Published August 4, 2023

Civic Holiday - What's Open and Closed

Lots more than usual open!
Civic Holiday - What's Open and Closed
Civic Holiday - What's Open and Closed


  • banks
  • government offices
  • some LCBO outlets
  • some Beer stores
  • some retail outlets


  • Some Beer stores - with modified hours
  • Some LCBO outlets - with modified hours
  • Many grocery stores - may have modified hours
  • Many drug stores - may have modified hours
  • Most malls - may have modified hours
  • convenience stores
  • gas stations
  • movie theatres
  • Gateway Casino - Innisfil
  • Casino Rama


  • Barrie – NO garbage collection; collection will be a day late this week
  • Orillia – NO garbage collection; collection will be a day late this week
  • Simcoe County – regular garbage collection day for areas serviced by Simcoe County


  • Barrie Sunday schedule; Barrie Transit also offering a free Kempenfest shuttle service from August 4 to August 7 to service the festival
  • Bradford No service
  • Clearview No service
  • Collingwood Colltrans No in-town service; Blue Mountain Town Link will offer service under normal operating hours
  • Midland/Penetanguishene No service
  • Orillia No service
  • Simcoe County Linx No service, except for Sunday service schedule on Route 4
  • GO Transit Saturday schedule

Reminder: Fireworks are not permitted in the City of Barrie on Civic Holiday weekend
Fireworks can only be set off on the following (single calendar) days: Victoria Day, Canada Day, New Year's Day, and for the duration of the recognized Lunar New Year and Diwali holidays, as per the Regulatory Matters by-law. 

What do you think of this article?

Have a breaking story?

Share it with us!
Share Your Story

What Barrie's talking about!

From breaking news to the best slice of pizza in town! Get everything Barrie’s talking about delivered right to your inbox every day. Don’t worry, we won’t spam you. We promise :)
Subscription Form
Consent Info

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Central Ontario Broadcasting, 431 Huronia Rd, Barrie, Ontario, CA, You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact

Related Stories