Five Things To Do This Long Weekend in Toronto

Lots to do in and around the city!

Is there anything better than the weekend? The answer is no, but at the same time yes, because it’s the long weekend and nothing can possibly beat a weekend like that. Whether you’re taking a trip or staying in the city, we’ve got your back with a list of things to to do this weekend in Toronto.

Check out our list of things to do below!

 

Catch a Show

This weekend you can catch David Byrne Friday, August 3rd at the Sony Centre, The National and Father John Misty on Saturday, August 4th at Fort York, and Arctic Monkeys on Sunday, August 5th at the Scotiabank Arena.

 

Caribana

Caribana is a festival of Caribbean culture and traditions held each summer in Toronto, join in on all the fun, events, happening throughout the city! The Grande Parade kicks off Saturday morning at Exhibition Place and Lakeshore at 8:30 AM.

 

Veld

The annual EDM festival occurs this Saturday and Sunday (August 4th – 5th) at Downsview Park. This year’s lineup includes DJ Snake, Marshmello, Migos and much more. Full details here.

 

Rogers Cup

The 2018 Rogers Cup is a tennis tournament to be played on outdoor hard courts. This will be the 138th edition of the Canadian Open and begins on August 4th up until the 12th!

 

Scarborough Rib Fest

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Head to Thomson Memorial Park for Scarborough’s Rib Fest! Open Friday August 3rd up until Monday August 6th, 11 a.m. to 11.p.m.