Supporting Local this Holiday Season!

The holiday season is quickly approaching! This year more than ever before, buying local is extra important to do. Make sure you support the Barrie economy through our local small businesses. With a great selection of stores to choose from, supporting local is easy, and we're sure you'll find some unique gifts your loved ones are sure to appreciate! 

ZuZu Fashion Boutique

Zuzu Fashion Boutique is Downtown Barrie's local fashion destination for women. At ZuZu's, you can indulge in the extraordinary collections of clothing, jewelry, accessories and footwear by Canadian and International designers. Need some help picking something special for your loved one? Their friendly and knowledgeable Fashion Advisors are there to help! 


Barrie Olive Oil

With locations in both the North and the South end, Barrie Olive Oil offers some of the highest quality extra virgin olive oils harvested from around the globe as well as savoury intense white and dark balsamic vinegars. With over 50 flavours to sample, gift sets, specialty food items and more, their high-quality products make for great quality gifts! Check out their online store with local delivery if you can't go to the store. 


Our House

Our House is a unique gift shop located in Downtown Barrie featuring a beautiful selection of housewares, jewellery, kitchenware, pottery, gourmet foods, and so much more. Carrying top brands like Pandora, Emma Bridgewater, Crabtree & Evelyn, Maxwell Williams, Brighton and many others, there's no need to go to the busy malls for your shopping this year! Visit Our House, and they will happily help you find what you are looking for!


The Artisan Boutique

The Artisan Boutique is where you'll have no trouble finding a wide variety of beautiful locally handcrafted goods for great one-of-a-kind gifts! With work from over 70 local makers, featuring everything from woodworking, glass and pottery to children's items, candles and edibles. Stop in and experience a local market without the crowds or shop online through their website!


J’adore Fine Cheese & Chocolates 

Located in downtown Barrie, J'adore offers a wide range of 150 cheeses from around the world, handcrafted chocolate and locally made products. Even if you know nothing about cheese, the staff will steer you in the proper direction. Pick your own selection or choose from their tasting boxes, perfect gifts for any cheese lover! Hesitant to go in-store? Browse in advance on their online store. With curbside pick up, they make your holiday shopping easy and safe, delivering directly to your vehicle.


Bradford Greenhouse Garden Galleries 

Bradford Greenhouses is your one-stop-shop to fulfill all of your holiday home décor and gift needs. With a vast selection of holiday items, at Bradford Greenhouse, you'll be able to find all your indoor and outdoor décor needs as well as great gift items for all members of the family. Make your purchases online on their website with curbside pickup options available at both of their locations. 


Georgian Mall

The Georgian Mall is home to all the stores you might need your holiday shopping needs. With over 150 retailers including Sport Chek, Lululemon, Victoria Secret, Sephora, American Eagle, EB Games, Micheal Hill and HomeSense, the Georgian Mall is the largest shopping centre in the Barrie/Huronia/Muskoka area.


Park Place

Located in the South End, Park Place features an exciting lineup of retailers, including Cabela’s, Goodness Me, Bouclair, Best Buy, Lindt, DSW and much more! You’re sure to find everything you’re looking for this holiday season, all in one place! While you’re at it, stop in for a bite to eat at one of the local restaurants, conveniently located in the same shopping center.

Look here for more local stores to check out for all of your holiday shopping needs.

COVID-19 message

When going out to shop, remember to follow all health and safety regulations set in place by officials. Wear a mask, keep your distance, wash your hands thoroughly and above all, stay home if you are sick. Enjoy (safely)! 



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