Remember that when you enter into a public indoor space in Simcoe County, you are required to wear a face covering. Physical distancing also remains a requirement.
Please note: When in doubt, check with the business before visiting, as hours or services may have changed.
Thank you for supporting your local businesses during these trying times. Stay safe and stay healthy.
Remember that when entering into any indoor public space in Simcoe County, you are required to wear a face covering.
Some attractions have chosen to remain closed for the 2020 season for the safety of their staff and visitors, or have closed for the season. These include:
Martyrs' Shrine, S.S. Keewatin, Casino Rama Resort, the Collingwood Museum, Midland Cultural Centre, King's Wharf Theatre, Nancy Island Historic Site, Ontario Provincial Police Museum, Elmvale Jungle Zoo, Sainte-Marie among the Hurons, Discovery Harbour, Chappell Farms, Treetop Trekking at Horseshoe Resort, Coldwater Mill Museum, Coldwater Canadiana Museum.
TOUR & GUIDE SERVICES
Tour and guide services, such as bike and walking, bus and boat tours, as well as tasting and tours for wineries, breweries and distilleries are able to open.
Free Spirit Tours: Accepting reservations for forest therapy walks, hike and wine, and forageing experiences. Reservations are required.
OSM Adventure Travel: Accepting reservations for fall fishing and ice fishing charters, based out of Collingwood. Reservations are required. Stay tuned for winter offerings.
BigBluAir: Accepting reservations for helicopter sightseeing tours, wine tasting packages and more, based out of Collingwood. Reservations are required.
Glen Oro Farm: Accepting reservations for horseback trail rides. Reservations are required and available from their website.
Skydive Wasaga Beach: Accepting reservations for tandem skydiving. Reservations are required and available from their website.
BEACHES & WATER ACCESS
Beaches in Simcoe County are managed at the municipal level. In order to ensure resident safety, some municipalities have opted to limit water access to residents only. Please consult with the municipality concerned before making travel plans.
Shopping malls are able to open under existing restrictions, including food services reopening for take-out and outdoor dining only.
Georgian Mall: Open daily for regular operating hours. Retailers have the ability to adjust their hours.
Tanger Outlets Cookstown: Open daily for regular operating hours. Retailers have the ability to adjust their hours.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
As part of Phase 3 of re-opening, Simcoe County food and beverage providers are able to open for indoor and outdoor dining, with safety protocols in place.
Check out our Restaurants page for a listing of restaurants that are open to serve you safely.
Check out our Breweries & Distilleries page for a listing of #MadeinSimcoeCounty beverage providers that are open to serve you safely.
Check out our Farm Fresh & Local Food page for a listing of farm market stores and farmgate sales locations.
Updated November 3, 2020