The weekend has arrived and with many awesome events happening in Toronto, including a huge burger festival and a birthday party for one of the city's oldest queer insitutions. Union Station's big summer market kicks off today and there's lots going on at Ontario Place.Events you might want to check out:
Buddies' 40th Birthday Party (May 31 @ Buddies in Bad Times)
One of Toronto's most storied spaces for queer cultural programming is celebrating the big 4-0 with an epic night of dance and performances.
Friday Night Live (May 31 @ Royal Ontario Museum)
Party it up inside the museum at this edition of #FNL that pays tribute to Dutch masters like Rembrandt, plus music, food, drinks and performances.
not for you Zine Launch (May 31 @ Page One Cafe)
Dedicated to the voices of BIPOC womxn and non-binary peoples, this new zine is launching among a night of live readings and activities.
Tash Sultana (May 31 @ RBC Echo Beach)
Get ready to lose yourself in the psychedelic grooves of Australia's Tash Sultana as she drops by to rock the stage again tonight.
The Annex Spring Craft Market (May 31 @ Tranzac Club)
Bringing together local artists, crafters and makers, this pop-up market has unique items for sale and doubles as a fundraiser for local programming.
HungaroFest (May 31 - June 2 @ Budapest Park)
A day of Hungarian cultural celebrations is on at this big, three-day festival with traditional dance, food, music, art and products the country has to offer.
BurgerMania (May 31 - June 2 @ Yonge-Dundas Square)
Burgers galore are on at the second edition of this weekend beef festival (with veggies and gluten-free options!), alongside music, drinks and more.
Halston (May 31 - June 11 @ Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema)
The story of famous hat maker Halston serves as a reflection of the 1970s disco era he helped to create with his innovative and unique designs.
Union Summer (May 31 - August 3 @ Union Station)
Union Station's huge summer market is back with a season of special programming like movies and music, plus lots of yummy bites and local brews.
Summer at Ontario Place (May 31 - September 23 @ Ontario Place)
Ontario Place is ready to kick off a summer of free activities for everyone to enjoy, with yoga, live music, life-sized games and more.
by Lisa Power via blogTO