Membership Benefits
member directory
become a member
Festivals & Events
Chamber Events
photo gallery
Local Links
orillia tourism
Economic Development
Port of Orillia
contact us

The Orillia District Chamber of Commerce

is a voluntary, non-profit association consisting of over 600 members. From this membership a board of fourteen directors is elected, who meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month.

The City of Orillia & Townships of Ramara, Severn, and Oro-Medonte have the opportunity to be represented by appointees to the Board. To further strengthen communication links with other community groups there are appointees on the Board representing Georgian College, Lakehead University, Casino Rama, Doctor Recruitment and Retention, Community Development Corporation, Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Manufacturers' Association, Construction Association and the Downtown Orillia Management Board.

The mandate of the Chamber of Commerce is to provide both tangible and intangible benefits to our members in particular, and our community as a whole.

Chamber of Commerce Special Events:


Orillia Santa Claus Parade: Winter Wonderland! Sunday, November 20
1:00 pm, Downtown Orillia (Route on Festivals & Events Page)


37th Annual Orillia Perch Festival Saturday, April 22 - Saturday, May 13

Spring Boat, Cottage & Outdoor Show Friday, June 09 - Sunday, June 11

Christmas in June Saturday, June 24

Orillia Waterfront Festival Friday, August 11 - Sunday, August 13

Orillia Santa Claus Parade: "Eh" Canadian Heritage Christmas! Sunday, November 19

Like us on Facebook!

Support our 2016 Membership Directory and Buyers Guide Advertisers by scrolling to the bottom of our web pages & clicking on their links!


Chamber News:

6th Annual Orillia & Lake Country Business Expo


The 6th Annual Orillia & Lake Country Business Expo is Thursday, October 20, 2016 at the Best Western Plus Mariposa Inn and Conference Centre from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. Admission is free. 

2016 Santa Claus Parade Information


The 2016 Orillia District Chamber of Commerce Santa Claus Parade is November 20th.

Band Sponsorship Benefits

Band Sponsorship Contract

Parade Rules

Participation Application


September Newsletter


The September edition of Chamber Connections is now available.

2016 Business Achievement Awards


Do you know a local business that deserves recognition for accomplishments in 2016?

The 2016 Business Achievement Awards will be presented on Thursday, February 23, 2017.

The rules for nominating are simple:

  • Fill out the nomination form and fax (705-327-7841) or email ( it to the Chamber before November 23, 2016.
  • You may nominate yourself and are encouraged to do so - Toot your own horn!
  • Nominees are not necessarily members of the Orillia District Chamber of Commerce (but are encouraged to be).
  • You may nominate more than one business in more than one category (Please use separate forms for each nomination).

Port of Orillia Closing for the Season


The Port of Orillia will be


Monday, September 5, 2016

for the building reconstruction.

  Thank you to all of our customers.

Power and water will be shut down on the docks Tuesday, September 6, 2016 by 9:00 A.M.

All boats must be removed from the docks by Monday, September 5, 2016. 


We look forward to seeing you for the 2017 season in the new building.

Have Questions About The Chamber Group Insurance Program?


Here is a great place to start getting answers!

Still have questions? Contact Alta Vista Planning Partners at 705-327-0313.

Theo's Eatery
font size
  • Ron Johnston Insurance
  • HGR Graham Partners LLP
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • Lake Country Office Solutions Inc.
  • Comfort Inn Orillia
  • Couchiching Conservancy
  • Rodeway Inn
  • Crawford, McLean & Anderson LLP
  • Orillia & District Construction Association
  • The Villager
  • Home Hardware
  • Highwayman Inn
  • Georgian College
  • Sunshine 89 (Bayshore Broadcasting)
  • Sunshine Carpet and Flooring
  • City of Orillia Economic Development Office
  • Orillia Trim and Door
  • Central Ontario Analytical Laboratory
  • Turf King Orillia
  • Days Inn Orillia
  • Industrial Park Collision
  • TK Pest Control
  • Orillia Hyundai
  • Rockwater Wealth Management
  • BMO Nesbitt Burns
  • Mundell Funeral Home
  • RDR Marine
  • Comfort Inn Orillia
  • Econo Lodge
  • Orillia's Floor Fashion Centre
  • Orillia Business Women's Association
  • Downtown Orillia
  • Raney Building Supply
  • Ultimate Bath Systems
  • Assante Wealth Management
  • Meineke Car Care
  • Couchiching Conservancy
  • North Central Wildlife and Pest Control
  • Cockburn Refrigeration
  • McLean and Dickey
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • Lakehead University
  • Orillia Motor Sports
  • Mark Goode Mortgage Man-Dominion Lending Centres
  • Orillia Power Corporation
  • Century 21
  • Orillia Precast Concrete
  • BDO Canada LLP
  • Northern Business Equipment
  • True North Wealth Management
  • Morton Metals
  • B & B Climate Care
  • Pixels 'N' Print
  • About Us | Advertising Inquiries | Member Website Sign Up | Privacy Policy
    Copyright 2016 Orillia District Chamber of Commerce
    Orillia Website Design: Divine - Divinely Inspired Web Design