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Back to School

Aug, 09, 2018

Well here we are only 3 weeks until the kids go back to school! So many children will also be heading to “big kids” school for the first time as well! Now is the time to spend a bit of time each day-play games that help encourage taking turns, colours, counting, and shapes. We have […]

Fifties First Friday Car Show & Sale!

Jul, 23, 2018

Remember last year? We had so much fun-downtown is doing it again! Friday August 3 we will be open until 9 pm! Remember the 50’s?  (we don’t!) Anyway-Kool aid will be .25 cents-check out our nifty little kool aid stand and enjoy a cold cup of sugary deliciousness!  you know….drink the kool aid!  LOL! Music […]

Streetfest this Friday July 6th, 2018!

Jul, 03, 2018

come downtown with the kids this friday for Streetfest 2018 The DIA has created a bunch of on street (park in the lots!) activities for the whole family! Sidewalk chalk competition, Owen Sound Police Services, Ontario Birds of Prey and the Canadian Raptor Conservancy Dickie Bird Children’s Show, Bike Decorating Contest & Rodeo Music by […]

Canada Day Holiday!

Jun, 26, 2018

Celebrate Canada Sunday July 1st! Have a neighbourhood bbq! Spend time with your family & friends. The Rocking Horse will be closed on Monday July 2nd to Celebrate Canada day with our family! Have a wonderful long weekend! See you Tuesday morning 9 am regular store hours resume!

Summer Time & “what to do”

Jun, 20, 2018

Summer holidays are right around the corner and The Rocking Horse is your first stop to get what your family needs to have a fun, memorable summer holiday! Going on a trip?  Loads of great travel time ideas in store! Stay-cation?  Loads of awesome outdoor, beach and rainy day activities for the entire family! Play […]

Something about Lions & Lambs?

Apr, 15, 2018

the old expression “march comes in like a lion , goes out like a lamb” seems hilarious these days!  Here we are mid April,  and we are shoveling and still wearing our boots & hats! Eeek!  Bring on spring soon!!!!!  We have a good supply of great outdoor spring items….sorry….sold out of children’s snow shovels? […]

March Break soon!

Feb, 24, 2018

March Break at The Rocking Horse! March 12 – 16 We will have mini scavenger hunts in the store every day during march break! Come and visit the store with the kids anytime and ask for one of the scavenger hunt lists.  You will have a list of items and information to search for in the […]