All in-person events have been cancelled, postponed or temporarily closed in accordance with the Ontario stay-at-home order. This includes drive-in theatres and drive-through events. Please keep this in consideration when reading our event guides and refer to event organizer websites for updated information.

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Strum and the Wild Turkeys

Strum and the Wild Turkeys

When Strum meets The Wild Turkeys, he discovers that friends can feel like family. Strum and The Wild Turkeys is a book about finding your voice through a sense of belonging and the transformational power of music. This heart-warming story was developed by the Canadian team of author Noa Daniel and Illustrator

Mother's Day Events GTA

Mother’s Day Family Events in the GTA

Finally a day focused on mom! While you may not get time to put your feet up and chill out like you’re dreaming about, we hope you will get a chance to feel a little spoiled and maybe even appreciated – even if only for a few minutes!

Bingemans Rocket Royale

Bingemans announces a virtual Esports Tournament, Rocket Royale

With shutdown restrictions leaving many kids with little to do, Bingemans is excited to announce its entry into Esports with a free online Fortnite and Rocket League tournament called Rocket Royale! Partnering with Uniting Gamers, Bingemans will be using their platform to launch this fun one-day battle on May 1st.

Earth Day Crafts for Kids

Fun Earth Day Crafts for Kids

April 22 is Earth Day, it’s a chance to celebrate our home and teach our kids about conservation. We’ve gathered up a few fun crafts and activities that we think you’ll enjoy and may also spark some interest about how we can protect and look after the earth. Why not

best outdoor kids toys

Top 10 Toys to Get the Kids Outside

Spring has sprung. I am sure of it this time. The grass is turning green, the patio furniture is calling and I am wearing flip flops! Time to get the kids outside, and keep them out there, as long as possible!

Easter Bunny Pancakes from diycandy.com

20 Fun Family Easter Brunch Ideas

Looking for some yummy and colourful recipe ideas for Easter Brunch? We’ve gathered up some amazing recipes to share. Savoury or sweet, these easy recipes and treats will beat anything the Easter Bunny might bring!

If You Give a Pig a Pancake

A fun story for Maple season to get your child in the mood for spring and of course syrup and pancakes! If you give a pig a pancake, she”ll want some syrup to go with it. You’ll give her some of your favorite maple syrup, and she”ll probably get all

Colour the BSM

Colour the BSM

The Bata Shoe Museum may be closed for now, but you can still have fun exploring the history of shoes… from home! The Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto has released a colouring book and is also offering a few pages to download as colouring sheets for free from their website.

Maple Syrup Festivals Guide

Maple Syrup Festivals

A very sweet time of year has arrived in Ontario – the sap is running, and and that can only mean one thing – Maple Syrup! Enjoy a pancake breakfast, and learn how many buckets of sap make a litre of syrup!

Ontario Drive-In Movie Theatres

Parents and grandparents will have fond memories of visiting the drive-in on a Saturday night, hanging out at the concession stand, or cuddling up on a romantic date! These classic outdoor theatres are a dying breed dotted across the land of America, but Ontario still has it’s fair share and

15 Fun St. Patricks Day Crafts for Kids

If you love green and gold you’re in LUCK! Get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day with these 15 fun and festive crafts for kids and families.

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!

Ontario Family Fishing Events

During the Ontario Family Fishing Events families can try fishing without the need for a fishing license! This is great way to try out the fun sport together as a family. FOUR Times a Year Family Fishing Events Ontario Family Fishing Events is a province-wide opportunity for Canadian residents to

Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

Hop to it! Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

We’ve rounded up some of our favourite fun Easter crafts from talented crafting mommies around the web. Find some inspiration and get creative with the kids during the long weekend!

Free Family Event Guide GTA

Free Family Events in the GTA

Local guide to FREE events for kids and families Some of the best things in life are free! Find kids events in Toronto, Mississauga, York Region, Durham, Halton and Surrounding Areas.

Creativity Online: Virtual Programs for Kids

Creativity comes in many forms, whether it’s dancing, cooking, coding, making music or art, creative expression is fun and helps build confidence in kids and teens.

Strum and the Wild Turkeys

Strum and the Wild Turkeys

When Strum meets The Wild Turkeys, he discovers that friends can feel like family. Strum and The Wild Turkeys is a book about finding your voice through

Mother's Day Events GTA

Mother’s Day Family Events in the GTA

Finally a day focused on mom! While you may not get time to put your feet up and chill out like you’re dreaming about, we hope you will get a chance to feel a little spoiled and maybe even appreciated – even if only for a few minutes!

Earth Day Crafts for Kids

Fun Earth Day Crafts for Kids

April 22 is Earth Day, it’s a chance to celebrate our home and teach our kids about conservation. We’ve gathered up a few fun crafts

best outdoor kids toys

Top 10 Toys to Get the Kids Outside

Spring has sprung. I am sure of it this time. The grass is turning green, the patio furniture is calling and I am wearing flip flops! Time to get the kids outside, and keep them out there, as long as possible!

Easter Bunny Pancakes from diycandy.com

20 Fun Family Easter Brunch Ideas

Looking for some yummy and colourful recipe ideas for Easter Brunch? We’ve gathered up some amazing recipes to share. Savoury or sweet, these easy recipes and treats will beat anything the Easter Bunny might bring!

If You Give a Pig a Pancake

A fun story for Maple season to get your child in the mood for spring and of course syrup and pancakes! If you give a

Colour the BSM

Colour the BSM

The Bata Shoe Museum may be closed for now, but you can still have fun exploring the history of shoes… from home! The Bata Shoe

Maple Syrup Festivals Guide

Maple Syrup Festivals

A very sweet time of year has arrived in Ontario – the sap is running, and and that can only mean one thing – Maple Syrup! Enjoy a pancake breakfast, and learn how many buckets of sap make a litre of syrup!

Ontario Drive-In Movie Theatres

Parents and grandparents will have fond memories of visiting the drive-in on a Saturday night, hanging out at the concession stand, or cuddling up on

15 Fun St. Patricks Day Crafts for Kids

If you love green and gold you’re in LUCK! Get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day with these 15 fun and festive crafts for kids and families.

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!

Ontario Family Fishing Events

During the Ontario Family Fishing Events families can try fishing without the need for a fishing license! This is great way to try out the

Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

Hop to it! Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

We’ve rounded up some of our favourite fun Easter crafts from talented crafting mommies around the web. Find some inspiration and get creative with the kids during the long weekend!

Free Family Event Guide GTA

Free Family Events in the GTA

Local guide to FREE events for kids and families Some of the best things in life are free! Find kids events in Toronto, Mississauga, York Region, Durham, Halton and Surrounding Areas.

Creativity Online: Virtual Programs for Kids

Creativity comes in many forms, whether it’s dancing, cooking, coding, making music or art, creative expression is fun and helps build confidence in kids and teens.

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