Free events in Toronto this week includeÂ outdoor movie screenings, concerts and a butter tart battle. It's the end of the month, so enjoy a Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington Market for all your car-free strolling and street dancing needs.ÂEvents you might want to check out:
The Great Canadian Butter Tart Battle (July 24 @ The Drake Hotel)
Help judge this epic butter tart battle. Your taste buds will thank you.
Cooking with Stella (July 25 @ Trinity Bellwoods BIA)
See this free, outdoor screening that features free valet bike parking for the first 200 cyclists that show up.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople (July 26 @ Regent Park )
The Regent Park Film Festival hosts a free outdoor screening with activities before the film starts at around 9 p.m.
Tirgan Festival (July 27-30 @ Boxcar Social (Harbourfront) , Distillery District)
The world’s largest celebration of Iranian arts and culture is packed with performances, art shows, fashion shows and food. The food part isn't free, but everything else is.
Daydream (July 27 @ Offsite Concept Space)
Offsite is throwing an opening exhibition party featuring work by Drakecereal, ceramics by Hinkleville t-shirts by David Crinshaw with music by Oreku.
Indie Fridays (July 28 @ Yonge-Dundas Square)
Two-time Juno Award-winner,Derek Miller Band will bring their bluesy soul- stirring roots rock to this free, outdoor show. Jace Martin co-headline.
Night of the Living Dead (July 29 @ Imagine Cinemas Carlton)
Celebrate the life of George Romero with a free screening of the 1968 zombie classic that started it all.
Soul Sunday Street Party (July 30 @ Trinity Common)
Kensington Market's Pedestrian Sunday is back and so is this dance party with DJs, live shows, beer and snacks. It all goes down from 2 to 7 p.m.
by Phil Villeneuve via blogTO