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City Scene

Join stars and filmmakers at a movie’s first screening during the Toronto International Film Festival. Bring your cowboy boots to the Royal Agriculture Winter Fair in November when a little bit of country comes to the city. Become a wine connoisseur at the Niagara Wine Festival.

Admire the work of the Masters at the Art Gallery of Ontario, then find new and inspiring local artists in West Queen West’s galleries or at one of Hamilton’s Art in Public Places locations.

Ontario is exploding with independent microbreweries creating fantastic new brews.  Some Toronto favourites include Amsterdam Brewhouse, Granite Brewery, Indie Alehouse and Bellwoods Brewery. Read more about craft breweries and events in Toronto here . Explore Ottawa’s vibrant micro-brewery scene with Brew Donkey Tours or if you’re more of a foodie, let C’est Bon show you around on a gourmet food tour.

Culinary creativity extends beyond the traditional kitchen, sample Toronto’s local food truck menus or take a cooking class at Le Cordon Bleu in Ottawa. 

Discover your own personal oasis in one of Ontario’s many city parks and urban green spaces. Visit Major’s Hill Park for great views of the Rideau Canal locks, the Ottawa River and the Parliament Buildings, or for major special events like Canada Day celebrations. Explore 53 kilometres of gorgeous scenery along the Niagara River Recreation Trail on foot or on bike. Take a short ferry ride to the Toronto Islands, where you can stop for a picnic, rent canoes, paddleboats or bikes and enjoy the fresh lake air. 

Glasses of beer


Embark on an epic beer adventure as you tour historic breweries and taste some of the finest crafted beers around, including a honey brewed beer.

Costumed tour guide


Unique historical walking tours of Ottawa, Kingston and Toronto.  Your guide, will share ghostly tales and haunting stories.