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August 2019

Tall Ships Challenge® Ontario

Friday, August 23 - Sunday, September 1
Free

Calling all mates! TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE® ONTARIO will travel to five port cities this summer to celebrate beautiful waterfronts and our country’s rich maritime history. From June 29 - September 1, a fleet of majestic tall ships will make stops in Toronto, Sarnia, Midland/Discovery Harbour, Kingsville and Brockville. In a number of the ports the fleet will be led by a Canadian icon and the tall ship on our dime, Bluenose II. The Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Coast Guard…

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Taste of Regent Park

Friday, August 23 - Wednesday, August 28
Regent Park, 600 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON Canada
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“Taste of Regent Park is so positive – children, families, friends building a strong community; seeing the same faces, learning about different cultures, eating amazing food!” Taste of Regent Park is a family-friendly festival that animates our community’s namesake green space, also known as “Big Park,” with a celebration of food, community and culture. Held on Wednesday evenings through the summer, Taste of Regent Park features an affordable produce market providing local, farm-fresh fruits and vegetables. A pay-what-you-can community meal…

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Canadian National Exhibition

Friday, August 23 - Monday, September 2
Canadian National Exhibition, 210 Princes’ Blvd
Toronto, Ontario M6K3C3 Canada
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Toronto’s iconic summer tradition, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE), returns August 16 to September 2, 2019 with all-new features and popular favourites that continue to attract more than 1.5 million visitors annually. New for 2019, the CNE will host the Canadian premiere of the travelling exhibition “50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic,” comprised of iconic images that defined the 21st century ranging from the striking portrait of Afghan Girl by photographer Steve McCurry, to a haunting photo of The Titanic…

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FAN EXPO Canada

Friday, August 23 - Sunday, August 25
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West
Toronto, ON Canada
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$25.
Fan Expo Canada

FAN EXPO Canada returns for it's 25th anniversary show August 22-25! Everyone is a fan of something, and FAN EXPO Canada is a place to celebrate all things pop culture. Get an autograph or a photo with your favourite guest and get the inside scoop about your favourite movies and TV shows at our celebrity panels! Watch professional comic artists battle it out in our popular Sketch Duels, learn from our “How To” workshops, and take photos with your favourite…

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Aurora Ribfest

Friday, August 23 - Sunday, August 25

It's all about the "Ribs, Bibs and Sauce"! The tastiest event of the year will be taking place at Machell Park, as the rib teams get fired up starting on Friday, August 23. Not only will there be the tastiest ribs but also roasted yams, roasted corn on the cob, beavertails and many other dishes for every appetite. We also will have great live entertainment, an inflatable midway and activities for kids of all ages. There is a jam-packed line…

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TAIWANfest

Friday, August 23 - Sunday, August 25
Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

Taiwanfest is an annual free event at Harbourfront Center. Celebrate with cultural entertainment, art, music and food. This years theme is Riding the Waves of Vietnam 2019. August 23-25, 2019  

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TAIWANfest 2019: Riding the Waves with Vietnam

Friday, August 23 @ 6:17 pm - Sunday, August 25 @ 6:00 pm
Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

At TAIWANfest 2019, prepare to experience the vibrant and eye-catching performances of the Robot Princes that are not only are entertaining to watch, but also carries rich Taiwanese temple culture and heritage - a rarity to experience outside of Taiwan! Be in for a surprise, as a truck morphs into the radiant Taiwan Stage for the robotic performers to dance under the dazzling neon lights. Explore the heartwarming stories behind uniquely delicious food while enjoying the mouthwatering produce from hard…

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Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest

Saturday, August 24 - Sunday, August 25
Albert Campbell Square at the Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Drive, Scarborough ON
Scarborough, Ontario Canada
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Free

Afro-Carib Fest (ACF) is a FREE fun-filled weekend for the whole family to celebrate the diversity of African and Caribbean cultures through music, arts, dance, and cuisine. Join us August 24-25 2019 for live music and dance performances from diverse local and international artists, cultural vendors, ethnic food, drum and dance, kids zone, beer tent, dance competition, raffle draw, and much more!

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Afro Carib Fest

Saturday, August 24 - Sunday, August 25
Albert Campbell Square, 150 Borough Drive
Scarborough, Ontario m1p 0b1 Canada
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Free

The award winning Afro-Carib Fest is here for an unforgettable experience, on Saturday August 24 and Sunday August 25, 2019 at the Albert Campbell Square, Scarborough Civic Centre! The event is brought to you by Heritage Skills Development Centre ( HSDC) and will take place from 12pm- 9pm. Join us for a FREE fun filled weekend that includes live music from award winning local and international artists, drum and dance performances, food, cultural parade, youth and kids’ zone, scavengers hunt…

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Kids Outdoor Art Festival

Saturday, August 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave
Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2J1 Canada
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Free

Join us on August 20th for this years' Picasso's Picnic. Experience a wide range of arts, performers, workshops, young artists and local arts related businesses. It's an Art Festival for kids of all ages (and their families).

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Creemore Springs Copper Kettle Festival

Saturday, August 24 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Downtown Creemore Creemore, ON Canada + Google Map
Free

There's a Party Brewing! Join us for some good old fashioned fun at the annual Creemore Springs Copper Kettle Festival. Help Creemore Springs celebrate our 31st anniversary in the beautiful village of Creemore! Poke along the main street of Creemore & enjoy live music, great food & drink, fun games, kids' activities, wagon rides, brewery tours, classic car exhibit, makers market & more! The charming village of Creemore, Ontario is nestled in a valley between the Mad and Noisy Rivers…

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Toronto Rib, Bacon and BBQ

Friday, August 30 - Monday, September 2
Downsview Park, 40 Carol Road
Toronto, ON Canada
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Free – $8

Toronto Rib, Bacon and BBQ Fest is a celebration and appreciation of Great BBQ Ribs and Chicken. We are bringing together 4 of the BEST Ribbers North America has to offer, along with some of the best Food Trucks and Food Vendors. Come and enjoy amazing live music, a Kids Zone with Midways and Bouncy Houses, great food and amazing people. Labour Day long weekend, We'll see you there! August 30th – 4pm – 11pm August 31st – 11am –…

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Toronto International Buskerfest

Friday, August 30 - Monday, September 2
Woodbine Park, The Beaches
Toronto, ON Canada
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Buskerfest

Bringing more than 100 street performers from across the world to the beach in Toronto in support of epilepsy. 4 days and 4 nights of continuous non-stop, side-splitting hilarity at Woodbine Park in Toronto! Visit the Family Fun Zone This area will features non-stop fun for the entire family. There will a face painting, balloon twisting, workshops for kids, a midway and busker acts from an incredible line up of international performers, all geared especially to the family audience. Admission…

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2019 Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy

Friday, August 30 - Monday, September 2
Woodbine Beach Park, 1675 Lake Shore Blvd East
Toronto, Ontario M4L 3W6 Canada
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Free

Epilepsy Toronto is proud to announce that the 20th annual Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy will once again take place in Woodbine Park in The Beach, serving up non-stop, action-packed, fun-filled entertainment over the Labour Day weekend, Friday August 30 through Monday September 2. Now in its milestone 20th year, the event is widely recognized as one of the best and biggest street performer festivals in the universe, and the largest epilepsy awareness event in the world! Since its inception…

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Port Perry Fair

Saturday, August 31 - Monday, September 2
Port Perry Fairgrounds, 15835 Old Simcoe Road
Port Perry, ON Canada
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The Port Perry Fair celebrates agriculture every Labour Day weekend. The action starts at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, September 3th, with the Midway and Lawn Tractor Pull. The opening ceremonies will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the fair grandstand followed by the exciting Tractor Pull!

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September 2019

169th Orillia Fall Fair

Friday, September 6 - Sunday, September 8
Orillia & District Agricultural Society, 4500 Fairgrounds Road
Severn, ON L3V 0Y2 Canada
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Plenty of great food, livestock competitions, a variety of wonderful entertainment, singing contest, licensed refreshment area, children's farm Olympics, truck & tractor pull, demolition derby, and MUCH MUCH MORE!

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Taste of the Kingsway Festival

Friday, September 6 - Sunday, September 8
Taste of the Kingsway, Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON Canada
Free

Discover international cuisines, continuous live entertainment and fresh food at Taste of the Kingsway! This Annual festival is a renowned culinary and entertainment experience.

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Taste of the Kingsway 2019

Friday, September 6 @ 6:00 pm - Sunday, September 8 @ 6:00 pm
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Free

Fun for the whole family! Discover international cuisines, continuous live entertainment and fresh food at Taste of the Kingsway! Midway, dog shows, vendors! This Annual festival is a renowned culinary and entertainment experience. Over 100 vendors & exhibitors will be participating with demonstrations and interactive exhibits along Bloor Street West, from Prince Edward Drive to Montgomery Road, September 6-8, 2019. #TOTK2019

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Aurora Multicultural Festival

Saturday, September 7
Aurora Town Park, Wells St
Aurora, ON L4G Canada
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Join us as we celebrate diversity and come together as a community at Aurora’s Multicultural Festival. This exciting festival will be taking place on Saturday, September 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Aurora Town Park. Entertainment will include dancing, music and other performances from a variety of cultures. Admission is free. Focusing on celebrating our community's roots while embracing new cultures, lively music, vibrant traditional clothing and wonderful dancing from around the world, this event will take you on a one-of-a-kind cultural tour; all…

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Cabbagetown Festival

Saturday, September 7 - Sunday, September 8
Cabbagetown, Parliament Street
Toronto, ON Canada
Free

The Cabbagetown Festival returns once again, this year celebrating its historic 40th ‘birthday’ Saturday September 10 and Sunday September 11, 2016. Great food, local vendors and fabulous entertainment including a kids activity zone!

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Brooks Farms Fall Fun Festival

Saturday, September 7 - Sunday, October 27
Brooks Farms, 122 Ashworth Road
Mount Albert, ON Canada
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The outdoor event highlight of the YEAR! For over a decade, Brooks Farms hosts an awesome Fall Fun Festival that gets bigger and better every year. Come out and enjoy the beautiful autumn season Brooks Farms style! Fall Fun Festival runs weekends beginning September 7th and ends October 27, 2019. Yes, that includes Thanksgiving Monday! Sue Wee Pig Races Corn Cob  Blasters Pumpkin Cannon Show “Dark Side of the Hill” Zombies (for the older kids) Train Rides Zip Lines Giant…

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Whitby Children’s Business Fair

Sunday, September 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon St.
Whitby, Ontario L1N 0J2 Canada
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Free

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business! Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace. We will host up to 36 mini-vendors from 6 to 16 years old at the annual event at the Abilities Centre (Atrium Hall) on Sunday September 8th, 2019 from 10 am to 3 pm. Any questions about costs, set-up time and overall logistics? Just visit our…

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Open Streets TO

Sunday, September 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

Come walk, bike, and play in the streets with us, on Yonge St (Bloor to Queen) and Bloor St (Christie to Sherbourne)! Open Streets TO opens streets to people by briefly coming them to cars so we can play in the streets and meet our neighbours. Activity Hubs along the route will be programmed with free and fun activities for people of all ages and abilities! To see the route, activity hubs, and to get more information visit our website.

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Honey Harvest Festival

Saturday, September 21 - Sunday, September 22
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada
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$12

Enjoy music and entertainment, tour the Bee Space, meet a beekeeper, taste honey, make crafts, build a bee habitat, see some live animals, and much more! 10:00-15:30 Saturday September 21 and Sunday September 22, 2019 Adults (Ages 15-59): $12 Seniors (60+): $6.50 Youth (Ages 5-14): $6.50 Child (4 and under): FREE with adult purchase Parking: $4.00

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Downey’s Pumpkinfest

Saturday, September 21 - Thursday, October 31
Downey’s Farm Market, 13682 Heart Lake Road
Caledon, ON Canada
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Downey's Pumokin Fest

Downey's Play area includes the Kritter Koral, pirate ship, live Entertainment, mini putt, trike track, giant sandbox, Balloon Typhoon, Face Painting, Straw Jump, farm animals, wagon rides, and loads more!

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Honey Harvest Festival

Saturday, September 21 - Sunday, September 22
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada
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Honey Harvest Festival

Enjoy music and entertainment, tour the bee space, meet a beekeeper, taste honey, make crafts, play bee games, build a bee habitat and much more!

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Run for the Bees

Saturday, September 21 @ 7:45 am - 10:00 am
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada
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$25.00

Kick off the 4th annual Honey Harvest Festival with a trail race and enjoy a shot of honey at the finish line. Proceeds from the run will support bee habitat conservation, educational programs and camp bursaries for low income children. Race entry fees include festival admission. Advance Registration Required (opening Summer 2019) 7:45am-10:00am Saturday September 21 Kortright Centre for Conservation 9550 Pine Valley Drive Vaughan ON L4L 1A6 $25

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Applefest Fall Fair

Sunday, September 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ireland House Museum, 2168 Guelph Line
Burlington, Ontario L7P 5A8 Canada
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$5

Celebrate the changing of the seasons at Ireland House Museum’s Applefest Fall Fair on September 22, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.! The day will feature main stage entertainment, food trucks, Museum tours, a Kids Farm Zone, animal attractions, historic demonstrators, antique cars, vendors, and a mini farmers market. Admission is $5/person. FREE parking is available at M.M. Robinson High School, 2425 Upper Middle Road.

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Milton Fall Fair

Friday, September 27 - Sunday, September 29
Milton Fairgrounds, 2451 136 Robert St
Milton, Ontario Canada
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Milton's annual Fall Fair is a 3-day event held on the fourth Saturday of September each year. This year’s fair will feature live bands Friday and Saturday evenings, a classic car show, commercial exhibits, vendors and more.

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Barrie Culture Days

Friday, September 27 - Sunday, September 29
City of Barrie Barrie, ON Canada + Google Map
Free
Barrie Culture Days

The City of Barrie is proud to celebrate Culture Days, a Canada-wide celebration designed to catalyze and inspire public participation in arts and culture from September 27 to 29, 2019. Culture Days is a collaborative pan-Canadian volunteer movement to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of all Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities. The first Culture Days was held in September 2010 in over 700 Canadian cities and towns and was a great success. Annually,…

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October 2019

Markham Fair

Thursday, October 3 - Sunday, October 6
Markham Fairgrounds, 10801 McCowan Road, Markham ON Ontario Canada + Google Map

Canada's largest 4-day Agricultural Fair. Enjoy great food, midway, demonstrations, local vendors, cratfs, livestock judging, music, roaming entertainers, demolitian derby, BMX, monster truck show and lots more!

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Toronto and Richmond Hill Pumpkinfests

Saturday, October 12 - Monday, October 14
Downsview Park, 40 Carol Road
Toronto, ON Canada
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Free

If you’re looking for something fun to do Thanksgiving weekend, this is it! Toronto or Richmond Hill Pumpkinfest has something for all ages. Come experience this family event over 3 days with great food, vendors, entertainment and loads of pumpkins! Guests are welcomed to enjoy all things Autumn. Why not enter your child into the Costume Contest or Little Miss Pumpkin Fest Contest? Don’t have kids? Not a problem! You can participate in our Pumpkin Carving Contest or take a…

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172nd annual Woodbridge Fall Fair

Saturday, October 12 - Monday, October 14
Woodbridge Fairgrounds, 100 Porter Avenue
Vaughan, ON Canada
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Join all the fun at the 172nd annual Woodbridge Fall Fair! Make Thanksgiving weekend even more special by visiting our Fall Fair! Join in the tradition of celebrating our community together with old-fashioned fun - it's a taste of the country, right in the City! Celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend at the Fair - there is something for everyone to see, learn and do! • Exotic Car Show • Giant Pumpkin Contest • Children’s Village, Pioneer Area • Petting Zoo & Farm…

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Girl Expo Canada

Sunday, October 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
International Centre, 6900 Airport Rd.
Mississauga, Ontario L4V 1E8 Canada
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$10

Discover a world of possibilities for girls ages 5-12! Empower girls through hands-on activities in sports, science, technology and the arts as well as performances, guest speakers and fresh thinking including an array of products specifically designed for girls.

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Girl Expo Canada

Sunday, October 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
International Centre, 6900 Airport Road
Mississauga, Ontario L4V 1E8 Select a Country:
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$12

Discover a world of possibilities for girls ages 5-12. Celebrate all girls are, can do and can become with creative workshops, sports and fitness activities, interactive technology, guest speakers, inspiring performances, author readings, a unique marketplace for girls, giveaways and more!

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November 2019

Royal Winter Fair

Friday, November 1 - Sunday, November 10
Exhibition Place, 210 Princes' Blvd
Toronto, Ontario M6K 3C3 Canada
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Since its inception in November 1922, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has become the world’s largest indoor agricultural and international equestrian competition.

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June 2020

The Incredible Bubble Show

Saturday, June 13, 2020
Markham Fair Grounds, 10801 McCowan Road
Markham, Ontario L3P 3J3 Canada
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$25 – $80

The Incredible Bubble Show- June 13, 2020- Markham Fairgrounds The Incredible Bubble Show is packed with exciting entertainment and endless activities for kids and families. Experience a spectacular event filled with wonder and delight which features a Laser and Light Show and Bubblicious activities. Kids will enjoy learning about the science of bubbles and how bubbles can change form. The event features: A Spectacular Laser Bubble Show Bubble Art Studio Water Spheres and much more Start the day with AMAZING…

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