18 Colourful Places You Must Visit In Ontario This Summer

Add some extra colour to your life!
Ontario's Colourful Places That Will Brighten Up Your Summer Days
Associate Editor

We can always use a little more colour in our lives, and these Ontario spots will bring you all sorts of cheery hues. After a grey winter, it's always fun to start planning some vibrant summer adventures. These spots around the province will add a little extra brightness to your warm-weather days. Grab your sunglasses and get ready to add Ontario's colourful places to your bucket list.

It's never too early to start thinking about your summer adventures.

Ontario has so many attractions and destinations perfect for sunny days and sticky temperatures.

If you're looking for some major colour, then you can check out these vibrant spots across the province.

Drop by the Vic Cafe for a drink or meal. The restaurant will make you feel like you've fallen into a pack of skittles, with its rainbow decor and bright furniture.

In Toronto, you'll find a rainbow tunnel that you can adventure through, but don't expect to find any pots of gold at the end.

Duckies Dairy Bar is another spot worth hitting up. Cool off with some of their cones while enjoying the whimsical pastel decor and wall of pink rubber ducks.

Start adding to your bucket list and counting down the days until we can visit these cheery places.

Tom's Dairy Freeze

Price: $2.85 +

When: TBA

Address: 630 The Queensway, Etobicoke, ON

Why You Need To Go: This popular ice cream shack offers crazy dipped cones and all sorts of drool-worthy treats.

Moccasin Trail Park

Price: Free

Address: 55 Green Belt Dr., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Wander through a rainbow tunnel at this serene Toronto park.

Blue Mountain Village

Price: Free

Address: 156 Jozo Weider Blvd., The Blue Mountains, ON

Why You Need To Go: The stretching main street is lined with colourful shops and restaurants that will make you want to spend the entire day exploring.

Marie Antoinette & Co

Price: Prices vary

Address: 1096 Somerset St. W., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: This flower shop is brimming with beautiful blooms and dreamy pastel colours.

Amethyst Mine Panorama

Price: $10 admission per person

When: May 15, 2020 - October 15, 2020

Address: 500 Bass Lake Rd., Shuniah, ON

Why You Need To Go: This bright purple mine is full of amethysts that you can find and take home.

Vic Cafe

Price: $7+ for food

Address: 166 Picton Main St., Picton, ON

Why You Need To Go: This rainbow restaurant has nostalgic treats and doodling stations at every table.


Price: Free

Address: Elora, ON

Why You Need To Go: This quaint town situated along a gorge has charming, colourful shops that you'll want to wander through all summer long.

St. Jacobs Farmer's Market

Price: Free admission

When: TBA

Address: 878 Weber St. N., Woolwich, ON

Why You Need To Go: Shop for all sorts of local goods at this market, offering colourful flowers and produce.

Sugar Beach

Price: Free

Address: Sugar Beach, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Bask in the sun on this Toronto beach, which has adorable pink umbrellas for a little pop of colour.

Lou Lou's Flower Truck

Price: $9 +

Address: Various locations

Why You Need To Go: This cute pastel truck is the perfect place to grab some summer bouquets as well as some summer Instagram shots!

Terre Bleu

Price: TBD

When: TBA

Address: 2501 25 Side Rd., Campbellville, ON

Why You Need To Go: Summer just wouldn't be complete without a trip to this dreamy lavender field, offering endless views of purple.

Duckies Dairy Bar

Price: Prices vary

When: TBA

Address: 2340 Ontario St., Oakville, ON

Why You Need To Go: This sweet shop has whimsical, bright decor and delicious ice cream flavours to keep you cool all summer long.

Haliburton Sculpture Forest

Price: By donation

Address: 297 College Dr., Haliburton, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore a forest trail filled with giant, colourful sculptures for a great outdoor adventure.

Stackt Market

Price: Free admission

Address: 28 Bathurst St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This shipping container market in Toronto has all sorts of cheery hues. From bright pop-ups to rainbow murals, this spot is far from dull.

Andrew's Scenic Acres

Price: $6 + per adult

When: May 2020 - October 2020

Address: 9365 10 Side Rd., Milton, ON

Why You Need To Go: Get your flower fill by wandering through these incredible blooming fields and even picking some to bring home.

Unicorn Cafe

Price: Prices vary

Address: 561 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: This magical cafe is bursting with colour and has enchanting, unicorn-themed food.


Price: Free

Address: Grimsby, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can find cottages along the beach that look like they belong in a fairy tale. In shades of pink, purple, blue, and more, they are definitely worth checking out.

Brockville Tunnel

Price: Free

When: TBA

Address: 1 Block House Island Rd., Brockville, ON

Why You Need To Go: Wander through a historic railway tunnel that glows with colourful lights.

Madeline Forsyth
Associate Editor
Madeline Forsyth is an Associate Travel Editor for Narcity Media focused on Canadian and global travel and is based in Toronto, Ontario.