5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, June 6

Jun 5 2017, 2:34 am

It’s time to get your Tuesday started. Check out what’s happening in and around Toronto today!

Commemorating D-Day

Each June 6, the City of Toronto honours the Canadian men and women who took part in D-Day – the Allied forces’ invasion of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944.

When: June 6 at noon to 1 pm
Where: Nathan Phillips Square

5th Annual Scarborough Film Festival

Scarborough Worldwide Film Festival is an annual six-day celebration showcasing local, Canadian and world cinema and media projects. This year’s film fest will feature a variety of film programs, parties, concerts, industry meetings, guests, and of course more films.

When: June 6 to 11
Where: Venues throughout the city

Pride Community Run

Pride Community run in support of thePride And Remembrance Run, is a 5k route starting and ending at Hair of the Dog Pub Toronto, mimicking the actual Pride & Remembrance course.

When: June 6 at 6 pm
Where: Hair of the Dog, 425 Church Street

Dancing In The Park – RSCDS Toronto

Interested in Scottish dancing? Check out the free Dancing in the Park event at Edwards Gardens tonight! Each evening features at least two audience participation dances.

When: June 6 at 7 pm
Where: Edwards Garden, Leslie & Lawrence Ave East

A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald

This swinging tribute to Ella Fitzgerald—in celebration of her 100th birthday—presents some of the most glorious songs that she made her own. You’ll also hear top hits by her sister jazz greats, including Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday, and Sarah Vaughan

When: June 6 at 8 pm
Where: Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe