Friday, August 28th

IRONMAN Mukoka Ancillary Events

When:  11:00-11:00 pm Food Vendors Open, 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Wine and Beer Garden Open, 5:00 pm IRONKIDS Race Start- Rivermill Park, 7:00 to 8:30 pm  Opening Ceremonies Athlete Briefing - Main Stage

Where:  Rivermill Park, Huntsville

For The Love of Broadway 3

When:  8:00 pm

Where:  Studio Theatre at Chaffey Hall, 24 Chaffey Township Road

What:  The incredible talents of 16 of The Huntsville Theatre Company's members have produced a medley of songs from some of Broadway's most popular musicals PLUS a second ACT dedicated to some of Andrew Lloyd Webber Favourites.  Tickets are $20 and available for sale on-line


Hunters Bay Radio Concert

When:  8:30…

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Saturday, August 22nd, 2015

Lake of Bays Road Race

When?  All Day!

Where?  Deerhurst Resort


Hunters Bay Radio Radiothon

When?  All Day!

Where?  Hunters Bay Radio

What?  The Hunters Bay Radio Radiothon is being held from August 21st to 23rd.  Hunters Bay Radio is an award winning community station, run mainly by volunteers and we need your help to continue to bring you great programming.  Advertising pays for only part of what we do.  Next year we are required to install an emergency broadcast system by the CRTC.  Help us fund this project, so that we can be there to tell you what's going on when the power goes out or worse.  Please donate by clicking on the PAY PAL link, or drop by the studio and help support community radio.…

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 Waterfront sales activity recorded through the MLS® system of Muskoka Haliburton Orillia – The Lakelands Association of REALTORS®


Tom Wilkinson, President of Muskoka Haliburton Orillia – The Lakelands Association of REALTORS®.

Sales of waterfront properties, meanwhile, rose 25.1 per cent from a year ago to 224 units in July 2015. This was also a new record for the month. Waterfront activity has only surpassed the 200 mark in a single month a handful of times in history.

Year-to-date sales of waterfront properties were running 21.6 per cent ahead of the same…

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It was about this time last year I posted this blog and guess what?  This Muskoka cottage week-end promises some more "dog-days"!  So appropriate, I thought I would post it again!  Here it is...

Remember the dog-days of August?  If you're over 50 years old, you will. This week-end promises to be just that.  Too warm to do anything except what you really feel like doing. So take advantage of it. Grab your fishing rod and head down to the dock. Spend a whole day on the lake. Invite your girlfriends over for that lovely Sunday lunch on the deck complete with a cool sparkling beverage. Get those grandchildren to the beach with all the makings for sand castles. Take a leisurely paddle in your canoe. Alone or with your most favourite person in the world.…

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Saturday, August 15th, 2015

Summer Sidewalk Adventures!

When?  Saturday August 15th, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Where?  Downtown Huntsville

What?  The kids will love the activities!  Everyone will love the music at this street festival!  The Downtown shops will be bursting out onto the streets with bargains during this daylong sidewalk sale.  

Artists of the Limberlost

When?  Saturday, August 15th, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Where?  Various locations, Limberlost Road

What?   Welcome to Muskoka's Summer Studio Tour!  With guest artists at each location, you'll meet and see the work of about 20 diverse and talented artists along a compact, 20 km route.  Limberlost Road is in the Huntsville/ Lake of Bays area of Ontario.  It winds through…

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Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Cottage Succession Seminar:  Keeping the "Family" in the Family Cottage

When?  Saturday, August the 8th at 10:00 am

Where?  Bethune United Church

What?  This seminar is conducted by the Federation of Ontario Cottagers' Associations featuring Estate Planning Lawyer, Peter Lillilco.  This event is free to LOBA members or $10 at the door for non-members.  Please pre-register by emailing: or call 705-749-3622


Baysville Arts and Crafts Festival

When?  Saturday, August the 8th and Sunday, August 9th from 10 am to 4 pm

Where?  Baysville, various locations

What?  The Baysville Riverfront Group will host the 29th Arts and Crafts festival in Baysville, Ontario.  This is a two-day outdoor event…

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