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Ronnie Douglas Blues Band Can

What a great way to end our event series in 2021 Ontario Culture Days.

Rhythm Bucket Drumming Hands-On demonstration

John Swartz, member of the 6 time Drum Corps Associates World Champion CADRE Percussion Ensemble of Toronto, will teach interested passers-by how to learn and perform a groove on buckets.

Art & Mental Health Open House

Join us at The Meeting Place 28 West Street North every Friday from noon to 4 pm to indulge your creative side by colouring, painting, drawing, singing.

2021 Community Class & Dance Jam COVID Style

The Orillia & District Arts Council has collaborated with City of Orillia Business Development, Culture and Tourism, the Orillia Centre for Arts & Culture and Titanium Arts Lab to feature a community dance class while observing COVID protocols.

Annual Public Art Streets Alive Self-Guided Virtual Tour

Welcome to "Road Trip to Mariposa', our outdoor Streets Alive public art display of "Hippie van' sculptures by 27 talented artists! The hippie vans celebrate the 60th anniversary of our Mariposa Folk Festival and all the joy it represents.

Youth Art Virtual Showcase

It's been a tough 18 months and everyone needs hope and a reason to smile. Information Orillia for the remainder of 2021 will be focusing on our Youth. We not only want to be a place of safety and support; but are looking to showcase artwork created by our young people depicting 'What Community Means to Me'. After Culture Days, the artwork will be available for sale. A great opportunity to find an Emerging Artist!

ODAC AGM September 23 2021
2021 Orillia Regional Arts & Heritage Award Nominations

Nominations now open for 2021 ORAH Awards. The simple nomination process can all be done online. Please take a few minutes of your time to nominate someone today, it means so much!

Starry Night Downtown Orillia
See You on The Patio

ODAC members can exhibit and sell their work with no commission or additional fee.