Saturday, June 7

June Happenings

Here's a list of some of the local happenings around the area this month. Check back regularly as we add more as we find them.

Muskoka Triathlon & Duathlon
Ontario's Ironman qualifier. Athletes from all over compete in sprint and long courses. Also a 1 km fun run on Saturday.
June 14 & 15

Doors Open Muskoka
Take a glimpse inside some of the most interesting heritage buildings in Muskoka. Included on the tour are private cottages, homes, antique shop, museums, and more. Visit participating sites in Dorset, Dwight and Baysville. Free admission.
June 14

Algonquin Outfitters Summer Sale
Find some amazing deals on used kayaks, canoes & mountain bikes, along with some geat pricing on new outdoor gear, including skis, bikes and more.
The sale is located at Robinson's Independent (Hwy 60 & Hwy 11).
June 14

Icelandic Horse Show
Friendly competition and demonstrations at Clear Lake Farm's eighth annual Icelandic Horse show. Lunch and beverages available.
Free admission.
June 14

Yuk Yuk's Fundraiser
At the Burk's Falls Community Centre. Proceeds to the Our Community Works initiative. $20 per person. 705-382-3241 for information.
June 21, 8:00 pm

Kearney Centennial Homecoming Weekend
The town of Kearney celebrates it's 100th birthday with a series of events, starting with a
Wine and Cheese Reception on Friday June 27.
Saturday June 28 is
Fun Day, with events and activities in town, including a Penny Sale, log-sawing contest, and more. In the evening, the Community Centre is the location for a Lobster/Roast Beef Dinner, followed by an old-time dance with live music and square dances. Dinner tickets can be ordered in advance by calling 705-636-5438. Or try the popular all-you-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner at the Legion.
Sunday and Monday, enjoy the town beach and dock, or rent a canoe from the Canoe Algonquin in town.
The weekend wraps up on Tuesday July 1st with Canada Day celebrations.
June 27 - July 1

Canada Day Celebrations
Visit one of our local towns, including Huntsville, Kearney, Burk's Falls, and Magnetawan, to celebrate Canada's birthday in a fun and festive genuine community spirit. Think fireworks, food, flags, and more. Stay tuned for details.

Weekly Events:

Kayak Wednesdays
Wednesdays, beginning June 25
$15 per person. Algonquin Outfitters on Main St. will provide all the gear for an evening outing on the Muskoka River. Meet at the store before 6pm to register; guided paddle starts before 7pm and goes for about two hours, possibly all the way to Lake Vernon and back. For more information call Randy at 705-789-0262 ext. 36.

Huntsville Farmers Market
Thursdays, 9am - 2pm, Canadian Tire parking lot
Fridays, 9am - 2pm, beside Robinson's Independent

Muskoka Cruise-in Nights
Wednesday evenings
Saturday evenings

Antique cars, classics, hot rods and special interest automobiles on display. Door prizes and draws with proceeds going to local charities.
At the Canadian Tire parking lot in Huntsville.

1 comment:

Randy M. - Algonquin Outfitters said...

Greetings Jackie, thanks for posting about our Wednesday night Kayaking in Huntsville.
We have also started our Tuesday Bike nights in Huntsville (Again meet at the store by 6pm), and our Whitewater Kayaking nights in Minden (Every Monday night).
This Saturday, June 14th, is our summer sale with some amazing deals on used Kayaks, Canoes & Mountain bikes, along with some geat pricing on new Camping Gear, Wakeboards & Waterskis, Mountain and Road Bikes, and more.