In case you hadn’t noticed by the onslaught of Mariah Carey on the radio/in the malls/echoing through the universe; Christmas is upon us.

As such, most of the events happening in Barrie take on a holiday dimension.

Scroll on to get your festive on and 5 Things To Do in Barrie this weekend!

Redline Christmas Artisan Market 

Redline’s Holiday Artisan Market goes on Sunday, December 1st. The afternoon includes a showcase of some amazing, local vendors, including The Farmer’s Daughter, Lenny Gale Designs, Madame Babu, Bay Harbour Natural and lots more.


Friday Harbour Tree Lighting Ceremony + Holiday Market

Hit the Pier at Friday Harbour all weekend for their Tree Lighting Ceremony and Holiday Market.

The Tree Lighting Ceremony happens on Saturday. The tree will be lit at 5:30, followed by a light show and fireworks display.

The Holiday Market runs through the weekend.

Bring something canned  or a toy to contribute to the food and toy drive. All donations go towards the Innisfil Life Centre.




Crystal Chakra Sound Healing

Loving Spirit hosts a guided Meditative Journey to Balance the Chakras through Breath, Crystals and Sound Healing.

Happening on Saturday. Learn more about  👣 Intention 🌀 Breath 💚 Guided Nidra 💎 Crystal Healing
and 🎵 Sound Healing.



16th Annual 12 BARZ of Christmas – Barrie

12 Barz of Xmas is back in Barrie, with stops at some of the best joints in town,

Tickets get you
– Exclusive access to the bars planned out for the evening. No cover and direct entry at all locations.
– Featured shot & drink specials at every bar
-Chance to win some gifts from a pool of prizes!

And may God have mercy on your liver.



Latin Christmas Dinner Party

Get your seasonal salsa on! Allandale Rec centre plays host to the first ever Latin Christmas bash on Saturday night.

Have an event coming up in Barrie? Tell us about it! Email [email protected] with the deets!