Five things to do this long weekend in Toronto

Make the most of this long weekend with food trucks, concerts and more!

The first weekend of August has arrived and its a long one!

With lots of sunshine expected, don’t miss out on these five events this civic long weekend! From a food truck festival to Caribana 2019, there’s so many rad events for you to choose from.

Check out five things to do this long weekend in Toronto below.

Toronto Food Truck Festival

Woodbine Park | August 2nd – 5th | Times & Vendor’s list

Woodbine Park is gearing up for a weekend full of good grub! The Toronto Food Truck Festival is back and admission is free as per usual. Check out the festival and enjoy some live entertainment, craft beer and, as expected, some amazing food truck vendors!

Caribana 2019

Exhibition Place | August 3rd, 8:30 AM – 10:30 PM | Free!

Caribana weekend is here! Toronto’s largest Caribbean Carnival is happening this Saturday and you are not going to want to miss it. Masqueraders in colorful costumes and steel pan bands will make their way through Exhibition Place and down Lakeshore before returning back to Exhibition Place. Come celebrate Caribana 2019!

Rogers Cup 2019

Aviva Centre | August 3rd – 11th, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM | Tickets!

From August 3rd to 11th, the top tennis players in the world will compete at the Aviva Centre at York University. Serena and Venus Williams, Bianca Andreescu, Simona Halep, Eugenie Bouchard, Maria Sharapova, Naomi Osaka, and so many more! Beyond the tennis, the Rogers Cup also has tons of amazing food and shopping!

Nilüfer Yanya

Horseshoe Tavern | August 3rd, Doors @ 9:00 | Tickets!

Indie88 proudly presents Nilüfer Yanya on Saturday, August 3rd at Horseshoe Tavern! Catch her genre-bending tracks that are sure to get stuck in your head after this exciting performance.

Lion King Toronto

Princess of Wales Theatre | August 2nd – 4th | Tickets!

Disney’s The Lion King is back in Toronto this weekend! The award-winning musical features astounding puppets, masks, and music. You won’t want to miss the chance to see this show before it leaves the city. Hakuna Matata!