It is International Women's Day on Friday and there are two ways to celebrate in our area.
The Wasaga Beach Chamber of Commerce is Celebrating Women In Business at the RecPlex starting at 6 P.M.
There is wine tasting and a fashion show as well as the handing out of six awards.
They are Female Entrepreneur of the Year, Mentor or Leader of the Year, Professional Business Woman of the Year, Trades Woman of the Year, Sales Woman of the Year
and Female Business Owner of the Year.
Also on Friday, the town of Collingwood is holding it's first annual International Women's Day Event at the Simcoe Street Theatre starting at 10 a.m.
There are a number of female speakers followed by a Munch and Mingle at noon.
A flag raising and proclamation ceremony will be held in front of the Collingwood Public Library at 1:00 P.M.