Welcome to the Weekender! Check out some of the great events happening in the area this weekend.

Thursday Feb 1 - Sunday Feb 4: Take some time to enjoy the February Blues Festival featuring blues and jazz music.

Friday Feb 2 - Sunday Feb 4: Head to the 41st annual Sunnidale Winterama! The event kicks off with a fireworks show. 

Friday Feb 2: Check out the 31st annual Mash Bash at Snow Valley Resort in support of child and youth mental health services at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, bedpan races, an obstacle course, face painting and more!

Saturday Feb 3 - Sunday Feb 4: It's Winterfest this weekend in Barrie! There will be fun for the whole family including outdoor activities such as a horse draw wagon ride, mini-tube run, giant snow slide, ice maze and more! Head to Winterfest and celebrate the winter season.