Happy Monday, and hope everyone’s been enjoying the long weekend! It’s been a busy summer month in July and it looks like the same can be said for August as well. There’s lots to enjoy and check out this week, so read on to find out more about the things to do in Toronto from August 1 to 7.
Here are some things to do in Toronto this week:
Weird Al Yankovic
Start the week with a performance by Weird Al Yankovic on August 1 at the Danforth Music Hall Theatre. Tickets for the event can be purchased online.
Bumble BFF x RendezViews: Tuesday Movie Nights
Bumble BFF has teamed up with the city’s largest outdoor patio, RendezViews, to host free movie nights every Tuesday this month. For August 2, the movie 17 Again will be screened, followed by Clueless, We’re The Millers, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, and Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants in the coming weeks.
Discover Eataly: A Dine-Around Experience
The unique experience features a tour of all of Eataly’s restaurants, with different dishes and beverages. There’ll be six stops with 20-25 minutes per tasting experience. Tickets are still available for the 6:30pm and 7:00pm time slots on August 4 and can be purchased on the website.
TD JerkFest Toronto
Taking place from August 5 – 7, the two-day event will include a range of food vendors and live entertainment. There’s also Meet ‘N Greet Boat Cruise for the chance to meet some of the headliners. More details about the event and tickets can be found online.
Taste of Vietnam
Celebrate Vietnamese culture and cuisine at the festival, taking place at Nathan Phillips Square on August 5 & 6. An art exhibition, a concert, a parade, and more will be included as well. The event offers free admission.
The Afro-infusion, Latin Urbano, Dancehall and R&B music festival is taking place on August 6 & 7 at Markham Fairgrounds. Burna Boy will be headlining on the first day, while Jhene Aiko will be performing on August 7. For the full lineup and ticket purchases, check out the website.
Lady Gaga – The Chromatica Ball Tour
The singer will be performing at Rogers Centre on August 6 as part of the North American tour leg. Tickets can be purchased online.
The Royal Canadian International Circus
Catch the performance in Scarborough on August 7 at the Bridlewood Mall. You can buy the tickets through the website.