Toronto Food Events rounds up the most delicious events, festivals, pop-ups, winemaker dinners, supper clubs and other food related happenings in Toronto this week and next. You can find us here every Friday morning.
- The Scarborough Food Truck Festival is on this Saturday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Scarborough Campus of University of Toronto (1265 Military Trail Road). Taking place in parking lot H (free parking in lot G), the event will feature nine food trucks, family-oriented activities and live entertainment.
- The Appleseed Cider Festival takes place at Wychwood Barns (601 Christie Street) on Sunday, May 29 from noon to 9 p.m.. General admission for the sampling event featuring 25+ ciders, is $25 and includes a souvenir sampling glass and three drink tickets to get you started (additional tickets are $2 each and equal a 4 oz. pour).
- Wenona Lodge (1069 Bloor Street West) hosts its monthly pig roast on Sunday, May 29 from 6 p.m.. It's $35 for all you can eat pork including two sides and this month's featured draught, Naughty Neighbour by Nickelbrook Brewing.
- Join Oyster Boy on Monday, May 30 at The Drake Hotel for the East Coast Oyster Opener. The free event kicks off at 8 p.m. and is part of the weekly 86'd Monday series and will feature Oyster Boy's Adam Colquhoun serving up mounds of freshly shucked oysters.
- Cookie Martinez hosts the second instalment of her Eating Insects tasting series on Wednesday, June 1 at Market 707. Tickets are $25 for this six course tasting menu.
- Kampai, Toronto's annual sake matsuri is back for its fifth year on Friday, June 3 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.. The largest sake event in Canada takes place at The Fermenting Cellar (28 Distillery Lane) in the Distillery District and will showcase over 150 sakes from Japan and North America
- U-Feast is putting on Philippine Flavours: From Bicol to Manila at Lamesa (669 Queen Street West) on Wednesday, June 15. Priced at $60 per person, the menu will tour the islands of the Philippines with dishes like like Kinilaw, Pinakbet and Rellenong Manok.
- Second Harvest fundraiser, Toronto Taste is fast approaching. Tickets are $260 including a $125 charitable tax receipt for the ambling feast happening at Corus Quay on Sunday, June 12.
Photo from Ish & Chips by Jesse Milns