Discover Collingwood

Experience Collingwood’s defining artistic, historical, architectural, culinary and natural features

Choose from six self-guided discovery walks, rich with stories, sights and special places.

 

 

Art on the Street

MAY 20 - OCTOBER 10: An outdoor gallery of art banners, hand-painted chairs and murals by artists of all ages and experience levels.

·         2016 Brochure

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood BIA

 

 

Good Food Stroll

Local, farm fresh and artisanal foods and beverages are at the heart of Collingwood’s extraordinary culinary experiences. The town’s wide range of restaurants, markets and three craft breweries are easily walk able, thanks to nearly 70 km of recreational trails that wind through and connect the Town’s various eating areas.

·         Look at the Brochure

 

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood Heritage Advisory Committee
· Collingwood Museum
· Collingwood BIA

 

 

LOOK UP Architecture

Explore the features and forms that define the wide range of architectural styles of the buildings in historic downtown Collingwood.  The stories of the architects and the owners are as rich as the architecture of the buildings.

·        Look at the Brochure 

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood Heritage Advisory Committee
· ACO Collingwood
· Collingwood BIA

 

 

Harbour Hike

Take a hike on the historic side!  This 7.5 km loop is an easily accessible, meandering walk around one of Ontario’s most historic harbours.  Unforgettable views, unique vegetations and wildlife, and beautiful boardwalks await.

·         Look at the Brochure

 

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood BIA

 

 

 

Music on the Street

Collingwood is full of live music, with performances taking place in the 2 theatres, the outdoor amphitheatre and the many restaurants.  Special events attract additional musicians including who enjoy playing on the outdoor pianos that line Hurontario Street from the August long weekend to Thanksgiving.

·         Brochure [coming soon]

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood BIA

 

 

Heritage Walk 

Collingwood has had a colourful history shaped by the railways, shipbuilding and agriculture.  More than 50 different buildings in and around downtown Collingwood capture many of the historical highlights defined by the many intriguing characters who built and lived in them.

·         Brochure [coming soon]

 

 

Sponsors:

· Town of Collingwood
· Collingwood BIA