You will never ask “What is happening north of Toronto (and in central and northern Ontario) this weekend”? again! Use our events calendar to find thing to do like a fun event, festival or happening for you, you and your partner or you and your family! Whether you like to lay-low and chill or get your rush from adrenaline pumping activities and experiences – the calendar has events for every one, in every season from the Bruce Peninsula to the Ottawa Valley!

Depending on your drive, you’ll find action anywhere from 1 hour away from Toronto to 5. Our events are not limited to highways 400 and 11 either. These are just the first two highway suggestions to travel north and find adventure in Ontario.

Also see Featured Weekend Events

Want to get your festival or event listed on the Ontario Travel North site? Please send your listing and details for consideration to Events and Festivals North of Toronto

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Maple Cycle

May 6 - May 27

Ontario's Lake Country Tap into Maple

The Coldwater Course is perfect for those riders looking for rolling terrain, challenging climbs, with plenty of maple infused stops along the way. Start your morning off by parking at Coldwater Canadiana Museum, check in to let them know you are beginning your ride and will be back to enjoy a delicious brunch or maple treat. Begin your route through beautiful downtown Coldwater. Continue on your ride to the Orillia Fairgrounds Farmers’ Market. Enjoy the atmosphere of the market, multiple vendors will be available. On your return trip you will pass by Hewitt’s Farm Market and Bakery, stop here for a refreshment and some maple granola.
Make sure to download your coupon on to receive special treats and discounts. Then head back, you have worked up an appetite, to enjoy a delicious meal prepared at the Coldwater Canadiana Museum. Explore the grounds, learn about the history and enjoy a maple inspired brunch. For more information visit!

Click HERE to download the route map


May 6
May 27
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Ontario’s Lake Country
Peter Street South
Orillia, ON Canada

Featured Ontario Festivals North of Toronto

Each month we feature picks for events and festivals on our Travel North of Toronto Blog.  Long holiday weekend links can be found at special Featured Holiday Dates. If you are having trouble finding the event you are looking for, try searching the Ontario resort destinations and travel associations page for the geographic destination that is most familiar to you.  Visitors may also visit the Ontario section Ontario Travel A-Z member section or resorts, attractions, inns, hotels, lodges and B&B’s.

Thu 19


October 19 @ 7:00 pm - October 22 @ 10:00 pm
Discovery Harbour
Penetanguishene ON
Thu 26


October 26 @ 7:00 pm - October 29 @ 10:00 pm
Discovery Harbour
Penetanguishene ON
Nov 23

First Light

November 23 @ 5:30 pm - November 25 @ 9:00 pm
Nov 30

First Light

November 30 @ 5:30 pm - December 2 @ 9:00 pm
Dec 07

First Light

December 7 @ 5:30 pm - December 9 @ 9:00 pm