TAP INTO MAPLE FLAVOURS OF ONTARIO’S LAKE COUNTRY 2016

Enjoy the delicious tastes of Spring during Tap into Maple Flavours of Ontario’s Lake Country from Friday, April 1st to Sunday, April 17th. This spring edition of Flavours includes both lunch and dinner options, and is one of several events participating in the Tap Into Mapleroute.  The patrons are excited for this sought after event […]

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 […]

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 […]

STREETS ALIVE!

Orillia’s very own living art program, Streets Alive! This year’s theme is pedal power, featuring decorated bikes of all kind. Streets Alive is an evolving exhibit of public art and placemaking events. Each season a project is chosen and the creative community submits designs that become interactive art that is placed along the city streets. Projects have […]

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.

THE HAUNTING

Come experience all things that go bump in the night in Downtown Orillia. Haunted tours begin at The Opera House & Orillia Museum of Art & History and continue throughout frightful spaces downtown!

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!

ORILLIA SANTA CLAUS PARADE

One of the largest Christmas parades North of Toronto! Over 100 floats, bands & Santa himself “Celebrating Christmas”. Non-perishable food collection for The Sharing Place Food Bank Bucket Brigade collection by Orillia Kiwanis Club in support of a great parade Free parking in downtown lots! Parade Route: Centennial Drive to Front to Colborne to Dunlop […]