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It’s no surprise that Barrie is ranked as one of the best places to live in Canada.
It’s no surprise that Barrie is ranked as one of the best places to live in Canada. It’s no surprise that Barrie is ranked as one of the best places to live in Canada.

With outstanding schools, great dining, & an outdoor lifestyle, it's the perfect place if you're looking to relocate.

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Barrie Blog

Barrie Blog

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Get a copy of the Barrie Adventure Guides
Get a copy of the Barrie Adventure Guides
Discover and browse our free guides and maps. Publications are available to view online or for curbside pick-up. For in-person travel counselling, call 1-800-668-9100 to book an appointment. 
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Events

Pink Tulips at Heritage Park in Barrie around the creek

Events
50+
FESTIVALS & EVENTS

Dine in Barrie
300+
RESTAURANTS

Events
50+
INDOOR & OUTDOOR ATTRACTIONS

Buses To Barrie
6.7 KM
WATERFRONT TRAIL




Experiences

The Ghost Watchers
The Ghost Watchers
Don't miss out on this thrilling experience which combines a walking tour, cutting-edge augmented reality, and live theatre to tell the stories of seven spectres trapped in downtown Barrie. Shows run daily from Jul 7th to Aug 28th.
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My Barrie Savings Pass
My Barrie Savings Pass
My Barrie Savings Pass gives you access to great deals at restaurants, attractions, shopping, and things to do in Barrie all summer long. Download Now!
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The Bees in the Bush Festival
The Bees in the Bush Festival
The Bees in the Bush will include several productions reconfigured for an outdoors presentation, as well as boundary-pushing new works and a return of TIFT’s hit musical-in-concert in a new setting. Aug 3 to Oct 3.
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Inspiration For Your Next Adventure

Historical Downtown Barrie Tour
Historical Downtown Barrie Tour Historical Downtown Barrie Tour
Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour
Thirty points of interest in beautiful Barrie like the Simcoe & Queens Hotels, Barrie Jail, Nine Mile Portage & Old Fire Hall!
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Book A Tee Time
Book A Tee Time Book A Tee Time
 A round of golf in Barrie offers you a one-of-a-kind tour through our beautiful countryside; rolling hills, lush forests and spectacular landscapes.
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Dine Outdoors
Dine Outdoors Dine Outdoors
Patio season has arrived! Bring your shades and enjoy your food & drinks al fresco.
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Festivals & Events
Festivals & Events Festivals & Events
Barrie & Area has an abundance of cultural festivals and events throughout the year. From theatre productions and live music to outdoor films and craft shows.
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Summer Camps
Summer Camps Summer Camps
With new procedures and safety measures, some of our favourite local businesses are offering fun filled summer camps for your little ones.
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Hiking & Walking Trails
Hiking & Walking Trails Hiking & Walking Trails
Barrie & Simcoe County is home to some incredible trails that the whole family can enjoy to stay healthy and active.
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ladies shopping along barrie's main street

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How to get to Barrie

 

fishing boat on kempenfelt bay with Barrie waterfront in background

Driving Distance
1 Hour
DRIVE FROM MOST GTA LOCATIONS

GO Train
7 Trains
DAILY FROM TORONTO

Buses To Barrie
Buses
LEAVING EVERY HOUR

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