Fall in love with Folk at An Autumn Mariposa

It’s hard to believe that just three months ago we were soaking up the sun at the 2022 Mariposa Folk Festival, along the shores of Lake Couchiching, with a sold-out weekend of world-class musicians, artists and storytellers. As the colours of the leaves start to change from vibrant green to the warm hues of red, […]

Fall Fishing in Orillia & Lake Country

Award-winning outdoor writer, Wil Wegman, is back with tips for fall fishing on the waters of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe in this five part anglers series for Orillia & Lake Country. It never ceases to amaze me how after the Labour Day Long Weekend it’s like a light switch went off and suddenly the […]

Find Your Fall Rural Escape in Severn

Find your Rural Escape in Severn Just 90 minutes North of the GTA, Orillia & Lake Country is a perfect fall destination. Severn’s transformative landscape runs from the winding rivers of the Trent-Severn Waterway with Muskoka views, to expansive farm country, to quaint small-towns and connecting to Lake Couchiching and Orillia. It is the perfect […]

What’s going on in OLC this weekend?

Festivals and events are back in Orillia & Lake Country! It’s time to plan your weekend getaway and see what’s happening this weekend around the region.   Coldwater Fall Fair September 23 – September 25 The Coldwater Fair is a local agricultural celebration held the last full weekend each September. Bring the family to enjoy […]

New Street Art Project Unveiled in Craighurst

Seven hand-crafted tree sculptures now on display at local businesses A vibrant new public art installation was unveiled in the village of Craighurst. Seven tall colourful metal tree sculptures are now on display outside local businesses for all to enjoy. The new outdoor art pieces, which have been individually painted by select local artists, will […]