What’s On Oshawa Weekend August 26 – 27 2016


Celebrity golf, live music, and an adults only comedy show! Don’t miss any of the fantastic things to do around Oshawa this weekend:

Friday August 26 2016

Head to Whitby for the Durham Escape Rooms Grand Opening!  Catch the ribbon cutting ceremony at 12 pm, with games starting at 2 pm.  Enjoy giveaways, plus a chance to win $10,000! 1121 Dundas Street East, Whitby. $23 + tax per person.  Call 905-430-5625 to book.  

Oshawa is hosting the GTA Regional FireFit Championships Aug. 26-28, 2016!  This is a FREE event that’s open to the public. Come by to watch the toughest two minutes in sport – plus much more for the entire family, including emergency vehicle displays, splash pad for kids, Saturday Farmer’s Market, kid’s building activity (Saturday), vendors, and giveaways!  1661 Harmony Road North.  Find the schedule of events here.  FREE.

Love golf, giving back to the community, and the Killer Dwarfs?  Don’t miss the Killer Dwarfs “Rock Against Hunger” Celebrity Golf Tournament in support of Feed the Need Durham! 1 pm to 10 pm. Lakeridge Links, 1355 Brawley Road, Brooklin.  $150, includes lunch, shotgun start, dinner, raffle and door prizes.  For tickets or information contact Lisa Clifford at Golf@KillerDwarfsBand.com.  

Catch local bands Hippie Crippler and Radar Hate at the Moustache Club.  15 Simcoe Street North.  10 pm.  

Saturday August 27 2016

Take the family to Cineplex Family Favourites for a screening of the classic film, The Muppets Take Manhattan!  1351 Harmony Road North. 11 am. $2.99 per ticket. 

Make a cool bag out of an favourite old T-Shirt or Onsie! Head to The LivingRoom Community Art Studio where Aaron and Megan will be on hand to teach hand-sewing basics and finger knitting techniques to complete this fun and easy project! 149 Simcoe Street North.  12 pm to 2 pm.  All ages and abilities welcome, suggested donation of $10 or Pay-What-You-Like in support of the studio project. For more information or to register please contact info@livingroomcommunityartstudio.org

Not for the easily offended!  It’s time for the Slick A** Comedy Show hosted by Darren Pyle, featuring the comedic talents of Max Ross, Quenten Major, Trevor Brown, Eric Doucet,  Andrew Cholfe, Ryan Hillis, with
Nitish Sakhuja headlining.  Thornton Arms Pub and Grill, 575 Thornton Rd. N., Oshawa.  10 pm to 11:30 pm. FREE.

Check out live music at the Moustache Club, where Fish Head Phil w/ Bloody Diamonds & The Way Out take over the stage.  15 Simcoe Street North. 9 pm to 2 am. $5 cover.  

Don’t forget you can visit all of Oshawa’s awesome museums and galleries this weekend! Need inspiration? Here’s how to explore the city like a tourist.





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