As the year comes to an end, there are many exciting events that are happening in and around Simcoe County this weekend. Take time to reflect on the past year with your friend and family, as you celebrate the start of 2023!

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Snow Valley

Bring in the New Year on the Slopes and Trails this year at Snow Valley. Grab your friends and family and choose between skiing or boarding, snow tubing and a guided snowshoe hike. This evening will include a spectacular fireworks display over the Tube Park. For ticket information, click here.

New Year’s Eve Bash at Rec Room Barrie

Ring in 2023 with the Ultimate New Year’s Eve Bash at Rec Room. This event will include a game band with unlimited play, a photo booth and a champagne toast at Midnight! Enjoy live entertainment including music, magic and tarot card readings! For ticket information, click here.

Downtown Countdown in Barrie

Downtown Barrie is the place to be this year as you ring in the New Year. Since 1998, the Downtown Countdown has brought thousands of people together from all over Simcoe County to celebrate the arrival of the new year. Enjoy musical performances, skating, family activities and two fireworks shows! To learn more, click here.

Reflect on 2022 and Create Resolutions for 2023

Take time to reflect on the accomplishments, challenges and memories created in 2022. Give yourself credit for your achievements and consider the lesson you have learned this year. Then take the time to create goals and promise yourself to do differently in the New Year! Get your friends and family involved by sharing your resolutions with each other.

 Create a Vision Board for the New Year

Create a visual representation of your goals for 2023. A vision board is a collection of images and words that visually affirm your goals for the year. Grab your friends, and family and be creative while collecting images or words that represent your goals!