Halloween Events

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Trick or Treat! It’s that magical time for kids and adults to embrace their imaginations and dress-up in the spirit of Halloween! We love this holiday, possibly more than any other! Halloween brings out the kid in everyone, and gives us a great sense of community as we decorate our homes, visit our neighbours and shell our candy on Halloween night. There are so many great family events in and around Toronto – check them out and get into the spirit with your friends and families! Happy Halloween!

 

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion

Date:
Sep 29, 2017
Venue:
Downtown Meaford
The “Invasion of Scarecrows” begins in mid September through to mid October. More than 250 scarecrows will be found in the downtown area alone – dangling  from downtown lamp posts, hiding in bushes and ...
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September Weekends at the Scarborough Museum

September Weekends at the Scarborough Museum

Date:
Sep 1, 2018
Venue:
Scarborough Museum
Since fall is just around the corner and its harvest season, join Scarborough Museum as we celebrate a popular historic crop…apples! There will be a bushel of sweet treats, including delicious stuffed baked apples ...
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Pumpkin Mania Fall Festival

Pumpkin Mania Fall Festival

Date:
Sep 22, 2018
Venue:
Rounds Ranch
Have a blast with your friends and family as you get in the Fall spirit playing pumpkin-themed games! We have a variety of fun Fall activities suitable for all ages ...
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Downey's Pumokin Fest

Downey’s Pumpkinfest

Date:
Sep 22, 2018
Venue:
Downey’s Farm Market
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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Casa Loma Legends of Horror

Casa Loma Legends of Horror

Date:
Sep 28, 2018
Venue:
Casa Loma
An immersive theatrical interpretation of all of the classic horror figures as we lead our audience through a one hour, 2 km self-guided walking tour commencing in the lower gardens of Casa Loma and ...
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Meaford Scarecrow Invasion Parade & Festival

Meaford Scarecrow Invasion Parade & Festival

Date:
Sep 28, 2018
Venue:
Downtown Meaford
The “Invasion of Scarecrows” begins in mid September through to mid October. More than 250 scarecrows will be found in the downtown area alone – dangling sassily from downtown lamp posts, hiding in bushes ...
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Jack-O-Lantern Workshop

Jack-O-Lantern Workshop

Date:
Sep 29, 2018
Venue:
Gardiner Museum
Make a Jack-O-Lantern out of clay to put in your window just in time for Halloween. Decorate it traditionally or any way you like—the sky’s the limit! Hand building: Saturday September 29, 1 – ...
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Camp Spooky

Camp Spooky

Date:
Sep 29, 2018
Venue:
Canada’s Wonderland
Join us at Canada's Wonderland for the ultimate fall festival – Camp Spooky! Families and kids can participate in a collection of scare-free Halloween activities for kids including BOO-rific mazes, trick-or-treating, foam pits, and ...
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Camp Spooky at Canada's Wonderland

Camp Spooky at Canada’s Wonderland

Date:
Sep 30, 2018
Venue:
Canada’s Wonderland
Join us at Canada's Wonderland for the ultimate fall festival – Camp Spooky! Families and kids can participate in a collection of scare-free Halloween activities for kids including BOO-rific mazes, trick-or-treating, foam pits, and ...
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Pumpkinferno

Pumpkinferno

Date:
Oct 4, 2018
Venue:
Discovery Harbour
 Experience the phenomenon of hauntingly magical and stirring outdoor exhibits of hand-crafted funkin synthetic pumpkins, all lit up against the night-time backdrop of  Discovery Harbour. But BEWARE….new characters will be lurking about in the ...
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Brick or Treat

Brick or Treat

Date:
Oct 6, 2018
Venue:
Legoland Discovery Centre
Treat the kids to spooky, kooky, bricktastic fun all Halloween season! Jump inside the world's spookiest box of LEGO® bricks at the only Halloween Party that’s built for kids! Our LEGO® FUNgineers are busy making ...
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October Weekends at the Scarborough Museum

October Weekends at the Scarborough Museum

Date:
Oct 6, 2018
Venue:
Scarborough Museum
Let's get spooky at Scarborough Museum! Halloween is just around the corner and we've got you covered. Make a decoupage lantern and ghostly craft to decorate your home. Devil's Food Cake and Witches Brew ...
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PumpkinFest

PumpkinFest

Date:
Oct 13, 2018
Venue:
Henderson Memorial Park
Celebrate the all season with our second annual Pumpkin Fest. Many events and activities, including face painting, Team T&J, pumpkin carving and more ...
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Pumpkinville

Pumpkinville

Date:
Oct 13, 2018
Venue:
Greenwood Conservation Park
Free admission! This fall event has been a community favourite for years. Activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, pumpkin patch, inflatable rides, haunted house, face painting, children’s activities, live entertainment, interactive experiences and more ...
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Halloween at Drysdales

Halloween at Drysdales

Date:
Oct 19, 2018
Venue:
Drysdales Farm
Be it their first Halloween or recapturing memories of past, the Harvest Village provides everything for a memorable October outing. Beginning in October we will help you in your search for the great pumpkin ...
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Halloween Spooktacular

Halloween Spooktacular

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Halton County Radial Railway
All ages event! Walk through the haunted car barn and travel in the old, creaky streetcars along the mainline and enjoy some hot apple cider & scary snacks. If you’re a Halloween fan this ...
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Zombie Hunt Thrill Ride

Zombie Hunt Thrill Ride

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Wasaga Adventure Park
Experience the thrill of shooting zombies as you and your friends or family ride into the deep dark woods on an unforgettable adventure! Ride our trailer into the woods to find the zombies and ...
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Family Fright Fiesta

Family Fright Fiesta

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Georgina Pioneer Village & Archives
Join us as we bring the Pioneer Village to life in the spirit of the Halloween season. There will be lots of activities for the entire family! Event Features: Dan the Music Man Eerie ...
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Little Creatures of the Night Parent and Tot Program

Little Creatures of the Night Parent and Tot Program

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Toronto Zoo
Calling all little creatures! Come explore what happens after little creatures like you head to bed. Experience  unique adaptations of the animals who rule the forest after the sun goes down. Included: Educational playtime ...
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Howling Hootenanny

Howling Hootenanny

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Black Creek Pioneer Village
This family friendly event runs from 11:00 – 4:30 pm on October 20th, 21st, 27th and 28th. Featuring: Live entertainment Trick or Treat Village Haunted Maze Apple Sling-shot Spooky stories Pumpkin Decorating ...
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Halloween Mask-Making Workshop for Families

Halloween Mask-Making Workshop for Families

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Todmorden Mills
Todmorden Mills: Use your imagination to create a spooky Halloween mask in this family workshop. Treats provided! Suitable for children 6 years and up. Children must be accompanied by adults ...
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Halloween Train

Halloween Train

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station
Put on your costumes and join us for a spooktacular heritage train ride with on-board entertainment. Children will receive a treat bag upon departing the train. Children 12 and under in costume ride for ...
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Spook Fest Innisfil

Spook Fest Innisfil

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Innisfil Lions Inc
Vendors, artisans, crafters all under one roof. Trick or treating for kids. Costumes welcome. Free to everyone to come out and enjoy a great weekend of fun for everyone. Tons of amazing prizes and ...
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Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo

Date:
Oct 20, 2018
Venue:
Toronto Zoo
Calling all costumed kiddies! Come discover trick-or-treat stations throughout the Tundra Trek, with fun activities to test your animal knowledge - you have to pass the test to get your treat! ...
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Family Funday: Digging History

Family Funday: Digging History

Date:
Oct 21, 2018
Venue:
Royal Ontario Museum
Dig into history as the ROM celebrates International Archaeology Day! From the oldest tools ever used by hominids to the latest technology available to archaeologists, dig, decipher and uncover the secrets to our shared ...
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Fort York After Dark: Lantern Tours

Fort York After Dark: Lantern Tours

Date:
Oct 23, 2018
Venue:
Fort York
Tour the grounds of Fort York at night, and hear stories about this national treasure and the history that surrounds it ...
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LEGO Fun!

LEGO Fun!

Date:
Oct 25, 2018
Venue:
Sheridan Centre
Join us for a free LEGO building contest! All ages and abilities are welcome. Come out to challenge your friends and have fun. Special guest judge: LEGO Master Builder - Brickman Graeme. Email [email protected] ...
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The Great Pumpkin Trail

The Great Pumpkin Trail

Date:
Oct 25, 2018
Venue:
Royal Botanical Gardens
It’s a magical evening on the Pumpkin Trail! Hundreds of jack-o-lanterns light your way along our garden and South Bridle Trail. Enjoy live entertainment, face painting and pumpkin-themed activities and games. Food and beverage ...
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Halloween Costume Party at Castle Village

Halloween Costume Party at Castle Village

Date:
Oct 26, 2018
Venue:
Castle Village Enchanted Kingdom
Dress up and and visit the castle for Halloween! Pumpkin carving contest and display! Music, Fun and Prizes! ...
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Scaryfest 2018 at Markham Museum

Scaryfest 2018 at Markham Museum

Date:
Oct 26, 2018
Venue:
Markham Museum
Join us as we transform our 25-acre site into a ghoulishly grand Halloween town perfect for children 10 and under! With your treat bag in tow, trick-or-treat around the Museum grounds where you will ...
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Haunted Halloween: Night Circus

Haunted Halloween: Night Circus

Date:
Oct 26, 2018
Venue:
Westfield Heritage Village
Lit by lanterns, candles and pumpkins, the village is a beautiful and unique place to explore at nighttime. Travel throughout the village and see what surprises await.  You never know what might be behind ...
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Kreepy Kortright

Kreepy Kortright

Date:
Oct 26, 2018
Venue:
Kortright Centre for Conservation
Celebrate the Halloween spirit with spooky and scary activities at Kortright. Discover a haunted house, a frightening forest walk, Halloween activities, bonfire, scary stories and live animals. Fun for children 10 and under. Children ...
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HALLOWEEN KIDS EVENT 2018: PRINCESS BELLE, SPIDERMAN, TRANSFORMER AND MINION KIDS PARTY!

HALLOWEEN KIDS EVENT 2018: PRINCESS BELLE, SPIDERMAN, TRANSFORMER AND MINION KIDS PARTY!

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Toronto (Finch) Branch
Beware! It’s finally October, the month we at Fairyland Theatre are always eagerly waiting for. Yes, you guessed right: We are ready for Halloween Kids Event 2018, and we can’t wait for you to ...
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Fairyland Theatre Halloween Party

Fairyland Theatre Halloween Party

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Fairyland Theatre
Beware! It’s finally October, the month we at Fairyland Theatre are always eagerly waiting for. Yes, you guessed right: We are ready for Halloween Kids Event 2018, and we can’t wait for you to ...
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Orpheus Cinema: Peter Pan Family Matinee

Orpheus Cinema: Peter Pan Family Matinee

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Eglinton St George’s Church
Join us as we take flight to Neverland! Voices soar alongside flying children, fairies and mystical ships as Orpheus provides its own live choral soundtrack to the 1924 classic film fantasy Peter Pan. Organ ...
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Orpheus Cinema: Peter Pan

Orpheus Cinema: Peter Pan

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Eglinton St. George’s Church
Join us as we take flight to Neverland! Voices soar alongside flying children, fairies and mystical ships as Orpheus provides its own live choral soundtrack to the 1924 classic film fantasy Peter Pan. Organ ...
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Halloween at the Bata Shoe Museum

Halloween at the Bata Shoe Museum

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Bata Shoe Museum
Say boo at the BSM this October and join us for a spooktacular weekend of family fun. Decorate a Halloween-inspired cookie, make a special craft and play ISpy in the galleries. Kids in costume ...
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Trick or Treat!

Trick or Treat!

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Latcham Art Centre
Calling all ghosts, goblins and ghouls! Pick up a spooky take-home Halloween art treat. *While quantities last. Free! Suitable for children 3+. LATCHAM SATURDAYS - Weekly opportunities to make art, see art and explore ...
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Rouge Valley Halloween Fun!

Rouge Valley Halloween Fun!

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Rouge Valley Conservation Area
Lots of friendly activities for the kids Haunted house visit if you DARE!! Marshmallows and Campfire Kids - wear their costumes, chance to win a prize! Bring a travel mug - hot chocolate, tea ...
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BOOseum Fun at the Museum

BOOseum Fun at the Museum

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Elman W. Campbell Museum
Join us for a howling good time as we turn the museum into a slightly scary BOOseum!  See Halloween displays, make a craft, and go on a Halloween hunt to win a prize!  Freelance ...
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Halloween Train

Halloween Train

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
York-Durham Heritage Railway, Uxbridge Train Station
Put on your costumes and join us for a spooktacular heritage train ride with on-board entertainment. Children will receive a treat bag upon departing the train. Children 12 and under in costume ride for ...
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Black Harvest Festival

Black Harvest Festival

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Downtown Collingwood
The tradition of Hallowe’en and the Black Harvest Festival continues in historically Chilling Downtown Collingwood with Witches (and Warlocks) of the ‘Wood taking over the town. Mark Saturday October 28th on your calendar and ...
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Halloween Spooktacular at the BSM

Halloween Spooktacular at the BSM

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Bata Shoe Museum
Say boo at the BSM this October and join us for a spooktacular weekend of family fun.  Decorate a Halloween-inspired cookie, make a special craft and play ISpy in the galleries.  Kids in costume ...
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Pumpkinfest in the Junction!

Pumpkinfest in the Junction!

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
The Sweet Potato
Join The Sweet Potato in their Halloween decorated receiving bay, just west of The Natural Apothecary, on Saturday October 27th from 1pm to 4pm for Pumpkin Fest 2018. Families, can carve a free pumpkin ...
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Retro Halloween Family Drop-In

Retro Halloween Family Drop-In

Date:
Oct 27, 2018
Venue:
Todmorden Mills
Celebrate Halloween traditions of the past at Todmorden Mills. Tour our historic homes, sample old-time treats and make a creepy craft. Costumes encouraged! ...
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Family Halloween Dance Party

Family Halloween Dance Party

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
GLOW EVENT CENTRE AND PARTY LOUNGE
Dress up and join our Halloween dance party and costume contest in a nightclub just for kids! Fun for the whole family, (kids, teens and adults!) Dance Party | Cool Prizes | Live MC ...
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St. Joseph's Toronto West Halloween Fest

St. Joseph’s Toronto West Halloween Fest

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Bloor West Village (between Jane and Runnymede
Families are in for a treat! On Sunday, October 28, 2018, St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation is hosting its seventh annual St. Joseph’s Toronto West Halloween Fest in the heart of Bloor West Village ...
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Spooktacular Halloween Party

Spooktacular Halloween Party

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Gym O Gym
Join us for a spooktacular party with your little one(s). This event features: - Your first Haunted house - Meet your favorite Princess / Queen / SuperHero - Best Costume Contest - Halloween Craft ...
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Monster Dash

Monster Dash

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Ontario Science Centre
This years' Monster Dash consists once again of a Spooky Mile, 5km & 10km run/walk. Bring your friends & family, walk your child down the Spooky Mile for some trick or treating and then ...
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2nd Annual Halloween Spooktacular Open House

2nd Annual Halloween Spooktacular Open House

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Join the Richmond Hill Board of Trade for their second annual Halloween Spooktacular Open House. There will be candy, contests and more! ...
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Ghoulicious

Ghoulicious

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre
Trick or Treat! How about both? Visit the Museum’s historic buildings in search of treats, decorate a sugar cookie, and create a spooky craft! Recommended Ages: 3-10. Children: $10. Adults: $5.00. Pre-registration required ...
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Evergreen’s Annual Day of the Dead Celebration

Evergreen’s Annual Day of the Dead Celebration

Date:
Oct 28, 2018
Venue:
Evergreen Brick Works
Join us for a special celebration of Latin American culture, with all day activities for families and adults alike! The festval features live music, great food, dance and more! ...
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Halloween Supercharged

Halloween Supercharged

Date:
Oct 31, 2018
Venue:
Milliken Wesleyan Methodist Church
Hey! Are you looking for a fun and safe place to bring your children this Halloween? Come to Milliken Church! It's a FREE event for EVERYONE and ANYONE! There will be carnival games, toys, ...
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Mimico Pumpkin Parade

Mimico Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Mimico Square
Bring your Jack-O-Lanterns down to light up Mimico Square and Amos Waites Park on Thursday Nov 1st starting at 6pm. Your neighbour can’t make it? “Leave no Pumpkin Behind” and bring their stranded pumpkins ...
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Gibson House Pumpkin Parade

Gibson House Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Gibson House
Bring your carved pumpkin to Gibson House Museum to showcase your design. Pumpkins will be lit up and displayed through the evening. The Pumpkin Party includes cooking demonstrations in the historic kitchen, hot apple ...
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St James Park Pumpkin Parade

St James Park Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
St. James Park
Join us on Thursday, November 1st from 6-7:30pm for our annual Halloween Pumpkin Parade!  Display your creative jack-o-lantern, mingle with your neighbours and enjoy some free hot chocolate and apple cider (while supplies last!) ...
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Streetsville Pumpkin Parade

Streetsville Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Streetsville Village Square
Thursday, November 1st 6: 30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Streetsville Village Square Let those beautiful pumpkins have one last moment in the spotlight – bring your best carved creations down to the Streetsville ...
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Trinity Bellwoods Park Pumpkin Parade

Trinity Bellwoods Park Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Located just north of the Recreation Centre on Crawford St on the east/west path, come enjoy the neighbourhood pumpkins as they ‘parade’ for your viewing pleasure. Bring the kids, friends and pets for the ...
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Southeast Scarborough Pumpkin Parade

Southeast Scarborough Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Port Union Common Park
Show off your Halloween pumpkins and costumes and keep the Halloween fun going for one more night at this free event. Bring your carved pumpkins and a votive candle to Port Union Village Common ...
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sorauren park pumpkin parade

Sorauren Park Pumpkin Parade

Date:
Nov 1, 2018
Venue:
Sorauren Park
Every Nov. 1, the day after Halloween, the world-famous Pumpkin Parade takes place at Sorauren Park. With close to 2,000 pumpkins on display in recent years, the Parade is a neighbourhood and even regional ...
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Tile Painting: Dias de los Muertos

Tile Painting: Dias de los Muertos

Date:
Nov 4, 2018
Venue:
Gardiner Museum
Come celebrate the end of Dias de los Muertos with us! In Mexican tradition, Dias de los Muertos honours close ones that have passed on. Try your hand at making colourful tiles with sugar ...
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