Calendar of Events

Barrie & Area has an abundance of cultural festivals and events, many located on the waterfront. Come and enjoy a live theatre performance. Check out a film under the stars or browse arts & crafts and culinary delights at Kempenfest and Promenade Days. Barrie has it all to keep you and your family entertained all year long.


Pumpkinferno at Discovery Harbour

Pumpkinferno at Discovery Harbour Join us for Pumpkinferno at Discovery Harbour - a spooky start to the Halloween season! Bring the whole family and experience a hauntingly good time!

Enjoy the magic of hundreds of outdoor exhibits featuring over 5,000 artificial hand-carved pumpkins! Test your courage, making your way through Grim Reaper’s Grove, where zombies, clowns and witches lurk in the shadows!

Experience this event from the comfort of your vehicle on Wednesdays starting October 4th or join us for the walk-thru version Thursday– Sunday from October 5th to 29th.

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