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!

See You On The Patio

Every Friday night in Downtown Orillia, the main streets will be closed to allow for restaurants to expand their patios out on to the street, and downtown stores will be open late. The streets will be closed to traffic starting at 4pm as the restaurants set up their tables. The streets will reopen at 11pm after customers have finished dining.

Every Saturday night in Downtown Orillia the main streets will be closed as well. The streets will be closed to traffic starting at 5:30pm as the restaurants set up their tables. The streets will reopen at 11pm after customers have finished dining.

Above is a general area map of the restaurants participating in the program so be sure to check them out!

The following areas will be closed to traffic:

  • Mississaga Street East between Front Street and Peter Street South;
  • Peter Street South (Arts District) between Mississaga Street East and Colborne Street East; and
  • Mississaga Street West from West Street to Andrew Street.

We hope to see you downtown dining on the patios, and shopping at our many stores!

Read the See You On The Patio program update from the City of Orillia here.

Oct 15

Orillia Jazz Festival

October 15th - 18th, 2020 in Downtown Orillia

Now in its 29th year, the Orillia Jazz Festival occurs in various host locations in the downtown and all over Orillia! Come discover a new-found love or reignite a passion for all things jazz!