BACKYARD focuses on those living in the dense concrete jungle of Toronto itching to get outside to play in a culture craving market. Hosted once per month, we bring a whole new meaning to reconnect in an open outdoor, safe environment. Filled with good eats, live music, workshops, night markets + brand experience popped up across a full city block. Start in the sunny afternoon exploring + go late into the evening.
June edition celebrates PRIDE.
Who is it for?
Tickets : Free
Site-wide programming. Free for all ages. Everyone is welcome.
How to get tickets?
WHEN & WHERE
Date: Saturday June 19, 2021 | 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Pride Night Market: big vibes all night to showcase local 2SLGBTQ+ business, brands + creative.
Night market will have handfuls of vendors.
Located within the Community Lane, 5:00pm-9:00pm. Vendor list TBA.
All Day Programming:
The Grove at Belgian Moon Brewery: featuring an extraordinary outdoor experience, filled with orange trees + #artfullycrafted everything – exclusive draught, fried chicken, welcome brews + summer swag. Located on the West Patio, 12:00pm-11:00pm.
Quell + Chef Keith & Friends: artisanal pop up, students from Thistletown High School fundraising + sell goods. Live in Courtyard 1, 12:00pm-4:00pm.
hArt Movement Workshops: fun physical warm up workshops for all ages. Tickets TBA shortly, 3 classes available. Pop up in the Lookout, 1:00pm-4:00pm.
DIYSkate: Activating the No Skateboarding Pride installation all day for big ramp vibes. Located in the Community Lane, 12:00pm- 10:00pm.
Yohomo ISO Radio Takeover: 2SLGBTQ+ DJs all day streaming in the Community Lane, 12:00pm-10:00pm.
All Blood is Equal Installation: The Body Shop showcases the All Blood is Equal installation. Sign the petition to end blood donation discrimination towards the 2SLGBTQ+ community. Located off of the Community Lane.
The Invisible Majority exhibit: is a body work created by Toronto based photographer/visual artist/storyteller Zahra Siddiqui. Located in the Pocket Park // Community Lane.
GURU Pop Up: test out the latest from GURU. Located in the Community Lane, 12:00pm-9:00pm.
Venue & Address
stackt market, 28 Bathurst Street