Planning on staying local during the March Break holiday? No problem, lots to do!! Check out these fun events happening....
Bronte Creek's Annual Maple Syrup Festival
The maple syrup festivities are open to the public from 9:30am to 3:00pm every weekend in March and March Break. Enjoy a guided tour of Maple Lane, where interpreters costumed for the 1890's demonstrate different historical ways of collecting and making maple syrup. The tour ends in the middle of Spruce Lane Farm where you can learn how to make fresh maple sugar or enjoy a stick of delicious maple taffy before visiting the various farm animals in the yard. And what's a Maple Syrup Festival without a pancake meal? Hop on a wagon that will take you to the Pancake House where you can enjoy fresh, hot pancakes and sausages with pure maple syrup.
1219 Burloak Drive, Oakville
Mountsberg’s Maple Town
Runs March 2 until April 7, 2019 on weekends and March Break from 10am - 4pm each day. Free with regular gate admission or a Halton Parks Membership.
2259 Milburough Line, Campbellville
Crawford Lake Conservation Area presents Sweet Water Season, a celebration of the Indigenous heritage of maple sugaring.
Weekends, March Break and holidays - Visit the reconstructed Iroquoian Village and learn how maple syrup was discovered and used by Indigenous People as you take in an interactive (and edible!) Sweet Water demonstration. Nostalgia is served in the afternoon as staff demonstrate how to make taffy on snow. Try a tasting flight of different grades and types of syrup before heading to the giftshop to pick up a delicious souvenir. Kids will enjoy winning a prize for completing the maple themed discovery hunt! 3115 Conservation Rd, Milton
Milton Community Events at MSC & MLC
March Break sponsored skates, sponsored Swims, March Break Camps- Cycling & Drop in Sports.
Dixie Outlet Mall
Two exciting days this March Break for a special FREE meet and greet with Skye and Chase from Paw Patrol on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 between 11:00am and 2:00pm! 1250 South Service Rd, Mississauga
Winter lovers should take comfort in the fact that it’s not going to be too warm next week. Weather permitting, the Celebration Square ice rink will be open to March Breakers for some of the final skate times this winter. 300 City Centre Dr, Mississauga
Maple Magic at the Bradley Museum
There's no better way to soak up some Canadian heritage than by feasting on and learning about our traditional maple syrup, and the Bradley Museum has March Break activities every day from March 9-17! 1620 Orr Rd, Mississauga
March Break Sponsored Recreational Swims & Skates
Various locations within Mississauga happening March 11-15 (Monday-Friday).
See schedule for details. Mississauga
Royal Ontario Museum
With a fantastic line-up of family-friendly activities, ROM is the destination for fun this March break. Travel back in time to the Viking era! Legendary explorers on land and sea, imaginative myth-makers and skilled craftspeople, the Norse left a multi-faceted legacy. As one of Toronto's top must-see attractions offering fun family events, the Museum will be buzzing with creative things to do, live performances and the best of the Viking spirit
100 Queens Park, Toronto
Art Gallery of Ontario
The AGO will be hosting nine days of drop-in family fun. Immerse yourself in Yayoi Kusama’s playful world of light and colour. Take a journey through time and space. Create a huge collaborative futuristic city, make a lantern of light or a silly Emoji face mask, play with light and shadow, print a kaleidoscope of coloured patterns and at the end of the day, make a family memory at the Selfie wall!
317 Dundas Street West, Toronto
ACTIVITIES FREE WITH GENERAL ADMISSION
Sugar Shack TO
Sugar Shack TO returns this year with double the winter fun! On the first weekend of March Break, two sugar shacks will be serving up fresh maple taffy in order to quell any long-winding lineups of people waiting to get their sugar fix. There will also be tons of fun interactive entertainment including an music, ice sculptures, ice games and a marketplace
Sugar Beach (Jarvis and Queens Quay East) Toronto
Evergreen Brick Works
Be one with nature and explore the outdoors with Evergreen Brick Works’ multitude of March Break events, such as scavenger hunts, nature trails and seed planting. Toronto
FREE (or pay what you can)
Black Creek Pioneer Village
This March Break visit Black Creek Pioneer Village and make some sweet memories. Solve the Mystery! Junior Detectives help Sherlock Holmes and Watson solve the Case of the Missing Jewels! And starting at noon each day, kids can delve into the delicious world of maple syrup. 1000 Murray Ross Pkwy, North York
14 AND UNDER FREE WITH ADULT ADMISSION
Maple Syrup Festival at Kortright Centre
Come out and tap into spring! Enjoy demonstrations, wagon rides, activities.... and of course pancakes and real maple syrup! Special family-fun activities on weekends and March Break!
9550 Pine Valley Drive, Woodbridge
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Celebrating Irish culture history and heritage. Begins at the corner of Bloor and St. George Street and heads east on Bloor, south on Yonge and west on Queen Street, stopping at University Avenue
Sunday, March 11, 12pm - 3pm Toronto
Presented by Fan Expo, ComicCon is a pop culture convention for fans of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming. The three-day extravaganza is packed with exciting family-friendly activities and celebrities
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto
Ontario Science Centre
Join us in celebrating March break for lots of science fun, special programs, IMAX films and more! Through amazing artifacts ranging from the lightbulb to the flight recorder, you'll gain a better understanding of Canada's unique scientific achievements
770 Don Mills Road, Toronto
This March Break travel to a fairy-tale castle and an era of dragons and adventure. Multiple exciting and interactive theatrical live shows are guaranteed to take you back in time to a bygone era. Marvel at Heavy Meta, a 30’ long, 19’ tall fire-breathing metal dragon, from the terrace. Travel down the 800ft underground tunnel to the stables to visit medieval stallions and our indoor bouncy castle. Family friendly themed activities including arts and crafts and face painting are sure delight. Take a break from the everyday and join us at the castle this March Break!
1 Austin Terrace, Toronto