A Guide to Events Taking Place in Toronto
Courtesy of MAC Suites
|Come From Away
Feb. 13 – Oct. 21, 2018
After a sold-out, standing-room only Toronto engagement before heading to Broadway, COME FROM AWAY returns due to overwhelming demand.
|Manolo Blahnik Exhibit
May 16, 2018 – Jan. 6, 2019
This intimate exhibition features works spanning 45 years by Manolo Blahnik, one of the most prolific fashion and footwear designers. Toronto is the final and only stop of this world-class tour in North America. Close to 200 shoes and 80 original drawings will be on display.
Jun. 3 – 24, 2018
The Luminato Festival was born out of the cultural and creative energy of the city of Toronto. Today the festival has become one of the preeminent arts festivals in North America, having commissioned close to 100 new works of art, with more than 3,000 performances featuring 11,000 artists from over 40 countries.
Jun. 22 – 24, 2018
Uniting and empowering people with diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions, the annual Pride Toronto festival has become a major Canadian arts and cultural event and the largest Pride celebration in North America.
Jun. 26 – Aug. 28, 2018
Enjoy free movies every Tuesday night during the summer. Held at Yonge-Dundas Square. Films begin at sunset. This year offers the ultimate summer soundtrack with Rockumentaries; a lineup of non-fiction films.
Jul. 1 – Aug. 19, 2018
Taking place daily from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm at the Sir John A Macdonald Plaza, come see “Where Toronto is Going”, with a curation of food, musicians, live performances and outdoor film screenings.
|Beaches Jazz Festival
Jul. 6 – 29, 2018
Unfolding each summer in the heart of the lakeside neighbourhood, this celebration of music features a dynamic musical roster, showcasing jazz, blues, big band, vocalists, African, Caribbean, reggae, hip-hop, South American, Latin, rhythm and blues and more.
Jul. 13 – 15, 2018
The Honda Indy Toronto is back this year, with the best Indy race car drivers on the streets surrounding Exhibition place near Lake Ontario and downtown Toronto.