Parents guide to Events and Things to Do for Kids and Families in Toronto, York Region, Durham, Halton, Peel & Simcoe County.

Canada Day Events

Canada Day Family Events GTA

Celebrate Canada’s birthday! Find family friendly Canada Day Events, Activities and Fireworks displays in and around the GTA in our annual Family Guide.

Movies under the stars ontario

Summer Movies under the Stars

Movies under the Stars events generally start in June and run one day a week until September. These are evenings bring with them a great sense of community, and are the perfect

Strawberry Picking farms GTA

Pick Your Own Strawberries

What could make a better family day trip than spending an afternoon with the kids outdoors, supporting local farmers and heading home with some delicious, sweet homegrown strawberries!

Summer Fairs & Festivals in the GTA

Find the best summer festivals for families in Toronto and the surrounding area of Southern Ontario. Food festivals, fairs, ethnic celebrations, dancing, kids activities, music and more! We are constantly adding to these listings so stay tuned and have a fun summer!

Ontario Drive-In Movie Theatres

Drive-In Theatres are open again! Visit one of these true classics for a family night out that will go down in the memory books, or better yet make it a regular tradition! You’ll find theatres within 45 minutes to an hour and half from the GTA and are open Spring through Fall.

And Tango Makes Three

And Tango Makes Three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family. At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named

Father's Day Books for Kids

10 Fun Kids Books for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for some 1-on-1 time with the kids, and what better way to do that than storytime? Either get kids into the spirit for an awesome DAD celebration ahead of time or curl up for storytime on Father’s Day.

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GTA’s Premier Zip line and Aerial Adventure park with high and low ropes as well as zip lines for ages 3 to 103. Zip Lines, Birthday Parties, Archery, Summer Camp and more!
What's ON this Weekend

What’s ON this Weekend

Your weekend guide to family fun in and around the Toronto area. Updated each week to bring you the latest family events, activities, festivals, fairs, kids shows and fun things to do with the kids. Find Fun close to Home with Child’s Life!

Family Sundays Global Sounds and Stories
Aug 21, 2022 
to Aug 21, 2022
Baskin-Robbins Customer Appreciation Day
Jun 25, 2022 
to Jun 25, 2022
ROM Third Tuesday Nights Free
Jul 19, 2022 
to Jul 19, 2022
Vaughan Pizza Fest
Jun 17, 2022 
to Jun 19, 2022
Aurora Canada Day
Jul 1, 2022 
to Jul 1, 2022
East Coast Kitchen Party
Jul 9, 2022 
to Jul 9, 2022
TD Salsa on St. Clair Street Festival
Jul 9, 2022 
to Jul 10, 2022
Halton Walk for Down Syndrome
Jun 18, 2022 
to Jun 18, 2022
Keeping Kids Hydrated during a heatwave

Keep Kids Hydrated and Safe During a Heatwave

Are you Keeping Your Kids Cool? Young children are more susceptible to dehydration and becoming ill in hot weather than healthy adults. Children’s bodies don’t tend to cool down as efficiently which leaves them more at risk than during a summer heatwave.

Ontario Family Fishing Events

Ontario Family Fishing Events is a province-wide opportunity for Canadian residents to fish Ontario waters without the otherwise mandatory fishing version outdoors card. New this year, the Ontario Government has designated four periods throughout the year as license-free.

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Offering multiple action sports programs across Canada, including summer skateboarding/scootering/BMX day camps, ski/snowboard camps, mobile birthday parties and more!

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Ivy Camps USA is a premium online provider of supplemental education through groundbreaking extracurricular classes, summer camp programming, and personalized tutoring. Our instructors are from the top 10 US universities and love to inspire and mentor emerging minds.

Kids Events, Programs, Camps and Things to Do in Toronto, York Region, Durham, Halton, Peel & Simcoe County for Families.

Featured Events

Elora Riverfest
Aug 19, 2022 
to Aug 21, 2022
Brampton's Own Shakespeare Show - Much Ado About Nothing
Jul 28, 2022 
to Aug 13, 2022
Dino Park in Brampton
Jul 22, 2022 
to Aug 1, 2022
Royal Canadian International Circus – Etobicoke
Jul 21, 2022 
to Jul 24, 2022
ROM Third Tuesday Nights Free
Jul 19, 2022 
to Jul 19, 2022

Kids Camps & Programs

Rooks to Cooks In-Person Summer Cooking Camps
Rooks to Cooks In-Person Summer Cooking Camps
Asbury & West United Church
YPT Summer Drama Camp
YPT Summer Drama Camp
Market Lane Public School
Ripley's Aquarium camps
Ripley's Aquarium Camps
Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada
Camp Vandorf
Camp Vandorf
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre
Make Art Summer Camps
Make Art Craft Club Summer Camp
Kidz Kove Childcare + Playcentre

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