Festivals and Events
"ORILLIA WILL THRILL 'YA"
Festivals and events at the Port of Orillia spell excitement.
Spring Boat, Cottage and Green Technology Show
June 10 to 12, 2022
This annual event is one of the first signs of summer in Orillia, with residents & visitors alike coming to the Port of Orillia to enjoy the beautiful waterfront. The show features a wide range of vendors showcasing what's new in outdoor summer adventure gear, along with food trucks. New this year, the show will feature Green Technology. The Port of Orillia's Spring Boat, Cottage and Green Technology Show is one of the largest in- water used boat sales in Ontario.
Christmas in June
June 25, 2022
Halloween in July
July 23, 2022
Missed Halloween this year? Come out to our 2nd Halloween in July and dress up and have fun! Prizes for best costume and best crew theme. Visit the onsite vendor market to pick out your perfect Halloween costumes or treats, or just enjoy some shopping.
The Waterfront Festival features a late-season opportunity to buy or sell a boat, along with entertainment including with Cardboard Boat Races, Dock Diving Dogs and Vendors.
Port of Orillia Pirate Party
September 2 to 4, 2022
On Labour Day Weekend, the Pirates of Lake Couchiching storm the Port of Orillia. This amazing family fun-filled weekend features in- water Pirate displays, a Pirate Village with live re-enactors and demonstrations and a "plank walk" where the pirates send local politicians and business leaders into the water. A vendor market complete with delicious food options makes this a must-do event!