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<b>SCENE SETTER:</b> Cancer Bats ready to hang in Barrie

SCENE SETTER: Cancer Bats ready to hang in Barrie

Playing live is 'the best part of the whole job for me. I just switch on auto-pilot and lose my mind for an hour,' says front-man Liam Cormier; Cancer Bats play The Queens Sept. 27
Giants will take over the sky in downtown Barrie

Giants will take over the sky in downtown Barrie

For two weekends in September, Talk Is Free Theatre will bring culture, music and theatrical performance to rooftops, balconies and fire escapes
Blast off: City hosting Rocket League video-game tournament

Blast off: City hosting Rocket League video-game tournament

Game On! will take place Sept. 24 at Five Points Theatre
Fibre Spirit Festival weaves its way into the weekend

Fibre Spirit Festival weaves its way into the weekend

Festival begins Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Barrie Curling Club on Essa Road
Sarah McLachlan to play Casino Rama in November

Sarah McLachlan to play Casino Rama in November

McLachlan has won three Grammy awards, 12 Juno Awards and sold more than 40 million albums worldwide; Tickets go on sale Monday
'Fabulous big party' will mark Leacock Medal's 75th anniversary

'Fabulous big party' will mark Leacock Medal's 75th anniversary

Events in September will recognize winners, runners-up from 2020-22; 'We’re really pulling out all the stops,' says Leacock Associates VP
Musician honoured with singer-songwriter association award

Musician honoured with singer-songwriter association award

Madison Mueller captured her fifth International Singer Songwriter Association award earlier this month in Atlanta
Innisfil artist hosting 'immersive experience' in Barrie

Innisfil artist hosting 'immersive experience' in Barrie

Show will run Sept. 8-15 at the SpareRoom Gallery and artist studios, located downtown at 12 Lakeshore Mews
Emerging Artists Showcase has talent 'simply out of this world'

Emerging Artists Showcase has talent 'simply out of this world'

Saturday evening's showcase at Meridian Place in downtown Barrie is free to attend; Performances begin at 7 p.m.
Open Air Dunlop returning for 12th consecutive Saturday

Open Air Dunlop returning for 12th consecutive Saturday

This weekend's festivities include Emerging Artists Showcase at Meridian Place in downtown Barrie