It may be a bit of a wet weekend but that doesn’t have to put a damper on family fun. Sure, it’ll be a great weekend to curl up with a good book but if you’re itching to get out, there are some wonderful events going on right in our hood. Just a hop, skip, and a puddle jump away!
Queen Street Art Crawl
Trinity Bellwoods Park : Saturday October 1st – Sunday October 2nd, 11am – 6pm
This annual outdoor art exhibition features the artwork of 200 artists with works ranging from paintings to woodwork and jewelry. There’s also a Kids’ Zone and live performances, The Craft Beer Garden, and a variety of food vendors.
Saturday October 1st, sunset – sunrise
Ship the kiddies off to the grandparents or bundle them up and make it a family all-nighter – enjoy the citywide celebration of art featuring more than 90 contemporary art projects, by more than 300 local and international artists, as well as exhibits from local museums, galleries and institutions. Visit http://www.mobile.nbto.com for details
Toronto Antique and Vintage Market
Heritage Court, Exhibition Place : Saturday October 1st 10am – 5pm, Sunday October 2nd 10am – 4pm
Tickets are $10 (cash only) and kids under 12 are free. This market features antique, vintage and retro art, furnishings, jewelry and decor.
For more information, including a full vendor list and access to show admission discounts, visit http://www.torontoantiqueandvintagemarket.ca
Ontario Place : Friday September 30th 6pm – Saturday October 1st 11:59pm
Join in the celebration of Bavarian heritage, food, music, and beer.
The two-day event features three Oktoberfest sessions. The Saturday day session features family fun including games and pretzel necklace-making. For ticket prices and more information check out http://www.torontooktoberfest.ca
Have a great weekend!