Things To Do in the Barrie Area This Weekend (Apr 7-9)
Thursday April 6 - Sunday April 23: Head to Cookstown's South Simcoe Theatre for 'Little Shop of Horrors.' In this Motown-flavoured comedy horror musical a flower shop assistant discovers an exotic plant with a gory appetite.
Friday April 7: Take in the sounds of Gordon Lightfoot at Casino Rama. He is the artist behind songs like 'Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald', 'Sundown' & 'If You Could Read My Mind.'
Saturday April 8 & Sunday April 9: Check out the Tiffin Centre for Conservation's annual 'Spring Tonic Maple Syrup Festival!' Learn how maple syrup is made at the sugar shack, enjoy a pancake & sausage breakfast with local maple syrup. There will also be wagon rides, live music and more!
Saturday April 8 & Sunday April 9: If a candy hunt, baby animals and face painting sound like something your family would enjoy head to Chappell Farms to enjoy their Spring Festival.
Saturday April 8 & Sunday April 9: Visit the Easter Bunny this weekend at Rounds Ranch during their annual Easter Egg Hunt. Solve the mystery of 'The Cotton Tail Caper' or follow the Bunny Trail.
Sunday April 9: Take the family out to dinner at Boston Pizza on Bryne Dr between 5-8PM and enjoy a dining experience with Snow Princess Anna! Have the kids dress as princesses and princes, get pictures with Snow Princess Anna and personalize autographs! No reservation required!
Sunday April 9: Commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Canadian Corps victory at Vimy Ridge, France at the Barrie Legion on St Vincent St. There will be a parade and wreath laying ceremony followed by speakers and displays of World War 1 memorabilia.