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Québec National Parks Day – Free Admission to Sépaq National Parks

Access to each of the 24 Sépaq national parks will be offered absolutely free of charge on Saturday, September 7 for the traditional Québec National Parks Day…. Read more »

Halloween ComicFest 2019

Halloween ComicFest is an annual event where participating local comic shops across North America celebrate the Halloween season by giving away free comics to fans. Comic shops… Read more »

50 Things to Do this Labour Day Weekend in Ontario

Celebrate the last long weekend of Summer with great food, fireworks and a plethora of harvest and fall fairs happening across Ontario!
Send off summer and get ready to welcome Fall with gusto!

Pay $3074 in Toronto and $8947 in Windsor for a $500K House: Property Tax Rates in Ontario

Zoocasa, a full-service brokerage has released an analysis of the property tax rate in 35 Ontario cities. According to the report, residents of City of Toronto pays the lowest… Read more »

The Lumineers Announce 2020 North American Tour

The Lumineers have announced a 2020 headlining North American tour of arenas and amphitheatres. The tour dates are in support of their upcoming album III out September 13 on… Read more »

Find Half a Million Dollars in Hidden Cash in These Canadian Cities

Treasure hunt games with large amounts of cash seem to be the rage now! You probably must have heard about the treasure hunt game that had city… Read more »

Summer Music Festivals in Ontario

There’s something for everyone in the nation’s most populated province, whether it’s folk, rock, or country music, bluegrass or jazz and everything in between. There are so… Read more »

2019 Canada Day Celebrations in Ottawa to feature Brett Kissel, Strumbellas, and Coeur de Pirate

2019 Canada Day Celebrations will be spread across two days this year and will feature 15 minute fireworks display. Famous performers performing on the weekend include: Brett… Read more »

Things to Do in Ottawa in June

Events, Activities, and Festivals happening in Ottawa during the month of June 2019.

Summer Festivals in Ottawa

Here is a list of summer festivals in Ottawa to have a fun filled stay-cation in Ottawa! Canada Day Weekend in and around Ottawa 2019 Summer Festivals… Read more »

Victoria Day Weekend Fireworks in Ontario

If you want to celebrate the unofficial start of the summer with fireworks lighting up the sky, here are 21 places to go in Ontario to enjoy Victoria Day weekend fireworks.

10 Weekend Getaways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Ontario

This Mother’s Day, why not create some lasting memories and show her how much you appreciate her with the gift of time together. Here are 10 ideas for unforgettable weekend getaways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Ontario.

New “Equality” Loonie Commemorates 50 Years of Progress in Recognizing the Rights of LGBTQ2 Canadians

Royal Canadian Mint has launched a one-dollar circulation coin commemorating 50 years of progress in recognizing the rights of LGBTQ2 Canadians. It was a 1969 Act of… Read more »

100 Adventures in Ontario Provincial Parks

From climbing on a “sleeping giant” to walking the world’s longest freshwater beach and howling with the wolfs, here are 100 best adventures in Ontario’s Provincial Parks.

5 Easter Weekend Getaways in Ontario

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for this Easter Weekend in Ontario. 1. Easter Weekend Family Getaway in Kawarthas Escape the city… Read more »

Get Pizzas for $4.20 on 420 Day Across Canada From Pizza Pizza

You can get a small cheese or pepperoni pizza for $4.20 at Pizza Pizza locations across Canada this Saturday on April 20, or 4:20 day. A small… Read more »

Driftwood Cove at Bruce Peninsula

Parks Canada has opened a new place to explore in Bruce Peninsula National Park — Driftwood Cove. Driftwood Cove represents 9 per cent of the park’s lands… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of April

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for the second weekend of April in Ontario.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of April

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for first weekend of April in Ontario: Weekend of April 5 to 7.

Fun Things To Do In Ontario During Spring

From duck races to walleye fishing, festivals celebrating spring migration and blossom, here are 40+ must ways to celebrate spring in Ontario.

See two of Stratford Festival’s ‘jaw-dropping’ productions in Cineplex theatres this spring

Two plays from the past seasons of internationally renowned repertory theatre festival that runs from April to October in Stratford, Ontario will be presented on screens across Canada… Read more »

2019 Top 100 Festivals & Events in Ontario

The list of 2019 top 100 festivals and events in Ontario – awarded by Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO).

Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max8s

Canada has decided to ground all Boeing 737 Max8s from taking off, landing or flying over Canadian airspace . The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, issued… Read more »

Ottawa’s RBC Bluesfest Announces 2019 Lineup

Billed as “one of the top-ten festivals” in the world by Billboard Magazine, RBC Bluesfest taking place from July 4 to 14, 2019 at LeBreton Flats Park,… Read more »