What’s going on in OLC this weekend?

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.


Indoor Art Walk
Orillia Arts District
November 26, 12pm to 5pm

This Saturday, join the Peter St Arts District for an Indoor Art Walk and check out all the outstanding local talent! Art makes a great gift this holiday season!


Free Photos with Santa 
Creative Nomad Studios, Downtown Orillia
November 26, 10am to 2pm

During the photos the Orillia Public Library will be hosting a free Holiday Craft activity for your children to participate in! We will have beverages, crafts, a small gift and good ol’ Saint Nick!

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Orillia Concert Association Presents: Christopher Dawes
St. Paul’s Church, Orillia
November 27 at 2:30 pm

There are organists and then there is Christopher Dawes. From Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto to the Domkirk in Cologne this world travelling virtuoso has played it all. This performance can be purchased individually or in a huge discounted package as part of the Orillia Concert Association’s Concert Series.

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Til’ I Hear You Sing!
Orillia Opera House, Orillia
November 27 at 7pm

In celebration of the Lord Lloyd Webber’s music Zac Mansfield has put together a new and improved revue show featuring all of your favourite songs, plus obscure gems from Andrew’s lesser known shows.

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Holiday Markets

Coldwater Mill Christmas Market
Coldwater Mill, Coldwater
November 25, 5pm to 8pm

Orillia Christmas Market
Creative Nomad Studios, Downtown Orillia
November 25, 5pm to 9pm
November 26, 10am to 5pm

Orillia Fairground Christmas Market
ODAS Park, Severn
November 26, 8am to 1pm

Rama Annual Winter Market
Rama Community Hall, Rama
November 26, 10am to 2pm

Merry Maker’s Markets, Shanty Bay
O’Brien Street, Shanty Bay
November 26, 10 to 4pm

Washago Arts and Crafts Christmas Market
Washago Community Centre, Washago
November 26, 10am to 4pm



Check out these events coming soon to mark on your calendars, grab tickets and plan your trip to Orillia & Lake Country!

Mystical Lights Drive Thru
Oro World’s Fairgrounds, Oro Medonte
December 2 to January 2

The Oro-Medonte Fairgrounds is a vision of Mystical Lights featuring displays from local businesses and Santa and his reindeer until Christmas Eve.

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Diamonds and Rhinestones: Tribute to Neil and Dolly
Orillia Opera House, Orillia
December 2 at 7:30 pm

Will Chalmers and Laurie Danks perform a tribute to Neil Diamond and Dolly Parton and incorporate their iconic hits with a flavour of classic Christmas songs.

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Coldwater Santa Claus Parade 
December 3 at 4pm

The Annual Santa Claus Parade and Candle Light Walk returns with free public skating!

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