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The Open Stage is back!

We’re so thrilled to announce the return of our monthly Open Stage! It will take place the last Thursday of every month at the 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;...

Karen Savoca concert tickets available

Don’t forget to pick up your ticket for the Karen Savoca concert at the MacLaren Art Centre on Friday, Nov. 10. Karen will be joined by her incredible partner and talented guitarist Pete Heitzman. Tickets are available...

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!...

We asked: Karen Savoca and Pete Heitzman 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 asked Karen Savoca and Pete Heitzman to answer a few questions and they happily obliged. Here’s...

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...