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July Festivals in Toronto

July Fairs & Festivals

Summer is festival season and July is one of it’s busiest months for these family events! We’ve rounded up the top family festivals in Toronto and the surrounding area.

Day Out With Thomas – Steam Team Tour 2019

Peep Peep! Everyone’s favourite storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine™ is chugging his way into the GTA at York-Durham Heritage Railway. Enjoy a day of family fun while

Parry Sound Is Open For Business

Wildfire affecting Northern Ontario is nowhere near the coastal town or surrounding villages The “Parry Sound 33” wildfire that is burning in Northern Ontario is approximately 75 kilometres

Explore the Niagara Whirlpool by Boat and Zipline

Looking for an action-packed adventure with an aerial-edge? Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and WildPlay Niagara promise to deliver an exhilarating experience with Niagara’s Wet & Wild Adventure Pass.

The Junction Summer Solstice Festival

The Largest Summer Solstice Event in the GTHA Comes to The Junction Next Month Pedestrians take over Dundas Street West on Saturday June 23 to celebrate the longest

Rookie Camper Mistakes

Avoid Rookie Camper Mistakes

Camping is a memorable experience. Whether bonding as a family or gathering with close friends around the campfire, trips in the trailer or tent are sure to inspire stories for years to come. But not everybody is a seasoned camper.

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours opens early for 25th season

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours has kicked off its 25th anniversary season by setting a new record — launching earlier in the year than ever before. Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours officially opened its doors to the public in 1992 with a single boat, taking passengers for thrilling white water rides.

Viking Ship in Toronto

Largest Viking Ship in the World Sets Sail for Toronto

Departing from her homeport in Norway, on April 24, Draken Harald Hårfagre and her crew committed to the daring journey to cross the North Atlantic for her Expedition America. The great ship will be joining the fleet of international tall ships in Toronto for the Redpath Waterfront Festival.

Tree Top Trekking

Monarch Zip Line Open for the Season!

Get an early jump on spring with an unforgettable ride on the 600ft long Monarch Zip Line at Treetop Trekking Stouffville, only 20 minutes from Toronto. Special early season promotional rate of only $9.99 +hst (regular price: $19.99) offered during the Bruce’s Mill Maple Syrup Festival!

Erth's DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE

Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE

Get ready for the ultimate playdate – 65 million years in the making – as Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE guides your family on a breathtaking tour through pre-historic Australia.

Treetop Trekking in Stouffville Ontario

Tree Top Trekking at Bruce’s Mill

Opening This Summer at Bruce’s Mill: New Zip Line and Aerial Park! Aerial Park will feature FIVE tree top aerial courses made up of Zip Lines, Wooden bridges,

July Festivals in Toronto

July Fairs & Festivals

Summer is festival season and July is one of it’s busiest months for these family events! We’ve rounded up the top family festivals in Toronto and the surrounding area.

Day Out With Thomas – Steam Team Tour 2019

Peep Peep! Everyone’s favourite storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine™ is chugging his way into the GTA at York-Durham Heritage Railway. Enjoy a day of family fun while Thomas

Parry Sound Is Open For Business

Wildfire affecting Northern Ontario is nowhere near the coastal town or surrounding villages The “Parry Sound 33” wildfire that is burning in Northern Ontario is approximately 75 kilometres from

Explore the Niagara Whirlpool by Boat and Zipline

Looking for an action-packed adventure with an aerial-edge? Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and WildPlay Niagara promise to deliver an exhilarating experience with Niagara’s Wet & Wild Adventure Pass. The

The Junction Summer Solstice Festival

The Largest Summer Solstice Event in the GTHA Comes to The Junction Next Month Pedestrians take over Dundas Street West on Saturday June 23 to celebrate the longest day

Rookie Camper Mistakes

Avoid Rookie Camper Mistakes

Camping is a memorable experience. Whether bonding as a family or gathering with close friends around the campfire, trips in the trailer or tent are sure to inspire stories for years to come. But not everybody is a seasoned camper.

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours opens early for 25th season

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours has kicked off its 25th anniversary season by setting a new record — launching earlier in the year than ever before. Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours officially opened its doors to the public in 1992 with a single boat, taking passengers for thrilling white water rides.

Viking Ship in Toronto

Largest Viking Ship in the World Sets Sail for Toronto

Departing from her homeport in Norway, on April 24, Draken Harald Hårfagre and her crew committed to the daring journey to cross the North Atlantic for her Expedition America. The great ship will be joining the fleet of international tall ships in Toronto for the Redpath Waterfront Festival.

Tree Top Trekking

Monarch Zip Line Open for the Season!

Get an early jump on spring with an unforgettable ride on the 600ft long Monarch Zip Line at Treetop Trekking Stouffville, only 20 minutes from Toronto. Special early season promotional rate of only $9.99 +hst (regular price: $19.99) offered during the Bruce’s Mill Maple Syrup Festival!

Newmarket Splash Pad

Newmarket unveils it’s first Splash Pad!

Town unveils first outdoor spray pad in Newmarket On July 14, 2014, the Town of Newmarket invited all residents and friends to the official opening ceremony of the Rogers

Erth's DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE

Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE

Get ready for the ultimate playdate – 65 million years in the making – as Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE guides your family on a breathtaking tour through pre-historic Australia.

Treetop Trekking in Stouffville Ontario

Tree Top Trekking at Bruce’s Mill

Opening This Summer at Bruce’s Mill: New Zip Line and Aerial Park! Aerial Park will feature FIVE tree top aerial courses made up of Zip Lines, Wooden bridges, Tarzan

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