July 16, 2014
A Handy Guide to Summer Street Festivals in Toronto
At a loss trying to figure out what a summer in Toronto means? Look no further than out your window! Toronto has a great love for street festivals, with many neighbourhoods showcasing local entertainment, talent, food and fun for the entire family. Summer street festivals in Toronto are always cultural extravaganzas, and are just another way the city actively supports its citizens from diverse backgrounds.
Here are some great street festivals happening in the city this summer:
Scotiabank Carribbean Toronto Festival (aka Carribana) | July 8 to August 2, various locations
Habari Africa Festival | July 18 to 20, Harbourfront
Chinatown Festival | July 19 to 20, Dundas St. West
Taste of Thailand Festival | July 19 to 20, Nathan Phillips Square
Brazilfest 2014 | July 20, Earlscourt Park
T&T Waterfront Night Market | July 25-27, 222 Cherry St.
Matsuri Festival | July 27, Yonge-Dundas Square
Taste of the Danforth | August 8 to 10, the Danforth
Festival of South Asia | August 23 to 24, Gerrard India Bazaar
Toronto Ukrainian Festival | September 12 to 14, Bloor West Village
Roncesvalles Polish Festival | September 13 to 14, Roncesvalles Ave.