Lovers of food events can rejoice in Toronto this week. Brews a-plenty are on tap in Leslieville and at the Cider Festival while a big barbecue is happening at Ontario Place. Ever been to a low country boil? This might be the week you go to one. Cheers!Events you might want to check out:
Market Battles (August 24 @ St. Lawrence Market)
Market merchants face off in the battle of lifetime to find out who will be crowned the skewer and who will be the skewed.
Food Truck'N Friday (August 24 @ Parking lot at Bloor Street West and Resurrection Road)
A new lineup of food trucks arrives this week to serve up a variety of goodies, Expect Feed the 6, El Callejon del Taco, Curbside Dogs and many more.
Toronto Cider Festival (August 24-25 @ Sherbourne Common)
Kick back with a cold one at this festival featuring over 100 different kinds of ciders from local, regional and international cider producers.
Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Fest (August 24-26 @ Ontario Place)
There's always room for one more cookout before summer ends, and this one promises tons of food, drinks, music and country-themed activities.
Leslieville Beer Festival (August 25 @ Dundas Street East)
Dundas East shuts down for this all-day neighbourhood street party with regional brewers, community food vendors and local artisans on site.
Pan American Food and Music Festival (August 25-26 @ Yonge–Dundas Square)
Foods from all over the American continent is getting served up alongside activities, competitions and live performances.
Sunday Pig Roast (August 26 @ Earlscourt BBQ)
The pig came home to roost during this ol' fashion Sunday barbecue with drinks, sides and all-you-can-eat pig throughout the day.
Top Shuck (August 27 @ Pure Spirits Oyster House)
Shuckers gonna shuck at this big oyster jam with a shucking showdown, drinks and some of the best seafood in town.
Caskapalooza (August 29 @ Craft Beer Market Toronto)
Casks galore are on at the first annual cask festival with over twenty unique casks from local breweries and proceeds going to charity.
Feastbound (August 30 @ Eastbound Brewing Company)
End the summer with a low country boil; a communal dining party with long tables piled high with seafood served up alongside beer and lots of sides.
Hispanic Fiesta (August 31 - September 3 @ Mel Lastman Square)
Celebrate all things Latin American at this big festival featuring traditional food from twenty different Spanish speaking countries.
Burgers + Beers (September 9 @ 86 Miller Street)
Is there anything better than a sweaty, cheese-smothered burger? How about an all-you-can-eat burgers and $4 beer party? It's lit!
Junction Craft Brewing Makers Market (September 16 @ Junction Craft Brewing)
Explore the many tastes Ontario has to offers during this big makers market with a special spotlight on regional brewers.
Pancakes and Booze Art Show (September 26 @ The Opera House Grill)
Art, body painting, music, booze and a whole lotta pancakes are on at this big party featuring signature cocktails and unlimited fluff cakes.
by Lisa Power via blogTO