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The Zoo is getting a BOOmobile for Halloween

There's a new attraction coming to the Toronto Zoo this Halloween! Don't miss the new BOOmobile, a slightly scary but legendary, fun for all ages adventure.

Pumpkinfest is Coming to Toronto & Richmond Hill

Step into the colourful world of Pumpkinfest where loads of pumpkins make up a unique spectacle amidst the fall foliage. Aimed at families, the festival pays homage to all things pumpkin and Fall.

Camp Spooky at Canada's Wonderland

The ultimate fall festival is back at Canada's Wonderland. Dress your children up in their favourite costumes and get ready to trick-or-treat at Camp Spooky.

Experience the Meadoway

The Meadoway is a project that is transforming a Toronto hydro corridor into a vibrant 16 kilometre stretch of urban greenspace and meadowlands. There's a free event to experience this new park!

Ontario Science Centre Celebrates its 50th Birthday!

To commemorate this milestone, the Science Centre offers a chock-full calendar of celebratory activities in September, including a Free community weekend event.

Our Kids Private School Expos

The Our Kids Private School Expos provides an exceptional tool for families to explore private school options. Experts will offer advice and field questions about choosing a school, admissions, and financing.

Paddle the Humber River for Free

Toronto’s Humber River is celebrating 20 years and there's a free event featuring paddling, safety demonstrations, live entertainment, family activities, heritage walks and more.

Geoffrey’s Birthday Bash at all Toys 'R' Us Locations

Toys 'R' Us Canada is hosting an official bash for Geoffrey! Expect balloons, treats and a Peppa Pig or PJ Mask activity, and special events all month long!

Fall Consignment Sales for Babies & Kids

Looking for kids' consignment and local mom to mom sales this Fall? Get great deals on kids clothing, toys, strollers, car seats, books and more at kids' consignment sales in the GTA.

Fall Agricultural Fairs and Festivals 2019

Kick off autumn at one of these fun-filled fall festivals and agricultural fairs in the GTA, all packed with signature activities like hayrides, corn mazes, midway, fair foods and more.

FAN EXPO Canada 2019

This year, FAN EXPO Canada is bringing a world of discovery and adventure to fans of all ages with a 10,000 sq. ft. Family Zone; complete with dance parties, robots, LEGO, crafts and more!

Summer of Space at Ontario Science Centre

Connect to the cosmos this summer at the Ontario Science Centre! Until September 2, the Science Centre celebrates human space exploration with Summer of Space.

Polar Express Free Launch Party at YDHR

York-Durham Heritage Railway is having an official launch party for THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride and it's free to attend!

July on the Cheap! 2019

If you’re looking for fun this July, pack the sunscreen, peruse this list of free kid-friendly events, and bring the whole family for some serious summertime fun.

Canada Day Events 2019

Plan the perfect Canada Day long weekend with our picks of the best events, outdoor festivals and warm-weather outings for you and the kids. Most of these events are Free!

Winnie's Train Festival at YDHR

Everyone's favourite bear is coming to York Durham Heritage Railway! Come for a ride through the hundred acre Oak Ridges Moraine to meet Winnie and friends on-board.

June on the Cheap! 2019

The first month of summer brings a slew of incredible outdoor activities. Here are the top things to do with kids in Toronto and the GTA this June which are Free or cheap.

Father's Day Events 2019

Go on a family adventure at a Revolutionary War Reenactment, explore his culinary side at a food festival, or cruise down the Toronto Harbour taking in unbeatable skyline views.

Best Things to do on Victoria Day Weekend

Summer doesn't start until June, but families can celebrate the unofficial start of the warm-weather season in Toronto and the GTA over Victoria Day Weekend.

AGO Launches All New Art Experience with AGO All Hours

The AGO has announced an entirely new way to experience the museum with AGO All Hours, an all-ages, all-day event happening three times a year.

Pirates and Princesses at Black Creek Pioneer Village

Head over to Black Creek Pioneer Village on the May long weekend for three whole days of family fairytale fun! Don’t forget your eye patches, capes and crowns!

L​ittle Tikes® World's Biggest Playdate at Toronto Zoo

L​ittle Tikes®, best known for its iconic Cozy Coupe®, Turtle Sandbox and First Slide™ is celebrating its 50th anniversary on May 18 by putting together the World's Biggest Playdate event!

Royal Canadian Family Circus Spectac! 2019

The all new internationally renowned Royal Canadian family Circus Spectac! is jam packed with explosive live entertainment bringing tradition and thrilling acts.

Doors Open Toronto 2019

Doors Open Toronto goes back to the future for its 20th anniversary edition. Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf returns on Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26.

Mothers Day Events 2019

This year, Mother's Day falls on Sunday, May 12. There are brunches, high teas, sweet treats, colourful blooms and outdoor fun all dedicated to Mom!

JUNIOR at Harbourfront

The festival features fun for the whole family with theatre, live concerts, dance, puppetry, circus, crafts, storytelling and more from leading artists from around the world.

Earth Day Events 2019

Earth Day celebrations will help families re-connect with nature and have fun while making a difference. Get the list of events taking place all month long.

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.

Easter Events 2019

The best options for Easter including egg hunts and other festive fun like egg painting & crafts, brunches, and Easter Bunny photo-ops for kids and even furry friends!

Consignment & Mom to Mom Sales - Spring 2019

Mom-to-Mom sales offer families a place to buy gently used clothing, toys, baby items, and other childhood staples for a fraction of the retail price.

March Break Events 2019

From interactive fun at city attractions, to cool family theatre and shows, we've rounded up all the best things to do with the kids in Toronto and the GTA during March Break.

Toronto Comicon 2019

Adventure and discovery awaits fans of all ages this March Break in the newly expanded Family Zone, now sprawling over 10,000 sq. ft. and featuring its own dedicated program stage.

February on the Cheap! 2019

February in the GTA means more than braving the frigid temperatures. The shortest month packs a lot into its 28 days. Find the best Free and Cheap events for families.

2019 AutoShow

With every major automotive manufacturer in attendance and exciting new features, the 2019 AutoShow will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from February 15th to 24th.

Valentine's Day Events 2019

Here are 7 super-sweet events around the GTA that allow families to countdown to Valentine's together.
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