October

Toronto Raptors Family Tips
Toronto Raptors Family Tips and Safety Regulations

It’s finally time for our list of Toronto Raptors family tips! It’s been a long time coming, as the last game we went to before last night was in March 2020. It was the penultimate (that means second-last, kids) home game before the infamous shut-down of seemingly everything. I had
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Toronto Zoo Halloween
Toronto Zoo Halloween Events Are Back Again This Year

Enjoy spooky family-friendly fun at the Toronto Zoo! The zoo is celebrating all things Halloween this week, both at home and in person. Events include Bat Week, Virtual Halloween Silent Auction and Halloween at the Zoo. Bat Week – October 24-30 Learn more about these misunderstood and fascinating mammals virtually
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FanExpo Canada Day Out
Getting Nerdy on a Day Out as FanExpo Canada Returns

I have been married to a full-fledged nerd for over 15 years. Yet I had never been to FanExpo Canada, or any pop-culture convention or exposition, until now. Inevitably, it was our daughter’s interest in it that got us out of the house and into the throngs of thousands of
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AGO Fall Virtual Program
The AGO Fall Virtual School Program Is Back In Session!

The Art Gallery of Ontario’s Fall Virtual School Program is back, live-broadcasting every Monday to Friday over Zoom. It is FREE for parents, guardians, students and teachers, and every day brings something new and exciting. Each 30-minute live session features a discussion about an artwork, some art-making and a mindfulness
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Healthy Moms Marketplace
Healthy Moms Toronto Marketplace at Artscape Wychwood Barns

If you are interested in healthy and natural options for your family, you won’t want to miss the Healthy Moms Toronto Marketplace. Discover new products and enjoy special offers from some of your favourite natural, organic and sustainable brands. It’s all under one roof; you can drop-in whenever or stay
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The Kingsway Pumpkinfest
The Kingsway Pumpkinfest Celebrates Halloween in Etobicoke

The Kingsway is a beautiful neighbourhood along Bloor Street West in the Etobicoke area of western Toronto. This year, they’re celebrating Halloween a bit early with Pumpkinfest on Saturday, October 30. Feel free to get some extra use of your kids’ costume and dress up! Pumpkinfest Activities: Trick-or-treating along Bloor
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Pumpkin Parades Toronto
Your Guide to Pumpkin Parades in Toronto 2021

Exciting news: pumpkin parades in Toronto are back with a vengeance for 2021! If you’re not familiar with this tradition, you can extend the Halloween spirit for an extra night while getting together with your neighbours (in a outdoor, socially-distanced way) to admire each other’s jack-o-lanterns. Then at the end
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Riverside Howl-O-Ween
Riverside Howl-O-Ween is a Week-Long Free Community Party

Riverside is a vibrant east-end community centred on Queen Street East between the DVP and train tracks east of De Grassi Street. This year, they are having spooky FREE fun throughout the week leading up to Halloween at Riverside Howl-O-Ween with free treat bags and a pumpkin giveaway, spooky dance
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Little Canada Halloween
Little Canada is Getting a Little Spooky For Halloween

Be a part of something spooky at Little Canada’s first-ever Halloween event! Stop by on Halloween weekend dressed in your best costume and be ready for a unique Little Canada experience. Halloween Activities: Spooky Canadian ghost stories Supernatural scavenger hunt Chance to win a one-of-a-kind haunted house made in Little
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Brick-Or-Treat Legoland
Go Brick-or-Treating at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre!

Brick-or-Treat at LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in Vaughan Mills is a Halloween event built for families. Kids can create LEGO-tastic Halloween-themed creations, join a costume party, have snacks and bring home some special LEGO® treats! Brick-or-Treat Activities: Brick-Or-Treating: Collect free LEGO® pieces to take home Pumpkin Patch: Build your own LEGO-tastic
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