Howie Dayton
Director of Community Recreation @City of Toronto

Howie Dayton is the Director of Community Recreation for the City of Toronto joining the City in 2015. He is on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Parks and Recreation Society (CPRA). Howie is the Past President of Parks and Recreation Ontario, Founding Chair of the Ontario Playworks Partnership for Youth and former Task Force Chair responsible for the Affordable Access to Recreation Policy Framework for Ontario.

Day 1

June 21, 2023

1:00 pm EDT

Waterfront Park Tour: Toronto Blue and Green Waterfront Parks

This tour will take place from 2:00 to 3:30 pm EST & 2:30 to 4:00 pm EST.

Tight on time? Join us to explore 3 of Toronto’s Waterfront’s most unique parks! Come learn from experts about the story of how Canoe Landing Park got its name. Witness the original, fully restored and operational 120 ft locomotive turntable and full-sized railway equipment at the Roundhouse Park. Be one of the first to visit the newly constructed Love Park where park users will have the opportunity to rekindle their relationship with stillness and the beauty of nature.

Presenting Sponsor

Sponsor logo TD The Ready Commitment

Host City Partner

City of Toronto

Event Sponsor

Parks Canada


The Bentway
Metcalf Foundation
Government of Canada
Municipal World
Mohari Hospitality