Toronto Christmas Market

Toronto Christmas Market

Inspired by the Old World and influenced by the New, this free annual event captures all of the tradition, heritage and charm of a European Christmas Market with family friendly entertainment including musicians, carolers and children's choirs.

Cirque du Soleil VOLTA – Freedom is the Ultimate Rush

A Star-­Studded Night at the Port Lands for the Official Toronto Premiere Event for Cirque du Soleil’s New Big Top Show VOLTA Cirque du Soleil...

A Christmas Carol – The Family Musical with a Scrooge Loose!

Ross Petty Productions is delighted to announce the 2017 holiday musical – the world premiere of a brand-new title – A CHRISTMAS CAROL, THE...

Ghost Walks and Historical Tours

Get into the spirit of Halloween with a Spooky Historical Tour of your city! Ghost walks are offered in a number of locations across...

Winged Canvas Holds Juried Student & Teacher Art Exhibition

On September 15th, Winged Canvas Art Hub will be opening their 2017 Juried Student & Teacher Art Exhibition. In support of local and emerging...
Pumpkins in York Region

York Region Pumpkin Pie Trail

  York Region is hosting its third annual Pumpkin Pie Trail, to be held over two weekends at the end of September. Participating farms, farmers markets...

Apple Harvest Festival

There's no better way to enjoy Thanksgiving Weekend and no better place to explore the countryside, harbour towns and fall colours!

Markham Fair: Fall at it’s Funest!

There is fun to be had for the whole family at the 2016 Markham Fair! It's Canada’s largest 4-day Agricultural Fair and a Child's Life favourite!

Summer Fairs & Festivals in the GTA

Find the best summer festivals for families in Toronto and the surrounding area of Southern Ontario. Food festivals, fairs, ethnic celebrations, dancing, kids activities, music and more! We are constantly adding to these listings so stay tuned and have a fun summer!
Anna and Olaf Dream Big

Enchantment and adventure awaits you at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big

Enter a world where adventure is awaiting and courage leads the way at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. Through enchanted pixie-dust, Tinker Bell takes you on a journey of beloved Disney tales LIVE ON ICE.

The 10th Annual Newmarket Fall Mom2Mom Sale

The original Mom2Mom Sale of the Newmarket, Aurora, Georgina, East Gwillimbury, Stouffville and Richmond Hill area is coming to the Newmarket Community Centre on September 17th for it's 10th year.

The Redpath Waterfront Festival Welcomes the Royal Canadian Navy

The Royal Canadian Navy comes to the Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by PortsToronto, for the first time and will be stationed in Harbour Square...
Viking Ship in Toronto

Largest Viking Ship in the World Sets Sail for Toronto

Departing from her homeport in Norway, on April 24, Draken Harald Hårfagre and her crew committed to the daring journey to cross the North Atlantic for her Expedition America. The great ship will be joining the fleet of international tall ships in Toronto for the Redpath Waterfront Festival.
Shrine Circus Spectac

Don’t miss Shrine Circus SPECTAC! 2016

The all new internationally renowned Shrine Circus SPECTAC!™ 2016 is coming to 5 locations in the GTA this summer under the magnificent Big Top!
Shen Yu World Tour comes to Toronto

Shen Yun 2016 World Tour comes to the GTA

Now is your chance to discover China’s most beloved stories, live on stage. Shen Yun’s unique approach to storytelling combines traditional arts – classical Chinese dance and music – with digitally innovative backdrops.

The Original Newmarket Mom2Mom Sale returns for it’s 10th Year

The original Newmarket Mom2Mom Sale is coming to the Ray Twinney Complex on May 1st for it's 10th year! Don't miss great deals from moms and local businesses plus fun for kids in the Kids Zone! Register early for a chance to win some GREAT prizes!
Arts for Life Children's Festival

Arts for Life Children’s Festival

The Living Arts Centre presents the Arts For Life Children’s Festival – a fun-filled weekend of entertainment, activities and opportunities for kids to express their creativity.

Fancy Nancy the Musical

Bonjour! (That's a fancy way to say hello!) Meet Fancy Nancy: from the top of her tiara down to her sparkly studded shoes, Nancy...

50+ day and overnight camps at OUR KIDS Camp Expo

Meet 50+ day and overnight camps in one day, at one location at the OUR KIDS Camp Expo on February 22nd at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto.
Cavalia Odysseo returns to Toronto

The Return of ODYSSEO by Cavalia

Three years after its smash 18-week debut run in Toronto, Odysseo by Cavalia returns next spring. The world’s largest touring production will be presented under the White Big Top in Toronto starting April 8.
The Velveteen Rabbit

Canada’s Ballet Jörgen presents The Velveteen Rabbit

Canada`s Ballet Jörgen kicks off its 2014-2015 season with a story ballet for the whole family. The Velveteen Rabbit, choreographed by award-winning dance maker, Kathleen Rea, will be at the Betty Oliphant Theatre in Toronto on October 4 at 4pm and again on October 5 at 2pm.
Buskerfest 2014

Scotia Bank Buskerfest 2014

Comedy, spontaneity and a dash of the unbelievable: 4 days and 4 nights of non-stop, action-packed, fun-filled entertainment. Comedians, contortionists, musicians, magicians, fire jugglers, acrobats, aerial artists, clowns and daredevils all come together for North America’s largest street performer festival.

Family Guides

Grade 4 & 5 SnowPass

The Canadian Ski Council SnowPass is here - offering 4th and 5th graders three complimentary lift tickets at each of the 150 participating ski areas, all across Canada.
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