Orillia Jazz Festival
Friday, October 16th to Sunday, October 18th
Wander Downtown to the various host locations to discover a new found love or reignite a passion for all things Jazz! There are numerous great acts to check out.
October 16 starting at 8:00pm to October 18th 11:oo pm. Stay tuned for participating venue listings throughout Orillia from Oct 16 – Oct 18 including Downtown Orillia Matinees on Saturday, Oct 17th.
Here is a preview of some of the acts you can catch at the Orillia Jazz Festival.
Jazz Entertainment: Pat LaBarbera • Lorne Lofsky • Don Thompson • Adrean Farrugia & Sophia Perlman • Kim Ratcliffe Quartet • Mark Hathaway • Mike Lewis • Tia Brazda • Joe Huron Trio • Will Davis Trio • The Sensations • Ronnie Douglas Band • Lisa Hutchison Band • Ad Lib • Jazzeppi • Cole Mendez Trio • Jake Thompson • Chris Ness •
Saturday: Get ready for the ticketed performance of The Shuffle Demons at OCC (former Cinema 4) on Colborne Street, which will include a dessert reception, , entertainment by The Will Davis Trio with reception at 7 pm followed by the concert at 8 pm.
Sunday: St. Paul’s Centre is organizing a jazz inspired church service and lunch; Mariposa Market is providing free jazz entertainment in the afternoon.
Jazz Festival Venues: Apple Annie’s Store & Cafe • Brewery Bay Food Co. • Mariposa Market • Alleycats Music & Art • The Brownstone • Study Hall Gastropub • Carousel Collectables • Bird House Nature Company • The Grape and Olive Restaurant • St. Paul’s Centre • Orillia Public Library • Marcel’s Restaurant • Era 67 Restaurant & Lounge • Hog ‘n’ Penny Pub & More Venues • Downtown and Around Town!