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BOWMANVILLE ZOO
Established  1919
You can’t get  any closer!  Experience  one-on-one  animal encounters, be amazed  by the AnimaTheatre Show,  witness  the feeding  of the Famous Carnivores  and get wet and wild at The Animal’s Splash  Bash.  Full Day Eco-Adventure Camp available for children 5 to 12 years old.
OPEN: May to September open 7 days a week. April and October until
Thanksgiving, weekends only. Open at 10 a.m., closing times vary. ADMISSION: Adults $23.00; Seniors & Youth $19.00; Children $17.00;
Children under 3 free. Season passes and group rates available.
340 King Street East, Bowmanville
905-623-5655 •
  www.bowmanvillezoo.com


BRIMACOMBE

Rated  “The Best  in the  Snow  Business”  by the  Canadian Ski Council, Brimacombe caters  to the traditional skier as well as the snowboarder and features  21 trails, 10 lifts and 2 terrain parks spread over 65+ acres. Less than 45 minutes  east  of Toronto. Open  six days  and  five nights a week. Lessons, rentals and retail store available onsite.
OPEN: December to March, weather and snow conditions permitting
4098 Durham Road 9 (Ganaraska Road), Orono
905-983-5983 •  1-877-672-2582 •
  www.brimacombe.ca
 

CANADIAN TIRE MOTORSPORT PARK

Recognized  as Canada’s Home of Motorsports, the 750  acre  multi-track facility hosts  just about  every class  of road  racing  including Formula 1, IndyCar, sports cars, stock cars, endurance racing, motorcycles, motocross, showroom stock, historic vintage racers, “Big Rig” trucks and karts.
OPEN: May long weekend to Thanksgiving weekend
ADMISSION: Rates and admission varies by event. See website for details.
3233 Concession Road 10, Bowmanville
905-983-9141 •  1-800-866-1072  
www.canadiantiremotorsportpark.com


CANLAN ICE SPORTS OSHAWA

Breakaway   from  boredom   and  unleash   your  inner  athlete  at  Durham Region’s  most  popular  sports   and  entertainment   complex.  The  facility boasts two  NHL sized  ice  surfaces, four  championship   caliber  beach volleyball courts and Durham’s largest patio bar overlooking Lake Ontario.
1401 Phillip Murray Avenue, Oshawa
905-725-6951 • 
www.icesports.com


DOWNTOWN OSHAWA

There’s  always  something  fun happening  in downtown  Oshawa.  From unique  shopping  to  fine-dining, from family activities to  special  events, there are over 250 businesses to serve you.
OPEN: Year round
905-576-7606 • 
www.downtownoshawa.ca


GENERAL MOTORS  CENTRE
(Oshawa  Sports Centre)
Host of 2015 Pan Am Games –Weightlifting and Boxing (July 11 – 19, July 18 – 25)
As Durham Region’s  premier  Sports  and  Entertainment  Facility it is the home of the Oshawa Generals (OHL) hockey team, the Durham TurfDogs Lacrosse team and the Oshawa Sports  Hall of Fame.  Various concerts, local events  and trade  shows  are held throughout  the year. See  website for detailed list of events.
99 Athol Street East, Oshawa
905-438-8811 • 1-877-436-8811
 www.generalmotorscentre.com


GREAT BLUE HERON  CHARITY CASINO

Great  games, great  food, great  people!  Join in the action at one of the 60 thrilling casino  table  games, play  at  any  of  the  539  state-of-the-art   slot machines or indulge in the award winning all-you-can-eat buffets at the Waters Edge Restaurant. There is something for everyone, no matter what your game!
OPEN: 24 hours, 7 days a week
21777  Island Road, Port Perry
905-985-4888 •  1-888-29-HERON

www.greatblueheroncasino.com
 

JUNGLE CAT WORLD  WILDLIFE PARK
Located on 15 acres  near historic Orono, just 25 minutes east of Oshawa, the park is home to a variety of rare and endangered wildlife from around the world.
OPEN: Year Round. 7 days a week, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily feeding tour at 1:30 p.m.
ADMISSION: Adults $15, Teens/Seniors $10, Children $7.50, Children under 2 free. Group rates are available.
3667 Concession Road 6, Orono
Phone: 905-983-5016 •
  www.junglecatworld.com

LIVEACT DINNER  THEATRE
Durham   Region’s   premiere   entertainment    destination!   Dinner   theatre, concerts, special  events!  An evening  at  the  Dinner Theatre  is a  night to remember.
104 Consumers  Drive, Whitby
905-668-2229 •  1-877-426-5697 •
  www.liveact.ca

NEB’S FUNWORLD
NEB’s FunWorld is #1 for family fun in Durham Region with a huge variety of entertainment that includes bowling, rides and arcade.
OPEN: 7 days a week with rides running daily
1300 Wilson Road North, Oshawa
905-723-2631 • 
www.nebsfunworld.com

OLG SLOTS  AT AJAX   DOWNS
Do you like the charm of the classic reel? Prefer the flash of the video slots or electronic  table games? With over 800  machines,  they have the thrills you desire!  And when it comes  to exciting your taste  buds,  the Getaway Restaurant  has you covered  24/7.
OPEN: Year Round, 24 hours, 7 days a week
50 Alexander’s Crossing, Ajax
905-619-2690 •  1-866-445-3939
 
www.olgslotsandcasinos.ca/olg-slots/ajax-downs


OSHAWA CENTRE

Oshawa Centre  is the largest  shopping  centre  East of the GTA with over 200 fashion and lifestyle brands including Sephora, Victoria’s Secret, Roots, Pandora  and lululemon. Currently undergoing a $230M redevelopment, the Oshawa Centre  will add 60 new stores  upon completion in spring 2016.
419 King Street West, Oshawa
905-686-6408 •
  www.oshawacentre.com


OSHAWA LITTLE THEATRE

Oshawa Little Theatre  has  brought  playful moments  to  life in Durham Region  for over 60  years!  Durham’s  longest  running community theatre presents outstanding  live theatre throughout the year.
OPEN: Year Round
ADMISSION: Varies depending on event
62 Russett Avenue, Oshawa
905-723-0282 • 
www.oshawalittletheatre.com

OSHAWA VALLEY BOTANICAL GARDENS
Featuring  over 300  peony  varieties,  hosta  and  lilac collections,  a water feature,  annual beds  and  the fall blooming Memory Garden, this unique garden  links the parklands  and natural terrain of the Oshawa Creek  Trail system with the nationally-designated  heritage gardens of Parkwood Estate.
OPEN: Year round, 7 days a week, dawn until dusk
ADMISSION: Free
155 Arena Street, Oshawa
905-436-3311 •  1-800-6-OSHAWA  •
www.oshawa.ca/ovbg


OSHAWA ZOO and  FUN FARM

If you’re looking for a Zoo that offers a clean, rural, child friendly experience for  your  whole  family, look  no  further.  Featuring  45  species of  tame exotic and  domestic  animals  that  feed  from your hand  in an  interactive environment, it is situated on Oshawa’s Oak Ridge Moraine.
OPEN: May to Thanksgiving. Call ahead to confirm daily open  hours.
ADMISSION: Adults $12, Seniors $10, Children $8, Family Pass $40. Season passes and group rates available.
3441 Grandview Street North, Oshawa
905-655-5236 • 
www.oshawazoo.ca


REGENT   THEATRE AT UOIT

Restored to its former glory, the Regent  Theatre in downtown Oshawa is a spectacular 600-seat lecture  theatre  by day and  a performance venue during the evening and on weekends.
OPEN: Year Round
ADMISSION: Varies depending on event
50 King Street East, Oshawa
905-721-3399 •
  www.regent.uoit.ca


TREETOP ECO-ADVENTURE PARK

Become  one  with nature! Kids and  adults  will love exploring this one-of- a-kind AERIAL tree  top  outdoor  adventure  park.  Some  of the  features include giant Tyrolean Zip lines, suspended bridges,  floating logs, ladders and platforms, Tarzan rope  swings,  nets  and much more. New this year: Outdoor  Archery Games with an awesome 50’ by 80’ Combat  Archery arena to do battle in. Reservations are required.
OPEN: Year Round.
53 Snow Ridge Court, Oshawa
905-655-1113 •   1-855-655-1113
www.treetopeco-adventurepark.com

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