Although people often associate Blue Mountain with skiing and winter, the spring season is not an exception. But at this time of year, your credit cards are still hurting from Christmas and you haven’t gotten your income tax refund yet. So you’re trying to pinch pennies but you still want to get away. What to do? Come on to Blue Mountain anyway. There are tons of fun things to do while you’re here that won’t break your budget.
The Collingwood Jazz & Blues Society
For music lovers, try this concert series. Their monthly concerts on a Thursday evening are only $15 in advance or $20 at the door; an inexpensive evening out. Tickets available from: BMFA Centre, 163 Hurontario Street, 705-445-3430; Crow’s Nest, 239 Hurontario Street, 705-445-4900; Gabriele Photography, 133 Hurontario Street, 705-445-9030. Visit www.collingwoodjazz.ca for dates and times.
New Bulbs for Fall
If you`re a gardener and want to learn more about planting fall bulbs, attend this free information session at the Blue Mountain Public Library on Thursday March 24, 2011 at 7pm. You’ll learn some “how to” tips, pest control ideas, and advice about colour. Some potted bulbs will also be available for sale. Since this is a free event, you’ll need to call in advance – 519 599 3681 – to reserve your spot.