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Downtown Orillia’s Summer Block Party & Mural Reveal
July 29 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Downtown Summer Block Party
Downtown’s Summer Block Party promises to be fun for the whole family! This annual street festival attracts thousands of locals and visitors to the downtown core. Here’s what’s planned this year!
- Sizzling Sidewalk Sales from downtown merchants
- On-street art & art activities
- Main stages boasting live music by headliners & local bands
- Live DJ
- Mouth-watering food trucks
- Kids Zones complete with a giant bouncy castle and face painting
- Family Fun Zone to include exciting water features
- On street games
- Water fun for the whole family
- Contests, giveaways and more!!
Here are some of the headliners for the Summer Block Party!
The Pick Brothers Band
Terry Savage & The Wonkee Honkees
Olivia and The Creepy Crawlies
Neema Children Choir
Check out these awesome Downtown Door Crashers – this Saturday ONLY!!! To see a list of all downtown deals click here.
If you are a downtown merchant and would like to participate in the event, please fill out the Merchant Participation Form 2017 and send it in to us via email at email@example.com or via fax at 705-325-7666.
2017 Downtown Mural Project
The downtown mural will be unveiled during the Summer Block Party and will commemorate and celebrate Orillia’s 150th anniversary. The public art mural will aim to positively transform and revitalize Downtown Orillia while bringing Orillians together through art. The mural will highlight the identity and character of Orillia, encourage other community artwork and express who we are as a city through dynamic, vibrant artwork. The DOMB and City of Orillia, Parks, Recreation & Culture is excited to see this public art mural come to life in downtown and are looking forward to seeing the story of our people, of our city and of past and present events come to life in this mural in a unique and lively way.
If you are an artisan, outside vendor, food vendor or a community group and would like to come be a part of this awesome Summer Street Festival experience, be sure to fill out your vendor forms and return them to us ASAP. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of a fun filled weekend in Downtown Orillia.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.