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Just 100 days to go!

  Oh, what a night! With just 100 days to go until Huntsville 2019, a celebration was in order. (Well, technically it’s 96 days away, but who’s counting…wait, we are!) The Huntsville 2019 Games Organizing Committee (GOC), volunteers, sponsors and dignitaries gathered at the beautiful new visitor centre at Arrowhead Provincial Park on November 27 for […]

Supporting healthcare for a stronger community: Games platinum sponsor Drive Muskoka raises $15,000 for local hospital

“The hospital is an integral part of our community,” says Jason Armstrong, owner of Drive Muskoka. “A community of this size without a hospital is a scary thought so we need to give back to the community that gives to us.” This summer, Drive Muskoka, Huntsville 2019’s platinum sponsor, ran its fourth annual Drive for […]

On the road: the Huntsville 2019 Jeep spreads the word about healthy, active living

On August 9, members of the Huntsville 2019 Games Organizing Committee (GOC) unveiled the Ontario 55+ Winter Games Jeep at the Canada Summit Centre. The event, which will be hosted by Huntsville and surrounding communities from March 5-7, 2019, will see almost 1,000 participants from across the province competing in 10 different sports.

Huntsville 2019 calls for community-minded volunteers and sponsors

The Games will need more than 200 volunteers in a variety of roles, from registration and transportation to food services, special events, photography, and more. You’ll find descriptions of the Games volunteer roles at huntsville2019.ca/volunteer. The Games recruitment portal is now open and we want you!

Huntsville began its one-year countdown to the Ontario 55+ Winter Games.

The Games Organizing Committee (GOC) gathered at the Active Living Centre with community members, volunteers, dignitaries and Town of Huntsville staff to celebrate. The Town of Huntsville will host the 2019 Games from March 5 to 7, 2019, in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. Huntsville last hosted the Ontario 55+ Winter Games in 2013.