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Echoes of Mariposa concert will be Canadiana personified

Echoes of Mariposa concert will be Canadiana personified

Our arts and entertainment columnist unveils OMAH lineup for impressive Carmichael Canadian Landscape Exhibition
Opera House, Geneva, St. Paul's bustling with entertainment

Opera House, Geneva, St. Paul's bustling with entertainment

There is lots to see and do in the area in the coming days and weeks, says our arts and entertainment columnist
Former Packet reporter pens Leacockian tale of Christmas in Mariposa

Former Packet reporter pens Leacockian tale of Christmas in Mariposa

Jamie Lamb's book features stories 'woven together with the connective tissue of my experiences growing up in a small Canadian town that was pretty much created by Stephen Leacock'
Trio of musicians will kick off Mariposa in Concert season

Trio of musicians will kick off Mariposa in Concert season

Concert 'kicks off with three great performers in the festival’s famous workshop format'; Event to take place Oct. 26
Groups unite to create Orillia Regional Arts and Heritage Awards

Groups unite to create Orillia Regional Arts and Heritage Awards

Orillia and District Arts Council and Orillia Museum of Art and History team up to present new awards; Deadline for nominations is Oct. 25
Colin James will rock in the new year at Casino Rama

Colin James will rock in the new year at Casino Rama

Country music superstar Lee Brice will make his Casino Rama debut Dec. 14; Tickets for both shows go on sale Sept. 12
Local artist hosting Sea and Sky exhibit at Marchmont studio

Local artist hosting Sea and Sky exhibit at Marchmont studio

Dave Beckett showcasing art focused on the seas and 'what is above us' in his studio show set for Sept. 27-29.
Icon Danny Michel coming to Roots North for benefit concert

Icon Danny Michel coming to Roots North for benefit concert

Fall is a busy time locally, says arts and entertainment columnist; Check out all the events happening around town!
Renowned First Nations authors to share their stories at Gathering

Renowned First Nations authors to share their stories at Gathering

The third annual event Sept. 19-21 event includes Lee Maracle, Sherry Lawson, Jesse Thistle, and other acclaimed and eminent Indigenous authors
Local visually impaired artist finds beauty through painting

Local visually impaired artist finds beauty through painting

Robyn Rennie's exhibition, Transference, is on display all month at Peter Street Fine Arts Gallery; Opening reception on tap Saturday