Can't miss Toronto events of the week: July 8 to 14

Jul 5 2019, 7:14 pm

Not sure what’s happening in your hood this week? No problem!

We’ve scoured the web and rounded up the top things to do in Toronto this week so you won’t have to.

Dance the night away with Jenny from the block, indulge in some delicious food at a night market, or cheer on your favourite drivers at the Honda Indy. The options are endless this week.

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Jennifer Lopez at Scotiabank Theatre

What: Jennifer Lopez is bringing her highly anticipated “It’s My Party: The Live Celebration” tour to Toronto this month. This is the singer’s first time hitting the road in over six years. Toronto fans will now have two opportunities to see the Jenny From the Block singer take the stage, with a new performance happening on July 7 and 8.

When: July 8
Time: 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Theatre, 40 Bay Street
Price: From $122

Night It Up!

What: The annual night market returns to Markham Civic Centre over the second weekend in July and is bringing together more than 100 booths dishing out everything from ramen burgers and matcha shaved ice all the way to deep fried ice cream.

When: July 12 to 14
Time: Friday, 7 pm to midnight; Saturday, 2 pm to midnight; Sunday, 2 pm to 8 pm
Where: Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Boulevard, Markham
Price: Admission is free

Toronto Outdoor Art Fair

What: Set to take place at Nathan Phillips Square this July, the Toronto Outdoor Art Fair is back for its 58th year, bringing together over 360 artists and makers of different backgrounds and disciplines. Lasting all weekend long, the event promises to create a space where artists and art lovers can interact and collaborate.

When: July 12 to 14
Where: Nathan Phillips Square
Price: Free to attend

Honda Indy Toronto

What: Celebrating 33 years of racing on the streets of Toronto, the Honda Indy Toronto is taking over Toronto this weekend. It’ll be fast and furious (and loud) in the city, and definitely not an event you’ll want to miss.

When: July 12 to 14
Time: Friday, 8 am to 6:50 pm; Saturday, 8:05 am to 6:35 pm; Sunday, 9:15 am to 3:40 pm
Where: Exhibition Place, 100 Princes’ Blvd.
Price: General admission tickets for adults start at $40

All Day I Dream 2019

What: It’s time to get groovy Toronto. The fourth edition of All Day I Dream in Toronto promises another beautiful blissed out day full of pretty music and good vibes.

When: July 13
Time: 2 pm to 10 pm
Where: Fort York National Historic Site, 250 Fort York Blvd.
Price: From $50

TD Festival of South Asia 2019

What: Toronto’s Little India neighbourhood will host a massive Festival of South Asia this month. The annual street festival is a showcase of South Asian community and culture, and it’s returning to Gerrard Street East on July 13 and 14. Among the many highlights this year, festival-goers can look forward to a Bollywood Dance Energizer. There will also be sidewalk sales and tasting tables hawking delicious eats spanning the gamut of kebabs, curries, and chaat, to dosa, pani puri, pakoras, and more.

When: July 13 and 14
Where: Gerrard Street East from Glenside Avenue to Coxwell Avenue
Price: Free to attend