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Learn more about things to do, places to go and where to eat while staying in Toronto!

April 2017 Events in Toronto

 
Spring has arrived, and with it comes a crop of new must-see events in Toronto.  Read More


Toronto Eaton Centre Shopping Mall and Tourist Attraction

 
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This Weekend: Things to Do in Toronto

 
March Break gets underway this weekend and there’s no shortage of family events in Toronto.  Read More


March Break 2017 Activities in Toronto

 
If you are looking for fun activities for the whole family to enjoy this March Break in the Greater Toronto Area, we have got a list of some of the most popular events and attractions.  Read More


Must-See March Events in Toronto

 
Spring is right around the corner, and Toronto is gearing up for it! Here are some of the city's must-see events.  Read More


St. Lawrence Market – A Piece of Toronto's History

 
Over 120 specialty merchants await you at Toronto’s premier market. St. Lawrence Market is a place where the authenticity of truly great food and shopkeepers who care reign above all else.  Read More


TORONTO’S FAMILY FUN FEST TAKES OVER DOWNSVIEW PARK FAMILY DAY WEEKEND

 
Family Fun Fest features an indoor amusement park with over 30 rides, activities and attractions including Kiddie Rides, Jumping Castles, Giant Slides, Interactive Games, Fun Foods, Arcade and Carnival Games. Strolling entertainers also make appearances daily.  Read More


Valentine’s Day Events in Toronto 2017

 
Here is a short list of ideas to celebrate 2017 Valentine’s Day in Toronto with your special someone.  Read More


10 Free Things to Do in Toronto this February

 
Free things to do in Toronto this February are a thrilling mix of cozy indoor and brave outdoor events.  Read More


Winterlicious Takes a Bite Out of Toronto

 
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Top 20 toboggan hills in Toronto by neighbourhood

 
Toboggan hills can be found in most Toronto neighbourhoods. Whether you're after speed, city views or a relaxing ride, this list will be a good starting point to help you find what you're looking for.  Read More


January 2017 Events in Toronto

 
Find out what’s happening in Toronto during the month of January 2017.  Read More


The Royal Ontario Museum One of the Country’s Premier Cultural & Social Destinations

 
The Royal Ontario Museum was formally created by the signing of the ROM Act in the Ontario Legislature on April 16, 1912. When the Duke of Connaught, then Governor-General of Canada, opened the new building to the public at 3:00 pm on March 19, 1914, it instantly became an object of pride for Toronto.  Read More


New Years Eve 2017 Parties in Toronto

 
There is no shortage of parties happening in the Big Smoke to help ring in the new year. Here are just a few.  Read More


Toy Stores in Scarborough

 
Here are some of the toy stores you can find in the Scarborough area of Toronto  Read More


2016 Holiday Events in Toronto

 
There are lots of new and old traditions around the holidays in Toronto. Here is a list of some of our favourites to check out.  Read More


Where to See Santa in Toronto This Holiday Season

 
Here is a roundup of favourite neighbourhood parades, mall Santas and more as recommended by the momstown community.  Read More


Toronto Toy Drives Help Share the Magic of Christmas

 
The Greater Toronto Area has several big toy drives run by reputable organizations that help to ensure that every child has the opportunity to receive a gift during the holiday season.  Read More


Enjoy the Magic of the Season at Toronto's Distillery District Christmas Market

 
Toronto’s Distillery District Christmas Market celebrates the romance and magic of a traditional Christmas in true Dickens fashion, with all the heritage and charm of the original Christmas markets in Germany.  Read More


Toronto’s Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks Provide Fresh Winter Fun

 
If you enjoy getting outside during the winter season to get some exercise, have fun with friends, and take in the crisp fresh air and snow-covered scenery, outdoor ice skating is a great way to check all of those boxes.  Read More


Where to Find Special Occasion Cards and Stationary in Downtown Toronto

 
These specialty card and stationery stores in downtown Toronto can help you find the perfect card for the occasion.  Read More


Best Places to Buy Cheese in Uptown Toronto

 
While some grocers, like Loblaws, have upped their game in terms of providing variety and quantities of cheese, the best place to get cheese is still a specialist cheese shop. Find out where to get cheese in uptown Toronto.  Read More


Halloween Events for All Ages in Toronto

 
Although Halloween falls on the 31st of October each year, there are spooktacular celebrations and fright-filled festivities happening all month long around the city.  Read More


Find Orchards for Apple Picking Near Toronto

 
Enjoy a fall outing, pick fresh fruit and vegetables and shop at country markets at one of these Greater Toronto Area farms orchards.  Read More


The Best Bakeries in Toronto

 
We recommend picking up your Thanksgiving pumpkin pie (or perhaps you prefer apple) at one of these Toronto bakeries. Don’t forget to order ahead for holidays.  Read More


Six Toronto Restaurants in the Running for EnRoute’s Best New Restaurant 2016

 
Among the 35 contenders from across the country are six notables from Toronto; demonstrating that Toronto’s food scene is still alive and worthy of both national and international attention.  Read More


Challenge Your Coordination and Endurance on One of Toronto’s Squash Courts

 
The squash season gears up in earnest around November, but it is a sport that can be played year round. Here are squash courts around the Greater Toronto Area where you can get your squash games on.  Read More


Where to Find a Cobbler in Toronto

 
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Ripley’s Aquarium Home to North America’s Longest Underwater Viewing Tunnel

 
If you are looking for something fun to do with the whole family in downtown Toronto, bring them to Ripley’s Aquarium.  Read More


What To Do Labour Day 2016 Weekend in Toronto

 
Check out some of the events happening Labour Day weekend 2016 in Toronto.  Read More


Find a Dry Cleaner in Midtown Toronto

 
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Byblos Restaurant Perfects Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Shared Plates

 
Another brainchild of industry wonder duo Charles Khabouth and Hanif Harji, the menu is again centred around small, shared plates, similar to the duos other hot spot Patria.  Read More


Toronto Distillery District City’s Premiere Destination for Arts, Culture and Entertainment

 
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Winterlicious 2017

 
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Where to Buy Men’s Suits in Midtown Toronto

 
Toronto has several major department stores and retailers that specialize in men’s wear.  Read More


Where to Rent a Car in Scarborough

 
Finding a place to rent a car that meets all of your needs and your budget can be tricky.  Read More


Historic High Park Toronto's Largest Park

 
Historic High Park, Toronto’s largest park, is 161 hectares stretching from Bloor Street at the Northern edge to the Queensway in the South, and from Parkside Drive at the Eastern edge to Ellis Street in the West.  Read More


Find a Self Serve Car Wash in Midtown Toronto

 
Midtown Toronto has several with multiple bays so that you can conveniently wash your car by hand and vacuum the interior to ensure that your car is spotless and scratch free every time.  Read More


Scarborough’s Rouge River Untouched by Development

 
The 250 km-long Rouge River flows from the Oak Ridges Moraine in Richmond Hill to Lake Ontario in Scarborough, at Toronto’s eastern border with Pickering.  Read More


Best picnic spots in Toronto

 
These are some of the best picnic spots in Toronto.  Read More


Greater Toronto Area Water Parks Make a Splash

 
One great way to keep them happy and cool this summer is at one of the Greater Toronto Area water parks.  Read More


Find Cool Gifts for Dad in Toronto

 
We have some cool ideas on gifts for dad from some of our favourite men’s retailers in Toronto.  Read More


Best Patios in Yorkville Toronto

 
Toronto’s Yorkville neighbourhood is the perfect place to hit a patio in the summer, whether you are looking to cool off with a cocktail, feed your shopping-induced hunger or see and be seen by the rich and famous.  Read More


Why the Best Florists in Midtown Toronto Are So Blooming Good

 
You should consider purchasing your next floral arrangement at one of the best florists in midtown Toronto.  Read More


Free Victoria Day Weekend Activities for Kids in North York

 
Looking for cool and interesting and, more importantly, free ways to keep your kids happy and occupied over the Victoria Day Weekend?  Read More


Where to Get Good Brunch Cheap in Scarborough

 
We have saved you the trouble of searching and put together a list of places to get good brunch cheap in Scarborough.  Read More


CN Tower Edge Walk

 
The EdgeWalk is the world’s highest hands-free walk in the world at 356m/1168ft (116 storeys) above the ground.  Read More


The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) - Let's Go to The EX!

 
It is Canada’s largest fair and one of North America’s top 10 largest fairs, running for 18 days beginning on the Friday two weeks before the Labour Day weekend.  Read More


Things to do on August Long Weekend in Toronto

 
Toronto heats up for the August long weekend with a variety of outdoor events that celebrate Caribbean culture, and food on the grill.  Read More


Things to do in Toronto for Canada Day

 
Toronto’s Canada Day events are as diverse as the city’s people, from picnics to cruises, and from ball games to barbecues.  Read More


Toronto Heats Up with Summer Theatre

 
Toronto is often home to the best of the best productions in the world – everything from home-grown productions to Tony award-winning hits.  Read More


On Stage Winter 2017 in Toronto

 
Check out what’s happening on stage this winter in Toronto.  Read More