What to do this weekend in Toronto
::: DATE NIGHT :::
Saturday Aug 30 – Salsa Dancing on a Boat!
Want to prove that you are not just business and can still spice things up? Take your girl out for salsa dancing… on a boat… with an amazing view to Toronto’s skyline. Dance the night away with:
– DJ (Latin & Retro Music)
– 2 large indoor dance floors and an extra-large outdoor deck
– Dance show and salsa dance lesson
– Cash bar and food
Time: -Boarding Time 7:30pm – 8:30pm -Departure Time 8:30pm -Arrival Time 12:30am
Location: Enterprise 2000, Pier 35. 242 Cherry Street
Sponsor: Fiesta Events GTA
Sunday Aug 31 – Shakespeare in High Park
What is more romantic than Shakespeare under the stars? One of Toronto’s favorite traditions; take your loved one out to this historic park for a riveting performance of Macbeth.
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: High Park Amphitheatre 1873 Bloor Street West
Price: Pay-what-you-can; suggested $20.00 contribution. Reserved seating: $25.00
Sponsor: Canadian Stage
::: HANG WITH THE GENTS :::
Saturday Aug 30 – Best of the West
Foodies this is for you! The “Best of the West!” food tour, will introduce you to a diverse range of dishes prepared by some of the best establishments in the Dundas and Ossington area. The leisure guide will highlight and educate you on different culinary specialties and let you in on off the beaten path landmarks.
Time:12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Scadding Court Community. Dundas Street West and Bathurst Street
Sponsor: Savour Toronto
Sunday Aug 31 – Labour of Love
Looking for a crazy night out with the boy? This two-day music festival will do the trick; it is a long weekend after all so why not let loose on a Sunday night?
Time: 10:00 pm
Location: The Guvernment 132 Queens Quay East, Toronto, CA
Sponsor: ELEVATE and INK present
::: FAMILY FUN :::
Saturday Aug 30 – BBQ for You Parachute for Them
The Shops at Don Mills presents the cities finest outdoors BBQ at McEwan Fine Foods. While you are enjoying a fine culinary experience your children can have fun with Gymboree Play & Music for Parachute songs, bubbles and activities. Best of both worlds? We think so.
Time: Parachutes are at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:00 pm BBQ from 11:30am-4:00 pm
Location: Shops at Don Mills 1090 Don Mills Road
Price: Free to parachute$3.50-$10.00 for BBQ
Sponsor:Shops at Don Mills
Saturday Aug 31 – Family Friendly Second City
Princess Polly & The World’s Smallest Ninja an adventure for all ages, Come along as Princess Polly sets out to save the kingdom, with the help of a tiny ninja. Complete with original songs, a heart-warming tale, and plenty of surprises, Princess Polly is a production that will delight kids and parents alike!
Time:1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: The Second City. 51 Mercer Street
Price: Individual tickets are $14.00 Family 4-pack are $45.00
Sponsor: The Second City
All Weekend Long-