Celebrating Canada Day 2020 in Barrie!

Celebrating Canada Day this year will be a little different than usual but great nonetheless! Although city-hosted events have been cancelled and large-scale gatherings are prohibited, there are still many safe and local ways to celebrate in Barrie!

Virtual Barrie Canada Day Engagement Hub

The City of Barrie has put together a special programming to enjoy safely from home. In addition to the scheduled virtual programming on the City's social media channels, you can join together and interact with other Barrie residents on their Canada Day engagement hub! There you can take Canadian-themed quick polls, check out fun Canada Day themed activities you can do from home, and share what makes you proud to be Canadian. Let's unite virtually with fellow Canadians from coast to coast to coast and share our national pride. Check out more here.

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FREE Cheese and Pepperoni Pizzas from P_zza 

P_zza is putting on a Canada day event for the awesome people of Barrie. For the whole day of Canada Day, they are offering FREE cheese and pepperoni pizzas to all customers, no purchase necessary! They are taking all health guidelines seriously for the event and are ready to make sure you can safely enjoy their great pizzas. To get to know them better click here!

Canada Day on the Patio with Tangle Creek!

For Canada Day, Tangle Creek has updated their Patio Menu! Enjoy Canada Day on the patio with dishes like Canadian Poutine, Canadian Bacon Burger, wings & more! Check out their Instagram for more information!

Canada Day Fun with Horseshoe Resort

Celebrate Canada Day wiith fun contests (with prizes!), a scavenger hunt, guided Copeland Forest Tours & more! Head over to their website for more details!

Running Room Barrie Canada day Virtual Race 

Between June 17 and July 1st, join the running room for a virtual race! Choose your own mode of activity - walk, run, cycle - to get yourself to sites or locations in your home city that represents to you your Canadian identity. Here is the event posting for more information on how to participate!

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Artisan Canada Day Decorations

Just in time for Canada Day Barrie’s Artisan boutique has barn board Canada Flags available in 3 sizes, great for indoor and outdoor use! Check them out here!

MP Doug Shipley's Canada Day Drive-Through Celebration

Join MP Shipley in the parking lot of the Barrie Legion 147 for a physically-distanced Canada Day drive-through celebration! Between 11 am and 2 pm, MP Shipley will be passing out cupcakes, paper flags, colouring books and other fun giveaways to vehicles driving through the Legion's parking lot. Find out the details here!

J'adore Fine Canadian Cheeses & Pairing Box 
Celebrate Canada Day with delicious Canadian Cheese and their special paring box! Browse through J'adore's Canada Day selection online here and get more information on their Instagram profile!

Canada Day 2020 Nationwide Livestream

The Nationwide Canada Day 2020 Livestream program kicks off at 1pm July 1st with the Canada Day Across the Country daytime show. Enjoy performances by Canadian artists from across the country, learn about our great nation and try out some fun activities! Join again for the evening show Canada Day Together at 8pm for more preformances until 10pm for augmented reality virtual fireworks. Downloadable Celebration Kits are also available for free and include Canada-themed crafts, games, recipes, outdoor activities and more. Check out their website for all the details!


Make sure to stay updated with Tourism Barrie for information about more upcoming events!

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