• Downtown Parry Sound
  • Nov 18, 2022 — Nov 20, 2022

Welcome Back to Parry Sound’s Girlfriends’ Weekend!

Join us November 18th – 20th in beautiful Downtown Parry Sound for our 6th annual weekend of shopping, dining, workshops, and live, in-person entertainment!

 

 

Still want to sponsor your favorite event Downtown?

2022 Sponsorship Packages

 

SNEAK PEEK DETAILS:   Link to register begins here Tuesday October 11th 

  • Free registration includes:
    • -bus access
    • -booklet to take advantage of all promotions from downtown businesses
    • -access to the welcome party with hors d’oeuvres

 

  • First 200 with PAID $20 Registration includes:
    • -bus access
    • -booklet to take advantage of all promotions from downtown businesses
    • -access to the welcome party with one free glass of prosecco & hors d’oeuvres
    • -Exclusive Girlfriends’ Weekend Christmas ornament
    • -Exclusive Girlfriends’ Weekend wine tote bag
    • -$10 downtown dollar voucher to be used at participating downtown shops & restaurants
    • -early bird access to purchase tickets for Yuk Yuk’s show

 

  • Welcome Party will run from 4:30pm – 9pm (location & details to follow)

 

  • Bus will be running from 5-9:30pm with the last stop taking people to the after party (Route & details to follow)

 

  • Friday night participants/promotions to date include:
    • Parry Sound Bikes: 20% off all women’s clothing; including cross country ski pants, jackets, and layering pieces. Regular priced, in stock clothing only
    • Sneak peek into a new & opening soon wine & bottle shop downtown: Out with Wine
    • White Squall: pick your discount on Friday from 5:30 to 9:00p.m. Tax free Saturday + Prize draw, one ballet per purchase Friday & Saturday
    • Crafts & Things: Roll for Discount for 1% to 20% off & with a donation to Harvest Share – Roll with Advantage (roll 2 dice and use the higher discount)
    • iBranched Out: Save the tax Friday & Saturday + Copperhead Distillery and Spirits from Sundridge will be on site offering samples of their products
    • Above & Beyond: Join the ladies for a glass of wine and cheese while you shop Friday night
    • Trading Post: Play their “drop zone” game of Plinko to win a discount
    • Pardon My Garden: save the tax all weekend & exclusive Girlfriends’ Weekend photo booth
    • She Shed: Fun Dirty Santa & other surprises + discounts on Red Room merchandise (check back here for more details)
    • Mitch’s & High Tide:  10% off select merchandise
    • Parry Sound Books: 20% off calendars & puzzles
    • Near North Games: save the tax
    • Jeans Unlimited: 20% off regular priced items + sale racks up to 50% off
    • Bearly Used Books: Thousands of books starting at $1
    • Georgian Bay Whole Foods: 15% off all bath & body products
    • The Linen Closet: 15% off store wide
    • Somewhere in Time: no tax + $5 gift certificate for purchases over $50
    • Hippie Pocket: Good Vibes Basket draw $50 value
    • Perfectly Pampered: 10% off retail items + buy $100 gift certificate for just $75
    • 18 James Street / Jessica Vergeer Studios:  Stop in Friday evening or all day Saturday to fill out a ballot for your chance to win one of three prizes including a canvas print, a down-filled cotton canvas art pillow, or your choice of a premium art tote. No purchase necessary!
    • Huckleberry’s: Beautiful basket draw
    • Northern Swine & Steer: 10% off for all participants with registration booklet
    • Moon & Heart: Scratch and save. Pick a card and save up to 50%
    • Obdam’s Flowers: No tax Friday & Saturday
    • Vintage Eco Shop: free gift with each purchase
    • Kenny’s Shoes: tax included on all sales for the weekend
    • Fitness for Females: Join today – 3 months for the price of 2

 

  • Saturday workshops at Mary Street Centre and other locations (more details to follow):
    • Pardon My Garden: fresh greens wreath at MSC (details & times to follow)
    • Jacklyn Frias: salsa dancing (details & times to follow)
    • Crafts & Things: (workshop if in new location)
    • I Branched Out: TBD (check back for more details)
    • Above & Beyond: Fashion Show (check back for more details)
    • Moon & Heart: Fashion show (details to follow)
    • Fitness for Females: Open House & Craft Sale – Friday 5-9, Saturday 10-1

 

    • Saturday
    • Yuk Yuk’s event:
      • -Hosted by Northern Paradise Events
      • -Kinsmen Cash bar
      • -Apps
      • -BOCC
      • -Times & pricing to follow

 

    • Sunday
    • -Special Girlfriends Weekend Brunch menu at DiSalvos

 

Participating Restaurants: 

  • Parry Sound Country Kitchen – is offering  a selection of complementary desserts with  every order over $10 during regular business hours