Simcoe County is set to dazzle this weekend with a fantastic lineup of events. From the MLK Ski Weekend at Blue Mountain to the Torchlit Self-Guided Snowshoe Hike at Snow Valley Ski Resort, the Lap-a-palooza at Horseshoe Resort, and the culinary delights of Top Cheflicious, topped off with the One Love Artisan Market – there’s something for everyone. Whether you’re an adventure seeker, a foodie, or an art enthusiast, this weekend promises a perfect blend of outdoor fun, gourmet experiences, and artistic discoveries in Simcoe County. Don’t miss out on the winter magic!
Prepare for an evening of culinary brilliance at Top Cheflicious presented by The Peggy Hill Team! Food enthusiasts are invited to indulge in a delightful experience filled with delectable dishes, entertainment, and a touch of competition at one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year. As 11 of Barrie’s top chefs showcase their culinary mastery, each competing for the coveted title of Barrie’s Top Chef, attendees will have the opportunity to savour various exquisite creations. It’s an evening where flavours collide, talent shines, and one chef emerges victorious in the heart of Barrie’s culinary scene. To purchase tickets, click here.
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Gear up for an adrenaline-packed day at “Lap-a-Palooza” at Horseshoe Resort–a challenge for participants to push their limits by completing the most ski laps within 5-hours! This thrilling event combines racing excitement with a day filled with vibrant entertainment and a dash of competitive spirit. Lap-a-Palooza It’s an opportunity to showcase speed and endurance while enjoying a fun and energetic atmosphere! To learn more, click here.
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MLK Ski Weekend
Embrace the spirit of equality and winter adventure at the MLK Ski Weekend, an essential event marking the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Blue Mountain Ski Resort, this four-day, three-night celebration pays homage to Dr. King’s vision of universal equality. The festivities commence with a heartfelt dedication ceremony honouring the civil rights leader’s enduring legacy. Beyond the exhilarating ski activities, attendees can participate in personal development and financial empowerment seminars, adding a meaningful dimension to the weekend! For more information, click here.
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Torchlit Self-Guided Snowshoe Hike
Experience the enchantment of Snow Valley’s Torchlit Self-Guided Snowshoe Hike, a breathtaking journey through a 2.6km illuminated trail with over two hundred torches. Enjoy a mid-hike gathering around a campfire, where complimentary treats and drinks await, accompanied by nature’s soothing melodies. The adventure takes approximately 1 to 1.5 hours at your own pace and includes a Trail Pass, Snowshoe Rentals, and a Head Lamp. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to explore and connect with nature in a new light! To reserve your spot, click here.
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One Love Artisan Market
Discover the vibrant showcase of local talent at Rise Up BWG’s One Love Artisan Market, celebrating BIPOC-owned businesses in the community. This unique event invites you to explore offerings from 16 exceptional local artisans and businesses, each bringing flair to the market. From Bella Lovelee Beads to STZ Jerk and beyond, indulge in diverse products and services. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere with live musical performances while perusing the market’s offerings. Sip on hot drinks and engage with the community as you support these small, local enterprises. Join us for a day of creativity, community, and discovery at One Love Artisan Market. To learn more, click here.
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As the weekend unfolds in Simcoe County, the diverse array of events promises a rich tapestry of experiences for every enthusiast. Whether you’re hitting the slopes at Blue Mountain for the MLK Ski Weekend, embracing the serenity of Snow Valley’s Torchlit Self-Guided Snowshoe Hike, indulging in the culinary brilliance of Top Cheflicious, or immersing yourself in the vibrant showcase of local talent at the One Love Artisan Market – this weekend is a celebration of adventure and artistic exploration. Simcoe County awaits with its winter magic, inviting you to create lasting memories and connections in this captivating corner of Ontario.
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