Whether you are looking for gooey Chelsea buns, the tastiest sour cherry strudel, the uber-fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, chacuterie or local artisans and crafts, a trek to one of the Farmers Markets in Muskoka should be on your weekly cottage agenda. There is a Farmers Market almost every day in Muskoka. Check these out: Thursdays: Port […]Read more "Farmers Markets in Muskoka: Fresh and Local Finds"
Click Here July 15, 2017 – Muskoka Join Olympic Medalist Curt Harnett in an Action-Packed Day of Benevolence to #stopsextrafficking The Grand Commission Foundation is thrilled to be launching the inaugural “Commission Yourself” action-packed day of benevolence on beautiful Lake Rosseau, Muskoka in support of Covenant House’s “Just Like a Girl You Know” $10M anti-sex […]Read more "July 15th “Commission Yourself” an action-packed Dock Party on Lake Rosseau for Covenant House"
You had us at free yoga and the waterski show at Cleves! Today you’ll find Minett Madness from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and many of the fab retail stores are offering specials and snacks. If you haven’t shopped anywhere in person for a while, now is the time to get “offline!” PowerYogaCanada Muskoka Jen […]Read more "Minett Madness Monday"
Welcome back to Muskoka our best friends and neighbors! Picnics galore today to celebrate Independence Day either beachside like Gov Christie or lakeside like us. Here are some of our favourite recipes. Mom’s Coleslaw (so easy) Ingredients: One head of green cabbage, sliced into ribbons One carrot, peeled into strips 1 cup mayonnaise (I use the […]Read more "Happy Fourth of July to our U.S. Friends!"
Even the weather man promises to cooperate tonight for Canada Day fireworks. Here’s where you can get the best views in Muskoka July 1… Wallace Bay, Lake Rosseau: Fireworks Courtesy of Muskoka Chautauqua & JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Come by boat or car Bracebridge Bay Wrapping a day of activities, singing of Oh Canada […]Read more "Celebrating Canada Day 150: Where to watch fireworks in Muskoka"
Here is how Downtown Bracebridge is showing the love for Canada 150! Downtown Activities 12:00 – 8:00 pm Noon – Canada Day Cake & Flag giveaway – Bracebridge Visitor Centre Noon – 4 pm Muskoka Pioneer Power Display Noon – 8 pm Bracebridge Agricultural Society – Activities Noon – 8 pm Decorate your 150 Canada Day Celebration […]Read more "Canada Day Celebrations in Bracebridge"
The SWS Marina on Lake Rosseau in Minett (Juddhaven Road) has become the home of some of the best Toronto satellite stores and local pop-ups. If you are looking for a little retail therapy outside of the 6ix, here is the scene of it all. This July 1st Canada Day weekend festivities include lots of bubbly served, […]Read more "July 1st in Minett – retail fireworks!"
While board games are fun for a while, when the weather is forecast to be rainy for three solid days, there is more to do in Muskoka than pull out the cards. And there is that too… Mobile Self-Guided Tour of Group of Seven Explorers Edge has just introduced a series of mobile self-guided tours of […]Read more "Bored Games: What to do with cottage guests on a rainy day"
Time to step up your cottage toys game and make a splash. Today a floatie makes your social media spark. Long weekend is coming people! Toronto-born and based in New York and LA artist Donald Robertson is one of the artists designing pool toys for Funboy. Robertson’s mermaids are brightly coloured like all of his designs. You […]Read more "Instagram worthy lake toys"
If you’re at the cottage and have forgotten the first man in your life is to be celebrated tomorrow, here are some last minutes ideas: Rock ‘n Golf The Rock is offering their “Tailgate Tuesday Special” for Father’s Day Sunday – ONLY $69! This special offer for your Dad includes the following: Green Fee with Cart […]Read more "Yes, tomorrow is Father’s Day…oops!"
You didn’t have time to have a mani /pedi before you left the city and you’re desperate to get into your flipflops. You’re thinking that a good massage will take the kinks out before your big run. Your favourite waxing spot was booked. What are the choices in Muskoka? Body and Soul, Rosseau A pretty […]Read more "Spa in Muskoka"
In the olde Muskoka days, the Boathouse at Clevelands House was the place to go for a super-sized “basket of fries” while you and the family watched the human pyramid water ski show or to hang over cocktails, people watching local celebs like Martin Short and Paul Shaffer tete à tete. Currently the Boathouse at Cleves figures in the local expansion […]Read more "The Pie expands"