Upcoming Park Events

Past events

Saturday, 07 March 2015

Toronto Park People's Park Summit is Canada's largest celebration of parks. The 5th Annual Park Summit highlights the successes and opportunities facing Toronto’s 1600+ parks. This year’s theme, Inspiration from Across Canada, will bring together park groups making a difference in their urban parks across the country. Our Community Showcase will profile innovative projects across the city. The Park Social will be celebrating volunteers and partners in Toronto that transform parks...

Tuesday, 04 November 2014

How-To Handbooks for Community Park Events. Learn from the experts.

At our Park Toolkit Launch, we’ve invited city staff, Park People staff & community volunteers to host a series of roundtable discussions about campfires, picnics, nature events & movie nights in parks. Join the event to receive your copy of the Park Toolkit, ask questions and learn from volunteers and staff who have done these events before.

Sunday, 28 September 2014

Celebrate the annual salmon run in Highland Creek! Join a FREE guided walk along park paths to see the salmon swim upstream. Meet the fish & nature experts and enjoy the community event booths & food vendors in the park. Register for free at this link >

Friday, 26 September 2014

Toronto Park People and DTAH invite you to explore the Rosedale Ravine as part of the RavinePortal project of the WorldWide Storefront initiative.

Many consider Toronto’s ravine system to be our greatest asset. Explore the past, present and potential futures of Toronto’s ravine network, and meet planners, animators and organizations across the city that are engaging Torontonians within the ravines.

Thursday, 19 June 2014

Join Friends of the Green Line & Park People for a walking tour of the Green Line in the hydro corridor just north of Dupont Street between Dovercourt Road and Christie Street. Learn about the dream of a butterfly highway, how the Green Line could connect to other active transportation corridors, what local community groups are doing to animate their parks, and how the Dupont Employment Lands study...

Tuesday, 06 May 2014

How can Toronto meet the parks and open space needs in an intensifying downtown? Does the city need a separate park board? What are the ways food could be better integrated with parks? How can we make our parks more lively and responsive to a community’s needs?

Toronto is going to the polls on October 27, 2014. Let’s put parks on the agenda.


Thursday, 12 December 2013

Natural Ice Rinks are a great way to bring your community together through the winter months. Park People has watched with excitement over the past few years as natural ice rinks have appeared in more and more parks across Toronto.

Together with the Sorauren Rink Hosers, we're hosting an information session on bringing natural ice rinks to your park. Learn from organizers, volunteers, and staff working to...

Saturday, 23 November 2013


Friday, 18 October 2013

In cooperation with LEAF, join us on this exciting tour of beautiful Monarch Park. Learn about the many trees in the park, both mature and newly planted.  Hear about the great work of local volunteer group Friends of Monarch Park, which has established an Adopt-a-Tree program to water and care for trees. Get tips on how to care for your own trees, or come to learn how you might replicate this program in your own...

Sunday, 29 September 2013

Join us as we Follow the Fish on a 2-hour guided walk along park paths. See the annual run of the salmon up Scarborough’s Highland Creek, learn about the City’s efforts to improve the creek, and discover ways to get involved!

To register for this event, click here.


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