There is always something great happening in Wasaga Beach! From music festivals to athletic competitions and community celebrations, festivals and events are always in season. Immerse yourself in the local culture and enjoy one of the many free summer performances along the beachfront or experience one of our unique special events.

Check out our 2018 Spring and Summer Events Guide!


 

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June

Friday 29

Main Street Market Entertainment - June 29 to Sept. 2

Location: 12 Main Street, Wasaga Beach

 


Time: Various Times
Come together as a community to enjoy live music, movies, and the local main street businesses
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July

Sunday 01

Canada Day

Location: Main End/ Beach Area 1 Wasaga Beach

Time: Dusk
Celebrating Canada's 151th Birthday!
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July

Tuesday 03

Jazz & More in the Park - Huronia Hot Strings

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Huronia Hot Strings are a recently formed ensemble of seasoned musicians from many different genres of music, who have come together to perform in the demanding and elite style of upbeat, danceable and fun music.  Huronia Hot strings play an unique style of music known as Gypsy Jazz based on the music of the great Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli and the Hot Club Quintet of France
http://huroniahotstrings.com/
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July

Tuesday 10

Jazz & More in the Park - Lisa Hutchinson Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Captivating audiences, Lisa has been exciting Jazz & Blues enthusiasts with her soulful delivery of Blues, Jazz and R&B standards for over a decade. Lisa’s powerful, clean voice interprets music with passion and authenticity. She and her band of veteran musicans bring their own brand of Canadian soul to the blues. The band shows a deep respect for tradition while infusing their music with raw energy and authentic passion. Don't miss the opportunity to witness Lisa and her band stir up a crowd! 
 http://www.lisahutchinson.com/
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July

Tuesday 17

Jazz & More in the Park - Sultans of String

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Three time JUNO nominees, three time Canadian Folk Music Award winners and SiriusXM winners, Sultans of String create “Energetic and exciting music from a band with talent to burn!” Thrilling audiences with their genre-hopping passport of Celtic reels, flamenco, Gypsy-jazz, Arabic, Cuban, and South Asian rhythms, fiery violin dances with kinetic guitar, while bass and percussion lay down unstoppable grooves.
http://sultansofstring.com/
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July

Tuesday 24

Jazz & More in the Park - Georgian Sound Big Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
The Georgian Sound Big Band has been playing "the sweetest music this side of heaven" since 1988. Featuring selections from the cherished classics 30’s and 40’s right up to modern Latin and Pop hits. Composed of musicians drawn from communities stretching from Stayner, Collingwood, Thornbury, Meaford to Owen Sound sharing their love of music, performing events for the benefit and enjoyment of our community, and to encourage young musicians to continue their interest in music and performance.
http://www.georgiansound.ca/
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July

Tuesday 31

Jazz & More in the Park - Toronto All Star Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
The Toronto All-Star Big Band revives the spirit, style and sound of 1930’s and 40’s - that golden age of the big bands. Armed with brilliant programming, slick choreography and witty cultural nostalgia, this vibrant cast of awesome young talent has earned its position at the top of the list of presenters throughout Ontario and in the U.S. Theatrical engagements are far-reaching, and recent gigs have included the Port Hope Jazz Festival, Port Elgin Big Band Celebration, Beaches International Jazz Festival, Art Park in Lewiston N.Y. and Toronto’s famed Palais Royale and Casa Loma.
http://www.torontoallstarbigband.com/
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August

Tuesday 07

Jazz & More in the Park - The Mike McCarthy Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
The Mike McCarthy Band is a high energy, hard driving band. Specializing is Southern Rock, Blues and Americana. Collingwood based, this high energy crew are noted for their ability to connect with audiences. Their energetic, live performances bring fans back every time. The band plays a wide range of styles with all with a blues roots based contagious appeal.
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August

Tuesday 14

Jazz & More in the Park - The Climax Jazz Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
British style traditional jazz, rooted in new Orleans, nurtured in pubs and clubs, will knock your socks off. This Toronto-based band of outstanding musicianship was formed in 1971, adapting through the years with the infusion of talented young players and fresh new tunes. Having played festivals in Canada and the U.S., tours in Europe and Japan and JazzSea cruises have made them many friends. Climax's performances are showcased in over 30 recordings and can be seen in scores of videos on UTube.
 
www.climaxjazzband.blogspot.com
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August

Tuesday 21

Jazz & More in the Park - Simcoe County Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Serving the City of Barrie and surrounding Simcoe County areas since 2004, this community band has a current membership of approximately 25 to 30 volunteer musicians.
https://simcoecountyband.com/
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August

Tuesday 28

Jazz & More in the Park - Regal Jazz Band

Location: 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach
 


Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm
The Regal Jazz Band, Collingwood’s Dixieland Band, has been entertaining audiences for over 10 years.
They play many Traditional and Dixieland tunes that were composed from the early 1900’s through into the ’20’s and ’30’s. The happy, toe tapping music makes people of all ages want to get up and dance./
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August

Friday 31

Inflate- A- Fest

Location: Playland Parking lot Beach Area 1, Wasaga Beach

 


Time: All Day
Come experience and take part in the largest gathering of amusement inflatables for all ages to climb, bounce and play! Giant inflatables include traditional bouncy castles, obstacles courses, enormous slide, entertainment and interactive games for all ages! 
 
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September

Sunday 02

Memories of Summer

Location: Beach Area 2, Wasaga Beach

 


Time: 8:30 p.m.
Coming together as a community to celebrate the summer season
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September

Wednesday 05

Dinner & A Movie - Every Wednesday

Location: RecPlex, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach

Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Fall Movie Night
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November

Saturday 24

Santa Claus Parade

Location: Dunkerron Avenue 18th street to 22nd street to Recplex, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach

 


Time: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Winter festivities for all ages!
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November

Sunday 25

Funderland

Location: RecPlex, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach

Time: 9:00 a.m.
Come out with the family and enjoy all of the activties including face painting, inflatables, balloon creations and more!
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Event listing is subject to change, for most up-to-date information contact tourism@wasagabeach.com or call 705.429.3844 x 2287