Festivals in Toronto

Upcoming Festivals in Toronto


23 May

Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor Street West, Toronto

May 23, 2018 To May 27, 2018

$21 & up

This year’s 21C Music Festival will once again run over five days and consist of eight concerts, featuring 5 world, 17 Canadian, 11 Ontario, and 4 Toronto premieres. At this ...  »

23 May

Various Venues, Toronto

May 23, 2018 To June 3, 2018

Free & Ticketed Events

SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival is Canada’s premier a cappella festival (singing without instruments) held every year in May. Sixteen festival concerts will span an ...  »

24 May

Yonge–Dundas Square, 1 Dundas St E, Toronto

May 24, 2018 To May 27, 2018

FREE

Toronto's first Poutine Fest! Join us at Yonge-Dundas Square to try some of Canada's best food trucks and over 50 varieties of gourmet poutine.  »

24 May

Schomberg Fair Grounds, 319 Main Street, Schomberg

May 24, 2018 To May 27, 2018

Free to $12

168th Fair Theme “Country Roots and Cowboy Boots” Don’t miss the 168th annual Schomberg Fair! From livestock demonstrations to the midway to the demolition derby, the ...  »

25 May

Various Venues, Mississauga

May 25, 2018 To May 27, 2018

0.00

The 33rd anniversary of Carassauga; Festival of Cultures will be one of the biggest attractions this summer as we stand as one of the largest multicultural showcases ...  »

25 May

CN Tower, Front Street West, Toronto

May 25, 2018 To May 26, 2018

$10 & up

Each spring in Toronto since 2014, the IWCC presents the next annual digital content festival, T.O. WEBFEST, to support, connect, promote and celebrate independent content creators from ...  »

26 May

Toronto

May 26, 2018 To May 27, 2018

416-392-2489

Free

Doors Open Toronto 2018 theme to celebrate Toronto's thriving film industry The annual event showcases some of the most architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across the ...  »

26 May

Echo Beach, 909 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto

May 26, 2018

$39.50 +fees.

The largest, all-Canadian music festival will include headliner July Talk along with A Tribe Called Red, Charlotte Day Wilson,  The Rural Alberta Advantage and Northern Touch All-Stars. ...  »

26 May

Iroquois Park Grounds, 500 Victoria Street West, Whitby

May 26, 2018 To May 27, 2018

Free

With its continued success, Food Truck Frenzy Whitby has become the Finest Foodie Festival in Durham Region. For 2018 we  have over 30 of the best street food vendors ...  »

26 May

Aki Studio, 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto

May 26, 2018

$20 to $30

A celebration of dance through cinematic and performance mediums, Lights Dance Festival wants to bring dance to larger audiences, and to showcase a diverse array of dance ...  »

26 May

Harbourfront Centre, 245 Queens Quay West, Toronto

May 26, 2018 To May 27, 2018

$25

Beanstock Coffee Festival is a not-for-profit initiative to showcase the best coffees that Canada has to offer. Held in an abandoned warehouse, the two-day event will showcase ...  »

26 May

Woodbine Mall, 500 Rexdale Blvd, Toronto

May 26, 2018

$8 to $27

Children’s festival with live entertainment including pony rides, petting zoo, bouncy castles and slides, face painting, kids dance, kids stage and kids village, kids dance and ...  »

29 May

Varios Venues, Toronto

May 29, 2018 To June 4, 2018

0 - $12

ReelAbilities Film Festival: Toronto (RAFFTO), Canada’s largest film festival dedicated to showcasing Deaf and disability cultures returns for its third year with 25 films. Screening in various ...  »

30 May

Monarch Tavern, & The Commons Theatre and Studios, Toronto

May 30, 2018 To June 3, 2018

$15 & up

The Toronto Festival of Clowns aims to bring together clowns and physical theatre artists of all disciplines and backgrounds and provide a common space to showcase their ...  »

31 May

Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas Street West, Toronto

May 31, 2018 To June 10, 2018

$15 & up

Each year the LULAWORLD festival showcases new work and collaborations by local and international Latin, Brazilian, jazz, folk and global artists. In addition to three CD releases, ...  »

01 Jun

99 Sudbury St, Toronto

June 1, 2018 To June 3, 2018

$7.75

There’s no denying Toronto’s love affair with brunch. It’s like breakfast without the alarm clock. It’s like lunch without having to go back ...  »

01 Jun

Dundas Street West, Toronto

June 1, 2018 To June 2, 2018

Free

Join us as The Dundas West Fest celebrates the vibrant community by highlighting much of what it is has to offer. The annual Dundas West Festival invites ...  »

01 Jun

Sony Centre, 1 Front St. E., Toronto

June 1, 2018 To June 2, 2018

$21 - $26

Breakin’ Convention, the world’s biggest festival of hip hop dance theatre, returns June 1-2 to the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts! Breakin’ Convention is an ...  »

01 Jun

Various Venues, Toronto

June 1, 2018 To June 3, 2018

416-979-4569

Free-$25.00

The 50+ festival celebrates the continuing contribution of the older adult to culture, to society, and to life itself, and this year marks a decade of the festival. ...  »

02 Jun

Garrison Common,100 Garrison Rd, Toronto

June 2, 2018 To June 3, 2018

$80.00 & up

2018: Metric · Yeah Yeah Yeahs · Bahamas · Alvvays · Allan Rayman · Japandroids · Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue · Noname · Deer Tick · Jacob Banks · The Barr Brothers · Middle Kids · Charlotte Cardin · Cuco · Allie ...  »

02 Jun

Cosmo Music, 10 Via Renzo Drive, Richmond Hill

June 2, 2018

Free

Main stage acts are returning favourite, BIG WRECK, Canadian icons APRIL WINE and KIM MITCHELL, as well as BIF NAKED, and guitar virtuoso, RICHIE KOTZEN.  »

02 Jun

Mod Club Theatre, 722 College Street, Toronto

June 2, 2018 To June 3, 2018

416-904-6889

$20 to $25.00

The Toronto Funk and Soul Festival is a celebration of Toronto’s thriving funk, soul, and neo-soul artists. Festival goers will also be treated to performances by ...  »

02 Jun

300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga

June 2, 2018

Free

The Mississauga Ukrainian Festival at Celebration Square will bring a sample of the culture, cuisine and crafts of Canadians who are of Ukrainian heritage. The Festival will ...  »

02 Jun

Riverside Neighborhood,Toronto

June 2, 2018

Free

Taste the Eats and feel the Beats in Toronto’s Riverside neighbourhood! Riverside’s Annual Streetfest spans 10 vibrant blocks along historic Queen Street East between the Don ...  »

02 Jun

Various Venues, Unionville, Markham

June 2, 2018 To June 3, 2018

Free

The Unionville Festival is a celebration of the rich heritage, culture and community of this historic village. We’ll have the traditional Saturday morning Parade, the Fun ...  »

02 Jun

Yonge-Dundas Square, 1 Dundas St E, Toronto

June 2, 2018

Free

desiFEST (presented by TD and powered by TELUS) is set to celebrate its 12th year of great music and talent. desiFEST is a free event and we ...  »

04 Jun

Bad Dog Comedy Theatre, Bloor Street West, Toronto

June 4, 2018 To June 9, 2018

$5 & up

A week-long comedy party bringing together some of the most exciting, talented, boundary-pushing improvisers from across North America (and beyond!) to showcase what they do best, teach ...  »

06 Jun

Venues across the city, Toronto

June 6, 2018 To June 24, 2018

4163683100

Varies

Featuring Canadian and international works that explore, celebrate and respond to Toronto’s diverse and multicultural make-up, the 11th annual festival opens with Tributaries, a free, large-scale ...  »

07 Jun

Alumnae Theatre Company, Berkeley Street, Toronto

June 7, 2018 To June 16, 2018

$15 & up

The inspiraTO Theatre Festival, Canada’s largest ten-minute play festival, is getting ready to take on Toronto. This season there are five different shows with a total ...  »

07 Jun

Lithuanian Hall, 1573 Bloor Street West, Toronto

June 7, 2018 To June 10, 2018

$15 & up

A four day celebration of Argentine Tango, with workshops for all levels, practicas, milongas, performances and more. Explore and enrich your passion for this captivating dance at ...  »

07 Jun

Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Court, North York

June 7, 2018 To June 27, 2018

$10 to $12

The Toronto Japanese Film festival is dedicated to showcasing the finest Japanese films that have been recognized for excellence by Japanese audiences and critics, international film festival ...  »

08 Jun

Various Venues, Toronto

June 8, 2018 To June 17, 2018

Free & Ticketed Events

NXNE is a ten day music and arts festival. Primarily a music focussed festival, NXNE  also includes films, Interactive and Gaming Conference and talks. Now in its 24...  »

08 Jun

Milton Fairgrounds , 136 Robert Street, Milton

June 8, 2018 To June 10, 2018

$7 & up

Bring the family out for a great time. There will be over 50 types of mac and cheese to choose from. There will be live entertainment, carnival rides ...  »

08 Jun

Various Venues, Ontario

June 8, 2018 To June 17, 2018

Free & Ticketed Events

Ontario Craft Beer Week is a province-wide festival that celebrates the independent, locally-based craft beer industry in Ontario and exposes consumers to the premium quality and culture ...  »

08 Jun

West Island Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto

June 8, 2018 To June 10, 2018

$9.00

A TAVOLA is a food celebration of everything Italian culture has to offer - delicious cocktails, wines, and food flavours from our most talented Italian restaurants and ...  »

08 Jun

The Royal, College Street, Toronto

June 8, 2018 To June 9, 2018

Toronto True Crime Film Festival is a 2-day film festival dedicated to true crime on the big screen, including both documentary films and fictionalized films based on ...  »

09 Jun

Downsview Park, 35 Carl Hall Road, Toronto

June 9, 2018 To June 10, 2018

416-249-4000

$8

Toronto’s second annual Foodalicious Food Festival takes over Downsview Park! Enjoy great food, live music and attractions from some of Toronto’s top local vendors and ...  »

09 Jun

The Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens, 155 Arena St, Oshawa

June 9, 2018 To June 10, 2018

Free

The City of Oshawa is hosting the  annual Peony Festival at the Oshawa Valley Botanical Gardens. The popular festival celebrates horticulture, arts and heritage. Many of the ...  »

09 Jun

Roncesvalles Village, 412 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto

June 9, 2018

Free

Community Art & Music Festival. Sidewalk sale, kids’ activities, family entertainment, art party, BBQ zone, and 10 hours of live music. Who is it for? all-ages FREE WHEN &...  »

09 Jun

Mississauga Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga

June 9, 2018

Free

Mississauga’s annual Polish cultural festival features live music, traditional food and drinks, a kids’ zone and much more! Expect a full day of exciting attractions for ...  »

09 Jun

Brampton Fairgrounds, 12942 Heart Lake Rd, Caledon

June 9, 2018 To June 10, 2018

Free

Join us for the fun-filled Brampton Kite Fest! Free admission, kites to decorate, entertainment! KiteFest is an eco-friendly, family-friendly event that celebrates multiculturalism – especially South and East ...  »

10 Jun

Dufferin Mall, 900 Dufferin St, Toronto

June 10, 2018

$5 to $15

Toronto Life’s 2018 Doughnut Festival Presented by Dufferin Mall You’re invited to Toronto Life’s second Doughnut Festival in partnership with Dufferin Mall, celebrating some of ...  »

14 Jun

350 King St W Toronto

June 14, 2018 To June 22, 2018

416-551-4615

$13 + HST

Come and join us for the seventh edition of the Italian Contemporary Film Festival, which takes place on June 14 to 22, 2018! The festival comprises over 90 film screenings of ...  »

15 Jun

Ontario Place, Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto

June 15, 2018 To June 17, 2018

$9.95 to $14.95

Tacos, guacamole, churros, tequila, hot sauce and everything Mexican! An electric atmosphere showcasing Toronto’s best and most celebrated chefs with an authentic Mexican twist. Guests will ...  »

15 Jun

College St., between Bathurst and Shaw, Toronto

June 15, 2018 To June 17, 2018

519-902-7456

0

The Mastro and San Daniele Taste of Little Italy is a summer tradition for many Toronto residences and beyond. The festival is a community celebration showcasing local ...  »

15 Jun

Memorial Park, 20 Lakeshore Road East, Mississauga

June 15, 2018 To June 17, 2018

905 891-0002

Free

50+ Things to Do with Kids this Summer in Mississauga The Mississsauga Waterfront Festival is three incredible days of thrilling and exciting fun for the whole family. Parents ...  »

15 Jun

The Royal Cinema, 608 College St, Toronto

June 15, 2018 To June 16, 2018

$12-$20

***Join us at The Royal Cinema – Toronto  for the 7th annual Breakthroughs Film Festival***   Breakthroughs is the only festival in Canada devoted exclusively to short films ...  »

15 Jun

Little Italy, Toronto

June 15, 2018 To June 17, 2018

Free

Greenpark brings you The 52nd CHIN International Picnic! Celebrating another year as Torontonians line up the streets to embrace multiculturalism & diversity in Canada. For the fourth ...  »

15 Jun

141 Main St N, Markham

June 15, 2018 To June 17, 2018

Free

Come out to Markham Main St. to listen to music, dance, shop, dine and eat all kinds of food! Largest free, family-oriented music festival in York Region. ...  »

16 Jun

7256 Bell School Line, Milton

June 16, 2018 To June 17, 2018

(905) 878-4908

Free

Springridge Farm’s wildly successful Food Truck Festival merges agricultural entertainment with a unique culinary experience. “This event is surefire fun for fathers, families and foodies,” says ...  »

16 Jun

Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto

June 16, 2018

4165000007

0

Family Fun Day with Chinese Culture Fun, Food, Cultures, Arts, Entertainment, Music, Dance, Sports, … – Free Entrance and not Ticket – Free Stage Shows and Performances – Talent Show Competition – ...  »

16 Jun

Highland Creek Village, Scarborough

June 16, 2018

Free

The Highland Creek Heritage Festival celebrates one of the earliest settlements in the Scarborough community with a fun filled day of music, food and entertainment for the ...  »

16 Jun

Centre Island, Toronto

June 16, 2018 To June 17, 2018

Free for Spectators

On average, over 5,000 athletes participating in the heritage dragon boat race with over 80 local artists, artisans and heritage performers, 200+ volunteers participating in this 2-day festival. The Festival ...  »

17 Jun

1200 Bay Street, Toronto

June 17, 2018

Free

On Father’s Day 2018, Bloor-Yorkville, Toronto’s destination for high-end boutiques, restaurants and hotels will play host to the 6th annual Yorkville Exotic Car Show. Walk along ...  »

20 Jun

Castlepoint Numa, Toronto

June 20, 2018 To August 22, 2018

$15

Toronto’s Open Roof Festival (ORF), celebrating indie film and music, returns for its eighth season, with screenings every Wednesday for 10 weeks. The Festival offers urbanites an ...  »

22 Jun

Ontario Place, 995 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto

June 22, 2018 To June 24, 2018

$25.00 - $55.00

Join us to celebrate independent craft brewers at the annual Toronto Craft Beer Festival. The festival will feature a wide variety of finely made craft beers and ...  »

22 Jun

Kennedy Rd., Markham

June 22, 2018 To June 24, 2018

Free

Each summer, Markham sees the coming together of dazzling cultural performances, culinary artists, iconic celebrities, dignitaries, sports fans, artisans and food connoisseurs. This year’s event will ...  »

22 Jun

Yorkville, Toronto

June 22, 2018 To July 1, 2018

Free and ticketed events

One of the premiere jazz festivals in North America, the TD Toronto Jazz Festival celebrates its 32nd edition when it runs from June 22 – July 1, 2018. With more than 1,500 ...  »

22 Jun

Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga

June 22, 2018 To June 23, 2018

Free

The TD IRIE Music Festival is celebrating its 16th anniversary as one of the GTA’s most highly anticipated summer events. Taking place at Mississauga Celebration Square, ...  »

22 Jun

Church and Wellesley Village, Toronto

June 22, 2018 To June 24, 2018

Free

Over 1 million people attend each year to take part in one of the world’s largest LGBTQ festivals, and 2018 will be no exception. Festival favourites – the Dyke ...  »

22 Jun

Toronto Waterfront

June 22, 2018 To June 24, 2018

Free

It’s going to be INCREDIBALL! The Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by Billy Bishop Airport, is back on the Toronto waterfront June 22-24 with carefree fun, endless ...  »

23 Jun

Fort York, 250 Fort York Blvd, Toronto

June 23, 2018

416-651-6750

Free

Na-Me-Res (Native Men’s Residence) Traditional Pow Wow-A Community Festival to Celebrate Canada’s National Aboriginal Day. The event features traditional dancing, drumming, feast, giveaway, kids’ area, ...  »

23 Jun

RBC Echo Beach, 909 Lakeshore Blvd. W., Ontario Place, Toronto

June 23, 2018 To June 24, 2018

$129 & up

Bud Light Dreams Music Festival is a 19+ boutique festival experience for a discerning electronic music fan, taking place at East Island – Ontario Place in downtown Toronto, on ...  »

23 Jun

Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto

June 23, 2018 To June 24, 2018

4165000007

Free

The Most Largest Multicultural Festival of Canada – Hundreds of Performances – Over 50 languages and communities 2 Days of Family Festival with amazing activities for all (children to seniors). Special ...  »

23 Jun

Eglinton Ave W, Toronto

June 23, 2018 To June 24, 2018

Free

FREE Admission, Midway Rides & Bouncies! Flavours of Fairbank is back as we close down Eglinton from Dufferin to Ronald Streets! We’ll have FREE rides, kids’ ...  »

23 Jun

Woodbridge Fairground, 100 Porter Avenue, Vaughan

June 23, 2018 To June 24, 2018

6479248992

0-$20

At Flavours of Our world we decided to put together a buffet like no other in the world. We have food from around the world cooked and ...  »

23 Jun

Port Union Village Common Park, Toronto

June 23, 2018

Free

Port Union Summer Festival. Events include free Carnival Rides,Mini-motorcycles, 5KM Walk/Run, 10KM run, Firefighter’s Bouncer and games, Entertainment with local bands and more! Other ...  »

24 Jun

Christie Pits Park, Bloor Street West, Toronto

June 24, 2018 To August 19, 2018

Free/PWYC

This summer, join your friends and neighbours at Christie Pits Park for a cinematic journey from city to city around the world! Cinematic Cities marks the festival’...  »

29 Jun

Centennial Park, 156 Centennial Park Rd, Toronto

June 29, 2018 To July 2, 2018

Free

The Rotary Club of Etobicoke invites you to kick off the summer at our 19th annual Toronto Ribfest. Toronto Ribfest is the major fundraising activity for Rotary ...  »

29 Jun

Woodbine Racetrack, 555 Rexdale Blvd, Toronto

June 29, 2018 To July 1, 2018

Starting $45

The 2018 Queen’s Plate Festival will kick off on Friday, June 29 with a concert by three-time GRAMMY Award winner and country music superstar, Brad Paisley. Six-time JUNO ...  »

02 Jul

Toronto, ON

July 2, 2018 To July 22, 2018

Varies

The biggest fiesta north of the border,TD Salsa in Toronto Festival is a week-long celebration of Latin music, dance, food and culture which takes place. TD ...  »

06 Jul

The Beach, Toronto

July 6, 2018 To July 29, 2018

Free

The annual Beaches International Jazz Festival showcases jazz, blues, big band, vocalists, African, Caribbean, reggae, hip-hop, South American, Latin, rhythm and blues and more. Sounds of Leslieville &...  »

06 Jul

Tudhope Park, 500 Atherley Road, Orillia

July 6, 2018 To July 8, 2018

$87 & up

2018: WALK OFF THE EARTH · BAHAMAS · ANGELIQUE FRANCIS · BILL PLASKETT · JOE PLASKETT · DANNY MICHEL · LARKIN POE · MOLLY TUTTLE · PORT CITIES · GOOD LOVELIES · A.J. CROCE · EARLE AND COFFIN · ...  »

06 Jul

Mel Lastman Square, Yonge Street, Toronto

July 6, 2018 To July 27, 2018

Free

Cultura is a weekly Friday night Summer festival in July that brings the community together for a celebration of music, food art and film at Mel Lastman ...  »

07 Jul

Woodbine Park, 1695 Queen street East, Toronto

July 7, 2018 To July 8, 2018

Free

Afrofest ignites the spirit of African culture in the heart of Toronto, one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. Afrofest seeks to share the ...  »

07 Jul

St. Clair Ave West, Toronto

July 7, 2018 To July 8, 2018

Free!

The FREE TD Salsa on St. Clair Street Festival takes over Toronto,  transforming St. Clair Avenue West into Canada’s biggest salsa party featuring local and international ...  »

07 Jul

NEOB Lavender -Niagara Essential Oils & Blends, 785 Niagara Stone Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake

July 7, 2018 To July 8, 2018

$5 to $20

Join us at the 9th annual neob Lavender Festival in Niagara On The Lake. The neob Lavender Festival is a celebration of the end of the harvest ...  »

12 Jul

Memorial Park, Port Credit, Mississauga

July 12, 2018 To July 15, 2018

905-510-0665

Free - $5

RibFest is an exciting four day event featuring a wide range of vendors selling BBQ ribs, chicken and so much more. Ribfest hosts 12+ vendors selling BBQ ribs ...  »

12 Jul

Various Venues, Toronto

July 12, 2018 To August 4, 2018

$20 & up

Toronto Summer Music Festival brings outstanding classical music experiences to the city in the summer with a program featuring renowned Canadian and international artists in 20+ mainstage concerts, ...  »

13 Jul

Exhibition Place, Toronto

July 13, 2018 To July 15, 2018

1-877-725-8849

Free - $185

The Honda Indy Toronto features a 2.84 km (1.755 mile), 11-turn temporary street course located in downtown Toronto. The track is constructed throughout and around Exhibition Place grounds and ...  »

14 Jul

Downtown, Toronto, ON

July 14, 2018 To July 15, 2018

Free

The Festival of India will bring South Asia’s most endearing spiritual culture to the heart of downtown Toronto in a contemporary, exhilarating, and family-friendly fashion. In ...  »

21 Jul

Regent Park, 600 Dundas St E, Toronto

July 21, 2018 To July 22, 2018

Free

Muhtadi International Drumming Festival is a two-day multicultural extravaganza that showcases 30 plus performers/groups playing an eclectic array of drums from a beautiful mix of nations.  Drumbeats ...  »

21 Jul

Holiday Gardens, 3315 Sideline 4, Pickering

July 21, 2018

0-$25

1st Annual BRITFEST Canada, bringing together the British and Canadian community. The day will compose of British Vendors & Cars, British Modern DJ's, Live Bands and Giveaways. Rain ...  »

21 Jul

Neilson Park - Scarborough

July 21, 2018

Free

Come out and see the future of Carnival! Join the young producers, performers, and presenters as they put their imprint on the Festival. The Peeks Toronto Caribbean ...  »

21 Jul

Bloor Street West, between Dufferin and Lansdowne., Toronto

July 21, 2018

Free.

The outdoor street festival liberates Bloor Street between Dufferin and Lansdowne for a celebratory car-free weekend, while animating West of Lansdowne along Bloor, and parts of the ...  »

22 Jul

Earlscourt Park, 1200 Lansdowne Ave, Toronto

July 22, 2018

Free

The Toronto International BrazilFest is recognized as the largest Brazilian cultural event in Canada. The rhythms of Brazil will be expressed and celebrated with the help of ...  »

22 Jul

The Fifth Social Club, 225 Richmond Street West, Toronto

July 22, 2018

905-424-1044

$35-$60

Caesar Fest is ramping up to be Canada’s largest dedicated festival paying homage to this proudly Canadian iconic drink. Get your tickets and join us this ...  »

26 Jul

Bandshell Park, 200 Princes' Blvd. , Toronto

July 26, 2018 To July 29, 2018

$30 - $150

Toronto’s Festival of Beer is a celebration of Canada’s rich brewing history, hosted by experts of the brewing craft from around the world. Featuring 300+ brands ...  »

27 Jul

Richmond Green Sports Centre and Park, 1300 Elgin Mills Road East, Richmond Hill

July 27, 2018 To July 29, 2018

Free

Ribfest is a three-day outdoor event that features professional rib teams travelling to Richmond Hill from across North America. Ribbers cook and compete for various Best titles (...  »

27 Jul

Ontario Place West Island, 955 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto

July 27, 2018 To July 29, 2018

$9.00

From July 27th to the 29th HAROLD’s Fish Festival invites you this summer to come and try the best seafood Toronto has to offer at West ...  »

28 Jul

Mel Lastman Square, Yonge Street, North York

July 28, 2018

Free

Torontoʻs first and only united celebration of Polynesian culture that will include dance and musical performances, food and crafts at Mel Lastman Square  »

28 Jul

Guild Park and Gardens, 201 Guildwood Pkwy., Toronto

July 28, 2018 To July 29, 2018

416-392-4008

FREE

The Guild Alive with Culture Arts Festival is an outdoor event held in Scarborough’s Guild Park and Gardens. Featuring artists, artisan vendors, liver performances, beer garden ...  »

03 Aug

Woodbine Park, Queen Street East

August 3, 2018 To August 6, 2018

Free

Come Join Us at Woodbine Park For Great Food! Cold Beer! Live Music! & Eating Challenges! Bring your Friends! Bring your Family! Come and enjoy some delicious ...  »

03 Aug

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

August 3, 2018 To August 6, 2018

Free

Soak up some island flavour on the waterfront and experience the rich legacy of Caribbean music heard throughout Canada and around the world. Arts in the Caribbean ...  »

04 Aug

Cobourg Beach, 138 Division St, Cobourg

August 4, 2018

1-888-262-6874

Free Admission

Dig up your shovels and pails and get down and dirty in Cobourg this summer for the Annual Sandcastle Festival! Also come and enjoy a free movie ...  »

04 Aug

Downsview Park, 35 Carl Hall Rd, Toronto

August 4, 2018 To August 5, 2018

$159.50 & up

2018 Artist Lineup    DJ Snake · Marshmello · Martin Garrix · Migos Plus many more  »

05 Aug

Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St W, Toronto

August 5, 2018

416-735-9954

Free

With around 50 + different Indian cuisines to sample, Taste of India Food Festival is a foodie utopia. If you’re serious about food you can’t afford to ...  »

09 Aug

Centennial Park , 256 Centennial Park Rd, Toronto

August 9, 2018 To August 12, 2018

$8 & up

JerkFest is an annual event celebrating jerk cuisine and Caribbean culture organized by not-for-profit organization Caribbean Promotions Arts & Culture Inc. It was initially started in 2002 to ...  »

10 Aug

35 Sherwood Dr, Brantford

August 10, 2018 To August 12, 2018

519-754-0169

Free

The Brantford Kinsmen Annual Ribfest is a family-friendly festival is one of Brantford’s most anticipated summer events, welcoming more than 24,000 people. Enjoy a weekend full of ...  »

10 Aug

The Esplanade N, Pickering

August 10, 2018 To August 12, 2018

Free

Come Join Us at The Esplanade Park For Great Food! Cold Beer! Eating Challenges! Live Music! And Children’s Village! Bring your Friends! Bring your Family! Come ...  »

10 Aug

Location TBA, Toronto

August 10, 2018 To August 12, 2018

416.949.6150

Free

Waterfront Night Market(WNM) will treat attendees to an exciting outdoor culinary experience featuring an enticing selection of Asian theme ‘street food’ and merchandise for an all-out ...  »

10 Aug

Greek Town, Danforth Ave & Pape Ave, Toronto

August 10, 2018 To August 12, 2018

(416) 469-5634

Free Admission

The Taste of the Danforth is Canada’s largest street Festival, welcoming 1.65 million attendees annually. As we enter our 25th year, the Festival is set to be ...  »

10 Aug

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

August 10, 2018 To August 12, 2018

Free

Harbourfront Centre is proud to present Habari Africa Festival, co-produced by Batuki Music Society. Returning for its fifth edition, this three-day festival celebrates the rich and diverse ...  »

17 Aug

Main Street Unionville, Markham

August 17, 2018 To August 19, 2018

9054715299

Free access

The TD Markham Jazz Festival is an exciting and vibrant five-day event featuring well known professional jazz musicians performing on three stages on beautiful Main Street Unionville, ...  »

17 Aug

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

August 17, 2018 To August 19, 2018

Varies

Since its debut in 2002, the Festival has presented dozens of Toronto debuts, has given a platform to hundreds of Canadian artists, partnered with most of the key ...  »

17 Aug

Danforth, 3345 Danforth Ave, Toronto

August 17, 2018 To August 18, 2018

416-693-8300.

Free

Back for the 8th year is the “Wheels on the Danforth” Street Festival presented by the Crossroads of the Danforth BIA. Saturday’s event is a Car ...  »

17 Aug

CNE

Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON

August 17, 2018 To September 3, 2018

416-263-3330

Admission prices vary.

Taking place over the 18 days leading up to and including Labour Day, the CNE offers a wide variety of entertainment and events including Bandshell concerts, celebrity chef ...  »

18 Aug

Various Venues, Toronto

August 18, 2018 To August 19, 2018

TBA

CAMP WAVELENGTH is an intimate, community-based alternative to the usual summer music festival experience, and a weekend staycation getaway like no other. Toronto’s ONLY outdoor music ...  »

18 Aug

1426A Gerrard St E, Toronto

August 18, 2018 To August 19, 2018

416-465-8513

Free

The 16th annual Festival of South Asia will take place on August 18 & 19 at the Gerrard India Bazaar, Toronto. It is the longest -running South Asian street ...  »

18 Aug

Chinatown, Toronto

August 18, 2018 To August 19, 2018

Free

Join us for Dragon Dance & Lion Dance, Traditional Dancing & Opera Performances, Kung Fu Performances, Art & Culture Booths, Multi-Cultural Street Food - BBQ squid, bubble tea, bubble waffle ...  »

24 Aug

Sherbourne Common, 61 Dockside Drive, Toronto

August 24, 2018 To August 25, 2018

$30 - $60

Winner of the Notable Best Festival Award in 2017, Toronto Cider Festival will be once again creating an environment where Toronto’s vibrant community can kick back, relax ...  »

24 Aug

Confederation Park, 250 Dolly Varden Blvd, Toronto

August 24, 2018 To August 26, 2018

Free

The Scarborough Community Multicultural Festival, returns for the 3rd year where it brings multiculturalism and culture together. The Scarborough Community Multicultural Festival is an exciting 3-day cultural ...  »

24 Aug

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

August 24, 2018 To August 26, 2018

Free

TAIWANfest continues the Dialogues with Asia Series, connecting Canadian and Taiwanese arts and culture with another island nation – the Philippines. Join us to learn, grow, and re-define ...  »

24 Aug

Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge St, Toronto

August 24, 2018 To August 26, 2018

Free

Come to Mel Lastman Square to enjoy great food, traditional Korean dances and music, as well as performances from our talented local artists. Spectators can enjoy a ...  »

25 Aug

Yonge - Dundas Square, 585 Dundas St E, Toronto.

August 25, 2018 To August 26, 2018

Free

The Pan American Food & Music Festival (PAFMF) is Canada’s only annual festival that celebrates the Western Hemisphere’s rich diversity of cuisine, music and art. It ...  »

25 Aug

Albert Campbell Square, 150 Borough Drive, Scarborough

August 25, 2018 To August 26, 2018

4163451613

FREE

The Award-Winning Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest (SACF) is back for an unforgettable experience! The dynamic and engaging festival will celebrate the diversity of African and Caribbean cultures through ...  »

25 Aug

Markham Road, Between McNicoll Avenue & Passmore Avenue, Scarborough

August 25, 2018 To August 26, 2018

4162400078

Free entry

Tamil Fest 2018 is the largest Tamil street festival of its kind outside of the Indian subcontinent. Last year crowds exceeded 200,000 people including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over ...  »

28 Aug

Harbourfront Centre. 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto

August 28, 2018 To September 3, 2018

Most events are free.

The Ashkenaz Festival is North America’s premier celebration of global Jewish music and culture. The Festival’s adventurous multidisciplinary programming celebrates Jewish creativity in all its ...  »

31 Aug

Woodbine Park, 1590 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto

August 31, 2018 To September 3, 2018

Admission by donation.

Epilepsy Toronto is proud to announce that the 18th annual Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy will,take place in Woodbine Park in the Beach, and the festival ...  »

31 Aug

Mel Lastman Square, 5100 Yonge Street, North York

August 31, 2018 To September 3, 2018

Free

Hispanic Fiesta a four day celebration filled with the splendid sounds, tempting treats and colorful culture that Hispanic heritage is famous for. Featuring 300 local, national and International ...  »

07 Sep

Bloor Street West, from Prince Edward Drive to Montgomery Road, Toronto

September 7, 2018 To September 9, 2018

(416) 239-8243

Free

Family Festival Discover international cuisines, continuous live entertainment and fresh food at Taste of the Kingsway! This Annual festival is a renowned culinary and entertainment experience. Over 150 ...  »

08 Sep

Cabbagetown, Toronto

September 8, 2018 To September 9, 2018

416-921-0857

$0

The 42nd annual Cabbagetown Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday September 8th and 9th in downtown Toronto. This FREE event is packed with activities for everyone. From ...  »

14 Sep

Various Venues, Toronto

September 14, 2018 To September 22, 2018

Free & Ticketed Events

Toronto Beer Week (TBW) is a collective series of events dedicated to the celebration and advancement of the craft beer movement. TBW showcases authentically brewed and flavourful ...  »

14 Sep

Madoc Fairgrounds, 47 Cooper Road, Madoc

September 14, 2018 To September 16, 2018

613-473-1524

$6

Established in 1905, Madoc has a great country fair. Come out and have fun! Experience the animal shows, horse pulls & shows, tractor & truck pulls, home crafts, ...  »

14 Sep

Bloor West Village, Toronto, ON

September 14, 2018 To September 16, 2018

416 410 9965

Free

Discover Ukrainian culture in Canada and share the Ukrainian spirit at North America’s largest Ukrainian Street Festival. This is your opportunity to experience Ukrainian culture and ...  »

15 Sep

Roncesvalles Village, 156 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto

September 15, 2018 To September 16, 2018

647-892-1741

Free

Polish Food, music and culture celebrated at North America’s largest Polish Festival Fun for the whole family The Roncesvalles Polish Festival is easy to get to ...  »

15 Sep

Centre Island, Toronto

September 15, 2018

(416) 487-1566

$15 to $30

St Patrick's Parade Society Toronto are proud to present Toronto's first celtic dance and music festival.  »

16 Sep

Artscape Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie Street, Toronto

September 16, 2018

4168887829

$5

8th Annual Toronto Garlic Festival features Ontario farmers selling garlic and chefs cooking with garlic. Stock up on your winter supply of fresh garlic, taste delicious garlic-inspired ...  »

21 Sep

Memorial Park, 36 Queen St., Port Hope

September 21, 2018 To September 23, 2018

6476317117

$29-$69

The 2017 Culinary Event of the Year is a family friendly, farm-to-festival celebration of local food, drink, art and culture in downtown Port Hope. Dozens of local food ...  »

22 Sep

Mel Lastman Square Rink, 5100 Yonge St, North York

September 22, 2018 To September 23, 2018

4165000007

0

The Canada Kids Festival 2018 is an amusing family event, free to attend by all. We strive to achieve our goal of packing as many non-stop, fun-filled, and ...  »

23 Sep

Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto

September 23, 2018

Free

The Word On The Street is a non-profit organization that celebrates Canadian reading, writing, and champions literacy primarily through a free, annual outdoor festival. Each September, in ...  »

29 Sep

Various locations, Toronto, ON

September 29, 2018 To September 30, 2018

Free

For one sleepless night, the familiar will be discarded and Toronto will transform into an artistic playground, offering a series of exhilarating contemporary art experiences in unexpected ...  »

20 Oct

Garrison Common, Fort York, Toronto

October 20, 2018 To October 21, 2018

0 - $15

TORONTO SOUP FESTIVAL is a two-day outdoor festival serving up some of the best soups in the City! This inaugural food festival will feature local restaurants and ...  »


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