Calendar of Events

Barrie & Area has an abundance of cultural festivals and events, many located on the waterfront. Enjoy a live theatre performance, check out a film under the stars or browse arts & crafts and culinary delights at Kempenfest and Promenade Days. During the winter, celebrate everything we love about the snow at Barrie's Annual Winterfest. Barrie has it all to keep you and your family entertained all year long.

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Named one of the Top 100 Festivals in Ontario, Winterfest is a great way to celebrate winter with adventures that the whole family will enjoy.

Outdoor Activities at Heritage Park & Meridian Place includes: horse drawn wagon rides, Snow Valley Mini Tube, bonfire warming zone, dog cart rides, winter play nature exploration zone, inflatable slide, BodyZorbs, mini-golf, ice sculptures, lumberjack shows, historic walking tours, winter kites and so much more.

Activities will also be available at other locations including the Barrie Native Friendship Centre, Barrie Public Library, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie Farmers Market and more.

Winterfest Schedule     Hello Winter Schedule

Event Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm 
Admission: Free 
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