Are you a last minute shopper like us? If you are, do we ever have the list for you!
As you may, or may not know, Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 21st. We thought this would be a great time to showcase some great local businesses that are open where you could find the perfect gift for that special man in your life.
Supporting local businesses is so important in a time like this and we are sure you will be surprised at how many places there are in the Heart of Georgian Bay where you could find a unique gift!
Taylor Co & Clothiers
Find all of your father’s dress clothes needs here at this great shop located in Downtown Midland. Suits, ties and sock - they have it all! They are open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am until 4 pm. This way if your Dad is in desperate need of a new dress shirt because he likes to wear the same old one to EVERY family function, this is the store for you! They have implemented safety precautions to protect all visitors and staff. This includes a limit of two people in the store at once and a hand washing station upon entry. Check these guys out for your last-minute gift buying!
Newton Street Art Barn
You are in luck! The Newton Street Art Barn is opening Saturday, at a limited capacity, just in time for the last-minute shopper. Located just outside of Victoria Harbour this business is sure to offer one-of-a-kind gifts. They showcase over 300 local artists in the barn and it is filled with perfect gifts for a father figure in your life. Take a little drive off the beaten path on Saturday to find the perfect gift!
Is your Dad the young-at-heart kind of dad? If so Mind’s Alive is the perfect place to find a Father’s Day present! From games to puzzles this little shop offers so many different and great gift ideas. They are currently extending their hours of operation, find their updated hours here on their Facebook page. Keep your Dad feeling young and get him something that will remind him of his youth this Father’s Day!
Everybody loves a “Man Cave” sign to signify your Dad’s hangout zone! Browse many signs like this and so much more at Simply Country in Downtown Midland. Stop by to check it out, you will not be leaving there empty-handed, whether you find something for your Dad, yourself, or both! This place has it all so do not forget about it when in a panic Saturday morning because you *may have* completely forgot about Father’s Day ;)
Now, gifts aside, one of the best things you can do for your Dad on Father’s Day is to spend time together! The Heart of Georgian Bay offers so many different types of outings you can go on with your Dad to really make the day special. From great trails where you can walk, ride bikes and rollerblade to gorgeous Georgian Bay where you can go boating, fishing or canoeing. There is never a shortage of outdoor activities, even with the different times we are living in now. Make this Father’s Day special in the Heart of Georgian Bay.