Rock this weekend with our handy guide to everything awesome in Oshawa:
Commemorate Remembrance Day with a visit to the Ontario Regiment Museum, which has extended hours until 6 pm and free admission all day. November 11, 2016. 1000 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa. 10 am to 6 pm. FREE.
Skip the drive to Toronto and head downtown to Brew Wizards Board Game Cafe for an evening of board games in a lively cafe atmosphere. November 11, 2016. 74 Celina Street, Oshawa. 7 am to 1 am.
Crown Land, Cleopatrick, and Heart Attack Kids play the Moustache Club. November 11, 2016. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. Doors at 9 pm. $5 advance, $8 door.
Catch the family film Ice Age: Collision Course at Cineplex Family Favourites! November 12, 2016. Cineplex Cinemas, 1351 Grandview Street North, Oshawa. 11 am. $2.99 per ticket.
Prospective students are invited to the Durham College Open House! Meet students and staff, and tour the facility. 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. 10 am to 2 pm. FREE.
It’s that time of year again! Head to Bowmanville for the first Santa Claus Parade of the year in Durham Region. Parade starts at Church and Temperance Street and ends at Memorial Park (Liberty St. and Park St.). Downtown Bowmanville. 10:30 am. FREE.
Don’t miss Oshawa’s exciting art event, RMG Exposed! It’s a fundraising auction of juried photography in support of The Robert McLaughlin Gallery,boasting one-of-a-kind photographs for both your viewing, and buying, pleasure. November 12, 2016. 7 pm to 10 pm. Tickets are $60, students $30 with valid student ID. 72 Queen Street, Oshawa.
The Ontario Philharmonic presents The Weather According to Vivaldi, where The Four Seasons is featured in OP’s opening concert. Follow Vivaldi’s vision of what a year’s worth of weather can be – including Summer thunderstorms, barking dogs in Springtime, the crispness of Fall, and the austerity of Winter. November 12, 2016. 8 pm. UOIT Regent Theatre, 50 King Street East, Oshawa. Tickets $45 to $65.
Catch the HIGHS, plus Native Other and Dizzy live at the Moustache Club. November 12, 2016. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. $10. Doors at 9 pm.
Head to OPG Second Sundays at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery and join guest artist, Jay Dart in an art activity inspired by his exhibition Greetings from Yawnder! Families of all kinds and sizes are invited to explore exciting exhibitions, art materials and fun hands-on activities together. Suggested age 3 and up. Registration not required. Drop-in. 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. 1 pm to 3 pm. FREE.
The LivingRoom Community Art Studio hosts a day of flag creation and art making in honour of Trans Day of Remembrance 2016. 149 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa. All ages and abilities welcome. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to register or for more information. 12 pm to 2 pm. FREE.