3 Things In Barrie To Check Out This Weekend
The days after a long weekend are always a bit of a letdown, but the shorter work week means we are one day closer to the next Saturday-Sunday break.
And with a little bit of summer still to go, and plenty of intriguing events happening around town, you can make this weekend Insta worthy/
Read on for a trio of fun ideas to try…
Anyone who has been in the pubs around town has been witness to the sweet sounds of live music accompanying their meals and bevys. And it’s been sweet.
This Friday is no exception, with Malone’s, Taco Alley, Fionn Macool’s, Flying Monkey’s, The Queens and other joints all providing the mic for in house singers. Furthermore, you can see more gigs by opting in to our weekly newsletter! And if you are a lover of local lyricists, take a deep dive into Uncover The Music, our podcast interview series with musicians from the local scene.
This month the Barrie Public Library hosts their annual Comic Con celebrations, with a ton to do online. On Saturday parents can tune in for a crash course in E-Sports. Esports often take the form of organized, multiplayer video game competitions. This is your chance to find out how the kiddos can benefit from virtual sports, and how to support them. Moreover, the chat is totally free.
Got some young ones in the house who can’t pass a couch without attempting an aerial? Gymnastics might be their jam. On Saturday you can have a look around the Barrie Kempettes facility and get a sneak preview of their fall programming.
Vendors will be on hand, as well as a bottle drive.