After what was a hectic news week here in Toronto, you’re going to need to clear your head this weekend. Luckily there’s a lot of happenings in Toronto for you to distract yourself with.
Here’s what’s happening in Toronto this weekend:
Legendary White Stripes frontman Jack White returns to Toronto Saturday night for the first time in four years to perform songs from his new album Boarding House Reach! Details here.
Toronto’s international arts festival dedicated to performance, media and visual arts, and programming kicks off this weekend. Luminato Festival runs June 8th through 24th. Full details here!
North By North East
If you’re looking for a heavy dose of live music, luckily for you NXNE kicks off this week. With a number of free shows at Yonge and Dundas and club shows at venues accross the city, there is something for everyone. Headliners include CHVRCHES, Jazz Cartier, Lights and more! Details here.
Shawarma enthusiasts get your fill of all the middle eastern street food you can handle! Shawarma Festival is in town this weekend at Canary District June 9th. Details here.
Get on your bikes and ride! Show off what you got this weekend during the World Naked Bike Ride! The ride starts at 1 pm at Coronation Park Saturday, June 9th, following routes that will take you all along the city. Check the website for full details!