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360° Kids

Various locations in York Region,
Drop-In Programs Children's Health

Family programs that demonstrate their commitment to community wellness by providing service and support to 1,200 parents, grandparents, caregivers and preschool children each year. Families can attend registered and open programs at eight different locations.

C.J. Skateboard Park and School

60 Horner Avenue, Etobicoke, ON M8Z 4X3 416-259-6888
Sports Parties Speciality Camps Skateboard Lessons Skate & BMX Parks

C.J. Skateboard Park and School is dedicated to nurturing the next generation of Skateboarders and progressing the sport further than ever. We have lessons for beginner to advanced riders, holiday, PA day, and summer camps. All under one roof in a family oriented environment so riders of all levels can grow and progress!

Centennial Skate Park

8600 McCowan Rd, Markham, ON L3P 3M2
Summer Camps Speciality Camps Skate & BMX Parks

18,000 sq ft outdoor cement skate park located on the west side of the Centennial Community Centre in Markham. The park features pipes, ramps, ledges, bowl, steps and more.

Cold Creek Conservation Area

14125 11th Concession, Nobleton, Ontario 905-833-5321 x5233
Summer Camps Parks & Conservation Areas Outdoor Education Centres Drop-In Programs

The Cold Creek Conservation Area consists of 190 hectares within the Humber River watershed, offering 6.6 km of groomed trails for your enjoyment. Drop by for a picnic, hike, bird watching, historic sight seeing and much more. Visit coldcreek.ca for seasonal events and free workshops and discover Cold Creek today!

Glow Event Centre and Party Lounge

2220 Highway 7, Vaughan, Ontario L4K 1W7 1-905-660-5555
Party Venues Indoor Playgrounds Birthday Parties Arcades

Glow Event Centre and Party Lounge offers kids and tweens the ultimate glow in the dark dance birthday party under a kaleidoscope of colorful lights and child friendly sound in the coolest event space E-V-E-R! Walk our red carpet and then shine like a star when you hold your party in one of our VIP booths or choose our Glow Lounge complete with Chiavari chairs for a more traditional and glowtastic setting. We pride ourselves on providing the best possible birthday party in a unique and affordable environment. Parties start at $199 for 6 children.

In Play Inc. Indoor Playground – Barrie

551 Bryne Drive, Barrie, ON L4N 9Y3 705-730-5582
Party Venues Indoor Playgrounds Birthday Parties Activities & Outings

Your family fun and party centre! Our Barrie location is a family oriented indoor playground, party and play centre featuring a 3,500 square foot play structure with two giant slides, a maze of tunnels and a ball pit. It’s a ton of fun for kids of all ages! Families also enjoy our basketball and sports area, toddler zone, redemption games, large prize counter, private party rooms, bear making attraction, Webkinz and our great food!

In Play Inc. Indoor Playground – Newmarket

18075 Leslie Street, Newmarket, ON L3Y 9C5 905-953-8299
Sports Parties Rock Climbing Party Venues Parent & Tot Programs Mini Golf & Batting Cages

Come visit the largest indoor playground in York Region! Featuring tubes, slide, zip line and tunnels in a multi-level soft play structure. Enjoy mini golf, rock climbing, redemption ticket games, arcade, bear making, Webkinz, and more! Over 10,000 sq feet of fun for all ages, offering parties and group events too.

Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems Inc.

1111 Albion Rd, Unit G1, Etobicoke, Ontario M9V 1A9 416-619-5229
STEM Science Educational Camps Drop-In Programs Computers & Coding

At IRIS we provide STEM-based (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) educational programs using robotic technology. Students have the opportunity to work individually and with peers to build and programs robots of various sizes, shapes and levels of complexity. Students are introduced to STEM concepts and encouraged to recognize the growing significance of STEM education as we highlight its increasing number of uses and future potential.

Life With A Baby

1136 Centre Street, Suite 409, Thornhill, Ontario L4J 3M8 416.833.3860
Parent & Tot Programs Groups that Care Community Support Activities & Outings

“Life With A Baby” is a free program offered by Healthy Start, Healthy Future, a registered charitable organization whose goal is to provide ongoing practical and emotional peer-based support for new and expecting parents, and parents of children up to the age of six. We offer informational seminars and programs, open forums, and fun social events. Register and become a member TODAY!

Main Street Kids

157 Unionville Main Street, Unionville, ON L3R 2H1 647-881-5437
Summer Camps Drop-In Programs Camps Arts & Crafts Art Camps

Main Street Kids offers unique workshops and drop in programs for kids. Discovery days: For ages 2.5 – 5 yrs. Come join us mornings or afternoon for enhanced workshops that include: Number fun, alphabet adventures, yoga, gymnastics, field trips and more.

Markham Libraries FREE Programs

Markham Library Locations,
Drop-In Programs

Markham Public Libraries offer a variety of FREE story times that promote emergent literacy and help develop concentration skills, speech and language skills and social skills. Story times are offered in an environment that is child-oriented, interactive, educational and entertaining.

Newmarket Youth Centre and Sk8park

56 Charles Street, Newmarket, Ontario L6B1B8 905-953-5120
Skate & BMX Parks

The Newmarket Recreation Youth Centre is open year-round and provides social and recreational programs to youth and their families, with focus on youth ages 12 to 17, but with opportunities for children under 12 and young adults 18+.

Ontario Early Years Centers

Multiple Locations - see website,
Drop-In Programs

Let the Markham Ontario Early Years Centre help you give your child the best possible start on life. Go to the FREE drop-in programs for babies and toddlers or sign up for a program with your child.

Paintlounge

3 Locations in the GTA, Little Italy, Leslieville, Markham, ON 416-900-2633 (Markham)
Party Venues Drop-In Programs Birthday Parties Arts & Crafts Parties Arts & Crafts

We’re a social fun spot where you can paint your own canvas – and when you feel like it, grab a drink or a treat! We call the concept ‘social painting’ and the idea is that painting is a great way to relax and unwind while doing something fun with family and friends!

Putt Mini Golf

34 Commerce Park Drive, Barrie, ON L4N 8W8 705-503-4499
Party Venues Mini Golf & Batting Cages Loot Bags & Party Favours Arcades Activities & Outings

18 hole glow in the dark mini golf! Continually create a magical experience – one that inspires, excites, and motivates people of all ages to take a break from the real world! Putt is great for families! We offer fun-filled and affordable party packages for all ages including mini-golf, arcade and redemption ticket games, pizza, cake and loot bags. Make this year’s party the easiest one yet!

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

260 Scenic Caves Road, Blue Mountains, Ontario L9Y 0P2 (705) 446-0256
Zip Lining Treetop Trekking Skiing & Snowboarding Parks & Conservation Areas Mini Golf & Batting Cages

Nature, history, scenery and memorable adventures await the whole family at the most varied natural playground in Ontario.

Shen Yun Performing Arts

Toronto, ON 1-855-416-1800
Live Performances & Shows Family Attractions

For 5,000 years divine culture flourished in the land of China. Humanity’s treasure was nearly lost, but through breathtaking music and dance, Shen Yun is bringing back this glorious culture.

Toronto Zoo

361A Old Finch Avenue, Scarborough, ON M1B 5K7 416-392-5900
Zoos Water Parks Live Performances & Shows Family Attractions

Home to over 5,000 animals representing over 500 species, boasts over 10 kms of walking trails and at 287 hectares is one of the largest zoos in the world. Explore Zellers Discovery Zone, featuring the Kids Zoo, Splash Island, an exciting two-acre water play area and the Waterside Theatre!

York-Durham Heritage Railway

19 Railway Street, Uxbridge, ON L9P 1E5 905-852-3696
Historic Sites Family Attractions Birthday Parties Activities & Outings

Take a train ride aboard the YDHR in heated and air-conditioned 1950’s heritage coaches while travelling through the Oak Ridges Moraine. Offering Sunday trips between Uxbridge and Stouffville from June to October and special train rides including the popular Teddy Bear, Thomas the Train, Halloween and Santa Rides!

401 Mini Indy Go Karts

37 Stoffel Drive, Toronto, Ontario M9W 6A8
(416) 614-6789

At 401 Mini-Indy Go-Karts, we have an indoor and outdoor race track, as well as a mini-golf course where you and your friends, family, or co-workers can unwind and have fun.

African Lion Safari

1386 Cooper Road, Hamilton, ON
1-800-461-WILD(9453)

African Lion Safari, Canada’s Original Safari Adventure, maintains a collection of over 1,000 exotic birds and animals comprised of over 100 different species.

Ajax Outdoor Skate Parks

Town of Ajax C.C., Audley Park and McLean C.C., Ajax, ON

The Town of Ajax has three outdoor skateboard parks where boarders can grind, ollie, railslide or kickflip.

Albion Hills Lakeview Splash

16500 HWY 50, 8 Kms north of Bolton, Caledon, ON
416-661-6600

Clean and safe water fun for kids all ages! Fully accessible, 6 feet deep, over 1600m2 pool with beach entry, 800 person capacity Features a Splash pool and water-play area with interactive water features; Large, fun, 1000 m splash pad.

Brooks Farms

122 Ashworth Road, Mount Albert, Ontario L0G 1M0
905-473-3246

Brooks Farms offers pick your own berries, apples and pumpkins, a country market, barnyard playland and special family events throughout the year including their Maple Syrup Festival, Easter Fest Egg Hunt and their very popular Fall Fun Festival which …

Canada’s Wonderland

9580 Jane Street, Vaughan, Ontario L6A 1S6
905-832-7000

Canada’s Wonderland is a 330-acre theme park located in Vaughan, Ontario, a suburb approximately 40 kilometres north of Toronto.

CBC Museum

250 Front St. West, Toronto, ON M5V 3G5
416-205-5574

The museum features a number of interactive exhibits where visitors can call up excerpts from famous CBC shows, including Kids’ CBC, CBC News and CBC Sports.

Elmvale Jungle Zoo

Hwy. 27, Elmvale, ON L0L 1P0
705 322-1112

Includes over 300 animals, petting area and interactive presentations. Open May to September.

Formula Kartways

79 Bramsteele Road, Brampton, Ontario
905-459-1073

Longest indoor go-kart track close to Toronto. Must be 13 years or older.

Go Karts at Polson Pier

190 Cherry Street, Toronto, Ontario
416-778-5278

Toronto’s only downtown go-kart track. 28 Go-Karts that can go 40 kph on our 3/4 km long track. Larger than the 3 GTA indoor go-kart tracks combined!

Goodwood Kartways

5200 2nd Concession, Stouffville, Ontario L4A 7X4
(905) 640-5278

Large outdoor pro track.

Grand Prix Kartways

75 Carl Hall Road Bay 3, #9 Downsview Park, Toronto, Ontario
416-638-KART

47,000 sq ft indoor go kart track located in Downsview Park.

Halton County Radial Railway

13629 Guelph Line, Milton, ON
519-856-9802

Come ride the streetcars! Located at 13629 Guelph Line in Milton, Ontario 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.

Heart Lake Wild Wetland Splash and Pool

10818 Heart Lake Road, Brampton, ON
416-661-6600

840 sq metre heated swimming pool (8 ft. deep) Clean and safe water fun for kids all ages 30 + wetland themed water features 500 person capacity State-of-the-art water conservation technology located in natural wilderness surroundings.

Jungle Cat World

3667 Concession 6, Orono, ON L0B 1M0
905 983-5016

A wildlife park located on 15 acres in th Municipality of Clarington in historical Orono, just 45 minutes east of Toronto.

Kortright Centre for Conservation

9550 Pine Valley Drive, Woodbridge, Ontario
905-832-2289

The Kortright Centre for Conservation is Ontario’s premier environmental and renewable energy education and demonstration centre.

Latcham Gallery

6240 Main Street, Stouffville, Ontario L4A 1E2
905-640-8954

Stouffville gallery offering kids, youth and adult programs and camps.

Lindsay 500

3151 Highway 35 North, Lindsay, Ontario
705-324-2220

A half-mile go cart track featuring tight turns and straightaways that provide a great experience for large or small groups.

Mackenzie House

82 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1X2
(416) 392-6915

Mackenzie House is one of 10 historic museums operated by the City of Toronto.

Markham Community Centre Indoor Playgrounds

Indoor activities for young children, very low cost to particpate. Parents are responsible for the supervision of their children. Pay as you play.

Oshawa Zoo & Fun Farm

3377 Grandview North, Oshawa, ON L1H 8L7
905 655-5236

Oshawa Zoo features over 40 species of friendly and tame birds and animals, Picnic area, refreshment and animal food kiosk. Exotic animals like camels, lemurs, macaws, monkeys, peafowl, coatimundi, Patagonian cavies, llamas, wallabies and many more!

Petticoat Creek Conservation Area

1100 Whites Road, Pickering, ON L1V 6K7
416-661-6600

Clean and safe water fun for kids all ages! Fully accessible, 6 feet deep, over 1600m2 pool with beach entry, 800 person capacity Features a Splash pool and water-play area with interactive water features; Large, fun, 1000 m splash pad.

Riverdale Farm

201 Winchester Street, Toronto,
416-392-6794

Located in the heart of the city within historic Cabbagetown. The farm allows anyone to envision and experience life on a farm and gain appreciation for a rural environment.

Spadina Museum

285 Spadina Road, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2V5
(416) 392-6910

Spadina Museum is one of 10 historic museums operated by the City of Toronto offering family events and kids programs throughout the year.

The Varley Art Gallery

216 Main Street, Unionville, ON L3R 2H1
905-477-9511 ext. 3261

Varley Gallery Birthday Parties feature special art program-designed parties for children ages 4 to 12 can be booked in our bright and spacious studio. The gallery will come alive through hands-on activities led by an experienced and qualified host! Sh …

Timber Creek Golf & Family Fun Centre

12772 Ninth Line, Stouffville, Ontario L4A 7X3

Family recreation centre featuring Miniature Golf, A Driving range, batting cages, clubhouse snack bar, gemstone mining, jumping castle. slide and arcade.

Treetop Trekking Brampton

10818 Heart Lake Road, Brampton, Ontario L6Z 0B3
855-552-0090

Located at Heart Lake Conservation Area, this park features 6 courses, 7 zip lines and over 65 aerial games! The highlights are twin 1000ft zip lines crossing right over Heart Lake! Aside from the zip line and aerial game courses, a stand alone zip lin …

Wasaga 500

152 River Road West, Wasaga Beach, Ontario L9Z 2X2
705-322-2594

Awesome Family Fun! One Mile/1.6km High-Banked Track, 50 Fast Safe Karts, 9 Baseball/Softball Batting Cages…

Wings of Paradise

2500 Kossuth Road, Cambridge, ON
519-653-1234

Paradise Awaits! Enter a lush tropical garden bursting with life! Featuring 1000’s of free-flying butterflies and 75 different species of flowering plants, trees and bushes.

Air Combat Zone Inc.

5170 Dixie Road, Unit 101, Mississauaga, Ontario L4W 1E3
(905) 602-4775

Applewood Farm and Winery

12416 McCowan Road, Stouffville, ON
905-642-4720

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