South Algonquin Events

We are proud to welcome and host a diverse range of events, conferences and group trips across our region, all year round. Whether you’re a group of friends, or a charitable or non-profit affiliation, we’re ready to help you explore.

Plan your trip to South Algonquin around a special event or contact us for more information about when, where and how we can host your special event.

  • Howl Photo Convention
    Fri, Oct 21
    Bongopix Tavern
    Oct 21, 8:00 a.m. – Oct 23, 5:00 p.m.
    Bongopix Tavern, Galeairy Lake Rd, Whitney, ON K0J 2M0, Canada
    Countless photographers travel through Highway 60 in search of wildlife, purely dark skies, and untamed landscapes. We're a solid community of passionate artists and nature enthusiasts. But rarely do we meet face to face. HOWL is meant to connect us crazy nature lovers together for a weekend.
  • Dark Sky Astronomy
    Nightly from June to Thanksgiving
    Whitney
    Nightly from June to Thanksgiving
    Whitney, 29924 ON-60, Whitney, ON K0J 2M0, Canada
    Blast off into the furthest galaxies, see the Perseid Meteor shower and learn more about a topic that has fascinated humans across the ages - space! Check out some of South Algonquin's excellent stargazing locations, equipped with parking, restroom facilities and excellent night skies.
  • Blackfly Festival
    Back in 2023!!
    Camp Bongopix
    Back in 2023!!
    Camp Bongopix
    The purpose of the Whitney Blackfly Festival is simple: to celebrate quality live music during a special time of year. The spirit of our gathering is to harness positive energy during a time when many are tempted to feel negative about nature because of the dreaded blackfly swarms.
  • “One Fine Day” Zine is Back!
    May 15, 2022
    Online
    A zine is a homemade publication devoted to specialized and unconventional subject matter. Our community zine “One Fine Day” is a quirky, eclectic collection of content paying tribute to everything South Algonquin from the early days to the present, written by and for the people of this community.
  • Whitney Recreation Committee
    Various
    Whitney, Ontario
    Various
    Whitney, Ontario
    Providing recreational events to our community.