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Another option is a stroll around the waterfront, taking in Heritage and Centennial Parks along with iconic Barrie sights like Spirit Catcher.
Come summer, it’s also worth keeping an eye on the schedule for Downtown Barrie's Lawn Chair Luminata – whether you’re into outdoor cinema or live performance, grab some lawn chairs and get ready for an amazing, quirky date night.
Another perk of life in Barrie is the opportunity for day trips.
For those who prefer a slower pace, why not try taking your date to one of the breathtaking beaches in Barrie or close by in Ontario?
As well as lovely Lake Simcoe, there are gorgeous beaches on the shores of Georgian Bay – head out and kayak together, swim, or just watch the sunset.