Experience the first week of August with these 6 epic plans around Toronto for music, food, and more. Here are 6 things to do in Toronto this weekend: August 4th-6th.
1. Veld Music Festival
The biggest electronic music festival in Toronto is taking place this weekend with headliners like Above and Beyond! Tickets are still available with weekend passes as well as day passes, witht the full 3 days coming in at $425 and single day tickets costing $280. Head to Downsview Park to dance the night away, and make sure to check the FAQ here for more questions.
2. Taste of India Festival
Spice up your palate with the biggest Indian festival in North America! Taste of India is an amazing celebration of culture, food, performances and heritage. Best of all, it’s completely free to attend! The festival is taking place at Nathan Phillips Square Saturday, August 5th from 3pm to midnight.
3. NEIGHBORHOODING – Caribana Edition
This anticipated party kicks off at Lavalle Rooftop at 3pm on Saturday, August 5th with sets by Djs like Jenno, Nino Brown, and Ganbei. As part of Caribana weekend, you can party at Lavelle until 6pm. Tickets start at $27.96.
Another year of Afrobana has arrived this Saturday, August 5th at the Axis Club Theatre. The tickets are known to sell out, so check out the website for tickest! The party has a great lineup of DJs and runs from 10:30 to 3am.
GhanaFest will be celebrating their 11th annual Ghanaian Festival of Arts & Culture on Sunday, August 6th in Earl Bales Park in North York. Feast on traditional Ghanian foods, language lessons, games, and more as you celebrate Black Canadian culture. The event is free to attend and is from 12-8pm.
6. Bata Shoe Museum
Every Sunday is free at the Bata Shoe Musuem so for a more relaxing thing to do this weekend, head over for free admission to some amazing exhibits they have going on, from an exhibit correlating shoes with flowers, how the shoe become a pricy and coveted item, and the future of footwear.