Things to Do Easter Weekend in Toronto 2024

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The cast of the Toronto production of SIX (L-R) Maggie Lacasse, Elysia Cruz, Jaz Robinson, Julia Pulo, Krystal Hernandez, Lauren Mariasoosay, photo credit Joan Marcus
The cast of the Toronto production of SIX (L-R) Maggie Lacasse, Elysia Cruz, Jaz Robinson, Julia Pulo, Krystal Hernandez, Lauren Mariasoosay, photo credit Joan Marcus

Easter Weekend arrives earlier this year, taking place from March 29, 2024 to April 1, 2024. Hopefully, the spring weather trend will continue and we’ll be able to enjoy some warm, sunny days over the long weekend. Most people will enjoy a three-day weekend while some lucky people will have a four-day long weekend. Here are some of our favourite things to do Easter weekend in Toronto 2024.

The cast of the Toronto production of SIX (L-R) Maggie Lacasse, Elysia Cruz, Jaz Robinson, Julia Pulo, Krystal Hernandez, Lauren Mariasoosay, photo credit Joan Marcus
The cast of the Toronto production of SIX (L-R) Maggie Lacasse, Elysia Cruz, Jaz Robinson, Julia Pulo, Krystal Hernandez, Lauren Mariasoosay, photo credit Joan Marcus

Six The Musical

Catch a performance of the popular Six The Musical at Royal Alexandra Theatre on Easter Weekend. The musical showcases the six wives of Henry VIII as they reclaim their power in this dynamic production!

This new original musical has a run time of 80 minutes with no intermission and is suitable for ages 10+.

Tickets are $149, $89, $59 and can be purchased at the Royal Alexandra Theatre Box Office or online. Royal Alexandra Theatre is located at 260 King Street West.

Performances are Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m.; Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Friday at 8 p.m.; Saturday at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.


Olivia Rodrigo at Scotiabank Arena

Olivia Rodrigo brings her GUTS World Tour to Scotiabank Arena on Friday, March 29, 2024 and Saturday, March 30, 2024 at 7:30 p.m. Special guest is Chappell Roan. Purchase tickets online at Ticketmaster.

Beaches Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt 2024

Bring the family to the Beaches Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt on March 29, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A sneaky fox is stealing baskets of Easter eggs at several locations along the Beach. Decipher the clues and find all of the Easter baskets before the fox finds them! The Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt will involve:

  • Checking in inside a designated geo-fenced area

  • Scanning the QR code in each hidden decal of The Fox trying to steal the Easter Egg Basket

  • Uploading pictures or videos of members of your team completing funny tasks 

  • Answering Beach trivia multiple choice questions 

Completing all the tasks will reveal a message to lead your team to a hidden location to meet the Easter Bunny. All successful participants will receive a special treat from the Easter Bunny at the final location!

The route is approximately three kilometres long and takes approximately 90 minutes to complete. The route can be walked, biked or driven. Teams can be as big as you like. The fee is $25 + HST and processing fees per team/family. Register online.

Easter Feast The Greek Way

Enjoy traditional Easter dishes at Easter Feast The Greek Way at St. Lawrence Market Kitchen on Sunday, March 31, 2024 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

A chef will guide you through the preparation of traditional Greek Easter dishes, sharing their secrets and stories along the way.

Easter Menu

Appetizers
Spanakopita (housemade phyllo)
Kontosouvli (slow roasted pork with lemon and Greek oregano), Tzatziki
Housemade Bread
Easter Eggs and Tsoureki (Easter Bread will also be served)
Greek Spring Salad (romaine lettuce, scallions, dill, Feta)
paired with Voltes White

First Course: Mushroom Maghirista (Greek Easter soup with a twist)
paired with Voltes Rose

Second Course: Artichoke Moussaka
paired with Voltes Red

Main Course: Roast Lamb Shoulder, Lemon Potatoes, Asparagus
paired with Monemvassios Red

Dessert: Melopita (Cheesecake with honey from Sifnos) served with Greek coffee and Mastiha Liqueur

*Dinner with wine is $125; Dinner only is $110

**Menu subject to change

Email info@kalofagas.ca if you wish to be seated with other people attending the event. Reserve online at Eventbrite. St. Lawrence Market Kitchen is located at 92 Front Street East.


Easter Fun Fest at Markham Fairgrounds

Take the kids to Easter Fun Fest at Markham Fairgrounds taking place Easter weekend from Friday, March 29, 2024 to Monday, April 1, 2024. Enjoy kiddie Midway rides, jumping castles, live entertainment and participate in an Easter egg hunt. Purchase your favourite food from one of the food trucks on hand.

Admission (at the door): Children (2-12): $35 plus HST; Adults (13+) $20 plus HST; Children (23 months & younger): Free.

Easter Fun Fest is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Markham Fairgrounds is located at 10801 McCowan Road, Markham.

Les Miserables at Princess of Wales Theatre

The second longest-running musical in the world, Les Miserables returns to the Princess of Wales Theatre and will be in performance on the Easter Weekend. The show is 2 hours and 58 minutes including intermission and is appropriate for ages 10+.  Performances are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

Tickets are $269, $169, and $129 and can be purchased at the Princess of Wales Theatre Box Office or online. The Princess of Wales Theatre is located at 300 King Street West.

I hope you enjoyed reading about things to do Easter Weekend 2024 in Toronto. Have a great Easter!

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