Christmas will be here before you know it! Looking for something to do to get into the Christmas spirit? Thankfully we have many local activities for you to check out this Holiday season!

Looking for something fun and exciting to do while checking out our local downtown shops? Saturday December 2nd,  9th and 16th, you will be able to hop aboard for a horse drawn carriage ride through downtown. With pick ups at all major local downtown intersections between 1pm and 3pm, it is sure to be the best way to feel festive and get into the Christmas spirit.

Click here for more details.

Looking for something fun to enjoy on the weekend with the family? Hewitt's Fun Farm is hosting their Very Hewitt's Christmas Festival. They will be showcasing their NEW Santa's Workshop!

For more details - click here.

Do you enjoy the theater? An opportunity to watch live shows right here in Orillia? Throughout December there are MULTIPLE opportunities to see a show at the Orillia Opera House. See below for showtimes as well as ticket options:

Dec 2nd - Ballet Jorgen: The Nutcracker - 2:00pm & 7:30pm - Tickets Available Here
Dec 8th - Elvis' Wonderful World of Christmas - 7:30pm - Tickets Available Here
Dec 14 - Charles Dicken's A Christmas Carol - 7:30pm - Tickets Available 
Here

Enjoy the outdoors? Looking to hit the ice this winter for some fishing? The Barrie Molson Centre will be hosting the Canadian Ice Fishing Expo on December 16th! With over 100 vendors from various areas under one roof, as well as new product demonstrations, and much more, this event is sure to prepare you to catch some big ones this winter!

Looking for more information on the Expo? Click here!

Hoping to catch Santa Claus while he is in Simcoe County? Luckily he will be making his way around to multiple locations throughout the month of December! See below for Santa's schedule.

Click here for dates & times for Santa

Looking for a fun evening out - there are two paint nights that give you the opportunity to meet locals in the community while doing something fun! See below for details

Boston Pizza Paint Night 

Lakehead Aboriginal Initiatives Paint night


With so many options of activities and events in our community there is sure to be something for everyone!