June is not only home to beautiful weather and start of
summer, but also kicks-off festival season in the city. So we put together a
list of our favourite festivals this month that we think you should check out.
NXNE (June 15 – 19)
NXNE showcases some of the
best new music and films by independent artist and creators that are “ones to
watch”. Aside from phenomenal music and movies, the festival also has Game Land
where you can test out new video games; and Future Land a panel from some of
the greatest innovators in the gaming and music industry.
Front Street Foods (June 13 – August 5)
This year located at Adelaide Place, the Front Street Foods Festival welcomes
guest to enjoy some of the city’s favourite street food. The food at the
festival showcases some of Toronto’s top chefs, bakers and artisanal food
makers. With more than enough good food for everyone, it’s something you can’t
Luminato (June 10 – 26)
local and international art, theatre, music, dance and film. Located in various
places within the city, the festival allows some of the most talented artist
come out and showcase their work to city-goers.
Toronto Wine & Spirit Festival (June 16 – 18)
Taking place at Sugar Beach, the Toronto Wine & Spirit Festival
provides a fun weekend by the waterfront. Now in its 8th year, you
can sample wine and beers while taking in some great live music.
Dundas West Festival (June 11)
Happening this weekend, the Dundas West Festival, brings together the
community to celebrate the diverse cultures and art that that area is known
for. It stretches across 12 city blocks and has of live music, food and vendors