Can you feel it? Spring is just around the corner! With warming temperatures and beautiful blooms on their way, you’ll want to reacquaint yourself with this beautiful, bustling city. These events are a great place to start.
Are you a dog parent, or just a dog lover? Then you don’t want to miss Pampered Pooches T.O. on May 12 in Liberty Village. Grab some unique treats and accessories for your pup, learn about pet health and pamper your furry friend with a grooming at this free-to-attend doggie festival. More: Pampered Pooche
If you’re already in the west end for the dog festival, make sure you check out theSpring into Parkdale Sidewalk Festival & Night Market on May 12. The festival will span 1.4 kilometres and include four pop-up markets, 150 vendors and 25 entertainers for your enjoyment. At sunset, the festival will transform into the 10,000-square-foot Food Night Market. More: Spring into Parkdale Sidewalk Festival & Night Market
Hit the cobblestone lanes of the Distillery Historic District May 19 to 21 for Artfest Toronto’s Spring Art & Craft Show. The outdoor exhibit will bring together Canada’s top painters, photographers, musicians and more. Bonus: Kids can enjoy free art workshops all weekend! More: Spring Art & Craft Show
Explore and celebrate the city’s architecture with Doors Open Toronto 2018, May 26 to 27. For one weekend only, Torontonians will have the opportunity to check out more than 100 buildings with architectural, cultural, historical and social significance. There will also be city-wide walking tours to help you fall even more in love with the city. More: Doors Open Toronto 2018