Focus on FUN! Summer Activities in Simcoe County and York Region

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Summer is here! The sun is shining, the days are longer and school’s out! Our team has compiled a list of accessible things to do with your family this summer.

Check out these great activities and events happening across Simcoe County and York Region, including outdoor concerts, festivals, farms, splash pads, drive-in movies, hiking and more.

York Region

Concerts in the Park
City of Richmond Hill
City of Vaughan
Town of Newmarket

Movies in the Park/Drive-In
City of Richmond Hill
Town of Newmarket
Town of Aurora
Town of Stouffville
Stardust Drive-In

Applewood Farm in Stouffville
Brooks Farm and Playland in Mount Albert
Reesor’s Farm Market in Markham
Sunflower Fields of Markham
Robintide Farms in Vaughan

Strawberry Festival in Stouffville
Stouffville Fusion Fest

Canada’s Wonderland Events
Celebration Canada

Outdoor Fun
York Region Hiking Trails
York Region Splash Pads

Simcoe County

Drive-In Movies
Barrie Sunset Drive-In

Farms /Zoos
Berry Picking at Barrie Hill Farms
Farmers Market - Oro-Medonte
Elmvale Zoo
Murphy's Farm Market & Bakery (Fun Farm Yard playground)
Laura's Farm Stand (sunflower fields in August through fall)

Kempenfest, Barrie
Mariposa Folk Festival, Orillia
Georgian Bay Festival, Tiny
Orillia Waterfront Festival
Halloween in July, Orillia
Orillia Scottish Festival - visit the Children’s area
All Things Canadian Festival, Penetanguishene
Alliston Potato Fest

At The Museum
Museum on the Boyne, New Tecumseth
Trails in Simcoe County
Accessible Trails

Outdoor Fun
Simcoe Splash Pads
Splash ON, Barrie

Adapted fun at Blue Mountain, Collingwood (scroll down to the bottom of this page)

Accessible Beaches

Wasaga Beach (they have 2 floating wheelchairs and 2 all-terrain wheelchairs, as well as beach mats that lead to the beach area)
Awenda Park (they have an all-terrain wheelchair that can be used throughout the park)
Innisfil Beach Park (they have a Mobi chair and mats)
Centennial beach (they have Mobi mats)

Rounds Ranch Sunflower Experience, Elmvale
Scenic Caves Nature Adventures, Collingwood
Ontario Family Fishing Days
Tall Ships in Midland Harbour:
Wye Marsh Summer Events

For additional summer fun ideas, click here.