7 Fun Things To Do This Long Weekend In Toronto

May 19, 2016

Are you unsure about what to do on this upcoming, long Victoria Day weekend? Say no more! We have provided you with a list of different types of activities, festivals, and events happening in the GTA this weekend.  

Fireworks at Wonderland 

Where: Vaughan (9580 Jane St.)

When: May 22, 2016

Website: Fireworks at Wonderland

Enjoy your day at Canada’s Wonderland riding thrilling coasters, watching live entertainment, shopping, dining, and wrap your day up at 10:00PM with an amazing display of fireworks over the Wonder Mountain.  

Regular Park Admission

Victoria Day Weekend HarbourKIDS: Circus –Toronto

Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

When: May 21 – 23, 2016

Website: HarbourKIDS Circus

The comedians, the jugglers, the clowns, and the acrobats are back to Harbourfront Centre with HarbourKIDS! Be entertained all day long and take a tour around the site on the HarbourKIDS express.

Free Admission…->

Rib Fest and BBQ Bash-Toronto-Dundas Square

Where: 1 Dundas St.East

When: May 21 – 22, 2016

Website: Rib Fest and BBQ Bash

Come out and enjoy a diversity of cultured BBQ foods from all over the world, along with the best rib teams in Canada, coming together this Victoria Day Weekend at Dundas Square; if you can cook it, you can eat it!

Free Admission

Pirates and Princesses at Black Creek Pioneer Village-Toronto

Where: Black Creek Pioneer Village,  1000 Murray Ross Parkway

When: May 21 – 23, 2016

Website: Pirates and Princesses at Black Creek Pioneer Village

This is your chance to bring your favorite fairytale stories to life; stories such as Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, and many others! Explore the village, partake in and enjoy interactive celebrations along with prince and princess lessons, and many more exciting activities.

Regular Admission

Beasley Bear’s Teddy Bear Picnic-Toronto

Where: Toronto’s Centre Island

When: May 21 – 23, 2016

Website: Teddy Bear Picnic

What is the best part about going somewhere with live music, magicians, face-painting clowns, bouncing castles, animal visits from Far Enough Farms along with very special guests; all in an environment surrounded by 600 grounds of Parkland!? The fact that it is FREE! You and your favorite teddy bear are invited to Beasley Bear’s Teddy Bear Picnic from 11am-4pm for an afternoon of FREE family fun. To receive a free slice of pizza, and a free ferry ride, use the promo code “FREE”.

Free Admission to Beasley Bear’s Picnic

Rides at the amusement park will be ticketed.

Victoria Day at LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre-Vaughan

Where: 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive, Vaughan ON

When: May 23, 2016

Website: Victoria Day at LEGOLAND

LEGOLAND is celebrating Victoria Day on Monday and you are invited to join them from 10:00AM-7:00PM with the latest admission for the annual pass and general public ticket holders at 5:00PM. It is advised that you pre-purchase your ticket online for the weekend as walk-ups at the door are not guaranteed.

Regular Admission

Waterdown Arts and Music Streetfest

Where: Hamilton (Memorial Park, Waterdown)

When: May 20 – 22

Website: Waterdown Arts and Music Streetfest

The famous Waterdown Arts and Music Street festival combines 18 bands, group dances, food trucks, a family territory, bouncy castles, craft vendors, and much more!

Free Admission 

Victoria Day is an unofficial start for summer for a lot of us; start yours off with some sun and fun with your family and friends!