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Whether you are rediscovering your city, coming to visit on vacation or simply spending a day doing happy things, there is plenty to see and do in Barrie this summer. The team at Alair Homes Barrie is proud to call this city home and share some of our favorite summertime activities with you.

Medley Food And Drink Festival

July 20 to 22. $15 for the day, $25 for the weekend. Rub elbows with celebrity chefs, taste incredible food, listen to live music and check out more than 60 vendors at the Medley Food and Drink Festival.

Theater by the Bay

Even in Barrie the sun can get hot, and that’s a great reason to stay inside and catch a movie. Located in 55 Dunlop St. East, Theater by the Bay is the perfect family-friendly venue. Call the box office for showings and times. (705) 735-9243.

Maker’s Night: Little Bots

July 12. 5:00 to 7:30 pm. Georgian College. Free. Admit it. You’ve always wanted to make your own robot, especially if it dances. Come make that childhood fantasy come true at the build your bot event. This event is family-friendly, so feel free to bring the kiddos along as you take a break from your bathroom or kitchen renovation.

Promenade Days And Canada Day Festivities

June 30 to July 2. 10 am. To 7 pm. Street Market, Dunlop St. Free. The stores will have their wares outside for your viewing pleasure during the Canada Day festivities. Come window shop, check out local vendors or find that perfect gift for your favorite someone. Music, food, things for children to do, and lots of fun are also on the agenda.


July 11. 11:00 am. To 8:00 pm. 128 Brock St. Free. Come play the links or relax with your nine iron in hand. This event is open to individuals and teams, so gather a few friends and make a day of it.

Classics In The Park Car Show

July 21. 8:00 am. To 4:00 pm. Heritage Park. Free. Enjoy your favorite food and beverage as you tour over 300 classic cars and trucks. Look out over Kempenfelt Bay as you contemplate the classic lines and svelte designs of the autos. Enjoy oldies spun by a DJ and lots more family-friendly fun.

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Craft Beer And BBQ Festival

July 6 to July 8. Saturday, 11 am. To 10 pm., Sunday 11 am. To 6 pm. Heritage Park. Free admission with food for purchase. It wouldn’t be Canada without a festival, and it wouldn’t be summer without barbecue. Throw in craft beer, music, and a cook-off, and it’s sure to be a weekend to remember.

Visitors to Barrie often gaze around them in wide-eyed wonder and decide that this isn’t just a great place to visit, it is the place they want to call home. If that describes you, Alair Homes Barrie is here to help. We build beautiful custom homes and complete quality home renovations to create your ideal living space. Contact us to learn more and schedule a consultation.