5 things to do in Toronto today: Friday, August 12

Aug 11 2016, 9:48 pm

It’s FriYAY.

The city is still hot and humid, so plan accordingly today. And if you’re looking for things to do, look no further. Here are a few things for you to check out on your Friday.

And how about them Jays?

Toronto Blue Jays

Catch a ball game this weekend! The Jays are in town, so get this summer activity checked before the sunny days are gone. Don’t forget

Where: Rogers Centre, 1 Blue Jays Way
When: August 12 – 14

Toronto International Queer West Film Festival

With 24 films from 13 countries, Toronto’s second largest film festival has something for everyone.

Where: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Avenue
When: On now until August 14

Feast of St. Lawrence Festival

Toronto’s newest signature food event arrives today.  The Feast of St. Lawrence celebrates the rich, authentic and delicious history of Old Town Toronto over 3 sumptuous days.

Where: Various locations
When: August 12 – 14

Entertainment District Art Crawl

50 amazing artists and designers featuring works of art, photography, fashion, pet fashion, sculptures, woodworkers, metal workers, home decor, and more. Food trucks and DJs will also be present!

Where: David Pecaut Square, 215 King Street West
When: August 12, 11 am – 6 pm

Habari Africa

Explore the rich and diverse cultures of the African continent. This year focuses on the traditional griot music of West Africa, augmented by rumba and other contemporary sounds, through a celebration of music, dance, film, literature, fashion and crafts.

Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queen Quay West
When: August 12 – 14

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