Smash this weekend with all the awesome things happening in Oshawa:
Friday, October 14 2016
Catch the Semi-Finals of The Scene Talent Competition 2016! Join the top 20 finalists as they compete to move on to the final round of the competition! Special guests Lennon & Maisy and The Stellas will perform. 6 pm – 10:30 pm. Eastdale High School, 265 Harmony Road North, Oshawa. $35 online.
Catch Hippie Crippler live at the Moustache Club! 9 pm to 12 am. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa.
Spirit Walks returns! See and hear live chilling tales of strange urban mysteries as you take a guided walking tour of Bowmanville’s most haunted sites, plus live acting vignettes along the tour! Tickets $10 (+ tax) in advance, hosted by Clarington Museums. 7 pm to 9 pm. Call 905-623-2734 to reserve your spot.
The Underpants, by Steve Martin, is closing this weekend at the Oshawa Little Theatre! Grab your tickets before the curtain falls for good on this hilarious production. 62 Russet Ave, Oshawa. $15 students/seniors, $25 adults. Buy online.
Saturday, October 15 2016
Rory Taillon & the Old Souls, Patrick Dorie and Brooklyn Doran play the Moustache Club. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. Doors at 6 pm. $6.
Watch Canadian and NATO military vehicles roll past at the last Tank Saturday of 2016 at the Ontario Regiment Museum! October 15, 2016. 11 am and 1 pm. Admission: $5.00 (adults); $2.00 (children). Veterans always free. 1000 Stevenson Rd N, Oshawa.
Calling all superheroes! Unleash your powers at the first ever Oshawa Public Libraries FanCon. Visit interactive booths and vendors, enter to win prizes, and pose for photos that are out of this world. Come in costume – wear your best cape, ears, shield or uniform to show off your fandom! (All costumes must be PG13.) A partnership with the Teen Advisory Board. Family program. And don’t forget to check out the stellar line-up of sci-fi and fantasy author visits throughout the month of October! Find the full schedule here. McLaughlin Branch, Auditorium. October 15, 2016. 11 am to 3 pm.
Cineplex Family Favourites presents the animated classic, An American Tail! Cineplex Theatres, 1351 Harmony Road North, Oshawa. 11 am. $2.99 per ticket.
It’s International Archaeology Day at the Oshawa Museum! Enjoy lectures and hands-on activities all about archaeology. Oshawa Museum, Lakeview Park. 12 pm to 3 pm. $5.
Join The LivingRoom Community Art Studio for an afternoon of making prints using Styrofoam! Practice a variety of techniques, block printing and/or stamping and make beautiful art prints for yourself or to give to someone you love!
12 pm – 2 pm All ages and abilities welcome. Suggested donation of $10 or Pay-What-You-Can (PWYC) in support of the LivingRoom project. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register or for more information. 149 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa.
The Oshawa Comic Con returns, featuring comic books, toys, dvd’s and more! Kids under 10 are FREE and Adults are only $5. Lots of giveaways and vendors. 15 Harmony Road, Harmony Hall. 10 am to 4 pm. Buy tickets online.
America’s Got Talent 2015 Finalist Stevie Starr, The Regurgitator, is a regular on Jimmy Fallon, Howard Stern, Jimmy Kimmal and The Tonight Show, but you can catch him at the Dancyn Theatre (formerly Dnipro Hall), at 681 Dnipro Blvd, Oshawa! 8 pm to 10:30 pm. $35. Buy tickets online.
Sunday, October 16 2016
Head to the Robert McLaughlin Gallery for talks from artists Emily Smit-Dicks: Fichu (Gallery A) and Karolina Baker: Do You Hear What I Hear? (Art Lab). 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. 1 pm to 3 pm. FREE.