Party Desserts for Kids

Tired of the same-old, same-old desserts at your latest parties?  Want to give your child's next big event something special?  Here are some great dessert recipes that will give people something to remember! Gelatin Aquarium This underwater ecosystem (made entirely of candy, gum, and gelatin) is a party showstopper. It’s easier than it looks, too, though it'll still take about 10 minutes per aquarium to make, and they need to chill for a few hours before they're ready.  They won't soon be forgotten, though – and they're great if your party has some kind of aquatic theme. Get the recipe [...]

Party Desserts for Kids2017-11-22T22:20:24+00:00

How Indoor Playgrounds Keep Kids Happy & Healthy

A trip to an indoor playground like Kids Fun City isn't just a fun day out for kid.  Regular trips also help keep children happy and healthy – it can be a very beneficial activity for your children.  How, you say?  Read on to find out! Health The American Heart Association recommends that children get at least 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity every day, a number which seems harder and harder to reach as video games and computers take up more and more of children's play time.  A trip to Kids Fun City gives them a great space [...]

How Indoor Playgrounds Keep Kids Happy & Healthy2017-10-25T22:41:28+00:00

Even More Fun Family Activities In and Around Toronto

We got such a great reception for our last list of fun things to do around Toronto that we're doing it again!  Toronto is filled with fun activities and events to do for the entire family, and some of them are nearly as good as Kids Fun City! Nearly, that is. Here are three more of our favorite places to go with families here in the Toronto area, outside of Kids Fun City, of course! Ontario Science Centre The Ontario Science Centre is huge, and there are tons of activities and exhibits to experience!  The big draw of the Science [...]

Even More Fun Family Activities In and Around Toronto2017-10-25T22:35:15+00:00

Birthday Party Ideas for All Ages

Birthdays are important days for all ages, but perhaps they're most important for young kids.  After all, each birthday is a new and unique experience as a child, and each celebration should be equally unique and special. Here are some great ideas for birthday parties for every age from 1-6, from our friends in the Toddler Zone up through the kids who have fun on our indoor playground.  And remember, for kids of all ages, you can book a private room at Kids Fun City for the best birthday experience in town! One Honestly, for one-year olds, the most important [...]

Birthday Party Ideas for All Ages2017-09-22T02:54:34+00:00

More Fun Family Activities In and Around Toronto

We got such a great reception for our last list of fun things to do around Toronto that we're doing it again!  Toronto is filled with fun activities and events to do for the entire family, and some of them are almost as good as Kids Fun City! Almost.  It's close. Here are some more of our favorite places to go when we're not at Kids Fun City: Rogers Centre To be honest, we still call it the SkyDome.  Whatever you call it, though, there's always great things going on at the Rogers Centre.  Watching the Blue Jays is a [...]

More Fun Family Activities In and Around Toronto2017-09-22T02:50:59+00:00

4 Things to Look For in a Great Indoor Playground

Indoor playgrounds are a great place for kids to have a great time, no matter the weather.  They can expend their energy in a safe, controlled environment, and have a great time while doing so!  But which indoor playground is best for you and your kids? Obviously, we're biased – we think Kids Fun City is the best playground for miles around!  But you don't have to take our word for it.  Here are some of the things you should be looking for in a great indoor playground: A Wide Variety of Activities An indoor playground shouldn't just appeal to one age [...]

4 Things to Look For in a Great Indoor Playground2017-08-25T02:32:29+00:00

Beating the School Year Blues

For most of us, school is about to start – it's the last precious few weeks of summer vacation before the daily grind starts up for another year. School can have a draining effect on kids, even after they come home.  Homework can drain them to the point where they want to do nothing more than stare at the TV screen all day long.  You can fight this brain drain, though!  It's a good idea to keep your kids active, both physically and mentally.  Here are some tips to beat those school year blues and keep your kids entertained and [...]

Beating the School Year Blues2017-08-25T02:17:31+00:00

Fun Family Activities In And Around Toronto

Of course, we're massively biased.  We think the absolute best place for families to spend an afternoon in Toronto is at Kids Fun City, the best indoor playground in town! That being said, even we realize you're not going to spend every day with our thrilling arcade games and exciting mini-golf course.  Toronto's a big city with a huge variety of things to do.  When we're not enjoying our tube slides, here are some of our favorite family-friendly places to check out. Ripley's Aquarium of Canada This indoor aquarium is always a sure-fire hit with kids; it never gets old!  [...]

Fun Family Activities In And Around Toronto2017-07-27T07:23:05+00:00

3 Must-Haves for a Fantastic Birthday Party

So you want to throw the absolute perfect birthday party.  You want to make sure that you have everything prepared and set up, so that everything goes smoothly, wonderfully and memorably.  This can be difficult at times!  There always seems to be something you've forgotten, requiring last-minute scrambling.  We want to help prevent that!  Here are a few of Kids Fun City's must-haves for planning a birthday party: The Right Venue Of course, we're going to suggest Kids Fun City as the perfect venue for a birthday party – with private facility rentals and semi-private rooms, we're the best choice [...]

3 Must-Haves for a Fantastic Birthday Party2017-07-27T07:11:23+00:00

Birthday Party Dilemma: Presents or No Presents?

It's an age-old dilemma.  It's time for a big birthday party.  You've got food, snacks, cake, activities, little paper hats and decorations.  But do you have presents?  Parents are of two minds about this – whether the positives outweigh the benefits.  We take an agnostic stance here at Kids Fun City – it's great to have gifts, and it's understandable to not have them.  Here's an argument on both sides for your consideration: Yes, Presents! Presents are often one of the most fun parts of a birthday party – the anticipation opening the wrapping paper, the joy at seeing an [...]

Birthday Party Dilemma: Presents or No Presents?2017-06-19T04:40:29+00:00