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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.

Family Activties Guide Toronto

Top 10+ Family Attractions in Toronto

Toronto is a true centre of Canadian culture, with a vibrant art, sports and heritage scene. With a huge choice of things to do and places to see on your visit to Canada’s most populous and arguably most cosmopolitan city, it can be tough to narrow down where to go on your trip!

Explore Winter in Waterloo

Enjoy Winter in Waterloo Region

From winter patios and skiing to unique exhibitions, Waterloo Region offers great ways to embrace the season! With plenty of outdoor activities, unique exhibits and a vibrant and

Little Canada Opens its borders

Little Canada Opens Its Borders

Toronto’s newest big attraction, Little Canada, has opened its doors at long last; giants and little ones alike can satisfy their wanderlust by visiting Canada’s striking landscapes and intricate landmarks by simply heading to downtown Toronto.

Fort Henry Jack-o-Lantern Archway

It’s the Season of ‘Spooky’ in Kingston

With so many spooky activities in one place, Kingston makes a great area to check out over the Halloween weekend. We’ve rounded up some of Kingston’s infamously haunted places and family friendly experiences worth checking out if you are in the area.

Corn Maze Ontario

Get Lost in a Corn Maze

Rows and rows of tall corn fields spread across Ontario every fall means yummy sweet buttered corn for dinner and hot corn on the cob at fall festivals

Staycation in Ontario

The Summer of the Staycation

There isn’t a better time to enjoy the hidden gems of Ontario Even as Ontario begins to re-open, restrictions remain on international travel and vacations. After more than

Elora Sunflower Festival

Visit the Sunflowers of Elora

A selfie-lover’s paradise is about to bloom in picturesque Elora! Sunflowers of Elora – a festival celebrating one of the most photographed plants on social media – kicks

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!

Together Apart Summer Cirque comes to Markham

For the first time in over a year, world-class acrobatic theatre company, The 7 Fingers, will perform to live audiences in Toronto in Together Apart Summer Cirque.  From The Concierge

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.

Family Activties Guide Toronto

Top 10+ Family Attractions in Toronto

Toronto is a true centre of Canadian culture, with a vibrant art, sports and heritage scene. With a huge choice of things to do and places to see on your visit to Canada’s most populous and arguably most cosmopolitan city, it can be tough to narrow down where to go on your trip!

Explore Winter in Waterloo

Enjoy Winter in Waterloo Region

From winter patios and skiing to unique exhibitions, Waterloo Region offers great ways to embrace the season! With plenty of outdoor activities, unique exhibits and a vibrant and innovative

Little Canada Opens its borders

Little Canada Opens Its Borders

Toronto’s newest big attraction, Little Canada, has opened its doors at long last; giants and little ones alike can satisfy their wanderlust by visiting Canada’s striking landscapes and intricate landmarks by simply heading to downtown Toronto.

Fort Henry Jack-o-Lantern Archway

It’s the Season of ‘Spooky’ in Kingston

With so many spooky activities in one place, Kingston makes a great area to check out over the Halloween weekend. We’ve rounded up some of Kingston’s infamously haunted places and family friendly experiences worth checking out if you are in the area.

Corn Maze Ontario

Get Lost in a Corn Maze

Rows and rows of tall corn fields spread across Ontario every fall means yummy sweet buttered corn for dinner and hot corn on the cob at fall festivals but

Staycation in Ontario

The Summer of the Staycation

There isn’t a better time to enjoy the hidden gems of Ontario Even as Ontario begins to re-open, restrictions remain on international travel and vacations. After more than 15

Elora Sunflower Festival

Visit the Sunflowers of Elora

A selfie-lover’s paradise is about to bloom in picturesque Elora! Sunflowers of Elora – a festival celebrating one of the most photographed plants on social media – kicks off

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!

Together Apart Summer Cirque comes to Markham

For the first time in over a year, world-class acrobatic theatre company, The 7 Fingers, will perform to live audiences in Toronto in Together Apart Summer Cirque.  From The Concierge Club,

Royal Ontario Museum

Family Attractions Reopening Across Ontario

Welcome back! After all the closures we’ve had to announce, it’s a pleasure to be able to share with our readers news about family attractions reopening across the province.

Kids Events and Fun Things To Do in Toronto, York Region, Peel, Durham, Halton, Simcoe County and Southern Ontario for Families.

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Future Now Community Weekend
May 28, 2022 
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Nobleton Victoria Day
May 23, 2022 
to May 23, 2022
Junior, International Children's Festival at Harbourfront
May 21, 2022 
to May 23, 2022
Dino Park in Barrie
May 14, 2022 
to May 23, 2022
Brooks Farms Barnyard Playland
Apr 29, 2022 
to May 31, 2022

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