… Another Reason to Visit Simcoe County
Carve This Way
December 28 – 30
Be prepared to be awed with more than 25 storytelling ice sculptures celebrating our community’s and country’s history.
Ice Carving Demonstrations
Daily at Winter Wonderland Village
Watch the master carvers creating ice sculptures that will celebrate iconic images and significant moments in Collingwood’s rich history, recreating buildings and places that have long disappeared, celebrating happenings from Collingwood’s shipbuilding and railway past and Canada’s 150th!
Hot Chocolate, Cookies & Goodies
Warm up with delicious local eats treats and hot beverages. ($) Complimentary runny nose and chilly toes supplies. Event and area info.
Giant Classic Family Games
Bring family and friends to Tremont Lane and compete against one another in a game of Giant Jenga, Connect Four or Yahtzee, compliments of the Healthy Kids Community Challenge.
Battle of the Chainsaws
December 28-30 daily at 1 pm
You can cheer on world renowned ice carvers as they go head to head battling it out using their formidable carving skills to win the crowd’s approval.
NEW! Giant Double Slide
Experience thrills, laughter and fun-galore on our giant double slide!
Stay warm and enjoy the crackling fire at the Winter Wonderland Village as you and your family rediscover the joy of spending time together.
HORIZON – A Visual Symphony of Canada
Daily from 1pm – 5pm in the SESQUI 360 Film Dome at Central Park Arena
HORIZON is SESQUI’s marquee hemispherical film. The 20-minute film is a soaring visual symphony that places viewers in the centre of the action during an inspiring showcase of Canadian creative expression that unfolds from coast to coast to coast. HORIZON takes its audience on a revealing expedition from the highest peaks to the deepest seas, and through all ten provinces and three territories. Drawing upon artistic inspiration from across our country’s rich cultural mosaic, the film features traditional and contemporary creative works set in the unforgettable urban and natural landscapes of our diverse nation.
Old-Fashioned Wagon Rides Around Downtown
Departing regularly between 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm from Town Hall. Climb aboard and enjoy the ride!
Move & Groove Living Water Celebration Stage
Bring the whole family! Get up, get active and get your groove on with high energy performances by Tyler Boyle, Lori Hough and Erin McAndrew daily at 3pm.
Traditional Street Hockey
Celebrate winter and get the blood flowing with a spirited game of street hockey, including a classic shoot out challenge presented by the Environment Network.
Kids' Craft Centre
A host of fun activities for kids of all ages at the Collingwood Public Library, including the Imagination playground filled with giant foam building blocks, the Toy Testing Station compliments of Minds Alive, and Winterwarming Baby & Me Storytime.