MEC Paddlefest Barrie 2015

  • Date
    Saturday, 20 June, 2015
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 05:00 pm EDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Barrie
  • Price
  • Address
    MEC Paddlefest Barrie
    Centennial Park
    Barrie, ON

Dive into the world of kayaking, canoeing, and stand up paddleboarding. We’ve got lots on deck at our paddling festival, and everyone’s welcome. You can go for a test paddle, learn skills at a clinic, browse exhibitor’s booths, and hunt for deals at the Paddle Swap.

Bring your friends and family, and celebrate the fun of floating.







MEC Paddlefest Barrie is located at Centennial Park (Lakeshore Drive), Barrie.

If you take transit, the main Barrie bus terminal and the Allendale Go Terminal are a short walk from Centennial Park. If you’re driving, paid street parking is available near the event.

*Please take note that there will be limited parking along Lakeshore due to ongoing construction.

*Victoria Street between Lakeshore Drive and Bradford Street.

View map and directions.

MEC Gear Swap

Hunting for a deal? Need to make some space in your gear closet? Buy or sell used kayaks, canoes, stand up paddleboards and paddling gear at the MEC Paddle Swap.

If you have items to sell, stop by MEC Barrie and fill out a booth application, or email for more information. MEC provides the space and 1 table per booth, you bring all the materials and people you need for swap. Booth fees are $10 for individuals or non-profits and $40 for retail/wholesale shops. Deadline to sign up for a booth is June 10th, 2015.

More information

For information, to volunteer, or to become an exhibitor, please contact or call 705.792.4675.