Sugar Rush Toronto is Coming to Sweeten Your Selfies

Sugar Rush is coming to Toronto from August 6 to September 6, 2021 at Square One Mall in Mississauga (Outdoor Parking Lot 6). This is an immersive open-air experience with no shortage of photo opportunities for your family and friends! A vibrant walk through 40,000 square feet of pure “Candytropolis”,
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Guide to Toronto’s Best Public Outdoor Pools 2021

Summertime is fleeting in Toronto and, although the city has beautiful Lake Ontario beaches, the water is cold even during a heat wave. So we turn to the plentiful public neighbourhood pools run by the City of Toronto. There are 58 spread all over the megacity (you can see the
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GTA Bike Skateboard Parks
Bike and Skateboard Parks in Toronto **Updated for 2021

If your child or teen is ready to move beyond the sidewalk, bike and skateboard parks offer a unique challenge! Toronto has lots of great options, both indoor and outdoor. There is something for all ages and abilities! So pack up your bike and skateboard and go enjoy some adventure,
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Toronto Fringe KidsFest
Toronto Fringe Festival KidsFest 2021

The Toronto Fringe Digital KidsFest presents a series of six shows for children and their grown-ups.  There is a $5 Membership fee for the whole festival and then Pay What You Can to shows as you go. During the 11 days of the festival (July 21-31), you can stream content
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ROMKids Virtual Workshops
ROMKids Virtual Family Workshops

The Royal Ontario Museum is thrilled to bring you family-friendly workshops virtually. From archaeology to astronomy — they have something for everyone! Spark your curiosity with an interactive conversation with ROM experts or flex your creative muscles doing fun and engaging activities. Then join other kids in their afternoon Zoom
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Toronto in Stage 3: Family-Friendly Venue Updates for Summer 2021

Now that more than 10 Million people in Ontario aged 12 and up have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination dose, including almost 80% of adults so far, public health restrictions are starting to loosen (though not disappear) and businesses in Toronto are slowly beginning to reopen. However, things will
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Canadian Stage’s Dream in High Park

Canadian Stage’s Dream in High Park program has pivoted from their regular Shakespearean series to a full array of theatrical and natural experiences for 2021. It’s set in the outdoor High Park Amphiteatre, where grassy benches have been adapted into “pods” for social distancing. There are plenty of family-friendly shows
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Canada's Wonderland Splash Works
Canada’s Wonderland is Open for the 2021 Season

Rejoice, thrill seekers – Canada’s Wonderland is back for the 2021 Season and celebrating their 40th anniversary! Visitors can enjoy thrilling rides and water slides while also staying safe in a relaxed, outdoor setting. Located in Vaughan, Canada’s Wonderland is a quick drive north of Toronto on Highway 400. The
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