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Adventures on Wonderland

  Take your little ones on an exciting playground adventure without a thought to the weather. Adventures on Wonderland is London’s biggest indoor family entertainment center and playground. Specializing in entertaining kids 12 and under, it’s the perfect place to explore, adventure and delight. Tackle the massive Jungle Climber with four play levels full of…

Komoka Provincial Park

  Tucked close to urban London is the gorgeous Komoka Provincial Park, a slice of paradise amidst the bustle of the city. Open daily, visitors can stroll along the Thames River and take in what used to be agricultural hectares. Now, the park features flowering meadows and well-maintained trails within mature forests. Considered a recreational…

Western Fair District

  The Agricultural Society offers a variety of facilities, events and activities throughout the year. Dedicated to recreation, entertainment and education, each one of a kind experience is crafted to be exceptionally memorable. Keeping the agricultural industry at its heart, the organization works to blend these principles with the growing urban community. The Event Centre…

Westminster Ponds

  Explore the wild beauty of Westminster Ponds, nestled on 200 hectares and considered an “environmentally significant area” (ESA). It’s the biggest publicly owned ESA in the London area, known for its great size and diversity of natural habitats. Largely a wetland, you’ll find it via Commissioners Road just east of Wellington Road, tucked against…

Spray Pads and Wading Pools

  Cool off at the open, community spray pads and wading pools found all over the London area. Wading pools are a free and fun way for your little one to connect with other water lovers and create water confidence in the process. The wading pools are just 0.6m at the deepest and there’s always…

Best Thai in London

  Pastor Grill features some of the best fare in the city, but London is also home to some of the best Thai restaurants in Ontario, starting with Bangkok Pad Thai, a casual site dishing up authentic favorites. Try the dinner special Thai for Two with spring rolls, red curry chicken, pad Thai, steamed jasmine…

Visit Eldon House

  Built in 1834, the historic Eldon House is a landmark in Ontario. Although the home is currently undergoing renovation, it is still open for tours during minor construction, so visitors can get a sneak peek at what’s to come. The gorgeous estate has been largely untouched, save for maintenance, and boasts the title of…

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

  This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday, which mean Londoners enjoy a three-day weekend of green-centric celebrations. Most of the revelry will take place at bars and pubs throughout the province, especially those known for imported British beers. However, it’s a public holiday throughout Canadian providences including Newfoundland and Labrador. Massive parades…

Visit Fanshawe Pioneer Village

  “The past is present” at Fanshawe Pioneer Village where visitors can explore the Denfield General Store, dine at the Pioneer Village Café, or book a venue for a special event ranging from weddings to corporate retreats. At the Denfield General Store, you can relive the old-fashioned shopping experience at the original post which served…

Celebrate Family Day

  February 20th is Family Day in Ontario, a national holiday observed in numerous provinces. It’s not federally established, which means federal employees are still on the job, but it’s a wildly popular and highly celebrated day. Established as the day to spend time with families, it’s also a welcome break between New Year’s Day…