Tall Ships Challenge Ontario

Location: Locations throughout the Heart of Georgian Bay
Date: Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019 - Sunday, 11 Aug 2019
Time: See schedule for details

The TALL SHIPS Tour takes place Saturday & Sunday featuring tours on the 4 tall ships at Midland Harbour. The modern Royal Canadian Navy vessel Oriole will also be in port for the weekend. Performances by local francophone and indigenous groups, artisans’ market, buskers, fife and drums, pirate themed air bounces and an interactive theatre presentation will all be part of the “on the dock” activities throughout the weekend as well.

Ships visiting Midland:

  • Pride of Baltimore II
  • St. Lawrence II
  • Training Ship Playfair
  • Liana's Ransom II
  • Madeline I

As part of the TALL SHIPS Challenge, Discovery Harbour will also be hosting 4 Tall Ships and host to the Battle of Georgian Bay War of 1812 North American Grand Tactical and Encampment featuring over 800 re-enactors. 

Click HERE for more information on the Battle of Georgian Bay

Join the captains and crews of the tall ships for a community dinner on Saturday, August 10th at the North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre. Hosted by Huronia Museum. Tickets for dinner: $31.50.


Tall Ships Midland
$8.00 per day Apr 1 - Aug 8
$10.00 per day at the gate (cash only)

Tall Ships Discovery Harbour
$8.00/ day starting April 1

Weekend Combo Ticket
$15.00 for both locations for both Saturday and Sunday (available April 1 - Aug 8)

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For more information on the Tall Ships Challenge Ontario Tour visit tallships.com