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The Perfect Guide for the Ultimate Family Outdoor Staycation

Jun 13, 2019

Looking to plan the perfect staycation? We’ve put together a foolproof outdoor checklist of fun things to do in Mississauga making you the perfect tourist in your own city.

Community Rides – free rides in all corners of the city with various distances from 5 to 20 km, fit for the entire family! Register here.

Farmers Market – from farm country to city centre, support local farmers from June 5 to October 16 for some fresh fruits and veggies, including homemade baked goods, preserves, honey and more. Learn more.

Afternoon Tea – pinkies up! From June 2 to August 4, enjoy a warm cup of tea followed by a tour of the exquisite Benares Historic House with more than 165 years of history! Learn more. While you’re there, be sure to check out our On the Verandah series featuring local talent, taking place every Friday in June through August.

Fresh Air Fitness – get fit in your city all summer long and take part in a variety of free outdoor fitness classes for all levels and abilities, modifications included for everyone to join in the fun! View schedule.

What’s On at the Library – unplug and take part in an assortment of library programs and special events, particularly the TD Summer Reading Club. Read on.

Movie Nights on the Square – grab a blanket and watch a different flick every week on the big screen under the starry night sky. Check out our movie listings.

Explore the beauty of Mississauga and check these ideas off as you complete them! For more information, visit or follow @citymississauga on Twitter.