Posted 10.18.17 @ 0:0
Just because summer is over does not mean that the days of having fun with your kids has to end with it! Fall in Ontario comes with many warm sunny weekends to spend with your kids and enjoying being with them. Below are some fun activities that you can experience with your kids while its fall in Ontario.
Visit a Local Museum
Ontario has some historical museums that older kids may enjoy. It also has national museums, kids specialty museums, and even seasonal ones. Try this when the day is a bit downcast.
Try Mini Golf
You’ll be surprised at how good kids can be when things are downsized to their size. You might even discover that your child is a golfing prodigy!
Attend a salmon festival or see a salmon run. Your kids might also think that its fun to learn how to fish. Don’t underestimate their curiosity for learning new skills and enjoying a new experience.
See A Pumpkin Patch
Visiting a pumpkin patch would be perfect for families with small children. There are lots of opportunities to create good memories and snap a ton of cute photos to show to grandparents and friends.
Try Apple Picking
There are farms in Ontario that will let you pick apples and charge you at a per bushel or per bucket rate. Price is cheap but the fun memories you’ll come home with is priceless! (And you get to keep the apples).
Take a Themed Train Ride
Do you know that heritage or antique trains in Ontario offer colour train rides and themed train rides in fall? Be sure to book early to not miss this seasonal wonder!
Schedule A Trip To The Park or The Beach
Ontario has plenty of parks where you can hike, enjoy the beautiful scenery, or just go for a walk. The beach offers fun activities like playing beach volleyball or building sand castles. This is best reserved for a sunny weekend!
Visit the Zoo
There are some notable zoos and petting farms in Ontario, especially in and around Toronto. A petting farm might be enjoyed by younger children while school age kids may love to see the more exotic animals at a traditional zoo.
Challenge Your Kids With A Corn Maze
School age kids and pre-teens will have a great time exploring a corn maze, some of which can be as huge as 20 acres! Definitely an exciting time to spend a day!
Go to a Fall Fair
Many fairs are scheduled to take place in the province for fall, with most celebrating agriculture and the fall harvest. The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto is one that you shouldn’t miss.
See? Fall in Ontario can be as fun as the summer! The vacation days might be over but there’s a lot to look forward to that your kids will love!
Looking for a kid-friendly community in Ontario? Move-in this fall to Oakville! The various Oakville neighbourhoods have spaces and amenities that kids (and kids at heart) will surely enjoy. Contact us for help scouting some beautiful Oakville homes.