About the event

Back for its second year, RECESS is a high-energy all-inclusive getaway for families, held at the historic former home of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Presented by Mars Wrigley Confectionary, this year will be bigger and better, with more activities and surprises in store. When you purchase your tickets, you can come, play and eat for free!


  • Play beach volleyball
  • Go (virtual) surfing
  • Sing carpool karaoke
  • Meet PAW Patrol
  • Visit with princesses (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
  • Shake hands with Stormtroopers ( 1 to 2 p.m.)
  • Hug the M&M characters and Excel Critters
  • Build life-size Lego
  • Get a family portrait taken
  • Play billiards with soccer balls
  • Hop in the virtual reality booth
  • Putt at the mini-golf course
  • Get up close with reptiles from Reptilia
  • Bounce in the inflatables
  • Test your skills on the latest video games
  • Enjoy live entertainment


There will be a delicious selection of food and drinks to enjoy, all included with your ticket. You can snack on healthy options like cheese strings and fruit cups, indulge in amazing hot food from CRAFT Beer Market and top off your day with ice cream! Food is generously provided by Saputo, Sofina Foods, Longos and Unilever.

Emcees: Rick and Angie Campanelli

Rick and Angie Campanelli

Rick and Angie Campanelli value family above all else, so they're thrilled to be supporting RMHC Toronto at RECESS. Rick is one of Canada’s most recognizable TV personalities, best known for his time on Much Music and Entertainment Tonight Canada. Angie is one of Canada's leading lifestyle bloggers, reporting on family trends, products and news. Rick and Angie have three young boys and write a family travel blog called Family Travel Guide.

Check out the incredible fun we had at RECESS 2017!

Reviews from RECESS 2017:

"Way surpassed expectations! The kids had a ball!"

"Loved that the ticket price included everything! So much easier this way."

"Lots of great entertainment for all ages."

"Loved the food choices - so much to choose from!"

"It really was a playful break for me and my family. LOVED IT!"