Featured Events

No winter blahs here!  Get out of hibernation mode and take in one, two or all of our fun festivals.  Experience the thrill of a dogsled ride at a winter carnival, “get your groundhog on” at the Wiarton Willie Festival, marvel at intricate ice sculptures, experience family fun at Blue Mountain Village and stroll among sparkling lights on a frosty evening. Daytrip or overnight, our operators have special promotions designed just with you in mind.  Start planning and add these events to your calendar now. 

Date: 23 Mar, 2019 - 24 Mar, 2019 Community: Town of Blue Mountains
Category: Music, Outdoor, Sports

Join this LGBTQ family celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with entertainment, family-friendly activities, parties and après all weekend! Learn More

Date: 06 Apr, 2019 Community: Meaford
Category: Music

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 m... Learn More

Date: 06 Apr, 2019 - 07 Apr, 2019 Community: BruceGreySimcoe (regional)
Category: Family, Outdoor

Come enjoy the sweetest time of the year as the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers' Association hosts the 5th annual Maple Weekend! Join us at particip... Learn More

Date: 26 Apr, 2019 - 27 Apr, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Music

Roots North Music Festival brings together amazing performers for a weekend of great live music in Downtown Orillia. Learn More

Date: 24 May, 2019 - 02 Jun, 2019 Community: Port Elgin
Category: Outdoor

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 ... Learn More

Date: 08 Jun, 2019 Community: Midland
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine)

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 ap... Learn More

Date: 15 Jun, 2019 - 20 Oct, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Family, Music, Outdoor

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,... Learn More

Date: 22 Jun, 2019 - 23 Jun, 2019 Community: Stayner
Category: Family, Outdoor, Sports

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 recor... Learn More

Date: 05 Jul, 2019 - 06 Jul, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Music, Outdoor

Orillia’s largest festival is once again featuring the Downtown Stage! Visit the official Mariposa Folk Stages, check out Showcase winning acts, vi... Learn More

Date: 13 Jul, 2019 Community: Midland
Category: Agriculture, Outdoor

The tour will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Dedicated plant enthusiasts cultivate gorgeous local gardens to visit. Help us celebrate 25 yea... Learn More

Date: 17 Aug, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Outdoor

A jaw-dropping collection of over 400 classic cars line the Downtown streets! Enjoy live entertainment, great dining, shopping and the largest car ... Learn More

Date: 22 Aug, 2019 - 24 Aug, 2019 Community: Lucknow
Category: Music, Outdoor

3-day country music festival featuring top-rated Canadian and American acts. On-site camping, festival gardens, daytime programming and more! Learn More

Date: 24 Aug, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Arts & Heritage, Culinary (Food & Wine), Family, Music, Outdoor

Experience Downtown Orillia’s vibrant arts community and meet local artists in their studios and at host galleries, all under the starry sky! Learn More

Date: 13 Sep, 2019 - 15 Sep, 2019 Community: Wasaga Beach
Category: Music, Outdoor

3 day outdoor Blues music festival with two main stages in a intimate setting with vibrant vendors village and liquid lounge. Learn More

Date: 17 Oct, 2019 - 20 Oct, 2019 Community: Orillia
Category: Music

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 lo... Learn More