We’ve got an exciting month to look forward to in our city! You don’t need a budget to make the most of it either because there are tons of free things to do in Toronto this March.
From outdoor festivals to free museum nights and a lively street parade, rest assured that this month will be a good one!
Here are 10 of the best free things to do in Toronto this March, so you can do the most for as little money as possible.
Sugar Shack TO is coming back to Toronto’s waterfront this March for a FREE two-day maple-filled event.
This event will have two sugar shacks, a lumberjack contest, maple-infused comfort food, live entertainment, a warming station, demonstrations, and more.
When: March 11th and 12th, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Sugar Beach, 11 Dockside Drive
The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) has reopened with new spring exhibitions, and you can visit for free!
The museum has a Free Friday Nights tradition that brings art lovers together on the best night of the week.
Visitors are invited to celebrate contemporary art and community and enjoy live performances, installations, pop-ups, activations, and more.
You can book your spot in advance to guarantee entry or drop in on the day. The last time slot for entry is 8:45 PM.
Where: Museum of Contemporary Art, 158 Sterling Road #100
When: Fridays from 5 PM to 9 PM
Do a little browsing at this seasonal market of Toronto-based vendors this March.
The market is free to attend and you can explore over 70 local vendors selling amazing goods of all kinds, just in time for spring.
Shop for jewelry, apparel, accessories, sweet treats, bath and beauty, health, wellness, and more!
When: March 12th, 2023, 12 PM to 7 PM
Where: Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East
The season of outdoor skating is almost over! When it comes to outdoor skating rinks, Toronto has no shortage of fantastic options.
From ice trails through the city to DJ skate nights in the heart of downtown, these rinks will make you want to lace up your skates until the final days of winter.
Where: See Toronto’s best outdoor rinks here
When: Until March 2023 (various dates)
An illuminated experience is coming our way and it’s completely free to enjoy. Lumière: The Art of Light at Ontario Place will light up the waterfront with incredible works of art.
Formerly named the Winter Light Exhibition, this event will take over Trillium Park starting on March 10th.
“Utilizing innovation, light and discovery, Lumière encourages Ontario artists and creators to ‘illuminate’ the park,” the description says.
When: March 10th to May 7th, 2023
Where: Trillium Park, Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Blvd West
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Winter Stations is back! This single-stage international design competition takes place every year, and contestants must incorporate the Kew and Woodbine beach lifeguard towers into their installations in creative ways.