Feeling The Winter Love – Chilling Out In Cobourg

The Town of Cobourg’s Recreation and Culture planners are pleased to announce that Chill Out Cobourg is here!

They want everybody to enjoy the winter season with a variety of activities and events for all ages.

Chill Out Cobourg is a showcase dedicated to enhancing the seasonal experience with activities and events for everyone.

The winter season in Cobourg attracts over 3,000 visitors a year during the month of February and is an important part of establishing Cobourg as a year-round destination.

“The season may be cold but our events are always warm and welcoming,” said Councillor Suzanne Séguin, Coordinator of Community Services. “We have a lot of wonderful activities and events taking place during the next few months with something for everyone. I encourage you to come out and take part!”

Family Day – February 19 (11 a.m. – 3 p.m.) During Family Day, February 19th, there is a marathon of activities with something for every member of the family. The Town of Cobourg will also be sponsoring a free movie, ‘Despicable Me: 3’ at Rainbow Cinemas at 10 a.m., and from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. there will be a live DJ at the outdoor rink, horse-drawn wagon rides, outdoor activities for the kids including painting on the snow and a scavenger hunt. To satisfy appetites there will also be a Smokes Poutinerie Food Truck set up and free hot chocolate.

Savoury Celebrations – February 20-March 1 Celebrating Cobourg’s culinary delights, Savoury Celebrations has confirmed six restaurants who will be participating in prix fixe menu’s that will astound taste buds but will be gentle on the budget. Savoury Celebrations is a wonderful opportunity for both locals and tourists to sample some of the wonderful restaurants and talented chef’s we have in Cobourg. Participating restaurants include The Oasis Bar and Grill, The Woodlawn Inn, El Camino, Craft Foodhouse, Ale House and The Mill.

Winter Brews Pub Crawl – February 24 (5-11 p.m.) Presented by the Town of Cobourg and the Downtown Business Improvement Area the Winter Brews Pub Crawl is bringing restaurants, bars and pubs together to set you up with drink and appetizer specials, prizes, live entertainment, pints & more! Locations include El Camino, George & Orange, The Cat & the Fiddle, The Ale House, The Rustic Bean, The Oasis Bar & Grill and Kelly’s Homelike Inn. Event participants must be 19 years of age or older and must purchase a Pub Pass to attend. For tickets and more information visit www.cobourg.ca.

Shows, Concerts & Magic – Concert Hall at Victoria Hall The Concert Hall at Victoria Hall is host to a lot of interesting and fun shows in February and March, including jazz concerts, string quartets and a magician who will be sure to dazzle you! Further information can be found online at www.concerthallatvictoriahall.com or by calling the Box Office at 905-372-2210.