The arcade experience has just been taken to a whole other level with with Canada’s first active gaming facility, Activate Canada. They’re located just one hour outside of the city in Burlington, Ontario. Whether you’re planning a double date, or looking for a fun family/ friend outing, Activate Canada is the perfect place to plan your next fun adventure. Come ready to play with a group of 3-5 people and explore the 11 gaming rooms Activate Canada has to offer!
This interactive site includes arcade-style games that requires you to actively jump, climb and dodge. The various interactive rooms challenges your agility, problem solving and speed. Make sure to come prepared with active shoes and comfy clothing. Here are all the rooms you’ll experience at Activate.
The Arena room is filled with 33 glowing targets that you’ll need to accurately hit to win. Hit as many targets as you can quickly in Swat, search for elusive patterns in Hunt, or test your recall with Memory and flip targets to find hidden pairs.
The Climb room is a scale interactive flowing rock wall. Move quickly from one side to the other in Speed, navigate carefully while avoiding red rocks in Technique, or try Wack-A-Hold and grab flashing blue rocks while holing onto the wall.
In the Control room you’ll tilt on a standing joystick to move on the giant screen ahead. Navigate a maze in Maze Runner, test your speed in Collect, or work together to clear the screen of squares by shooting only your colour in Bumper.
The Grid room is a 16×16 glowing floor with weight sensitive tiles. Jump between blues while avoiding reds in Grid, memorize a disappearing pattern in Flash Mines, or solve tricky puzzles by pressing specific tiles in Strategy.
In Hide, run between buttons while dodging four glowing eyes in our room. Sprint to find your colour in Relay, work together to spell words in Words, or search through a numbered sequence with missing digits in Numbers.
In Hoops, sink baskets as the backboards shirt colours in Hoops. Try Barrage to test your speed, answering challenging questions in Trivial, memorize a sequence of colours in Simon Says, or swoosh through the net at just the right moment in 15 Green.
In Laser, dive, dodge and roll through over 100 lasers. See if you have cross the room as lasers appear and shift in Laser Maze, or test your reflexes in Photon Rush and launch a barrage of beams you’ll need to avoid.
In Pipes, work together to bring a single ball to the correct hole. Search for a specific pattern in Piperooni, unscramble and input a word in Scramble, or search for the pattern that doesn’t fit with the others in Odd One Out.
In Push, search for a specific pattern among the hundreds of glowing buttons in Rings. Find a cluster of buttons in Camo or try to memorize the colours of multiple groups before revealing them with their pair in Match.
The Super Grid is over twice the size of a regular Grid. Test our your speed and agility by hooping between blue tiles in the game Super Grid, or search for puzzle pieces in Jigsaw.
Trench combines moving lasers with glowing targets and blasters. Shoot targets on the opposite wall and crawl through a field of lasers in Trench, or memorize target colours and positions in Flash Five.
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