Bay & Algoma Neighbourhood (outdoor)

Address 

Bay Street & Algoma Avenue, Thunder Bay, ON

Description 

The Bay & Algoma Neighbourhood is the collection of shops, cafes, and restaurants situated around the junction of pedestrian friendly Bay St. and the Algoma St corridor. It is a destination for cyclists, tourists, shoppers and foodies of all sorts.

The area hosts three cultural centers at the Bay/Algoma intersection celebrating Finnish, Italian and Scandinavian heritage. This uptown business area was a hotspot for migrant workers and their families for decades and is centered around the historic Finnish Labour Temple housing the world famous Hoito Restaurant.

Each year the area is host to multiple cultural events including St. Urho’s Day, Buskers Fest, Festa Italiana and the annual Bay St. Film Festival.

Venue Type 

Outdoor Venue

Genre Focus 

Comedy
Any Genre
Lighter Music

Venue Capacity 

1000+

Event Frequency 

Low

Age Restriction 

All Ages

Recent Posters

TBSHOWS TOP 5

  1. Cambrian Players presents Hamlet

    Wednesday, February 28

    Wesley United Church

    7:30pm

    $20 - $25

    All Ages

  2. Live & Unsigned Showcase (All Ages)

    Thursday, March 1

    Black Pirates Pub

    8:00pm

    $6

    All Ages

  3. EDLA: Pop Hits n' Gaga Set

    Friday, March 2

    Black Pirates Pub

    10:00pm

    $5

    19+

  4. Kim Churchill - Live at Crocks

    Monday, March 5

    Crocks

    8:00pm

    $20 ADV

    19+