Special Events

Harbourfront Festival of Cool
Harbourfront Festival of Cool Lights Up the Lake Shore *Updated Dates*

Harbourfront Festival of Cool brings the world’s Northern cultures to Toronto’s waterfront this winter. The free festival kicks off Harbourfront Centre’s “Nordic Spotlight” exhibition continuing all year as part of the Nordic Bridges cultural initiative. This includes programming highlighting the entire Nordic region: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Åland, the Faroe Islands and Greenland.
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Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend
Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend, January 21-23

The GTA has become a winter wonderland this week! It was perfect timing for the kids to have fun playing in the snow once they finally got back to in-person classes. With all the activities possible to do outdoors now, it’s a great time to get out into it. (Or
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Ontario Staycation Trip Ideas
Ontario Staycation Trip Ideas to Use the 2022 Provincial Tax Credit

In honour of the 2022 Ontario Staycation Tax Credit, we have listed trip ideas of areas in which to discover our beautiful province! If you haven’t read all the news about this yearlong tourism incentive, check out the link to our article here. There are many websites to guide you, including
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January Event Guide
Your January Event Guide for Family-Friendly Fun in Toronto and the GTA

Cheers, it’s 2022! January is a good month for hibernating on the couch. However, when you need to get out the house, you’ll still be able to find fun indoor and outdoor events and activities around town. So, here is your January Event Guide for Family Fun in Toronto and
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Family-Friendly New Years in Toronto
Family-Friendly Ways To Celebrate New Years in Toronto

The beginning of 2022 may be looking like 2021 all over again, with Covid restrictions in place due to the Omicron variant. In-person indoor events are being postponed, but there is still fun to be had, so we have put together a list of family-friendly ways to celebrate New Years
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Cadillac-Fairview Frozen Fairways
Cadillac-Fairview Frozen Fairways Brings Winter Golf to GTA Malls

Try a Canadian twist on mini-golf with Frozen Fairways at select Cadillac-Fairview malls across the country this winter holiday. In the GTA, the locations are at CF Markville in Markham and CF Sherway Gardens in Etobicoke/Mississauga. Trade in your golf club for a hockey stick to play through nine festive
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December Event Guide
Your Guide to December Events in Toronto and the GTA

Wow, it’s already December… time flies when you’re having fun! No matter what year-end holiday you celebrate, you’ll find fun indoor and outdoor events in the GTA this month. There will be plenty of bright lights on wintery trees, sugar-plum fairies, jolly dudes in red hats, yummy food and wobbly
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Coca-Cola Holiday Truck Tour
The Coca-Cola Holiday Truck Tour Is Pulling Into Toronto

The unmistakably jolly, red and lit-up truck of the Coca-Cola Holiday Truck Tour is travelling across Canada for the first time this Christmas season. Together with The GenWell Project Partnership, Coca-Cola hopes to deliver magic and create a movement of togetherness. Santa believes that the crisis of loneliness can be
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Christmas Event Guide
Your Guide to Christmas Events in Toronto for 2021

It’s finally time for Your Guide to Christmas Events in Toronto 2021! We’ve been making our list and checking it *thrice*, so here are the top festive events happening in the GTA. There are many different types of family-friendly activities to partake in – festivals, light displays, performances, markets, food
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immersive-nutracker-winter-miracle
The Immersive Nutcracker Is A Winter Miracle For Families

My daughter and I joined other excited families this week at the preview for Lighthouse Immersive’s latest show, The Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter Miracle. It’s the first of their presentations to be directed toward a holiday audience, after producing editions based on the artworks of Vincent Van Gogh and Gustav
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