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Kids Day at Cooks Bay Marina

Kids Day at Cooks Bay Marina

We have even more for you and your children to enjoy the great outdoors! They will jump into the new bouncy castle and go fishing at Cooks Bay Marina this weekend! WHEN: August 13th & 14th from 11 am to 7 pm WHERE: Cooks Bay Marina PRICE: $10 members / $15...

Brazilian Day – Delicious food in a new way!

Brazilian Day – Delicious food in a new way!

Oh, Brazil!A country of many unique blends and flavours that makes this place a must for everyone who wants an extra dose of joy and fun. That's the same energy we have here at Cooks Bay Marina! So, we invite you to come and experience the Brazilian way of making...

Brunch – Pancakes on Sunday at Cooks Bay Marina

Brunch – Pancakes on Sunday at Cooks Bay Marina

This Sunday is Brunch Day at Cooks Bay Marina! 🥞 Visit us and enjoy delicious pancakes with eggs, bacon and maple syrup. And there is more; only this weekend, our menu will have eggs and bacon sandwich and omelette for you to order. WHEN:  Sunday, July 10th,...

Weed Treatment – July 4th, 2022

Weed Treatment – July 4th, 2022

Due to the increase of weeds this year, we have contracted a company to treat them on July 4th. It is a safe procedure, so there is no harm to your boat, and it will greatly help with the weeds around the docks—only a heads up, please avoid pets drinking the lake...

Celebrate the Father’s Day with us!

Celebrate the Father’s Day with us!

"When your father doesn't have your hand, he has your back. Enjoy the day with the one friend upon whom you can always rely" Come visit Cooks Bay Marina on Sunday, June 19, and celebrate with a delicious special Caribbean menu we have prepared at Cooks By The Bay food...

10% OFF on all non-motorized boats

10% OFF on all non-motorized boats

We have two weekends with promotions at Cooks Bay Marina! Enjoy 10% OFF on all non-motorized boats. WHEN: June 11 (Saturday) and 12 (Sunday) & June 18 (Saturday) and 19 (Sunday)⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀- Hydrobikes- Kayaks- Stand-up Paddle boards- Canoes Relax! You are here now....

Lake Simcoe Squadron at CBM

Lake Simcoe Squadron at CBM

This season starts with a memorable experience of historic naval activities in North America! We are honoured and glad to announce a wondrous visit by the Lake Simcoe Squadron. They will anchor their boats and set camp on the shore with a fire pit cooking. Come and...

This is the day our sailors were waiting for!

This is the day our sailors were waiting for!

The most anticipated time for our members finally arrived. Despite a delay due to a strike, the sailboats were craned in the water on May 20th in partnership with Central Ontario Crane Services. Mike operated the crane precisely, and everything was a success! Every...

Meet & Greet – Summer 2022

Meet & Greet – Summer 2022

Being a member is being part of the spirit of our marina. At the new Private Members' Lounge on Saturday & Sunday – May 07 & 08, 2022, we held an event exclusive to our members. With delicious food, activities and gifts, we were delighted with the energy that...

Mother’s Day 2022

Mother’s Day 2022

Celebrating Mother's Day is celebrating life. It's the day to remember those puerile and sweet moments next to the person who brought us the light and the foundation of learning that made us who we are today. Here at Cooks Bay Marina, we are proud to be a family that...

Ontario – #RediscoverON

Ontario – #RediscoverON

Dear Atef, I wanted to thank you for your gracious hospitality during my recent #RediscoverON tour across our magnificent province. The last 19 months have been extremely challenging for Ontario's Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries but the remarkable...

What successful lift-out!

What successful lift-out!

On Friday (Oct 15, 2021) was the day for another tremendous successful lift-out! A huge thank you to all the team! We're getting ready for the ice fishing season and keeping the heart warm for the following summer! See you all soon here at Cooks Bay Marina. 😄...

Job opportunity for Line Cook/Prep Cook

Job opportunity for Line Cook/Prep Cook

Are you allowed to work full-time? We are seeking two Line Cooks to join our "Cooks by the Bay" Food Truck. We will be open seven days a week during summer. So get ready to be part of our family!  Job Description:  - Setting up and stocking stations with all necessary...

Weekend with delicious Souvlaki’s meals

Weekend with delicious Souvlaki’s meals

You are our guest at the Delicious Souvlaki weekend! 😄 WHERE: Cooks Bay Marina WHEN: Saturday (July 17th) and Sunday (July 18th) from 11 am to 9 pm PRICE: $13 for a meal (Souvlaki skewer + Potatoes + Tzatziki sauce on the side) DID YOU KNOW?  The word Souvlaki...

Rib Fest at Cooks Bay Marina

Rib Fest at Cooks Bay Marina

EVENTS ARE BACK! AND WE WERE LOOKING FORWARD TO HAVING YOU CELEBRATING WITH US AGAIN. You are our guest at the Rib Fest at Cooks Bay Marina! Enjoy the Special Father's Weekend on Saturday and Sunday, June 19th and 20th, 2021, from 11 am to 7 pm and treat your dad to a...

Provincial Reopening Plan: What does Step 1 Mean?

Provincial Reopening Plan: What does Step 1 Mean?

While we are still chasing clarity on a few specific topics, we were buoyed to hear news of Ontario moving into Step One of the Roadmap to Reopen on Friday, June 11th! Click here for details on the Roadmap to Reopen Looking for more information? Ontario Regulation...

Boat Launch at Cooks Bay Marina

Boat Launch at Cooks Bay Marina

3...2...1... We get things set for you to have a smooth launch. 😄 Besides taking advantage of our easy-access ramp to beautiful Lake Simcoe, now you'll also find it even more practical to schedule your launch and avoid lines since we have everything online!...

Tri-Sector Open-Letter

Tri-Sector Open-Letter

Hey, Boaters. As you might know, we are part of the Boating Ontario Association and together with two other associations as Camping in Ontario and Resorts of Ontario, we represent the boaters and outdoor enthusiasts to get them back on their activities as soon as...

Rib Fest

Rib Fest

Rib Fest this weekend! This weekend, June 1st & 2nd, Saturday and Sunday we will be offering a Rib Fest at Cooks Bay Marina! From 11am to 7pm, treat yourself with a delicious combo of Rib + Corn + Drink (choice of soda, juice or water) Price of combo: $10 Special...

Mother’s Day Celebration Dinner

Mother’s Day Celebration Dinner

Celebrate your loved mom at Cooks Bay Marina 💕   This Sunday, ‪May 12th, at 5pm, we will offer a special dinner!‬ You will enjoy delicious food and live music with a lake view. Dinner menu: • Caesar Salad Choice of • Creamy Dijon Chicken or Boeuf...

Under New Management

Under New Management

It is hard to think about Spring and a beautiful boating season with all the cold surrounding us, but be of good cheer, it is fast approaching. As you may have heard, Jackie has sold Cooks Bay Marina to us. Jackie, Jason and Sandra took really good care of their...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Wishing all of the best this season has to offer to all of you! We know that Fall can be a hard time for boaters, seeing your vessels go to bed for the winter can be hard, but this is a great time to plan for next year! Make sure that you have renewed for next season...

The Beauty of Nature

The Beauty of Nature

We are located in a unique spot and are able to have quick access to major cities but also feel like you are a million miles away from that hustle and bustle. The Marina is surrounded not only by a beautiful lake with great fishing, swimming, and many places to drop...

The Corn Roast is Coming!

The Corn Roast is Coming!

We are eagerly awaiting the arrival of our Annual Member Corn Roast on Saturday, September 1, 2018! This year we are having a Potluck Style party with Members bringing sides and desserts and we will be providing the main course, non-alcoholic beverages, and of course...

Civic Holiday Weekend is Here!

Civic Holiday Weekend is Here!

It is hard to believe that August is already here. This weekend we welcome the Civic Long Weekend with a forecast of hot, humid weather. This will be a perfect opportunity to snap some photos for our photo contest! The submissions we have received so far have been...

August Photo Contest Info and Official Rules

August Photo Contest Info and Official Rules

We know that we are lucky to be able to enjoy an area as beautiful as Lake Simcoe and we want to see it from your eyes! We will be holding a photo contest during the month of August. The Official Rules are posted below but here are the Cole's notes: contest open to...

Take the Clean Boater Pledge!

Take the Clean Boater Pledge!

This year Boating Ontario has implemented the Clean Boater Pledge Program. This is a pilot program that is focusing on the Lake Simcoe Watershed, and there is hope to expand to the rest of the province when the pilot is over. Boating Ontario hopes to bring awareness...

Fishing Derby Success!

Fishing Derby Success!

Yesterday was our Annual Kids' Fishing Derby and we had just as much fun as the kids! We could not have asked for better weather for being outside for the morning, casting a line, and spending time with family and friends. Prizes were awarded for Biggest Fish,...

The Fishing Derby is Coming!

The Fishing Derby is Coming!

Thank you to everyone who braved the heat to celebrate Canada Day with us at our Pancake Breakfast. It was nice to get to chat and start the day with you all. Our next event is fast approaching and this one is for the KIDS! The Annual Kids' Fishing Derby will be held...

July Events

July Events

We cannot believe that July is just around the corner but are excited for Member events on the horizon: Sunday, July 1st from 8:30am-10:30am join us for a drop-in Pancake Breakfast to kick off Canada Day. Come see us at the Clubhouse for a bite (and of course real...

Annual Member Welcome Back BBQ Success!

Annual Member Welcome Back BBQ Success!

On Saturday, June 16th we held our Annual Member Welcome Back BBQ! The forecast was calling for rain but the weather ended up being PERFECT for an afternoon hanging out in the park, meeting old friends (and making new ones), listening to some live music, and of course...

The BBQ is Coming!

The BBQ is Coming!

Our Welcome Back Members' BBQ is fast approaching! The BBQ will be held on Saturday, June 16 2018, from 12-2pm in The Park area of the Marina. This year we are asking for RSVPs in order to help reduce food waste. If you have not let us know whether or not you can make...

Boating in Changing Weather

Boating in Changing Weather

With another cloudy, blustery day and a drastic temperature drop here it is reminding us about Boating in Changing Weather Conditions. There are many things that make a great day boating turn into something less than great, and bad weather can be one of them. The best...

The HEAT of Summer is Here!

The HEAT of Summer is Here!

The hot hot heat of Summer has arrived what seems like overnight! Forecasts are calling for a humidex of up to 35 degrees Celsius in some areas today with heat and humidity hanging around for much of the weekend. This can mean a greater risk of heat and sun related...

The Best Day of the Year for Sailors!

The Best Day of the Year for Sailors!

The best day of the year for our Sailors is finally here: Lift In Day! Sailboats have a keel that extends into the water below the boat. This keel holds the ballast that keeps the boat upright, and helps to stop the boat from blowing sideways. There are several...