Get ready to embark on a weekend of unforgettable experiences, from the zen-like harmony of Dog Yoga amidst the lush surroundings of Sunnidale Park to the pulse-pounding excitement of the Dragon Boat Festival’s fierce competitions. Whether you’re seeking tranquillity, adrenaline, or a hearty dose of carnival magic, our lineup will satisfy all your weekend cravings.
BARRIE DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL
Dive into the heart of community spirit and friendly competition at the Barrie Dragon Boat Festival. Thanks to dedicated sponsors, volunteers, and community partners, this annual event has raised an impressive $2 million for over 60 charities, including the Barrie Public Library’s Future Branches Campaign. Join in the excitement as synchronized paddling and enthusiastic cheers make a real difference while creating unforgettable memories. To learn more, click here.
DOG YOGA AT SUNNIDALE PARK
Experience ultimate relaxation and bonding with your furry friend at Sunnidale Park’s Dog Yoga. In this 45-minute class, you’ll engage in a series of slow, static postures while incorporating your dog. Whether you’re new to yoga or a seasoned practitioner, this unique session offers a serene way to unwind and embrace the peaceful surroundings of Sunnidale Park. For Ticket information, click here.
23RD ANNUAL CLASSIC CAR SHOW
Rev up your engines and mark your calendars for a day of automotive excitement at the 23rd Annual Classic Car Show in Downtown Orillia! Get ready to be captivated by a stunning assembly of more than 300 classic cars gracing the streets, turning Downtown into a vintage paradise. As you wander through the charming Downtown, relishing the live entertainment, delectable dining, and tempting shopping options for all to enjoy. For more information, click here.
CAM BROWN AT REC ROOM
Experience the dynamic sounds of Cam Brown, Barrie’s own singer/songwriter, at The Rec Room Barrie. With diverse influences, Cam delivers a captivating performance that spans Top 40, country, and classic hits. An accomplished vocalist and guitarist, he’s ready to light up the stage with his unique musical blend. For more information, click here.
This weekend, head to Toronto to experience CNE 2023. Across 18 days, including Labor Day, attendees enjoy concerts, exhibits, delicious food, shopping, rides, and engaging activities. With highlights like The Farm, Kids’ World, and an impressive Air Show, the CNE captures the heart of end-of-summer festivities, uniting tradition and modern excitement. For more information, click here.