The weekend after the Superbowl and Winterfest is always a bit of a downer. It’s hard to follow up such a packed few days! Plus we all need a bit of time to decompress (translation; hangover recovery)
Luckily, there is still alot of fun to be had in the city by the Lake.
5 Things To Do This Weekend in Barrie
The Foxx Lounge. Donaleigh’s. Common Good Cafe.
Those are just a few of the great joints in town that offer live music every weekend. It’s no exception this weekend! Barrie’s The Hillbirds kicks off the gigs tonight at the lounge, with home grown talent B Knox sliding into the Common Good on Friday. And check out our Spotify playlist of the killer local talent to hear more tunes.
Indigo and Creative Barrie team up on Saturday to bring a pop-up shop to the Five Points Theatre. There’s plenty of titles to browse, a reader’s lounge and loads of vendors and exhibitions. Including a Dueling Weapons display and author readings. Happening all day Saturday and 11-3 on Sunday.
Defeat the February blahs with a mug or two of creative hot cocoa provided by the great cafes and bistros in Downtown Barrie.
Running every Saturday and Sunday through the month, rack up your purchases of a signature Hot Cocoa Trail on a ballot and enter to win one of three Hot Cocoa Trail Vouchers.
This year’s event is in support of Seasons Centre for Grieving Children.
An Ode To No One invades Mavrick’s on Saturday night. Get your Macho Man on with high flying spin kicks and bodyslams from Hustle Brand Wrestling, with VIP rinkside seating and general admission available. (19+)
Georgian College will be holding its Winter Open House at all seven campuses on Saturday, Feb. 8 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Visitors can enter a contest to win up to $5,000 toward tuition, take a student-led campus tour, and find out about student services and programs. Those who have already applied can attend info sessions on their program(s) and meet their future teachers.
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