10 Fun Family-Friendly Events to Celebrate Fall

Fall Colours Train at York-Durham Heritage Railway

The air is crisp, the apples are ripe, and the harvest season is about to get underway! We've rounded up 10 Events in Toronto and the GTA all packed with spectacular fall views and colours. Many include signature autumn activities like hayrides, corn mazes, pumpkin decorating (and picking), pie eating and more.

Celebrate the Fall Season at these events...

1.Toronto Zoo Celebrates Fall!
Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year at the Toronto Zoo with stunning fall colours, family-friendly photo opportunities and over 5,000 animals. It’s the perfect weekend to be thankful and enjoy the beautiful outdoors. October 6 to 8, 2018. More info

2.Fall Colours Celebration at Kortright
Experience autumn’s beauty with guided fall colours walks, self-guided tours, and more. Tour the Archetype Sustainable House, a model home with state of the art sustainable technologies. Enjoy a crackling campfire and bring some food to cook over it! October 6 to 28. More info

3.Outdoor Guided Walk: Autumn in the Valley
Take a guided walk at Todmorden Mills, in the nature preserve, to discover late-blooming wildflowers and celebrate the glorious colours of the season. Refreshments provided after the walk. October 7, 2018. More info

4.Brooks Farms Fall Festival
Enjoy the delights of fall, from pumpkins and freshly baked pies to corn mazes and hayrides, and family fun at the Brooks Farms Fall Festival. It's a fun-filled day of activities for the entire family! Until October 28, 2018. More info

5.Autumn Sundays at Westfield Heritage Village
Enjoy the arrival of autumn in the Village. Bring your own picnic to enjoy in the beautiful, picturesque setting of Westfield. Purchase sweet treats and cool drink from the General Store. October 7, 8, 14 & 28, 2018. More info

6.Fall Walks Festival
Mark your calendars for the 2018 Fall Walks Festival in Rouge National Urban Park! Guided walks, special guests and activities for families with young children ages 3-12. October 9, 2018 to October 14, 2018. Free. More info

7.Fall into Nature at Halton Convervation Parks
Spectacular scenery, fall colours, and an array of activities at Fall into Nature. Enjoy Chairlift rides to the top of the escarpment with spectacular views along the way, birds of prey shows, children’s activities, food, and more! Until October 28, 2018. More info

8.Fall Weekday Eco Tours at Scenic Caves
View a dazzling display of vibrant autumn colours as you walk the treetop canopy and glide down a blazing forest zipline and a majestic escarpment ridgetop zipline. Experience panoramic views of south Georgian Bay from the iconic 420 ft. suspension footbridge and more. Save $30. Until October 26, 2018. More info

9.Fall in Love with #TOwaterfront This Autumn​
Cozy up and enjoy the view on #TOwaterfront this fall. Just a short bike, walk or TTC ride away from the downtown core, you can find shopping, dining and activities on the water - there is something for the entire family. Until October 31. More info

10.Fall Colours Train
The Oakridges Moraine is known for its beautiful forests and captivating fall colours, so what better way to enjoy them than from the comfort of a classic heated 1950’s heritage train car? If you enjoy fall colours then this experience is for you! Weekends October 6 through October 14, 2018. More info

Photo Credit: Dan Tweedle​
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