The weekend is finally here! With how long this week felt I thought it was never going to come. With all the crazy stuff happening this weekend, we don't want you to miss out!
This is a busy weekend in Toronto! Tons of fun festivals and events are happening downtown and majority of them are FREE!!! I think this will make all my broke friends happy because it sure made me happy! Here's what's happening Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:
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Salsa In Toronto // St Clair Ave W
Bring your friends, and dance the night away! One of the largest Latino-themed cultural celebrations in Canada from June 30th to July 17th.
Toronto Fringe Festival // Multiple Locations
Rather than watching Netflix at home all by yourself, come on down to the Toronto Fringe Festival where they will be showcasing over 150 new productions!
Cultura Festival // 5100 Yonge St
Cultura is a free event showcasing award-winning musicians, international food vendors, world-class buskers and feature films.
UNITY Festival // 360 Geary Avenue
This show will kick off with MC/Spoken word and the rest of the night will be showcasing Torontos most talented artists at UNITY Festival.
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Beaches International Jazz Festival // 1695 Queen St E
Admission is FREE!! Bring your closest friends and enjoy the amazing Jazz festival. Showcasing the finest in Big Bang, Swing, Dixieland, Smooth, and many more sounds!
Toronto Summer Music Festival // Multiple Locations
They bring outstanding classical music experiences to the city. Also showcasing Canada’s very own James Ehnes, who is known for being an amazing violinist.
Shield to Shore // 235 Queens Quay
Located on Harbourfront, Shield to Shore highlights Ontario artists. The entire festival will be filled with amazing food inspired by Shield to Shore.
Toronto Outdoor Exhibit // 100 Queen Street West
Another FREE event this weekend! Located in Nathan Phillips Square. This festival puts the spotlight on contemporary visual artists and makers, painters, photographers, etc.
Taste of Dominica // 5100 Yonge St.
Immerse yourself in the Dominican culture. Taste of Dominica will be showcasing food, art, fashion and of course culture!
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Summerlicious // Multiple Locations
Indulge in a three-course meal for a set fixed price. An opportunity to try expensive restaurants throughout Toronto for an affordable price!
Scarborough Celebrates Ontario150 // 150 Borough Dr, Scarborough
Scarborough is just not over Canada's big 150, and neither should you! Head over to Albert Campbell Square to continue the fun from the last two weekends!
Festival Of India // 61 Dockside Dr
Bringing South Asian culture to the heart of downtown Toronto! Complete with its own parade.
The Ontario Oyster Festival // 469 King St. W.
Oysters, lobster, mussels, popcorn shrimp, fish tacos, do I need to say more?