Father's Day Events 2019




If you want to treat dad like the superhero that he is this Father's Day then you’ve come to the right place! Our Father's Day Events list should make each and every father feel very special. 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 ... we’ve got something for all dads.

However you decide to celebrate the day, one thing is for sure - the GTA has plenty of ways to make dad feel loved.

Here's what's happening on Father's Day weekend in and around the city...


Celebrate Dad at Medieval Times!
June 3, 2019 to June 16, 2019
Dad is free with the purchase of a full-priced adult. Use discount code DAD19. More


Sound of Music Festival Burlington
June 8, 2019 to June 16, 2019
So much music, so much fun. Activities include a ticketed Kick-off Concert, Sound of Music Club Series, Grande Festival Parade, Downtown Streetfest, Children’s Village, carnival, vendors and FREE concerts on Father's Day Weekend! Bring the whole family, you’ll find something for everyone. More


CHIN Picnic
June 14, 2018 to June 16, 2019
​An incredible weekend of food, entertainment and music. Visit the 53rd CHIN Picnic! Now part of the Taste of Little Italy on College Street. Free admission. More


Mississauga Waterfront Festival
June 14, 2019 to June 16, 2019
The MWF attracts over 70,000 people to the village of Port Credit over the course of the three-day weekend to enjoy live outdoor concerts, family activities, food and entertainment. Free admission. More


Northern Heat Rib Series
June 14, 2019 to June 16, 2019
Northern Heat Rib Series is Canada’s largest Rib & Craft Beer Series featuring some of the best rib teams in North America. It's the BEST barbeque and food festival experience! On father's day weekend, the event takes place at the Beaches Rib Fest, Woodbine Beach Park. More


Pickering Village Jam Fest
June 14, 2019 to June 16, 2019
It's the 9th Annual Pickering Village Jam Fest taking place Father's Day weekend along Old Kingston Road. There will be live music, food trucks, vendors and a special visit from Peppa Pig on Sunday, June 16. More


Taste of Little Italy Festival
June 14, 2019 to June 16, 2019
A chance to taste classic italian food, fuzion restaurants, wine and cocktails on extended patios, authentic Spiducci and more while taking in over 20 performances from international and local artists as you explore the authentic culture of Italy on College Street. Free. More


Soldiers and Spies at Black Creek Pioneer Village
June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
Enjoy a fun-filled weekend of muskets, soldiers and spies with this Revolutionary War Reenactment at Black Creek Pioneer Village! More


Foodalicious Toronto
June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
Toronto’s third annual Foodalicious Food Festival takes over Downsview Park on Saturday June, 15th and Sunday, June 16th. Enjoy great food, live music and attractions from some of Toronto’s top local vendors and entertainers. Foodalicious Food Festival welcomes you to a large selection of Toronto’s top food trucks, carnival games, inflatables, stage shows, live music and so much more. Foodalicious is guaranteed fun for all ages. More


Springridge Farm Food Truck Festival
June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
The farm will welcome food trucks from across the region to celebrate at our Food Truck Festival. A wide variety of trucks serving up delicious cuisine that is sure to please every palate. Free admission. Food purchases. More


Toronto International Dragon Boat Race Festival
June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
One of the most exciting summer events in Toronto. Once again, this year, the Festival will welcome teams and visitors from all provinces across Canada, from the U.S., the Caribbean Islands, Europe and Asia. Free to watch. More


Father's Day Tours at Canadian Automotive Museum
June 16, 2019
The Canadian Automotive Museum is a great place to bring Dad for Father's Day. The museum will have tours available throughout the day and children can make a license plate craft to take home. Get your family photo taken in a 1926 Chevrolet and with the star of Cars 3, Lightning McQueen. More


Father’s Day at Centreville 2019
June 16, 2019
This Father’s Day, head on over to Centreville where dad will get to ride all of his favourite rides for free*, all day long! Join us on June 16th, 2019 and celebrate your dad with us! More


Father’s Day Event at Glama Gals
June 16, 2019
Join Glama Gals for their very popular Father’s Day Spa Party. The event includes: Hair and braid lesson, ultimate daddy makeover – use our makeup and give DAD a makeover, chocolate facial masks for the both of you, tattoo parlour – get inked with matching father and child tattoos, donuts & coffee served, robe and slipper service.​ More


Father's Day at Halton County Radial Railway
June 16, 2019
Come ride the streetcars! The Halton County Radial Railway (HCRR) is a full-size operating electric railway and museum, featuring historic electric railcars operating on two kilometers of scenic track. Bring dad for a ride on the streetcars! Father’s admission free with the purchase of one youth admission. More


Father's Day Brunch & Dinner Cruises
June 16, 2019
A cruise isn’t just a creative Father’s Day gift— it’s a unique experience your dad will never forget! See the city from a whole new perspective together, and treat him to delicious food and unbeatable skyline views. More


Father's Day at Scarborough Museum
June 16, 2019
Come and celebrate Dad at Scarborough Museum where guests can sample food, crafts, and plenty of fun and historical games. Visitors are also welcome to make a leather keychain for their father (while supplies last). Enjoy lemon biscuits and lemonade while taking part in activities like scavenger hunts, paper animal crafts, world games and giant games. Free. More


Father’s Day Heritage Train Ride
June 16, 2019
Dads ride for half price! Whether or not a rail fan, dad will enjoy the special treat and riding through the Oak Ridges Moraine on-board the York-Durham Heritage Railway train. Don't forget to check out our doors-open baggage car! On June 16 only, dads ride for half price when accompanied by a fare-paying child. More

ROM Family Fundays: Father's Day
June 16, 2019
Bring Dad to the ROM this Father's Day for a special day exploring art, culture and nature. With fun, engaging activities, you’ll be making wonderful memories throughout the galleries. More


Bring a Picnic for Father's Day at Westfield Heritage Village
June 16, 2019
Treat Dad to a day in the country. Bring your own picnic to enjoy in the beautiful, picturesque setting of Westfield.  Purchase sweet treats and cool drinks form the General Store. More


Yorkville Exotic Car Show
June 16, 2019
June 16th, 2019 marks the 9th Annual Yorkville Exotic Car Show presented by Bloor-Yorkville, in support of Prostate Cancer Canada. Guests of all ages are invited to walk the red carpet at this free event and see over 100 classic and exotic cars. Free. More


More Father's Day Events
Our Calendar of Events is always being updated! CLICK HERE for a list of Father's Day Events. 

Happy Father’s Day!

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