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2020 – The Year of Clear(er) Vision

For my last post of 2019, I thought I would showcase some of my favourite local images from the past year and share my thoughts about the future of the area.  As those of you who have moved here (thanks to Wanda) have discovered, we continue to live in a hidden gem of an area.  For as long as I have lived in the Owen Sound area, I have been waiting for our turn to be discovered.  And as we enter our 20’s, I feel like big things are coming our way. 


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Time flies when you’re having fun!

So much to do, so little time

Wow!  The last time I wrote I was anxiously awaiting Summerfolk weekend.  Now, suddenly it is two months later.  My apologies for neglecting my blogging duty.  But that’s what happens when you live in an area with so much to do.  As proof, here’s what we’ve been up to in our great area.


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Did you see that show at the beer tent?

Summerfolk

Every year, on the third weekend of August, you will find thousands of people listening, dancing, singing, eating, drinking, THCing, swimming and many other -ings on the shores of Georgian Bay.  This annual Owen Sound event that draws so many is the Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival (locally know as “Summertoke”:)) and I have had the honour to know it now for over 25 years.


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Welcome to Summer Festival Season

Summer Festivals

The opening weekend of July, I had my first opportunity to take in and photograph the Mariposa Folk Festival in Orillia, Ontario, which is approaching its 60th year in existence.  It was a beautiful weekend filled with fantastic music, lovely art, and delicious food.  I’ve been told that it is considered the first festival of the summer festival season. 


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