10 things to do in Toronto today: Sunday, September 24

Sep 23 2017, 3:05 am

Your weekend continues, Toronto! This beautiful Sunday is filled with sunshine and warmth, so head out there, enjoy these events in the city today.

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Queen West Art Crawl

What: The Queen West Art Crawl (QWAC) is a charitable organization that features a weekend-long festival of creativity and community. It’s designed to celebrate and promote the art, culture, and diversity of Queen West in Toronto.

Where: Trinity Bellwoods Park
When: September 23 to 24, 11 am to 6 pm

Invictus Games

What: The 2017 Invictus Games will be taking over Toronto this month and while most major sporting events are ticketed, there are plenty of free events as well. Free sports include archery, wheelchair tennis, cycling, golf, and the Jaguar Land Rover Driving Challenge.

Where: Venues throughout the city
When: Now until September 30

Paradise in the Park Toronto

What: Following the successful LA Paradise in the Park event, Jamie Jones proudly presents the second installment of this series; Paradise in the Park Toronto. Come and enjoy a vibrant open-air venue and incredible music. What more could you need for a perfect day party?

Where: Woodbine Park
When: September 24, 2 pm


What: Canadian indie songstress Fiest will be performing at Toronto’s iconic Massey Hall this month to promote her latest album Pleasure. 

Where: Massey Hall, 178 Victoria Street
When: September 24, 8 pm

Word on the Street

What: Participate in hundreds of author readings, discussions, and activities, and shop in a marketplace that boasts the best selection of Canadian books and magazines you’ll find anywhere. There’s plenty to see and do at Canada’s largest FREE book and magazine festival.

Where: 235 Queens Quay West
When: September 24, 11 am to 6 pm

Pedestrian Sunday September

What:  Come and enjoy a full day of car-free fun, music, food vendors, performances, shopping and all kinds of street-side surprises. Take the afternoon and check out a dance party, a band, a food stand and more.

Where: Kensington Market, Augusta south of College
When: September 24, 1 pm to 11 pm

Kensington Market Art Fair

What: As part of Pedestrian Sunday, Kensington Market will also play host to an incredible, curated outdoor art fair focusing on original two and three-dimensional art.

Where: Kensington Market, Augusta south of College,
When: September 24, 12 pm to 7 pm

Soupalicious Toronto

What: Sip, slurp and savour at this annual soup-tasting and harvest celebration. Local gardeners, farmers, restaurants, and chefs will create signature soups for this AYCE event ushering in fall.

Where: Artscape Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie Street
When: September 24, 12 pm to 3 pm

Jollof Wars

What: Black Foodie and Supafrik bring together West African caterers, restaurants, bloggers, and home cooks for a culinary showdown featuring secret recipes and spices. Attendees get to sample and vote on the best jollof rice dishes, plus access to a bumpin’ day party.

Where: Ristorante Buonanotte, 19 Mercer Street
When: September 24, 4 pm to 8 pm

Dwayne 2000: Dwayne Gretzky Does The 00s

What: Toronto’s favourite super-band (loosely named after a hockey legend), will be performing all of the biggest 2000 hits at the Opera House for two nights this month.

Where: The Opera House, 735 Queen Street East
When: September 24 at 9 pm

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