Get ready to elevate your weekend vibes with a lineup of exciting events that promise to add a dash of thrill and joy to your days off! With temperatures warming up from the past weekend, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to get outside and enjoy the fresh air while Ice Skating or dress up for a delicious dinner out at Localicious. So, gather your friends and family, and let the weekend festivities begin!
Localicious, sponsored by The Peggy Hill Team, is a culinary celebration that shines a spotlight on Barrie’s local and independent restaurants. The festival invites residents to savour diverse and unique flavours, showcasing the distinctive styles of smaller establishments. More than just a feast, Localicious promotes the extraordinary culinary experiences found in these hidden gems, setting them apart from chain or franchise restaurants. Join in supporting and savouring the vibrant local restaurant scene that makes Barrie’s gastronomy genuinely exceptional. To find the participating restaurants, click here.
Dive into an adrenaline-packed adventure at XPLAY, the ultimate trampoline park featuring dodgeball, basketball, foam pits, airbags, battle beams, and aerial silk lines. Elevate the excitement with multi-level laser tag and classic arcade redemption games. XPLAY is your go-to destination for gravity-defying thrills and interactive fun – the perfect recipe for an unforgettable day of excitement and entertainment! To learn more, click here.
The North Face Sunrise Climb
Join The North Face Sunrise Club for an unforgettable morning adventure! Skiers and snowboarders meet at the Base of the Orchards, then ascend Off-piste for coffee, tea, and snacks before catching the sunrise. Enjoy first tracks on the waterfall ski run and exclusive access to The North Face store in the Village, with chances to win prizes worth $7500. Experience the thrill of earning your turns and witnessing the sunrise from the slopes with this one-of-a-kind event! To register, click here.
Skating at Barrie’s City Hall
Experience the joy of gliding on ice at the City Hall Ice Skating Rink, meticulously maintained by the dedicated City staff. Open from 10 am until 10 pm, seven days a week, this inviting rink offers the perfect setting for pleasure skating. Lace up your skates and gracefully navigate the smooth ice as you soak in the winter wonder. Join the fun, whether you’re a seasoned skater or a novice, and relish the simple pleasures of a day spent on the ice at City Hall. For more information, click here.
As the weekend unfolds, the city comes alive with a kaleidoscope of experiences, catering to every taste and preference. Whether you’re savouring the diverse culinary offerings at Localicious, defying gravity at XPLAY, earning your turns with the sunrise at The North Face Sunrise Club, or gracefully gliding on the ice at City Hall’s skating rink, the possibilities are as endless as the memories waiting to be made. Embrace the vibrancy of the weekend, revel in the moments of adventure, and let Simcoe County be your playground.