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10 Great Spots for a Family Picnic

Summer days are the perfect time to move mealtime outdoors.

Best Family Fishing Spots

Ontario provides a plethora of spots to take the kids fishing within city limits.

June 2016 Festivals

Here are the best festivals for families this June. Most are Free!

Strawberry Picking

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

Kids Bowl Free 2016

Sign your kids up to bowl 2 FREE games every day all summer long!

Labour Day Weekend Fun

Make sure you pack in some super summery fun to make the most of these last warm, carefree days.

12 Things to Do Before School Starts

Seize these summer days before they start slipping away! Here are 12 summertime experiences to have with your kids before it turns colder, because that's where it ends!

Take the Kids to a Drive-In Theatre

Your kids will have a blast enjoying double features, staying up late watching movies in their jammies and more!

August Festivals 2015

Some of the city's best annual festivals take place during the summer, like the colourful Chinatown Festival, the BIG ON BLOOR festival, and an annual favourite: Buskerfest. Here's the list for August!

Summer Fitness Fun

How will you occupy your kids for the next 10 weeks? And remember that the television is not the best babysitter.

100 Free Things to do this Summer

Can you believe that there are literally 100 Free things to do in Toronto and the GTA? This summer, indulge in some free fun for the entire family. Our great city has plenty to see and do!

Ultimate Summer Playlist

To help you get summer started, we've come up with the ultimate summer play list: a round-up of the best summer activities for families. You'll find it all here. Keep checking back for updated content!

Splash and Spray Pads 2015

Looking for quick relief from summertime heat Running through fountains and splashing in shallow pools of water is just the solution.

Skateboard Parks in the GTA

If your child aspires to be the next Tony Hawk, check out these skateboard parks!

Summer FUN Guide 2015

Ready for the ultimate vacation fun guide? Check out our Summer FUN Guide, packed with tons of family activities and attractions in Toronto and the GTA. Make it a Summer to remember!

Blueberry Picking in the GTA

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

Fabulous Family Beaches

We're highlighting our favourite family beach destinations. Perfect for beach-loving families and a fun day out in the sun!

Where Kids Can Bowl Free

The kids bowl FREE program is back at participating locations across Canada. The Kids Bowl Free is a nation-wide program where kids get to bowl for free every day during the summer!

Raspberry Picking in the GTA

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

July Festivals 2015

Those "lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer" are here, and some of the most memorable moments are spent at festivals. Fill your Summer with adventure and fun at these July Festivals.

Summer Movie Guide 2015

The summer season means exciting new movies! There are some pretty awesome family flicks hitting theatres this season. Get excited for Inside Out, Minions and many more!

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.

Where to Go Fishing with Kids

Fishing is a classic summertime activity. It's relaxing plus it teaches patience. Our rivers, lakes, and ponds are well supplied with fish, and we've got the scoop on where you and your kids can catch them.

101 Things to Do this Summer!

How can it be August already? Time flies when you're having fun. But, if you are running out of things to do with the kids... here are 101 ideas to keep them busy and entertained all August long!

Sleeping Under the Stars

Camping is a low-cost vacation option that allows families to get back to nature. On a tight budget? A getaway to a local nature park or campground becomes a fun and inexpensive Summer activity!

Peach Picking in Ontario

August is the perfect time to head to the farm and fill up a bucket with luscious peaches. In fact, August is National Peach Month. Here are some family-friendly PYO peach farms to visit in Southern Ontario.

Summer Fun Guide 2014

There's nothing more exciting than Summer in Toronto and the GTA. Read through our Summer Fun Guide for the best Summertime activities and events for kids, plus a list of must-visit Summer attractions.

Blueberry Picking Farms

It's blueberry picking time! Celebrate National Blueberry Month by heading out to one of the many places in the Greater Toronto Area where you can pick your own.

Ultimate Summer Play List

We're kicking off our SUMMER PLAY list to get families to make the most of their Summer and get you up and playing throughout the school break. You’ll find some of the best Summer content from on our site!

Packing for the Beach

Summertime is here so get ready to have fun! If you're planning on hitting the beach this Summer you've got to pack your beach bag with everything you need. Here's a list of what to pack for the perfect beach trip!

Hit the Beach!

Dig your toes into the sand. Relax to the sound of soothing waves. Build sandcastles. It’s no secret Ontario has many beautiful shorelines and some of the most prestine beaches anywhere.

Strawberry Fields in Toronto & GTA

The Toronto area is ripe with places that will allow you to pick your own strawberries. Deciding where to go can be a challenge, so we've hand-picked a few locations in the Greater Toronto Area.

Summer Camp Guide 2014

Our 2014 Summer Camp Guide makes planning your child's Summer easier than ever! We've got the low-down on the most enriching and suitable Summer camps for kids, including great new programs.

What to Do Before the Summer Ends

Hurry! Summer's end is fast approaching, but you still have some time to make it unforgettable. Here's a list of great ideas for a late-Summer rally of fun you can squeeze in before the kids head back to school!


Building Summer Memories

We’re well into Summer, so if you and your family have been hitting all the sights and sounds of the city or you've travelled, make sure you take souvenirs along the way and record these times for future enjoyment!
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