Looking for something fun to do this week? There are always cool events and exhibitions going on in Toronto, but sometimes all that choice can be a little overwhelming. That’s why we put together a weekly list of the most interesting art and design events going on in the city. Here’s what we’re checking out this week.
TD Toronto Jazz Festival 2018
Toronto’s annual jazz festival is in full swing. With over 1500 musicians performing throughout the week there are plenty of options no matter what your musical tastes are. Numerous internationally renowned musicians have made their way to the city to perform this week, so don’t miss it!
June 22 – July 1, 2018
This Tuesday FashionTech Toronto will explore the intersection of fashion and technology. The event includes interesting guest speakers, startup demos and invaluable networking opportunities.
June 26, 2018
6 – 9pm
Indigenous History Month Celebration
The 9th Annual Indigenous History Month Celebration is happening at Yonge & Dundas Square this Wednesday. The event will include dance and music performances as well as an artisan market and digital art gallery.
June 27, 2018
12 – 8pm
Crosscurrents: Canada in the Making
The Textile Museum of Canada’s newest exhibit, opening this Wednesday, uses textiles to explore the ongoing cultural exchange and interactions between Indigenous people, settler Canadians and newcomers over the past two centuries.
June 27, 2018 – March 31, 2019
June 27, 2018
6 – 7:30pm
Canada Day at Christie Pits Film Festival
Celebrate Canada Day with the Christie Pits Film Festival. The festivities will include both short and feature length films, live music, and lots of snacks.
July 1, 2018
6 – 11pm
Looking to plan ahead? Festival Registration is now open! If you’re interested in joining the Festival, now’s the time. You’ll become part of an exciting network of creatives, exhibitions, and events. Plus, you’ll gain exposure in an engaged community of designers and design-lovers.