No plans this weekend? Check out these awesome things to do around Oshawa:
Mark Friday the 13th at the Moustache Club, when Vs. The Borg, The Corporate Life, and The Mustard Junkies play live. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. Doors at 9 pm. $5.
Head to the Brew Wizards Board Game Cafe for a night of old fashioned fun in a lively, LCBO licensed, atmosphere. 74 Celina Street, Oshawa.
Cineplex Family Favourites presents Long Way North, a stunning animated film about one girl’s epic quest to reach the North Pole. This beautiful film has been in numerous prestigious film festivals, including Annecy International Animated Film Festival (Audience Award), Tokyo Anime Award Festival (Grand Prize), COLCOA French Film Festival (Audience Award) and TIFF Kids. January 14, 2017. 1351 Grandview Street North, Oshawa. 11 am. $2.99 per ticket.
The Canadian Automotive Museum hosts the Winter Innovations Tour, a look at the evolution of heated seats, snow tires, and window defrosters. Because what would we do in Canada without automotive innovations that keep us safe and dry during winter weather? Join a tour an explore the history of winter driving in Canada. Tour included with admission. Members free. January 14, 2017. 99 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa. 1 pm to 2 pm. Adults $10, Youth $5, under-5s free.
Make an Affirmation Pendant at the LivingRoom Community Art Studio, and learn how to make a pendant that will keep words close to your heart as you move forward into 2017, using simple, up-cycled materials that can be worn to remind you or a loved one of what matters most. January 14, 2017. 149 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. 12 pm – 2pm. All ages and abilities are welcome. Suggested donation of $10 or Pay-What-You-Like in support of the LivingRoom project. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register or for more information.
LEGO robots will once again take over Durham College’s (DC) Oshawa campus when the college hosts 9-14 year-old students for the annual FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Ontario East Provincial Championships! Arrive at 2 pm when the official matches begin to watch the best LEGO action live. January 14, 2017. 10 am to 6 pm. Durham College, 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshwa, Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre – Gyms 1 and 2.
Led Zeppelin fans can head to the UOIT Regent Theatre for Zepology – Tribute to Led Zeppelin, a musical tribute to rock n’ roll’s best live performance of Led Zeppelin’s historic movie soundtrack, and many more from Zeppelin’s catalogue. January 14, 2017. 8 pm. 50 King Street East, Oshawa. $35. Recommended age 14+.
Enjoy a free family skate at Legends Centre, presented by Ashley Mandaric – RBC Mortgage Specialist and Real Estate Sales Representative Ryan De Kuyper, Coldwell Banker, plus face painting and a photo booth! January 15, 2017. 1 pm to 3 pm. 1661 Harmony Rd N, Oshawa. FREE.
Meet select members of the Oshawa Generals at Buffalo Wild Wings on Taunton Road for an exclusive Oshawa Generals Post-Game Party Player’s Event, including autographs, trivia, and giveaways. January 15, 2017. 5:30 pm to 7 pm. Buffalo Wild Wings, 903 Taunton Rd. (Harmony and Taunton), Oshawa.
The Ontario Philharmonic presents the Teddy Bear Series, part of Random Acts of Music! Parents and children can enjoy visiting the Instrument Petting Zoo (6:45 pm to 7 pm), followed by a free concert (7 pm to 8 pm). January 17, 2017. Two venues: South Oshawa Community Centre, and the Northview Community Centre. Reserve seats at 905-436-5474 (South Oshawa) and 905-432-1984 (Northview).