Welcome to another exciting weekend in Simcoe County! If you’re looking for the best events in the area, you’re in luck. From outdoor markets, Magic shows, or the Barrie Fair, Simcoe County has something for everyone. Whether you’re a nature lover, a food enthusiast, an art connoisseur, or just looking to unwind, we’ve got you covered.


Get ready to experience the ultimate community gathering at the Barrie Fair! This event is more than just your average fair; it’s a celebration that brings people from all walks of life together. With a captivating lineup of shows, many exciting attractions, and a lively midway, the Barrie Fair promises a weekend of pure enjoyment for everyone involved. To learn more, click here.

Starry Night Art Gallery Tour

Prepare to be enchanted by the artistic tapestry of Orillia during the annual Starry Night Studio & Gallery Tour. This self-guided walking tour, set against the backdrop of late August’s embrace, offers an exceptional opportunity to explore the vibrant heart of downtown Orillia through the eyes of local artists. As you traverse the charming streets, you’ll discover a captivating world of creativity within artist studios, galleries, shops, and restaurants. To learn more, click here.

Innisfil Beach Road Market

Calling all local market enthusiasts! Get ready to experience the perfect blend of community, creativity, and coastal vibes at the Innisfil Beach Road Market. This monthly event is a true testament to the region’s local talent and artisanal spirit. This August, the market is thrilled to host a special edition featuring a local kids’ market, where young, inspiring entrepreneurs will showcase their creations just in time for back-to-school. And remember to bring your beach essentials because, after you’ve explored the market’s offerings, the sandy shores of Simcoe Lake are just a stone’s throw away. For more information, click here.

Simcoe Makers Market

Join Simcoe Makers Market in celebrating the work of local artisans and culinary talents. This free event occurs at Murphys Farm on Sunday, August 27th, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The first 20 attendees will receive swag bags, while entertainment includes a Magic show, glitter tattoos, and the creative Paint A Bus experience by Landmark Bus Lines. The Fun Farm Yard offers sandboxes, an obstacle course, and more for family fun. For more information, click here.

Magic Show with Sawyer Bullock

Head to Blue Mountain and prepare to be captivated by the spellbinding talents of Sawyer Bullock, an internationally acclaimed, award-winning speaker and performer. Sawyer has earned prestigious international awards and garnered glowing accolades from audiences worldwide. With a repertoire combining mind-bending Magic and engaging humour, Sawyer Bullock’s magic show promises an unforgettable experience that will amaze you. To learn more, click here.