Orillia Christmas ShopAGanza

Your one-stop shop for lots of Christmas gifts! So many wonderful vendors to help you find just the right thing for those on your list!! FREE admission, FREE parking, DOOR PRIZES….. and I heard that Santa might try to stop by for the day too!


Saturday & Sunday – 11am to 4 pm November 12th & 13th: Details here & November 19th & 20th Come join us for our second Annual Christmas Market! This event is a family friendly event with local vendors on display, and nestled in our tree-lit beer garden. Kick off the holiday season by shopping early […]

Small Towns, the Heartbeat of Orillia & Lake Country

Small towns are the heartbeat of our community here in Orillia & Lake Country and we certainly have some gems.  Whether you’re traversing the rolling hills of Oro-Medonte for some cozy hidden gems, or looking for to explore the historic and colourful streets of downtown Orillia, these 5 locations will have you feeling like you […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Lone Wolf Cafe Summer Market

Featuring over 20 local makers, live music, vintage items, great food, and much more! The first ever Lone Wolf Cafe Summer Market takes place Sunday, September 3rd. Join us on the Lone Wolf Cafe patio for a perfect summer send-off.

Market in the Garden

The Orillia Farmers’ Market presents a unique pop-up market on the historic and scenic Leacock Museum Grounds. This special event coincides with a variety of outdoor exhibits, including the Montreal Melon in Leacock’s garden. Shop for sweet treats, freshly-farmed and homemade goods, one-of-a-kind gifts, and take in the scenery of beautiful Old Brewery Bay!

Orillia Farmers’ Markets: Holiday Markets

The Orillia Farmers’ Market has been a Sunshine City shopping staple since the early 1840’s. During the holidays, there’s no better way to shop for unique gifts and freshly-made sweet treats when you visit the historic market’s holiday vendors. Swing by for live entertainment, seasonal items, and more!