5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, July 11

Jul 10 2017, 7:53 pm

Happy Tuesday!

If you’re looking for things to do in Toronto, check out what’s happening in and around the city today.

East York Farmers Market 

This farmers market offers a wide range of fresh Ontario products from fruits and vegetables to honey and preserves, smoked meats and cheeses, fresh baking, homemade soaps and lotions and freshly made smoothies. 

Where: East York Civic Centre in the park at 850 Coxwell
When: July 11 from 8 am to 2 pm

Carnival 2017 Offical Launch

The Carnival 50th anniversary festival season begins with the Official Launch ceremony this Tuesday. This kick-off event gives the city of Toronto a taste of what’s to come in the upcoming weeks ahead. There is an array of performances by popular Caribbean music artists. It is a cultural showcase and celebration of the creative spirit of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival.

Where: David Pecaut Square, 215 King Street West
When: July 11, 12 pm to 2 pm

Open Roof Festival with bad Batch and Blonde Elvis

Glam pop band Blonde Elvis kick off the night followed by a screening of comedy-horror-thriller The Bad Batch.

Where: 99 Sudbury Street
When: July 11 from 7 to 11 pm

Fringe After Dark: Treat Yo’Self

Come out and indulge! Greenhouse Juice will be handing out free samples and KIND bars will be sampling their healthy grain bars. Treat yo’ self to a free massage from Soothe registered massage therapists.

Where: 707 Dundas Street West
When: July 11 at 8 pm


Tinder Tales 

Join Tinder Tales for our monthly live show where comedians, storytellers, and people who have never been on stage before, share their real, ridiculous dating app and online dating stories live. From awkward hookups, to weird online interactions, this show brings the shock value way up!

Where: Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St. West
When: July 11 at 8 to 11 pm