The Toronto skyline in autumn

Fall in Toronto

The autumn breeze whisks in a new season of colourful sights, A-List events and so many more fall activities to explore in Toronto.

As the leaves turn Instagram-worthy colours, Toronto becomes an even more vibrant hub of activity. From major league sports and celebrity-spotting to tried-and-true fall favourites like Halloween haunted houses and pumpkin patches, fall in Toronto is shaping up to be a magical one.

Cheer on your favourite sports teams

Toronto’s epic sports scene is in full swing this season. Whether you’re watching from home, at your favourite sports bar or if you're lucky enough to score in-person tickets, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to cheer on the city this season. 

  • Catch all the fall baseball as the Blue Jays take over Rogers Centre
  • Feel the buzz of the crowd at a Toronto Raptors home game
  • Follow the Toronto Maple Leafs as pre-season NHL hockey begins at Scotiabank Arena
  • Bundle up for an Argonauts football game at open-air BMO Field

Feast on fall food

As the weather begins to cool down from the hot summer months, we’re craving comfort food, cozy flavours and all things pumpkin. Luckily, Toronto’s culinary scene has something to satisfy every stomach.

Attend an A-List event

The Toronto International Film Festival kicks off event season at the beginning of September, and the city shows no signs of slowing down. Fall events in Toronto bring a buzz to the city—make sure you don't miss out on the action.

Explore the great outdoors 

Autumn in Toronto is the best time to explore the beauty of the city and surrounding areas, without the winter wind chill. Plus, you won’t want to miss the city’s stunning fall colours.

Fall sights in the city

If an urban adventure is more your cup of tea when the weather starts to get cool, Toronto’s attractions and venues are the perfect way to spend a brisk fall day. Start by checking out StrollTO, and you’ll have no problem making a day of exploring Toronto’s neighbourhoods.  

For more inspiration, check out these guides from local Toronto insiders

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