Sunday, 27 October 2013

Special Dinner Event

Debbie & I were invited to a "Special Dinner" hosted by celebrity Chef Victor Barry  of "Splendido" & Chef Glenn Kitchen of "Muskoka Memories Steakhouse & Seafood Restaurant".  This is the new restaurant at Patterson Kaye Resort, 1360 Golden Beach Road, Bracebridge. 
We were joined by our Mayor Graydon Smith & Murray & Wendy, the owners of "Johnston's Cranberry Marsh", as well as other invited guests for this special dinner.

The menu was -
Murray's Muskoka
Glenn's Venison
Cranberry, Walnut  & Brussels Leaves
Yorkshire Pork Rack
Lardons, Cranberry Apple Puree &
Creme fraiche
Carrot Cake
Cranberry Sorbert
the food was outstanding and wonderfully presented

Cottage Country Network & Travel Escapes were filming for a new network show to air May 2014.
This was an enjoyable evening and we were excited to be part of this "Exclusive Dining Event".  Thanks for the invite - Heather Fraser - new General Manager of Patterson Kaye Resort & Spa.

Sunday, 13 October 2013

Port Carling Activity October

The weather has be perfect for this Thanksgiving weekend.
There has been lots of activity going on in Port Carling this weekend.
Muskoka Lakes Museum held their Thanksgiving Open House on Saturday, October 12 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on James Bartleman Island.  There was complimentary pumpkin muffins and hot mulled cider, while enjoying the pioneer demonstrations, which included spinning, apple-pressing and butter-churning.
Sunset Cruises -  operating sightseeing cruises out on Lake Rosseau.
Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner at the Port Carling Memorial Communtiy Centre at 3 Bailey St. Port Carling for only $15.00 and wine & beer was available.
Annual Bala Cranberry Festival - October 18th to 20th - promises fun for the entire family.  New this year 2013: water-ski show, science north exhibit, native singers, dancers, drummers and fireworks.Traditional: cranberry vendors, arts, crafts, baking and judged exhibits, live music, entertainment, buskers, petting zoo, midway and tours of the cranberry marsh.  Shuttle buses will be running from Port Carling $7. for adults and kids age 12 and up info:

Sunday, 6 October 2013

Thanksgiving-Fall Colours

Sunset Cruises - SPECIAL Hours - Thanksgiving Fall Colours week.
Departing from Port Carling enjoy the spectacular blue waters on Lake Rosseau.  With a live informal commentary of the area with your boat ride.

Wednesday Oct 8th & Thursday, Oct 9th IDYLLWOOD will be operating public Schedule

Fri, Oct 11/2013 - PEERLESS II
11:30 - 1:30 pm - $31.00 
2:00 - 3:30 pm - $26.00 
Sat, Oct 12/2013 - PEERLESS II
12:00 to 2:00 pm - $31.00  
2:30 to 4:00 pm - $26.00 
Sun,Oct 13/2013 - PEERLESS II
12:00 to 1:30 pm - $26.00  
1:45 to 2:45 pm - $20.00  
3:00 to 4:00 pm - $20.00  
Monday, October 14/2013 - PEERLESS II
12:00 to 1:30 pm - $26.00 
1:45 to 2:45 pm - $20.00 
    3:00 to 4:00 pm - $20.00 
All cruises tax included I hope to see you......... for more details