It’s a great weekend for inexpensive activities and adventures in food: there’s still time to get some free outdoor skating in, check out the Nature Ninjas event at the RBG, pick up some locally made foods and goodies at the Terra Winter Farmer’s Market.
You don’t even have to eat at home at all this weekend if you don’t want to, between Taste of Burlington and Taste of Downtown Oakville there are enough prix fixe menus to keep you away from the stove!
RBC Skate in the Square Oakville Town Square, 210 Lakeshore Rd. East
Enjoy FREE skating 7 days a week, 8:00am-10:00pm, December 20, 2013 to February 28, 2014, in Towne Square
Skating @ Rotary Centennial Pond, Downtown Burlington
The Rotary Centennial Pond is open for the season! Enjoy Burlington’s waterfront while skating for free with family and friends during the holidays and into the new year.
Terra @ Home Winter Farmers’ Market, 12800 Britannia Road, Milton
There are 40 fantastic vendors at this year’s Terra @ Home Market. Head to the Milton Terra Greenhouses location for a selection of everything from meats and jewellery to baked goods and produce (and more)! The market runs every Saturday from January 11th to April 5, 10am to 3pm. Even if you don’t arrive hungry, your taste buds and sense of smell will take over.
Royal Botanical Gardens Savage Gardens, Nature’s Ninjas! 680 Plains Road West, Burlington
Feed your senses with the captivating, bizarre, larger-than-life world of carnivorous plants then come face-to-face with animals that harness the wildest defense weaponry on earth! Only at Royal Botanical Gardens, Savage Gardens and Nature’s Ninjas brings two amazing exhibits together with live demonstrations and activities for the whole family!
Taste of Downtown Oakville
Discover the fabulous restaurants of Downtown Oakville during the 2014 “Taste of Downtown Oakville” starting February 19 – March 4.
Taste of Burlington
Now is your chance to savour a bite of everything and discover the many eateries located in beautiful Burlington. Winter program runs this Feb 16-Mar 9.