October 24, 2014
Toronto Festivals Guide - September 2014
Remember: Please ALWAYS check with website for exact dates, etc. as details may change after the listing is posted here.
Canada's Walk of Fame Festival
Sept 18-24, 2014
MONDAY, Sept 22 (Noon onwards)
- Concerts at David Pecaut Sq (215 King St W) including:
- Wali (Flo) Shah [1:00pm]
- Jeffrey Straker [1:30pm]
- Jessica Mitchell [5:30pm]
- Shawn Hook [6:30pm]
- Karl Wolf [7:30pm]
- Comedy at David Pecaut Sq (begins 7pm):
- Matthew Disero
- Dylan Mendlsohn
- Glen Foster "That Canadian Guy"
Here's the SCHEDULE for the FREE entertainment that's happening at David Pecaut Square over Sept 22-24.
Steam Whistle's Annual Oktoberfest
Sept 20, 2014: 2-11pm
Enjoy authentic German food, folk music and entertainment while you hoist steins of Steam Whistle Pilsner for revelry and refreshment. Brewmaster Marek will be tapping the first keg to signal the beginning of the festivities.
Tickets are $30 at the door and include a souvenir stein to take home.
Location: The Roundhouse, 255 Bremner Blvd
On Common Ground Festival (& Grand Opening Celebrations)
Sept 20-21, 2014: Noon-7pm / Sept 19 (Grand Opening)
Join in the celebrations of the Official Opening of the Fort York Visitor Centre on Friday, Sept 19 - 1:30-3:30pm with celebrations carrying through the weekend with the On Common Ground Festival.
On Common Ground Festival is a 2-day multidisciplinary arts and cultural festival that will animate the grounds and buildings of Fort York with an entertaining and engaging mix of culturally diverse music, dance, storytelling, digital theatre, a sound installation, visual arts, crafts, local food, and family friendly activities.
|Location: Fort York, 250 Fort York Blvd|
|Schedule || FREE|
Toronto Garlic Festival
Sept 21, 2014: 9am-5pm
Admission ($5) includes access to all presentations, cooking demonstrations, contests and the feature film. Seating for this screening is limited, and on a first-come-first-served basis.
Getting there: There's a free festival shuttle bus every 10 minutes from the parkette just north of the Broadview Subway Station.
|Location: Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Avenue|
|Website || Twitter|
Food Truck Festival
Sep 21, 2014: 1-8pm
A great opportunity to check out just some of the many food trucks that have been hitting the streets not only in Toronto, but in Ontario. Best about this festival is... they're all in one place but it's gonna be for just one day/evening. Participating food trucks include:
- The Food Dudes
- Hollywood Cone
- Frankie Fettucine
- Luchador Streatery
- We Got Balls
- Kal and Mooy
- Southern Smoke
There will also a beer tent and kids under 13 can get in FREE with an adult. You can purchase the tickets now ($10 GA) but you'll need to sign up for their mailing list on their website in order to learn more about it.
|Location: Ontario Place, 955 Lakeshore Blvd West|
|Website || Twitter #FTFO|
Word on the Street Festival
Sept 21, 2014: 11am-6pm
Website || **FREE.**