2020 Windsor Essex March Break Guide

Saturday, March 14 to Sunday, March 22

A guide to exciting March Break events in Windsor Essex!

March Break Madness at Colassanti’s

March 14 & March 22, 2020. $56.99+tax March Break Club Card which includes 5 Fun Passes! Single and Family Fun passes also available. Zoo shows daily at 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30 pm. Also enjoy classes in Pot Painting and Tillanddsia Sand Art. See website for details.

Extended Hours:  Open daily 8:00am-6:00pm
Extended Hours:  Rides open at regular times (see below) closing at 6:00pm daily during March Break
Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens- 1550 Road 3 E, Kingsville


March 16 & Thursday March 19, 2020. Enjoy FREE skating sponsored by Tim Horton’s!

12 pm – 2 pm
Capri Pizzeria Recreation Complex – 2555 Pulford Rd, Windsor

March Break Madness at Point Pelee National Park

March 16 – March 20, 2020. You never know what the weather will be like during March Break, but rain, snow, or shine, we have great activities planned for the entire family. Get your family team together for our amazing scavenger hunt. Pick up your instructions at the Visitor Centre and look for clues, solve riddles, and win a prize. Our Kids’ Craft Centre will be in full swing throughout March Break, featuring a different nature craft each day. Colour a bird, butterfly, or dragonfly and add it to our migration tree. Take a break and watch a special feature film at 11 am and 3 pm.

Point Pelee National Park – 1118 Point Pelee Dr., Leamington

Tecumseh Mall March Break ‘Play-cation’

March 16 – March 20, 2020. Join us for a week of fun Meet and Greet and interactive activities!
Monday – 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM – Come dressed in your galactic best! Meet and Greet with characters from a galaxy far far away. Storm Trooper, Princess Leia and Boba Fett.
Tuesday – 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM – Meet and Greet with your favourite Sesame Street Characters, Elmo and Abby Cadabby.
Wednesday – 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM – Meet and Greet with your favourite blue muppet, Cookie Monster.
Thursday – 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM – Meet and Greet with Princess Peppa from Peppa Pig. Don’t miss out on this royal appearance!
Friday – 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM – Fun interactive games and activities lead by the STEM Activity Centre. Learn about Connex building activities and block and ball building with an emphasis on robotics and engineering!

All Meet & Greets and STEM activities are on a walk-in basis, first come first serve basis. No registration necessary.  An adult/parent/guardian must accompany and remain with the child/children participants(s) at all times during the entire activity

Tecumseh Mall
519-944-7760 ext. 105
Tecumseh Mall – 7654 Tecumseh Rd. E, Windsor

AGW March Break Camp

March 16 – March 20, 2020. Overlooking the Detroit River, make art inspired by Québec artist Françoise Sullivan.  Camp participants will enjoy the Françoise Sullivan exhibition from the Musée d’art Contemporain in Montreal while exploring art-making in many mediums.  There will be something for everyone, including one-of a-kind portraiture and mixed media sculptural projects.  The art campers will also work collaboratively to produce a dance project inspired by the performances created by Sullivan.  A field trip is also planned during the week.  Recommended for ages 6 – 12 years old.  Daily or weekly rates available.

AGW March Break Camp
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Drive West, Windsor

Vollmer March Break Camp

March 16 – March 20, 2020.   Ages 4-12 years. Choose your adventure this March Break! Join a mission to space or try to complete our Vollmer Ninja Warrior course in record time. You can choose to design your very own theme park one day and be a crazy chemist the next, it is all up to you!  Please pack a lunch or check out our great hot lunch options for $6, as well remember to pack 2 snacks for the day. A water bottle, indoor shoes & warm clothes for outside are necessary.

9 am – 4 pm, early drop-off starting at 7:30 am and late pick up until 5:30 pm, $35/day or $160/week (Monday-Friday)
519-969-7771, LasalleMarchBreak
Vollmer Complex- 2121 Laurier Parkway, LaSalle

March Break at jack miner bird sanctuary

March 16 – March 20, 2020. Enjoy daily events during March Break at Jack Minter Bird Sanctuary!

Monday March 16 1:30 – 3 pm – Scavenger Hunt – Explore the Sanctuary and learn fun facts!  For grades 1 – 5.  Registration required.
Tuesday March 17 1:30 – 2:30 pm – Green Thumb Program – Learn how you can be more eco-friendly.  Everyone will plant a seed to take home for their garden. For grades 2 – 5.  Registration required.
Wednesday March 18 1:30 – 3 pm – Nature Walk with Xander – Learn about the birds and animals that are found in the spring in the Sanctuary woodlot.  For grades 3 – 6.  Registration required.
Thursday March 19 1:30 – 3 pm – Arts and Crafts – Nature-themed arts and crafts program.  For grades 1 – 6.  Registration required.
Friday March 20 1:30 – 3 pm – Nature walk with Xander – Learn about the birds and animals that are found in the spring in the Sanctuary woodlot.  For grades 3 – 6.  Registration required.

March Break at Jack Miner
Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary – 332/360 Road 3 West, Kingsville

March Break Fun at Silver Tee

March 16 – March 22, 2020. Check out our website for our March Break specials!

Silver Tee Golf & Virtual Gaming Centre – 1360 ON-3, Oldcastle

Maple March Break For Families

Tues March 17 & Fri March 20, 2020. A family friendly maple event perfect for celebrating March Break. Tour the site with interpreters guiding you along the way. Learn the history of this sweet springtime treat as you help to make and taste maple sugar. Arrive early, dress warmly, and be sure to wear boots!

Help carry the sap using pails and a wooden yoke. Try your hand at the brace and bit drill. See the trees tapped and the sap evaporating. Check website for details on the Maple Program.

1:30 pm – 4 pm, $6/adult, $4/child (ages 3-16), $20 family maximum
John R Park Homestead – 915 Essex County Rd 50, Essex


Tuesday March 17, 2020. Continue celebrating the maple season by participating in an old fashioned sugaring off party! Help the pioneers collect sap and boil it down by moonlight. Make taffy on the snow, join in the barn dance, linger for maple legends, and taste some sweet maple treats.

7 pm – 8:30 pm
John R Park Homestead – 915 Essex County Rd 50, Essex


Tues March 17 & Fri March 20, 2020. Enjoy FREE skating sponsored by Tim Horton’s!

Tues – 12 pm – 2 pm
Fri – 7:55pm – 9:45pm
Forest Glade Arena -3205 Forest Glade Dr, Windsor


Wed March 18 & Fri March 20, 2020. Enjoy FREE skating sponsored by Tim Horton’s!

Wed – 12:20 pm – 2:20 pm
Fri – 11:40am – 1:40pm
WFCU Centre – 8787 McHugh St., Windsor


Wed March 18, 2020. Bugs are taking over the Point Pelee Visitor Centre! Join us for a viewing of “A Bug’s Life” at 6 pm. Flik, an inventor, leads an army of ants against a group of grasshoppers who steal their food every year. He also enlists a troop of circus bugs to help him. Suitable for all ages.

6 pm
Point Pelee National Park-1118 Point Pelee Dr, Leamington


Thurs March 19, 2020. Cheer for the Windsor Spitfires as they take on the 2018-19 OHL Champions the Guelph Storm!  This is the last game of the regular season and the Spitfires will be celebrating their fans at Fan Appreciation Night!  Go Spits Go!

Cost: $16+
WFCU Centre – 8787 McHugh St., Windsor

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