BrazilFest 2018

BrazilFest 2018

The Festival will offer its attendees the opportunity to be closer to the performers, get a chance to enjoy a taste of Brazil with Brazilian style foods and a family area for families with children to BrazilFest is now considered a part of the Toronto calendar list of many great events that stimulates and celebrates the collective heritage and multicultural diversity of Toronto.
The 5k Foam Fest

The 5k Foam Fest

The 5K Foam Fest is a one of kind Obstacle Course based Fun run. With a variety of obstacles and a ton of foam the run is an exciting challenge for experienced and beginner runners alike. The 5K Foam Fest is not a hardcore run it is a FUNCORE run. Walk it, Charge it, Run it, Fun it! A festival atmosphere offering activities for all ages.
Toronto Cultura Festival 2018

Toronto Cultura Festival 2018

Cultura is a Free family friendly outdoor festival presenting Music, Art, Food and Film every Friday evening in July. Cultura celebrates Toronto’s rich diversity featuring world renowned Musicians, tasty international street food, explosive buskers and dance, interactive art activities, and evening film screenings under the stars. Presented by Councillor John Fillion in partnership with North York Arts Cultura also serves to benefit the local community, with proceeds of busker performances donated to support local charities.
Toronto Caribbean Carnival 2018

Toronto Caribbean Carnival 2018

Join Toronto Caribbean Carnival as we celebrate the 51st anniversary of the festival.

The Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival is 4 glorious weeks of Caribbean music, cuisine, and revelry. It’s an all-out spectacle of visual and performing arts.

Festival of India 2018

Festival of India 2018

The Festival of India (aka Ratha-Yatra) kicks off with the ever popular Parade down Yonge St and continues celebrations over on Centre Island for the weekend.

An expected crowd of over 40,000 people will line the streets and participate in the weekend festivities. The festival is open to the public and is FREE for everyone (except for ferry across to island – info below!).

Parade
July 14 (11:00 am – 2:00 pm):  Parade is ONLY on the Saturday.
Starts at Yonge & Asquith (near Toronto Reference Library),  proceeds down Yonge Street, ending at Queens Quay [Route]
Festival
July 14 –  July 15:  Toronto Centre Island
Highlights include:
  • Massive, outdoor tented pavilion
  • music, dance, & drama performances
  • South Asian Bazaar
  • outdoor yoga festival – Yoga Meltdown
  • Bhakti Cloud; a fun-filled/educational children’s area incl. yoga for children
and more!
Beaches International Jazz Festival 2018

Beaches International Jazz Festival 2018

Toronto’s beloved music festival and summer mainstay, the Beaches International Jazz Festival, returns from July 6 to 29, 2018 to celebrate its 30th year of unparalleled music from both established and emerging artists.

Featuring multiple stages and venues, the return of festival favourites and leading musical talent, the 30th annual Beaches International Jazz Festival is one that can’t be missed.
Toronto Ribfest 2018

Toronto Ribfest 2018

Since 1999, Toronto Ribfest has been delivering family entertainment to Toronto with the most exciting Canada Day weekend party around! Between the live entertainment, exciting midway and Kids Zone, and of course, the mouth-watering food, everyone has fun and no one leaves hungry.

But Toronto Ribfest is about more than just the food, fun, and music. We’re proud of the fact that 100% of the proceeds from Toronto Ribfest goes back into our community and to select programs that make our world a better place. Through the hard work of Rotary Etobicoke, our community sponsors and partners, and hundreds of volunteers, we’ve raised close to $4 million since we started 18 years ago – and every penny goes to support our causes.
Canada Day Weekend – Harbourfront 2018

Canada Day Weekend – Harbourfront 2018

All music, all weekend long: Join us on Canada Day weekend as we celebrate the diversity and creativity of peoples and cultures that call Canada “home.” From June 29 to July 2, Toronto’s waterfront is the place to be as popular artists from across the country come together for One Land: Many Nations. Featuring voices that are feminist, Indigenous, People of Colour, queer, newcomer and otherwise underrepresented within Canada – or Kanata – these concerts will showcase the many talents that live, learn and create together on this land.
Canada Day 2018 in Toronto

Canada Day 2018 in Toronto

Celebrate Canada Day 2018 across the city! Events in Toronto for Canada Day weekend 2018 are set to keep you busy while celebrating our glorious country.
Toronto Brew & BBQ Festival 2018

Toronto Brew & BBQ Festival 2018

Get your taste buds ready for one of the most delicious events of the summer - our Brew & BBQ Festival!

Come indulge in some of your favourite BBQ dishes including ribs, burgers, pulled pork (and more), while sampling refreshing brews and ciders from some of the best local breweries around! And with over 70 craft beers/ciders to choose from, you won't be disappointed.

Enjoy a day of fun at the park, and take in some good music and great eats at our third annual Brew & BBQ Festival. Entry to the event is FREE with park admission!