Are you looking for the perfect way to spend this weekend with your family? Simcoe County is filled with exciting activities to fill your weekend with laughs and create lasting memories.

Hot Cocoa Trail

Make your way through Downtown Barrie’s Hot Cocoa Trail. Explore local cafés and bakeries, enjoy food and drinks crafted with creativity and skill, and sip mugs full of delicious hot chocolate. To see participating locations, click here.


This weekend head to the cineplex to see a feature film with your friends and family. Whether it’s an action or a family-friendly feature Cineplex has so many exciting films for you to enjoy. Some films include Avatar: Way of Water, Puss in Boots: The Last Wish or premiering this weekend, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania. The options are endless. Click here to view the Cineplex website.

Snowman Mania

This weekend head to Wasaga Beach for Snowman Mania. Enjoy family-friendly activities such as Horse and carriage rides, indoor games garden, magic show, tobogganing, skating and so much more. New this year, The Snowman Mania Illumination Trail happening on the Oakview Woods Trail. To learn more, click here.

Zenith Escape Rooms

Check out Barrie’s Largest Escape Room, Zenith Escape Rooms! Take part in one of their challenging and uniquely themed games! The rooms are completely immersive and will have you wanting to come back for more. For more information, click here.

Family Day Weekend at Blue Mountain

Create lasting memories this Family Day weekend at Blue Mountain. Everything from live music acts to activities for the whole family to enjoy. Check out bamtastic drumming, ice sculpture carving, groove dance, fireworks and so much more. Click here for more information.