Get out your pennants and foam fingers! Toronto delivers grand slams, slam dunks, hat tricks and touchdowns throughout the year.
Toronto Maple Leafs
You haven’t truly experienced what hockey’s all about until you’ve been in the stands when an original six team takes to the ice. The Maple Leafs are a Toronto tradition, a Hockey Night in Canada staple and the most beloved hockey team on the planet.
The birth of the Toronto Raptors marked the NBA’s first step beyond the borders of the U.S.A., and the team has never looked back. After a nail-biting end to the 2013/14 season that brought the city – and country – to its feet, the team has become Canada’s basketball team.
Toronto Blue Jays
See Major League Baseball at its finest in the heart of the city. Rogers Centre and its awesome retractable roof is home to our “boys of summer,” the Toronto Blue Jays. Special events such as Friday Fan Festivals and Jr. Jays Saturdays add to the excitement all season long.
Bring the family and enjoy some Ontario Hockey League action. Check out the Mississauga Steelheads at the Hershey Centre.
Get your GOOOOOAAAAALS with the Toronto FC. This Major League Soccer team plays its home games at BMO Field so be sure to proudly wear your red and white scarf (or shirt or hat) and get into the spirit.
Toronto’s national lacrosse team kicks off its season at the Air Canada Centre in January. Always an enjoyable night out, Toronto Rock games are packed with energetic, cheering fans, good music (during the game!) and great game-day entertainment.
Huddle up with the Boatmen as the Toronto Argonauts hit the field starting in August. Fans of these Canadian Football League legends can be identified by their double blue and the call of “Arrrrrrgoooooos” that rings through the streets long after the game is over.
The newest pro sports team in Toronto, the Wolfpack is Canada’s first professional rugby team. See up close one of the world’s most exciting sports.
An illustrated guide to diehard sports fans. By Stephen Knight with illustration by Chloe Cushman.
Want More Hockey?
Head to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Take the shooting challenge, put your goalkeeping skills to the test and strike a pose with the actual Stanley Cup. Every November the highly anticipated Induction Weekend takes place with festivities including the Haggar Hockey Hall of Fame Legends Classic, Fan Forum and the inductions of the legends of the game.
The Numbers Behind Our Fan Nation
Find fun facts about Toronto sports fans in this infographic.
Two of Toronto’s major-league teams carry an entire country’s sports ambitions.
More: Canada’s Teams
Seeing Red — A Toronto FC Game Day Guide
When Toronto FC is playing you’ll hear the fans before you see them. Their chants echo throughout the neighbourhood. Their drums beat rhythmically and their feet thunderously stomp on the metal stands. It’s game time.
WE THE NORTH — A Raptors Game Day Guide
The Toronto Raptors have become one of the hottest tickets in town. If you’re coming to Toronto for a game, here’s how to do it right.
Take Me Out to the Toronto Ballgame
One of the joys of a downtown baseball stadium in Toronto is the shared experience leading up to a game. Read on for how to get the most out of a Blue Jays home game.
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