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It’s date time…as in, circle it, add it to your phone, whatever it takes to remember to plan your warm weather visit to BruceGreySimcoe!  Spring festivals, Canada Day celebrations, music festivals, live theatre, farmers’ markets, family activities and entertainment, community suppers, food and beverage festivals and more.   There’s summer fun for all ages!  Only a short drive away from most urban centres in Ontario, it’s well worth the drive for a day trip or couple of nights’ stay

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Thursday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Theatre Meaford

Theatre Meaford 2019: choose from award-winning professional theatre performances at the beautifully restored Meaford Hall & Cultural Centre...
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Thursday, 9/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Under the Canopy Exhibit at Grey Roots Museum

Our new exhibit, Under the Canopy, focuses on rainforest ecology and features many animals that call this ecosystem home. Meet the keeper and a...
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Thursday, 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Streets Alive! Pedal Powered

Orillia’s very own living art program, Streets Alive!, kicks off for another great season of dazzling art pieces. This year’s theme is pedal power,...
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Monday, 8/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summer Retreat with Yoga, Meditation & Beach Time - Escape the City!

Summer Retreat with Yoga, Meditation & Beach Time - Escape the City! Monday, August 19 – Friday, August 23, 2019 Create your escape! Choose from 1 ...
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Wednesday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Derek Marshall & Nicholas Arnold in a concert presentation: Dean & Jerry: What Might Have Been

Derek Marshall & Nicholas Arnold in a concert presentation: Dean & Jerry: What Might Have Been- $40 A fabulous theatrical concert of timeless...
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Thursday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Lucknow's Music in the Fields

3-day country music festival featuring top-rated Canadian and American acts. On-site camping, festival gardens, daytime programming and more!
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Friday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Georgian Triangle Music Festival

Georgian Triangle Music Festival Multi-Venue, Multi-Genre, Music Festival Featuring over 30 live performances at various venues around Wasaga Beach
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Friday, 8/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Gospel in the Country

The event will feature five outstanding gospel groups, entertainment for children, camping, free parking, good food, free coffee, campfires and...
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Saturday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Taggart and Torrens Canadianity Live Outdoor Taping with GoRVing

Partnering with Go RVing Canada, Jeremy Taggart (former drummer of Our Lady Peace) and Jonathan Torrens (TV personality), will host a live taping...
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Saturday, 8/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Starry Night Art & Gallery Tour

Experience Downtown Orillia’s vibrant arts community and meet local artists in their studios and at host galleries, all under the starry sky!
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Saturday, 8/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mountain Music Series with Bird of Bellwoods

The Mountain Music Series will get you out of your seat and dancing to high-energy entertainment on the Blue Mountain Village stage! Plus enjoy fun...
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Sunday, 8/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Owls Around Us

Join Naturalist Peter Thoem of the Owl Foundation as he discusses our obsession with owls and the many mishaps (mostly man-made) that befall these...
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Sunday, 8/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Bandshell concert - Frankie D and The Dreamers

Frankie D and the Dreamers playing 50s and 60s Rock and Roll. Sponsored by the Saugeen Shores Hub
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Wednesday, 8/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Latin Passion with Romulo Delgado

Romulo Delgado is a classically trained tenor and a world music multi-instrumentalist. Romulo delights audiences with renditions of world famous...
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Thursday, 8/29/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Thursday, 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Friday, 8/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Friday, 8/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Inflate - A - Fest

Experience the largest gathering of amusement inflatables for all ages to climb, bounce and play! Giant inflatables include traditional bouncy...
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Saturday, 8/31/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Saturday, 9/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Spartan 5, 13, & 21km Race

Spartan is BACK at Highlands Nordic and we couldn't be more excited! Spartan Race is the leader in the sport of obstacle racing, offering open...
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Saturday, 9/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summer Sundown

Bid the season farewell as the hottest summer entertainment returns for encore performances and tons of live music featuring My Son the Hurricane...
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Saturday, 9/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Canadian National Parachuting Championships

Come and celebrate 60 years of competitive skydiving in Canada! Since the first Canadian Invitational in 1959, Canadians have been competing for...
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Sunday, 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Bandshell concert - Flashback Reunion

Flashback Reunion playing Classic 60s and 70s Rock. Sponsored by Shankar Law Office
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Sunday, 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Bandshell concert - Alpha Jazz

Alpha Jazz (Earl Georgas Tribute) playing Jazz and Pop. Sponsored by Ontario Power Generation
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Sunday, 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF)

The Meaford International Film Festival (MIFF) is an exceptional film festival experience featuring 4 Nights, 4 Films, 4 Dinners, 4 Parties, 4...
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Thursday, 9/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Victoria Yeh & The Spirit Awakens

Collingwood Live & Original proudly presents fusion electric violinist, Victoria Yeh, in a musical journey to touch an inspire the soul. Victoria...
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Friday, 9/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Andrew Collins Trio with Annie Sumi

7x CFMA winner/5x JUNO nominee mando-maestro Andrew Collins is joined by fellow Trio string-meisters Mike Mezzatesta and James McEleney to showcase...
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Friday, 9/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Stonebridge Wasaga Beach Blues

3 day outdoor Blues music festival with two main stages in a intimate setting with vibrant vendors village and liquid lounge.
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Saturday, 9/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Cars & Coffee at Cobble Beach

Cars & Coffee at Cobble Beach will take place Saturday September 14, 2019 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. It allows individuals with 25 years and older...
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Saturday, 9/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hotel California- The Original Eagles Tribute Band

Hotel California, the Original Eagles Tribute Band puts their dedication, unique musical gifts, and an obsessive commitment to bringing the music...
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Sunday, 9/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance

Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance Concours Sunday (September 15, 2019) The 7th annual Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance will be held on Sunday...
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Friday, 9/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Dreamboats

The Dreamboats are bringing back the good ol’ fashioned Rock n’ Roll! With a sound that is equal parts Chuck Berry & The Wonders. This quartet of...
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Saturday, 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Highwaymen: Tribute to Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson

Highwaymen: Tribute to Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson Sep 21 7pm $44 The original Highwaymen were born on stage in 1984 when...
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Saturday, 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

We Walk the Line - Tribute to Johnny Cash

We Walk The Line is a true Johnny Cash Experience that celebrates the music and lives of 'The Man In Black' and his fun loving wife, June Carter...
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Monday, 9/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Downtown Farm to Table Dinner

Come downtown and enjoy a magical evening of local fare prepared for you by downtown restaurants. Enjoy the ambiance, listen to the sound of music,...
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Thursday, 9/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Get off the beaten path and explore the edge of the believable with the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour. See exhilarating stories on...
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Saturday, 9/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

SRV: The Stevie Ray Vaughan Experience

Few of Stevie’s acolytes likely have the same dedication as Dave Ryan, who has spent the last decade getting the details just right as the front...
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Sunday, 9/29/2019 12:00:00 AM

Pratie Oaten Irish Festival

Moreston Heritage Village will be full of delicious food, costumed interpreters, live music, and entertainment. Enjoy music and storytelling, a...
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Thursday, 10/3/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Comic Strippers

The Comic Strippers are a fictitious male stripper troupe, played by a cast of some of Canada’s best improvisational comedians. These guys try to...
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Friday, 10/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival : Scarecrows' Book Invasion

Scarecrows love to read so this year's theme is Scarecrows' Book Invasion. Starting mid-September scarecrows start to invade the town of Meaford...
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Saturday, 10/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Green River Revival- The Best of CCR

Green River Revival is back! After a sold out show last year don't miss your chance to get tickets before they are all gone! The show on OCT 5...
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Saturday, 10/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hootenanny

The 2nd Annula Hootenanny celebrates Fall in Wasaga! Check out great bands, family entertainment with piles of country and folk flavours. Hope to...
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Saturday, 10/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Piano Man - Tribute to Billy Joel

This Billy Joel Tribute is the complete premiere tribute to the music of the Piano Man himself, Billy Joel. Comprised of some of the best and most...
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Wednesday, 10/16/2019 12:00:00 AM

Pigs: Canada’s Pink Floyd

PIGS: Canada's Pink Floyd are bringing their In the Flesh Tour across North America this year. Hits from Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here...
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Thursday, 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Orillia Jazz Festival

Now in its 28th year, the Orillia Jazz Festival occurs in various host locations in the downtown and all over Orillia! Come discover a new-found...
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Friday, 10/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

The John Denver Experience

Relive the music of John Denver with award winning Chris Collins and his band Boulder Canyon as they create an unforgettable John Denver...
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Friday, 10/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

An Evening with Steve Poltz

This Halifax-born, California-raised entertainer is a mischief-maker, hit song writer (with Jewel!), movie freak, lover of technology, news junkie,...
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Saturday, 10/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Tom Jones Experience

From the initial notes of his opening set to his final bow to his adoring audience, Dave LaFame’s Tom Jones Experience show captures perfectly the...
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Saturday, 10/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Citizen Jane with David Stone

Citizen Jane is a Canadian folk-pop duo that lovingly crafts songs about our society’s potential to evolve in the current political climate (though...
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Wednesday, 10/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Haunting

Come experience all things that go bump in the night in Downtown Orillia. Haunted tours begin at The Opera House & Orillia Museum of Art & History...
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Wednesday, 10/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Tyler Shaw

Tyler Shaw is a platinum-selling artist, producer and actor on tour promoting his latest album "Intuition". The Chinese-Canadian artist released...
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Thursday, 10/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

An Evening With Cowboy Junkies

On tour to promote their new album, All That Reckoning, Cowboy Junkies once again gently shakes the listener to wake up as they did with the...
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Saturday, 10/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Kids Halloween Costume Parade

Bring the family, dress in costume and join us for this FREE fun costume parade & contest! Trick OR treat at participating downtown merchants...
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Wednesday, 10/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Meaford Dragons Return

Meaford Dragons Return, Wed Oct 30, 7:30pm $30/ 20 students with valid ID. Meaford Chamber of Commerce’s “Dragons” is an exciting annual event...
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Friday, 11/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Menopause The Musical

Come see what millions of women have been laughing, cheering and raving about for years! Set in a department store, four women with nothing in...
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Saturday, 11/9/2019 12:00:00 AM

Whitehorse

Since their debut in 2011, Whitehorse has evolved from magnetic folk duo to full-blown rock band. Together, Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland’s...
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Thursday, 11/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Wingfield on Ice

By Dan Needles Starring Rod Beattie Directed by Douglas Beattie As the first frosts come to Persephone Township, Walt and Maggie Wingfield are...
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Friday, 11/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Children’s Candlelight Parade

Bring the Christmas spirit to life as we light up the downtown! Join the countdown to light the Opera House tree, enjoy free hot chocolate & treats...
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Saturday, 11/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Grace 2 - A Tribute to the Tragically Hip

The Tragically Hip, never duplicated yet always celebrated! With every performance, Grace, 2 delivers a show that celebrates the music of the...
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Saturday, 11/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

1969 Revisited

Tickets $27. 1969 Revisited, tie-dye, bell bottoms and the music of the late 60’s comes to the stage with this incredible 7 pc classic rock show...
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Thursday, 11/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Men of the Deeps

The Men of the Deeps is a choir of working and retired coal miners from Cape Breton Island. Organized in 1966 as part of Cape Breton’s contribution...
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Friday, 11/29/2019 12:00:00 AM

An Evening with Chicago

Back in the early 90’s, when Powerhouse decided to put together their Chicago Transit tribute act, they were the first in the world to do so. Today...
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Saturday, 11/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

A Skydiggers’ Christmas

Tickets $41.50 / 51.50. More than twenty-five years after the band’s formation, the roots rock veterans continue to create and inspire with their...
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Friday, 12/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Alice in Wonderland

Tickets $15. Free for elementary students. The Kids in the Meaford Hall present Alice in Wonderland, based on the novel Alice’s Adventures in...
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Saturday, 12/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Horse and Wagon Rides in Downtown Orillia

Hop aboard a free horse drawn wagon ride, explore the Downtown as you get into the Christmas spirit!
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Wednesday, 12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

A Really Retro CROONER Christmas Musical Theatre Concert

Tickets $35. This show brings together Crooners Rick Kish & Connor Boa, those fabulous Croonettes and the Nevin Campbell Trio for an afternoon...
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Thursday, 12/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Good Lovelies

Tickets $35/40. Good Lovelies first united in 2006 for a one-off performance and has since compiled a catalogue of four studio albums, a pair of...
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Saturday, 12/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Nutcracker

Tickets $20adult/ $10 12& under. This holiday, treat yourself and your family to The Nutcracker: that shimmering, glittering spectacle of holiday...
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Saturday, 12/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

The British Invasion vs. American Revolution

People are raving about The British Invasion Show! The Gem Tones bring the sound, look, and energy of this watershed moment in music history to the...
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