Heritage Ornament Collection

Available at the following locations:

  • BILL LE BOEUF JEWELLERS (52 Dunlop Street West)
  • METZGER STUDIO (76 Dunlop Street East)
  • OUR HOUSE (55 Dunlop Street East)
  • MACLAREN ART CENTRE (37 Mulcaster Street)
  • EVERLEIGH GARDEN (104 Dunlop Street East)
  • SIMCOE COUNTY MUSEUM (Minesing, 1151 HWY 26)

Snapd HUB App

The Downtown Barrie (BIA) has partnered with Snapd Barrie to present the 2020 Noella Festival!!


Download the snapd Hub App to enter the Holly Days draw, vote for your favourite in the Noёlla Window Display, play the Snowflake Experience game, and much, much more.

Click here to download the snapd HUB at GOOGLE PLAY.

Click here to download the snapd HUBon APPLE STORE.

snapd HUB – Explore Community Events & Experiences

Your connection to the community! Discover upcoming events and unlock augmented reality experiences near you. Keep up with what’s happening locally, whether you’re looking for something to do with family or friends or want to explore a new neighborhood.

Download the snapd HUB to:

– Find truly local events from concerts and festivals to classes and community gatherings

– Track your favourites

– Search for today, tomorrow, this week or any month

– Add upcoming events to your calendar

– Buy tickets for snapd TIX events

– Share your pictures from events for a chance to be featured in the newspaper

– View augmented reality experiences in the snapd newspaper and around the community

How do I access AR content?

The markers that trigger augmented reality experiences are provided in free community newspapers published by snapd on a monthly basis. The AR reader in the app is intended to serve as a conduit to view free augmented reality experiences related to the content in the paper and throughout the community. Please align screen with the AR image found in snapd or visit www.snapd.com/ar for more experiences

Support Local while Shopping Online

Shopping online this Christmas? Do it locally!

This holiday season, many people will opt to shop online. Did you know that you can shop online and still support our local business community? Check out the options below and have fun shopping!

Lifeline E-Gift Card Program

The Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA) introduced the Lifeline E-Gift Card program as a way to support its incredible businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic when many of them were forced to shut down.

CLICK HERE, select which downtown Barrie business (or businesses!) you’d like your gift card(s) for. 100% of the funds go to the businesses you choose to support.

Supporting local has never been so easy!


Buying local, made easy. Head over to HeyLocal.ca, select your region and check out all the awesome businesses you can support this Christmas season!

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