Easter Weekend

Enjoy a long weekend in Toronto! Check out these events and attractions for a memorable getaway.

Browse our family-friendly hotel packages to find the accommodations that are perfect for you. Discover events and attractions (and some early booking bonuses). New packages and offers are available all the time so you never know what you’re going to find until you look!


Special Events

 

Easter Eggstravaganza at Centreville

April 18 – 20, 2014 (11am – 5pm).
Join Beasley Bear and the Easter Bunny at Centreville Amusement Park and Far Enough Farm for Toronto’s largest Easter egg hunt! This egg-citing pre-season event features rides, games, music, face painting, bouncing castles, TWO awesome egg-collecting events (The Hunt and The Scramble) and more!

 

The Port Credit Easter Fair

April 18 – 20, 2014 (11am – 9pm).
At the scenic Port Credit Lighthouse, enjoy (free!) photos with the Easter Bunny, carnival rides, face painting and children’s activities & performers.

 

Easter Brunch at Casa Loma

April 20, 2014.
Enjoy Easter brunch in the beautiful Conservatory. Seating at 11:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Reservations are required and can be made through Casa Loma at 416.923.1171.

 

Crocs™ at the Toronto Zoo

Friday April 18, 2014 (9:30am – 5pm).
This Good Friday at the Toronto Zoo, Crocs™ is taking over, challenging visitors to go searching through the park to see how many Croc eggs they can find. Join Duke, the friendly Crocs™ mascot, on a search for all kinds of our furry, scaly and feathery friends’ eggs!

 

Toronto Beaches Lions Easter Parade

April 20, 2014 at 2pm.
Parade begins on Queen Street at Munro Park and heads west along Queen Street (ending at Woodbine Avenue).

 

Fantasy Fair at Woodbine Shopping Centre

April 19 -20, 2014 (check site for specific show times and dates).
Have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny, catch up with the Lollipop Princess (don’t forget your free lollipop!) and meet Alex from Madagascar.

 

Easter Flower Show at Allen Gardens Conservatory

Masses of different hydrangeas, Easter lilies and bulbs are in full bloom beginning Palm Sunday. The show runs for 3-4 weeks, ending after Easter.

 

Easter Traditions at Colborne Lodge

April 20, 2014 (last tour at 3:15pm).
Families are invited to tour the museum and spot the eggs hidden in the restored rooms. Kids can dye their own eggs using natural dyes.

 

Toronto Mendelssohn Choir: Sacred Music for a Sacred Space

Friday April 18, 2014, (Good Friday) at 7:30 pm at St. Paul’s Basilica.
The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir returns to the beautiful setting of St. Paul’s Basilica for its annual Good Friday concert. Experience the glorious sound of organ and choir in this concert of works by renowned 20th century French organists, Maurice Duruflé and Louis Vierne.


Holiday Hours for Family-Friendly Attractions

Art Gallery of Ontario – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Casa Loma – Open 9:30am-5pm Good Friday, Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

CN Tower – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Eaton Centre – Open 10am-6pm Good Friday; 12-5pm Easter Sunday.

Hockey Hall of Fame – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Ontario Science Centre – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Royal Ontario Museum – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

TIFF Kids International Film Festival at TIFF Bell Lightbox – Open Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.