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The Festive Season in Parry Sound

Tonight it’s time to “Light up The Park!” It’s happening downtown in the Market Square Park (by the library) beginning at 6:00pm.  Santa will be there and warm up with FREE Hot Chocolate & Popcorn! Some of the Downtown Stores will stay open until 8pm! “Don’t Pay Tax!” Get some of your Christmas shopping done … Continue reading

An Autumn Day for Doors Open Ontario!

An Autumn Day for Doors Open Ontario!

This great event returns to Parry Sound with more attractions and places to total 17 places to explore this coming Saturday. Here is the link to the places that you can visit in our Town. Even if you participated last year, there are eight new ones on the tour this time. Doors Open List of … Continue reading

Something for everyone!

Something for everyone!

Just a quick post today….I am actually delaying going outside until the rain stops!  Why is it so cold?!  At least we don’t have to shovel it, I shouldn’t complain. I will be making it out to the Summer Market today (A Tuesday Regular Event)…and wanted to tell you that Bobby Curtola is going to … Continue reading

AUGUST!? Already?!!

I cannot believe how this summer has flown by!  The real estate market has been busy…I have been keeping myself going in dealing with vacant lots, cottages, and city people deciding that a smaller town lifestyle is for them!  And why not Parry Sound?  We have so much going on, you can’t help but enjoy yourself!  Whether … Continue reading

Summer is HOPPING in Parry Sound!

Summer is HOPPING in Parry Sound!

Can’t believe it’s over halfway through July 2012 already! It’s been very comfortable weather…this season has been quite warm, and the fire rating is HIGH in some spots…but hopefully the bit of rain in the forecast will keep that under watch. We wouldn’t want another August with a full BAN as it was last year. … Continue reading

Canada Day in Parry Sound

Celebrate Canada’s 146th birthday today with a fun day in Parry Sound! Schedule Of Events A couple fun facts…The name Canada derives from an Iroquoian word for “village,” kanata, that French explorers heard used to refer to the area near present-day Quebec City. Some famous people born on Canada day: Pamela Anderson, Dan Akroyd, Lady … Continue reading

First Weekend Of Summer in Parry Sound!

Is it finally here? It’s been some strange weather this “Spring” so let’s hope Mother Nature had her summer alarm on and it’s going to be warm and mosquito free from here on out! This weekend is going to be hot and humid (30 with humidity around 40…will we be able to go swimming?!?) Going … Continue reading

Happy Victoria Day Long Weekend!

                    Welcome to Summer!  Are you heading to our town for the Long Weekend to Kick Off Summer 2013? Parry Sound is finally done with the cold weather (It BETTER be!) with temperatures expected to be in the 20’s this weekend! The blackflies are coming out, hopefully they aren’t too bad. But load up on the … Continue reading

Enjoying The Classics!

Enjoying The Classics!

I always told myself that I would never trust someone that has never seen the classic movie Casablanca. As I get older, there are other reasons – much more valid- not to trust someone 😉 Still, it’s a common question from me. Released in 1942, it’s truly a classic, and I find myself quoting lines … Continue reading