Events in Toronto today are all about Pride as the parade rolls down Yonge Street with colours and costumes. If you're looking for more information, here's a handy guide. Elsewhere, the Christie Pits Film Festival kicks off and it's Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington.Events you might want to check out:
Christie Pits Film Festival (June 24 @ Christie Pits)
A new season of free outdoor films carries the theme of Cinematic Cities and the first transports us to Baltimore with the 1988 classic Hairspray.
Pedestrian Sundays (June 24 @ Kensington Market)
Kensington goes car-free for for this month's edition of PS to make space for dancing, music, makers and meditation in the street.
Toronto Pride Parade (June 24 @ Yonge Street)
Capping off Pride Month in the city is the annual Pride Parade with glittering costumes, performances and music travelling down Yonge Street.
Blockorama (June 24 @ Bud Light Wellesley Stage)
Now in its 20th year of celebrating Black excellence, this huge block party includes music, a marketplace, art, fashion and food.
Om T.O. (June 24 @ The Distillery District)
Have a good stretch on the house with nine free outdoor yoga classes offered by local instructors in the Distillery District.
Promise Cherry Beach (June 24 @ Cherry Beach)
DJs, dancing and dogs are a staple of this massive beach party, with a rotting lineup of local and visiting talent spinning the hottest beats.
Pride Street Fair (June 22-24 @ Church-Wellesley Village)
It's the final day to wander around the Village among food, parties, vendors, entrainment and live music before or after catching the parade.
Redpath Waterfront Festival (June 22-24 @ HTO Park)
It's the last day to wander the waterfront and check out the sights, including the giant beach installation, food, shopping, music and entertainment.
Bud Light Dreams (June 23-24 @ RBC Echo Beach)
It's the final day for this huge EDM/trance/electro festival on the beach featuring some of the biggest names in the game.
Gatsby Garden Party (June 23-24 @ Spadina Museum: Historic House & Gardens)
It's the last day of this snazzy green party on the grounds of the Spadina Museum featuring drinks, music, food, games and vendors.
by Lisa Power via blogTO