Ready to trade those spooky costumes for some festive joy instead? As we start heading into cooler weather, there are fewer dog-friendly events happening around the city but that doesn't mean there aren't any at all!
Jump into some cozy fall activities like trivia nights, holiday market shopping, and candle making all with your pup by your side.
Find all the upcoming two-week's worth of dog-friendly events in Toronto between Monday November 7 2022 to Sunday November 20, 2022 below!
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Thursday November 10
BINGO and Brews
When: Thursday November 10, 2022 from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Rainhard Brewing, 100 Symes Rd, York, ON M6N 3T1
Come and join us for BINGO and Brews, in our taproom from 7pm to 9pm and it's free to play. Cards and dabbers (we like to use crayons) will be provide but feel free to bring your own dabbers.
Saturday November 12
Woofs & Wine 2.0
When: Saturday November 12, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Join us on November 12th, 2022 at Sips Toronto for fun with dogs, snacks, and of course wine! Beginning at 1 pm with a puppy meet and greet to help your four-legged friends get their energy out before heading into the studio (with a welcome cocktail in hand). Inside you’ll snack on delicious human treats like truffle potato chips and a cheese-filled charcuterie board while you learn about (and taste) 4 different wines. Don’t worry about your furry friend, they’ll be enjoying their own dog-friendly snacks and their own assortment of room temperature, cool, and ice water! This is an event you don’t want to miss so make sure to get your tickets early! Guests must be 19+ to attend.
- 1 welcome cocktail
- 4 wine tasting samples ranging from 2-2.5oz each
- 1 Snack Pack: Truffle Potato Chips, Cheese Boutique Cheese & Charcuterie
- A tasting curated by a certified sommelier exploring a variety of wines and providing education on each.
- Charcuterie board at the venue for dogs with treats provided by Treatoes
*Tickets are non-refundable*
Tickets available at www.torontodogmoms.com
Midtown Ravines & Sunnybrook Park Hike
When: Saturday November 12, 2022 at 1:00 PM
Where: Lawrence Station, Lawrence TTC Station Lawrence Station, ON M4N 3N1
This hike will traverse along Blythwood Ravine, Sherwood Park, and Burke Brook Ravine, which follows the Burke Brook as part of the Don River watershed. Then, joining up with Sunnybrook Park, we will cut through the southern part of Bridal Path to reach the Toronto Botanical Gardens. From there, we'll follow the Wilket Creek Trail, and return back through the Burke Brook Ravine. At the end of the Burke Brook Ravine, we'll head through Mount Hope Cemetery and follow along Erskine Avenue, eventually heading south to reach Eglinton TTC Station.
Please be mindful that this hike goes through a dog off-leash area and cemetery. Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a leash outside of off-leash areas, and must have excellent recall if ever off-leash.
Let's Hike T.O. is a hiking community open to everyone with a focus on newcomers, people of colour, and young adults aged 20-40. All are welcome on our walks.
Sunday November 13
Dogtopia Applewood Christmas Market 2022
When: Sunday November 13, 2022 from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Our Lady of Sorrows Church (Bloor & Cliveden) - 3055 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON
Do you have a pup that you absolutely adore? Does a human you adore have a pup that THEY absolutely adore and you need some unique gift ideas for the holidays?
Join us at our 2nd annual Dogtopia Christmas Market! This is where you will find the most exciting, unique products from exclusive small/local businesses who have worked tooth and claw to be the amazing pet-themed entrepreneurs they are! Show our hard working vendors some love and get that Christmas shopping done before the holiday rush!
Two Showrooms, all indoors, and open to the public! Escape the cold and adventure into our mystifying extraordinary venue! 2 washrooms, complimentary refreshments (while supplies last), and tons of insta-worthy photo opportunities!
Also! We are holding a charity raffle in the lobby! It is 100% sponsored by ALL of our vendors at The Dogtopia Christmas Market, with super items up for grabs! Enter the raffle and get the chance to win so many spectacular products.
What's more; 100% of the proceeds collected from the raffle go straight to charity, at The Dogtopia Foundation of Canada! Along with many priceless things this Foundation helps to fortify, they also support programs that positively impact the lives of Canadian service members including veterans, first responders, and PTSD victims.
The Market will take place on Sunday November 13th 2022, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. As we are an indoor venue, we will be running rain, snow or shine! There are plenty of free parking spaces available to Market goers. Our facility is also wheelchair accessible.
What to to expect when visiting The Market:
- Organic, handmade food and treats
- Sturdy and stylish pet apparel and gear
- House decor and collectibles
- Pet Photography Services
- Experienced canine advice
- Indigenous-owned and operated businesses
- Art, crafts and paintings
- Auctions and Raffles for a good cause
- Discount doggie nail trims
- Photo Op's
Tuesday November 15
QUIZ ISLAND: Reality TV Trivia Night
When: Tuesday November 15, 2022 at 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Something in the Water - 151 E Liberty St, Toronto, ON M6K 3K4
"Do you LOVE reality TV?! We are guessing you have no choice since it's the only thing on TV anymore! Find out if you have what it takes to win 10 categories of trivia on Real Housewives, Below Deck, The Bachelor/ette, Big Brother Canada, Survivor, The Simple Life, The Hills / Laguna Beach, Selling Sunset / OC, Love Is Blind & more! Hosted by Ari Issac(Comedian, The Beaverton), it's gonna be a barrel of laughs. Will you and your dog leave winners, or will you be asked to leave Quiz Island forever?
THIS IS A PAID EVENT (tickets purchased on Eventbrite):
- We'll be providing more goodies than usual, and getting some extra props for an extra special experience! That's why we'll be charging a ticket price upfront this time instead of charging your bill!
WHAT YOU'RE PLAYING FOR:
- Bottles from Something in the Water Brewing Co.
- $100 Something in the Water Brewing Company Gift Card
- Limited Edition Furbae's Seasonal Dog Clothing
- Puppers Brew (as seen on Crave's 'Letterkenny')
- Ultimate Reality TV Readiness Kits
POINTS UP FOR GRABS:
-Best Team Name
Friday November 16
Candle Making Workshop
When: Friday November 18, 2022 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Candle making with my Pupper? Yes please! As the days get shorter (and colder) many of us can be found on the couch under a pile of blankets, watching movies or reading books, cuddling our four-legged friends. What could make this better you ask? How about a soft glow and a delicious fragrance emitting from your very own custom candles? Join us on November 18th in Toronto’s Liberty Village (with your pup of course) for a custom candle-making workshop hosted by LIT! Learn how to use soy wax, dog-friendly fragrances and different techniques like candle dipping, custom colors, and textures to create two totally one-of-a-kind candles. Sip on bubbly and enjoy some snacks (both human and pup) as you and your pooch make friends and art during this 2-hour workshop. There are limited spots available – so what are you waiting for? Grab your ticket and “Let’s get Lit!”
Tickets sold on torontodogmoms.com
Sunday November 20, 2022
When: Sunday November 13, 2022
- 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
- 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
- 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
- 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Where: Doggosphere - Third Floor - 553 Queen Street W, Toronto, ON
Unwind from your busy week with a puppy yoga class in downtown Toronto! Get your group together for this unique fitness class with adorable puppies and a refreshing mimosa. Wondering what breed of puppies we will have for your class time? Follow us on Insta to find out!
The perfect event does exist. Begin with 45 minutes of Flow Yoga while puppies zoom around the studio. Then enjoy a refreshing mimosa (orange juice and sparkling wine) for 30 minutes of chill time with the pups.
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The Canadian Tire Christmas Trail 2022
When: Saturday November 12, 2022 to December 23, 2022
Where: Black Creek Pioneer Village - 1000 Murray Ross Parkway North York, Ontario
In celebration of Canadian Tire's 100th birthday, The Canadian Tire Christmas Trail is back to make this the Christmas of the century. The drive-along experience takes guests on an enchanted 1.5-kilometre journey through thousands of twinkling lights, interactive displays, and live entertainment featuring new and familiar faces. Guests will be immersed in the magic of Christmas and can capture their beloved annual photo with Santa in a memorable way, all from the comfort of their own vehicle.