Local Attractions, Festivals & Events
...almost all just a short walk from
The Highland Manor!
Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery
The Georgian Bay Symphony
The Roxy Live Theatre
The Billy Bishop War Museum
Grey Roots Museum and Archives
Owen Sound Marine and Rail Museum
The Bruce Trail
Experience the many breathtaking waterfalls of the Niagara Escarpment by hiking, biking, snowmobiling, or skiing. Discover Bruce Peninsula's botanical treasures...like the largest variety of ferns in the world!
Crosscountry Skiing and Snowshoeing
Some of the finest, most scenic Crosscountry and Snowshoeing trails in Ontario are within minutes of the Highland Manor
The Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular
Enjoy the mini-zoo, nature trail to Inglis falls, restaurant & picnic areas, children's play grounds, paddle boats, etc.
The Highland Manor is just a scenic forty-five minute drive west of
Collingwood's Blue Mountain.
Beaches - Sauble Beach
Clean and safe Georgian Bay locations
Billy Bishop Airport
Scenic cruising, fishing charters, dinner cruises (Spring and Fall)
Horse drawn winter sleigh rides through maple syrup farms around the area.
The Owen Sound Artists Co-op
Just three blocks from the Highland Manor, this route takes you through the downtown city core, with over 350 stores, services, and restaurants.
Saturday mornings (year-round).
Sit in on Sydenham's Antique and Estate Auctions,
or visit the area's antique stores and flea markets.
Doors Open Owen Sound - June 3, 4, 2017
Maawanjiiding Festival Canadiana Owen Sound- June30 - July 9, 2017
Hottest Street Sale Under The Sun - July 8, 2017
Emancipation Festival - August 4, 5, 6, 2017
Summerfolk Festival - August 18,19, 20, 2017
Concours D'Elegance - Vintage Car Show - Sept. 16, 17, 2017
Sweetwater Music Festival - Sept. 15, 16, 17, 2017
Winter Festival of Northern Lights -Nov 18, 2016 to Jan 08, 2017