The City of Orillia is located in the economic heartland of Ontario, on the shores of Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching and just an hour north of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).
Known as the “Sunshine City”, the city’s large waterfront attracts many tourists to the area every year, as do a good number of annual festivals and other cultural attractions. While the area’s largest employer is Casino Rama, overall economic activity in Orillia is a mixture of many different industries including manufacturing, government services, customer service and tourism.
EVENTS AND FESTIVITIES
Wether it’s music at the Mariposa Folk Festival, a show at the Orillia Opera House, or fireworks at the Canada Day celebrations, Orillia is home to many festivals, events, and celebrations which not only sustain a healthy tourism industry, but also ensure those living in Orillia always have something to do.
RESOURCES AND SERVICES
Orillia has all the resources you need to satisfy your unique lifestyle. From Soldier’s Memorial Hospital to recreation centres and business parks, the city has the infrastructure to support your needs.
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