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 2018 Special Events:

38th Annual Orillia Perch Festival Saturday, April 21 - Saturday, May 12

Spring Boat, Cottage & Outdoor Show Friday, June 08 - Sunday, June 10

Christmas in June Saturday, June 23

Orillia Waterfront Festival Friday, August 10 - Sunday, August 12

Orillia Santa Claus Parade: A Family Christmas. Sunday, November 25

Like us on Facebook!

Support our 2018 Membership Directory and Buyers Guide Advertisers by scrolling to the bottom of our web pages & clicking on their links!


Chamber News:

2018 Orillia District Chamber of Commerce Santa Claus Parade


It's that time of year again! Time to start planning your float for the 2018 Santa Claus Parade on Sunday, November 25. Our theme this year is "A Family Christmas". To participate in this year's parade, download the application and rules below. All float applications and waivers must be returned to the Orillia District Chamber of Commerce offices before November 2, 2018 to be eligible to participate.



Google Places May Be As Important As Your Facebook Posts!


The kiosk at the Port of Orillia is now live and the kiosk destined for outside the Orillia Opera House should be live by the end of July.


Content will be the same on both kiosks, and I would encourage you to check out both the interface portion and the display advertising on the kiosk currently.


The kiosk is programmed to pull and display, at no cost, information about business within a 5 minute and 20 minute walking distance.


Ø  In order for business names and details to be displayed from the kiosk the business must be added to google places.  Steps can be found by searching  “how to get on google places

  • If the business does not show within google maps then it needs to be added to google places.


For more information on Google Places check out:


It is also important for business to encourage Google Reviews as it engages the customer base and increases your placement in searches.  Google reviews are becoming a very important analytic and your Google Business Account can allow you to provide product information and is not subject to social media likes or friends, but rather available to anyone doing a search.


For more information on Google Reviews you can check out

Exploring Orillia, Volume 10


Your 2018 guide to the Sunshine City is just a click away!

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.

font size
  • Sunshine 89 (Bayshore Broadcasting)
  • Meineke Car Care
  • Downtown Orillia
  • Morton Metals
  • McLean & Dickey
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • Couchiching Conservancy
  • The Villager
  • Orillia Trim and Door
  • BMO Nesbitt Burns
  • Lakehead University
  • Home Hardware
  • Sunshine Carpet and Flooring
  • BDO Canada LLP
  • Comfort Inn Orillia
  • Georgian College
  • Orillia Precast Concrete
  • HGR Graham Partners LLP
  • Orillia and District Veterinary Services
  • Pixels 'N' Print
  • B & B Climate Care
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • True North Wealth Management
  • Ultimate Bath Systems
  • Rockwater Wealth Management
  • Crawford, McLean & Anderson LLP
  • Highwayman Inn
  • Econo Lodge
  • Lake Country Office Solutions Inc.
  • Orillia's Floor Fashion Centre
  • Cockburn Refrigeration
  • Comfort Inn Orillia
  • Mundell Funeral Home
  • City of Orillia Economic Development Office
  • Industrial Park Collision
  • Turf King Orillia
  • Orillia Motor Sports
  • Orillia Business Women's Association
  • Ron Johnston Insurance
  • Days Inn Orillia
  • Orillia Hyundai
  • Raney Building Supply
  • Orillia & District Construction Association
  • Northern Business Equipment
  • RDR Marine
  • Couchiching Conservancy
  • Orillia Power Corporation
  • Assante Wealth Management
  • Mark Goode Mortgage Man-Dominion Lending Centres
  • TK Pest Control
  • About Us | Advertising Inquiries | Member Website Sign Up | Privacy Policy
    Copyright 2018 Orillia District Chamber of Commerce
    Orillia Website Design: Divine - Divinely Inspired Web Design