If you are looking for things to do in Durham Region this summer, here’s a quick summer guide full of attractions, activities, and adventures to keep you entertained all summer long.
Catch some waves by renting a paddle board, kayak or paddleboat and then cool off at one of Durham Region’s beaches, outdoor pools, splash pads or the water park.
Enjoy the flavours of the season by visiting a farm to pick up or pick your own delicious local food and then surround yourself in summer at an Instagram-worthy sunflower, lavender, or wildflower farm.
Make new animal friends with a visit to a fun-farm, zoo, or animal sanctuary. If you’re looking for an interactive experience, try goat yoga or go for a trail ride on horseback.
Summer sports are a great way to get active and enjoy the great outdoors. Hit the green at a golf course, driving range or mini golf course. Discover the best fishing in the Greater Toronto Area with a fun day of shore or boat fishing.
If you’re looking for excitement, why not spend a day at the track? From live horse racing to race cars, there are thrills to be had trackside in Durham Region.
Hike or cycle one of Durham Region’s trails and on-road cycling routes that will lead you through a variety of breathtaking landscapes.
Adventure awaits from treetop zip lines, beach volleyball, paintball or hitting a few at the batting cage—why not try something different?
Get inspired with an outdoor art experience! From outdoor art lessons and outdoor concerts to watching a play in the park, there are lots of culture opportunities to enjoy.

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