20 Awesome Things $5 Can Get You In Toronto

Cheap thrills in the city.
20 Awesome Things $5 Can Get You In Toronto

Looking for something fun to do in Toronto but you only have $5 in your wallet? Not to worry – there are actually a few things you could spend that bill on for a whole lot of fun!

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$5 in Toronto gets you…


Admission to a rap show at Handlebar.

$5 per person


One of many traditional Chinese bao (stuffed buns) and dim sum at Mean Bao

Less than $5 on most menu items


Ice skate rentals for an outdoor skating session at the free-to-use Evergreen Brickworks skating rink

$5 per person


Movie tickets to Rainbow Cinemas on Tuesdays

$5 per ticket


A spot in a Humpback Yoga class at the Gladstone Hotel on Wednesdays

$5 per person


A glorious Nutella Banana Smores Empanada at The Empanada Company

$4.50 per empanada


The suggested donation for pay-what-you-can admission Thursdays at the Bata Shoe Museum

$5 suggested donaton per person


A spot in a Brazilian Zouk dance class by Mazouka Dance at Trinity St. Paul’s on Saturdays

$5 per person


Admission to drop-in basketball at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre

$3.50 pay-as-you-go


Three games of 10-pin bowling at the West Bowlerama on Sundays

$1.50 per game per person


A French manicure at the Lovely Nail Salon

$5 nail service


Anything on El Furniture Warehouse‘s food menu

Everything is priced at $4.95


A good laugh from Crimson Wave’s hilarious show at the Comedy Bar

$5 every Sunday


A slick vintage sweater at Black Market Toronto

All sweaters $5 each


A ride ticket to try an attraction at Fantasy Fair Woodbine from Mondays thru Thursdays

$5 per ticket


A bag of 4 delicious, flavour-filled churros from Pancho’s Bakery

$5 for a bag of 4


A 30-minute scenic ride on a trackless train through High Park

$4.50 per person


Access to the countless fun board games at Snakes and Lattes

$5 cover


Rush tickets to see a live theatrical play on stage at the Soulpepper Theatre.

$5 at the box office for anyone 21 years old or younger


A full meal at Ikea

$5 meals available on menu


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20 Awesome Things $5 Can Get You In Toronto