MARCH FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (March 23-24, 2019)

MARCH FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (March 23-24, 2019)

 



**SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2019**

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

Movie: Smallfoot

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

*Eggspression Egg Painting Workshop (Vaughan)
9am-12pm
Chocolats Favoris
1440 Major Mackenzie Dr. W
Vaughan, ON

Join us at Chocolats Favoris to paint a chocolate egg with REAL chocolate just the way YOU like it! Great for Kids of All Ages!
Only $2 per egg, all chocolate paint and brushes are provided. A Sweet way to start off Spring!!

eagleslanding@chocolatsfavoris.com

*Ward 4 Maple Syrup Festival (Richmond Hill)
10am-2pm
Elgin West Community Centre & Pool
Richmond Hill, ON

Lots of fun, lots of activities!
Wagon rides to the Sugarbush. See how maple syrup was made in the past.
Free pancakes with REAL maple syrup!

*Maple Sugar Festival & Pancake House (Mount Albert)
Brooks Farms
122 – 141 Ashworth Road
Mount Albert, ON

This March and April for our Maple Sugar Festival and Pancake House! Join us for train and wagon rides, barnyard playland, camp fire in sugar bush, and much more including an indoor pancake house serving pancakes with real maple syrup, maple muffins and butter tarts, sausage, and hot drinks.
Barnyard Playland (weather permitting – does not open until yard is free of ice and snow)
WEEKENDS March 9 – April 14

http://www.brooksfarms.com/maplesugarfestival

*Maple Syrup Festival (Stouffville)
Bruce’s Mill Conservation Area
3291 Stouffville Road
Stouffville, ON

Experience the NEW maple syrup trail at Bruce’s Mill Conservation! Enjoy demonstrations, wagon rides, activities… and of course pancakes and real maple syrup! Runs from Saturday March 9 – Sunday April 7, 2019.

www.maplesyrupfest.com/bruces-mill/

*Maple Syrup Festival (Stouffville)
9am-4pm
Horton Tree Farms Home Farm
5924 Slaters Rd
Stouffville, ON

Time to visit our Maple Sugar Bush and sample the sweetness of spring. Come and enjoy the simple pleasure of being in the fragrant maple woods on a crisp March or fresh April day. Smell the sweet aroma billowing from the sugar shack as the maple sap is boiled down to syrup. Savour the taste of hot pancakes fresh off the griddle smothered with our homemade maple syrup in the old log cabin. Experience maple syrup being made in the pioneer and modern ways is a Canadian tradition to be enjoyed year after year. We have been welcoming people to our traditional, family-run operation since 1963.

Saturdays and Sundays: March 9 to April 7 : 9AM to 4PM

http://www.hortontreefarms.com/maple_syrup.php

*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

*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

*Pakistan Day Events (Hamilton)
3:30pm-9:30pm
Westdale Secondary School
700 Main St W
Hamilton, ON

We are holding an event on March 23, 2019 to celebrate Pakistani community in Canada and great contributions made by Pakistani immigrants in Canada. Total numbers of guests will be around 800 including representations from all level of government, businesses, media personalities and religious representatives. There will be talent show, kids performance and musical concert. Market place will be full with different businesses at the venue. Bring your families. There will many prizes to win.

https://www.facebook.com/jinnahcultural

*SuperKids Return PlayDay (Mississauga)
10:30am-3pm
St. Alysius Gonzaga
2800 Erin Centre Blvd
Mississauga, ON

3rd annual Go21 Play Day fundraiser, for Project 321 Peel Down Syndrome Association. Superheroes return for a day of fun!!! Come dressed as your favourite superhero! Full of activities, face painting, a new teens games room, a photo booth, food and more! Help raise money to support our children and promote Down syndrome awareness! Register at the door for $5, registration includes a swag bag (1 per family).
Please join us and help us celebrate all the wonderfulness of Down syndrome!
**New this year*** We will be starting the day off with a SuperHero Parade around the outside permiter of the school.. come on time to watch or participate!!

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/project-321-peel-down-syndrome-association/events/go21-playday-2019

*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 24,  2019**

*Eggspression Egg Painting Workshop (Vaughan)
9am-12pm
Chocolats Favoris
1440 Major Mackenzie Dr. W
Vaughan, ON

Join us at Chocolats Favoris to paint a chocolate egg with REAL chocolate just the way YOU like it! Great for Kids of All Ages!
Only $2 per egg, all chocolate paint and brushes are provided. A Sweet way to start off Spring!!

eagleslanding@chocolatsfavoris.com

*Maple Sugar Festival & Pancake House (Mount Albert)
Brooks Farms
122 – 141 Ashworth Road
Mount Albert, ON

This March and April for our Maple Sugar Festival and Pancake House! Join us for train and wagon rides, barnyard playland, camp fire in sugar bush, and much more including an indoor pancake house serving pancakes with real maple syrup, maple muffins and butter tarts, sausage, and hot drinks.
Barnyard Playland (weather permitting – does not open until yard is free of ice and snow)
WEEKENDS March 9 – April 14

http://www.brooksfarms.com/maplesugarfestival

*Maple Syrup Festival (Stouffville)
Bruce’s Mill Conservation Area
3291 Stouffville Road
Stouffville, ON

Experience the NEW maple syrup trail at Bruce’s Mill Conservation! Enjoy demonstrations, wagon rides, activities… and of course pancakes and real maple syrup!

www.maplesyrupfest.com/bruces-mill/

*Maple Syrup Festival (Stouffville)
9am-4pm
Horton Tree Farms Home Farm
5924 Slaters Rd
Stouffville, ON

Time to visit our Maple Sugar Bush and sample the sweetness of spring. Come and enjoy the simple pleasure of being in the fragrant maple woods on a crisp March or fresh April day. Smell the sweet aroma billowing from the sugar shack as the maple sap is boiled down to syrup. Savour the taste of hot pancakes fresh off the griddle smothered with our homemade maple syrup in the old log cabin. Experience maple syrup being made in the pioneer and modern ways is a Canadian tradition to be enjoyed year after year. We have been welcoming people to our traditional, family-run operation since 1963.

Saturdays and Sundays: March 9 to April 7 : 9AM to 4PM

http://www.hortontreefarms.com/maple_syrup.php

*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

*Power Kids: Free Kids Activities (Toronto) (FREE)
3pm
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
231 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON

These FREE arts workshops for children ages 7-12 begin with a tour of the gallery and conclude with an art activity, inspired by the ideas behind the current exhibition. Tours and workshops are led by Amanda Foulds, Power Kids Family Programs Coordinator and assisted by Erica Cristobal, Power Kids Teaching Assistant.
Making Friends
In this workshop, participants will design and create a cloth figure of someone special in their community.

http://thepowerplant.org/ProgramsEvents/Programs/Power-Kids.aspx

*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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