- 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.
Located adjacent to Duffins Creek, Greenwood Conservation Area offers guests the opportunity to go hiking, fishing, and skiing. The location also comes with soccer fields, picnic shelters, and seasonal washroom facilities.
The Turnberry Golf Club features an 18-hole golf course and dining facilities that include a full-service bar. The location can be booked for events ranging from weddings and private gathering to golf tournaments.
The Eaglecrest Aerial Park offers visitors the opportunity to advance through a series of obstacle courses over a three hour span. Guests who enjoy ziplining and rope climbing could appreciate what the location has to offer.
86% 44 votes
2 Lindsay Street South, Lindsay, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario MoreLess Info
The Academy Theatre for Performing Arts features a variety of plays and concerts for guests of all ages to enjoy. Visitors who are interested in hosting a performance event can also rent the theatre itself.
Hosting both music and comedy events, the Rose Theatre Brampton provides guests with a performances across various genres. The location also hosts a Student Shakespeare Festival for young people interested in the performing arts.
Lady Muskoka Cruises offers guests the chance to enjoy a two and three-fourths hour cruise that goes past Santa's Village. Guests will have access to full food and bar service that includes three course meals and cocktails.
56% 9 votes
78 Church Street South, Ajax, Ontario MoreLess Info
With events ranging from dinner theatre, classic movie screenings, and live music performances, the St. Francis Centre for Community, Arts & Culture functions as a reception space for the Ajax area. The location served as a symbol for Irish immigrants during the 1800s.
92% 39 votes
106 Manitoba Street | P.O. Box 87, Bracebridge, Ontario MoreLess Info
The Norwood Theatre is a fourth-generation theatre in a vintage building that offers a series of art films not usually found at normal venues. The films are displayed using DLP Cinema? Technology and the location also features Dolby Digital 7.1 sound.
82% 39 votes
9 Wellington Street East, Brampton, Ontario MoreLess Info
The Peel Art Gallery Museum & Archive (PAMA) features the works of artists such as David Milne and objects from the 1800s and 1900s. The archival materials include old newspapers and old government records.