There is no shortage of things to do and see in Toronto during these beautifully warm summer months. See the best the city has to offer by checking out these upcoming events and festivals.
We all know the city is overflowing with skill and creativity! Now this will be on full display atMaker Extravaganza 2017, July 8 to 9. Some 100 of Toronto’s most creative minds will showcase their projects and inventions at the Toronto Reference Library in a free celebration of technology, creativity and DIY. Register at: Maker Extravaganza 2017
Take a break from traditional art galleries and head outside for the annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, July 14 to 16, at Nathan Phillips Square. The free event will showcase contemporary art by more than 300 painters, photographers, sculptors, jewellery makers and more. (There’ll also be a one-of-a-kind cascading beer garden, if you get thirsty.) More: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
Head out to the Kortright Centre for Conservation and spend a night with the stars at Midnight Astronomy on July 19. In this adult workshop, you’ll learn the basics of astronomy in an amazing portable planetarium. To cap off the night, head outside to put your knowledge to the test identifying constellations and planets. More: Midnight Astronomy
It can be hard to choose between all the food and drink festivals in the city this summer, but one you won’t want to miss is the Lovin’ Local Food Fest on July 29. The festival will celebrate the best in local, sustainable food and beverages in the heart of the city. More: Lovin’ Local Food Fest