Food and Drink

Food Drink Category

Food and Drink always brings families together and so do these delicious events in Toronto and the GTA!

Easter Treats
Where to Buy Easter Chocolates and Treats in Toronto and the GTA

Give your little bunnies an extra-special treat this Easter! With help from local bakeries and chocolatiers offering creative and delicious options, you can make their regular egg hunt the yummiest yet. Take a bite out of our list of the best spots to buy Easter Chocolates and Treats in Toronto
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Maple Festivals Ontario
Guide to Maple Syrup Events and Festivals in the GTA and Southern Ontario

Here in Ontario, we really, really love our maple syrup. Regular table syrup just doesn’t cut it around these parts! So, head to the forest for special events where us sweet-tooths can seek out that “liquid gold”. Celebrate with our Guide to Maple Syrup Events and Festivals in the GTA
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Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association: Ontario Maple Weekend

Come enjoy the sweetest time of the year at the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association’s annual Ontario Maple Weekend by participating maple producers across Ontario. Explore how maple products are made from tree to table, and participate in events including eating taffy on snow, pancake breakfasts, sugarbush trails, sugar-making demonstrations,
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Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA): Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival

Enjoy a sticky and sweet family day at the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority’s annual Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival, in two TRCA locations: Kortright Centre for Conservation in Woodbridge and Bruce’s Mill Conservation Park in Whitchurch-Stouffville. Watch demonstrations and participate in activities for the whole family, and of course, there
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Taste of the Middle East: Winter Festival 2024

The Taste of the Middle East Winter Festival transforms the Mississauga Convention Centre into a space that lets visitors immerse themselves in the many vibrant traditions of the Middle East, through food, art, and decor. The festival also includes live performances, where the stage will light up with talent, from
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Sugar Shack TO

Head to Sugar Beach for Sugar Shack TO to feast on some fresh maple taffy and maple-infused comfort food, like delicious Redpath sugar cookies. The event is free to enter and also includes interactive activities, demonstrations and giveaways, a winter circus lumberjack show, Billy Bishop Airport warming station with bonfires,
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Birthday Freebies
It’s Your Special Day! Our Guide to Birthday Freebies in Toronto and the GTA

Happy Birthday!! Especially in today’s economy, everyone could use a little treat now and then, am I right? So why not make it special extra by having that treat on your birthday?! For kids, it makes their special day feel exciting, and for parents… well, hopefully this list will make
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Elliott Tree Farm: Weekend Maple Syrup Experience

Elliott Tree Farm’s Weekend Maple Syrup Experience returns this year, opening early for Family Day Weekend then continuing on weekends and March Break, right into Ontario’s famous maple season. Start with a pancake breakfast/brunch (including a gluten-free pancake option) in the Horse Barn Canteen, then take a walk on the
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Taste of Georgina

Taste of Georgina is back with a prix fixe food event that will awaken your taste buds and make you feel good about doing your part to support local businesses. Each of the participating restaurants throughout Georgina have prepared special menus at set price points that showcase their offerings and
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Winter Farmers Markets
Guide to the Best Winter Farmers Markets in Toronto and the GTA (Updated for 2023-24 Season)

Just because Summer has passed, that doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy fresh food from a farmers market! There may be less fresh produce, but there is always something interesting and delicious on offer. Look out for baked goods, maple syrup, chocolate, dairy products, meats, beer and wine, prepared foods,
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