Five things to do in the Quinte area Family Day weekend

The Tweed Winter Carnival will be running throughout the weekend, with events like the snow-art contest on Saturday. Photo by Showkat Chowdhury on Unsplash

Looking for something to do this snowy Family Day weekend? Here are five ideas to add to your weekend plans.

Waffle pop-up at the Grind and Vine

Grab the kids and head to The Grind and Vine coffee shop on Saturday for morning waffles. Served with locally-produced maple syrup, it’s a great way to start off the long weekend.

Family yarn crafting

Your Creative Junction at 444 Dundas St. in Belleville is weaving families together this Saturday with their Family Crafting event. From 10 a.m. to 12 pm., families of all ages and experience levels are invited to come learn about crafting with yarn and the many ways it can be used to create something beautiful, either by working on their own piece, or creating one together!

Take in a show with The Belleville Theatre Guild

The Belleville Theatre Guild is presenting the one-act play “Between Breaths” by Robert Chafe this weekend. Take in the story of Jon Lien, an American Biologist living in Newfoundland with his wife Judy and the nets that entrap his world, both within his mind and in the nature that surrounds him. This play is performed in one long act and the characters remain onstage for the entire production. Playing Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. at 256 Pinnacle St.

Yard and Bake Sale with the Quinte Humane Society

Looking to help out some furry friends? The Quinte Humane Society is hosting a yard and bake sale this Saturday from 12–4 p.m. at 34 Wallbridge-Loyalist rd. Gently used pet items will be on sale and the proceeds will go towards the Quinte Humane Society.

All weekend: The Tweed Winter Carnival

The recent snow dump has decorated Tweed just in time for their annual Winter Carnival! Events start Friday at noon and the weekend includes events like winter s’mores around the bonfire, minnow races, ice bowling, carriage rides, maple syrup judging contest and their annual polar plunge for charity plus so much more! Head to the Tweed Fairgrounds for a fun-filled family weekend.

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