7 things to do this weekend (Feb 14th to 17th)

You've worked hard all week...now enjoy the long weekend!

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The Royal Distributing Cup

This weekend at Georgian Downs is the 12th Annual Royal Distributing Cup National Snowcross Races. There will be family-friendly activities (Including free admission for kids under 12 on Sunday) and tons of races including snowmobile, snow bike, UTV, and more. Grab a pass for the whole weekend for $50 or a single day pass for $30.

February 15th – 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM
February 16th – 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM


Related: National Snowcross races taking place at Georgian Downs this weekend


Kente Cloth Workshop

The Maclaren Art Centre is celebrating Black History Month with a Kente Cloth Workshop for kids age three to eight. Regional artist Sean George will lead families and explore the history and function of Kente Cloth while helping you create your own Kente inspired designs. This event is only $5 and you can sign up at 1:00 PM on the day of the workshop.

February 16th – 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM


Mama Mia!

This is your last weekend to check out the Kempenfelt Players production of Mama Mia! at the Georgian Theatre. Sing along to all your favorite ABBA hits like Dancing Queen and Lay All Your Love On Me while enjoying the award-winning performances.

February 14th – 8:00 PM
February 15th – 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
February 16th – 2:00 PM


Related: Here we go again…the Kempenfelt Players present: Mama Mia!



Family Day Festival

Friday Harbour will be flush with things to do this weekend at their Family Day Festival happening this weekend. There will be live performances, a winter vendor market, skating with Olaf and Elsa, and tons more. The main event is a professional ice-carving event where teams will battle it out for huge cash prizes.

February 15th to 17th


Coldest Night Of the Year Kick-Off Party

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual fundraising event that raises money for Youth Haven in Barrie. This year, Multi Tech Audio Visual is throwing a kick-off party at Lions Gate Banquet Centre with dancing, prizes, silent auctions and more. Tickets are $80 and all proceeds with go to support Youth Haven.

February 15th – 6:00 PM to 12:30 PM



North Bay Battalion vs Barrie Colts

This Saturday the Barrie Colts will take on the visiting North Bay Battalion at the Sadlon Arena. The Colts have been on fire with their new coach behind the bench but the Battalion have lost their last seven games so they will be very hungry for a win.

February 15th – 7:30 PM


Princess Margarete Home Lottery

The Princess Margarete Home Lottery kicked off again this year with their biggest grand prize ever; a $5.2 million showhome, a $1.2 million cottage, and $500,000 cash. All money raised through the lottery goes to support the life-saving work done by the Princess Margaret Cancer Research Centre and starting on February 15th the luxurious showhome will be open to the public (at certain times).

February 15th
Tuesday to Friday – 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Weekends and Holidays – 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM


Related: The Princess Margaret Home Lottery is once again raising money to support their cancer centre