Author: Stu Lynam

The Weekender – May 6th The Weekender Is Powered by The The Queens Hometown Bar & Grill: The home of live music in Barrie and your destination for great food and great times! Free Comic Book Day Geeks and collectors in the home will definitely be keen to check this out. Free Comic Book day returns to BigB and comic stores all over the region. At the same time, you’ll get four freebies just for showing up, and a donation to the Barrie Food Bank gets you two more. In addition, there are giveaways, and cosplay, plus lots more for all…

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Barrie Road Trippin’ – Nicholson Barrie Road Trippin’ Is Powered By Audi Barrie! Connect With Their Expert Staff And Drive Off On This Road Trip In The Car Of Your Dreams! Day Trips By Car from Barrie As we welcome the return of warmer climes, we can all indulge in notions of traditional spring and summer fare like patios, barbecues…and road trips! Barrie’s central location makes us a prime hub to launch car voyages through the warm weather months. Every Thursday through September, we’ll bring a new Ontario destination you can reach in a reasonable travel time. And if you’ve got some…

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5 Spots For Vegan and Vegetarians in Barrie Barrie is home to a number of incredible vegan and vegetarian restaurants. These eateries have the potential to convert curious carnivores with delicious vegan burgers, plant-based lasagna and barbecued jackfruit dishes that rival the real thing. Scroll on for five places to get your nonmeat on. The Vegan Pantry 100% Vegan (or, as their hats and Tshirts say…Vegan AF) the Vegan pantry on Ross street offers up a packed menu of baked goods and hearty meal items. You can dive into their menu of vegan and gluten-free sweets, including brownies, doughnuts, Nanaimo…

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The Best of Barrie Live Music This Week “Music Is The Wine That Fills The Cup of Silence” – Robert Fripp As any veteran of Barrie’s live music scene will tell you, there aren’t many nights off here. If you’re game for going out, the city by the Lake is guaranteed to have a gig for you every week. Whether you’re craving an alt rock blowout or a laid back acoustic set, Thursday through Saturday in Barrie are jammed with jams from local talent and edgy bands from across the region. And if you’re an artist playing original music and…

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The Barrie Film Festival has announced the addition of a new program for high school age filmmakers!! The Central Ontario Youth Short Film Festival (COYSFF) is a qualifying opportunity for the Ontario Youth Film Festival, a province-wide competition to celebrate young filmmakers, This festival will challenge youth to use their imagination to go to places it’s never gone, and share their experience through short film. Using any and all cinematic equipment, including smartphones, the festival will explore ideas and tell youth’s stories. The OYFF is a non-profit organization for youth filmmakers open to all students registered in high school across…

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