June 7 to 18 – Barrie Jazz & Blues Festival
Free concerts, free parking, on-site BBQ. Splash pools, day slips for boaters, lakeside fishing. Multi-culture restaurants, great hotels, gift shopping. Walking trails, bicycle paths, nearby golf resorts.
While the main stage is in Heritage Park, Downtown Barrie, there are some great concerts in the communities of Alliston, Bradford West Gwillimbury, Georgina, Innisfil, Midland, and Orillia – at venues such as the Gibson Centre For Community, Arts & Culture and the Barrie Yacht Club.
Performers include The Skyliners Big Band, “We Walk the Line” - Johnny Cash Show, The Blues Birds, Mudmen Show.