Food and music festivals, a tech fair, or a ride on a historic streetcar are all a great place to take Dad this weekend in the GTA. See what’s happening for kids and families this weekend, June 15–16, 2019.
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Top Picks This Weekend
Here are our favourite things coming up for kids and families this weekend in the Greater Toronto Area.
Mississauga Halal Food Fest
MISSISSAUGA • Friday and Saturday
Bouncy castles, cricket games, a marketplace, and live entertainment add to the fun of trying so many different halal foods. Event website.
The Mississauga Waterfront Festival
MISSISSAUGA • Friday to Sunday
Live musical acts are just part of this festival. You’ll also find the SuperDogs, carnival rides, games, rock climbing, inflatables, PAW Patrol, and more. Event website.
Pickering Village Jam Fest
PICKERING • Friday to Sunday
Live music of all genres takes over the Old Kingston Road. And kids will have a chance to meet Peppa Pig! Event website.
OSHAWA • Saturday to June 22
Celebrate cultural unity as you enjoy the Father’s Day parade and concert, and the 13 pavilions of food, culture, and live shows. Event website.
The Sound of Music Festival
BURLINGTON • Saturday to June 16
The midway, family zone, and vendors market add to the downtown street fest, grande festival parade, and music ed workshops that complement all the live music to be found at this festival. Event website.
Springridge Father’s Day Weekend Food Truck Festival
MILTON • Saturday and Sunday
Kids can enjoy the farmyard and the whole family can partake in tasting the delicious food a large selection of food trucks have to offer. Event website.
CALEDON • Saturday
Cutting-edge technology with interactive demonstrations is featured at this free community event, as well as live performances, the Kids Zone, and vendors. Event website.
Father’s Day at Halton County Radial Railway
MILTON • Sunday
Dads ride the historic streetcar for free this Sunday for Father’s Day. And don’t forget to check out the museum and ice cream shop. Event website.