There are lots of great activities for kids of all ages at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre this spring break. Stop by the Centre Court Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to see what’s new!

4 Fabulous reasons to spend your spring break at Sevenoaks

Spend your lunch with princesses, snakes and superheroes!

The Sevenoaks Shopping Centre is so much more than just a place to shop, although with more than 100 businesses on site, you can easily spend an afternoon browsing the racks. On Tuesdays and Thursdays this spring break Sevenoaks is hosting exciting, educational lunchtime fun for kids.

“We’re excited to offer such a broad range of entertainers and educators to host activities in Centre Court. There’s something for everyone!” says Jasmeen Toor, Marketing Director for Sevenoaks. “Bring your family, friends, or stop by with your colleagues at lunch and enjoy these free interactive events!”

Discover crafts, stories, interactive animal displays and more! Register online to stay up to date as more details are announced, and receive a reminder email so you don’t miss the fun, Toor says, noting parental supervision is required for all events.

  1. Heroes Day: Grab your cape and mask… Sevenoaks is hosting a SUPER fun costume party. Dress up as your favourite hero, and snap a picture with one of the special guests. Visit Centre Court from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17 for face painting, crafts and more. Meet some real-life heroes from the Abbotsford Police Department who fight crime without the capes, including the APD’s four-legged hero. Jake the golden retriever puppy is destined for K9 Unit greatness! Register at
  2. Jungle Petting Zoo: Wild Education brings the jungle to you, with reptiles, amphibians and arachnids. Learn about snakes, tortoises, spiders and more. Feeling brave? Many of the animals will be available to hold! Get a photo-op with a snake around your child’s shoulders, or a spider in their hand. Come to Sevenoaks Centre Court Thursday, March 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Register at
  3. Interactive Ocean Creatures: The Vancouver Aquarium brings ocean education to Sevenoaks with a fun, interactive display in Centre Court Tuesday, March 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring your kids to see live animals from the intertidal zone and learn how you can be a better ocean steward. Register at
  4. Princess Party: The Snow Queen and Ice Princess are coming to Sevenoaks! Bring your Frozen fans to Centre Court from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March 26 to enjoy stories, sing-a-longs, photos and more with the talented folks from Ever After Character Company. Dress up in character to make the day extra special. The princesses will take 15-minute breaks between sets at 11:45, 12:45 and 1:45 p.m. Register at

Keep an eye on the Sevenoaks Facebook page for the latest news and events.

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Come to Sevenoaks Shopping Centre this spring break for interactive displays about jungle creatures, oceans… and princesses!

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