ROOTS NORTH MUSIC FESTIVAL

Roots music can refer to several styles or genres in music, but to us it’s music that is firmly rooted in a place of honest expression and emotion. It’s music that travels, shares, and connects, while honouring the past and bravely moving forward. It’s our mission to bring together a wide range of artists and […]

Orillia Arts District Holiday Art Hop

Join the art shops and artist studios of the downtown Orillia Peter Street Arts District for a fun, festive Holiday Art Hop! Meet the artists, discover great art and do some holiday shopping. Eleven participating venues!

IF ONLY I’D RECEIVED ART FOR CHRISTMAS III

Back for its third year! This exhibition of artwork priced at $100 or less features original artwork by local artists Alex Richardson, Samantha Vessios, Tanya Cunnington and Bewabon Shilling with more to be added. The opening reception is Thursday November 30 from 7-9 pm and it is part of The Peter Street Holiday Art Hop. […]

BLACK FRIDAY

Visit Downtown Orillia this Black Friday! Take advantage of outrageous specials throughout the downtown! Stores are open late but we won’t tell if you book the day off work to SHOP! There are fantastic deals to be had in Downtown Orillia. And with Downtown Dollars at 50, 35 & 25% off while quantities last, Black Friday […]

THE HAPPY SHOW

The Happy Show, a group exhibition featuring work by Patti Agapi, Kathryn Kaiser, Meg Leslie, and James Nye opens at Drkrm Studio & Gallery with a reception on November 3, 7-9pm and runs the month of November. The exhibition explores the concept of ‘Happy’ through the perception of four artists working in different mediums. Musical […]

Flavours To Fall In Love With

~A story by Marc Smith from 30 Day Adventures~ 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 […]