The City of Owen Sound welcomes visitors year round and operates a Visitor Information Centre along the west harbour wall.

The City recognizes tourism as a key local industry that is growing in this region. The tourism department:

  • Produces visitor maps and guides;
  • Develops tours and products such as the Owen Sound Salmon Tour, Savour Owen Sound and the Corkscrew City Tour; and
  • Works with local event organizers, cultural groups and tourism operators to promote the city.

Visit our Owen Sound Tourism website and discover everything our community has to offer!


Filming in Owen Sound

If you would like to film in Owen Sound (e.g. movie, television, video), the tourism office can help make the appropriate arrangements for certain venues and locations, and assist making arrangements with the required forms.


If you are hosting a conference, festival, sporting event or even a wedding, we can help both organizers and attendees with free information packages.


The following publications are available from the tourism office for visitors or new residents. If you would like us to mail you a copy, call 519-371-9833 or email

  • Owen Sound Map & Attractions and Harrison Park Map & Guide;
  • The Sound Outlook - Summer Vacation Guide;
  • The Sound Outlook - Winter Guide;
  • Owen Sound Restaurant Guide;
  • Corkscrew City Tour;
  • Owen Sound Salmon Tour;
  • Black History Cairn;
  • Owen Sound Art Scene map;
  • Owen Sound Historic Walking Tour;
  • Wiidosendiwag, Gchi Wiikwedong walking tour.

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