MARCH FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (March 2-3, 2019)

MARCH FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (March 2-3, 2019)

 



**SATURDAY, MARCH 2,  2019**

*Family Favourites Movie (All Over Ontario)
11am
Cineplex Movie Theatres
Various Locations

Movie: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Join us on Saturday mornings at 11am for Cineplex Family Favourites. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting Free The Children. It’s a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.

http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites?gclid=CJ_fvubOysoCFQ6IaQodbBkFCw

*Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
10am-11:30am
Michaels Art Store
All Over Ontario

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or just drop in. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30 am. See a store associate to join the fun! Parents must remain on premises during the event.

http://canada.michaels.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-MichaelsCanada-Site/en_CA/Page-Show?cid=store-events

*March Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

Did you know that Canada produces over 80% of the world’s Maple Syrup? In celebration of maple syrup season, tuck into freshly baked maple butter tarts and maple lemonade! Kids craft fourleaf clover or horseshoe bookmarks for extra luck.

https://www.toronto.ca/explore-enjoy/history-art-culture/museums/scarborough-museum/

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201903-mars-march

*Seussical Celebration (Scarborough) (FREE)
1pm-3pm
Bridlewood Mall
2900 Warden Ave.
Scarborough, ON

Join us for a Seussical Celebration in honour of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday! Enjoy a Seussical Storytime and meet the Cat in the Hat live!

http://www.bridlewoodmall.com

*Winter Light Exhibition (Toronto) (Free Admission)
Ontario Place – West Island
955 Lake Shore Blvd. West
Toronto, ON

Utilizing creativity, innovation,and light.
Skating/Bonfires/Food & Beverage
Fridays 5:00 pm – 11:pm
Saturdays 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sundays 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

http://www.ontarioplace.com

*Weekend Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
10am-3pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Join us for play, art and stewardship activities as we embrace all things wintry related during our month of Hibernation in the Children’s Garden. Weekends in February we’ll be exploring the return of the light and learning about the animals who have made their winter homes under the snow, in the earth and beneath our waterways. Join us for seasonal celebrations and warm up by our campfire!

http://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/nature-play-childrens-garden

*Spring Camping and RV Show (Toronto)
The International Centre
6900 Airport Road
Mississauga, ON

The Big One” is back! Join us at the 2019 Toronto Spring Camping and RV Show—the largest consumer RV Show in Canada and the only show produced by the Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association. Discover what more than 14 percent of Canadians know to be one of the most fun and affordable ways to enjoy all that Canada has to offer. From the most luxurious coaches to small towable trailers, there’s an RV at the RV Show that will fit your lifestyle and budget.

Give your kids their “Wildhood” in the Go RVing Canada Zone!
Bring your Kids to the Go RVing Canada Zone in Hall 5 to have their face painted by the creative Artsy.

www.torontospringcampingrvshow.com

*Maple Syrup Festival (Oakville)
Bronte Creek Provincial Park
1219 Burloak Drive
Oakville, ON

Showcasing the history of maple syrup production 1900’s style. Enjoy pancake meals, fresh maple taffy, maple sugar, family show, gift shop, wagon rides and more.
$17.00/ vehicle

www.ontarioparks.com/park/brontecreek

*Mapletown at Mountsberg (Halton)
10am-4pm
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville, ON

Mountsberg’s sugar bush has been producing maple magic for almost 150 years, and educating the public for more than 30 years! Approximately 600 trees are tapped during what could certainly be deemed the most Canadian of the seasons, where watery sap is transformed into sweet maple syrup in the Sugar Shanty.

See how sap is magically transformed into sweet, sticky syrup, and smell the fragrant steam rising from simmering kettles. Learn the secrets of making Maple Candy and taste FREE candy samples. Enjoy piping hot pancakes smothered in fresh maple syrup outdoors under our pavilion nestled in the woods. Take a guided wagon ride through the sugar bush and learn about the history of maple syrup. Climb, jump, and run in the Play Barn. See dramatic birds of prey demonstrations in the Raptor Centre at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm. View bison, eagles, hawks and owls along the Wildlife Walkway.

Maple Town only runs on weekends, holidays, and during March Break.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=37

*Family Programs (Brampton)
1pm-4pm
PAMA
9 Wellington St. E.
Brampton, ON

Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! Drop-in activities are included in the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

Admission:
Adults: $5
Seniors: $4
Families (Up to 2 Adults, and up to 5 Children): $12
Children Under 5: Free

North is Freedom: design your own quilt pattern

http://calendar.pama.peelregion.ca/default/Detail/2019-03-02-1300-Family-Fun-Activities

 

 



**SUNDAY, MARCH 3,  2019**

*March Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

Did you know that Canada produces over 80% of the world’s Maple Syrup? In celebration of maple syrup season, tuck into freshly baked maple butter tarts and maple lemonade! Kids craft fourleaf clover or horseshoe bookmarks for extra luck.

https://www.toronto.ca/explore-enjoy/history-art-culture/museums/scarborough-museum/

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201903-mars-march

*Winter Light Exhibition (Toronto) (Free Admission)
Ontario Place – West Island
955 Lake Shore Blvd. West
Toronto, ON

Utilizing creativity, innovation,and light.
Skating/Bonfires/Food & Beverage
Fridays 5:00 pm – 11:pm
Saturdays 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sundays 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

http://www.ontarioplace.com

*Weekend Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
10am-3pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Join us for play, art and stewardship activities as we embrace all things wintry related during our month of Hibernation in the Children’s Garden. Weekends in February we’ll be exploring the return of the light and learning about the animals who have made their winter homes under the snow, in the earth and beneath our waterways. Join us for seasonal celebrations and warm up by our campfire!

http://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/nature-play-childrens-garden

*Spring Camping and RV Show (Toronto)
The International Centre
6900 Airport Road
Mississauga, ON

The Big One” is back! Join us at the 2019 Toronto Spring Camping and RV Show—the largest consumer RV Show in Canada and the only show produced by the Canadian Recreational Vehicle Association. Discover what more than 14 percent of Canadians know to be one of the most fun and affordable ways to enjoy all that Canada has to offer. From the most luxurious coaches to small towable trailers, there’s an RV at the RV Show that will fit your lifestyle and budget.

Give your kids their “Wildhood” in the Go RVing Canada Zone!
Bring your Kids to the Go RVing Canada Zone in Hall 5 to have their face painted by the creative Artsy.

www.torontospringcampingrvshow.com

*Maple Syrup Festival (Oakville)
Bronte Creek Provincial Park
1219 Burloak Drive
Oakville, ON

Showcasing the history of maple syrup production 1900’s style. Enjoy pancake meals, fresh maple taffy, maple sugar, family show, gift shop, wagon rides and more.
$17.00/ vehicle

www.ontarioparks.com/park/brontecreek

*Mapletown at Mountsberg (Halton)
10am-4pm
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville, ON

Mountsberg’s sugar bush has been producing maple magic for almost 150 years, and educating the public for more than 30 years! Approximately 600 trees are tapped during what could certainly be deemed the most Canadian of the seasons, where watery sap is transformed into sweet maple syrup in the Sugar Shanty.

See how sap is magically transformed into sweet, sticky syrup, and smell the fragrant steam rising from simmering kettles. Learn the secrets of making Maple Candy and taste FREE candy samples. Enjoy piping hot pancakes smothered in fresh maple syrup outdoors under our pavilion nestled in the woods. Take a guided wagon ride through the sugar bush and learn about the history of maple syrup. Climb, jump, and run in the Play Barn. See dramatic birds of prey demonstrations in the Raptor Centre at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm. View bison, eagles, hawks and owls along the Wildlife Walkway.

Maple Town only runs on weekends, holidays, and during March Break.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=37

*Maple Syrup Festival (Hamilton)
10am-4pm
Westfield Heritage Village
1049 Kirkwall Road
Rockton, ON

Discover one of Canada’s most time-honoured and tasty traditions. Explore historical and modern methods of making of maple syrup from the tree to the table. Families can purchase and enjoy a delicious, reasonably-priced pancake breakfast.

www.westfieldheritage.ca

*Family Programs (Brampton)
1pm-4pm
PAMA
9 Wellington St. E.
Brampton, ON

Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! Drop-in activities are included in the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

Admission:
Adults: $5
Seniors: $4
Families (Up to 2 Adults, and up to 5 Children): $12
Children Under 5: Free

North is Freedom: design your own quilt pattern

http://calendar.pama.peelregion.ca/default/Detail/2019-03-02-1300-Family-Fun-Activities

 


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