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Wasaga Under Siege 2017

Wasaga Under Siege 2017


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Piping Plovers 2017

Piping Plovers 2017

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About the Park

About the Park

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Wasaga Under Siege

Success for 2017

Over 1000 visitors came out this year to observe and participate in Wasaga Under Siege over August 19-20.  Visitors watched cannon and musket demonstrations, explored life in British, American, Native and British Naval 1812 encampments, cooking demonstrations, Native drumming and storytelling, and more.  This year had the highest attendance of the three years following the War of 1812 bicentennial.  Thank you to David Brunelle and the Historice Military Establishment of Upper Canada for their organization and contribution to the event.  

We would like to extend a thank you to the following sponsors of the event: Ontario Parks, Town of Wasaga Beach, Canadian Tire, Foodland, Beach Builders, Grandma's Beach Treats, Boston Pizza, Dairy Queen, Remax of Wasaga Beach, Nancy Island Lions, Wasaga Beach Lions, Majors Pharmacy, Kinettes of Wasaga Beach, Rotary Club of Wasaga Beach, Beach Booster and Pepsi.   

 

Special Event: Nature of the Nottawasaga River Canoe Trip September 30, 2017

Wasaga Beach Healthy Community Network, in collaboration with Free Spirit Tours, is running an Educational and Environmental Experience of canoeing or kayaking down the Nottawasaga River. Join local environmental experts and professionals as they paddle from Edenvale, downstream through Jack's Lake to the Wasaga Beach Sports Park exploring some of the intriguing georgraphy and hidden plant and wildlife gems of the Wasaga Beach area.  Canoes and kayaks will be available for rent.  For further information and registration, please contact Peter Willmott at willmottp@sympatico.ca or at (705) 422-1469.    


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Mission Statement

The Friends of Nancy Island Historic Site and Wasaga Beach Park is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to furthering the educational and interpretive programs of Wasaga Beach Provincial Park and Nancy Island Historic Site.
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