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August 30, 2013

Category: Nature and Outdoor Activities

DJ Deep Fried Fridays

Every Friday night, Harbourfront Centre brings you the hottest DJs in town spinning on the Redpath Stage,
with a side of your favorite fried gourmet cuisine. Visit the World Café for your weekly deep fried food treat.

For more information: www.harbourfrontcentre.com

Location: Harbourfront Centre

 
Start: June 28, 2013
End: August 30, 2013
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Location: Harbourfront Centre

DJ Deep Fried Fridays

Friday nights just got a whole lot tastier! Deep-fried goodness and sizzling tunes take over Toronto’s waterfront with Harbourfront Centre’s newest summer-long experience – DJ Deep Fried Fridays, from June 28 through to August 30 at 7 p.m.
Gather friends, pack up the kids and head down to Harbourfront Centre for an outdoor showcase that explores the tastes and sounds that reflect distant lands and local terrains.

DJ Deep Fried Fridays kicks off with Canada Day Weekend Celebrations, June 28. Tasty potato swirls are available for purchase at World Café while listening to the amazing sounds of Dr. Jay de Soca Prince on the Redpath Stage. Throughout the summer, an array of music genres will be paired with tasty exotic treats such as Latin music with chifles (fried plantain chips), electronic beats with beavertails, reggae with festivals (a popular Jamaican fried dough), Korean pop music with samosas, and so much more.

At every DJ Deep Fried Friday, come experience the combination of food and music that reflect Harbourfront Centre’s cultural discourse every weekend throughout the summer season.

For additional information and event listings, the public may visit harbourfrontcentre.com or call the Information Hotline at 416-973-4000. Harbourfront Centre is located at 235 Queens Quay West in the heart of downtown Toronto’s waterfront. For information about getting here during the Queens Quay revitalization, visit harbourfrontcentre.com/gettinghere.

 
Start: June 28, 2013
End: August 30, 2013
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Location: Harbourfront Centre

Picnic In Our Spectacular Gardens!

During your visit, take a break and enjoy a lovely picnic on the enchanted grounds of Casa Loma. We’ll do the work; you just pick up your basket, spread out the blanket, and relax in the sunshine.
Picnic Basket for Two: $25.50 (taxes included). Available Wednesday to Sunday.

Click here: tinyurl.com/paxsw3e for more information and menu.

Location: Casa Loma — 1 Austin Terrace

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Start: July 3, 2013
End: August 31, 2013
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Location: Casa Loma

MacBeth & The Taming of the Shrew

This summer, see Shakespeare’s powerful tragedy Macbeth and early comedy The Taming of the Shrew under the stars. Both works will be playing outdoors throughout the summer on alternate nights, a rare repertoire summer at Shakespeare in High Park. This pay-what-you-can event is one of Toronto’s favourite traditions.

Please note: When you make a contribution, our ticketing system will assign you a random seat number for each ticket. Because all reservations are general admission, please disregard any seat number that appears in your shopping cart and confirmation receipt.

Website: www.canadianstage.com

Location: High Park

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Start: July 9, 2013
End: September 1, 2013
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Hot & Spicy Food Festival

Set your temperature soaring! A fiery palette of hot and spicy food, music, dance and the always-popular Iron Chef Competition.

For more information: www.HarbourfrontCentre.com

Location: Harbourfront Centre

 
Start: August 30, 2013
End: September 2, 2013
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Location: Harbourfront Centre

Canadian National Exhibition

August 16 – September 2, 2013. One of the largest annual fairs in North America, the Canadian National Exhibition offers a unique variety of experiences. Highlights include the President’s Choice Superdogs, international exhibits & shopping, shows and concerts, agricultural exhibits, Kids’ World, live entertainment, parades, a Casino, a three-day air show and more. Let’s Go To The EX!

For more details: www.TheEx.com

Location: Exhibition Place

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Start: August 16, 2013
End: September 2, 2013
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Location: Canadian National Exhibition

African Arts and Culture Festival

African Savanna, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm daily.
Back by popular demand, the Toronto Zoo is proud to offer our visitors an experience of African Culture in our own African Savanna. Visit one of the many artist booths and taken home and article of authenticity, including handcrafted wooden masks, soapstone and ebony carvings, hand-woven textiles, painted candles, traditional African musical instruments and more! FREE with admission!

For more details: www.TorontoZoo.com

Location: Toronto Zoo — 361A Old Finch Avenue

 
Start: June 29, 2013
End: September 2, 2013
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Location: Toronto Zoo

The Ghosts and Spirits of Old Town

Tuesdays to Saturdays (and holiday Sundays) until September 1st; Fridays and Saturdays beginning September 2nd
This tour will be departing from the office of our partner, Segway of Ontario, located at 30 Gristmill Lane in The Distillery Historic District.

Ghosts, graveyards, hangings and haunts. Stroll along the haunted cobblestone streets of the historic Distillery District and the St. Lawrence Market area by lantern light. Hear some of the most spine-tingling ghost stories from the earliest days of the city.

Buy tickets here: www.attractionscanada.com/HauntedWalks-Toronto/ShowCalendar.asp

 
Start: August 20, 2013
End: September 2, 2013
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Location: Haunted Walk of Toronto

Toronto’s Haunted Walk

Daily until September 1st; Tuesdays to Saturdays beginning September 2nd.

From the old military town of York to the metropolitan city of today, discover Toronto’s ghost stories and darker history. Hear of the city’s haunted theaters, public hangings and the terrifying encounters at Mackenzie House. You will never look at the city the same again. This tour will be departing from in front of the Hockey Hall of Fame at 30 Yonge Street.

Buy tickets here: www.attractionscanada.com/HauntedWalks-Toronto/ShowCalendar.asp

 
Start: August 20, 2013
End: September 2, 2013
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Location: Haunted Walk of Toronto

Virgin Mobile presents INDIE FRIDAYS

From June 28 – September 6, Virgin Mobile presents INDIE FRIDAYS, free concerts every Friday night from 8-10pm. Toronto’s biggest patio will be the hot spot to cool down with performances by in demand cover-band Dwayne Gretzky, indie darlings Plants and Animals, and Toronto hip hop sensation Cadence Weapon.

For more information and a full schedule of events, please visit ydsquare.ca

Location: Yonge-Dundas Square — Yonge and Dundas Streets

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Start: June 28, 2013
End: September 6, 2013
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