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!
Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours has kicked off its 25th anniversary season by setting a new record — launching earlier in the year than ever before. Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours officially opened its doors to the public in 1992 with a single boat, taking passengers for thrilling white water rides.
Strawberry picking in Ontario is a ‘must do’ family activity. What could make a better family day trip than spending an afternoon with the kids outdoors, supporting local farmers and heading home with some delicious, sweet and healthy homegrown berries. It’s an affordable day out you’ll want to plan for every June.
The summer of 2016 marked my first ever visit to the Scenic Caves Nature Adventures. I don't know how I ever missed this great...
Are you Keeping Your Kids Cool? Young children are more susceptible to dehydration and becoming ill in hot weather than healthy adults. Children's bodies don't tend to cool down as efficiently which leaves them more at risk than during a summer heatwave.
Summer holidays are knocking at the door. People often wonder how I keep six kids occupied during the summer months when school is out. While my kids love spending some time at summer camp, I was sure to make our home an entertaining place for kids – particularly the backyard.
The Royal Canadian Navy comes to the Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by PortsToronto, for the first time and will be stationed in Harbour Square...
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.
Harbourfront Centre is thrilled to announce its summer lineup, where weekends start on Wednesdays. Every weekend this summer includes a lakeside film screening, an outdoor concert in the Toronto Music Garden, Dancing on the Pier, as well as a festival all weekend long.
Get an early jump on spring with an unforgettable ride on the 600ft long Monarch Zip Line at Treetop Trekking Stouffville, only 20 minutes from Toronto. Special early season promotional rate of only $9.99 +hst (regular price: $19.99) offered during the Bruce's Mill Maple Syrup Festival!
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.
From August 22 through 24, Harbourfront Centre hosts TAIWANfest, a weekend-long celebration of Taiwanese arts and cultural heritage. This year’s theme, “Forget Me Not” will explore Taiwan’s culture as influenced by all those who have touched their shores, from the Japanese to the Dutch.