Pirates of the Bay

REGION 7: Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe 93 Jury Drive Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 1G1 Discovery Harbour
3 Aug. 2024


Set sail for an unforgettable swashbuckling experience at Pirates of the Bay! Embark on an exhilarating journey filled with thrilling escapades, interactive pirate shows, and treasure hunts at Discovery Harbour. Join Captain Blackbeard and his crew as they regale you with tales of high seas adventures. Delve into the excitement of pirate life with hands-on activities for all ages, including sword fighting and cannon demonstrations. Don your best pirate attire and get ready to pillage and plunder! Don't miss out on this thrilling maritime adventure. Chart your course for a day of pirate fun!

Avast ye! Get ready to embark on an adventure like no other!

Saturday, August 3, 2024, Discovery Harbour is transformed into a pirates’ paradise with plenty of kid-friendly activities and pirate-themed crafts.

Date & time

Saturday, August 3 only

  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Tickets available for purchase on-site

Timed activities

  • cannon firing demonstrations
  • pirate duel
  • sword, cutlass & saber presentation
  • Captain Hook

All-day pirate activities

  • explore the ‘pirate’ ships
  • make a pirate hat
  • explore the brig (historic jail)
  • make a paper sword
  • temporary tattoos for little pirates
  • learn your pirate name
  • make a pirate hook
  • meet Skeleton Jack the interactive, talking pirate skeleton
  • practice your aim with water cannons and targets
  • meet the Pirate King and get a chance to sit on the pirate throne
  • pirate scavenger hunt
  • make your way through the pirate-themed inflatable obstacle course
  • visit the Scallywag Tavern for souvenirs, snacks and drinks


  • admission is $12, tax included
  • kids 5 and under are free