Labour Day weekend has arrived and sadly, the summer has flown by as usual.
However, there are lots of cool things to check out during this unofficial last weekend of summer…
Artfest at The Distillery — showcasing the work of local artists — 11am-6pm Friday to Monday
Buskerfest — Woodbine Park (1695 Queen Street East) — Ontario’s largest street performers festival in support of Epilepsy Ontario — Friday: Noon–11pm, Saturday: 11am–11pm, Sunday: 11am-10pm, Monday: 11am-8pm
Canadian International Air Show — 210 Princes Blvd. — Saturday to Monday, Noon-3pm
CNE — Gates: 10am–10pm, Grounds: 10am–Midnight, Labour Day: 10am–5pm, grounds open until 9pm
Downsview Park Ribfest — Friday: Noon–11pm, Saturday & Sunday: 11am-11 pm, Monday: 11am–7pm
Fan Expo continues through to Sunday at the Metro Convention Centre – Friday and Saturday: 9am–6:30pm & Sunday: 9am–4:30pm
Le Burger Week — ends Sept. 7 at 11:59pm — Restaurants across Toronto compete for the best burger, and diners get to vote! Participating restaurants include The Burger’s Priest, Bareburger, Little Fin, Colette, and many more.
Summer Fridays at the ROM — 100 Queen’s Park — every Friday until Sept. 23
Ashkenaz Festival — celebrating Jewish music and culture at Harbourfront Centre — starts Saturday at 3pm and ends Monday at 5pm
Club Monaco Farmer’s Market — 155 Bloor Street West — featuring local food and drinks right at the store all day Saturday
35th Hispanic Fiesta — showing off the best of Hispanic culture with over 300 performers from 20 countries — Mel Lastman Square (5100 Yonge Street) — Friday: 7-10pm, Saturday to Monday: 3pm-10pm
Mabuhay Philippines Festival — Nathan Phillips Square — Saturday & Sunday, Noon-6pm