Posted : February 1, 2020

Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.

Come enjoy the attractions of YDH… later! Treat yourself or someone you love to a gift certificate for an experience. Bonus: you get to support local businesses and attractions !

York Region

Cooking Classes Online

The Chef Upstairs (Vaughan)

Gift cards make the most delicious gift, for foodies of all ages! For any of our virtual classes, kids or teen classes, adult classes, a private chef at home event, or for a custom amount of your choice.

Purchase a gift certificate to The Chef Upstairs

Sanctuary Day Spa (Vaughan and Newmarket)

A Gift Card from Sanctuary makes gift giving easy and guarantees a smile every time. You can purchase an eGift Card online or a nicely packaged Gift Card at the spa.

Purchase a gift certificate to Sanctuary Day Spa

Glama Gals Kids Spa (Vaughan, Newmarket, and Ajax)

Award Winning spa experience for children of all ages, that focuses on inspiring children to be confident, positive and unique. Offering an assortment of day spa packages, and unique tween retail items. Virtual workshops and Party Kits 2 Go are also available.

Purchase a gift certificate to Glama Gals Kids Spa

Paintlounge (Markham)

It’s All About Social Painting. Go freestyle (paint anything you want!) or join a guided workshop – options available for adults, kids and families. Just bring your creativity; fresh paint & materials will be provided. No art skills required! Virtual workshops also offered.

Purchase a gift certificate to Paintlounge

Legoland Discovery Centre Toronto

Gift a year of awesome! Purchase an Annual Pass for 12 months of LEGO fun as well as loads of perks, access to exclusive events and more!

Purchase an annual pass to Legoland Discovery Centre Toronto

Treetop Trekking Stouffville

Give the gift of adventure! Choose from the Treewalk Village suitable for ages 3+, the Discovery Courses for ages 5-8, or the popular 3-hour Zip Line and Aerial Game Trek  for ages 9 and up.

Purchase a gift certificate to Treetop Treeking

Joyride 150

Give the gift of fun on two wheels at Canada’s best indoor bike park! Joyride150 gift cards never expire and can be used for park admission, rentals, concession, and safety equipment.

Buy a gift card from Joyride 150

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Looking for the perfect gift for the art lover in your life? This holiday season, give the gift of McMichael Membership!

Buy a membership to McMichael Gallery. 1-year or 2-year memberships available.

Durham Region

CTMP Crews

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Get your engines revving with an exclusive, limited quantity season’s pass for one of the most exciting attractions in Durham region. 

Buy a season’s ass for Canadian Motorsport Park.

Note: First major race (May 17)  is ‘postponed’ until further notice.

Jungle Cat World

You’ll be the king of the jungle of fun with a gift certificate to Jungle Cat World.  Get to know the animals and the people who are committed to their safety and care.  

Purchase a gift certificate to Jungle Cat World.

Station Gallery

This is your chance to ‘Become a Patron’ at Station Gallery

Support community art programs with a ‘You Make Art Happen Donation‘ or support the gallery by contributing to a Wish List of items in need.

Tree Top Eco Adventure 

Still wanting to dance amongst the tree-tops? Start planning the perfect walk today. Buy a gift card online for Tree Top Eco Adventure.

iFLY –Whitby

Take to the skies….indoors! When it’s safe to do so, you’ll want to spread your wings and there is no better place to do it!

Purchase your choice of gift certificate package to iFLY Whitby.


Get ready to suit up, lace up and unleash you inner daredevil when it is safe to do so.

Purchase an e-gift card for Playdium

Flying Squirrel

The best way to get fit and have fun is to bounce!  Now is the time to start planning your next trampoline adventure!

Purchase an online e-card for Flying Squirrel

Joey’s World Indoor Playground

Get ready to explore an indoor playground for all ages with rock climbing, archery, giant play structures and Ontario’s first Indoor High Rope Course.

Buy an online gift card for Joey’s World

Royal Ashburn Golf Club

The maintenance crews are on the fairways and greens getting set for when the club officially opens the gates to the 2020 season.

Purchase a gift certificate to Royal Ashburn Golf Club.

Wooden Sticks Golf Club

The starter is on the tee block waiting to welcome you back when it is safe to do so!

Get your practice swings in now and purchase a ‘Golf Gift Package’ for Wooden Sticks Golf Club

Headwaters Region

Hockley Valley

Hockley Valley Resort

Plan your perfect spa, golf or dining getaway with Hockley Valley Resort gift cards! Whether it’s supper at one of Hockley’s award-winning restaurants, an overnight stay for two, or a round of golf in the Hockley Valley – this is the perfect way to treat yourself. Memberships, spa packages and gift cards are available.

Buy a Hockley Valley Gift Card

Millcroft Inn & Spa

Craving some relaxation and wellness outside the four walls of your home? Purchase a Millcroft Inn & Spa gift card for yourself or a friend, and meet luxurious hot springs meet you on the other side of isolation.

TPC Toronto at Osprey Valley

Prepare to hit the links at the stunningly beautiful TPC Toronto at Osprey Valley courses – there are 3 for you to explore!

Buy a TPC per-paid gift certificate.

Far Shot Recreation

Get ready to swing into action with a gift certificate to Far Shot Recreation – a great date night or group activity with knives, axes and archery!

Buy a Far Shot Recreation gift certificate.

Mayfield Golf Club

We are very pleased to offer courses that are suitable for all levels of play.

Visit the Mayfield Golf Club online shop for gift certificates and player passes.

Credit Valley Conservation Area

Are you a nature-lover that is missing days on the trails? Become a member of the CVC, and access all parks and trails once they open! Perks also include discounted rentals, news updates and more!

Become a member of the Credit Valley Conservation Area

Joy Scout Learnshops

Gift yourself the experience of something new! Join Joy Scout’s fantastically fun e-newsletter list, and follow them on social for virtual events and post-pandemic learnshop opportunities.

Buy a Joy Scout Learnshops gift card.

Museum of Dufferin

Become a member at Dufferin County’s spot for history-based fun and receive membership perks while supporting the accessibility of the fascinating history and culture of Dufferin County. Membership includes admission to the annual Holiday Treasures show at the MoD – a must-see – and a copy of the stunning annual Museum Guide!

Become a member at Museum of Dufferin

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