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

Aug 3 2016, 8:47 pm

Nothing like making it through a short, and sunny, work week.

Reward yourself with one of these Friday events. A couple of these are running all weekend, in case you don’t get to all of it today.

Happy Friday, Toronto!

Krinos Taste of the Danforth

One of Toronto’s most famous summer events, The Krinos Taste of the Danforth is Canada’s largest street Festival and is back for its 23rd year.

Where: Danforth Avenue
When: August 5 –  7

Beats, Breaks & Culture: The Bridge

Bringing back the beat! Check out this free event featuring a mix of live music, DJs and dance, celebrating all that is hip-hop and electronic music.

Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
When: August 5 –  7

Kultura Festival

The 11th annual Kultura Filipino Arts Festival returns this month with live performances, traditional and modern cuisine, curated interactive art installations and a bustling marketplace.

Where: Several venues, including Nathan Phillips Square
When: August 5 –  7

TPFF Party In The Pits: Theeb

The Toronto Palestine Film Festival (TPFF) presents Party in the Pits tonight at Christie Pits Park. There will be a free outdoor screening of the 2014 film by Naji Abu Nowar, Theeb. Music, food and fun!

Where: Christie Pits Park, 750 Bloor Street West
When: August 5 at 8 pm

I Choose You! A Pomon-Inspired Dance Party

Or perhaps, start off your weekend with a Pomon-inspired party. Seize the moment, grab your pokedex and dance the night away. There will be prizes for best dressed, themed drinks & decor.

Where: Adelaide Hall, 250 Adelaide Street West
When: August 5 at 10:30 pm

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