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Kortright Centre Event Calendar

KORTRIGHT CENTRE 2016 EVENT HIGHLIGHTS*

Purchase tickets online (where available) or call 416.667.6295

Download a pdf of the calendar

WINTER
WINTER TO SPRING
Owl Prowl
Family Day Fun Carnival
Archetype Sustainable House Tours

January 30
February 20
7 pm - 9 pm

Experience an evening with live owls. Go on a night hike and call to wild owls in hope that they call back!

Advance tickets required.

February 13 - 15
10 am - 3 pm

Enjoy nature hikes, snow-shoeing, face-painting, family activities and hot chocolate by a campfire.

Admission is FREE for ages 15 and under.

Saturdays & Sundays, March 5 - April 3
Every day during March Break, March 14 - 18
Tours at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm and 3 pm.

Guided tours of our two LEED Platinum certified houses: one illustrating sustainable practices readily available today, and the other looking into the near future, demonstrating up-and-coming sustainable and renewable technologies.

Advance registration is required.
Call 905-832-2289 to reserve your spot.

MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL SPRING
Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival
Maple Syrup by Lamplight
Maple Syrup Festival & Easter Egg Hunt
Parent and Tot Programs

March 5 - April 3

Enjoy demonstrations, pancakes and real maple syrup! Special March Break and weekend activities.

For more information visit MapleSyrupFest.com

March 12 & 19
7 pm - 9 pm

Taste real maple syrup, learn about maple syrup production and enjoy a warm fire-side treat by the campfire.

Advance tickets required.

March 25 - 28
10 am - 3:30 pm

Participate in the Maple Syrup Festival and bring your basket to search for Easter Eggs in the forest! Easter themed activities offered all day

Saturdays: (except May 21)
April 9 - June 4

OR Mondays: (except May 23)
April 11 - June 6

Weekly sessions include story time, nature crafts, and guided outdoor activities. 5 & under.

$120 for 8 weeks. Session options: 9-10:30 or 11-12:30.
Advance Registration required
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SPRING
Four Winds Kite Festival Mother's Day Brunch
Geofest
Introduction to Trail Running

April 30 & May 1
10 am - 4 pm

Kite flying demonstrations, springtime activities and wind-themed interpretive hikes.

Hikes: 11 am and 1 pm
House Tour: 2:30 pm

May 8
Two seatings available

Mother's Day brunch and nature walk.

Menu available online.
Advance tickets required.

May 28 & 29
10 am - 4 pm

Find hidden geocaches at Kortright. Enjoy a beginner GPS workshop, guided hikes and more.

Hikes: 11 am and 1 pm
House Tour: 2:30 pm

Advanced registration required for house tour.

June 11
9:30 am - 12 pm

Explore training methods, techniques, nutrition, clothing considerations and more! Wear suitable clothes and shoes to run in. No experience necessary.

Advance registration required.


SUMMER
FALL
Outdoor Survival Skills Bat Hike Parent and Tot Programs
5 Peaks Trail Running Series

June 19
11:30 am and 1 pm

Learn survival skills, including what to eat to stay alive in the forest and how to build a shelter.

July 7 & 14
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Experience an evening with live bats! Take a guided walk with a bat expert through bat habitat and get an up-close look at captive bats.

75 participants max.
Advance tickets required.

Saturdays: (except Oct 8)
September 3 - October 29
OR Mondays: (except Oct 10)
September 5 - October 31

Weekly sessions include story time, nature crafts, and guided outdoor activities. 5 & under.

$120 for 8 weeks. Session options: 9-10:30 or 11-12:30.

Advance Registration required.

September 10
9 am - 12 pm

For race timing, details and registration, please go to: 5peaks.com/regions/southern-ontario/

Advance registration required.

FALL
Honey Harvest Festival Fall Colours Celebration Kreepy Kortright Owl Prowl

September 17 & 18
10 am - 4 pm

Enjoy music and entertainment, tour the bee space, meet a beekeeper, taste honey, make crafts, play bee games, build bee habitat and much more!

Every Saturday & Sunday in October, and Thanksgiving Monday
10 am - 4 pm

Hikes: 11 am and 1 pm
House Tour: 2:30 pm

Advance registration required for house tour.

October 28 & 29
6 pm - 9pm

A haunted maze, Halloween activities, campfire, frightening forest walk and live owls! For kids 12 and under accompanied by an adult.

Advance tickets required.

November 12 & 19
7 pm - 9 pm

Experience an evening with live owls. Go on a night hike and call to wild owls in hopes they call back!

Advance tickets required.

CHRISTMAS
Astronomy Night Magical Christmas Forest

November 26
7 pm - 9 pm

Learn about mythology, history and how to identify star constellations with our star expert.

Advance tickets required.

December 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18, 23
Friday/Saturday 5 pm - 9 pm
Sunday 3 pm - 7 pm

Christmas crafts, activities and treats for the whole family to enjoy. Go on a horse-drawn wagon ride and meet Santa in his workshop.

Advance tickets required.

*Programs and schedules are subject to change.

Purchase tickets online (where available) or call 416.667.6295