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.
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It’s a dining & shopping tour de force Sunday through Thursday! Find $25 dining, shopping & Spa offers at dozens of locations throughout the Village.Find out more »
Thousands of twinkling lights, festive storefronts and family-friendly entertainment make the perfect backdrop for holiday celebrations and shopping. Fireworks every Saturday night, horse and wagon rides, Santa, music and family activities.Find out more »
Ontario's largest Rail Jam! $1,500 cash on the line and tons of prizes from Rockstar, Ride, K2, Line, Full Tilt, YES, Now, Jones & POW.Find out more »
The 22nd annual Martin Luther King Ski weekend returns to Blue Mountain Village with on and off-hill celebrations, themed activities, comedy shows and après ski parties.Find out more »
Celebrate the magic of winter with everything Blue has to offer on snow and ice! When night falls the Village glows with groove dancing, torch light parade, and fireworks over the mountain.Find out more »
A Canadian Ranking List event for snowboarders featuring a creative line of jumps, rails and other features. Tons of prizes and CA$H for Outlaw divisions.Find out more »
Ontario’s largest female only ride day for both skiers and snowboarders open to all levels of women and girls 6+, sponsored by Roxy. All proceeds benefit the Sarah Burke Foundation.Find out more »
Experience the Apple Pie Trail winter culinary event with an exclusive evening in fire-lit cabins and moonlit snowshoe trails. Participation is limited.Find out more »
Gather the family for a weekend of active adventure and entertainment. Head off on a scavenger hunt, get moving with our groove dancing, take in a fireworks show and so much more!Find out more »
Need a break from the books? Hit the trails and take advantage of the discounted day/night lift tickets, Village DJ party and dig into Après Specials at participating resort locations.Find out more »
New this year, the 24 hour skier/snowboarder fundraising event features a challenging relay race for teams of 6-12 adults –in support of Special Olympics Ontario and G&M Hospital Foundation. Sign up at 24hbluemtn.caFind out more »
Grab your girlfriends and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Ladies Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and include snowshoe hike, skate rentals, NEW mountaintop skating loop, ridge-runner ride, continental breakfast, fun races, games, prizes, spa specials and après parties!Find out more »
Grab your boys and head to Blue for the inaugural Coors Light Men’s Day! Packages available for day only, overnight or pass holders and include snowshoe hike, skate rentals, NEW mountaintop skating loop, ridge-runner ride, continental breakfast, fun races, games, prizes, spa specials and après parties!Find out more »
Get ready for days filled with adventure and fun on and off the slopes! March Break is family time at Blue Mountain with activities, live music, interactive performances, fireworks and more!Find out more »
Join in Blue Mountain Village’s celebration of diversity on and off the mountain with entertainment, family-friendly activities, parties and après all weekend long.Find out more »
Bring the kids for the annual Village Easter Egg Hunt, horse and wagon rides and family activities. Check out the end of season meltdown party and Pond Skim March 31.Find out more »
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.