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Toronto Cider Festival 2019

Sherbourne Common 61 Dockside Drive, Toronto

The 5th edition of the Toronto Cider Festival is back this summer! It is the largest festival of its kind in Canada, established in 2015. The festival aims to encourage…

$35 – $75

Battle 416 2019

Nathan Philips Square 100 Queen St West, Toronto

Battle 416, a festival that celebrates basketball culture in Canada, alley-oops back for its second year. Over the weekend, cheer on Toronto’s best amateur basketball players as they face off…

Free

Film Festival Panel – Get into the Groove: Music & Film

IT House 263 Adelaide Street West, Suite 101, Toronto

This year’s TIFF sees the stories of Robbie Robertson and The Band, Judy Garland, and David Foster coming to the big screen. This industry panel will discuss their favourite films…

Toronto International Film Festival Opening Party

The Ritz-Carlton 181 Wellington Street West, Toronto

Celebrate the TIFF opening night with The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto on September 5th from 6pm onwards. Toast to TIFF with a bottle of Louis Roederer, paired with Osetra Prestige Caviar. Experience…

MATTYFEST 2019

RBC Echo Beach 909 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto

Toronto chef Matty Matheson presents his MattyFest on Sept. 7, with the live music performances, great food and more. The line-up includes Wu-Tang Clan (who're having their 25th anniversary), Descendents,…

$95

NookFest

Danforth Ave & Woodbine Ave 2038 Danforth Avenue, Toronto

East End Arts & The Nooks partnered to present the annual nookFEST Community Arts and Music Festival. Third year in a raw this festival is bringing the community residents, business…

Film Festival Panel – The Movie Magic of Meryl Streep

IT House 263 Adelaide Street West, Suite 101, Toronto

Widely acknowledged as one of the greatest film actors of all time, Meryl Streep is the recipient of numerous awards, including 3 Oscars and 9 Golden Globes. This year at…

TIFF Festival Street 2019

King Street West

TIFF is back for another year and with it comes the endless celebrations! The block party of the year is set to happen at King Street West between Peter Street and…

The Famous Canadian Beer Run & Festival

Ontario Place 955 Lakeshore Blvd. W, Toronto

Join this stunning closed-to-traffic 5K through Ontario Place and cross the finish line right into a festival of a craft beer and food trucks! What you can expect is the…

$80

Canzine 2019

Art Gallery of Ontario 317 Dundas Street West, Toronto

The largest underground culture & zines fest in Canada is back to the Art Gallery of Ontario this September. Small press works from more than 200 artists, writers and vendors…

Kensington Market Jazz Festival

Kensington Market Toronto

Kensington Market Jazz Fest, created by singer, songwriter and philanthropist Molly Johnson and her team, is a three-day-long Jazz Fest that's happening three years in a raw now. It's going…

Toronto Tequila Festival

El Norte at Reposado Bar & Lounge 136 Ossington Ave., Toronto

Join the Toronto Tequila Festival at their exclusive media event and learn how the festival stands apart from other beverage events. Sample cocktails from our Media Launch partner Don Julio…

$20

JFL42 Festival 2019

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts 1 Front St. East, Toronto

JFL42 Festival is now trending in Toronto. People are getting together for a huge event this  September. As one of the top Festival performers at the moment, JFL42 Festival 2019…

$50

Toronto Beer Week

Across Toronto Toronto

Toronto Beer Week is having their 10th anniversary this September, showcasing the best beers being made in the city. The week-long craft beer festival will include beer tastings at breweries…

Queen West Art Crawl

Trinity Bellwoods Park 790 Queen St W, Toronto

The Queen West Art Crawl is a charitable organization promoting the art and culture of Queen West in Toronto. The annual Outdoor Art Exhibition that's taking place in Trinity Bellwoods…

Oktoberfest at Canada’s Wonderland

Canada's Wonderland 9580 Jane Street , Vaughan

Oktoberfest at the Park is a Canadian celebration of the world-wide famous German beer festival. This event will include authentic German-themed food and beverage as well as daily activities and…

Venus Fest

The Opera House 735 Queen Street East , Toronto

Venus Fest is back for the third time following the success of two full years of festivals. Venus Fest includes live music, art installations, workshops, community building and so much…

ONGAKU

918 Bathurst Centre for Culture, Arts, Media & Education 918 Bathurst Street, Toronto

ONGAKU is a three day festival dedicated to celebrate Japan and Canada's contemporary and experimental music. The festival will feature guest artists Miyama McQueen-Tokita, Ko Ishikawa, Ami Yamasaki and Akiko Nakayama…

$20

Toronto Oktoberfest

Ontario Place 955 Lakeshore Blvd. W, Toronto

For those who want to experience a traditional Oktoberfest -- Ontario Place has it covered! Join thousands dressed in lederhosen and dirndls under a massive Bavarian-style Festhalle tent for a…

$20 – $26

Elevate 2019

Across Toronto Toronto

As Canada’s leading tech and innovation festival, Elevate attracts the biggest and brightest leaders shaping the world today. The festival features world-class speakers, interactive experiences, & can’t-miss socials. Made in…

Unity Festival 2019

Northern Contemporary Gallery 1605 Queen Street West, Toronto

This year marks the 12th anniversary of the Unity Festival -- the annual Unity Charity's flagship event and Canada's largest hip hop festival. This event provides an opportunity for the…

The Fried Chicken Fest

Small Arms Inspection Building 1352 Lakeshore Rd. E., Toronto

There's a fried chicken festival coming to Toronto this September with over 40 new menu items to taste. The newly renovated Small Arms Inspection Building is going to be full…

Toronto Food Film Fest 2019

Multiple Venues

Toronto's only multi-day food film festival is coming soon! Don't miss your chance to screen mouth-watering, thought-provoking and conversation-starting films about food from around the world and reserve your seat…

Craftchella Craft Beer Fest

Liberty Commons 42 Liberty St., Toronto

We are bringing a craft beer fest to Liberty Village! Come and join us on Oct 5th for some amazing Ontario craft beer. Enjoy beer from 8 craft breweries and…

$10

Amsterdam Brewery Presents: Oktoberfest in Toronto!

BREWHOUSE ON THE LAKE 245 Queens Quay W, Toronto

This year, Amsterdam is encouraging everyone to get into the Oktoberfest spirit and head to the Amsterdam Brewhouse and Amsterdam Barrel House! That’s right, two locations and for double the…

27th Annual Rendezvous with Madness Festival

Multiple Venues

The first and largest mental health festival in the world is coming back to Toronto! The event presents local, national and international work exploring themes of mental health & addiction.…

Night Owl Festival

Across Toronto Toronto

The fifth Night Owl Festival presents four day of psychedelic experimental music in Toronto at various venues across the city. The lineup includes No Joy (MTL), Ice Cream (TO), Mimico…

$20 – $80

Cask Days 2019

Evergreen Brickworks 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto

This year Cask Days are celebrating the 15th anniversary! Join the event to celebrate cask unpasteurized, unfiltered and naturally carbonated beer that is served direct from a barrel; great music,…

$40 – $55

Red Bull Music Festival 2019

Across Toronto Toronto

This year's Red Bull Music Festival will showcase rising local musicians, producers and DJs collaborating with groundbreaking artists to create an unforgettable festival experience. The full list of artists is…

Red Bull Music Festival 2019

Across Toronto Toronto

Red Bull Music Festival returns to Toronto and brings together the rising local musicians and groundbreaking artists for never-before-seen collaboration. The full list is yet to come, but definitely on…

Reelworld Film Festival 2019

Across Toronto Toronto

Join the 19th annual Reelworld Film Festival to explore the world's most pressing social issues from the perspectives of diverse filmmakers. Enjoy six days of films that will raise awareness…

Toronto After Dark Film Festival

Cineplex Scotiabank Theatre Toronto 259 Richmond Street West, Toronto

The annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival is having it's 14th edition this October! Come by to celebrate Horror, Sci-Fi, Action and Cult movies to the Cineplex Scotiabank Theatre during…

Toronto Chocolate Festival 2019

Multiple Venues

This year Toronto Chocolate Festival celebrates its 14th anniversary of being a Toronto's city-wide event. This is the event where chocolate is featured in many of its magnificent and tasty…

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Across Toronto Toronto

From November 1 to 10, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair is back, inspiring audiences of all ages to "Get Agricultured” at the world’s largest indoor agricultural and equestrian show.   …

Buffer Festival

TIFF Bell Lightbox 350 King Street West, Toronto

An annual Buffer Festival is a showcase of video premiers, bringing the creators and the audience together. The festival includes premiere screenings, awards gala, a variety of programming and a…

Shorts That Are Not Pants Film Festival

Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space 401 Richmond Street West, Toronto

The annual weekend short film festival returns for its second edition! This time it's taking place at the Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space at 401 Richmond.

$15 – $40

Aurora Winter Festival

West Island at Ontario Place

Just in time for the festive season, the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) is transforming the Ontario Place West Island into a spectacular celebration of light and adventure as the 2019…

$12.99 – $19.99

Lumina Toronto Zoo

Toronto Zoo Toronto

After nightfall at the Toronto Zoo this winter, you are invited to pursue an immersive experience along a 1.5 km walking path that travels into the future and back. Your…

$24

Toronto Christmas Market

Distillery District Trinity Square, Toronto

Toronto Christmas Market is back to the Distillery District! From November 14 to December 22, open everyday except Mondays, one of the best Christmas Markets in the world features hundreds…

$6

Roundhouse Winter Craft Beer Festival

Roadhouse Park 255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto

A collection of more than 40 Ontario craft brewers in one spot, with some of Toronto’s best food trucks and winter fun, it is always a great time in the…

$35 – $40

Bloor-Yorkville Icefest

Village of Yorkville Park Bellair St. and Cumberland St., Toronto

Celebrate winter with the 15th annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest on Saturday, February 8th and Sunday, February 9th throughout the Village of Yorkville Park and surrounding area. A free public event, patrons…

AFRO HAUS: Two Year Anniversary Fête

ONE LOFT 292 College St., Toronto

Afro Haus started as a simple idea in February 2018 and has blossomed into a beautiful community where people can come as they are to express, release, and GET DOWN…

$15 – $30

Canadian Design Initiative

Toronto Event Centre 15 Saskatchewan Road, Toronto

This monthly event will showcase some of the most talented Canadian designers and merge fashion with the world-class entertainment Grand Bizarre is known for. Anticipate your upcoming invitation to dance…

The Wizard’s Beer Festival

Across Toronto Toronto

All Witches and Wizards are invited to the most magical beer festival of the year! On March 1, 2020, come by to enjoy a mysterious and magical wizarding world with…

Wizards Beer Festival

CRAFT Beer Market 1 Adelaide St E, Toronto

Attention all Witches and Wizards, Be transported into a mysterious and magical wizarding world at this year's Wizards' Beer Festival! A variety of magical onsite entertainment will be available, including…

$45

International Fashion Encounter

Toronto Event Centre 15 Saskatchewan Road, Toronto

International Fashion Encounter (IFE) has been created to cater to the local consumer markets from all over the world. This is a chance for anyone and everyone to view exciting…

$50 – $100

Toronto Comicon 2020

Metro Toronto Convention Centre 255 Front Street West, Toronto

Toronto Comicon, an annual pop culture convention for fans of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming, is taking over Toronto this March Break from March 20-22, 2020. The annual 3-day…

Toronto Coffee & Tea Expo

Harbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto

The Toronto Coffee & Tea Expo is back for a fourth year to unearth and celebrate Toronto’s world-class café culture. The city’s top baristas and makers will come together to share industry…

$18

Talk The Walk Entrepreneurial Summit

The Story's Building 11 Duncan St, Toronto

Talk The Walk is known for hosting honest, genuine, educational and provocative talks from some of the best in the entrepreneurial world. A summit unlike any other where guests can not…

Party 4 Paws: Pet Fair & Adoption Day

Trinity Bellwoods Park - Dog Bowl 790 Queen St. W., Toronto

Party 4 Paws is a family-friendly, fully accessible event where everyone can meet animal rescue heroes and pets looking for their forever homes, learn responsible pet ownership, and support a…

Free

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