What’s good in the neighbourhood?
Plenty. Nearby is Downsview Park with an Events Centre that always has something going on. There are great activities like squash at the Squash Academy, water play at the splash pad, climbing at True North Climbing and four-wheeled fun at GrandPrix Kartways. Enjoy summer concerts, a multitude of bike trails, beekeeping demonstrations and the weekly Merchants’ Market.
At Earl Bales Park, the City’s third largest park, winter in the City is just minutes away. Ski, slide and snowboard on Toronto’s largest hill. In the summer, have fun at the splash pad, ride the bike trails, just relax and enjoy the great outdoors, take in a concert, enjoy family movie night or the famous Arts and Music Festival. Also, at Earl Bales Park, supervised day camp programs exist for children from 4 to 10 years old. Arts and crafts, music, drama, nature hikes, swimming and so much more. 162 acres of awesome activities.
Shop the latest trends at Yorkdale Shopping Centre. Dining out tonight? The neighbourhood has every taste well represented, from steak to sushi to Italian and Thai, not to mention lox and bagels from Bagel World.
Jump on the subway at Wilson Station and, within minutes, you’re everywhere you want to be, including right downtown. There will soon be just three stops between you and York University. Pearson International Airport is just 15 minutes away along Highway 401, go south on Allen Road for automobile access to downtown, or north on Highway 400 to cottage country. At Southside, find yourself at the centre of everything.