Phew, Christmas is in the books for another year and now it’s time to look forward to a new year with new beginnings. Most kids are off school this week, so the next challenge is how to occupy their time while keeping your sanity intact! Well, there’s no need to worry because we’ve got plenty of ideas in our December 30-January 2 guide to Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend…

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Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend

1. Family-Friendly Ways To Celebrate New Years in Toronto and the GTA
In-person events are back so raise your glass and check out our list of family-friendly ways to celebrate New Years in Toronto and the GTA.

2. Lieutenant Governor of Ontario’s New Year’s Levee
Welcome the arrival of 2023 at the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario New Year’s Levee, hosted by the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, this New Year’s Day, including local entertainment such as a magician, holiday treats, live music and fun for the whole family.

3. Royal Ontario Museum’s ROM for the Holidays
This holiday season, the Royal Ontario Museum hosts ROM for the Holidays, offering special daily activities and programming for all visitors.

4. Bata Shoe Museum’s Cobbler Workshop
Celebrate the holiday season at Bata Shoe Museum with their Holiday Cobbler Workshop, including shoe-themed games and crafts.

5. Fort York Holiday Family Drop-In
Celebrate the holidays at Fort York with their Holiday Family Drop-In to learn about baking, archaeology and music… all free!

6. TYT Theatre’s “The Little Circus That Could”
The Little Circus That Could is a family-friendly interactive acrobatic comedy for all ages from the “The Philip and Lucinda Dino-Show” team.

7. Winterlit: An Illuminated Walk Through the Woods
Bask in the natural beauty of Mountsberg Conservation Area this winter by taking an illuminated walk in the woods at Winterlit.

Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend — Family Fun Toronto Guides

January Event Guide for Toronto and the GTA
Check off your to-do list with this month’s major events!

Cheap and Free Winter Activities
Most areas of the GTA just got a whole bunch of snow as a Christmas present, and the kids should go out and enjoy it… as inexpensively as possible, am I right, parents?! So we have compiled a list of cheap and free activities and events in Toronto to occupy you and your family this winter.

Gift of Experiences Guide for Toronto and the GTA
Forgot to get someone a gift? Don’t worry, experiences can happen anytime! Build lasting memories with your loved ones from many of the top venues in the city with our Gift Experiences Guide.

Holiday Event Guide for Toronto and the GTA
Holiday events are still happening, so find a sleigh-full of family-friendly holiday events across the GTA.

Guide to Christmas Light Displays in the GTA
Twinkle, sparkle and shine… it’s holiday time! Enjoy the magic of the season with these Christmas Light Displays in the GTA.

Winter Farmer Markets in Toronto and the GTA
Just because it’s winter, that doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy fresh food from a farmers market! There may be less produce, but there is always something interesting and delicious on offer.

But Wait… There’s More!

Want even more ideas for Family-Friendly Events in Toronto This Weekend? For a complete listing of all the best events around Toronto, click on our Calendar and stay tuned to all the best local family events through both our Facebook and Instagram pages. Plus, we’re now on TikTok!

If you are looking for tips on how to keep your kids occupied without attending in-person events, you can find our best ideas, activities and inspiration here!

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out the form with your event details, as well as a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our events calendar.