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June

Ice Cream Gelato Shops
The Best Ice Cream and Gelato Shops in Toronto

Nothing satisfies on a hot summer day than a nice ice cream or gelato treat! Let’s face it: every parent has bribed their cranky child with an ice cream cone at the end of a long day. So it might as well be from a local store serving quality goods,
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Outdoor Movies
Catch Outdoor Movies in Toronto This Summer

Catching a summer blockbuster in an indoor theatre is nice (especially when there’s AC) but it’s extra special to spend a lovely evening on a blanket at a park (or even in a boat!) to see one of these Outdoor Movies in Toronto this summer. Grab your popcorn and get
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Toronto Beaches
Guide to Swimming Beaches in Toronto

Summer is here and the Toronto swimming beaches are open! Did you know that Toronto beaches are regularly listed on Blue Flag‘s list for environmental standards? However, it’s still a good idea to check the beach water quality rating before you head out. So, take a dip in our Guide
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Toronto Railway Museum Algonquin
Toronto Railway Museum Algonquin Park Lecture

Take a trip up north with the Toronto Railway Museum at their free online lecture, “Algonquin Park and the Railways”. Roderick MacKay, a historian of Algonquin Provincial Park, will use mainly archival images to provide an overview of some aspects of Park history as influenced by proposed and constructed railways,
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Toronto Outdoor Pools
Guide to Toronto’s Best Public Outdoor Pools

Summertime is fleeting in Toronto and, although the city has beautiful Lake Ontario beaches, the water is cold even during a heat wave. Instead, locals turn to the plentiful public neighbourhood pools run by the City of Toronto. There are 58 spread all over the megacity — you can see
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Summer Festival Guide
Summer Festival Guide for Toronto and the GTA

Toronto loves warm weather and getting out into it at a festival. Some are indoors but many more are outdoors! It seems like you can find a festival for any style: intellectual, artistic, sporty and hungry! So, try out a bunch in our Summer Festival Guide for Toronto and the
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TD Salsa Toronto Festival
TD Salsa in Toronto Festival Dances into Summer

TD Salsa in Toronto Festival is Canada’s #1 Latino-themed cultural celebration!  It features a series of city-wide events throughout June and July that celebrate the Latino culture through music, dance, art and authentic cuisine. The festivities feature Latin dance and art exhibitions, concerts, salsa dance parties, and a cultural parade. The
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Taste of Little Italy
Taste of Little Italy Takes Over College Street

Taste of Little Italy is back this year after a two-year hiatus, transforming the heart of Little Italy into a bustling street festival. Enjoy live music on multiple street corners and on the main stage, extended patios, multicultural vendors, amazing food, and carnival rides. Plus, new this year is a
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Father's Day Event Guide
Father’s Day Event Guide in Toronto and the GTA

Dads are awesome! Beyond the stereotypical ideas of guys standing around barbecuing and drinking beer, these VIPs have interests that run the gamut. So, why not show your father (or father figure!) how much you care with an interesting outing instead of just buying them a tie? (But don’t worry
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Toronto Comic Arts Festival
Toronto Comic Arts Festival Draws a Crowd

Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) is an annual event showcasing the greatest in Canadian and International comic books and their creators. The festival includes discussions with authors and draw-along workshops, along with kids programming at the Beeton Auditorium Kids Zone. Kids Programming includes: Illustrating a Picture Book with Anoosha Syed
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