Open all year long, the Saturday Farmers' Market features a large assortment of fruits, vegetables, wild fish, meat, cheese, bread, eggs and more, all from local farmers and producers. Shop for locally made crafts, gifts and soaps, or grab a snack at the Local Food Court.
Hours of Operation Saturdays, May 3–November 1 8am–1pm NEW Sundays, starting June 22 10am–3pm Evergreen Brick Works 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M4W 3X8 General Inquiries Lucie Pekarek [email protected] T 416-596-1495 x495
NO FLAT CITY: Toronto's Incomparable Terrain will dispel the myth that the Toronto region is completely flat by focusing on the many unusual and unexpected characteristics of the landscape. Featuring work by Sarah Burtscher, Chloë Ellingson, Brett Gundlock, Brendan George Ko, Darren Rigo and Victoria Vitasek, the exhibition will consist of 72 large-scale photographic images, set alongside Lake Ontario at Harbourfront Centre.
June 29, 2014 - September 28, 2014 Distillery District
Name: Oh Canada! Farmer's Market Sweets Tour Price: Adults $39.82, Children $26.55 Date/Time: Every Sunday, 10am (2.5 hours approx) from June 29 - Sep 28 Venue: 28 Gristmill Lane (by the cart with the 5 barrels on them) Website: http://tastytourstoronto.com Details: Celebrate Canadian culture on Toronto's only farmer's market tour and the only tour in Canada focussed exclusively on Canadian and local sweets, taking place in the historic Distillery District. Features: - Guided tour on the history of Canadian sweets like maple syrup & ice wine - Speak with farmers and sample local produce - Enjoy several exclusive treats, including your own customized butter tart - A savoury & boozy bonus to end the tour - Discounts at select merchants - Happy times for all!
Centreville’s Amusing Race is a free, fun scavenger hunt for families that takes place on three weekends in September. The race incorporates trivia questions and “roadblocks” that send participants on an exciting journey through the park and farm.
Families are encouraged to work together to complete the challenge and to learn more about the history of Centreville and Far Enough Farm. Although the Amusing Race is a timed challenge, participants are encouraged to race at their own pace.
Complete all 10 tasks for a chance to win the Grand Prize, a 2015 staycation in Toronto for a family of four!
Canada's oldest and largest wine festival is not just for parents—it's for kids, too!
Indulge in Niagara wine and local food from top Niagara chefs while your kids enjoy their own main attraction: Niagara Inflatables Grapeland, with 12 inflatable games, giant slides, mini golf, an obstacle course, toddler bouncers, and more.
Kids may also enjoy the parades (Sept. 21 and Sept. 27), the grape stomp (Sept. 20), and a kids culinary demonstration (Sept. 20).
For the whole family: lots of food and live music.
Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe - a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this predicament.
Did you know that every September, Toronto’s monarch butterflies migrate all the way to Mexico? You don’t want to miss this enchanting evening, where we learn about these incredible pollinators. Plant a milkweed garden to bring home and release a real monarch to start its long journey south! Wednesday, September 17, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Family*: Public $30; Members $25
September 18, 2014 - September 18, 2014 12 Upjohn Rd., Unit 1 M3B 2V9
Free Community Car Seat Clinic
On average 90% of car seats are improperly installed. On Thursday, Sept. 18, in support of National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 14--20). Clek, the Canadian car seat manufacturer, will be hosting a FREE community car seat clinic in North Toronto.
The clinic will be run by a CRST (children's restraint system technician) and will include inspections and installations of infant seats through boosters.
Appointments encouraged but not required. Book by phone at 1-866-656-2462 or e-mail [email protected].
September 19, 2014 - September 19, 2014 Laser Quest Toronto East: 1980 Eglinton Ave. E
Laser Quest Toronto East’s Players’ Club presents: JR. Member’s Night. Join us for what has become one of our most popular events! Created for players 13 years old and under. Play 3 Specialty games of Laser Quest with friends and enjoy pizza and drinks on us for only $18 per player! Please call us at (416) 285-1333 to reserve your spot today!
September 19, 2014 - September 19, 2014 laser Quest Toronto East: 1980 Eglinton Ave. E
Laser Quest Toronto East’s Players’ Club presents: Member’s Night. Join us for what has become one of our most popular events! Play 6 Specialty games of Laser Quest with friends and enjoy pizza and drinks on us for only $25 per player! Please call us at (416) 285-1333 to reserve your spot today!
Our fun, family-friendly, community event will take place at Jonathon Ashbridge Park (on Woodward between Queen and Eastern). Families will enjoy many affordable activities, entertainment, refreshments and an arts-and-crafts market for all ages.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Free to attend (some costs for activities/refreshments)
This event has become an annual tradition in Richmond Hill. It gives the community the chance to come out to Crosby Park for a fun-filled day of activities, including a barbecue, music, arts and crafts and much more.
In addition, residents of all ages and abilities can enjoy the park's many exciting fully-accessible features.
Do you have a little Ariel at your house? The Lower Ossington Theatre has extended it's run of Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr., adapted especially for a young audience from Disney’s Broadway production!
In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariellongs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above! But first she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking!
Are you thinking about adopting a dog or cat in to your family?
This FREE event can help you with some of the questions you might have. Which breed? What care would they need? How much is it all going to cost?
Find all the information you need to know when you are expecting a new puppy or kitten! Experts, breeders, groomers, trainers, veterinarians and demos all FREE! Plus get to cuddle and meet adorable puppies and kittens.
Participate in the excitement of a wonderfully re-created 1860s Fall Fair, using 1860s fair categories and rules as a guideline. Public entries are welcome! Enjoy the musical and magic shows in the fairgrounds. See livestock, agricultural and dairy products, vegetables, flowers, and fine arts. Join in the old fashioned fun and games which promise to entertain the whole family.
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
This wonderful family friendly festival is included with your price of admission at the Upper Canada Village
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