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GTA Weekend Family Fun Guide | October 30 – Nov 1, 2020

Your guide to things to do in and around Toronto this weekend. Updated each week to bring you the latest family events, activities, festivals, fairs, kids shows and fun things to do in the GTA and surrounding area.

Featured Events

Halloween Night of Lights

Halloween Nights of Lights

Venue:
Improve Canada
A HALLOWEEN LIGHT SPECTACULAR! An immersive drive-thru experience like none other, featuring more than 700,000 LED lights animated and synchronized to your favourite Halloween tunes. Nights of Lights is the must-see drive-through event of the Fall season for all ages …
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Open Air Theatre at Ontario Place

Open Air Cinema at Ontario Place

Venue:
Ontario Place
Fall movies at Ontario Place! Ontario Place is offering a variety of cinematic experiences in their newest venue, the Open Air Cinema  – featuring Muskoka Chairs physically distanced in pods of 2. Ontario Place will play family-friendly films every Saturday …
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Boo at the Zoo and Boomobile

Boo at the Zoo

Venue:
Toronto Zoo
A family-friendly Halloween event! Join us for our annual Boo at the Zoo!  Although it looks a little different this year*, we still have plenty of spook-tacular holiday fun planned. Visit us anytime between Thanksgiving Weekend through October 31st to see all of the …
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EcoFair Toronto

EcoFair Toronto 2020

Venue:
Online Virtual Event
The 2020 EcoFair will be online this year! Our organizing team is abuzz with excitement as we plan the webinars, films, workshops, and exhibitor showcase that will all happen online over 3 weeks. And – new this year – EcoFair …
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Brick-or-Treat

Brick-or-Treat

Venue:
LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Toronto
Treat the kids to a spook-tacular Halloween season with bricktastic & safe fun! Jump inside the world’s spookiest box of LEGO® bricks with awesome activities around every creepy corner – and it’s all included in your admission price! Here are …
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Vaughan Celebrates Virtual Concerts in the Park

Vaughan Celebrates Virtual Concerts in the Park

Venue:
Online Virtual Event
The City of Vaughan’s annual Concerts in the Park Series is taking place virtually this year! Watch the shows every Wednesday evening from 7 to 8pm beginning October 21 to November 18 for some fun entertainment. To tune in or …
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TIFA Kids

TIFA Kids

Venue:
Online Virtual Event
TIFA Kids, a new programme at the Toronto Festival of Authors will connect young readers to their favourite authors through TIFA’s digital events. Authors include illustrator, Canadian-cartoonist and winner of the Governor General’s Award and Caldecott Honour, Jillian Tamaki with …
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kreepyKortright

Kreepy Kortright

Venue:
Black Creek Pioneer Village
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 owls. Fun for children 10 and under. Children must be accompanied by an adult …
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Halloween at the BSM

Halloween at the BSM

Venue:
Bata Shoe Museum
Halloween may look a bit different this year but that’s not stopping us from celebrating this fun annual tradition. And what better way to show off your costumes than at Toronto’s favourite shoebox! Kids 12 and under wearing costumes get …
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WindReach Farm Halloween Drive-Thru Experience

WindReach Farm Halloween Drive-Thru Experience

Venue:
WindReach Farm
Not sure what to do with the family for Halloween this year? Get your costume on, pile into the car and come on out to WindReach Farm for a Halloween-themed drive-thru event. See your favourite animals, check out our themed …
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ROM Egyptian Mummies

Egyptian Mummies: Ancient Lives. New Discoveries.

Venue:
Royal Ontario Museum
Mummies have captured our imagination throughout time. Uncover the secrets of six mummified individuals from ancient Egypt in this compelling exhibition from the British Museum. Using the latest technology explore how these people lived along the Nile and what happened …
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Pumpkins after dark

Pumpkins After Dark

Venue:
Country Heritage Park
NEW in 2020! Covid-safe 2.5 km guided audio drive thru! Dozens of new exhibits and over 150 pumpkin sculptures from the comfort of your own car. There is no ticket booth this year. Tickets MUST be pre-purchased online. Tickets are …
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Brooks Farms Fall Fun Festival

Brooks Farms Fall Fun Festival

Venue:
Brooks Farms
The outdoor event highlight of the YEAR! Due to Covid 19 as well as our massive barn fire, Fall on our farm is going to be very different from years past. With all the uncertainty involving social distancing we are …
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Chappell Farms

Chappell Farms Fall Festival

Venue:
Chappell Farms
From late September all the way until Halloween, Chappell Farms offers our Fall Festival! It’s an amazing place for kids and adults alike! We have all kinds of activities that have been altered to meet Covid-19 safety regulations. Come visit …
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Coopers Farm Maze

Cooper’s Farm and Maze

Venue:
Coopers Farm & Maze
Known for our community supported agriculture (CSA) weekly produce basket program, Cooper’s CSA Farm & Maze is a market garden, family-owned farm. We produce a wide variety of the best quality vegetables using sustainable and ethical farming practices …
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Pingles Harvest Festival

Pingle’s Harvest Festival

Venue:
Pingle’s Farm Market
Join us in the farm fields for a celebration of all things fall, at the first-ever Pingle’s Harvest Festival! Spend the day navigating through our Pirate Ship Corn Maze, have some farm-tastic fun in our Playland, take in the farm …
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Treewalk Village in Stouffville

TreeWalk Village Fall Weekends

Venue:
TreeWalk Village
Children and the young at heart can let their imaginations lead the way while exploring our tree house village at Bruce’s Mill C.A. in Stouffville, only 20 minutes from Toronto. Climb from treehouse to treehouse through enclosed hammock nets and …
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Downeys Fall Farm

Downey’s Pumpkinfest

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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