Toronto is one of the most culturally diverse and unique cities in the world. There’s something new to discover on practically every street corner. Its perpetual state of fluctuation and growth is what attracts millions of visitors from all over the world every single year. If you’re looking for stunning furnished apartments in Toronto, then what better location is there than the downtown core? And with all of the amazing events and scenery this splendid city has to offer, there’s no doubt that spring 2019 will be one of the city’s most eventful seasons yet!
Things to Do in Toronto This Spring
Temperatures in Toronto are finally warming up and the milder weather brings with it an endless variety of fun activities to do in the city! Many of these events are free to attend and are packed with tons of fun for the whole family! Whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure, the right furnished apartments in Toronto can put you in the middle of all the action! Check out these awesome spring 2019 events and activities in the city!
Toronto’s latest market is a design and innovation spectacle of cool! stackt is built out of over 120 shipping containers and spans over 9,000 square metres of both indoor and outdoor space. Featuring a wide array of events that they refer to as “experiences”, there’s no shortage of fun events, shopping, and tons of delicious food items to immerse yourself in at this brand-new marketplace. The best part is that it’s conveniently located within walking distance of some of the most high-end furnished apartments for rent in Toronto, so commuting is a cakewalk!
Toronto Flower Market
Taking place every month from May to October at Shaw Park near Queen and Ossington, the famous Toronto Flower Market draws in thousands of gardeners and landscape aficionados every single year. Vendors supply a unique collection of some of Ontario’s most precious plants that are currently in season. Every visit has something special and different to offer as the months go on and new plants come in bloom. Enjoy an array of fun activities for the whole family and get to know some of Toronto’s local and well-established flower suppliers.
Sakura Cherry Blossoms in High Park
High Park is famously known for its gorgeous pink and white cherry blossoms that bloom for a short period in the spring. Although the timing is indefinite, the cherry blossoms usually come into full bloom somewhere around the first or second week of May every year. But they only last for two weeks and usually draw in extremely large crowds (especially on the weekends) so it’s important to get there early so you don’t miss your chance to see these natural wonders!
“Explore, learn, and enjoy” the wonders of nature this spring at the beautiful Humber Arboretum, located in Etobicoke near Finch Avenue West and Highway 27, just behind the North campus of Humber College. The Centre of Urban Ecology gives you a distinctive glimpse into Toronto’s ecological system and how different types of animals function within it. Admission is totally free, so you can easily spend an entire day exploring nature with your family there.
Take a Ferry Out to Toronto Islands
Centreville Theme Park, which is basically like Toronto’s Coney Island, opened at the end of April. Enjoy a series of over 30 rides and attractions along with incredible entertainment and tons of delicious food. One of Toronto’s oldest historical landmarks, Gibraltar Point Lighthouse is located on the Lakeshore and offers breathtaking views of the pier and the entire city skyline. Artscape Gibraltar Point also houses numerous local and international in-house artists and provides excellent studio space for those who are just visiting. This is an exciting chance to meet likeminded creative people and showcase your artistic talent to the world!
The Spring Bird Festival at Tommy Thompson Park
It just wouldn’t be springtime in the city without hearing the happy chirping of birds outside your window or in the park. Every year around May 11th, The Spring Bird Festival at Tommy Thompson Park is a celebration of the beginning of spring and the biodiversity of our winged friends the city. It’s an excellent opportunity to immerse yourself and your family in nature and truly learn about different species of birds, their migratory habits, and their survival tactics.
Discover Toronto’s Hidden Gems with a Walking Tour
Whether you schedule a professional walking tour with a guide or decide to venture off into the city on your own, there are lots of neat little things to discover about Toronto. And spring is the perfect time to do it! What better way is there to learn the ins and outs of the city than to walk directly through them yourself? From the Financial District to Koreatown, Chinatown, Little Italy, and the Entertainment District; Toronto has a lot of amazing historical sights, sounds and smells around every corner just waiting to be experienced! The best part? There are tons of furnished apartments in Toronto within walking distance of these tours.
Check Out Local Farmers’ Markets
Is there anything better than purchasing fresh locally sourced fruit and vegetables from a farmers’ market? With all of the delectable offerings, not to mention live street performances, and getting to sample the foods from vendors, you can’t go wrong when you stroll through a local farmers’ market. And Toronto is bustling with them around late spring and early summer, so be sure to check them out!
Stay in a Rental Apartment in Toronto This Spring!
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