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Top Things to Do in Ontario: Road Trips, Getaways, Festivals, Places to visit & more!

UPCOMING FESTIVALS IN ONTARIO

All festivals through June might be cancelled (the following listings are not accurate due to COVID-19)

16 Apr

Various Venues, Downtown Guelph

April 16, 2020 To April 19, 2020

Varies

Kazoo! Fest will transform downtown Guelph into a hotbed of underground music and art for five action-packed days. Over five action-packed days in Guelph, Ontario, Kazoo! Fest ...  »

23 Apr

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 82 Kent Street, Ottawa

April 23, 2020 To April 26, 2020

613-794-9161

All daytime events are FREE! Evening concerts $20-35

The Ottawa Grassroots Festival is a unique four-day multi-disciplinary community-focused arts event that is run completely by volunteers. The festival’s core values are inclusion and participation. ...  »

25 Apr

Downtown Perth, Gore Street East, Perth

April 25, 2020

Free

The grand finale to the month-long maple celebration takes place in downtown Perth on the last Saturday of April each year. Maple products and taffy sales displays ...  »

25 Apr

Various Venues, Powassan, ON

April 25, 2020

Free & Ticketed Events

The Powassan Maple Syrup Festival is an outdoor, family friendly event held every year on the 4th Saturday in April. The event offers participants the opportunity to ...  »

30 Apr

Various Venues, Toronto, ON

April 30, 2020 To May 10, 2020

Free & Ticketed events

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival North America’s largest documentary festival, conference and market, will present its 27th annual edition from April 30 to May 10, 2020. An outstanding ...  »

06 May

LeBreton Flats Park, 1 Vimy Place, Ottawa

May 6, 2020 To May 10, 2020

613.241.0999

13$-20$

The Ottawa Children’s Festival de la jeunesse 35th anniversary takes place May 6-10, 2020 at LeBreton Flats Park. OCF is an annual cultural celebration of the best ...  »

22 May

Guelph Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan St, Guelph

May 22, 2020 To June 12, 2020

$40 to $160

Lineup: Festival Trio (Sadie Fields: violin, Paul Pulford: cello, Ken Gee: piano), Bénédicte Lauzière (violin) with Ken Gee piano, Rolston String Quartet, Robert Silverman (...  »

23 May

Creemore Springs Brewery,139 Mill Street, Creemore

May 23, 2020

7054662240

Free

A non-competitive cycling event on gravel and non-gravel roads through some of the most scenic areas in Creemore. Cycling, comradery, local food & drink, live Music & ...  »

30 May

RBC Echo Beach, 909 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto

May 30, 2020

$39.50 +fees.

A true celebration of CBC! CBC Music Festival is returning for its eighth year, and Toronto synth-rock band Metric will be headlining the event’s main stage. ...  »

12 Jun

Bingemans, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener

June 12, 2020 To June 14, 2020

$119 to $199

2020 Ever After Music Festival Lineup: REZZ, ZEDS DEAD, SLANDER b2b Subtronics (world debut) + many more!  »

12 Jun

Sugar Beach, 11 Dockside Dr, Toronto

June 12, 2020 To June 13, 2020

$21 to $35

Toronto’s first outdoor wine and spirit festival, is celebrating twelve years of bringing you some of the best wine, spirits, beer, cider, cocktails, food and live ...  »

13 Jun

Downsview Park, 35 Carl Hall Road, Toronto

June 13, 2020 To June 14, 2020

4162494000

$0 - $8

Toronto’s fourth annual Foodalicious Food Festival takes over Downsview Park. Enjoy great food, live music and attractions from some of Toronto’s top local vendors and ...  »

GETAWAYS IN ONTARIO

Lavender Farms for a Day Trip

Lavender Farms in Ontario for a Day Trip

Summer brings warm sunny days and lavender blooms! So hit the road to enjoy a calming, meditative walks amongst these purple flowers. Do yoga, propose, get married, or stay at some these farms, though not necessarily in this order! ...
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OUTDOOR ADVENTURES IN ONTARIO

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SUMMER IN ONTARIO

25 Outdoor Adventures in and around Kingston

25 Outdoor Adventures in and around Kingston

Surrounded by areas famous for their stunning nature, Kingston is the ideal location for the beginning of an outdoor adventure. With summer approaching us soon, it’s about time to take advantage of Ontario’s many scenic activities, whether it be more thrilling and adventurous, or simply just a peaceful picnic by ...
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Upcoming Events in Ontario

#StayAtHome STEAM Bingo

#StayAtHome STEAM Bingo

If you’re hanging out at home wondering what to do… look no further. It’s time for STEAM BINGO! This “STEAM” ...

Upcoming Festivals in Ontario

CBCMusic.ca Festival

CBCMusic.ca Festival

A true celebration of CBC! CBC Music Festival is returning for its eighth year, and Toronto synth-rock band Metric will be ...

This Weekend

Toronto Will Fine You $5,000 If You Don't Social Distance

Toronto Will Fine You $5,000 If You Don’t Social Distance

Mayor Tory has signed an emergency order regulating physical distancing in City of Toronto parks and public squares. This emergency ...

ONTARIO ROAD TRIPS & ITINERARIES




Trip to Toronto: Optional 1, 2, 3, 4 Day Toronto Itinerary

Trip to Toronto: Optional 1, 2, 3, 4 Day Toronto Itinerary

Toronto is a dynamic, multi-cultural metropolis with no shortage of things to see and do. The city’s events and festivals draw people from all over the world and the perennial attractions are sure to be on most traveler’s bucket list. Between film festivals, culinary events, major sporting events, live music ...
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ONTARIO FOR FOODIES

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25 Things to Do in Timmins and Cochrane

25 Things to Do in Timmins and Cochrane

Nestled into the heart of the beautiful and rugged Northern Ontario, Timmins and Cochrane both offer a ton of different things to do. You can stay right in Timmins and enjoy an action-packed adventure, or you can choose to make your getaway a little more remote and enjoy one of ...
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10 Things to Do at Fairbanks Provincial Park

10 Things to Do at Fairbanks Provincial Park

Featuring a spring fed lake, sandy beaches, great fishing and lots of fun; it is no wonder that Fairbank Provincial Park has become a hotspot for families and couples alike. With lots to do and lots to see, there is a little something for everyone in this Northern paradise. Photography ...
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50 Things to Do this Labour Day Weekend in Ontario

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! ...
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Victoria Day Weekend Fireworks in Ontario

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 ...
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10 Spa Getaways in Ontario

10 Spa Getaways in Ontario

A nearby spa getaway is the perfect way to unwind and enjoy a day away from the buzzing day to day life. Luckily, several relaxing spas are dotted around the area reflect the diversity of the province of Ontario. Whether you’re looking for a boutique luxury experience, a place for ...
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25 of the Best Things to Do in Parry Sound

25 of the Best Things to Do in Parry Sound

Parry Sound is one of those gorgeous cities that is a real pleasure to visit in itself, but the surrounding area? Wow. Parry Sound is nestled into some of the most gorgeous countryside in the entire province. The area is knock your socks off amazing. The area has enough rugged ...
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Winter Festivals in Ontario

Winter Festivals in Ontario

Explore interactive ice displays, enjoy snow tubing, maple taffy, horse-drawn wagon rides, taste Ice wines and more! ...
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5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of April

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 ...
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Horseshoefalls

A Concise Guide to Planning a Trip to Niagara Falls, Canada

A Concise Guide to Planning a Trip to Niagara Falls,Canada - A trip guide for a first time visitor. Contents: 1. What is Niagara Falls? 2. Where is Niagara Falls located? 3. How to get to Niagara Falls, Canada? 4. When is the best time to visit Niagara Falls? 5 ...
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25 Top Things to Do in Thunder Bay

25 Top Things to Do in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay is the perfect city for getaways, escapes, and adventure. Whether you want to experience some of the culture, see some of the tourist hot spots, sample some of the tasty local delights, learn about the history of the area, do some shopping and treasure hunting, or immerse yourself ...
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