November 28 and November 29th 2009

A weekend of free fun for families at Yonge-Dundas Square. It provides children and their parents to enjoy Toronto’s city-centre through youth focused entertainment, rides and activities for children.
This year they are having
Todays Parent: Do you think your child belongs on the cover of Today’s Parent? Visit our booth and we will take a picture of your child and email the picture on the cover of Today’s Parent, courtesy of Downtown Yonge.
Face Painting and Crafts

Toronto Kids Fest Day 1 of 2 November 28th Special Features are:
Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs followed by a meet and greet TIME: 11:00 am and 2:00pm

David Archibald, Great Bear of Winter:Join Sesame Street and Mr. Dressup performer David Archibald on a zany musical adventure. It’s interactive, informative and fun! TIME 12:00pm and 3:00pm

Meet and Greet with SpongeBob Come out and celebrate the 10th Anniversary of SpongeBob SquarePants™.

PLEASE NOTE – line-ups for the meet & greet are long. Approximately the first 200 children will be able to meet SpongeBob SquarePants. TIME 1:00 – 3:00

Birds of Prey:
The Canadian Raptor Conservancy demonstration birds are trained for free flight, and each bird is unique in appearance and flight styles. As each bird is flying, the handler/interpreter gives an educational commentary about it.Time 1:00 and 4:00

Max & Ruby Show: Number 1 TV show for kids in Canada, this live musical story time features engaging stories about Max, a determined three-year-old bunny, and his big sister, Ruby, a smart, goal-oriented seven-year-old. Time : 11:00am and 2:00pm
Around the House with Maggie G.
This interactive performance features songs from “Around the House with Maggie G” album. The educational component in many of the songs teach life lessons including the value of friendship, working together and the joy of sharing day to day experiences. Time 12:00pm and 3:00pm

Dora The Explorer™* and Diego Meet and Greet. Meet your favourite television characters. PLEASE NOTE – line-ups for the meet & greet are long. Approximately the first 200 children will be able to meet Dora The Explorer™ & Diego. Time 1:00pm through 3:00pm
Jungle Cat World
An educational and up close & personal show teaching children about animals. Jungle Cat World was established to promote the welfare of and encourage the advancement and improvement of zoology, education and conservation. Time 1:00 and 4:00pm