“8” Things To Do This Weekend (July 12th – 14th)

Food, movies, and zen!


It’s the best time of the year for foodies! Barrielicious if back again with 50 restaurants participating with tons of specialty prix fixe menus. If you’ve been eyeing that one restaurant for a while, it is the perfect time to dive in and give it a try!

Related: Barrielicious Is Back For The Summer

Megan Anne At The British Arms

Megan Anne is an award-winning indie-pop artist and she will be jamming out at The British Arms on July 12th! Bring a friend and take advantage of the 2-4-1 fish & chips special that runs every Friday as well! Head downtown this Friday for the feel-good vibes and fantastic food!

Friday Flicks

Grab your popcorn, it’s Friday Flicks at the Barrie Public Library! Head to the Downtown Branch at 2:30 PM for Mary Poppins Returns or over to the Painswick Branch at 2:30 PM and 6:30 PM for DisneyNature’s African Cats and remember you’re always welcome to bring your own nut-free snacks and refreshments!

North Barrie Bazaar

Head to the Ferris Lane Community Church for the North Barrie Bazaar on July 13th from 9 AM to 5 PM. Get everything you need for the Summer with crafts, vendors and tons of food! There is also still vendor opportunities available by emailing lancestephenryan@gmail.com!

Learn To Dragon Boat

If you love the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival and have always wanted to give it a try yourself, now is your chance! On July 13th you can meet at the Heritage Park Gazebo and for $5 you can learn what it takes to be on a Dragon Boat team!


If you’ve been thinking “boy, I really wish there was an event with healing therapies, natural products, art, handmade crafts, live music and buskers, tasty food, and yoga classes”, have I got good news for you! Zenfestival arrives at Sunnidale Park on July 13th from 11 AM to 7 PM and the best part is, it’s free!

Cider and Yoga

If you prefer your zen with 5% alcohol content, then Heritage Estates has you covered with Cider and Yoga! Enjoy an afternoon of yoga in their beautiful vineyard with post-class cider refreshments! Don’t miss the fun on July 14th from 1 PM to 3 PM!

Fearless Women’s Summit

On July 14th, Georgian College will be hosting the Fearless Women’s Summit with a day full of meaningful connections and inspirational speakers including Nathalie McKee, Jennifer Febel, Joanne Shank, Ellen Wong, Anna Santos, Odette Peek and many more!