Holiday Shopping & Events in Oro-Medonte

Make Oro-Medonte your home base for holiday shopping this year and find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Shop for local artisanal gifts and take in impressive holiday events. Monty, the local alpaca and the Oro-Medonte Chamber of Commerce mascot, may occasionally make surprise visits to local shops for photos and festive fun.  […]

‘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 & shopping events. This year, celebrate the arrival of the holiday season with a visit to special events at various local businesses and unique spaces including breweries, farms, […]

Tourism Spotlight: Rest Easy at Carriage Ridge Resort

Nestled in the heart of Oro-Medonte, 90 minutes north of Toronto, your ultimate getaway awaits at Carriage Ridge Resort. Surrounded by stunning natural beauty, this charming resort offers a perfect blend of tranquility and adventure. Whether you’re seeking a relaxing escape or an action-packed vacation, Carriage Ridge Resort has something for everyone. Our resort facilities include […]

Tourism Spotlight: Simcoe Shed and North Bound Rustic – Over 15 years of Bringing the Indoor, Outdoors

For 8 years, locals and tourists have enjoyed the creations being displayed at Simcoe Shed’s prime location on Highway 11 north. Owners Gordon Lavery and Kim Wallace have grown a thriving business from humble beginnings, turning Gordon’s vision into a reality. The key to our success, says Wallace, is having the ability to adapt.  “We […]

Oro-Medonte Summer Experiences Bucket List

Make Oro-Medonte your destination this summer. Just over an hour’s drive from the GTA, located on the shores of Lake Simcoe between Barrie and Orillia, this rural destination is the perfect spot for a summer daytrip or even better a midweek or weekend getaway. This summer experience bucket list will ensure that you get some […]