Girls’ Weekend Getaway: Ontario’s Lake Country

Girls’ Weekend Getaway: Ontario’s Lake Country October 9, 2018 by Arienne www.seeyousoon.ca Sometimes you just need a weekend getaway with some of your best girlfriends, which is exactly what I did recently. My friend Kristin and I left the boys behind and headed to Orillia and Ontario’s Lake Country, a quick hour and a half drive north of Toronto. […]

“Show us the Colours” Instagram Fall Contest

Snap to WIN! Visit our Instagram Page @ontlakecountry and share your favourite photos of Ontario’s Lake Country(Orillia, Severn Township. Oro-Medonte Township, Ramara Township and Chippewas of Rama First Nation) this fall. To post your photos of our region’s brilliant foliage, tasty farm-to-table dishes, amazing local events or other adventures using the hashtag #fallforolc and don’t […]

Time To Fall In Love With Ontario’s Lake Country

Time to fall in love with Ontario’s Lake Country Written by Kim Goggins With its rolling hills and roads canopied with brilliant oranges, vivid yellows and blazing reds, there are few sights as spectacular as Ontario’s Lake Country in autumn. Known for its striking backdrops, and within an hour-and-a-half drive of the Greater Toronto Area, thousands […]

The Passionate Paddler Visits OLC

The Passionate Paddler Visits OLC Written By David Lee You know the saying, “Can’t see the forest for the trees?” As an avid canoeist, I have paddled canoe routes all across Ontario, including other provinces and territories throughout the country. But for years, unknowingly, I missed out on a paddling gem in my own backyard. In […]

Adventure Days Volume II

The fun never ends in Ontario’s Lake Country! Another day of adventures kicked off with Tourism Simcoe County again and was an awesome experience. Swift Canoe & Kayak We started that day off at Swift Canoe and Kayak just off highway 400 by Matchedash Bay in Severn Ontario. The location there is very beautiful, and […]

Adventure Days In Ontario’s Lake Country

Adventure Days In Ontario’s Lake Country This Summer Ontario’s Lake Country and Tourism Simcoe County have partnered up to bring you coverage of some awesome activities and places in our region! Stay tuned for more coverage to come, but for now check out the fun we had exploring beautiful trails by segway and treetop trekking. […]

Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite

Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite at the Orillia Opera House is a summer hit! Audiences are flocking to the OOH’s Studio Theatre to see Viviana Zarrillo and Nigel Hamer, along with Alison MacKay Liam Collins in the first show The OOH’s summer season.  Andrew Wagner-Chazalon in OrilliaMatters.com calls the play “witty without being arch, biting without […]

9 Events You Don’t Want To Miss This Summer!

Barrie Automotive Flee Market Spring: June 7-10 Fall: September 6-9 The 36th annual spring automotive flee market starts on the first Thursday in June at Burls Creek Event Grounds. Browse the aisles for rare collectables, hard to find car parts, and classic cars. A collection of must-see vendors gather all at one location, from classic […]