The City produces dozens of major events, inclusive cultural programs and celebrations to highlight the vibrancy and diversity of Toronto, attract tourism and promote local and national artists. The Festivals & Events Calendar features all City-produced events alongside hundreds of events created by the community.

Festivals & Events Calendar

Browse the City of Toronto's Festivals & Events Calendar and discover concerts, art exhibits, film screenings, theatre listings, family events and more.

Holiday Season

Enjoy a collection of more than 55 holiday events and activities taking place across the city.

Cavalcade of Lights

Glittering lights, music, skating and spectacular winter fireworks at Nathan Phillips Square. November 2019.

City Hall Christmas Concert

Celebrate the festive season with an exciting free event for all ages, starting at noon on December 20 in the City Hall Rotunda.

Annual Mayor's Skate Party

Join Mayor John Tory and City Councillors for a family-friendly skating party on January 12 at Kew Gardens (2075 Queen St. E.) in the Beach neighbourhood.

Scarborough Sunday Concert Series

Enjoy live performances by orchestras, big bands Jazz ensembles and more at the Scarborough Civic Centre.

King Street Events

Enjoy live music, a cozy warming station, hot drinks and baked goods, and more in King Street's new public spaces.

New Year's Eve

Ring in the New Year at Nathan Phillips Square on December 31, 2019 with free entertainment and a stunning midnight fireworks display.


Savour Toronto's winter culinary scene with prix fixe menus at the city's top restaurants, plus unique food events. January – February, 2020.

Welcome to Winter

Get outside and enjoy all the winter activities that Toronto has to offer, including skating, skiing, snowshoeing and more. February - March 2020.

Black History Month

Explore and celebrate the heritage, traditions and culture of African-Canadians all month at events across the city. February 2020.

More City-Produced Events

There's even more great events scheduled for later in the year. Plan ahead to attend upcoming arts and culture, food, heritage, music and sporting events.