Thursday, March 8, 2012

Things To Do This Weekend in Ottawa - March 9-11


Be sure to check out the Going Out Page for a full listing of what happening around Ottawa

Free:
St Patricks Day Parade - Saturday - Starting at 11am at Ottawa City Hall (Laurier & Elgin) heading down Laurier to banks St to Landsdown, ending at 1pm

Final Session of Animal Tracking with Snowshoes on Sunday



Its the last weekend to ice skate at Rideau Hall

Fulton's Sugar Bush - Free parking, admission, trails - as well as play areas.  Sleigh rides are $2 - and the restaurant is very expensive.

National Gallery of Canada - free admission on Sundays

Family Story Time at the Library - BeaverbrookCentennial, St Laurent

Lowes Build & Grow Kids Workshops - Saturday - Building Carnival Hoops

Google Docs Workshop - Saturday @ Library Main Branch

Visit the Currency Museum - Learn all about Piggy Banks! - Admission is free

Home Depot's Free Kids Workshop this weekend is Build a Race Car

Almost Free:
Family Favourites $2.50 Movies Saturday morning

Westend Family Cinema is playing Big Miracle this weekend - Admission is $5 in advance or $7 at the door for non-members - If you purchase a membership $12/single or $25/family - then admission is $3 in advance or $5 at the door

Rainbow Cinemas - $5/person - $3 Matinees

Not Free:
Visit the Museum of Civilization there are a ton of fun things happening - Much More Munsch - Vintage Candle Dipping - Family BingoCreativity Crunch Craft Making - to name a few - Admission $12/Adult $8/Student or $30 Family

Ottawa 67s vs Niagara - Friday

Jan Arden is playing at the NAC Sunday - Tickets still available

Local Movie Theater Listings

Visit the Animals at the Agricultural Museum - lots to see and do - Butter Making & Tasting - cooking with Maple - Cow Milking - Animal care - Admission $9/Adults $6/Students or $23/Families