SUP Races & Demos, Free Canoe & Kayak Trials, Sailing Regatta 

Side Launch Brewing Dockside Bar, Eats, Treats & Art Promenade

Kids Kite & Kraft Centre, Boat Parade of Lights, Kites over Collingwood






2 Days of Summer Fun

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Stand Up Paddling (SUP) Races & Demos

The Ontario Summer Splash SUP Race Series stops in Collingwood featuring demos and races through Collingwood Harbour. From 4 distance categories to sprint races and team races on Blu Wave’s giant SUP, these events are real crowd-pleasers and lots of fun for participants. Anyone can participate in distance categories: Elite (8km), Open (5km), Novice (2km) and Youth (1km). Register at

August 6    10 am – 4 pm     Sidelaunch Basin


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Enjoy the excitement of Sidelaunch Days with a cold beer from Side Launch Brewing Company. Awarded Canadian Brewing Company of the Year, Side Launch will be serving some of their favourite beers from their dockside bar at the north end of the Promenade. It’s perfect for watching the paddling and sailing events and close to the vendor promenade.

August 6, 12 to 6 pm   August 7, 12 to 4 pm   Waterfront Promenade


collingwood-amphitheatreLive & Original Encore Concert

The Top 3 Collingwood Live & Original Songwriter Showdown contestants perform at twilight. Upper Deck lounge presented by Side Launch Brewing Company.

August 6    7 pm     Amphitheatre


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Sidelaunch Days are almost here! Check out the calendar of events to see what great things are happening on our Waterfront, August 6th-7th!

The Ontario SUP race series returns to Collingwood as part of the Side Launch Days celebration! Join the long distance or sprint race on your standup paddle board on August 6th! For more information and to register go to: