Mill Market is conveniently located right off the Hub Trail, just steps away from the Ontario locks and the scenic St. Marys River waterfront. Grown, raised or crafted by Northern Ontarios farmers, ranchers, fishermen, artists and artisans; Mill Market brings the best of our lakes, fields and forests to the heart of the historic Canal District in downtown Sault Ste. Marie. From farm to table, Mill Market connects Northern Ontario farmers to local consumers strengthening the local food economy and nurturing healthy communities.
Mill Market is a place to find fresh food, good people, culinary delights and artisan crafts.In addition to being a healthy food hub and artisan fair, Mill Market features live entertainment weekly and educational programming. Mill Market's annex houses Entomica Insectarium, if youre looking for something fun and educational to do with the whole family, check out Entomica at Mill Market.
The Heritage HidenSeek GeoTour is a series of geocaches hidden at Parks Canada sites located in Northern Ontario that tell the story of the people, places and events that helped shape Canada. Youll need a GPS device, or a GPS-enabled mobile phone, and visit the Parks Canada website here: www.pc.gc.ca to download the Passport and follow the instructions. When you collect at least 100 points, youll be eligible for a Heritage HidenSeek geocoin.Sault Ste. Marie National Historic Site
Hours of Operation: May 18 to October 9Fort St. Joseph
Hours of Operation: June 3 to September 30
The Algoma Farmers' Market
- a proud Algoma tradition since 1901! Offering all Algoma grown, Algoma picked and Algoma produced products.
Agoma Farmers' Market Roberta Bondar Pavilion (65 Foster Dr,) Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 6W6
Lat/Long: 46.5086609, -84.336828Area(s): DowntownT: 705-248-3071W:
Hours: June Oct: Wed 1pm - 5pm; Sat 8am to 1pm
The pancake breakfast is held onboard the barge "Nostalgia" which is docked in the Roberta Bondar Marina in Soo,ON. The Tugboat rendezvous can be viewed from both the US and Canadian Locks from either side of the St Marys river Starting at the Roberta Bondar Marina, the Parade of Tugs at Noon and Tugboat Races follow!
Jun 24-26 2016
9am to 4pm The perfect itinerary of family-friendly activities awaits you during Engineers Weekend in Sault Ste. Marie. The last weekend in June has something for everyone, including racing boats, spectacular vistas, unbridled power, and so much more. Best of all, its your once-per-year chance to sneak a peek behind the scenes at the Soo Locks.
Young and old, physically fit or fitness challenged, all enjoy the fantastic views and the resultant pictures that will last a lifetime. Best of all, theres no admission fee, no long waits, and no sweltering heat to contend with, since the walk steps off at 9:30am sharp. Not up to the walk? Join the bike parade that leaves LSSU at 8:30am.
You must have transportation to get back across the bridge; you cannot walk back. Bus transportation is available to bring walkers from Mill Market in Sault Ontario back to the starting point for a small fee of $3. Visitors will find plenty to do back on the Michigan side, with a full offering of museums, boat tours, beaches, parks and more open to the public.
Jun 25 2016
Come celebrate Canadas Birthday at Roberta Bondar Park & Pavilion. Enjoy family entertainment and childrens activities. Join us at the Tent Pavilion to enjoy a variety of free entertainment. Attractions include multi-cultural displays, face painting, balloon animals, and of course, cotton candy.Opening Ceremony begins at 2 p.m. followed by afternoon and evening entertainment and Fireworks Presentation along the waterfront at dusk.
July 1 2016
The Pow Wow, or Jiigtamok, has historical, social and spiritual value to American Indian people. Some trace the word powwow back to Anishinaabemowin, the language of the Anishinaabe. Early European-Americans used the word to mean a council or meeting. Powwows, or celebrations, as they were called, were originally held in the spring to celebrate the new beginning of life. People participate in traditional dance and song, visit with family and friends, make new acquaintances and trade arts and craftsThe public is invited to attend; entrance is from Baawating Drive off Shunk Road on the Reservation
Jul 8-10 2016
CLERGUE PARK/ROWSWELL PARK Savour the lip-smackin' BBQ at the Ribfest...Boogie to the continuous free entertainment on Stage 1 sponsored by OLG and Stage 2 Redirected presented by Agero...Frolic in the Tenaris PlayZone where you get hands-on and creative...Squeal with delight as you fly through the air on the chilling carnival rides...Replenish and refresh at the Rotary food court...Delight in the family memories being created...
all and so much more at ROTARYFEST!
Jul 14-16 2016
Algoma District's most diverse and prestigious multimedia art show. Arts at the Dock features forty or more of the district's most gifted artists and a variety of art, with something new every year. Works for sale include painting, photography, stained glass, woodworks, handmade jewellery, pottery and much more. Located at the Hilton Beach Waterfront and Community Centre from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Jul 17 2016
This annual classic car show features about 50 original, restored and special interest cars. Held along the waterfront and up Marks Street, admission to this enjoyable and family-friendly event is free. The afternoon also features a Coureurs de Bois encampment and arts & crafts vendors. Located on St Joseph Island at Hilton Beach
July 23 2016
As old as this community itself, the annual Community Night has been operating for as long as anyone can remember. The event starts with a cold plate supper at the Community Hall at 4:00 p.m. At 7:00 p.m. sharp, the parade, which features marching bands, floats and kids in costume, starts to move through the streets. After the parade, the large crowd enjoys the games of chance and great food on Marks Street until dark. Its carnival-fun for the whole family. Located on St Joseph Island in Hilton Beach
July 30 2016
Unparalleled Excitement on the Water! August 5, 6, 7, 2016Join us for an exciting new international performance boating event see the latest in marine technology at its best, as dozens of the most exotic boats in North America challenge the beautiful waters of the Great Lakes in the 1st Annual Sault Ste. Marie Poker Run.
Explore the ruins of old Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site on this candlelit ghostly walk, surrounded by the haunting tune of bagpipes and Native drums as the sky fills with bright stars above you. The spirits of the past will return to tell their stories of life at the Fort so many years ago.
Aug 19 2016
Come out and celebrate the end of another summer season with Bushplane Days! Exhibits from all areas of aviation will be represented. Look out for another fantastic CL-415 waterbombing demonstration (subject to availability) as well as chartered flights with Air Dale. Other past exhibitors have included local artists Cher Pruys and Steven Daly, Sault Search & Rescue, the SSM Fire Department, and much more! Face painting, crafts, carnival games and train rides with the Algoma Model Engineers Society for kids of all ages! Special admission rates will be in effect. Check out www.bushplane.com for more details as they become available! The Bushplane Museum : where adventure takes off!
Sept 17-18 2016
Sept 29- Oct 2 2016 Fur trade re-enactors, British soldiers, historical interpreters bring to life the Fall Rendezvous. This event features evening Spirit Walks for a haunting harvest. Rendezvous depicts the time of pre-confederation Canada. Hear the sounds, smell the gun powder, see the life and times - Experience the Festival.This event is part of the Algoma Fall Festival of Learning.
This event will be held at the ErmatingerClergue National Historic Site.
Oct 2016Bringing the best in Canadian and international performing and visual arts to our community the Algoma Fall Festival highlights the cultural and artistic diversity that makes Canada one of the most exciting countries to live in, the Festival offers a treat for all tastes with Celtic, country, classical, jazz and world music plus art exhibits, storytelling, theatre and dance.Find out more at www.algomafallfestival.com or call 705-949-0822