The stars have aligned and as it happens Valentine's Day, Family Day and Whiskeylicious all coincide On the same weekend this year.Â What does that mean? Lots of fun activities, great dining experiences and lots of great entertainment coming your way. Plus enter the San Valentine Contest.
Collingwood Whiskeylicious is pleased to announce its return to Collingwood, Ontario from February 12-20, 2016. Presented by the town's own Collingwood whisky, the vibrant, nine day festival will bring together some of the most renowned local talent in the food and beverage industry for a week filled with cooking demonstrations, whisky tastings and epicurean seminars all inspired by Collingwood whisky - an artisanal, toasted-Maplewood-finished Canadian whisky, made in the town of Collingwood. Custom Collingwood Whiskey Bottle Engravings at the Collingwood LCBO on Friday, Feb 12th starting at noon. Click here to find out more.
Gather the family for a weekend of active adventure and entertainment in the Blue Mountain Village. Tour the Village by Horse & Wagon, head off on a scavenger hunt, Groove Dancing and much more! Click here for a complete schedule of activities, events and entertainment.
50 things to do on Family Day in Collingwood. The Town of Collingwood has some great activities planned to keep you and your family, active and having fun this Family Day. On Family Day, Monday, February 15, come on out to Central Park for skating, snowshoeing and a family scavenger hunt. You can also try out a fat bike, ice table hockey, or some Healthy Kids Community Challenge activities. When you need to warm up, there will be free hot chocolate, a campfire and a warm up lunch area to keep you and your family toasty. Click here for more information and a full schedule of activities.
Enter to win a Valentine's Dinner for two from Aarden's Chocolates, Grazia's Italian Kitchen & Bakery - Homemade Frozen Lasagna, bread, dessert, plus two chocolate roses and a $25.00 LCBO gift card (must be a resident of Ontario and a minimum of 19 years of age to enter. Contest winner will be announced on February 12th. Prize must be accepted as offered and delivered on February 13th. There are no cash substitutes. Prize retail value is $75.00. To enter the contest click here.
Don't forget your sweetie - we have some very talented candy and chocolate makers in our region.Â In Stayner our favourite is Aarden's ChocolatesÂ in Wasaga it's Grandma's Beach Treats, in Collingwood it's the Candy Factory Â Â and in Thornbury we visit The Cheese GalleryÂ where you can also purchase Aarden's Chocolates. For more specialty food shops in our region click here.
And last but not least, if you plan on dining out, here's our list of Amazing Restaurants.Â Make Reservations!
Wishing you lots of love for Valenine's