Black Friday in Downtown Orillia

  Black Friday was introduced in 2013 to Downtown Orillia and was instantly a success and has grown over the past four years. Looking for the biggest and best Black Friday deals? The region’s only downtown-wide Black Friday sale is in Downtown Orillia!         On Friday, November 24 from 9:00am until 6:00pm save up […]

A Sweet Treat Tour Of Ontario’s Lake Country

How Sweet It Is, A Sweet Treat Tour Of Ontario’s Lake Country, another reason to visit SIMCOE COUNTY By Marc Smith How’s your sweet tooth? Mine is currently in heaven as I have just completed a sweet treat tour of Ontario’s Lake Country. I sampled fudge, fritters, chocolates, waffles, and craft cider. All locally made […]

Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol

Experience Scrooge’s magical, musical and mysterious journey in search of the true meaning of Christmas. The Ghosts of Christmas, Tiny Tim, the Cratchit’s and a host of colourful characters will delight and entertain your whole family as The OOH presents its original production of Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol on December 14th, 2017 at the Orillia Opera […]

Fall Adventures

Fall Adventures in Ontario’s Lake Country, another reason to visit Simcoe County By Marc Smith from Marc My Travels What is your favourite time of year? For me it is early Fall. I know, Summer is amazing and nothing beats jumping into the lake on a hot day but there is a magic to Autumn […]

Flavours To Fall In Love With

~A story by Marc Smith from Marc My Travels~ FLAVOURS TO FALL IN LOVE WITH AT LOCAL RESTAURANTS, ANOTHER REASON TO VISIT SIMCOE COUNTY Fall is here and that means it is time for some of my favourite Fall flavours and foods.  Butternut Squash, Pumpkin, Cranberries, and Apples are just some of the foods that […]

In the know for September

Summer is coming to an end, but that means fall is right around the corner! With all the amazing landscapes and picturesque waterfronts and trails, Ontario’s Lake Country is the perfect destination to experience the fall colours, weather and events! Ontario’s Lake Country offers amazing destinations for your favourite recreational activities. Enjoy the many biking, […]

Hertiage Estates Winery & Cidery

Located in the heart of Ontario’s Lake Country, in Oro Medonte, is the only winery and cidery throughout the area! Heritage Estates Winery and Cidery is located on Penetanguishene road on the outskirts of Ontario’s Lake Country. They produce amazing wines and ciders that are well known and loved throughout the region! Enjoy a taste […]


Horseshoe Adventures Horseshoe Resort is located just an hour north of Toronto in Horseshoe Valley, the heart of Ontario’s Lake Country. This is a must – see year round destination with new features to experience during the summer! This summer Horseshoe Resort is offering more than ever before! Make sure to book your family getaway […]

Pedal & Paddle Orillia

Ontario’s Lake Country is your four season destination and summer is not short of any activities that visitors can enjoy, by themselves, with the family, with someone special. In Ontario’s Lake Country we are blessed to have so many activities offered in our area. With a variety of experiences such as paddling the waterways along […]