Things To Do in the Barrie and Surrounding Areas This Weekend
Grimm Grounds Scare Maze
Check out the Grimm Grounds Scare Maze this Friday, Saturday & Sunday! There is a spooky town display, a lookout tower, outdoor movies and more! There are time slots for family friendly walk-throughs as well as night time walk-throughs for those that like a scare!
Tottenham Ghost Walk
Take a free walking tour this Friday & Saturday around Tottenham’s downtown core and hear stories about the haunted buildings and paranormal sites. Participants are encouraged to wear their Halloween costume!
Agora Path of Light at Blue Mountain
Walk the circular path to view interactive lighting installations based on the five elements: air, space, earth, water and fire! Agora Path of Light runs daily through to Oct 31st.
Taste of Clearview
Enjoy some local eats during the Taste of Clearview, running now through to November 14th. The delicious dining options include restaurants and cafes throughout Clearview Township and beer and cider pairings with Creemore Springs Brewery and Duntroon Cyder House. There are options for both dine in and takeout specials.
Pumpkinferno at Haunted Harbour
Head to Discovery Harbour all this weekend for Pumpkinferno! This year includes hand-carved pumpkins, performers, ‘fun-kin’ displays, a cornstalk maze and more!
Barrie Ski & Board Swap & Sale
It’s the Barrie Ski & Board Swap & Sale at Snow Valley Resort this Friday through Sunday and next Thursday & Friday (Nov 4 & 5). There is a great selection of new and used equipment and accessories to get you ready for a great year on the slopes.
Catch a movie this weekend at Sunset Barrie drive-in movie theatre. There are a variety of movies playing Friday through Sunday including Charlie Brown’s Great Pumpkin (1966), Corpse Bride, Beetlejuice, Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974), Venom: Let There Be Carnage and Halloween Kills.
Hallows Manor at the Gibson Centre
The Gibson’s Centre is hosting their annual trick-or-treating event, Hallows Manor, this Saturday & Sunday. Guests will get to tour the 15+ ‘spooky sites’, kids can engage in silly activities and get Halloween candy.
Pumpkin Mania at Rounds Ranch
Enjoy the fall season at Pumpkin Mania! Take a tractor ride to the pumpkin patch, pick a pumpkin to take home and play some pumpkin themed games this weekend! Other fun activities include the petting zoo, the corn maze, the Western playfort, the low ropes course and more!
Chappell Farms Fall Festival
Spend some time at Chappell Farms Fall Festival this weekend! There are lots of fun activities including a hay bale run, a corn maze, a tricycle tack, a walking trail and animals to visit with! You can also pick your own pumpkin to take home! Head to their website to book your tickets in advance.
Art in the Marsh: Watercolour Workshop
The Wye Marsh is having Art in the Marsh: Watercolour Workshop this Saturday. The workshop is hosted by Creative Madness Art Studio founder Lisa Harpell.
Open Air Dunlop
Walk or bike Barrie's Downtown this Saturday during Open Air Dunlop! Portions of Dunlop St will be closed to vehicle traffic allowing you to explore the downtown on foot or bike. Check out some of the local shops, dine on a patio and take in the downtown streetscape.
Fall Colours Photography Workshop
The Wye Marsh is having a Fall Colours Photography Workshop this Saturday. Jason George will be there to teach some photography skills as well as tips and tricks for nature photography.
Haunted Harbour Masquerade
The Beach Club at Friday Harbour is hosting Haunted Harbour on Saturday with live music, a DJ, a costume contest and more! This event is an adult only event (19+).
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.