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Maple Syrup Festivals 2017

Tis the season to go maple sugaring! For families with a sweet tooth looking for something fun to do, check out these places.

Cut your own Christmas Tree

Go to a local farm to pick your own pine-smelling, sap-sticky Christmas tree and create lasting family memories.

Family Fun at the Royal Winter Fair

Held each year in November, the Royal Winter Agricultural Fair has much to offer families.

Corn Mazes to Visit this Fall

These corn maze masterpieces are only around for a short while this fall so don't miss out!

Fall Fun at the Farm

If you're looking for an authentic fall harvest experience, head to a farm.

Visit a Pumpkin Patch

Round up the troops and trek to a farm in the area to pick out a big one, just in time for jack-o'-lantern carving.

Markham Fair 2016

If you’re looking to enjoy some fall family activities, look no further than the Markham Fair!

Fall Fun Festival at Brooks Farms

The farm's harvest celebrations are packed with fun seasonal activities for kids.

Fall Apple Picking for Families

Starting in September, orchards around the GTA area offer families the chance to pick their own apples.

Summer Fun at Brooks Farms

Head over to Brooks Farms this summer for 10 acres of outdoor FARM fun!

Where to go Peach Picking

August is peach season and peach picking at nearby farms is a great summertime experience.

Where to PYO Raspberries

Head to one of these pick-your-own (PYO) raspberry farms near you for delicious, fresh berries.

Farm Fun

This summer, discover a farm! Many offer fun activities to enhance your family's experience at a rural farm.

Cherry Picking in the GTA

Head to a local farm to pick your own cherries. Right now is peak season!

Strawberry Picking

Head out to a Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Farm for a day of family fun…

Take the Kids to a Farmer's Market

Let your child freely explore the delicious world of garden-fresh produce.

Maple Syrup Festivals 2016

As winter winds down, enjoy one of these sweet maple sugaring day trips.

Christmas Tree Farms

An expedition to a Christmas tree farm to cut your own Christmas is a holiday season experience that’s unmatched!

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

The 93rd Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is gearing up to bring country life to Toronto from November 6-15, 2015.

Fall Mazes

If you're looking for even more fall and harvest family fun, try a corn maze! They're perfect to get lost in!

Pumpkinland at Whittamore's Farm

The farm is transformed into a Halloween wonderland of 1,000's of pumpkins withd great activities for the family.

Where to Pick Your Own Pumpkin

Pick the perfect pumpkin, go on a hayride, enjoy face time with farm animals and get lost in a massive corn maze.

Markham Fair 2015

The Markham Fair offers live entertainment, carnival rides galore and deep fried everything.

Apple Picking in Toronto & the GTA

Fall marks the end of summer and with it comes apples! Here's where you can pick your own in the GTA.

Blueberry Picking in the GTA

Blueberries might just be the easiest fruit to pick, prepare and serve. Find a PYO Farm.

Raspberry Picking in the GTA

Picking your own raspberries is a great way to spend a summer day with your family.

Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Farms

The pick-your-own strawberry season in Toronto starts this June and many pick-your-own farms are opening. Get your "first pick!" Find out where you can pick your own in Toronto and surrounding areas.

5 Fun Petting Zoos and Farms

It's Spring so grab your kiddos (and a camera) and head out to visit the baby animals! Get ready to encounter some animal fun of the cute kind! 5 great sites where kids can connect with animals.

Toronto & GTA Farmers' Markets

Make the most of the Spring harvest by hitting up some of the city's very best green markets, many of which open for the season beginning in May. Bring the kids along and peruse the plentiful fruits and veggies.

Maple Sugaring Season is Here!

Maple sugaring season is here! Tap trees, collect sap, and see syrup made over a wood-fired evaporator. Stick around for a maple syrup sample! Stop by these locations for tree tapping and syrup tasting.

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Farms

Grab your gloves, your ropes, and your coat and go find the perfect Christmas tree! An expedition to a Christmas tree farm is fun for the whole family with special Winter activities.

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is returning to Toronto for its 92nd annual run in November with an expanded line-up of activities and entertainment that focus on farm fresh fun.

Pumpkinland at Whittamore's Farm

If you're looking for a fun family activity this Fall, stop in at Whittamore's Farm for Pumpkinland and Harvest Festival Weekends. The farm is transformed into a Halloween wonderland!

Fall Harvest Festivals 2014

Farmers are preparing for the Fall harvest! Day-trippers can make their way to celebratory harvest festivals where the attractions include wandering through corn mazes, picking pumpkins, and more.

Pick Your Own Pumpkins

What's All Hallows' Eve without the perfect pumpkin? You could grab one from your local farmers' market or at the grocery store. But for a more authentic experience, head to the country to pick-your-own.
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