Free Mid-Week Activities

Location: Blue Mountain Village 
Date: Monday, 1 July 2019 - Friday, 30 August 2019


Every day in July and August, you can enjoy the kid’s playground near the Mill Pond, splash in the Village Fountain, try your hand at a game of life-sized checkers, or stop by the Visitor Information Centre to challenge yourself to our Scavenger Hunt! 
Village Fountain and Splash Pad
Every Day, All Summer
 

Our fountain and splash pad is the perfect place to cool down after a day of adventures in and around the Village! Free to enjoy, hours may vary. 

Mill Pond Playground
Every Day, All Summer
 

Climb, slide, and swing the day away in the Village Playground, located next to the Mill Pond and Plunge! Aquatic Center. Open daily, all summer! 

Life-Sized Checkers
Every Weekend, All Summer
 

Challenge your family and friends to a life-sized game of checkers! There are two locations where you can play: next to the Water Street Bandstand, and in the Events Plaza near Red Devil Sports. Pieces are set up every weekend, hours may vary. 

Scavenger Hunts
Every Day, All Summer
 

Pick up your FREE scavenger hunt at the Visitor Information Centre or Activity Central, open 10am-6pm daily. Wind your way through the Village following the clues, and once you uncover all the clues, go back to where you started to win a prize! 

Columbia Guided Hikes
10:30am Saturday and Sunday (July and August)
 

Meet outside Columbia Sports in the Village Events Plaza and enjoy an hour-long guided hike up Blue Mountain for panoramic views of Georgian Bay! The hikes take place every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30am during the months of July and August. Closed toed shoes and water bottles are recommended. Groups are limited to the first 50 people. 

Westin Guided Runs
6:30am Tuesday and Thursday (May 21 - October 10)
 

Recharge your run! Take in fresh air and local scenery by joining a group 5K run led by the Run Concierge. From May 21 to October 10, runs depart at 6:30am on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Meet in the lobby of the Westin Trillium House. Runners of all levels are welcome!

iwa Spa First Tracks Yoga
8:30am Wednesday and Friday (July and August)
 

Guests can enjoy a 40 minute guided hike up Blue Mountain followed by a yoga class overlooking the vistas of Georgian Bay. Descend back down on Ontario's only open-air Gondola. First Tracks Yoga takes place every Wednesday and Friday at 8:30am during the months of July and August. Meet at IWA Spa before 8:30am to join in! Closed toed shoes, water bottles, and a yoga mat and/or towel are recommended. 

Mid-Week Concert Series 
6-8pm Monday and Thursday
6-9pm Tuesday and Wednesday
7-10pm Friday

 

During the months of July and August, get a taste of Ontario's finest musicians performing live on the Village Stage! Enjoy a free concert from Drew Wright on Monday nights, Aaron Garner on Tuesday nights, Shane Cloutier on Wednesday nights, Rebecca Rain on Thursday nights, and Motown and Marley on Friday nights. Click here to view the summer concert lineup!