We love the Holidays, and we love how the City of Barrie gets festive. We took a drive around town to see some of the most Griswaldy light shows around. Here are the homes we checked out! 123 Violet Street – Tune into a local radio station and you will see the lights dance to the music! Nearly every inch of this home is covered by lights. Emms Drive – Candy canes and lights galore! This one is not to miss. 399 Codrington – SelfContinue reading
Every year, since 1973, families have flocked to Drysdale’s Tree Farm for festive fun. From cutting down your own Christmas Tree, to visiting with Santa, this is the place where the Holidays are alive. With more than 400 acres of trees, located just outside of Barrie, the Drysdale family has been growing and caring for these evergreens for three generations. When it comes to the perfect tree for your home, Doug Drysdale believes Fraser Fir is your best bet. It’s the perfect place to kickstart theContinue reading
Craft Beer has never been so popular, and Barrie boasts three big contenders in the beer game. Barnstormer Brewing and Distilling Co., Redline Brewhouse and the original craft brewer in Barrie, Flying Monkeys, all have unique offerings which makes them a destination for beer tourists. We check out all three in one day to check it all out iin this week’s Keys to the City of Barrie, brought to you by Pratt Homes.
Kempenfelt Community Players has been wowing crowds in Barrie for 40 years with their theatre shows and musicals, and this year’s Peter Pan is a definite show stopper! We had a sneak peek at the show before it hits the stage this week and got to meet some incredible young talent in this week’s Keys to the City of Barrie, brought to you by Pratt Homes.
Each year the City of Barrie rolls out a spooktacular event for families. The Ghost Bus Tour is essentially a City bus, decorated like a haunted house for kids and adults to walk through. The bus makes multiple stops at community centres in October, and we checked out this one at the Holly Rec Centre in this week’s Keys to the City of Barrie, brought to you by Pratt Homes.