5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, June 19

Jun 18 2019, 7:51 pm

Toronto, we’re one day closer to the weekend.

In case you can’t wait for Friday to roll around to have some fun, we’ve put together a list of the top events happening throughout the city today, including an outdoor movie screening, a curated market, and more.

UpMarket: The Floral Edit

What: For the second summer in a row, UpMarket returns to The Lane in Yorkville Village. Every Wednesday during summer, you can shop from a highly curated selection of local vendors offering handmade creations, gourmet foods, and unique gifts.

When: Every Wednesday through August 28
Time: 11 am to 2 pm
Where: The Lane, Yorkville Village
Price: Free to attend

Create & Cultivate: Lenovo Pop-Up

What: Come and enjoy an evening of creative conversation with entrepreneurs, creators, and women who are thinking big. Some of tonight’s speakers include founder and CEO of Create & Cultivate, Jaclyn Johnson, Noura Sakkijha, CEO and co-founder of Mejuri, Joanna Griffiths, founder and CEO of Knix, and more.

When: June 19
Time: 6:30 pm to 9 pm
Where: Aperture Room, 340 Yonge Street
Price: Free to attend, reserve your spot here

Something New

What: Get the lowdown on all of the latest wedding trends with Alison McGill, editor-in-chief of Weddingbells. Guests can enjoy delicious treats from the sweets table, featuring Finespun Cakes & Pastries, Joni & Cake, Gloryhole Doughnuts, and Laduree as they explore this pop-up. There will also be custom fashion illustrations from Monica Smiley.

When: June 19
Time: 
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Bayview Village
Price: $15

The Stop’s Night Market

What: The Stop’s Night Market is back for the 2019 festival season. Taking place over two evenings in June, the annual event will transform a section of the city into a vibrant open-air marketplace, populated with one-of-a-kind food carts and open bars.

When: June 19
Time: 7 pm to 11 pm
Where: stackt Market, 28 Bathurst Street
Price: $125

Open Roof Festival: Us

What: Among the many outdoor film festivals happening in the city this summer, Toronto’s Open Roof Festival is coming back for its tenth year with a brand new line-up of movies to be played every week, paired with live local music, food vendors, cold beer, and wine. Tonight, you can look forward to a screening of Jordan Peele’s Us, with music from Yuka.

When: June 19
Time: Music begins at 8 pm, screening begins around 9 pm
Where: 181 Sterling Street
Price: $15