Enjoy music, dance, comedy, food and family friendly activities at the Canada Day Look Weekend Event in Toronto, Ontario.

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Celebrate all things Canadian on the waterfront with music, dance, comedy, food and family friendly activities.  This Canada Day celebration begins on Friday, June 28, and will go through Monday, July 1, 2024.


  • Concert with Fefe Dobson & Tyler Shaw
  • Choir! Choir! Choir! Presents Hallelujah: An Epic Canadian Sing Along
  • Concert with Toronto Symphony Orchestra
  • La Bulle: An inventive outdoor theatre performance from CORPUS
  • Concert by Crystal Shawanda: Fusing country and soul into an indigenous sound
  • Concert by Blue Moon Marquee with original compositions
  • Beauxmont: A kitchen dance party of live music mixing traditional Acadian, Louisiana, and maritime sounds
  • Bead Art Painting & Dot Art
  • Hula Hoop Performance & Fun Zone with Bex In Motion
  • De Tempo Antan with folk and Francophone music
  • Film Screening in Studio Theatre
  • Hula Hoop Performance & Fun Zone with Aly Hoops
  • Not From Around Here: A photographic exhibition
  • Stand-Up Comedy with Martha Craves
  • Concert by Kune World: A live celebration of diversity
  • JER: An eclectic fusion of alternative psychedelic rock, Afrobeat grooves, and northeast Brazilian rhythms
  • Swing Dance Class: Learn the Lindy Hop
  • Okavango African Orchestra
  • Power Kids: Drawing, collage, and photography
  • Summer Break: An acrobatic performance across a vintage school bus
  • West African Dance Workshop
  • Tio Chorinho with Flavia Nascimento: The “New Orleans jazz of Brazil”
  • The Breaking Draft
  • TallBeat Stilts: Stilt walking drum troupe performance with Afro-Brazilian rhythms


Food at Canada Day Long Weekend comes from these food vendors.

  • Donna’s Donairs
  • Wuba Eats
  • Blox Bites
  • Roasted Corn Express
  • Sunshine Shakes
  • Friends Fries
  • Sisters with Spice


Choose from local and artisanal goods eco-friendly crafts, fair trade products and more.  Vendors include

  • Rude Mama Hot Sauce
  • Foxy Connections
  • Ila’s Kitchen
  • Cutecraftworld
  • TSZ Jewelers
  • Surbhi Original
  • Hellen’s Boutique
  • Avani Creations (That Desert Leather)
  • Kolorez
  • Asiri’s Treasure
  • One of a Kind
  • Geartop Inc.
  • Your Swag
  • Green Nirvana
  • Lemontie Fashion Jewelers
  • S.A. Treasure
  • Neutron Starr
  • One Heart

Attending Canada Day Celebrations

If you’re going to attend a Canada Day celebration, you might want to wear your most patriotic outfit.  If you need help with this, you can get your outfit inspiration here.

Visiting Toronto

If you’d like to visit Toronto for the Canada Day celebrations, you should consider these hotels.  You can find some great deals here with discounted rates as low as $86 per night.

If you’re going to be flying to Toronto, you can use the promo code “SB25” to save money on your flight here.

Toronto Cuisine

Toronto is well known for its delicious cuisine.  Its residents’ favorites include poutine, peameal bacon sandwich, nanaimo, fruity ice cream sandwiches, ketchup chips, sushi pizza and more.  While you’re in the city, you should enjoy Toronto’s diverse culinary scene.  Try dining at one of the following restaurants rated the 10 Best Restaurants in Toronto by users of TripAdvisor.

  1. Casa Madera
  2. 1 Kitchen
  3. Black + Blue
  4. New Orleans Seafood & Steakhouse
  5. Lavinia Restaurant
  6. Sportsnet Grill
  7. ALO Restaurant
  8. Richmond Station
  9. Scaramouche Restaurant
  10. Goodfellas Wood Oven Pizza

If you enjoyed Toronto cuisine and would like to learn more about cooking Torontonian favorites, try these cookbooks.  You can use our links to see how you can save money on them.