• Christmas in June

    Get your holiday spirit on in June at the Port of Orillia! Hundreds of boats will be decked out in holiday lights and decorations as part of this much-anticipated event that has been a tradition in Orillia since the 1980's. This event features Christmas fun without the winter weather, and is the perfect opportunity to share some holiday joy with friends and family without having to bundle up!

    Book a slip at the Port of Orillia and take part in the boat decoration contest, or simply come down to enjoy the spectacle! Browse a unique variety of vendors and artisans in the outdoor Christmas market, and enjoy live music! Expect a special guest appearance by Santa, and take some time to explore Orillia's waterfront and downtown.

    But wait, there's more to enjoy! In addition to the vibrant festivities at the Port of Orillia, downtown Orillia will be bustling with activity. Don't miss out on the downtown sidewalk sale, as well as the exciting kids' activities and Farmers Market at the Orillia Public Library.

    Event Date:

    June 22th, 2024

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    Event Schedule

    Port of Orillia

    Artisan & Vendor Market - 12-7pm 

    DJ Santa Steve - 3-7PM

    Gates open to view decorated boats - 1-5PM.

    Boat Judging - 4PM

    See the holiday decorated boats, and so much more!

    Downtown Orillia

    Downtown Sidewalk Sale - 9AM-5PM -Visit Downtown Orillia’s amazing unique shops & eateries

    KID’S ACTIVITIES - 10AM - 1PM - Orillia Library provides Santa-themed S.T.E.A.M. challenges

    FARMERS MARKET 9AM - 1PM - At the Orillia Public Library