Things to Do

There are many fun things to do in Southampton and surrounding area:

Kids’ Activities

  • Drop in tennis lessons at the Southampton Tennis Club beach courts Monday to Friday mornings
  • Enjoy a day at the beautiful Southampton beach
  • Lunch at Gerry’s Fries on the beach
  • Visit the Port Elgin beach
  • Port Elgin Flea Market & Farmers’ Market
  • The Southampton Market features toys, books, household goods & locally made furniture
  • The Keady market features a farm animal auction, horse rides for kids, an outdoor flea market, and farmers market.  Enjoy a market lunch of hot dogs, sausages & fries.
  • Thursday nights visit the antique car ralley at the flagpole
  • Friday night listen to a bagpipe player pipe down the sunset

Other Activities

  • Play a round of golf at one of the many local golf courses
  • Browse the shops of High St. in Southampton
  • Browse the shops of Port Elgin
  • Take a day trip to Owen Sound or Kincardine
  • The Southampton Art Gallery features work by local artists and art lessons for kids and adults
  • Visit the Outlaw brewery in Southampton or Maclean’s Ales in Hanover for local microbrewery beer
  • Visit the harbor and take a boat trip to Chantry Island

Great Food

  • Walker House
  • Roberto’s Pizzeria
  • Lighthouse Restaurant
  • Duffy’s Fish & Chips
  • Armen’s Cafe