Weekend Wonders: Stories, Skates, and Skiing in Simcoe County!

Looking for an exciting and diverse weekend getaway? Simcoe County has got you covered! Check out the immersive exhibition, ‘Tales of Fantasy,’ at the Simcoe County Museum. Or, enjoy a picturesque ice-skating retreat with ‘The Skate Escape’ at Friday Harbour. Adrenaline-seekers can witness top-tier skiing at Horseshoe Resort’s ‘Freestyle Ski Ontario Timber Tour.’ And for a day of empowerment, head to Bradford Greenhouses Garden Gallery for the ‘Barrie Women’s Show.’ With a blend of enchantment, thrill, and inspiration, this weekend will surely be one to remember!

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Barrie Women’s Show

Get ready for the return of the Barrie Women’s Show in 2024! Gather your closes women for this must-attend event this Saturday & Sunday. The show promises diverse activities, from engaging guest speakers and captivating live fashion shows to makeovers, health and wellness insights, beauty secrets, food inspiration, decor advice, and travel ideas – ensuring there’s something for everyone. Explore exclusive products from local vendors, many of which are one-of-a-kind treasures. With such a dynamic lineup, the Barrie Women’s Show guarantees entertainment for all attendees, making it the hottest event of the year in Barrie. For more information, click here.

The Skate Escape at Friday Harbour

Embrace the winter magic at Friday Harbour’s ‘The Skate Escape.’ Enjoy free ice skating in the Piazza, then warm up in Après Skate Domes with hot chocolate and cocktails. Indulge in treats from the FH Food Truck or dine at the Lake Club Restaurant. The Promenade offers unique activities, and the Winter Outdoor Adventure Centre provides more excitement. To learn more, click here.

Freestyle Ski Ontario – Timber Tour

Horseshoe Resort has another exciting event planned for this season! Experience the pinnacle of freestyle skiing at the ‘Freestyle Ski Ontario – Timber Tour,’ Ontario’s premier provincial competition series featuring Moguls, Slopestyle, and Halfpipe disciplines. The event starts with official training on the first day, setting the stage for two intense slopestyle competitions. Spectators are welcome to witness the incredible displays of skill and competition throughout the event, making it an exhilarating experience for all. For more information, click here.

Tales of Fantasy at Simcoe County Museum

Step into a fantastical universe at the Simcoe County Museum’s ‘Tales of Fantasy.’ Explore folktales from Quebec, Canada, and Aboriginal peoples, encountering flying canoes, wolf-men, and Devilish dances. These age-old stories, once used to explain life’s mysteries, have evolved into modern forms. Immerse yourself in a world where imagination knows no bounds as legends unfold with intriguing characters and plots at precise moments and locations. For more information, click here.

As the weekend unfolds in Simcoe County, filled with enchanting tales, thrilling escapades, and empowering showcases, there’s no better time to immerse yourself in the diverse tapestry of events awaiting you. Embrace each event’s unique experiences, creating memories that linger long after the weekend ends. Grab your friends and family, or go solo – embark on a weekend filled with joy, adventure, and inspiration in Simcoe County!

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