World Soap Hockey Championships

THE HOTTEST VERSION OF HOCKEY, NOT ON ICE! Soap hockey is played on large, heavy duty tarp that is covered in a secret blend of soap. This will be the first major competition of this type of event so we’re … read more

Haliboo MusicFest

Really, what’s a summer event by the lake without music? Enjoy the sounds of Journey, Tragically Hip, CCR, Tom Petty as some of Canada’s best tribute bands play the music we love, on the shores of Head Lake in Haliburton. … read more

Stanhope Heritage Day

A celebration of heritage trades, crafts and arts. Stanhope Heritage Day is an annual event held on the third Saturday of July at the Stanhope Museum Grounds at 1123 North Shore Road, Algonquin Highlands. You’ll want to arrive when the … read more

Spring Festival

Join us for our annual spring festival! Start the festival with a guided leek and spring ephemeral walk through the forests of Abbey Gardens (register through the Haliburton Land Trust)  Then enjoy a selection of leek-themed foods outdoor games for … read more

Tourism Champion of the Year - Barrie Martin

Local Operator Named Ontario’s “Tourism Champion of the Year”

Pembroke, ON (November 24, 2016) – Standing on stage in a suit and tie, listening to cheerful applause from fellow colleagues mixed together with a clip of Queen’s “We are the Champions”, and receiving one of the Ontario tourism industry’s … read more

Some Like it Hot: Glassblowing Workshop

Fire up the kiln with Terry Craig and Jennifer Wanless-Craig of Artech Studios in Tory Hill for an introduction to the fine art of glassblowing. Inspired by the amazing work of these two talented artists, you will create your own … read more

Mexican Fiesta

  End of Summer fun for Adults with SUPnorth. Enjoy a full day of yoga, paddle boarding the beautiful Burnt River and exceptional Mexican cuisine.

SUP Men’s Night

Join SUPnorth’s Pablo at Boshkung Brewing Company on Mirror Lake for an evening of SUP golf, Beer and pub grub! 6pm Meet at BBco and head out on Mirror Lake for a paddle and round of SUP golf followed by … read more

SUP Date Night

Join SUPnorth’s Holly & Pablo for a paddle and SUP games followed by dinner and drinks. Meet at Sir Sam’s Inn & Water Spa for a paddle and SUP games on Eagle Lake followed by a relaxing session in the … read more

Chasing Ernie

In 2014 photographer Rob Stimpson had the privilege of being the expedition photographer on the Centenary voyage of Ernest Shackleton’s ill fated 1914 Trans Antarctic journey. Rob will take you on that journey – telling the story through his images.