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Start here to plan your winter escape to BruceGreySimcoe!  There are festivals and events geared for all ages - children and family events, live concerts, winter festivals, winter farmers’ markets, craft shows and more to ward off the winter chill.  And, while you’re here, check out BruceGreySimcoe’s winter adventures and fun experiences.
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Saturday, 3/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Fleetwood Max & Tom Petty

Class Acts proudly presents Fleetwood Max. This Amazing Canadian Tribute Show faithfully reproduces the magical atmosphere of Fleetwood Mac and...
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Saturday, 3/24/2019 12:00:00 AM

Rainbow Ski Weekend

Join this LGBTQ family celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with entertainment, family-friendly activities, parties and après all weekend!
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Saturday, 3/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Simply Queen - Live Tribute

Simply Queen is fronted by Freddie Mercury impersonator extraordinaire Rick Rock. Guitarist Bob Wegner was hand-picked by Queen's Brian May and...
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Saturday, 3/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Hanover's Own Maple Syrup Festival

All proceeds from the festival will go to support the Village of Hope and Vimbainesu Children’s Home in Zimbabwe. The Festival will be held on the...
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Saturday, 3/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

Brookside Music Association Presents Elmer Iseler Singers

Elmer Iseler Singers, Lydia Adams Conductor and Artistic Director Performing repertoire that spans 500 years, with a focus on Canadian composers...
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Friday, 4/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

American Graffiti

The iconic movie American Graffiti from the early 70s was a pioneer in reviving the Rock ‘n’ Roll music of the 50s – Now for the first time Booking...
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Saturday, 4/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Woodstock 50 Years Later

An Aquarian Exposition of Peace Love & Music. Come on down to Yasgur’s farm and join our rock and roll band. Set your soul free and celebrate the...
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Saturday, 4/7/2019 12:00:00 AM

Maple Weekend

Come enjoy the sweetest time of the year as the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers' Association hosts the 5th annual Maple Weekend! Join us at...
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Friday, 4/12/2019 12:00:00 AM

Jack De Keyzer

Two time Juno and eight time Maple Blues winner, blue star recording artist Jack de Keyzer makes his debut at the Gayety with his band for the...
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Saturday, 4/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Abba Revisited

ABBA Revisited is North America’s #1 tribute to ABBA and it’s members have been dazzling audiences across the globe since the year 2001. ABBA...
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Sunday, 4/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

ABBA Revisited

Show added by popular demand! Get your tickets before they are gone for this 2pm sunday matinee. With Guest opener Robert Shea as Leonard Cohen...
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Thursday, 4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Brookside Music Association Presents La belle Hélène - Live Opera

La belle Hélène - Live Opera Directed by Alain Gauthier and featuring a cast made up of the best young opera talent in the country, La belle...
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Monday, 4/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Earth Day in Downtown Orillia

Join us in cleaning up & beautifying our downtown on Earth Day! We will be cleaning up the streets, alleyways and everywhere in between!
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Friday, 4/26/2019 12:00:00 AM

Neil Diamond

Canadian singer/guitarist Will Chalmers has been performing his tribute to Neil Diamond for over thirteen years and the enduring popularity of Neil...
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Friday, 4/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Roots North Music Festival

Roots North Music Festival brings together amazing performers for a weekend of great live music in Downtown Orillia.
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Friday, 5/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

April showers bring laughter- “ Sex Please We’re Sixty” live theatre

Feeling Taxed Out? Laugh at the HCP production of “ Sex Please We’re Sixty”, a comedic farce by Michael and Susan Parker. If you yourself, (or...
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Saturday, 4/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Rod Stewart Tribute

Featuring Doug Varty the world's #1 Rod Stewart tribute. It takes a special kind of performer to create the voice and stage presence of Rod Stewart...
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Wednesday, 5/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Into The Woods

Please join us for our semi-annual Musical performed by Admiral Collingwood's talented students. This year, we take you on a journey “Into The...
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Friday, 5/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Barrie Spring Art Tour

Discover the Artistic Heart and Soul of Barrie! Unique, fine art and contemporary works created by 30 local artists and artisans. Opening Night...
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Saturday, 5/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

Beach Boys

Beach Party Boys brings you the fun fun fun of California’s Summer Sun and the great music of The Beach Boys to life! The show is fast paced and...
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Saturday, 5/4/2019 12:00:00 AM

VR Film Premiere

Experience Craigleith Heritage Depot's new Virtual Reality Films! Dive the Mary Ward shipwreck or walk the edge of the Escarpment. Tickets are $25...
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Sunday, 5/5/2019 12:00:00 AM

Marc Jordan—Both Sides

A multi-disciplined artist and musician, Marc Jordan never fails to hold an audience in thrall as he mines the very essence of a song. As Ross...
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Saturday, 5/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

Trilogy Classics Live

Trilogy Classics Live is a group of 5 world class, journeymen musicians brought together by their admiration for the legendary sounds of 3 of the...
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Saturday, 5/19/2019 12:00:00 AM

Live Chainsaw Carving

Bear carving by Mark Hodgins of Canada Bear N' Canoe Co. See first hand how chainsaw sculpting is done. Meet and talk to a builder of cedar strip...
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Friday, 6/2/2019 12:00:00 AM

Huron Fringe Birding Festival

Join us over two four-day weekends to celebrate spring in Ontario! Migration continues north through the fringe of land that follows Lake Huron’s...
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Saturday, 5/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Into the Green & Blues Street Festival

Experience live music, outdoor games, an interactive photo booth, entertainment for the kids including bouncy castles, an obstacle course, face...
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Thursday, 5/30/2019 12:00:00 AM

A Night At The Gallery

Spend an evening immersed in the culinary, visual, and performance arts at Loft Gallery in Thornbury! FOOD: Cured, The Cheese Gallery, Sustenance...
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Saturday, 6/1/2019 12:00:00 AM

Shania Twin

Did you know that the first 5 concerts that CLASS ACTS presented at the Gayety Theatre have been sold out? In light of this outstanding...
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Saturday, 6/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival

Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival is Canada's original and largest butter tart festival. The sweetest day of the year is family-friendly with...
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Saturday, 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM

Streets Alive! Kick-Off - 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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Friday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

TAY Canada Day Celebrations

A fabulous, family-oriented 2 days of festivities, celebrating Canada's 152nd Birthday. Outstanding bands, entertainment, face painters, balloon...
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Saturday, 6/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Summer Solstice Celebration in support of The Meaford Hospital Foundation

The Meaford Hospital Foundation is excited to host a Summer Solstice Celebration at Lora Bay Golf Club. We are planning a fun filled evening with a...
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Saturday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ruff Mudder Canine Obstacle Adventure

5 km course for dogs with their owners over, under and around 80+ obstacles thru muddy forest and field. Also attempt to break Guinness world...
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Saturday, 6/23/2019 12:00:00 AM

Coldwater Area Studio Tour

A self-guided tour to area artist's and crafter's studios. This studio tour includes locations in the Village of Coldwater, Victoria Harbour...
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Friday, 7/6/2019 12:00:00 AM

Mariposa Folk Festival Downtown Stage

Orillia’s largest festival is once again featuring the Downtown Stage! Visit the official Mariposa Folk Stages, check out Showcase winning acts...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Georgian Bay Garden Tour

The tour will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Dedicated plant enthusiasts cultivate gorgeous local gardens to visit. Help us celebrate 25...
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Saturday, 7/13/2019 12:00:00 AM

Harbourfest

Harbourfest offers delicious food, local brews, and great company along the water's edge. Community groups contribute family-focused activities...
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Saturday, 7/27/2019 12:00:00 AM

Downtown Orillia's Summer Block Party

A downtown summer street festival like no other! Showcasing a fusion of art, fun interactive activities, music, food, kid zones, sizzling sales...
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Saturday, 8/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

Chantry Chinook Classic Salmon Derby

Lake Huron's Largest Fishing Derby Salmon: 1st: $15,000.00 2nd: $4,000.00 3rd: $2,000.00 4th - 25th Sponsor Prize Boards ​ Trout: 1st: $7...
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Saturday, 8/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

21st Annual Downtown Orillia Classic Car Show

A jaw-dropping collection of over 400 classic cars line the Downtown streets! Enjoy live entertainment, great dining, shopping and the largest car...
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Saturday, 8/17/2019 12:00:00 AM

Ripley Food Art & Craft Festival

The Ripley Food Art & Craft Festival features local artists, food producers, crafters, and lots more vendors showcasing and selling their original...
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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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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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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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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, 9/21/2019 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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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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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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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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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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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, 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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