events toronto spring 2018

The top 10 events in Toronto this spring

Events in Toronto this spring are jam-packed with literal jamming from the likes of Canadian Music Week, Field Trip, and NXNE. There's also a ton of free events that won't cost you a cent. If you're not there, where are you?

  • Events you might want to check out
    About the Event
    • April 17-21
      This annual event is a five-day showcase of cutting-edge and art-influenced fashion presentations, performances, multidisciplinary art installations, photography, and short film.
      Daniels Spectrum
    • April 26 - May 6
      North America's largest documentary festival is back with a selection of over 200 films from Canada and around the world.
      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
    • May 7-13
      This festival spans 7 nights of performances from up-and-coming bands at live music venues around Toronto.
      Multiple Venues
    • May 20
      This annual event series is back at Hanlan's Point for another year with a lineup of some heavy hitters from the electro music scene.
      Hanlan's Point
    • May 24 - June 3
      This LGBTQ film festival is now twenty years strong and back again for a series of screenings showcasing Canadian queer filmmakers.
      TIFF Bell Lightbox
    • May 25-27
      Start planning your cosplay now because Anime North is here to celebrate all things anime, manga, music, games, and all other forms of Japanese Culture.
      Toronto Congress Center
    • May 31
      It's the twentieth edition of Power Ball; a massive art party and fundraiser that sees the Power Plant gallery transformed into a magical space.
    • June 2-3
      This year's Field Trip lineup doesn't disappoint, with the likes of Metric, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Alvvays set to take the stage.
      Fort York National Historic Site
    • June 8-17
      NXNE is set to take over Toronto music venues all across the city for 10 days, the last three of which will see a return to Yonge and Dundas Square for a giant, free festival.
      Multiple Venues
    • June 12-13
      Inspired by night markets from around the world, The Stop’s Night Market transforms a unique outdoor space with food, performances, and art - all for a good cause.
      The Stop Community Food Centre
    Lead photo by

    Hector Vasquez

Lead photo by

Hector Vasquez

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