There is tubing, boarding, swimming, kayaking, fishing, waterslides and more at the cottage and sometimes you just want more. Here’s the 411 on more this long weekend. Midnight Madness in Bracebridge – August 3 Don’t miss this night full of fun and excitement and bargains galore! Live music, great shopping and family fun at Memorial […]Read more "Long weekend coming: what to do with the kids this weekend in Muskoka"
These will definitely look good over your cottage mantle. Here’s a unique Canadian artistry project that involves hand-painted paddles inspired by Killarney Provincial Park and Georgian Bay. Sudbury-born paddle designer and founder of Norquay Co – Natasha Wittke – has just partnered with eBay Canada to exclusively offer paddles that tell the stories behind her […]Read more "Sudbury-born artist creates Georgian Bay inspired paddles"
With a little advance preparation, your can enjoy your guests and ensure they have a great long weekend too. Cheat Sheet for Cottage Guests Put a note in their guest room that lists any cottage rules (or unruly conveniences), the wi-fi password and the location of the nearest coffee shop. You never know if they […]Read more "How to make your Muskoka guests feel welcome this long weekend"
Starting June 15th, you can arrive at the cottage like a rock star…or in Muskoka’s case, like a Hollywood star and skip the loathsome weekend traffic on the roads north from the city. FLYGTA (https://www.flygta.com/) and the Muskoka Airport (https://www.muskokaairport.com/) announce the launch of regularly scheduled air taxi service from Toronto’s Billy Bishop Airport to the Muskoka […]Read more "Skip the 400, direct flights from YTZ start next weekend"
Kicking off the Muskoka fundraising season, CNIB’s Celebrate Muskoka: Clam Bake In support of CNIB’s 100th birthday and its amazing camp programming on Lake Joseph, they are holding a Clam Bake on June 23rd at 5 to 10 pm. Live Entertainment, featuring Miss Emily and special guests! Charity Auction & Fireworks Fabulous Food & Drink […]Read more "The first major fundraiser of the season: CNIB’s Clam Bake, a starlit night of food and entertainment this Saturday"
I just finished reading Love and Ruin, the Paula McLain book about Ernest Hemingway and Martha Gelhorn’s tremendous and tumultuous relationship, and chic cocktails are very much on my mind. So, I’m planning an opening weekend cocktail party and you’re all invited. In honour of the Royal Wedding this weekend, many of our aperitifs will […]Read more "Opening Cottage Holiday Weekend Cocktails Party"
Kick off weekend for most of us, there are lots of our local merchants opening up for us and even a few patios as we hope for this glorious weather to hold. What’s new in Muskoka this season, read on… Water’s Edge at the Lake Joseph Club Opens tonight at 5 p.m. and is open […]Read more "Victoria Day Long Weekend: Here’s what is open this weekend in Muskoka"
The numbers: 6 weeks x 5 smart women = $60,000 raised to #stopsextrafficking. One of the first successful fundraisers of the Muskoka season was only hatched during the May long weekend by Tamara Moore, Melony Jamieson, Tamara Bahry, Genevieve Roch-Decter and Brittney Kuczinski in support of Covenant House. The founders of Commission Yourself came together less […]Read more "Dock Party Success: Cottagers with a conscience"