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The Wild East Side of Algonquin Park

We think it's the best place on Earth.

Our website is full of information about what to see, what's happening, and where to find things. And it's easy to find the info you want.

Use the menu to browse in areas that interest you.

Search the whole site from the search box.

In the Events Calendar on the left of the page, the event names link to more information.

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Daylight Saving Time Ends
Sat Oct 31

Fall Back!

Set your clocks back 1 hour
Saturday evening, October 31, 2020

Halloween Hunt in Barry's Bay
Sat Oct 31
Madawaska Valley Public Library
10 am to 3 pm

Outdoor Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Pick up your Scavenger Hunt list at the tent outside the Library.

Visit local businesses to find the items.

Come back to the library for treats and prizes.

Be sure to wear your costume!

Halloween Hike in Barry's Bay
Sat Oct 31
Sandhill Subdivision, Barry's Bay
5:30 to 8:30 pm

Something for everyone to see
Lots of Photo-Ops

Treats will be safely distributed at the END of the Hike while supplies last!
Physical Distancing 🎃 No Crowding 🎃 Safety First

For details: email bbrcmail@gmail.com

Eganville Pumpkin Walk
Sun Nov 1
Eganville Tourist Information Booth
6 to 8 pm

Give your gourds one last glow!

Drop-off your jack-o-lanterns between 2 & 4 PM at the Tourist Information Booth (38 Bonnechere St East).

Socially distanced walk begins at 6 pm
One bubble at a time

Path crosses the walking bridge, past the Pebble Mosaic, with the exit on John St. at The Space Between Yoga Studio.

First 100 people get a treat bag upon exiting!
Bring a hot beverage, dress warm, and enjoy this FREE, all ages, accessible event.

*Pumpkins will be recycled properly by the Township of Bonnechere Valley.

Public Skating

Indoor Skating

Public skating - Eganville Arena

Sundays and school breaks 3 to 4:15 pm (unless otherwise noted)

FREE Public Skating

Sunday, Oct 25 - sponsor Country Style / Auto Detailing

Sunday, Nov 1 - sponsor Eagle Tax Service

Monday, Nov 8 - sponsor BMO

Friday, Nov 13 ~ 2 to 3 pm - sponsor St. John Anglican Church

Sunday, Nov 15 - sponsor Limlaw Well Drilling

Sunday, Nov 22 - sponsor Lahay Mechanical

Sunday, Nov 29 - sponsor Dana Jennings & Dave Barkley

First 50 skaters are permitted on the ice. Masks mandatory.

Barry's Bay - Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre

First 50 skaters will be admitted.

Friday, Nov 6 ~ 5 - 6:30

Friday, Nov 13 ~ 5 - 6:30

Outdoor Skating

Open Christmas to spring
(weather and ice conditions permitting)
This information is subject to change

Barry's Bay ~ Open any time, Free
Combermere ~ Open most of the time, Free
Wilno ~ Open most of the time

Public Skate (no sticks or pucks)
Mon to Fri ~ 5 - 6:30
Sat & Sun ~ 1 - 4 pm

Mon to Fri ~ 6:30 - 9 pm
Sat & Sun ~ 4 - 9 pm

Round Lake
Public Skate (no sticks or pucks)
Mon - Fri ~ 5 - 6:30
Sat & Sun ~ 1 - 4 pm

Mon ~ 6:30 - 8 pm
Tue - Fri ~ 6:30 - 9 pm
Sat & Sun ~ 4 - 9 pm

Mon ~ 8 pm to close

Covid-19 in Numbers

Here are some sites providing fascinating information about the pandemic in Canada and all over the world.

Covid-19 in Renfrew County - includes a link to cases by area

Covid-19 Canada - includes stats by province

WorldOMeter - includes stats by population

Our World in Data - as in-depth as you could want

World Health Organization Situation Reports

Covid-19 Testing
Fri Oct 30
Eganville or Barry's Bay
10 to 12 noon

Call to pre-book your appointment|
Renfrew County Virtual Triage and Assessment Centre

Bring your health card and proof of address.
Wear a mask or face covering.

In Barry's Bay: Fri Oct 30
7 St. Francis Memorial
10 to 12

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Wilno Hills Gallery

Featuring Linda Sorensen's vibrant iconic paintings of the Natural World. Also available at the gallery: prints,

Pleasure Point Resort

Beautiful cottage resort located in Barry's Bay on Trout Lake. Lakeside 1, 2 & 3 bedroom cottages available. Swim,

Wilno Tavern Restaurant

Full service Polish & Canadian cuisine, live entertainment, catering, take-out. Featuring traditional Polish fare as

Charlie D's

Movie Rentals, Slickers Pure Homemade Ice Cream, Ulrich's Deli Sausages, Fries & Burgers at the Chip Stand, WiFi

Tyerman & Daughters Inc

613-628-1700 613-756-8079
Employment counselling services, funded in part by the Government of Canada. Facilitation and consultation.

The Mix Company

An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!

Sands on Golden Lake

Eat, Rest & Play. Lakeside Dining. Newly updated rooms, spacious chalets with fireplaces, beautiful surroundings,

The Granary

Schnitzel House restaurant features unique & affordable German & Canadian cuisine. A locally owned & operated eatery