June Events for Barrie and Area 2017


24 May June Events for Barrie and Area 2017

Screen One Monthly Film Series

SCR1-webhdr-Land-of-MineDates: 01 Jan – 31 Dec, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Uptown Theatre – 55 Dunlop Street

Website: http://barriefilmfestival.ca

Phone: 705-481-1004

This popular monthly film series showcases an international line up of cinematic gems. Screenings are on the first Wednesday & Thursday of the month year-round.Show Time: Visit www.barriefilmfestival.ca for screening times.
Admission: Adults – $10; Seniors/Students: $8.00

Lawn Chair Luminata

Luminata-logo_colDates: 01 May – 30 Sep, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Waterfront – Heritage Park and Centennial Beach

Website: http://lawnchairluminata.com/schedule

Phone: 705-734-1414

A free summer series offering a diverse range of entertainment in Downtown Barrie every Wednesday evening, weather permitting. The Barrie Thunder Classics showcase their classic and custom cars and trucks, and the Barrie Film Festival presents free outdoor screenings on select evenings. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair.

Admission: Free
Click here for schedule.

35th Annual Spring Automotive Flea Market

b7d65c_3d198b3c01024988a781943a142f523e.jpg_srz_819_237_85_22_0.50_1.20_0Dates: 01 – 04 Jun, 2017

Location: Oro-Medonte

Address: Burl’s Creek Event Grounds, 180 8th Line South

Contact: Burls Creek Family Event Park

Website: http://www.thebafm.com/

Phone: 705-487-3663

Canada’s Finest Automotive Flea market offers everything from collectibles & classic cars to those hard to find car parts. If you can’t find it here, you can’t find it here, you can’t find it anywhere. It’s a car lover’s dream – Car Sales Corral, Sunday Auto Auction, Show & Shine and thousands of vendors. You won’t believe your eyes, Bring your friends & Family and stay in our convenient campground. One of the largest of its kind in North America. Something for everyone, from t-shirts to Model T’s.Event Time: Thurs – Sat: 7am – 7pm; Sun: 7am – 5pm
Admission:  $10.00 Daily Admissions
$20.00 Weekend Pass (Thursday-Sunday)
$25.00 Weekend Pass & Parking Pkg.
$5.00 Parking Fee per Vehicle

South Simcoe Theatre Presents “Four Play: A Showcase of Play Readings”

0000013361Dates: 01 – 04 Jun, 2017

Location: Cookstown

Address: The South Simcoe Theatre – 1 Hamilton Street


Phone: (705) 458-4432

Every session presents a different set of play readings! The Four Play format presents lightly rehearsed readings of a variety of works: some old, some new, some rare, some challenging. Playwrights are wanted for this event.
Show Times: Thurs – Sat: 8pm & Sun: 2pm
Admission: $5.00 per play-reading session

Georgian College Auto Show

Final-DesignDates: 02 – 04 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Georgian College Campus, 1 Georgian Drive, Barrie

Contact: Georgian College Autoshow

Website: http://www.georgiancollege.ca/news-events/all-events/auto-show/overview-tab/

Phone: 705-722-5161

The Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC) is gearing up to celebrate the 31st Anniversary of the Georgian College Auto Show. Come to the largest outdoor auto show and student lab in North America.
Show Times: Fri – 11am to 6pm; Sat – 10am to 6pm; Sun – 10am to 6pm
Admission: Daily – $7; Weekend – $15; Kids under 12 are free.

Barrie Concert Band Presents “Made in Canada”

BCB-Canada-Poster-v3-icon(200x259)Dates: 03 – 03 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Hi-Way Church, 50 Anne Street North

Website: http://www.barrieconcertband.org/


Music helps to identify a country and especially for Canada. Our Canadian composers and performers have done nothing less than shown our national pride and great talent that have put this country on the international stage and secured their place in history. The program will feature many great Canadian composers and their music that has made Canada great.

Show Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Admission: TBA

Barrie Jazz & Blues Festival

BJBFEST_XX_Logo___ContentDates: 08 – 19 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Various Venues Throughout Barrie

Website: http://barriejazzbluesfest.com

Featuring some of the best Canadian and International Jazz and Blues artists performing in over 25 venues throughout the Barrie area.

Event Time: Various times, please visit www.barriejazzbluesfest.com for a full schedule.

‘Spin’ at The Mady Centre

1297280830240_ORIGINALDates: 09 – 09 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Mady Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Dunlop Street West

Contact: Barrie’s Theatres

Email: boxoffice@barrie.ca

Website: https://secure1.tixhub.com/barrie/Procurement/lindexfmk.asp?cboPerformances=1660&cboEvent=683&iEvents_id=683

Phone: 705-739-4228

Inspired by the incredible true tale of the first woman to ride a bike around the world in 1895, this epic cycle of songs and stories explores the early connections between bicycles, advertising, and women’s liberation. Award winning author, singer/songwriter, and theatre maker Evalyn Parry takes audiences on a musical journey from the dawn of the bicycle in the 19th century to her own experiences riding her bike through the streets of Toronto and Montreal. Parry’s co-star is a vintage bicycle – suspended on a mechanic’s stand and outfitted with microphones and sound equipment. Until April 21st Spin is offered as part of a 3 show subscription also including Girls Nite Out and From Judy to Bette

Barrie Pride Parade & Festival

1297710091550_ORIGINALDates: 10 – 10 Jun, 2017

Location: Downtown Barrie

Address: Heritage Park

Website: http://www.barriepride.com/

The 4th annual Barrie Pride Parade in downtown Barrie! Bring your glamour and glitter to celebrate alongside our vibrant LGBT community. All welcome at this family friendly event.

MEC Paddlefest

untitledDates: 17 – 17 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Minet’s Point Beach, 10 Lismer Blvd.

Email: barriepaddlefest@mec.ca

Website: http://mec.ca/paddlefest

Phone: 705-792-4675

Come make a splash at Paddlefest. This annual celebration of canoeing and kayaking is a great way to get the whole family out for a day by the water – workshops, demonstrations, vendors, and more. Open to paddling enthusiasts of all skill levels.
Event Time: 9am – 5pm

National Aboriginal Day

aboriginal-day-2017aDates: 21 – 21 Jun, 2017

Location: Midland

Address: Sainte Marie among the Hurons, 16164 Highway 12 East

Website: http://www.saintemarieamongthehurons.on.ca/sm/en/SpecialEvents/NationalAboriginalDay/index.htm

Phone: (705) 526-7838

The Huron Wendat people are integral to the Sainte-Marie story, and the historic site continues to share aspects of Aboriginal culture today.  Join us on National Aboriginal Day as we pay tribute to Canada’s First Nations with drumming, dancing, singing, special on-site activities, and displays. Read More.
Event Time: 10am – 5pm
Adults $12.00
Seniors (65+) $10.00
Students (13+) $10.50
Youth (6-12) $9.25
Children 5 years and under free

Barrie Brew & Bites Tour #45

IMG_9530_1024x1024Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Starting Location: Redline Brewhouse, 431 Bayview Drive

Website: https://brew-tours.myshopify.com/products/barrie-brew-bites-tour-45-june-24th-2017?variant=35142251779


Spend an afternoon being guided around Barrie discovering the local craft industry and sample some tapas style dishes the breweries are offering. The afternoon stops include Barnstormers Brewing and Distillery, Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery, Redline Brewhouse, plus Heritage Estates Cidery. We also have a seasonal shop at Heritage Hills Hop Farm.

Tour Details:

  • Private transportation and tour leader
  • Meeting point at Redline Brewhouse at 11 am
  • Tastings, tapas and facility tour at Flying Monkeys
  • Tastings, tapas and facility tour at Barnstomer Brewing Company
  • Tastings, tapas and facility tour at Redline Brewhouse
  • Tastings and facility tour at Heritage Hills Cidery

Admission: $101.85 per person

‘Gabrielle Goulet’ at The Mady Centre

GG-POCHETTE-EP-Dates: 24 – 24 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Mady Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 rue Dunlop Ouest

Contact: City of Barrie Theatres

Email: boxoffice@barrie.ca

Website: https://secure1.tixhub.com/barrie/online/b_otix.asp?cboPerformances=1706&cboEvent=716

Phone: 705-739-4228

Lauréate du prix “Meilleur Interprète feminine” (Gala des Prix Trille Or 2015). Gabrielle Goulet est une artiste franco-ontarienne de la région d’Ottawa, ON qui charme son public partout où elle passe. Accompagné par 3 musiciens, Elle interprétera les chansons de son tout nouvel album (EP) “Ton Garage” ainsi des succès de son album précédent. Gabrielle Goulet nous revient avec une confiance et une fraicheur nouvelle d’un style très actuel à la fois country et pop.
Winner of the “Best female Artist” award (Gala des Prix Trille Or 2015) Gabrielle Goulet is a franco-ontarien country/pop artist from Ottawa, Ontario. Accompanied by 3 musicians she will be performing songs from her latest album (EP) intertwined with some of her previous successes from her first album, Gabrielle Goulet gives an energetic, crowd moving performance every time she is on stage.
Show Time: 7:00pm
Admission: $25.00

Coldwater and Area Studio Tour

0000017489Dates: 24 – 25 Jun, 2017

Website: http://www.coldwaterstudiotour.com/


The artists of the Coldwater and Area Studio Tour invite you to join us for an exciting weekend showcasing the work of 33 talented, dynamic artists and artisans, against the backdrop of our beautiful countryside. Visit 16 stops where you can view artists at work, giving demonstrations and welcoming you into their studios to catch a glimpse of the artistic life. We are so lucky to have this vibrant cultural and creative community.

Event Time: 10am – 5pm
For information and map go to: coldwaterstudiotour.com

Baggattaway Lacrosse Festival

redbulllaxDates: 24 – 25 Jun, 2017

Location: Midland

Address: Sainte Marie among the Hurons, 16164 Hwy 12 East

Website: http://www.saintemarieamongthehurons.on.ca/sm/en/SpecialEvents/index.htm

Experience the traditions and skills of Canada’s national summer sport! Sainte-Marie among the Hurons and the Toronto Rock present the Baggataway Lacrosse Festival June 24 and June 25, 2017, as part of the Ontario 150th Celebrations.  The site will come alive with Canada’s Historic Game during the two day event.  Visit the site of one of the first recorded accounts of the Indigeneous game and try your hand at skills competitions, interactive Lacrosse displays and meet and greet with Toronto Rock players.

Event Time: 10am – 5pm

 Kids Fishing Day

headerDates: 25 – 25 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Heritage Park, Downtown Barrie

Email: contactus@teachakidtofish.com

Website: http://www.teachakidtofish.com

The opportunity for kids to experience fishing, learn about conservation, and have lots of fun, courtesy of the Kempenfelt Rotary Club and our corporate sponsors.
Event Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Registration begins at 9am and continues until 11am (Registration table located at the Spirit Catcher)
Admission: Free

Illuminate Barrie Kickoff Airshow



Dates: 28 – 28 Jun, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Waterfront Parks

Email: events@barrie.ca

Website: http://www.barrie.ca/Culture/Festivals/Canada-150/Pages/Air-Show.aspx

Kick off Canada 150th celebrations in Barrie with a thrilling show over Kempenfelt Bay featuring the Snowbirds, CF 18 and Vimy Flight! Canadian Forces Base Borden will be on site with displays to explore. Show starts at 6:00pm!
Admission: Free
Event Time: 6pm

Promenade Days & Canada Day Festivities

199d40cc-6ffb-4ff7-87f5-87b86a5deb23Dates: 30 Jun – 02 Jul, 2017

Location: Barrie

Address: Dunlop Street, Downtown Barrie

Contact: Downtown Barrie BIA

Website: http://downtownbarrie.ca/events/

Phone: 705-734-1414

Enjoy Downtown Barrie’s long standing Canada Day family weekend! Featuring live entertainment, children’s activities, street performers, patios, food, and fun. Downtown merchants showcase their fantastic products at the street market.
Show Times: 10am – 7pm (Street Market)
Admission: Free

 All information found at http://www.tourismbarrie.com/festivals-events/june
All pictures found at google.ca