Fun Things to Do in Kitchener-Waterloo Region During COVID-19 Ontario Reopening Phase

As Ontario is officially in Stage 1 of the reopening plan, we can now enjoy various attractions and parks in and around Kitchener-Waterloo Region. Please keep in mind that social distancing protocols are still in effect.

Here is a list of activities to enjoy in the Kitchener-Waterloo Region.

1. Enjoy Nature Parks & Areas

2. Enjoy Nature Parks & Areas

3. Go Fishing

You can cast a line and reel in that big catch at Ontario Provincial Parks. However, please obey any fishing location restrictions in the park as well as all public health guidelines on group sizes and physical distancing.

4. Go Boating

Enjoy canoeing & kayaking in ponds, lakes & rivers as Ontario Marinas, boat clubs and public boat launches are open for recreational use.

5. Play Sports

  • Ontario Golf Courses are open. Book a tee time and challenge your family or friends.
  • Test your skating skills at the skateparks. Waterloo Park skate park is open.
  • You can also enjoy a picnic with family as picnic shelters are open.
  • Enjoy disc golf, basketball courts, and tennis courts.
  • A few sports fieldssuch as soccer and baseball diamonds are open in Kitchener.
  • Go cycling and explore Cambridge, Kitchener,Waterloo.
  • All city-run cultural, indoor recreation facilities and playgrounds are closed to the public.
  • City splash pads at McLennan Park, Centreville-Chicopee and Kingsdale will reopen from June 26

6. Watch a Movie

Drive-in Theatres can reopen in Ontario from June 1. Watch a movie under the stars!

7. Shop at St. Jacob’s Market

St Jacobs Market is opening its doors on June 4th.

8. Enjoy a Quarantine Concert

There are many free concerts live-streamed every day. Check them out.

9. Enjoy Live Theatre from around the World

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theatres to shut their doors, many performing art centres have taken to being open virtually.

10. Explore Canada or the World From Home

Explore Canada’s arctic, Winnipeg, National Parks and many more places from Home. Travel to international or outer space destinations like the international space station, discover Egypt’s Heritage Sites from tombs to monasteries or take a trip on scenic trains in Europe virtually.

11. Enjoy in Person Events

Kitchener Food Truck Days
15 Jun

Kitchener, Waterloo Region

June 15, 2020 To July 15, 2020

Varies with purchase

From Monday through Friday, a licenced food truck will be selling food at five community centres across the city.  »

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Reopens
23 Jun

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, 2500 Kossuth Road, Cambridge

June 23, 2020 To July 31, 2020

519-653-1234 x102

Regular admission

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory is reopening from June 23. Face masks are mandatory, except in the greenhouse Timed tickets are required for all visitors Contactless payment only, no cash ...  »

Summer Day Camps
06 Jul

Schneider Haus National Historic Site, 466 Queen Street South, Kitchener

July 6, 2020 To August 28, 2020

519-575-4491 ext. 3247

$210

Now offering new registrations! Experience a week of fun-filled indoor and outdoor activities, steeped in history. Let your child take part in an engaging and immersive week ...  »

Splash Pad & Farm at Clovermead
09 Jul

Clovermead Honey Shop & Adventure Farm, 11302 Imperial Road, Aylmer

July 9, 2020 To July 31, 2020

519-773-5503

$5

Need to get away from the house for two hours or so? If so- come cool off in the Splash Pad, see the bees, goats, chickens, rabbits, ...  »

1 Hour Animal Barn Visit at Clovermead
09 Jul

Clovermead Honey Shop & Adventure Farm, 11302 Imperial Road, Aylmer

July 9, 2020 To July 31, 2020

519-773-5503

$3

Need to get away from the house for an hour? If so- come see the bees, goats, chickens, rabbits, sheep, and Tom the turkey! You are welcome ...  »

Drive-in Movie
22 Jul

127 Hespeler Road, Cambridge

July 22, 2020

$0.00 - $0.00

A free, fun night for the whole family! 8pm: Parking Lot Open for food trucks, prizes & games!; 9:00 – 9:30pm is movie time! Parking lot opens at 8:00 pm ...  »

Encore Drive-In Nights: Blake Shelton - Guelph
25 Jul

Mustang Drive-In Theatre, 5012 Jones Baseline, Guelph

July 25, 2020

$114.99 USD per vehicle (up to 6 people)

Encore Drive-In Nights Presents Blake Shelton with Very Special Guests Gwen Stefani and Trace Adkins, airing on July 25 at drive-in theaters across North America. The all-new, one-night-only ...  »

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