THINGS TO DO

For The Night Owls

Looking for somewhere to socialize, drink, snack, and/or enjoy a second supper after the official agenda is over? These places are open late and highly recommended!

Burger Don is a prohibition-era burger joint featuring gourmet burgers, build-your-own burgers, gourmet hot dogs, tacos, spiked milkshakes and craft beers.

Located in the historic "Machine Shop" along the St. Mary's River, enjoy fine dining in a unique atmosphere.

The atmosphere has a casual vibe and the food is out of this world. Expect to enjoy the finest selection of meats in the City served with fresh accompaniments, interesting pastas, risottos and starch. Pair your dinner selection with one of Quattro’s fine wines. Sit back, relax and enjoy!

The front and back art galleries coupled with contemporary music creates a relaxing atmosphere and inspires ideal conversation for an after work staff function or a night out with friends. Loplops strives to make your evening in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, special every time.

Casual and friendly, the Water Tower Pub features 16 draft beers, including many craft and imported varieties. The Water Tower Pub’s full menu runs late so you can always enjoy a great meal with your pint. Enjoy live local music every Wednesday to Saturday.

The Great Outdoors

Take time to enjoy the natural splendor of Northern Ontario and Algoma country.

Enjoy the beautiful nature of Northern Ontario while walking groomed trails.

For a brisk walk or leisurely stroll, the waterfront boardwalk is the perfect place. Located along the St. Marys River in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, the walkway runs from the Great Lakes Power plant on Canal Drive to Roberta Bondar Park and ends at the Civic Centre on Foster Drive.

On the edge of the rapids at Sault Ste. Marie, lie the historic buildings, antique machinery and picturesque grounds of the Sault Ste. Marie Canal.

Culture & Learning

The Art Gallery of Algoma is a public gallery dedicated to cultivating and advancing the awareness of visual arts in Sault Ste. Marie and district. Located at 10 East Street on Sault Ste. Marie's waterfront.

The Ermatinger Clergue National Historic Site consists of the two oldest stone buildings northwest of Toronto. 200 years old, these buildings have witnessed the growth and transformation of a small Ojibwa encampment into a Northern Ontario hub. Located at 800 Bay Street.

The Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre is located in the historic waterfront hangar that was once home to the Ontario Provincial Air Service. Explore the Centre at your leisure; we boast over 30 aircraft displays, two theatres, flight simulators, and interactive children's activities! Guided group tours are available on request. Our Gift Shop offers unique aviation memorabilia including crested t-shirts, sweatshirts and pants, hats, pins, and books. Located at 50 Pim Street.

Located in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, the museum welcomes visitors year-round to explore the three floors of exhibit galleries that depict the heritage of Sault Ste. Marie. Displays include travelling and locally curated exhibits.

For The Kids

It's only $3 for 30 minutes of awesome insect science, in the hands-on interactive insectarium. Participants can touch and hold the majority of the amazing and exotic insects from around the world! Come bug out with Entomica! Located at 35 Canal Drive, at Mill Market.

This beautiful park set on the shore of the St. Marys River offers something for everyone. The Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie has built three play structures at Bellevue Park for the children of Sault Ste. Marie to enjoy.

The main branch of the public library is located across from the Sault's downtown waterfront. Children's programming, such as family story times, runs throughout the year.

This arcade restaurant offers a variety of arcade style games and is located downtown at 345 Queen sTreet East.

Our Free play and Drop in play programs are a great opportunity for parents and children to have some good active fun! Funfarm offers lots to do for the kids including a jungle gym, ball pit, toys, activities, and more! We love to see your kids happy and most of all safe.

Shopping

Whether you're searching for the perfect gift for someone else, or the perfect gift for yourself - you may find it here! Take a piece of Sault Ste. Marie home with you.