Teens & Tweens

CNE Returns for 2022… Let’s go to The Ex!

The Canadian National Exhibition, more often called the CNE or just The Ex, has been a summer-ending tradition in Toronto since its inception in 1879! After being cancelled in 2020 and pivoting to online experiences in 2021, it’s back this year with its usual array of EXciting events! Family-Friendly Attractions
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Future of Film Showcase
Future of Film Showcase Showcases 14 Short Films

Future of Film Showcase (FOFS) returns for its ninth year this June 17-25, 2022. The hybrid festival will showcase 14 short films in person at Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto from the next generation of great Canadian filmmakers. Ticket holders can attend in person panels, workshops, screenings, and more! FOFS’ short
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Outdoor Water Parks Ontario
Guide to Outdoor Water Parks in Ontario *Updated for 2022*

Our thoughts turn to watery fun when the humidity levels rise and heat alerts pop up on our weather apps. Splash pads are great for a quick introduction, but then you can make a full day of it at an outdoor water park once the kids have become addicted. Not
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Bike Skateboard Parks Toronto
Get Moving at Bike and Skateboard Parks in Toronto

If your child or teen is ready to move beyond the sidewalk, bike and skateboard parks in Toronto offer a unique challenge! Our city 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
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Planet Fitness High School
Planet Fitness High School Summer Pass Gets Teens Off the Couch – FREE!

Got a teenager at home who just sits around on their phone all summer? Well, Planet Fitness is encouraging them to get active and healthy this summer with the Planet Fitness FREE High School Summer Pass. Starting May 16th when registration begins, teens 14-19 can work out for free all
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Clutter-Free Gift Ideas in Toronto
Clutter-Free Gift Giving Ideas in Toronto for this Festive Season

Times have changed, and so has gift giving. In our digital era, more and more people are avoiding the crowds and hassles at the mall and buying their gifts online. People are also turning away from consumerism that values the acquisition of stuff and favouring the importance and desirability of
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BMO 1st Art! Competition
BMO 1st Art! Competition Celebrates the Creativity of Art School Students

Attention creative students! The BMO 1st Art! competition celebrates the creativity of art school students from over 100 post-secondary institutions across Canada. The national winner is awarded $15,000 and the regional winners each receive $7,500. Every year, BMO Financial Group invites the deans and instructors of undergraduate-level certificate, diploma, or
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Scouts Canada Youth Sustainability Panel
Scouts Canada Hosts a Free Youth Sustainability Panel

Join Scouts Canada at their free online Youth Sustainability Panel, amplifying young voices to engage and inspire the next generation. It brings together teenage sustainability leaders with young people across Canada to explore youth leadership and sustainable action. Working collectively towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, its aim is
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Get Your Geek On at FAN EXPO Canada: LIMITED EDITION!

FAN EXPO Canada: LIMITED EDITION is about celebrating all things fandom as the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming event in Canada. The three-day pop culture convention is packed with exciting family-friendly activities and celebrities. The star-packed event includes guest appearances by: William Shatner and George Takei (Star Trek)
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The Haunting of Square Manor
The Haunting of Square Manor Scares Mississauga

The Haunting Of Square Manor is a fun socially-distanced walk-through Haunted House at Mississauga’s Square One Mall, presented by Jestr Events. Travel through the horrific Square Manor house and expect tons of scares along the way. Meet zombies, creepy clowns and ghouls and discover a cabin in the woods. You never
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