10 of the best things to do in Toronto this week (August 15-19)
Another exciting week has arrived in our great city. If you’re looking to make some summer memories, there are plenty of ways to do so in the coming days. CNE is coming, Harry Styles is coming, and there are plenty of festivals and immersive experiences to explore.
As always, we’re hotting up the best things to do in Toronto this week – now we’re turning it into a summer to remember.
The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE)
Let’s go to the ex! The long-awaited return of CNE to Toronto is finally here and this year’s attractions, vendors and events are being revealed.
The legendary late summer carnival takes place from August 19th to September 5th after two long years of hiatus. In addition to midway rides and games, attendees can always look forward to over-the-top carnival fare, new attractions, rides, performances, and happy summer memories.
Where: place of issue
When: August 19 to September 5, 2022
Harry Styles Love on Tour 2022: The Scotiabank Arena is Harry’s home
Finally he comes! Harry Styles will take the stage at Scotiabank Arena this week for a show that is absolutely wild. Styles will perform back-to-back on Monday and Tuesday and we can only imagine the warm welcome he’ll receive from all of his adoring fans!
Where: Scotiabank Arena
When: August 15 & 16, 2022
Toronto Outdoor Picture Show
The season of films under the stars continues! The Toronto Outdoor Picture Show (TOPS) has a new series of programs this summer entitled Curtain up!. The films pay tribute to all the performing artists we haven’t seen live during the pandemic, from dancers to circus acts to musicians and more. View the full film schedule here.
Where: See locations
When: Until 08/28/2022
Cross an Ontario canyon on Canada’s longest suspension bridge
This Bridle Path penthouse for sale looks like it is owned by royalty (PHOTOS)
One of Toronto’s most popular foodie events is back The Summerlicious Restaurant Festival returns this Friday, offering Torontonians a chance to celebrate the city’s diverse culinary scene with set menus and prizes.
According to the city, this year’s Summerlicious is all about supporting the “recovery and revitalization of Toronto’s dining scene” by making it easier for restaurants to participate and offer their “enticing experiences and delicious food” to the public.
Where: Here you can find all the restaurants
When: 12.-28. Aug 2022
The FRIENDS experience
That friends Experience that has popped up in cities across the US has finally opened in Toronto! The event has all the elements that anyone would do friends Superfans go crazy including set replicas and original props and costumes.
You can dance in front of the fountain, enter the show and explore 12 rooms with set replicas, pose on the couch, take photos to your heart’s content, shop for exclusive merch and much more. Here’s a little taste of what to expect!
Where: Yorkdale Shopping Center (opposite the LEGO Store)
When: Reserve your place