7 Things To Do This Weekend (January 3rd to 5th)

Keep partying or kick back and relax?

Barrie Colts VS North Bay Battalion

Cheer on our boys as they host the North Bay Battalion this Saturday at the Sadlon Arena. These two teams have a win each against each other this season so this one will be the tiebreaker. The Colts are currently sitting in 5th place in the Eastern Conference and The Battalion is sitting in last place in the entire league.

January 4th – 7:30 PM

Open Jam Night

The Night King Bar and Grill in Downtown Barrie is hosting an open jam night for you to show off your skills or take in some local talent. You can contact the bar ahead of time to book a showcase or show up on a first come first serve basis. Cover is also free for the night.

January 4th – 9:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Bottoms Up

Bottoms Up will be live at Doneleighs this weekend along with Cold drinks and hot food playing all the best songs that will get you out of your chair and onto the dance floor. Be sure to get an order of Doneleighs out of this world Spinich Dip or warm up with a delicious Irish coffee.

January 4th – 10:00 PM to 2:00 AM



Andrew Sherriff

Enjoy some acoustic music at Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery this weekend when Toronto natives Andrew Sherriff and Erica Knox bring their emotionally-charged folk music and beautiful voices to Barrie. Enjoy a couple of cold ones too with Flying Monkeys huge assortment of over 16 craft beers like Antigravity Lager, Chocolate Manifesto Stout, or crowd favorite Juicy Ass IPA.

January 5th – 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Paint Nite: Bright Northern Lights

Unleash your inner creativity with Paint Nite at The Works Gourmet Burger Bar. With all supplies provided, you will be guided by a talented artist who will help you go from blank canvas to masterpiece in only 2 hours. This event is 19+ and you can order food and drinks during the event too.

January 4th – 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Grab A Coffee

With New Years behind us, I’m sure many of you partied your pants off and could use a little respite. Thankfully Barrie is flush with amazing local coffee shops to sit back and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere. Common Good, Homestead, and Bohemia are not only fantastic choices, but they are also just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to getting that wonderful black nectar in Barrie.

Related: Best Coffee Shops In Barrie Worth Venturing Out To

Donate Blood

Now that the hustle and bustle of the holidays is over, we all have some time on our hands so why not fill it by donating some life-juice? Head over to the website and book an appointment now because one donation can save up to three lives.