Happy fall Toronto! September is finally here and we're all super excited to get into fall activities. Toronto gets especially decked out for the season with tons of cool events, parties and more! 

We all know the city is expensive, which is hard because we all just want to have a good time. If you're on a tight budget but want to have a super lit September, check out this list of super cool FREE events in Toronto.

Toronto Beaches Festival // September 16th

The first annual Toronto Beaches festival is happening at Woodbine Beach! Music, food, entertainment and good vibes from 12pm-8pm.

Hard Twist Yarn // September 7th

This textile based art show at the Gladstone is going to be absolutely incredible. Don't miss their opening reception?

Liberty Village Market // September 9th

This outdoor art fair has 50 vendors, and tons of cool food. Don't miss out on this amazing free art show!

Nuit Blanche // September 30th-October 1st

This huge annual art exhibition takes over the whole city all night. Come enjoy the annual Toronto tradition of this incredible festival!

Veg Food Fest // September 8th-10th

This vegetarian food festival is super popular in the city! If you're vegetarian and want to try some new dishes and get some inspo, check out this festival with FREE admission!

Really Really Free Market // September 2nd

From 10-4pm, you can visit the really really free market. No money involved, just free stuff. After 3pm you can take as much as you want! Don't miss out on this really really free event.

Island Vibes // September 16th

Artscape Gibraltar Point is BACK! This PWYC Event will definitely not disappoint. Make sure you check it out!

Onsite Gallery's Grand Opening and Street Party // September 16th

This free concert and street party is happening on Richmond St. Come celebrate Canada's Indigenous art scene.

Word On The Street Festival // September 24th

This super cool festival happening at the Harbourfront festival is perfect for all literary lovers. Check out their amazing marketplace!

Band and a Movie // September 19th

Indie 88's Band and a Movie for the month of September is a free event for people 19+. Hollerado will be performing followed by a screening of their favourite movie, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure.