Georgina is an outdoor recreational playground with numerous amenities, tourism-related businesses and activities that allow residents and visitors to balance their busy workdays with lakeside living. You can play on land or water year-round in Georgina, all within a close commute to urban centres in the Greater Toronto Area.
Arts and Culture
Arts and culture are a large part of what defines a place and Georgina is not in short supply. The Town has many assets and talented residents that make it recognized as an emerging cultural hub with a rich history. There is a range of ways to enjoy the area’s culture with performing arts, visual arts, an established Studio Tour and interactive museums.
The Town works closely with the arts community, local businesses and event organizers to bring many cultural festivals and events to the Town through the Community Betterment Grant. It has also been developing a public art program and works to foster an environment of collaboration and partnerships for local artists to thrive through initiatives like Georgina Made. We are committed to continuing efforts to build our cultural identity, attracting visitors and creating a sense of pride in our community.
Learn more about arts and culture in Georgina.
Town-led events such as Field to Table, Taste of Georgina and SnoFest, and supported events like the Georgina Studio Tour, Farmers’ Market and the Georgina Marathon, to name a few, are well-known recurring events that take place throughout Georgina's communities annually. For a list of upcoming events and festivals in Georgina, visit georgina.ca/events.
Hosting a festival or event in Georgina?
The Town of Georgina appreciates the importance of community events in enhancing the quality of life, tourism, culture, recreation and education and in providing economic benefits to the local economy. If you are interested in hosting an event, you can use the festival and event permit application as a planning resource. If your event is large in scale and has the potential to create an economic impact on the community, we encourage you to learn more about the Economic, Culture and Community Betterment Grant Program.
Places to host an event in Georgina
There are many facilities and parks in Georgina to stay active and host an event. For maps and information, check out the Municipal Facilities and Amenities Map. You can also visit the Facility Booking Availability website or contact Service Georgina by email at email@example.com or at 905-476-4301, ext 3001.
There are also a number of privately owned facilities available to host meetings, corporate events and more. Contact our office for suggestions that will meet your needs.
Amenities, Sports and Recreation
If you’re looking for a sports club or organization, Georgina has many. From pickleball, volleyball, baseball and hockey to lawn bowling, aquatics, dragon boating and more, we have it all. Visit georgina.ca for more information.