Be part of the roar and support the Ontario Parasport Games 2019! Join the opening ceremonies on February 8 2019 at 7:30 pm at the Abilities Centre in Whitby (everyone is welcome an d admission is FREE!), then catch one of the many parasport events taking place throughout Durham Region on February 9, and medal games and closing ceremonies on Feb. 10. There are too many events to list, so find all the details here.
Head to the Ontario Regiment Museum for Winter Warfare, a brand new Tank Saturday event! Admission includes access to the museum that houses artifacts, medals, weapons and uniforms covering 150+ years of military history from the Fenian Raids of 1866 to the conflicts of today. Explore the Military Vehicle Conservation Centre with over 60 military vehicles and Tanks on display, plus enjoy a live vehicle demonstration with Tanks and Armoured vehicles! February 9 2019. 10 am to 3 pm. 1000 Stevenson Road North, Oshawa. $5 – $15.
Romance is alive and well at the Canadian Automotive Museum Valentine’s Day weekend! Bring your “love bug” for a tour of the gallery featuring automotive love stories. Expert tour guide Bob will explore stories of love and loss related to automobiles on display. Discover the history behind the iconic Rolls-Royce’s hood ornament, learn the intriguing tale behind a Canadian knight and an Italian countess, and hear the last romantic words of Isadora Duncan before her untimely death in a Bugatti. Feb. 9 2019. 1 pm to 2pm. 99 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa. $6 – $12.
Support local makers and shop for Valentine’s Day gifts at the For the Love of Handmade Market! Feb. 9 2019.The Maker’s Hub, 1200 Phillip Murray Ave, Unit 5, Oshawa. 9:30 am to 2 pm.
WWE Live – Road to Wrestlemania hits the Tribute Communities Centre! Feb. 9 2019. 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. 99 Athol Street East, Oshawa. $20 and up.
Head to the UOIT Regent Theatre for the Mini Pop Kids: Take Flight Tour, a fun, energetic concert the whole family will love! Feb. 9 2019. 2 pm to 4 pm. 50 King Street East, Oshawa.
Catch Evil Dead: The Musical! A hilarious show that takes all the elements of the cult classic films The Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness and combines them into one of the craziest theatrical experiences of all time. All seats are in the splatter zone! Feb. 9 2019. 7:30 pm. Mansfield’s Cabaret, 50 Bond Street East, Oshawa. $40.
The Oshawa Little Theatre presents Office Hours, a hilarious comedy by Norm Foster! Feb. 9 & 10 until Feb. 16 2019. Various times. 62 Russett Ave, Oshawa. $25/$15.
It’s OPG Second Sundays at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery! Smell, taste, feel and hear your art this month!
Manipulate unconventional materials such as candy, wraps, cardboard, bells and more to create wondrous portraits inspired by James Kirkpatrick: To The Unseen Future. Feb. 10 2019. 1 pm to 3 pm. 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. FREE! Sponsored by Ontario Power Generation.