Free & Cheap Things To Do In November

Winter Village at Distillery District

While many holiday activities for families have been cancelled this November due to COVID-19, many activities and shopping experiences are happening virtually.

Read on for this month’s best free and cheap things to do this month. Check back for updates.


One Of A Kind Show Online

  • Ongoing until December 20, 2020
  • Online
  • Free admission

One Of A Kind Online will connect you with 700+ Canadian makers from across Canada so you can continue to shop your favourite small businesses this holiday! More


Markham Home For the Holidays - Virtual

  • November 1 to 21, 2020
  • Online
  • Free

This year only, the Markham Home for the Holiday is coming directly to you in your home! Free admission. More


Christmas Market Online Edition

  • November 7 to December 04, 2020
  • Online
  • Free admission

Get cozy, start up the fire place, grab a hot chocolate, your xmas list and join us for a month of holiday shopping. We are bringing the market to your safe space! Mark yourself as interested and we will do the rest! More


Leslieville Flea Virtual Market: Holiday Edition!

  • November 8 to December 09, 2020
  • Online
  • Free admission

With the weather getting cooler and the health & safety concerns ahead in the coming months, this Holiday Market is going digital! Get ready for 5 weeks of mini virtual markets to make your holiday shopping easier than ever! More


The Royal Winter Fair

  • November 10 to November 14, 2020
  • Online
  • Free

Through a new, completely free, digital platform, Canadians of all ages will have the opportunity to #GetAgricultured through premium, live online experiences. More


Wee Asian at the Reel Asian International Film Festival

  • November 12, 2020
  • Online
  • Free

Wee Asian's free programming is dedicated to sparking joy, creativity, and fun for little ones and families to enjoy together. Short films, activities and much more. More


Winter Village at Distillery District

  • November 12 to March 31, 2021
  • In-person
  • Free admission

All of your favourite Distillery District shops, galleries, and restaurants are open, offering a unique blend of specialty gifts, art, cuisine and fashion in our open-air, safe environment of pedestrian-only streets – perfect for your holiday shopping! More


The Junction 1st Annual Window Wonderland

  • November 14, 2020
  • The Junction
  • Free

Taking place through the winter season, November 14, 2020 –January 31, 2021, The Junction 1st Annual Window Wonderland, presented by MEDS Junction Pharmacy, will transform this neighbourhood into an outdoor gallery that is interactive, engaging, and magical. More


Get Low Dance Free Virtual Dance Class

  • Sunday, November 15, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
  • Online
  • Free

Get Low Dance Co. is the best mobile dance company across the GTA, creating cultural dance experiences for children of all ages and making fitness FUN! We love to dance with you! Haven't had a chance to try our Virtual Dance Parties yet? Join Us FREE on November 15 @ 12:00pm for a dance party. More


Vaughan Celebrates Virtual Concerts in the Park

  • November 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Virtual Event
  • Free

The City of Vaughan’s annual Concerts in the Park series is an award-winning community celebration of music and talent. November 18 features the Beach Party Boys - A Tribute to the Beach Boys. More


Cat TO Pop Show Virtual Christmas Show

  • November 23 to November 30, 2020
  • Online
  • Free admission

Browse one-of-a-kind cat toys, cat art, and other cat-themed items online. Find unique gifts to treat your cat and yourself to something wonderful that couldn’t be found anywhere else from Canadian vendors. More


Toronto Zoo’s Holiday Marketplace

  • November 20 to December 23, 2020
  • Toronto Zoo
  • $5 + HST after 3:30pm

Discover the magic of the holiday season this winter with a visit to the Toronto Zoo’s brand new Holiday Marketplace, located at the Zoo’s front courtyard. More


The Young Readers Book Club with David A. Robertson

  • Sunday, November 29th, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Online
  • Free

FOLD Kids is proud to host the Young Readers Book Club, a book club for readers of middle grade and young adult fiction. The next Young Readers Book Club will feature award-winning children’s author David A. Robertson. More


It's "Troll-vember" On Family Channel With A Month-Long Of Free Previews

  • See schedule for dates
  • TV for kids
  • Free

Marvelous music, dynamic dancing and non-stop drama are set to take the stage this Troll-vember as Family Channel celebrates a month-long free preview with Trolls: The Beat Goes On, The Next Step, and more ― including LEGO specials, and new episodes of Heirs of the Night and Ultimate Tag. More


Visit our calendar for more Free events.

Heads up! We’re working hard to be accurate ― but these are unusual times, so please always check before heading out. Prices quoted may be subject to HST.

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