Yes, it's pride month again, and for Canadians there's lots to be proud of. We survived another winter! Now that it's nice and warm outside, let's see what's happening in the city this month:
Give me Liberty Street Party 2018 @ 70 Fraser Ave
June 14th, 4pm to 10pm
Music, over a hundred vendors, patio space for food and drinks, and all your favourite people will be at the Liberty Street Party this Thursday. Come and say hello!
Taste of Little Italy @ Little Italy (College St and Bathurst)
June 15th to 17th, afternoon to night
Love Italian food and culture? Or maybe you just want some pizza? Come see one of Toronto's best culture fairs, and bring your appetite! Live music daily.
30th Annual Dragon Boat Competition @ Toronto Island
June 16th and 17th, 9am to 4pm
Perhaps you've never heard or seen the famous dragon boats as they speed through the water, but this competition has roots over 2,500 years old. Want to compete yourself? Check the website!
Trinity Bellwoods Movie Night @ The Trinity Bellwoods Dogbowl
June 19th, (dusk) 9pm to 11pm
Hope for dry weather, because there will be a free public screening of the classic movie E.T. at Trinity Bellwoods. Bring some snacks and something to sit on... and don't forget to take it all with you when you go!
Indigenous Arts Festival 2018 @ Fort York Garrison
June 21st to 24th
Want to understand Canada and Canadian culture? Well then you'll have to start with learning about the First Peoples of Canada. Fort York will showcase live musical and dance performances, interactive art exhibits, and culture talks. Not to be missed!
Argos Home Opening Game @ BMO Field
June 23rd, 7pm
With tickets starting at just $17, everyone can learn what Canadian rules Football is all about. Huddle up, get your friends in formation, and head out to the game!
Toronto Pride Parade 2018 @ Church St.
June 24th, starting at 2pm
Possibly the biggest event of its kind in the world, the Toronto Pride Parade is an event that gets a little crazier every year. Celebrate the LGBTQ community with the rest of North America here in Toronto. Come early and stay late, you never know who or what you'll see!
Pedestrian Sundays @ Kensington Market
June 24th, noon to 7pm
Select Sundays over the summer the famous Kensington Market blocks all car traffic in and out of the area to create a wonderful street market! Shop and walk freely through the market, and enjoy the atmosphere!
So show your colours and don't hold back! Now is the time to take advantage of everything Toronto has to offer. See you on the streets!