Owen Sound Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Located in the northern area of Southwestern Ontario, Owen Sound is a place that is as beautiful as its name is musical. Owen Sound is surrounded by incredible real estate including waterfalls, escarpment, and farm fields, which make it a great tourist attraction. The summers in the area are moderate, courtesy of Lake Huron, and the winters are cold and snowy! Yay for snow! What to Do When In Owen Sound? Between the various waterfalls in the area, the art galleries and historic walking tours, to name a few, there is plenty to do in Owen Sound!
Waterfalls Tour - Owen Sound is known for its various waterfalls. If you happen to find yourself in the area, you have to visit Inglis Falls . It is one of the grandest waterfalls in the region and a go-to for locals and tourists alike. Weaver’s Creek Falls , Indian Falls and Jones Falls are also some of the most amazing waterfalls in the area.
Historic Walking Tours - If you are even remotely interested in history, then historic walking tours around Owen Sound are for you! Prefer to be chauffeured? Try the “Corkscrew City Tour” ! It traces Owen Sound’s history of prohibition, highlighting the history of the last dry city in Canada.
Art Galleries - Tom Thomson was an incredible artist, who is known around the world for his work. His work was the inspiration for The Group of Seven, a group of Canadian painters. Since this iconic Canadian artist spent the early years of his career in Owen Sound, the Tom Thomson Art Gallery is dedicated to his work and is a must-see for any tourist on a visit to Owen Sound.
Underground Railroad - The northern-most station of the Underground Railroad is situated in Owen Sound. It was a secret route that was used by African Americans trying to escape slavery from the United States. The Black History Cairn in the city commemorates this event and is a part of the historic walking tours in the city.
Owen Sound has a number of local events lined up every season, for all to enjoy everything that Owen Sound has to offer:
When the sap begins to rise, check out the Maple Sugar Moon Festival at Grey Roots Museum! If music is your thing, you'll love the annual presentation of local talent at the Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music in April. Come and see what's trending at the Home and Cottage Expo! Celebrate our diversity at the One World Festival, featuring local singers, schoolchildren, drama students, dancers, drummers, storytellers, musicians and puppeteers!
Bringing the historic city to life with the Saints & Sinners exhibit at Grey Roots Museum, and the Summertime Blues Festival , Owen Sound has a lot to offer. With Harbourfest in July, the Owen Sound Outdoor Movie Nights, the Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival and the Bayshore Race in August, there is a lot to do in the summer at Owen Sound!
With Owen Sound Fall Fair, Scenic City Film Festival, Owen Sound Ribfest, Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance, SweetWater Music Festival and Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular all occurring during the month of September, you'll have plenty to do in Owen Sound!
Merry times certainly make their way to Owen Sound with the Santa Claus Parade and the award-winning Festival of Northern Lights kicking off the Christmas season with a high! Then you can ring in the Chinese New Year at the Grey Bruce Chinese New Year Celebration at Grey Roots Museum!
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