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. Soak up a celebratory atmosphere while staying close to home.
Here in Oro-Medonte you can find unique decor, jewelry, flower bouquets, art, gifts, furniture items, cuisine, locally made products and more. Support local businesses and fill your shopping bags with unique items. Avoid crowded big box stores and see Oro-Medonte light up for the holidays. Learn more information about the local shoppes and businesses in Oro-Medonte Shop Oro-Medonte
Magic and merriment abound!
Not sure what to buy this holiday season – purchase a gift card for local shops or gift an experience, support local businesses and create memories with your family and friends that will last.
Special Holiday Experiences
Oro-Medonte Mystical Lights
Back for the second year the Oro-Medonte Chamber of Commerce, along with a MULTITUDE of local businesses and organizations has once again created a magical experience for all ages. Bring the family and join in for some Holiday Magic in Oro-Medonte, drive through the Mystical Lights display at the Oro Fairgrounds. Plan ahead and purchase one ticket per vehicle, Santa is on scene, Holiday spirit is in the air and there is free hot chocolate for everyone!
Purchase your tickets here.
The Lovely Teahouse
Experience stellar tea service, homemade meals, unique gift shopping and more in this authentic Victorian house. The Lovely Teahouse is located on Highway 11 at Line 5 South. On the second floor, get your “retail therapy” fix while supporting many local artisans. Several fabulous female-run businesses are now based here. Currently, many holiday themed items are available including pillows, throws, tea towels, signs and more.
Get your tickets for an upcoming special Christmas Tea as well as The Lovely Teahouse “Sip & Shop” a private shopping event which includes holiday tea trays, swag bags for each shopper and chances to win door prizes. Learn More
Light up the Beer Garden – Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Vote for your favourite tree, local businesses have sponsored a tree which includes creative decorations, tress are on display for the holiday season. The Quayle’s Brewery Tree Program for 2022 is in support of the local Salvation Army’s Adopt-A-Family Campaign. Plan a visit to enjoy the seasonal menu items and live music from the loft, the entertainment list changes weekly.
TJ’s Treasures has recently moved with a store front along Highway 11, it is bigger and better than ever. This is the PERFECT gift shop stop, there is something here for everyone, as well as occasional workshops and events! Head to their website for all of the details and information.
Open daily, this cozy and quaint shop in Craighurst is filled with everything from jewelry to home décor. Dwellings is a MUST stop for unique gift items and a fun shopping experience along Horseshoe Valley Road.
North Bound Rustic
Garden and home décor, games, signs, wall art, figurines, blankets, planters, pillows and more! North Bound Rustic is definitely worth a stop. Locally owned and run by Simcoe Shed, many store items are hand crafted by artists in the area. You won’t leave empty handed!
Farm Stores/Garden Centres
Integrated Farms Home of the Real Pastured Chicken has upcoming Holiday Markets featuring a range of high-quality, pasture-raised meats and more. Meet adorable farm animals and shop for premium chicken, 100% grass-fed beef, heritage/pasture/forested pork, rabbit, eggs and more. Swing by the farm and fill your fridge with mouth-watering grocery goodies. Learn More
This gorgeous garden centre has something for everyone, from groceries to gifts. Shop for your holiday dinner AND special items for your loved ones, all in one beautiful space. They also have workshops and have recently added a section for one of our local artists, Art On Stone. Check out the garden centre’s website for information and head in to shop local!
Have A Merry Meal: Dining & Shopping in Oro-Medonte
Holiday shopping can be made even more enjoyable when you treat yourself to a meal at one of Oro-Medonte’s fabulous restaurants.
Book a table at Ktchn located at Braestone Club, for an upscale lunch or dinner with a spectacular ambiance and breathtaking view. Relax and dig into a tasty pub meal at HQ Restaurant & Taphouse or Loobies both located in Craighurst or the Crazy Horse Pub or ElevenO1 TapHouse & Kitchen at Horseshoe Resort to name a few.
Support local producers by purchasing locally made products and give unique gifts to family and friends this holiday season. Including bright and beautiful custom coasters from Art on Stone, delicious cheese from Say Cheese, tasty maple syrup from a number of maple producers, locally made honey and more. Check out a full list of producers in the Township.
**Plan ahead! Before heading out, check out the latest updates and guidelines from local businesses.