Festivals

Aug 17 - Sep 03 2018
The President's Choice SuperDogs are back at the Canadian National Exhibition with shows daily!
Jan 19 - Feb 25 2018
Discover, explore and engage as five interactive public art installations break through Queens Quay West this winter.
Mar 03-06 2018
Celebrate Toronto – Festival honouring Toronto’s 184th Anniversary ☆ Celebrate Toronto, the 4-day festival honouring Toronto's 184th Anniversary, will be held at Nathan Phillips Square, March 3rd - 6th 2018. The festival will include vendors, shopping, food trucks, interactive activities, DJ skate parties, and our annual photography competition!
Mar 09-11 2018
Join us in celebrating Nowruz, the Persian/Iranian New Year, with a three day festival of music, dance, theatre, film, visual arts, kids activities, food, and bazaar. This festival includes numerous programming for children and features notable performances and events by prominent Iranian artists. The Tirgan Nowruz Festival is rounded out by a diverse marketplace that present Iranian/Canadian arts and crafts, artisan cuisine, and a variety of culinary delights, as well as a traditional tea house.
May 14-20 2018
For the third year running, Paprika Festival is partnering with Native Earth to present a week-long festival of work entirely created by young artists. Following a year of professional theatre training and mentorship programs, this youth-led professional performing arts organization will showcase creations from the next generation for one full week in Aki Studio. With the support of Native Earth, Paprika Festival will also offer a new program dedicated to supporting and presenting the work of young Indigenous artists. Paprika programs are free of cost for participants and offer exceptional training in playwriting, performing, directing, producing, collective creation, design, and arts administration.