The countdown to the long weekend is officially on and there’s certainly lots of fun events going down! Whether you’re looking to enjoy a jam-packed weekend with food and drinks or something a little more relaxed, you know our beloved Toronto’s got your back. Either way, I hope everyone has a great and fun holiday, especially with the weather. So let’s dive into the roundup of activities to check out for the Victoria Day long weekend in Toronto.
Here are some things to do for the Victoria Day long weekend in Toronto:
RendezViews is hosting this festival, which will bring together local and international Latin artists across five weekends. You can catch a talented list of artists and performers, like Altur Santos, Mechon, and many others. The first session is taking place on Sunday, May 22 and tickets can be purchased online.
Street Eats Festival
It’s going to be street food galore with over 150 menu items at the Street Eats Festival. Get ready for live performances, games and a host of unique dishes from local vendors. It’s taking place from May 20-23 and you can buy your tickets through the website.
Superfresh Night Market
Explore some amazing Asian eats at the newest Bloor Street West spot. The market space features different vendors with foods from various parts of Asia. The lineup includes Bao Bird, The Good Goods, Big Beef Bowl and others. Superfresh is open Wednesday to Monday from noon and no reservations are needed.
Cirque du Soleil
Catch the stunning performance that everyone’s been raving about, KURIOS — Cabinet of Curiosities. Happening at the Ontario Place, the show features acrobatics and theatrics that might leave you wanting more. More information about the event and ticket purchases can be found on the site.
A festival just for cocktails, wines and other beverages? Sign me up! The two day event is taking place on May 21 and 22 at the Fort York Garrison Common. Live entertainment will be there as well, along with various F&B vendors on both days. nd did we mention that it’s by the same team behind Toronto’s Festival of Beer? You can get your tickets online on the website.
Blue Jays vs Reds
Celebrate the long weekend with the Toronto Blue Jays vs Cincinnati Reds games at the Rogers Centre. Tickets for each of the games on May 20, 21 and 22 can be bought on Ticketmaster.
Visit A Museum
We all know that Toronto is home to some incredible museums for art, culture, history and more. And luckily for us, there are many that are operating during the long weekend, like ROM, AGO, Gardiner Museum, and Aga Khan Museum.