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POSTS for 2023

  • Sponsors we thank you!
    We couldn’t do this event without sponsors. This post is spotlighting our Fireworks Sponsors and our Children’s Event Sponsors.
  • Latest Update
    Here is the scoop: In partnership with the City of Orillia the following events will be at the Orillia Rec Centre from 9am-2pm1. Pancake Breakfast – 8am-11am or until we sell out whichever happens first ($4 for 12 and under, $7 for 12 and up)2. Face Painting by Bling Face Painting (Free) 9am-1:30pm3. Arts and
  • Parade Cancelled for 2023
    Attention!!! This year there will not be a parade due to unforeseen outside costs affiliated with having a parade. This may be because of the different parade route or this may be something we will have to address next year (2024) in order to make it possible to have a parade in the future. There
  • Vendors needed
    Vendors – the deadline is fast approaching -Thursday June 1st!!!! Craft, Food, Commercial and Not-for-profit vendors come join us Saturday July 1 at Couchiching Park. Vendors are an integral part to making Canada Day at the park a complete experience. This will be a our second year back since covid. Let’s make it a great
  • Entertainers Wanted!
    Entertainers it is your turn for a post! For those interested in being apart of our Live Entertainment. This post is for you. Loft Vegas Productions is the company who is spearheading our live entertainment for July 1st. If you are interested in being apart of the entertainment please email your interest, what type
  • We are looking for sponsors
    The Orillia Canada Day Committee is looking for sponsors to help make July 1st celebrations happen. We are a not for profit organization who makes these festivities happen with grants, sponsorships and donations. We do not receive any funding from the City of Orillia for this event and we cannot make this day happen without
  • Update #3
    This week’s Orillia Canada Day Update (aka Update#3) 1. FYI our next meeting probably be in two weeks due to all of our hard working volunteers having other obligations. Just so you don’t expect an update next week. 2. We have a new logo for this year. We can’t wait to unveil it to you.
  • Questions we have been asked:
    1. Are the shuttle buses accessible? Yes, they are as they will be city buses. 2. What is the purpose of the shuttle bus? To allow people to park at the Orillia Rec centre and City Hall and bus down to Couchiching Park. 3. Why do we have shuttles? Because the waterfront construction is not
  • Update #2
    Update #2 with more updates to come 1. Shuttle buses are: A) Free B) Rec centre and lot 6 are the pick up and drop off points and they are FREE July 1 C) They are accessible buses 2. Parade – still working out the logistics if we can have one. We hope to have
  • Update #1
    Update on how Orillia Canada Day will be working with/around the construction on the waterfront. We are still at the park. There will be NO PARKING at the Park unless you have the Accessibility Pass aka Handicap pass. Unfortunately we only have a limited amount of those but we are hoping it will be enough


April 2024