8 Events Happening In Spring That You Need To Go To

festivals, fashion shows, and concerts, oh my!

Spring may be here, but there’s still a bite in the air. Although going outside is all we want to do, staying indoors might be a reality at least for a little while! Lucky for you, this time of year is full of events in the city that are calling your name! Take a look at what you can do while saying bye to the winter blahs:
 

one of a kind spring show

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Make sure you head to Toronto’s One of A Kind Show this spring! With over 800 artisans showcasing their creations, it’ll be impossible not to find something that suites your taste. Go support local artists and show your appreciation for their handmade excellence!

March 28th – April 1st at Enercare Centre
 

canadian music week

Enjoy one of the coolest, reoccurring music festivals to hit the city! It’s the 36th anniversary and they’ve pulled out all the stops with some amazing acts joining their roster. The Rural Alberta Advantage, Matt & Kim, Said the Whale, CupcakKe, Slow, and Sloan are just a few of the artists that will be putting on shows at this epic concert!

May 7th – 13th all around the city
 

sugarbush maple syrup festival

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Have an almost month long sugar rush with Sugarbush! There’s no limit to what you can do with maple syrup here…you can (and should) put it on everything. Try pure maple lollipops, fresh pancakes doused in the syrup, or just straight up shots of it! We won’t judge.

March 10th- April 8th all around the GTA
 

toronto coffee and tea expo


When: April 14 – 15, 2018
Where: 550 Bayview Av (Evergreen Brickworks)

Get caffeine-wasted at this 2 day bevvy expo! Celebrate the talented people behind latte art and say thanks to the best tea brewers, all under one roof. Sip on endless cups of tea and coffee, learn about where your fav brew or herbal blends come from, and receive countless complementary treats. It’s the place to be this spring!

April 14th – 15th at Evergreen Brickworks
 

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

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Attend North America’s largest documentary festival this spring! Hot Docs is gearing up for their 25th anniversary, so chances are it’s going to be more unforgettable than ever before. Get lost in their art and watch some of the hundreds of films submitted from people all around the world!

April 26th – May 6th at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
 

tastemaker

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Become the ultimate foodie at Tastemaker! This two day event features selected local and national chefs, restaurants, and artisans to inspire foodies through an unparalleled experience! Sample some food combos you never knew existed and learn some tips and tricks from some of the world’s finest chefs.

May 18th – 19th at Evergreen Brickworks
 

colour me rad

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Hopefully the weather cooperates by this time! Walk or run your way into spring with Color Me Rad! Take on this 5K adventure with your friends and have an experience like no other. Make sure to wear white so you can come home with a whole new outfit!

May 12th at Downsview Park
 

fashion art toronto

Get ready for one of the most visually appealing festivals you’ll ever see! Fashion Art Toronto is a 5-day expo filled with experimental, multi-sensory, art-influenced fashion presentations including performances, art installations, photography and short films. Take a look and see what the fashion world is up to!

April 17th – 21st at Daniels Spectrum
 

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