Barrie is set on the of Kempenfelt Bay, the western part of Lake Simcoe. It is part of the industrial let of Ontario. The town has many old buildings of historical importance. Many annual festival and events are held here that attract many visitors. The many beaches surrounding the town Minet's Point Beach, Johnsons Beach, The Gables, Tyndale Beach, and Centennial Beach are added attractions.
Places to visit in Barrie: The Barrie Waterfront Festival, Barrielicious, Winterfest, \Celebrate Barrie, Ecofest, Jazz and Blues Festival, Promenade Days, Ribfest and Craft Beer Show, Caribfest, LawnchairLuminata, Kempenfest, The New Music Festival, Barrie Film Festival, Santa Claus Parade and the New Year's Countdown are all events to be visited in this area.
1. Toronto Pearson International Airport, Toronto is 90 km from Barrie.
2. John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Hamilton, is 167 km from Barrie.
3. Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Toronto is 117 km from Barrie.
Visitors to Barrie can hire the Barrie Limousine service of RideBlack. They are comfortable and punctual and offer a variety of rides and services including the chauffeuring of unaccompanied minors. You can pre book your taxis via the Barrie Taxi service.