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We can't wait to see you!
We can't wait to see you! We can't wait to see you!
Tourism Barrie's top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors. We look forward to welcoming visitors back to Barrie soon. We encourage everyone to please follow health and safety protocols to protect themselves and others.

 

Tourism Barrie’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors. We look forward to welcoming visitors back to Barrie soon. We encourage everyone to please follow health and safety protocols to protect themselves and others.

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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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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




Inspiration For Your Next Adventure

Explore Barrie Virtually
Explore Barrie Virtually Explore Barrie Virtually
There are many ways we can continue to explore the city we love and support our favourite local businesses from home.
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Take-Out & Delivery
Take-Out & Delivery Take-Out & Delivery
Enjoy the foods you love from our favourite Barrie restaurants in the comfort of your home!
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Hiking & Cycling Trails
Hiking & Cycling Trails Hiking & Cycling 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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Shop Local
Shop Local Shop Local
Buying local comes with many benefits for the community. Show your love for local and start shopping!
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Winter Fun
Winter Fun Winter Fun
Barrie is your perfect winter fun wonderland for downhill skiing, snowboarding and tubing or to venture out and enjoy pristine cross-country ski and snowshoe trails.
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City of Barrie Light Display
City of Barrie Light Display City of Barrie Light Display
Safely enjoy the City of Barrie's beautiful holiday light displays from the warmth of your car. Click the link below for a map.
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Experiences

This Is Barrie Playlist
This Is Barrie Playlist This Is Barrie Playlist
Take the time to discover more of what our great city has to offer and find some new local music to add to your music library!
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Kempenfelt Bay Walking Tour
Kempenfelt Bay Walking Tour Kempenfelt Bay Walking Tour

Experience Barrie's waterfront and learn about the prominent historical landmarks throughout the city on this audio tour.

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Virtual Exhibition Tour
Virtual Exhibition Tour Virtual Exhibition Tour
Soak in a little culture and explore the artwork from the MacLaren Art Centre's new season of exhibitions on a virtual tour of Portraits from MacLaren's Permanent Collection. #MuseumFromHome
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Great Taste of Ontario
Great Taste of Ontario Great Taste of Ontario
Taste your way through Downtown Barrie’s unique blend of culinary experiences, where chefs, brewers and farmers are crafting creative drinks and dishes that focus on local fresh ingredients and supporting our community.
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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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