Toronto is a vibrant, happening city with a passion for making celebrations into big events, and offering many activities for people of all ages to enjoy. If you are searching for inspiration, here are 5 things to do on the Victoria Day Long Weekend in Toronto.
Experience Junior: The International Children’s Festival
Experience the wonder and imagination that inspires children to be creative, and spend your Victoria Day Long Weekend at Junior: The International Children’s Festival at the Toronto Harbourfront Centre. The festival will feature artists and musicians from around the world who lead children in creative challenges, and inspire them to take on the challenges youth face in society today. With performances from Canadian musician, Fred Penner, a circus, and free family activities the whole weekend, this is an event your whole family will enjoy.
Electric Island Festival
Whether you are looking for a weekend festival to go to with your teenagers, or are looking to spend Victoria Day Long Weekend with your friends and party hard, The Toronto Electric Island Festival is the perfect way to kick off your summer concert experiences. The festival features a long lineup of talent, games and activities all weekend long, and tickets geared for either younger audiences, or age 19+.
Tastemaker Event at Evergreen Brick Works
If you have ever dreamed of sampling some of Toronto’s finest foods, this event is the perfect way for you and your friends to celebrate Victoria Day Long Weekend. Spend the evening with your friends enjoying the taste of fine food, drink, and desserts, compliments of some of Toronto and area’s well known chefs. The event costs $60.00, and there are different sessions to choose from happening throughout the weekend. For more information and to reserve your ticket, visit the website.
Spend your Victoria Day Weekend learning about the vegetarian and vegan culture, and cooking up some delicious meals of your own at Veggielicious Toronto. With workshops and many restaurants offering a special prix fixe menu for the event, this unique celebration of the vegetarian life will make your Victoria Day Weekend a tasty one.
Fireworks at Ashbridges Bay
Finish off your weekend with a spectacular display of fireworks over the Toronto waterfront at Ashbridges Bay. The show will begin at 9:45 PM, and will run for 15 minutes, with more than 2000 fireworks being fired over the water. Make the end of your weekend a perfect one, and enjoy this beautiful tradition with your friends or family.
Regardless of who you celebrate with, Toronto has many events to offer for the Victoria Day Long Weekend. Whether you party with your friends at a festival, or enjoy time with your family playing games and enjoying children’s shows, there is an event for you to celebrate your weekend in Toronto. For more information on what to do in Toronto on the long weekend, visit the Medallion Blog.