In the Crowd
Hospice Simcoe's annual From the Heart Gala 2014 took place on Valentine's Day at Tangle Creek Golf Course. Supporters attended the black-tie fundraising event that featured a menu by award-winning chef Ian Brown, entertainment by the Marlon Gibbons Band and a luxury silent auction. More
Flappergasted! Hospice Georgian Triangle held its 19th annual fundraising dinner at Craigleith Ski Club Sept. 26. The Great Gatsby-themed event raised about $40,000 for the new palliative care centre being built in Collingwood. More
Golfers enjoyed some beautiful summer weather Friday, August 16 while participating in the Glenn Howard Charity Golf Classic at Midland Golf & Country Club. The event raised approximately $25,000 for the wSouthern Georgian Bay Physician Recruitment Committee. Read More..
Savour Simcoe is an event like no other in Simcoe County and has just recently been named as a finalist in the Best Event category in the Ontario Culinary Tourism Awards Read More..
The Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation's gala for the It takes you campaign was held at the Nottawasaga Inn in May and raised over $200,000. The Alliston hospital foundation's aim for ongoing campaign is $2.5 million over two years. Read More..
United Way Greater Simcoe County's Celebration & Spirit Awards United Way Greater Simcoe County (UWGSC) surpassed its 2012 campaign goal with a record-breaking achievement of $1.836 million. The Spirit Awards recognize the highlights of the 2012 campaign. Read More..
Seasons Centre for Grieving Children hosted its 2013 Tender Heart's Gala April 13 at the Barrie Golf and Country Club. Read More..
The David Busby Street Centre celebrated its 20th anniversary at its annual Street Light Gala on April 20. Read More..
These photos were snapped at the All Fired Up Fundraiser in support of the Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation and the Alliston Rotary Gala. Read More..
On October 25, 2012 the Barrie Advance Readers' Choice Award winners celebrated their victory at a cocktail party held in their honor at the Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery. Read More..
On August 18, 2012, the Downtown Collingwood BIA hosted its first ever Blues, Brews, & BBQs at the Station in Collingwood's historic downtown. Local teams competed to see who would be King of the Grill during the Collingwood Ultimate BBQ Competition. The daylong celebration featured a community pancake breakfast at the Farmers' Market, an afternoon tea in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, and wound up with a Blues Music Festival and the BBQ competition. Read More..
The 6th annual Meaford International Film Festival took place from August 30 to September 2 at Meaford Hall in Meaford. The Festival features a theme of Four Nights, Four Films, Four Parties. Prior to the screening of the first film of the year the Brightstar Group hosted a cocktail party in the tent beside Meaford Hall where the after-parties are held. The Film Festival was once again a huge success. All four nights were sold out and audiences reacted with enthusiasm to each film. Read More..
The Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce celebrated the best in business at their annual awards banquet. A who's who of businesses in southern Georgian Bay attended the event held at the Marlwood Golf and Country Club. Read More..
The 10th annual Collingwood Rotary Club's Taste of the Town took place on Sunday, June 10. This gastronomic event of the year took place on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon on the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay at Sunset Point Park in Collingwood. Gourmet chefs from over 20 of the best dining establishments from the South Georgian Bay area, tantalized the tastebuds while vintners and brewers from around the world quenched the thirsty. Read More..
Each year the Gibson Centre in Alliston hosts the Taste of the Town, drawing in food-lovers eager to sample some of the delicious foods offered in the area. Here are some of the faces we spotted in the crowd. Read More..
Kempenfelt Bay School's Colours of Spring Event Friday April 20, 2012 at the Mady Centre. Hosted by Frank Ferragine, the event featured epicurean delights and a variety of entertainment, including Canadian comedian Sean Cullen, aerialist Natalie Fullerton, and music by Jacci Lucente, Ellen Wells, Gene Hardy, and Levon Ichkhanian. Read More..