Things To Do in the Barrie and Surrounding Areas This Weekend
Suds & Sweets
The Couchiching Craft Brewing Co. is having their 2nd Annual Suds & Sweets event on Friday. The event is a beer and dessert pairing event showcasing three small batch brews each paired with a dessert by Chef Brandon and Adam. Tickets can be purchased through the link provided.
In lieu of Barrie’s traditional Winterfest, the city of Barrie will be hosting Hello Winter throughout February & March. There will be ice sculptures, a hot cocoa trail, outdoor fun at various parks throughout the city and more! Friday between 6PM-9PM there will be a skating party at the rink at City Hall featuring a live DJ and is sponsored by TELUS.
Marsh by Moonlight: Winter Series
Head to the Wye Marsh on Friday or Saturday for their Marsh by Moonlight: Winter Series. Participants will get to snowshoe through the moonlit trails, learn about the Marsh at night and relax by the fire with a roasted snack and warm drink. Space is limited and registration in advance is required.
Valentine’s Day at Friday Harbour
Spend some time with your Valentine all this weekend at Friday Harbour. There will be ice skating, live performances, handcrafted food and beverages and more!
Rural Lights & Winter Nights
Discover Clearview is running Rural Lights & Winter Nights through to Feb 28th. This self-guided tour has over 20 dazzling lights displays at 14 locations in Clearview township including local parks and community halls. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #discoveringclearview #RuralLights when you post your selfies on social media!
Snowshoe & Chilli Cookout
Head to Snow Valley on Saturday for a Snowshoe & Chilli Cookout! The moonlit guided tour will last 1.5 - 2 hours with an open bonfire, hot bowl of chilli and treats halfway through the tour.
Barrie Farmer's Market
Check out the outdoor Barrie Farmer's Market Saturday between 8AM - 12PM. The market features a range of vendors and products including fresh produce, meat, baked goods, honey, maple syrup and more. If you don't have time to shop the market there is also an option to place an order online for pick-up.