July Go List: Best Things to Do! 2020

Get ready for an action-packed month! July is here along with lots of excitement as the long days of summer approach. More measure have lifted as we enter stage two and there's a lot more family fun to be had. This month, we're celebrating Canada Day virtually. You can visit your favourite attraction, hit a beach or a splashpad, and more. We've rounded up the absolute best things to do in July!


Virtual Canada Day Celebrations
Though we are not able to come together, join fellow Canadians for virtual Canada Day experiences and festivities, with family activities, entertainment, concerts and more. More

Canada Day Inspired Recipes
Check out these amazing recipes to help inspire your holiday menu. More

Fun Canada Day Crafts for Kids
Looking for ways to up the festive factor on Canada Day? Help your kids get in the Canada Day spirit with one of these easy and fun kid-friendly crafts. More

The Best Treats for a Canada Day Party
Canada Day is just around the corner — and it's the perfect reason to host a little party with your family! Check out this collection of tasty treats every Canada Day party celebration needs. More

Visit a Family Attraction!
Family fun in the GTA is reopening! It will be a different experience as attractions implement required safety health guidelines to keep you and your family safe. Here's what's now open. More

Free Admission + Free Fishing at Ontario Parks
The Ontario government is celebrating Canada Day by offering free admission for day use at all provincial parks on July 1. Free fishing will also be extended to 2 weeks. More

Watch Hamilton The Movie
The widely anticipated movie, Hamilton, arrives on Disney Plus this Friday, July 3, to the delight of fans of the smash Broadway hit. While airing on a family-friendly streaming service, the movie still carries a PG-13 rating. And there's one more hitch... More

Take the Family Fishing
After months in isolation, families are heading out to enjoy the great outdoors. Family fishing is an ideal activity since you can safely distance yourself from others in nature's open spaces. Where to go... More

The Family Road Trip
Thinking of going on a family road trip this summer? With so many pandemic-related travel restrictions currently in effect, many families will resort to the good old fashioned 'road trip' this summer. Here's how to make your getaway a success and how to plan one during a pandemic. More

Head to the Beach!
The city's plentiful swimming pools for kids are great but it doesn't truly feel like summer until there's sand between your toes. Find a beach near you. More

Make Homemade Ice Cream
July is Ice Cream month! Ice cream is the perfect Summertime treat. Homemade ice cream is even more delicious and surprisingly easy to make. You don't always need an ice cream maker! More

Go to a PYO Farm
Whether you prefer strawberries, raspberries, cherries, blueberries or stone fruit, picking your own fruit is a fun family activity that keeps on giving. Here are favourite places to pick the best of summer fruit. More

Cool Off at a Splash Pad
As sprinkler season gets into gear, it's good to know where to find the wildest and wettest playgrounds in the Greater Toronto Area. If you're looking for a way to stay cool this summer, check out these playgrounds loaded with water jets and refreshing splash pads for instant relief. More

Make Summer Treats
Summer is here and we have some fun recipes for your kids to enjoy. More

Make Summer Crafts
Summer is in full swing! It can be tricky to keep those kiddos busy during the summer right? Here are fun Summertime crafts and activities for when Summer boredom sets in. More

Make Frozen Treats
Nothing beats the heat on a hot Summer day like a delicious frozen dessert! More

Celebrate Hot Dog Month
July is National Hot Dog Month. Here are cute and fun ways to serve up hot dogs for kids! More

Make Blueberry Desserts
July is blueberry month. Blueberries shine in the summertime, so eat 'em while you can. To celebrate, we rounded up the best blueberry-loving dessert recipes. More

Have a Family Picnic
July is picnic month and there are lots of great picnic spots in Toronto and the GTA. The city is home to many parks and unique outdoor spaces, many of which offer cool summer activities, the perfect complement to your alfresco meal. More

Celebrate Cheesecake Day
It's National Cheesecake Day on July 30. Cheesecake Day is one of the yummiest days of the year. ... a day to indulge in the decadence of this dessert, and sample some of the tastiest flavours. You'll be celebrating all summer long with these 10 decadent recipes! More

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