1. REVERBERATIONS | Unplugged
Every Friday night
Live music returns to THEMUSEUM!
REVERBERATIONS | Unplugged is an intimate live concert series for local music legends and upcoming indie artists to showcase their unique acoustic sounds. Beginning Friday, March 4, musicians will perform in this interactive music series at The Voodoo Lounge at THEMUSEUM from 6pm to 11pm.
2. Waterloo Central Railway Weekend Winter Train Rides
March 12, 13, 19 and 20, 2022
Experience this scenic winter train ride through the beautiful farming landscape of Woolwich Township.
This round-trip journey begins at either the Waterloo Northfield Drive platform (across the street from the ION station) or the St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market Station (on Farmers Market Drive).
Tickets can be purchased on-line.
3. The Harlem Globetrotters Spread Game Tour
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
The World-Famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their newly reimagined Spread Game Tour to The Aud in Kitchener. The Spread Game Tour is a basketball event like no other that will show off the best of the Globetrotters in a dazzling exhibition of talent and game the entire family will enjoy!
Tickets are available at The Aud and on-line.
4. Irish Real Life Festival
This year the Irish Real Life Festival features more than 20 in-person and virtual events leading up to St. Patrick’s Day! Events include staged performances, learn to play music classes, art, and live music. For a full list of what’s planned check out the Irish Real Life Festival website. Slaint?!
5. Dinosaur Drive-Thru
March 11 – April 3, 2022
Just in time for March Break, the Dinosaur Drive-Thru returns at Bingemans!
This time, the park has gotten bigger and better including a longer journey through an authentic park setting. Re-discover the era lost to time with even more roaring dinos of Jurassic size, some as big as 30 feet high! Bring the whole family on this COVID-safe prehistoric journey from the comfort of your own vehicle. Select walk-thru only nights are also available: book your tickets on-line.
6. Taste the Countryside Maple Trail
March 24 – April 3, 2022
Various Food Establishments throughout the Townships
Taste the Countryside returns this spring, this time with a sweet twist! The Taste the Countryside Maple Trail will be highlighting the maple syrup culture and tradition in the Region by serving up maple-themed prix fixe menus.
Throughout the 10-day event, participants can dine their way through the region’s countryside as they taste delicious maple-inspired $20 or $45 prix fixe menus. Each menu features dishes created using locally-sourced items and Maple Syrup, providing diners with a true Waterloo Region taste of place experience.
For a list of participating restaurants, craft brewers and eateries go to Taste the Countryside.
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