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Waterfront Wanderings

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26th Annual Orillia Perch Festival

April 21 - May 12, 2007

The Perch Festival kicks off with the Open Ceremonies on Friday, April 20th @ 7 pm at the Orillia Fairgrounds (ODAS Park).

The Orillia Perch Festival is the largest fishing derby of it's kind in North America. A great family event with thousands of dollars worth of prizes available to be won.

Try your skill at catching one of over 60 tagged perch worth up to $5,000. Also win in the Daily, Weekly and Grand Prize Draws with adult and children's categories. Win again when adults or kids bring in a Perch that is eligible for the Daily Live Release Draw and the Live Release Draw at the end of Festival. Enter early and win with the Early Bird Draws.

Visit the official website for the Festival here

This page was updated on March, 2005