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Hungry for Comfort: Celebrating our Food History (2020)

Sunday, February 9, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Join fellow food enthusiasts to explore how different peoples survived and thrived in Canada’s bitter winter. This year, the spotlight is on the culinary stories of the Jewish community. There will be speakers, demonstrations and workshops as well as tastings and a catered lunch of Jewish recipes. Coinciding with this Winterlicious event is our Baking & Preserving Competition: anyone can enter their favourite recipe in any of four categories. The cost is $75 plus HST (early bird price $65 plus HST until January 26).

Advanced tickets required; get them at fortyork.streamintickets.com.

Family Winter Fun Day at Fort York (2020)

Monday, February 17, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Fort York will be packed with hands-on activities, performances and exhibitions. Check out the 1826 kitchen and try some baked goods and hot chocolate prepared over the hearth. Staff from other Toronto History Museums, including Colborne Lodge, Gibson House Museum, Mackenzie House, Montgomery’s Inn, Spadina Museum and Todmorden Mills, will be at the Fort York Visitor Centre to offer creative crafts and other fun activities. Bring your skates to glide around the Bentway Skate Trail from noon until 9 pm.


March Break Family Adventure at Fort York

Saturday, March 15 to Sunday, March 22
Earmark this fun-filled outing at Fort York for the kids during March Break. Who wouldn’t want to dress up in army uniforms, perform soldiers’ drills and attend art and music workshops? Be sure to get a Kids’ Guide to the Fort and find the clues to complete games and puzzles during your tour. Learn about the fort’s War of 1812 history through colourful exhibits, including the Battle of York Experience. And try some tasty treats prepared in our 1826 kitchen. Regular Admission / Regular Hours

Regular admission is Child: $5.30 | Youth: $7.10 | Adult: $12.40 | Senior: $8.85 plus HST
Regular hours are Saturdays and Sundays, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; weekdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm