Culture Days programs invite the public to get behind-the-scenes to highlight the importance of art and culture in our community.

This years programming will be scene through the thematic lens of Unexpected Intersections - encouraging creative and outside-the-box thinking to reveal new avenues of discovery, learning, and expression.

**Note: New COVID-19 procedures have been implemented to ensure guests and staff are safe. Please contact the individual businesses or visit their websites to learn about what you can expect when you arrive**

culture days in barrie
Culture Days
Culture Days Culture Days
September 25th - October 25th
Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture and will be extending beyond the traditional annual weekend of events to a more inclusive 4-week schedule of activities.
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Open Air Dunlop
Open Air Dunlop Open Air Dunlop
Saturdays beginning September 26th
Walk along Barrie's Downtown streetscape, visit a local patio or shop, and discover local artists and their works. Dunlop Street East between Mulcaster Street and Clapperton Street will be closed to vehicle traffic. 
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MacLaren Art Centre
MacLaren Art Centre MacLaren Art Centre
Culture Day programs invite the public to get hands-on and behind-the-scenes to highlight the importance of arts and culture in out community. 
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creative businesses

4Cats Arts Studio
4Cats Arts Studio 4Cats Arts Studio
A professional art studio for creating and spending quality time with your friends and family. It's a place where people of all art experience levels to come together to play, create and invite creativity into their lives.

Location:
135 Mapleview Dr. West Google Map
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The Artisan Boutique
The Artisan Boutique The Artisan Boutique
A place for local artisans to showcase their items and shoppers to find beautiful and unique handcrafted goods. Located on the corner of Dunlop & Mulcaster Street.

Location: 130 Dunlop St. East Google Map
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ArtWonderfull Creative Centre
ArtWonderfull Creative Centre ArtWonderfull Creative Centre
Providing lessons for children and adults in acrylic painting, watercolour painting, graphic drawing, chalk pastel, sculpture and other varieties of visual media.

Location: 4 Alliance Blvd. Unit 3 Google Map
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The Camphill Store
The Camphill Store The Camphill Store
Beautiful handcrafted items including - Candles, Pottery and Cards. The Camphill store showcases and sells products made by Camphill residents, alongside artists and crafts people from the Barrie area.

Location: 111 Dunlop St. East Google Map
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Creative Café
Creative Café Creative Café
Unleash your creativity! Creative Café is a funky and contemporary studio where you are the artist. No experience is necessary! Everything you need to create your own work of art is supplied!

Location: 21 Commerce Park Drive Google Map
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Curry's Art Supplies
Curry's Art Supplies Curry's Art Supplies
Curry's Art Supplies offers a great selection of artist materials and has been serving Canadian artists since 1911. Over 20,000 art materials for artists of all abilities and budgets.

Location: 520 Bryne Drive Google Map
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Drawing House
Drawing House Drawing House
A drawing studio and art supply store offering quality art supplies and art instruction for all ages. Offering private lessons, art classes, cartooning classes, and life drawing.

Location: 60 Mary Street Google Map
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Music Pro
Music Pro Music Pro
A music store destination! Find musical instruments, amplifiers and P.A. systems, lighting, recording equipment, music books, video mixers and projectors and a whole lot more.

Location: 133 Mapleview Dr. West Google Map
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Petal Pushers Studio
Petal Pushers Studio Petal Pushers Studio
Florals & Fiber - Make & Take Workshops - Vintage & Natural Decor. Commissioned handmade macrame and wedding floral design. Shop a selection of curated vintage and natural decor!

Location: Lakeshore Mews Google Map
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