Hot Cocoa Trail

Hot Cocoa Trail

Winter in the City

Come in from the cold this February and March with Downtown Barrie’s Hot Cocoa Trail! This winter tradition showcases some deliciously unique and creative hot chocolate inspired beverages and dishes by downtown Barrie coffee shops, cafés, restaurants, and bistros. Every Saturday and Sunday during the months of February and March, head downtown, venture along the Hot Cocoa Trail and indulge in signature cups of hot chocolate while sipping, shopping and supporting local! With each purchase of a signature Hot Cocoa Trail food item, fill out a ballot and enter to win one of three DWNTWN E-Gift Cards!

2022 Hot Cocoa Trail Locations

Valiant's EateryVegan Dulce Cocoa
Dessert: Chocolate Haystack
112 Dunlop St. East
Casa CappuccinoSnowball Hot Chocolate91 Dunlop St. East
BohemiaParisian Hot Chocolate125 Dunlop St. East
The Wired Owl Coffee Co.Peanut Butter Hot Cocoa49 Dunlop St. East
Mexhico RestaurantMexican Spice Coffee37 Dunlop St. West
North County BBQDessert: Deconstructed Brownie Sundae10 Dunlop St. East
Dunlop Street DinerDessert: Chocolate Pancakes20 Dunlop St. East
B'Spoke Kitchen + MarketMayan Cocoa Hot Chocolate
Dessert: Churromisu
55 Collier St.
Andros CakesRuby Hot Chocolate Topped with whipped cream
Regular Hot Chocolate topped with whipped cream
Dessert: Canadian Fried Dough
58 Dunlop St. East
Donaleigh's Irish PubDessert: Chocolate Guinness Cake28 Dunlop St. East
Grillicious Gourmet Tap + GrillLicious Bliss Hot Cocoa3 Mulcaster St.
Queens Hometown BarFireball Apple Cider (alcoholic)*Must be legal age.94 Dunlop St. East
Higher Grounds Coffee HouseChocolate Covered Cherry Hot Cocoa69 Dunlop St. West
P_zzaCioccolata Calda50 Dunlop St. East #100
Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery + Tap RoomViva Puff Craft Beer Cocktail (alcoholic)* Must be legal age.107 Dunlop St. East
Green Light District Cannabis ShopHot Cocoa Trail Special refrigerated to-go beverage. *Must be legal age.99 Dunlop St. East
Our House$5 Donation to the Salvation Army55 Dunlop St. East
Earth + Sky Connection$5 Donation to Shak's World11 Clapperton St.
ZuZu Fashion Boutique$5 Donation to C.O.P.E. Service Dogs25 Dunlop St. East
Janet Kemp Ladies Fashion$5 Donation to Feline Fix150 Dunlop St. East
Blueberry Moon By the Bay$5 Donation to Out of the Cold111 Dunlop St. East

The Downtown Barrie BIA acknowledges that the Business Improvement Area is located on the traditional land of the Anishnaabeg people. The Anishnaabeg include the Odawa, Ojbwe and Pottawatomi nations, collectively known as the Three Fires Confederacy. The Downtown Barrie BIA is dedicated to honoring Indigenous history and culture and committed to moving forward in the spirit of reconciliation and respect with all First Nations, Métis and Inuit people.