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Kick your year off with some toe-tapping bluegrass!

Tickets are available for our January show! The high-energy guys from Union Duke will bring their upbeat bluegrass shenanigans to our city on Friday, Jan. 18. The show will take place at the MacLaren Art Centre in Barrie. Tickets are available from the MacLaren Art...

Next open stage is Jan. 31

Come out to our monthly Open Stage. It takes place the last Thursday of every month at the downtown Barrie Public Library (60 Worsley St.) in the Maker Space. Musicians of all calibre are welcome. Come around 6:30 p.m. to sign up; music will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m....

We asked: Lynne Hanson answered!

Have you ever had a question for a folk musician but were afraid to ask? Of course not. Folk musicians are the most approachable and friendly people on the planet. We posed a few questions to Lynne Hanson from The LYNNeS and she happily supplied answers to a few...

Youth songwriter showcase this Saturday

The annual Youth Songwriting Showcase takes place on Saturday, June 3 at the Barrie Public Library (60 Worsley St.). Eight talented young performers will take the stage. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Free admission but donations are welcome!...

Open stage returns in April

Thanks to all the musicians (and audience members) who supported BarrieFolk’s open stage – Unplugged Friday nights – at the Barrie Public Library this fall. The open stage will return in April, May and June. Once we have the new dates, we’ll post them in...