Arctic Adventure

Join family, friends and neighbours at Aurora's Arctic Adventure!Lots of fun free adventures to enjoy. Note: All activities are weather-permitting.

Dates - Saturday, February 17 & Monday, February 19, 2024
Location - Aurora Town Park 

Please see below for complete event details scheduled on Saturday, February 17 and Monday, February 19.

Arctic Adventure - Event Flyer

Cabin Fever Reliever - Photo Contest

Thank you for those that participated in the Cabin Fever Reliever contest! The submissions have created a beautiful assortment of photos taken throughout our community. Congratulations to our winner:

First Place:

  • Zip Line by Jo-Anne Zeidenberg

Family Community Scavenger Hunt

As part of the Arctic Adventure event, enjoy this fun scavenger hunt. There are lots of fun challenges to complete and gain points. This awesome family friendly challenge can be done by families or individuals. Those with the most points will go into a random draw to win gift cards for local businesses. Let the adventures begin! This scavenger hunt runs until February 19, with missions added regularly. 

How to Play this Scavenger Hunt

How to Play this Scavenger Hunt

  • Download the GooseChase app on a mobile device.
  • Create one account for each person that is participating in this challenge.
  • Once you have an account, use this Game Code 7BWWM4 and you are ready to start having fun!

Family Geocaching

Geocaching is an invigorating activity for those who love adventure and the great outdoors. This Family Day long weekend, why not try to find a couple of Geocaches in Aurora.

Geocaching 101
If you are new to geocaching, it is a worldwide treasure hunt where participants use a Global Positioning System to find the marked destination. Please check out this introduction video with valuable information on Geocaching 101. We hope you will give this exciting activity a try and get your family involved in the fun.

Saturday, February 17, 2024
Time - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location - Aurora Town Park

Monday, February 19, 2024
Time - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location - Aurora Town Park

  • Professional Ice Carving
  • Outdoor Winter Games
  • Mini Snow Tubing
  • Live Entertainment
  • Inflatables
Monday, February 19 - Entertainment Schedule
Monday, February 19 - Entertainment Schedule

10:15 a.m.

Great Canadian Lumberjacks Show

The Great Canadian Lumberjacks is an exciting family friendly show. During the show, you will see lumberjacks compete in disciplines like axe throwing, chainsaw carving, wood chopping, and cross-cut sawing all while keeping the crowd laughing.

Great Canadian Lumberjacks Show – Website

11:15 a.m.

The Fire Guy

Fire dancing is a great way to energize an audience and The Fire Guy exceeds all expectations. With over 20 years of experience, seeing The Fire Guy perform in person is an opportunity not to be missed. He loves figuring out ways to excite and surprise the audience. With The Fire Guy’s thirst for fire, its not a surprise he is now the world’s #1 Fire Eater. Don’t miss this incredible show.

The Fire Guy – Website

12 p.m.

Speaking of Wildlife

An educational show providing an amazing opportunity to see a baby fox, winter owl and other winter animals.

Speaking of Wildlife – Website

Want to help Speaking of Wildlife? List of donation items.

1 p.m.

Zoe Stardust

Zoe Stardust is a joy of a performer, with a variety of skills including fire, flow, hula hooping and more. This show will be amazing!

Zoe Stardust – Website

1:45 p.m.

Great Canadian Lumberjacks Show

If you missed the first show, we have you covered with this 2nd show. If you did see the first amazing show, you may want to see this unique show again!

Great Canadian Lumberjacks Show – Website

3 p.m.

The Fire Guy

Enjoy this special encore performance with the Fire Guy!

The Fire Guy – Website

More Information & Contact

For more information, please call 905-726-4762 or email our Special Events Team.

Note: We reserve the right to cancel, amend or change activities.

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