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5 Clutter Free Gift Ideas in Barrie

5 Clutter Free Gift Ideas in Barrie


There is a great joy to watching your loved ones tear open their gifts on Christmas morning. Seeing them revel in the gifts you picked is rewarding and fun.

And yet…the copious amount of paper waste that Xmas generates can weigh on your conscious.

But it doesn’t have to be all shiny wrappers and bows!

Consider these reduced materials ideas that you can right here in Barrie to cut the clutter.


5 Clutter Free Gift Ideas in Barrie




The Barrie area has a full slate of shows coming to town in 2020, including Theory of a Dead Man, Jeff Dunham and Tokyo Police Club. Any live music fans on your list would be happy to score passes to a gig or two.



More of a hockey fan to buy for? The Colts have over 20 home games still to come before the end of the season.



Both the Barrie Film Festival and both Cineplex locations have gift cards for purchase if you want to give the gift the big screen.

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For the cinema lover in your life! ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ Give the gift of film this holiday season with a BFF Screen One Season Pass! ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ Our Screen One Film Series takes place the first Wednesday and Thursday of the month, January through to December. The Pass contains access to 12 individual films in the Screen One series, for a year from the date of purchase.⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ $90 (includes HST)⁠⠀ Buy In person – at Barrie Uptown Theatre⁠⠀ 55 Dunlop Street West⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ In December, our box office at the Uptown Theatre will be open this week for our Screen One program,⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ Dec 5, 3pm – 7:30pm ⁠⠀ Dec 12, 6pm – 7:30pm⁠⠀ Dec 19, 3pm – 7:30pm⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ BuyOnline >>⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ Pick up at the box office at the dates/times noted above. ⁠⠀ *The recipient can also pick up on Jan 8/9 during our first Screen One of 2020⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ On Screen One Monthly screening night, pass holders can head straight to the ticket-holders line and show it to one our our Volunteers at the door to scan. 12 chances to see some of the best independent films from Canada and around the world. ⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ Gift certificates are also available!

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Barrie’s recreation centres offer gift cards that can be preloaded and applied to swimming, workouts or any number of leagues and classes.



Take advantage of the dozens of great eateries in town and grab some gift cards for a night out.

The Farmhouse, Barnstormer’s, Limoncello and 147 Dunlop are just a few of the locally owned joints that offer passes. And great grub.

What did you think of our 5 Clutter Free Gift Ideas in Barrie? Let us know if we missed any spots or experiences! 

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