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Virtual Canada Day in Downtown Barrie

Thursday, July 1

Virtual Canada Day GTA

Happy Canada Day! Every year, Barrie celebrates with fellow Canadians from coast to coast to coast. This year’s festivities will focus on sharing our national pride safely from home and we invite you to join the fun!

Watch this page for more details and activities to be posted and follow the City on social media for announcements about this and other community events.​​​

Community Canada Day Challenge
Let’s paint Barrie​ red & white! We’re encouraging the whole community to show your Canada Day spirit. Get creative with members of your household and dress up or decorate your home or yard in red and white. Snap a photo ​​and post it to Discover Barrie​ between June 9​ and July 4 for the community to enjoy. Your photo could be shared on City’s social media channels and you’ll be entered into a draw to win a prize!​

Canada Day In-a-Bag
Celebrate Canada Day at home with Canada Day In-a-Bag! Activity kits are full of fun and engaging activities to keep kids busy at home.​ $5 each.​​ Choose your desired pickup location and date/time (see website).

​Oh Canada​
On Canada Day, the community is invited to dress up in red and white and head outside to join together in singing Oh Canada! Scheduled time and participating radio partners will be announced closer to July 1.

​​​Online Programming​
The City will offer a variety of virtual Canada Day programming that residents can enjoy from home. Details about fun family activities and special performances will be posted on this webpage and City social media channels closer to Canada Day. Stay tuned!

National Celebration
​In addition to celebrating on a local level, we encourage you to connect with fellow Canadians from coast to coast to coast by participating in the National Canada Day Celebration on July 1st.


Please note: Child’s Life makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information in our guides. However, we do recommend visiting event websites or calling event venues/organizers to confirm details such as location, dates, fees and other details that affect your outing.

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