June 17, 2016
Kick Off Summer With Party On The Dock featuring Hotel California!
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Mono

Kitchen Take Over
Hockely Valley Resort, Mono
June17, 2016
In conjunction with The Cheese Boutique,The Chase, and cabin.  Features The Garden ‘Aperitivo’ Reception and a 5 course tasting menu dinner featuring seasonal spring ingredients and themed around cheese wine pairings.  
$119 per person
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Muskoka

Father’s Day at Deerhurst
Huntsville
Celebrate Father’s Day at Deerhurst Resort and make some Muskoka memories together. Enjoy the day together whether golfing, relaxing at Shizen Spa, indulging in great food or taking part in a little friendly competition at the Adult/Junior Deerhurst Lakeside Tournament. 
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Father’s Day at Santa’s Village
Santa’s Village Family Entertainment Park, Bracebridge
Muskoka Zip Lines & Aerial Park, Santa’s Village and Sportsland. This year Santa’s Village celebrates its 60th season!
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Gravenhurst Car Show
Gull Lake Rotary Park, Gravenhurst
June 18, 2016
Free Giveaways & Prizes, Vehicle Poker Run Around Gravenhurst, Canadian Tire Big Wheel Race for Kids, Daylong LIVE Entertainment, BBQ Lunch/Dinner
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Doors Open Muskoka Lakes
June 18, 2016
This year, Doors Open Muskoka Lakes will be dedicated to the municipalities’ fabulous trails.With an abundance of natural beauty, Muskoka Lakes’ trails are a must-see attraction. The Township of Muskoka Lakes has six wonderful trails available for hiking, running, snowshoeing, etc. Downtown Port Carling will also host a beautiful mural walk, while in Bala, a historical walk awaits you. Make sure that you have your hiking boots ready and join us for many wonderful views, sites and experiences while exploring the natural beauty of Muskoka Lakes.
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Brew Tours: Muskoka Edition
June 18, 2016
a chartered tour of Muskoka’s 3 breweries – is your ticket to the wonderful world of Muskoka’s craft beers. The tour showcases Lake of Bays Brewery, Muskoka Brewery, and Sawdust City Brewing Company, as well as The Griffin Gastropub. Each tour includes transportation to all three breweries, behind the scene tours of the three breweries, as well as a stop for lunch at the legendary Griffin Pub. If you love craft beer, this is a can’t miss tour!
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Father’s Day Beer Tasting Cruise
Baysville
June 18, 2016
All aboard the historical SS Bigwin! Enjoy this brews cruise with a guided beer sampling by Lake of Bays Brewing Company. Tickets include a 1.25hr cruise around scenic Lake of Bays, 4 beer samples, plus a 12oz beer, and complimentary brewery tour.
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Father’s Day Car Show
Bracebridge
June 19, 2016
If you have a passion for car’s, a visit to Muskoka’s Downtown is a must on Father’s Day! Over 150 special interest vehicles, live music and great food will be spread along Manitoba Street from 9am to 3pm. Come join the fun.
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Ontario’s Lake Country

Whitesnake
June 18, 2016
Casino Rama Resort, Orillia
Known for the hits “Here I Go Again”, “Still Of The Night” and “Is This Love”.
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America
June 17, 2016
Casino Rama Resort, Orillia
Known for the hits “Horse With No Name”, “Sister Golden Hair” & “Ventura Highway”.
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Sunday Evening Band Concerts
June 19, 21016
Couchiching Beach Park, Orillia
Enjoy beautiful music under the evening sky! Orillia Wind Ensemble.
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Ottawa Valley

Pontiac Artists’ Studio Tour
June 18-19, 2016
13 artists invite you into their studios spread throughout the Pontiac along the Ottawa River, only one hour from the nation’s capital.
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Parry Sound

Father’s Day Weekend
Ahmic Lake Resort
There’s is nothing like spending some quality time with your Dad. It’s the time and place to have some fun and go and catch some fish with our dad. At night at the Campfire tell each others all the fishing stories you experienced together or alone, maybe have a few card games at the cottage.
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