‘Tis the Season: Oro-Medonte Holiday Markets

The holiday season is now underway, and it’s time to make some lasting memories with your family and close friends at Oro-Medonte’s incredible lineup of Christmas markets. This year, celebrate the arrival of the holiday season with a visit to special events at Quayle’s Brewery, Valley Croft, Ayers Tree Farm and more. You can enjoy […]

Downtown Orillia for the Holidays

The holidays are approaching and Downtown Orillia is ready to ensure you can find all the gifts on your shopping list while experiencing the charms of a historic downtown alit with twinkling lights, dining experiences and celebrating the magic of the season. Save the dates on these upcoming holiday events and experiences! Black Friday – […]

Glen Oro: An Unforgettable Magical Getaway

by guest author Samantha Vessios with photography by Aneta Sofronova Close your eyes. You’re travelling down an old country road. Cool, fresh air breezes across you, and you can smell the change in the season. Take a deep breath. Open your eyes. You’re rolling through colourful valleys, surrounded by ancient trees. In awe of the […]

Fall for the Flavours of Lake Country

The leaves have fallen but that doesn’t mean it’s time to hibernate yet! Let the culinary delights of Fall Flavours of Lake Country entice you to extend your autumn experience at one of our participating restaurants. Each year the Flavours of Lake Country inspires chefs around the region to prepare a prix fixe menu featuring […]

Spooktacular Things to Do this Halloween

As the leaves fall to the ground and pumpkins can be found around every corner, a chill has entered the air that’s more than just the changing of the weather. Witches walk through the village, spirits come out to play and there are tasty treats for all to enjoy. If you are still deciding how […]

How to Spend a Day in Coldwater Village

Coldwater Village is a place set outside of time with it’s small town charm and historic roots in the Township of Severn. Sitting alongside the Coldwater River to Matchedash Bay, the village is more than just a great place to stop en route by paddle, bike or drive, it is a destination filled with personality […]

Mariposa Sings Again with Satellite Concerts

The community, comradery and joy emanated by the Mariposa Folk Festival’s live music is returning to Orillia in an innovative way this fall. The Grand Dame of folk festivals has been sorely missed in its usual summer timeslot, but on October 23rd the festival makes a comeback with a day of Satellite Concerts, across the […]