Canada's Walk of Fame Festival

The seventh annual Canada’s Walk of Fame Festival is bigger than ever as it returns to Toronto September 20 – 29, 2016. The seven-day showcase of Canadian arts features more than 45 acts and includes the addition of two new venues for the Festival’s concert series: the Mod Club and the Phoenix Concert Theatre. The Festival will also include the return of the three-day Yonge-Dundas Square Free Festival and the Future Legends at the Horseshoe showcase.

The Yonge-Dundas Square Free Festival also features an exciting mix of programming including live music, book readings, dance performances, film and television screenings and sports activations including an autograph signing with Toronto Maple Leafs alumni. There will also be workouts with Goodlife Fitness, food trucks and tons of giveaways. For a current schedule of programming visit

September 23

12:00 pm Liteyears (music)

1:00 pm Jillea (music)

2:00 pm Fire (film)

4:00 pm Underground Dance Co (dance)

4:30 pm Ill at Will (dance)

5:00 pm Ascot Royals (music)

6:00 pm Attica Riots (music)

7:00 pm The Balconies (music)

8:00 pm Zeus (music)

9:00 pm Black Mountain (music)

September 24

9:00 am Saturday morning throwback featuring screenings of popular cartoons and children’s television shows from the 1960s-1980s and a special introduction from Mitch Markowitz (television)

12:00 pm 2016 Finalists of Canada’s Walk of Fame Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program, supported by RBC: Ben Klick, Nuela Charles, Jake Vance, The Kents, Dave Sampson, Faouzia Ouihya, Ayaz Virani (music)

3:00 pm Toronto Raptors dance pak (sports)

5:00 pm Kayo (music)

6:00 pm Jsoul (music)

7:00 pm Top5 (music)

8:00 pm The Funk Hunters with special guest Chali 2na (music)

9:00 pm Classified (music)

September 25

11:30 am Goodlife Fitness workout session

12:00 pm Autograph signings with Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni Johnny Bauer & Ron Ellis

2:00 pm The Hitman (film)

3:30 pm DEUCEnDIP (dance)

5:00 pm Johnston Crook (music)

6:00 pm LGS - Le Groupe Swing (music)

7:00 pm Jonathan Roy (music)

8:00 pm Delhi 2 Dublin (music)

9:00 pm Great Lake Swimmers (music)