Who needs a vacation?

There’s so much to do here!

Downtown Orillia, located in the core of the city, is host to over 20+ events annually. Pack your bags, fill up your tank, grab the family and head to Downtown Orillia to enjoy one (or many) of our amazing events happening all year long.

Check out what’s happening next in Downtown Orillia!

Nov 27

Black Friday

November 27th, 2020 in Downtown Orillia

Take advantage of outrageous specials throughout the Downtown!

Downtown Orillia is once again offering half off Downtown Dollars (while quantities last). The office will have a booking system in place so you can reserve your spot to come pick up the Downtown Dollars in a safe manner that allows for social distancing measures.

Stores are open late but we won’t tell if you book the day off work to SHOP!

The booking system will go live the day before Black Friday (November 26th at 7:30am), to allow you to book your time slot.


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Nov 27

Holiday Art Hop

November 27th-28th in Downtown Orillia

November 27th from 5-8pm

November 28th from 11-4pm

The Orillia Art’s District in Downtown Orillia is hosting a Holiday Art Hop on November 27th and 28th. Art makes a great gift! There will be a draw for a goodie bag for every $50 spent at participating shops and galleries!

Dec 3

Bake Cookies With Santa Online

December 3rd, 10th, 17th, online in Downtown Orillia

Join Santa live online from Mrs. Claus’ kitchen to listen to stories and bake cookies together. Recipe will be provided beforehand so you can bake along with your family!

This online event will be running on multiple nights in December, so you can choose which one works best with your schedule! The online baking nights will be December 3rd, 10th, and 17th at 6:30pm.

Details on how to sign up for this online event will be provided shortly!


Dec 4

Christmas Shopping Nights

December 4th, 11th, 18th in Downtown Orillia

Shop and dine in Downtown Orillia every Friday night in December leading up to Christmas!  Enjoy the fresh night air and atmosphere while you safely pick-up everything you need on your Christmas list during these late shopping nights.

These shopping nights will run every Friday starting November 13th, up to and including December 18th.

Stay Safe & Shop Local! It matters now, more than ever. Shop Downtown Orillia.


Dec 5

Horse & Wagon Rides // CANCELLED

December 5th, 12th, 19th, 2020 in Downtown Orillia

Hop aboard a free horse drawn wagon rides at the Pizza Pizza intersection between 1- 3 pm. Explore the Downtown and take a trip back in time as you get into the Christmas spirit!

Rides occur on December 5, 12 & 19 @ 1:00 – 3:00 pm.