10:00 AM | Kenora
Saturday, March 2nd is Community Day for the Winter Weekend of Wonder and features family friendly events and activities in the City of Kenora:
9 AM to 2 PM Kenora Public Library, 7 Winter themed LEGO challenges, Indoor Ice Fishing, Snowball Shooters, a special STEM activity
10 AM to 4 PM Mt. Evergreen Ski Hill, Skiing (Nordic and Cross-Country, Tubing, Beavertails
10 AM to 2 PM Matiowski Winter Market Seven Generations
10 AM to 5 PM FREE admission to the MUSE Museum and Douglas Family Art Centre
10 AM to 12 PM FREE Open Gym Ecole Ste-Marguerite Bourgeoys (SMB)
10 AM to 3 PM Take a Kid Ice Fishing-Pre-registration required MNR Landing
11 AM Mushin’ for Mutts Skijor Event Mt. Evergreen Ski Hill
2:30 PM to 3:45 PM FREE Open Swim Moncrief Construction Sports Centre
8 PM to 11 PM It’s a Dog’s Life Fostering Network Fundraiser Featuring:Stonehouse Bob’s Burger Bar
11:00 AM | Ice Road
Triple Play is Hosting: "Take a Kid Ice Fishing" Family Fun Day!
- Saturday, March 2nd from 11am to 3pm
- Lake of the Woods MNR Landing
- FREE EVENT
11 am to 2 pm: Ice Fishing
12 to 1pm: Minnow Races and Conservation Talks
1 to3 pm: Ice Bikes and Invasive Species Demo
Lunch Vouchers for Hard Water Cafe
Snowshoeing and more!!!
11:00 AM | Ministry (MNR) Landing on Lake of the Woods off of First Ave S in Kenora
12:00 PM | 20 Gunne Crescent, Kenora
Bienvenue à l'École Ste-Marguerite Bourgeoys! Kindergarten Registration Week is just around the corner, and we can’t wait to welcome you to our ‘En Route’ Kindergarten Welcome Event. This event is a great chance for families with children entering school this September to explore French Immersion. Please check below for additional details – and remember to dress appropriately for the weather, as activities will take place both inside and outside! #KCDSBFamily
08:00 PM | 152 Main Street South, Kenora
It's a Dogs Life Fundraising Social Featuring Stone House!
- Saturday, March 2nd
- At Bob's Burger Bar
- Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at Hojoes and Taylor Made Pet Products
- Great cause for all of the dogs out there!!
10:00 AM | Moncrief Construction Sports Centre, 18 Mike Richards Way, Kenora, ON
Come out and cheer on Kenora's U9 Ducks & Dragons at the Jenn Schott Memorial Jamboree!
We'll be hosting teams from Fort Frances, Emo and Stonewall for a day filled with great hockey, a fantastic prize table and tons of fun.
The girls are pumped to play infront of their home crowd so bring your best cheers, loudest cowbells and sportiest signs!
12:00 PM | 16 Bunny Street, Kenora
Children must be supervised at all times while on the turf and at the Playcentre
01:00 PM | Rabbit Lake Winter Wonderland
The Super Skills Skating Obstacle Course is back for 2024 at the Rabbit Lake Winter Wonderland, during the Winter Weekend of Wonder! Skate Keewatin has created an exciting skating course, with timed events for ages 5 to 8 and 9 to 12, and prizes for the top skaters in each category. Sign up today by emailing your skaters name and age to Tourism@kenora.ca, or call 807-467-4637.
07:00 AM | Participating Restaurants, Kenora ON
Tourism Kenora is pleased to announce a new and improved winter culinary event that will be taking place in March. The 2024 culinary event titled 'Frost Bites' features delicious menu items each week for the entire month at eight participating restaurants.
The event will begin on Sunday, March 4th, and the menu for each week will be as follows:
- Week One: Burger/Wrap week
- Week Two: Pizza and Wings week
- Week Three: Poutine week
- Week Four: Appetizers and Desserts week
When guests order one of the special menu items at any of the participating restaurants, they will receive a stamp on their “passport.” Each stamp earned will be equivalent to one ballot, which will be entered into a draw at the end of March. Completed passports must be delivered to the Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre by Wednesday, April 10th at 12 noon. Winners will be announced the following day.
Participating restaurants in the Frost Bites Winter Culinary Event include:
- Log Cabin
- 901 Westside
- Bob’s Burger
- Cottage Time
- Lake of the Woods Brew Co
- Casey’s Grill & Bar
- Gropp’s Grab and Go
Frost Bites passports will be available at City Hall and the Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre, as well as the participating restaurants.
Follow Tourism Kenora’s Facebook page for the weekly menus and event updates.