WinterCity Festival, February: Worried about what to do in Toronto during the colder winter months? There’s no need. Winter is one of the liveliest times of the year and this festival warms things up with culinary events, live shows and concerts.
Toronto International Dragon Boat Race Festival; June: Around 200 paddle-wielding teams compete in this high-speed boat race at Toronto Centre Island.
Santa Claus Parade; November: There are no shortage of child-oriented events and activities in Toronto, but few draw smiles as wide as this festival. Expect an impressive float parade and more than 20 band performances.