- TripBuzz found 31 things to do with kids in or near Barrie, Ontario, including 23 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Horseshoe Valley, Innisfil, East Gwillimbury and Alliston.
- From Barrie Centennial Park to Chappell Farms, the Barrie area offers 48 different types of family activities, including: Family Fun Center, Bowling, Theaters and Farms & Ranches.
- Barrie was first settled after the War of 1812. The city has a population of under 140,000 and is located 100 kilometers to the north of Toronto. Barrie is also situated along the western shore of Lake Simcoe and is known for its military history, raising two overseas battalions for the First World War.
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1101 Horseshoe Valley Road, Horseshoe Valley, Ontario MoreLess Info
Horseshoe Resort The Highlands Championship Course is a 6,744 yard golf course rated by Score Golf as one of the top courses in Ontario. It is Par 71 with a 132 slope.
The South Simcoe Theatre regularly hosts a variety of performances which have included Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and That December Show: A Christmas Carol. Guests are invited to audition for parts in the performances.
The Museum on the Boyne provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy a variety of agricultural and industrial artifacts. The museum's childhood programs offer youths the opportunity to enjoy creative play in this 1958 English barn.
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169 Dufferin Street South, Alliston, Ontario MoreLess Info
The Bizzy Bees Indoor Playground offers children the opportunity to enjoy slides, safe playground structures, and basketball games. The location now offers balloons for all occasions both good and bad.
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21114 Yonge Street, East Gwillimbury, Ontario MoreLess Info
The 18-hole course at Silver Lakes Golf & Conference Centre is ideal for players of all skill levels. The golf course is open to the public, but they also offer special amenities for club members. The scenic backdrop makes Silver Lakes a popular wedding destination.
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893 Mount Albert Road, Sharon, East Gwillimbury, Ontario MoreLess Info
The Stardust Drive-In features state of the art projection and sound technology, enhanced for outdoor viewing. Three large screens show the newest film releases. There is a snack bar with arcade games, continuing to give the drive-in a vintage feel.
The impressive architecture of Sharon Temple dates back to the mid-1800s and was built by the small community known as Children of Peace. Today the Temple is a part of a multi-building museum and park that includes exhibits about the Children of Peace's history. There are occasional music festivals held at the …
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Green Lane, East Gwillimbury, Ontario MoreLess Info
Well maintained paths wind through Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area. Once meant to be a shipping canal system, now the remnants of the never-used locks can be seen while traversing the park. During winter months, the park can be used for snowshoeing and cross country skiing.