May Days: Another Reason To Enjoy Downtown Barrie

As if we needed any more reasons to shop and eat downtown!

The Shops and restaurants of downtown Barrie are giving you even more reason to head down and enjoy the incoming spring weather. Over 50 businesses are participating in May Days and have contributed to a prize worth over $2,500. Head downtown and shop at any of the participating stores and you will receive a ballot for a chance to win the growing prize pack! Here are a few of the incredible stores you can shop at and receive a ballot.

Osgoode Company

Not only does this stylish store have clothes and accessories that will make your wardrobe pop but also has a warm atmosphere that makes for a welcome and relaxing shopping experience. Osgoode Company has contributed a $125 gift certificate the May Days prize package!


Along with clothing, shoes, and accessories, Souldiers also specializes in skate decks, wheels, trucks, and anything else you’ll need to shred up the rails and half-pipes of Barrie’s skate parks. Win the May Days prize package and you’ll be looking at a shirt, sweater, and skateboard worth over $200!

TLC Bistro & Cafe

Homestyle bistro food, friendly conversation, and live music, TLC combines all of this into a small and cozy atmosphere. Always showcasing local art and hosting open mic nights on Thursdays, this location has become a staple for checking out the local culture. The May Day prize package includes 2 dinners and 2 shows valued at $50!

BLiSS Yoga

Whether you’re a Yoga guru or looking to try it for the first time, BLiSS offers enough classes to make it easy to find one that fits with kids, hot and even prenatal yoga classes. If you win the May Day prize package you’ll be getting a month membership BLiSS worth $149!


This Bicycle shop offers up everything a cycling enthusiast could ever need. With a huge selection of bikes, repairs, classes and even a custom fitting service to ensure you are as comfortable as you can be while riding. Trek is offering up a free bicycle tune-up worth $50 in the May Day prize package!

With countless other stores and restaurants participating, you don’t want to miss out on the May Day excitement! For full details on the contest and a list of all participating businesses, check out the May Days event page here.