Game On! 2022


Event Type
Special Events Office
(705) 739-4285

Congratulations to the Game On! winners!

  • team Trillium, Game On! 2v2 Rocket League Champions of 2022
  • lawrenceconnelly8702, Barrie’s Ultimate Cosplayer winner of 2022
  • Devon JoeJoeOTL, Barrie’s Ultimate Gamer of 2022

Game On!  is the City's gaming event, where you can re-live the nostalgia of retro video games, go head-to-head in a video game tournament, learn about esports and game development, and much more!

Join us on September 24th for Game On! in partnership with the Barrie Public Library Comic Fest.​ 

2v2 Rocket League Tournament

Saturday, September 24 at 12pm

Compete head-to-head in this friendly, all-ages online 2v2 Rocket League tournament hosted by We Got Game and streamed live on Twitch for all to watch starting at 12pm on Saturday, September 24.

It's free to enter and competitors are split into two age categories: Child 13 and under and Adult 14+. Register with a partner or on your own and We Got Game will match you up with someone in your age category with similar skill level.​

Sign up for the online tournament.


The top two competitors in each age category will win an Amazon gift card! In the Adult category (14+), the prize value is $200 for 1st and $100 for 2nd. In the Child category (13 and under), the prize value is $100 for 1st and $50 for 2nd.

Rocket League is free to download and can be played on any system, including PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, and PC. Visit the corresponding store on your system or visit on your PC

Game On! After Dark at the Five Points Theatre​

Saturday, September 24 from ​7–10pm

19+ Free to attend

The Five Points Theatre will feature a Cosplay mixer and mingle hosted by SnowHawk Cosplay. Featured cosplayers will be onsite; be sure to come in your best dressed as you may just win a prize and could be crowned 'Barrie's Ultimate Cosplayer 2022'!

Participate in a Crash Team Racing time trial competition on the PS4; race to get your fastest time for the chance at winning a prize! The top 4 fastest competitors will then face off against each other in a race on the big screen for a chance at winning a prize and title of 'Barrie’s Ultimate Racer' hosted by local YouTube channel RekAllTheThings. ​​​

Video and board game lounge areas will be available on site for more leisurely gaming – feel free to bring your own board game! 

Admission and participation are free, and food and beverages will be available for purchase​​

Game On! 2022 is Generously Supported By​