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Best Snowboarding Parks for Families

Ski Resorts where you can find boarding lessons for beginners and acres of freestyle terrain for your kids who are ready for freestyle fun!

Best Family Movies to See in 2019

2019 is shaping up to be an amazing year at the movies! We've got our radar on the best family movies hitting the big screen this year.

The Kid Who Would Be King Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 2 family 4-packs to see The Kid Who Would Be King movie before it opens to the general public! Contest closed. See winners.

OUR KIDS Toronto Camp Expo 2019

A marvelous annual celebration of pure fun! Bringing out the kid in all of us, the Expo is so helpful for parents in planning and choosing their kids' summer and year-round activities.

10 Winter Toys You Can't Live Without!

Whether you're looking to speed down a hill, make snowballs, or make art in the snow, we've gathered some of the best toys to make your own winter wonderland!

HAPPY PLACE Announces Final 3 week Extension

Having taken the city by storm, HAPPY PLACE will continue to share the HAPPY with Toronto until it leaves for good January 27.

Free Art Programs for Youth at AGO

Explore AGO's Free After Three workshops, where youth art fans ages 14 to 25 can create, learn or dance at AGO, all for free!

Junie B Jones the Musical Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 2 family packs to see Junie B. Jones The Musical this coming March at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Contest closed. See winners.

Best of 2018

Greater Toronto parents have voted for their favourite family-friendly businesses in the Best of 2018.

January Go List: Best Things to Do! 2019

There's no way you can hibernate all month—not with kids around. Luckily, you don't have to. Here's some of the best things to do!

January on the Cheap 2019

What's the best cure for the post-holiday blues? Free family fun! We've picked some of the best free and cheap activities happening this January.

The Kid Who Would Be King

The Kid Who Would Be King tells the story of Alex, who thinks he's just another nobody, until he stumbles upon the mythical Sword in the Stone, Excalibur.

A Dog's Way Home

A dog embarks on a 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her human, Lucas, an aspiring medical student and VA hospital volunteer.

Scenic Caves Nordic Centre Contest

Enter for a chance to win a Day Trail Family Pass to Scenic Caves Nordic Centre for some winter family fun! Pass includes rental equipment to Scenic Caves Nordic Centre. You can use it for either cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. Contest closed. See winner.

One Thing Leads to Another at YPT Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 2 pairs of tickets to see One Thing Leads to Another at Young People's Theatre. This production transforms everyday objects into fabulous, fanciful, theatrical phenomena as it engages, stimulates and delights babies and adults alike! Contest closed. See winners.

Cooking as a Family in 2019!

Why not make a Family New Year’s Resolution this year to get everyone in the kitchen to help with meal preparation? Learn tips so kids can get in the habit of being involved in the kitchen.

10 Fun Things Families can do at the International Boat Show

North America’s largest indoor boat show returns to the Enercare Centre in Toronto from January 18 to 27, 2019 with an impressive fleet of 1200 boats and load of family fun!

Disney on Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic

Grab your Mickey ears and get ready for the ultimate Disney experience as Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic and skates into Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.

One Thing Leads to Another Returns to YPT

Due to overwhelming demand, the critically-acclaimed show for babies, One Thing Leads to Another, returns to YPT in January for the fourth season in a row.

10 Fun Trivia Games for Families

Show your smarts on January 4 – it's National Trivia Day! If you're looking to celebrate as a family, host a 'family trivia game night!' Here are 10 games to get you started.

Toronto Light Festival Returns to Distillery District

From January 18 to March 3, the Toronto Light Festival will return, transforming the pedestrian district into one of the largest open-air sculpture galleries in North America.

Toronto's Museum of Illusions Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 5 family passes for a day visit to the Museum of Illusions! Enter the fascinating world of illusions which will trick your confidence in senses, but amaze you by doing it! Contest closed. Winners TBA.

Kids' Fitness Goals for 2019

Here are a few helpful tips on how to help your child set and crush new fitness goals for 2019.

Get your Happy on at HAPPY PLACE!

If you're looking for something to do that will make you smile over the Winter Break, stop in at HAPPY PLACE, the Pop-Up phenomenon currently on display at Harbourfront Centre.

Can You Save the Holidays in 60 Minutes?

This new Holiday themed escape room was designed for the 2018 holiday season. The family-friendly room is packed with holiday cheer - and is only available for a limited time.

30 Fun Things to do over Winter Break

Your kids will be looking for something fun to do! Have no fear, there are many activities going on during Winter Break in the GTA.

New Year's Eve Family Events 2018

The final days of the year are coming up! Resolve to carve out some fun-filled family time with these great events, to ring in the New Year!

Disney on Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 5 family 4-packs to see Disney on Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic at Scotiabank Arena this coming January! Grab your Mickey ears and get ready for the ultimate Disney experience. Contest closed. See winners.

60 Minutes To Save the Holidays at Looking Glass Contest

Enter for a chance to win a family 4-pack to Looking Glass Adventures' new Family Escape Room: 60 Minutes To Save the Holidays. New for 2018! Contest closed. See winner.

12 Fun Places Where you can Skate for Free

These amazing venues let you beat the cabin fever that comes along with a cold winter. Time to bundle up for the best free ice skating in the GTA!

Cirque du Soleil's CORTEO is Pure Magic!

From crazy trampoline stunts, to artists dangling only by their feet above stage, Cirque du Soleil brings their magic to Scotiabank Arena leaving the audience mesmerized and dazzled.

Toys R Us Canada Announces Exclusive Deal with Addo Play UK

Toys R Us Canada partners with Addo Play to enhance their exclusive selection of toys for their customers. Addo Play’s toys inspire fun, imagination and wonder.

Winter Movie Guide 2019

There are plenty of exciting movies on tap for next year! As the colder months approach, families can look forward to more animated sequels and of course, superhero flicks.

Mary Poppins is Breaking Records at YPT!

YTP's production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins has broken all ticket sales records in the 53-year history of the company – with over 3 weeks left in the run!

Vote in Best Of Toronto4Kids / Disney On Ice Contest

Help us by voting in our Best of Toronto4Kids 2018 Survey and you'll be entered for a chance to win 4 tickets to see Disney on Ice coming to Scotiabank Arena, January 25 to 28, 2019! Contest closed. See winner.
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