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July 2022

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

July 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Leacock Museum, 50 Museum Dr
Orillia, Ontario L3V 6K5 Canada
$30.00

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised) By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, Jess Winfield Directed by Doug Ironside Wednesday, June 29, 2022-July 7, 2022 Last summer, The Leacock Home provided a picturesque backdrop for Mariposa Arts Theatre’s spirited production of Twelfth Night. Now, the players are back to take on a different approach to The Bard in the Yard. Why see just one Shakespeare play when you can see them all in 97 minutes? Three players take on the…

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MARIPOSA FOLK FESTIVAL 2022

July 8 - July 10
Tudhope Park, 450 Atherley Rd,
Orillia, Ontario L3V 1P2 Canada
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Canada’s most iconic music event, The Mariposa Folk Festival was first held in Orillia in 1961. It later moved to Toronto and other sites in Ontario until returning home in 2000 to Orillia. The 3-day Festival is a family-friendly celebration of song, story, dance and craft in the bucolic setting of Tudhope Park. More than 50 artists appear on stages throughout the park including a pub stage and outstanding evening main stage performances. Special areas for children’s activities, artisans, and…

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Orillia Scottish Festival

July 15 - July 17

Welcome to the 44th annual Orillia Scottish Festival! We are excited to celebrate Scottish culture as we honour Clan MacRae. Founded by Duncan Fleming of the Orillia Branch 34 Pipes and Drums in 1978, the Orillia Scottish Festival is the longest continuously running festival in Orillia…except for COVID-19 of course! While we aren’t quite back to our normal full schedule as many of our participants are still working to get back to full activity and participation, we hope that the…

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Sewing Turtle Coin Purse Workshop

July 30 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, 16160 Highway 12 East
Midland, Ontario L4R 4K6 Canada
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$25.00

The Wye Marsh is home to so many awesome creatures, including of course the ever favourite turtles. Now you have the chance to make and take home an adorable funky coin purse inspired by this cool reptile, under the guidance of Master Crafter Janet Dorion. All materials provided. Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre When: Saturday, July 30, 2022 from 1:30pm-3:30pm. How much: $25.00 per participant. All materials are provided. Who: Ages 15+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an…

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August 2022

COLDWATER STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL 2022

August 6
Coldwater Coldwater, Ontario L0K 1E0 Canada + Google Map

12th Annual Coldwater Steampunk Festival | Saturday, August 6,  9:30am-5:30pm Coldwater Steampunk Festival Invites you to "TRAVEL TO ICONIC CITIES AND TASTE FOODS OF THE WORLD" Join us for this year’s in-town, in-person adventures. Our theme takes creative spirits on a trip to iconic cities. Steampunk Passport provided.  Think Paris, London, New York, Tokyo and more!  Costumes encouraged but not required. Art instillations and exhibits are scattered throughout our lovely Village on the River. In Town Events: Selfie Stations Steampunk Bicycle Rickshaw The Wonderful…

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Historical Orillia: A Guided Walking Tour

August 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until September 2, 2022

Orillia Museum of Art & History, 22 Peter Street South
Orillia, Ontario L3V 7A3 Canada
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On Friday nights, OMAH will be running guided, history walking tours all around the downtown.  Join your guide for a fascinating excursion through the Orillia of the past as we share stories of famous local people and places.  Some stories are sure to bring back memories, and maybe some will be new to you!  Tours will depart from OMAH at 7pm and return to the museum after about an hour and a half.  Please wear appropriate footwear to walk in. …

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Driving Miss Daisy

August 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Orillia Opera House – G.L. Auditorium, 1 West Street North
Orillia, Ontario L3V 5B8 Canada
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ORILLIA OPERA HOUSE Driving Miss Daisy is a play by American playwright, Alfred Uhry, about the relationship of an elderly white Southern Jewish woman, Daisy Werthan, and her African-American chauffeur, Hoke coleburn, from 1948 to 1973. Tickets: All Seats $35.00.  There is an additional $1.13 per ticket when purchased online. For groups of 10+, please contact the Box Office directly at 705-326-8011 for the special rate of $32.00. For Flex Pac's please contact the Box Office directly so we can assist…

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Black River Wilderness Park Vendors Market

August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until September 3, 2022

Black River Wilderness Park, 7476, Simcoe County Road 169
Washago, Ontario L0K 2B0 Canada
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Artists, artisans, crafters, growers, makers, bakers and more! Saturdays Noon to 4pm at Black River Wilderness Park under the pavilion. June 11 to September 3 All welcome!

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Gangs, Guns, and Grog Historical Walking Tour

August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 31, 2022

Orillia Museum of Art & History, 22 Peter Street South
Orillia, Ontario L3V 7A3 Canada
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True Stories of Orillia's Wild West Days This summer OMAH’s popular guided downtown walking tour returns. Gangs, Guns and Grog is themed around Orillia in the 1870s, a time in which there was a licensed pub for every 150 citizens and it was legal to carry a loaded and concealed firearm. 1870s Orillia was chaos, and we are so excited to tell you all about it every Wednesday night! Tours will depart from OMAH at 7pm and finish at The Hog N’…

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Come Down From Up River

August 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until September 1, 2022

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 2, 2022

Orillia Opera House – G.L. Auditorium, 1 West Street North
Orillia, Ontario L3V 5B8 Canada
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ORILLIA OPERA HOUSE Norm Foster's newest hit; Come Down From Up River.  When a logger from northern New Brunswick arrives unannounced at his niece's city home, family and forgiveness are front and centre in this warm and funny tale by Canada's leading playwright. Tickets: All Seats $35.00 There is an additional $1.13 per ticket when purchased online. For groups of 10+, please contact the Box Office directly at 705-326-8011 for the special rate of $32.00pp. For Flex Pac's (tickets to…

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