Category Archives: Outdoor Fun

Day Tripping: Hendrie Valley Sanctuary

Hike one of RBG’s most diverse trail systems. The Royal Botanical Gardens is located in Burlington on Plains Road near Hamilton. It’s a great place explore with several beautiful gardens. The RBG also has more than 27 kilometers of walking … Continue reading

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Manulife Financial LPGA Classic is Family-friendly!

Kids get in FREE with a ticketed adult. The LPGA is returning to the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic from July 10-14, 2013 at the Grey Silo Golf Course in Waterloo. Last year, more than 60,000 attended the event and this year … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Witness the Spring Migration

See the birds migrate home for spring in Point Pelee National Park. This weekend, Point Pelee National Park begins celebrating the return of the birds with the Festival of Birds from May 3 – 20, 2013. This park provides a … Continue reading

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Spring 4×4 Mudfest

Break out the 4x4s for this one! Calling all off-road enthusiasts with trucks and jeeps, road-licensed or unlicensed to bring out their 4×4’s. Come as a spectator or a participant to Gopher Dunes this Sunday, April 28, 2013, located just … Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Experience the Nation’s Capital by Foot

Take a fun guided walking tour for great stories and awesome sights. If you’re planning on being in Ottawa sometime soon, consider booking a guided walk with Ottawa Walking Tours. They provide a great tour that’s very entertaining, includes all … Continue reading

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Pillow Fight Day 2013

Get in touch with your inner child this weekend. Let the battle commence! Pillows will fly and teddies will soar as you converge for a giant urban pillow fight! Swing, whack and evade other pillow-wielding assailants. Bring a soft pillow … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza across Ontario

Egg-cellent fun to be had this weekend and next. Easter weekend is fast approaching and Easter Egg Hunt events are popping up everywhere across Ontario this weekend. If you want the jump on a great egg hunt and avoid huge … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Fun in Downtown Kitchener

The annual St. Patrick’s Day lunch-time event is on Friday, March 15, 2013. Live music, Irish dancing and fun for the kids! The fun starts at 11am in front of City Hall. For more information, visit: Kitchener St. Paddy’s Event. Continue reading

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Day Tripping: Canadian Bucket List Must Do – Visit a Sugar Shack

Check one off your bucket list this month by visiting a sugar shack. Honestly, how did someone come up with the idea to collect sap from a tree and then boil it down until it turned into sweet nectar? However … Continue reading

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This free event is loaded with fun winter-themed activities. If you can’t beat winter, you might as well enjoy it. Ajax is hosting their WinterFest event this weekend, including fun activities like watching professional ice carving demonstrations, children’s activities, arts … Continue reading

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