Food events in Toronto are a regular smörgåsbord of yummy delights. Kothu Fest is serving up traditional Sri Lankan street food, while we're finally getting the Seinfeld pop-up of our dreams. A big night market is happening in Leslieville and a vegan block party is on all next weekend.Events you might want to check out:
Food Truck'N Friday (July 27 @ Parking lot at Bloor Street West and Resurrection Road)
It's Friday and that means food trucks are lined up and ready to serve up the goods, featuring Road Grill, The Arepa Republic, Funnel Cake Dream and more.
Market Battles (July 27 @ St. Lawrence Market)
St. Lawrence Market vendors battle it out at this huge smokehouse competition. It's free to attend and there'll be live music and games.
Kothu Fest (July 28 @ Yonge-Dundas Square)
A celebration of Sri Lankan street food hits the heart of downtown with tons of vendors, music, and activities on throughout the day.
Seinfeld Pop-Up (July 28 @ Lloyd's on Queen)
What's the deal with pop-ups? Lloyd's is hosting a Seinfeld-inspired pop-up with all the noteworthy food and drinks from the show.
The Leslieville Night Market (July 28 @ Jonathan Ashbridge Park)
Back again is this neighbourhood night market, bringing together local goods, crafts, a farmers market, food, and drinks all evening long.
Backyard Barbecue Party (July 29 @ Track & Field Bar)
Get into some corn hole, hit the crokinole and have a bite this game bar's backyard barbecue with all the meats, cocktails, music, and prizes.
Fusion of Taste Festival (July 29 @ Albion Islington Square)
A spread of goodies from the diverse Albion Islington community is up for the tasting during this outdoor celebration of different cultural offerings.
Momo Crawl (July 29 @ Multiple Venues)
Parkdale's Little Tibet is hosting its annual Momo crawl dedicated to the beloved little dumplings at various spots all over the neighbourhood.
Summer Rijsttafel (July 29 @ Borrel)
Summer is for Dutch-Indonesian rijsttafel—a big feast of rice, different dishes of varying flavours, and several kinds of meat.
Sunday Pig Roast (July 29 @ Earlscourt BBQ)
The pig came home and it's getting roasted during this big Sunday cookout with all-you-can-eat sides and beverages.
Vegan Block Party (August 2-5 @ Vegandale Brewery)
A giant block party dedicated to all-things vegan is going down with sweet treats and goodies at the city's newest vegan brewery.
CNE Craft Beer Fest (August 24-26 @ Princes' Boulevard)
Back again is this festival within a carnival, as the CNE hosts 11 big-name craft brewers from Toronto and beyond, all surrounded by food trucks.
Taste of the Kingsway (September 7-9 @ The Kingsway)
The Kingsway transforms in to a international food experience for three days during this street festival with vendors, live entertainment, and activities.
Cask Days (October 19-21 @ Evergreen Brick Works)
Beer as nature intended—Evergreen Brick Works is hosting a massive brew festival with drinks served straight out of the cask.
by Lisa Power via blogTO