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!

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Upcoming Events

Jul 26

Downtown Orillia Night Market

6:00 - 9:00 pm

Downtown Orillia’s Night Market

Come join us at this fun Night Market in Downtown Orillia! The Night Market is a great way to kick off the Downtown Summer Block Party beginning the next day on Saturday, July 27!

Enjoy the ambiance, watch the sunset and listen to the sound of great music on the street. Grab a treat from your favourite vendor or artisan, get your produce for the weekend, meet up with friends and enjoy the atmosphere.

Meet us on the street in the Orillia Library and Opera House block between West and Andrew Street from 6 pm – 9 pm on Friday, July 26! 

If you are an artist, artisan, antique collector, farmer or food vendor, we would love to have you at our Night Market. Complete and return the Night Market Vendor Form 2019 along with the $35 fee and we will reserve your spot on the street.

For more information please contact the office at info@downtownorillia.ca or by phone at 705-325-3261.

Jul 27

Summer Block Party

9:00 am – 5:00 pm / Downtown Orillia

Downtown Orillia Summer Block Party

A downtown summer street festival like no other! Showcasing a fusion of art, fun interactive activities, live music, delicious food, kid zones, and sizzling sidewalk sales!!!

Entertainment by

  • Isabella Hoops
  • Kobbler Jay
  • Northland Rail Service
  • Neema Children’s Choir
  • Live DJ Gord Kirby and many, many more.

 

Stay tuned for more features and entertainment to be announced in the coming month.

If you are a downtown merchant and would like us to advertise your participation in this event and your festival deals, please complete and return the Merchant Participation Form .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Call For Vendors!!

 

Downtown Orillia is looking for vendors for our upcoming Downtown Summer Block Party on July 27th! If you an artisan, artist, community group, food or concession vendor and would you like an opportunity to sell your products at the this event, get in touch!

If this sounds like something you’d like to be a part of give us a call at 705-325-3261, email us at info@downtownorillia.ca or simply download and complete the appropriate vendor forms and drop it off at our office or send it in via email or mail. Don’t delay, spaces are filling up fast!

Artisan Vendor

Outside Vendor (you do not make what you sell)

Food Vendor

Confection Vendor

Community Group

Sep 14

Downtown Orillia’s Farm to Table Dinner

Downtown Orillia

Join us on the main street in Downtown Orillia and enjoy a magical evening of local fare prepared for you by seven downtown restaurateurs and chefs! Enjoy the ambiance, listen to the sound of music, watch the sunset & enjoy a delicious dinner on the main street.

Treat yourself to a delectable outdoor dinner with locally sourced, organic food, prepared by downtown restaurateurs Rustica Pizza VinoShine Juice Bar & CafeTre SorelleBrewery Bay Food Co., Eclectic Cafe, Bakes by the Lake and Mariposa Market. A special six-course prix fixe menu inspired by farm fresh ingredients, complete with wine & beer pairing, will be created especially for 125 dinner guests. Signature event gifts, provided by downtown businesses, will be presented to each guest at the end of the evening.

The evening promises to be a magical dinner experience full of relaxation, delicious fare and great company. Tickets sales will begin at the beginning of August but stay tuned to this page and the Downtown Orillia Facebook & Instagram pages for announcements on features, courses and how to purchase tickets.

 

Servers Needed! 

If you are interested in helping out at this unique evening event in Downtown Orillia, get in touch! We are looking for 13-15 qualified servers for the event. If you are interested in helping out check out the job opportunity below and email us at office@downtownorillia.ca or give us a call at 705-325-3261 today!

Downtown Farm to Table Server posting