Barrie is a booming Ontario city that rose to be the 34th largest city in Canada with a population of 135,000. It is within the vicinity of many Ontario Ski Resorts, making it a great winter getaway. In the summer, Barrie’s lakefront parks are a popular destination for Toronto visitors seeking a break from city life. These parks include walking and bicycle trails, a fountain park, three public beaches and free parking.
The Evolution of Barrie
Living in Barrie
In the winter, Barrie tends to receive significant snowfall from the lake-effect from Georgian Bay. An average of 238 centimetres of snow falls annually, which is perfect for the many nearby ski resorts. In addition, downtown Barrie is home to numerous annual festivals and events such as The Barrie Waterfront Festival, Barrielicious, Winterfest, Celebrate Barrie, Ecofest, Jazz & Blues Festival, Barrie Film Festival, and more.
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