50 Things to do on March Break 2018

Still not sure what you'll be doing with the kids this March Break? We've got 50 fabulous ideas to help you out!

Find an updated version of this document for 2019 -> here.

1. Sign up for March Break Camps
Next extra activities to keep the kids busy? Sign them up for a day or the week at these local camps! More

2. See The Secret Garden at YPT
See the beloved classic adapted from the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett! There will also be additional performances during March Break. More

3. Host at Pizza Night
Invite friends and family over for make-your-own-pizza night. Think outside of the 'box' and make fun shaped pizzas for the kids. Be inspired here.

4. See The Misfit League at Second City
It's a brand new show for 2018! This wonderfully playful tale explores why you should REALLY never judge a hero by their powers. More

5. Go Jumping at Aerosports Trampoline Parks
These family-friendly facilities take jumpers of all ages to new heights while also bringing back the good ole’ days of aerobic, get-your-blood-pumping fun. More

6. Uncover a Mystery at Looking Glass Adventures
Looking Glass Adventures has opened a new facility at Victoria Park and Danforth Ave. It's GTA's top rated family-friendly escape game! More

7. See Big Nate, the Musical
Nate Wright, a detention-riddled sixth grader hopes to woo beautiful Jenny away from her boyfriend Artur by winning "The Nickelodeon", the first prize in his school's Battle of the Bands. More

8. Play at Tree Walk Village
The new adventure park where kids can climb from tree to tree and have fun on slides, tunnels and an obstacle course is open during March Break! More

9. Go to Space Mission at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Toronto
In addition to LEGO® building fun, there's a new attraction at Toronto’s leading family attraction, set to take families on an intergalactic adventure! Book online to guarantee admission! More

10. Chomp on Bugs at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
Come Sample REAL Insects Food Truck Style at BugFeast 2018.  Put your taste buds to the test and be tempted with 3 bugtastic food samples! More

11. Make Spring Crafts
Raid the craft supplies in your home and get the kids working on Spring, Easter or Passover crafts. Here are some ideas to get you started. More

12. See The Berenstain Bears LIVE! at Living Arts Centre
Adapted from the classic children's book series by Stan and Jan Berenstain, The Berenstain Bears LIVE! brings everyone's favorite bear family to life in a thrilling theatrical experience that kids as well as their parents will treasure for many years to come. 4 shows. More

13. Go to Fallsview Indoor Waterpark
Treat the family to water fun in Niagara Falls this March Break. With Summer-like 84 degree temperatures and many fun attractions, it's the place to be! More

14. Drop-in for Family Fun at the AGO
The future is here with 9 days of Fun at the AGO! Create a huge collaborative futuristic city right in the middle of the Art Gallery of Ontario. Join us to see art, make art, play and watch the city grow! More

15. Make Fun Pancakes
It's Maple Syrup season! Serve these wonderful fun shaped pancakes and make the morning extra-special! Here are 10 cute recipes. More

16. Go Play at Archery Circuit
It's part of the Archery Tag® phenomenon and the ultimate family-friendly experience!  Enjoy Black Light Dodgeball and Nerf battles too! More

17. Play Detective at Black Creek
Black Creek is open just for March Break! Kids will enjoy exploring buildings and solving the mystery of the stolen jewels! Each day, delve into the delicious world of maple syrup. Kids are also Free! More

18.Go to Playdium
Experience the ultimate interactive adventure at Playdium! March Break Special (March 10 to 18): $40 (+tx) = 300 Credits. And check out the XD Dark Ride! More

19. Take in some Family Skiing at Ski Dagmar
It's the #1 Family Resort in Durham Region, and a fun and friendly skiing experience for the entire family! Check conditions. More

20. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
There are plenty of truly kid-friendly ways to mark St. Patrick's Day. Here are 10 fun ideas to help you celebrate! More

21. Go to an Indoor Amusement Centre
When your wee ones are getting antsy, it’s time to get out of the house and blow off steam at one of GTA's amazing indoor play spaces! More

22. Go for Gold at Bata Shoe Museum
Inspired by the exhibition “The Gold Standard: Glittering Footwear from Around the Globe”, this year’s March Break at the BSM will be the brightest one yet! The museum will be brimming with arts and crafts and many other special activities! More

23. Go to Sky Zone
Experience fun fitness for the whole family with walled trampolines and epic attractions: Ultimate Dodgeball, Glow Nights, Freestyle Jump, SkyLadder, SkySlam, Foam Zone and more! More

24. Check out The Hidden Treasure of the Grand Carnival at Mysterious Minds
Mysterious Mind's new escape adventure is now open! "The Hidden Treasure of the Grand Carnival" is a puzzle-packed fun-filled hour of entertainment for all ages! More

25. Go to the St. Patrick's Day Parade
With more than 100 bands, floats and marching sections, the parade is a colourful celebration of all things Irish. Free. More

26. Spend March Break at Scenic Caves
Take the family on memorable adventures: cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, Suspension Bridge, night XC-skiing and more. Check conditions. More

27. Go to ComicCON
The 3-day extravaganza is packed with exciting family-friendly activities and celebrities. For fans of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming. Kids Free with Coupon and adult admission. More

28. Go Family Snow Tubing
This fun winter sport requires no skill! Everything you need... a tube, a hill and snow are provided by the parks. Check conditions. More

29. Host a Family Game Night!
Bring out the board games... It's a fun-filled way to spend quality time with your family while sparking a little friendly competition.

​30. See Memorable Munsch at Wychwood Theatre
Four popular Robert Munsch books are strung together and played out in the style of live improv shows and comedy troupes. More

31. Spend some time at your local library
Select favourite books, movies or music. It's all Free! Chances are your library may be also hosting special March Break programs and events.

32. Spend March Break at the Hockey Hall of Fame
Celebrate 125 years of hockey with the Stanley Cup 125th Anniversary Tribute! Get a Family Savings Coupon + $10 Esso Gift Card. More

33. Go to Canada Blooms
Kids can get their hands dirty while learning how to garden. This year's them is At the Movies! More

34. Go the Sportsmen's Show
Features more than 350 exhibits, from fishing and boating, to hunting, camping and travel. It's Canada’s greatest and most historic outdoor supershow! More

35. Meet at the top of the CN Tower
Explore the world’s #1 elevator ride, LookOut and Glass Floor observation levels. Timed ticketing will once again be available during March Break so you can make the most of your visit! More

36. Make Maple Syrup Treats
There's an entire maple world beyond pancakes and waffles! Bring the kids in the kitchen and try these 10 yummy recipes made with maple syrup. More

37. Go to a Sugar Shack!
Your family can get their sugar fix at one of these sweet maple sugaring events! Find out how maple syrup is made, enjoy pancake breakfasts, wagon rides and more! More

38. Get an EPIC Pass at Area 51 and Planet Play
Get your Epic VIP pass during March Break for unlimited play! The pass includes unlimited LaserTag missions and all day access into Orion’s Playground. More

39. Go to digiPlaySpace at TIFF
TIFF’s award-winning technology playground allows kids 3-13 (and adults!) to experience what it’s like to become part of a classical artwork and watch a machine draw a picture based on how it feels. More

40. Go to the Sugar Beach Sugar Shack
Sugar Beach will become a Quebec-style cabane à sucre, complete with maple taffy on snow. Live musical performances by local French artists. Free event. More

4. Build a Periscope at Home Depot
Locations across the GTA are hosting a free DIY workshop for kids can build their very own Periscope. Free. More

42. Go to a Aladdin & Jasmine March Break Lunch
Attend this Jasmine and Aladin inspired lunch at The Sultan's Tent & Cafe Moroc in Toronto with Meet & Greets, lots of activities and photo opportunities. More

43. Play at BattleSports
It's the best niche sports experience in Toronto! Play Dart of War: Nerf Gun Battles, Archery Range and Archery Dodgeball. More

44. Explore the Ontario Legislative Building
Take a family tour and explore Ontario’s Legislative Building, participate in a scavenger hunt, learn how Parliament works and more, all for free! More

45. Travel back to the Viking Era at the ROM
The Museum will be buzzing with displays, performances, and hands-on activities reflecting the best of the Viking spirit. More

46. Go Indoor Skydiving at iFly
Indoor skydiving is a unique and thrilling experience unlike anything you’ve tried before! People of all ages, as young as 4 years old, can enjoy this incredible experience. More

47. See A Wrinkle in Time
After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him. More

48. Have Fun with Science Experiments
If the kids need a day indoors, try these 10 fun and easy at-home Science Experiments that kids can do with every day household items. More

49. Have a Movie Marathon
Organize a movie marathon with your family’s favourite movies. Don't forget to serve fun movie snacks! Get some delicious ideas here.

50. Do something for Free!
Check out what's happening for free or on the cheap in and around the city this March Break! More

Want more Break Fun? Our Events Calendar is always updated so there will be more March Break events taking place! CLICK HERE to get a list from our Calendar of Events. It's already been sorted by March Break!

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