What’s On Oshawa Weekend Feb. 24 & 25 2018

Oshawa hosts the 2018 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships! Watch 40 teams and over 800 skaters from across the country. Feb. 24 & 25 2018. Tribute Communities Centre, 99 Athol Street East, Oshawa. 12 pm to 6 pm. $20. 

Head to The Maker’s Hub! Little Bimshire Soap Co. is hosting a DIY Bath Bomb Making Workshop, where you’ll be able to make your very own bath bombs, using materials you can easily source yourself. They’ll give you everything you need to make and take 6 of your very own basic bath bombs with a recipe card to make more at home. Cost of the event is $50 per person with a 15% deposit required to hold your spot as there are limited number of spots at this event. The Balance is due on or before the event February 24th, 2017 by 12 noon. Payments can be made by sending an email money transfer to littlebimshiresoapco@gmail.com. Receipt available upon request. Feb. 24 2018. 1200 Phillip Murray Ave., Unit 5, Oshawa. 2 pm to 4 pm. 

It’s the Club Carib Steel Drum and Dance Festival! Enjoy the full Caribbean experience with the Hummingbird Dancers and Oshawa Sounds of Steel. See an amazing live dance presentations, and learn about Caribbean Culture! Purchase delicious Caribbean snacks too!  Feb. 24 2018. Caribbean Cultural Centre, 600 Wenthworth St. E., Oshawa. 1 pm to 4 pm. FREE. 

There are literally 2 tickets left to see the Whitby Courthouse Theatre’s production of Avenue Q! This enduring crowd favourite is part flesh, part felt, and packed with heart. Feb.24 2018. 8 pm. 416 Centre St. S. Whitby. $27. 

The Refuge is hosting the Coldest Night of the Year, a 2, 5 & 10 km winter walk hosted in 119+ cities across Canada in support of our work here in Oshawa with the hungry, homeless, and hurting.  They’re just short of their $70,000 goal, so they’re looking for a whole pile of walkers to join in and help raise the funds! Feb. 24 2018. Registration at 4 pm, walk begins at 5:15 pm. Lviv Hall, 38 Lviv Blvd., Oshawa. Limited parking at Lviv, use the overflow lot in the old Zellers plaza. 

Enjoy a free Public Skate sponsored by “Power Off and Play” Healthy Kids Community Challenge! Feb. 25 2018. 2 pm to 3:50 pm. Harman Park Arena, 829 Douglas Street, Oshawa.  FREE. 

Winter’s Wrath Grand Tournament 2018 – a full day of miniature wargaming, prizes, vendors, and giveaways! Tickets are $20 per person, includes prizing and pizza dinner. Grab your tickets at Brew Wizards Board Game Cafe (Cash Only), or pay at the door! Sponsored by Addictive Hobbies, Brew Wizards Board Game Cafe, & Worlds Collide. Doors open at 10 am, games start at 11 am. Feb. 25 2018. Woodview Park, 151 Cadillac Ave., Oshawa. 10 am to 8 pm. 

Grab some new vinyl at the Oshawa CD/Record show!  Just bring cash – there’s no ATM on site.  Feb. 25 2018. 10 am to 4 pm. 38 Lviv Blvd, Oshawa. 

Oshawa’s industrial roots run deeper than General Motors! In fact, the earliest industries were set up in the early 1800s as early settlers established saw and gristmills, agricultural tool manufacturing factories and tanneries. Join the Oshawa Museum at their monthly Tea & Talk to learn about local industrialists and their impact on the development of Oshawa. Feb. 25 2018. 1 pm. Oshawa Museum, Lakeview Park. $10 per person. Reservations are required as space is limited. Call 905-436-7624 x 106 to book your spot.