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 […]

More Than Just A Game

Winter sports in Orillia are much more than just a game. Winter activities and sports are essential parts of enjoying and experiencing Canadian winters.  People of all ages participate in a wide array of activities, both competitively and for leisure.  These activities foster community spirit when we cheer on the home team and strengthen hometown […]

CHRISTMAS IN JUNE

A festive day at the Port of Orillia presented by the Orillia District Chamber of Commerce! Large boater rendezvous & fabulous decorated boat contest, free to viewing public!

STARRY NIGHT & GALLERY TOUR

Experience Downtown Orillia’s vibrant arts community and meet local artists in their studios and at host galleries, all under the starry sky! Fourteen years ago, a late Summer’s evening was turned into one of the most successful arts events of the year. Orillia’s Starry Night evening is an opportunity to share in the richness of […]

DOWNTOWN FARM TO TABLE DINNER

Come downtown and enjoy a magical evening of local fare prepared for you by downtown restaurants. Enjoy the ambiance, listen to the sound of music, watch the sunset & enjoy a delicious dinner on the main street.

KIDS HALLOWEEN COSTUME PARADE

Bring the family, dress in costume and join us for this FREE fun costume parade & contest! Trick OR treat at participating downtown merchants’ businesses & enjoy kid’s activities & more.  

CHILDREN’S CANDLELIGHT PARADE

Bring the Christmas spirit to life as we light up the downtown! Join the countdown to light the Opera House tree, enjoy free hot chocolate & treats plus meet SANTA!