What's Happening in Wasaga Beach
Check this Events page often as we post what's happening in Wasaga Beach on a weekly basis including networking opportunities and community events.
For more information contact:
The Chamber of Commerce at 705-429-2247 / 1-866-292-7242
The Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce
EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT - JAZZ IN THE PARK
Jazz in the Park (Every Tuesday)
· July 26th – Georgian Sound Big Band – Rotary Band Shell
· August 2nd – The Toronto All Star Big Band – Rotary Band Shell
· August 9th – The Regal Jazz Band – Oakview Woods Gazebo
· August 16th – Riddim and Jazz Crew – Rotary Band Shell
· August 23rd – Simcoe County Big Band – Rotary Band Shell
· August 30th – The Willows – Oakview Woods Gazebo
2016 Wasaga Beach Dinner and a Movie Summer Schedule
Main Street Market, Beach Area 1
Wednesday's through July and August beginning at 8:30 p.m.
- July 27th Hotel Transylvania 2
- August 3rd Star Wars: The Force Awakens
- August 10 Warcraft
- August 17 Alice Through the Looking Glass
- August 24 Angry Birds
- August 31 Ratchet and Clank
Look for the September and October Schedule for Dinner and a Movie taking place at the RecPlex on Wednesday evenings!
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Starting Friday, July 1st, 2016 - Main Street Market
Main Street Market - Historic Main Street, Wasaga Beach
Experience local cuisine and shopping in an open air setting throughout the summer months, on Friday evenings, the market area will come alive with a variety of entertainment.
For schedule and information visit www.wasagabeach.com
July 28 - Business After 5
This month's "Business After 5" will be hosted by
Taste of Paradise, Kiosk at the Main Street Market..
Beach Area One, Wasaga Beach.
The event will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 5:00 - 6:30 pm.
All members of The Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce and the
Wasaga Beach Women's Business Association will receive free
"After 5 Bucks" for attending this month's Business After 5.
These bucks can be used towards this month's After 5 auction and/or future auctions.
Use your "After 5 Bucks" to bid on the following 2 prizes:
- One gift basket
- One mixed baked goods platter
Join us for a fabulous evening of networking, auction prizes, delicious food, and great people!
We look forward to seeing you all there to network and support our local businesses...remember to "shop local"!
FREE PARKING for the Business After 5 provided by the
Town of Wasaga Beach in Playland Parking Lot closest to the
Main Street Market. As per Doug Vincent, Senior MLEO.
July 30 - Nashville Recording Artist - Augusta Ray
Get ready to jam & have a great family evening with live music.
Doors Open at 8:30 pm
Canadian born - Nashville recording artist Augusta Ray is coming to Parkbridge!
Tickets $15 available at Resort Office.
For more info call 705-429-5267
July 30 - F-series Truck Rally
A gathering of owners of Ford F-series pick-up trucks for a day to show off their vehicles and trade tips and tricks in Playland Park Square.
For more information call 705-422-1526
August 6 - Garage Sale
Huge Sale, Something for Everyone!
August 6, 2016 from 8 am - 2 pm
Rain or Shine
380 Zoo Park Road, Wasaga Beach
For more info contact 705-429-4484
Wasaga Beach United Church
August 6 & 7 - Palaver International Literary Festival
An Annual event celebrating Caribbean culture - literature, spoken word, cuisine, music & the arts, visit www.palaver.ca for more information
August 11 - Coffee & Learn - 9:30 am to 11:00 am
With Susan Baka, President of Bay Communications & Marketing Inc.
Behind Every Successful Business Owner Stands a Mentor
Did you know that having a mentor can be a key factor in catapulting your business to success?
And that being a mentor can be an immensely rewarding experience?
Get insights on the how’s and why’s of mentoring experienced mentor Susan Baka. In this quick-paced session, she will share:
Get insights on the how's and why's of mentoring experienced mentor Susan Baka. In this quick-paced session, she will share:
- How you can benefit from mentoring
- The biggest myths about mentoring
- What to llook for in a mentor
- Where to go to find a mentor
Practical tips, resources and take-aways to ensure you get the most from a mentoring relationship, whether you are a mentee or a mentor.
- Who should attend?
Business owners seeking a mentor; individuals who would like to become a mentor; anyone with experience in mentoring who wants to up their game…and share the benefits they’ve reaped.
An award-winning communications specialist, Susan Baka – President of Bay Communications & Marketing Inc. – is an authority on entrepreneurship, mentoring and small business. She works with financial institutions, governments and organizations on their entrepreneurship strategies and is a prolific writer and speaker who has launched many communication vehicles to help business owners grow.
Passionate about global trade and an advocate for exporters, Susan was appointed a member of the Canadian Minister of International Trade’s Small and Medium Enterprise Advisory Board from 2008 to 2011. She is a founder and sits on the board of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) and was on the board of the Step Ahead Mentoring Program for many years. She helps spearhead the launch of mentoring programs for companies and organizations and served as a mentor for Georgian College’s Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre.
Susan Baka | President
Bay Communications & Marketing Inc.
T: 705.446.9665 | c: 647.385.2155 www.baycomm.ca
Compelling business content | Digital & Print | Social Media | Lead Magnets | Thought Leadership
A WBE Canada certified Women Business Enterprise
August 12 - 1st Annual CRIME STOPPERS Golf Tournament
WHERE: Marlwood Golf Course – Wasaga Beach
DATE: Friday August 12, 2016
TIME: 12:00pm Registration / 1:00pm Shotgun/Best Ball
PRICE: $90.00 /$60.00 club members/$35 Dinner Banquet only
INCLUDES: Roast Beef Dinner, Prizes, Raffle, 50/50 & Fun!
SIGN-UP: Contact Glen Bailey at 705-441-6575 or at via email: email@example.com
August 13 - 5K FOAM FEST
Saturday, August 13, 2016 in Wasaga Beach
8 am to 3 pm
5K FOAM FEST
August 13 & 14 - Wasaga Under Siege
August 19 & 20 - HOSTILE TAKEOVER
Hostile Takeover - Annual Big Game - August 19 & 20, 2016
So what is this 'Big Game' thing all about...?
Wasaga Paintball will be closed for regular play and group bookings August 19th/20th to bring you Canada's most anticipated paintball game. This event is open to players of all skill levels and places two teams of over 500+ players each in an all day long battle across our entire playing area. Win points for your teams by completing missions throughout the day (see bottom of page). If you're hit and eliminated from play, simply call for a Medic to "heal" you or return to your base to re-enter the game. Come ready for action because the game never stops! Limited rentals are available and only the first 2000 players registered will be in and a part of paintball history...Join now!
August 19 - 21 - Center of Gravity
EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
CONTACT ORGANIZER FOR REFUND.
August 26 - Mayors 2016 Golf Challenge
Friday, August 26th at Marlwood Golf & Country Club
10 am registration 11:00 Shot Gun Start
Four Person Scramble
- Ladies and Men's Longest Drive
- Ladies and Men's Closest to the Pin
- Lowest Score for Ladies and Men's team
- Lowest Score for 50/50 Mixed team
- Most Honest Team
$125.00 Fee includes: 18 Hole Golf, Cart & Meal, Goodie Bags, Live Auction, Prize table draws, putting contest and lots of Fun!!!
August 27 - 28 - MultiSport Triathlon
This Triathlon attracts more than 800 athletes of all abilities and ages from all over Ontario. Whether you are new to the sport or seasoned pro there is a race for you.
September 2 - Reflections of Red: a Tribute to Red Skelton
Red Skelton was one of the most beloved entertainers of the 1950s and 60s. His Characters of Clem Kadiddlehopper and Freddie the Freeloader became icons of the era.
Join Al Greenwood as he presents an astonishing tribute to the great entertainer. We guarantee an event filled with laughter and memories.
Waterside Retirement Lodge Inc.
239 Zoo Park Road
Friday, September 2 - 2:00 pm
September 4 - Memories of Summer Fireworks
Please join the Town of Wasaga Beach in celebrating a wonderful summer season!
Sunday, September 4th at Beach Area Two. DUSK.
For more informaiton call 705-429-3321,
September 17 & 18 - Stonebridge Wasaga Blues Fest
September 18 - Terry Fox Run
The Terry Fox Run is a non-competitive event where people get together as individuals, families, and groups to raise money for cancer research in Terry's name. It is a day of celebrating Terry's legacy and helping to keep alive his dream of finding a cure for cancer.
Terry Fox Runs take place in over 9,000 communities across Canada every year and are accessible to anyone with no entry fee, no minimum pledge and a non-competitive atmosphere. Participants can run, walk, blade or bike and most of all have fun while raising funds for cancer research.
November 23 - Essential Health Tips for Thriving, Not Just Surviving by Jayne Pritchard
Waterside Retirement Lodge
239 Zoo Park Road
Time: 1:00 pm
Do something healthy for your body and mind this November. Registered Nutritional Counsellor Jayne Pritchard will host a lively discussion on disease prevention and how changes in lifestyle can reduce your chances of becoming ill. Learn about proper nutrition for the brain and Jayne's Top 10 Tips for Healthy Living.
Wasaga Beach Lions Club Bingo
Wasaga Beach Lions Club Bingo every Friday night. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Contact: Lions Club at 705-429-3331