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11 Amazing Free Things To Do In Toronto This August

Everything is better when it's free.

Okay Toronto, we've got one official month left of summer. Yes September is also a 'summer month' but most of us go back to school and work, and the temperature does drop significantly. 

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While the sun is still shining and we still have some summer left, make sure you take advantage of all the super cool things the city has to offer in August! There are festivals, movie nights and more to choose from! How will you spend your last month of summer?

Christie Pits Outdoor Film Festival // 742 Bloor St. W

August 5th

Come join tons of Torontonians for the Christie Pitts Film Festival. Grab a blanket and some friends and get ready for a good night.

Under The Stars Regent Park: Purple Rain // Regent Park Blvd

August 24th

R.I.P Prince. On August 4th the city is honouring the late icon by showing Purple Rain at their Under The Stars movie night.

Sail-In Cinema // 25 Dockside Drive

August 17th-19th

Edward Scissorhands, Indiana Jones and Beauty And The Beast are this years flicks! Don't miss it.

Canada's Coconut Festival // David Pecaut Square

August 26th

Do you love coconuts? Come to Canada's Coconut Festival where there will be tons of local vendors. Admission is free.

Movie Night: Grease // St. James Park

August 24th

Grease is the word! End off your summer nights with a showing of this summer time classic.

Taste of the Danforth // Danforth and Pape Ave

August 11th-13th

The annual Taste of the Danforth is happening August 11th-13th this year. Don't miss out on experiencing Greek culture!

Waterfront Night Market // Harbourfront

August 11th-13th

This annual festival is one of Toronto's favourites. Lots to do this weekend in August!

Kultura Filipino Arts Festival // 167 Augusta Ave

August 10th-13th

The 12th annual festival is happening once again this August! Complete with tons of food, entertainment and more, it should be an amazing time!

East York Farmer's Market // 850 Coxwell

August 1st

Come enjoy some of the locally grown produce and more at this farmer's market happening in East York.

Stacie McGregor at N'awlins Jazz Bar // 299 King St. W

August 8th

If you love Jazz Music and are looking for a chill night, come listen to some amazing music for free by the talented Stacie McGregor.

Yoga In The Park // St. James Park

August 16th

There is free yoga from 12:00pm-12:45pm in St. James Park in August! Don't miss out on a chance to get your zen on.

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