Time to bump some NSYNC because it’s gonna be May! We’re officially entering a new month this weekend and with that, some gorgeous spring weather. Thankfully, there are so many things to do in Toronto this weekend to help you make the most of it, from film and photography festivals, to the opening of Canada’s Wonderland, to epic concerts, exhibitions, and a massive brand name warehouse sale.

Check out this list of the 10 best things to do in Toronto this weekend and start planning your finest outfits accordingly!

Hot Docs Festival

This city-wide festival will be screening documentaries in Toronto this weekend, as well as a selection of films you can screen on Hot Docs at Home. Prepare to see some of the world’s best documentaries at this annual spring festival and attend some in-person Q&As with the directors, then cast your vote for the Hot Docs Audience Award and Rogers Audience Award.

Where: Various locations
When: Until May 8, 2022

Canada’s Wonderland

Canada’s premier amusement park is reopening for the season this Saturday with new attractions, restaurants, and entertainment for visitors to enjoy. Wonderland’s world-class coasters will be open to the public all season long starting this weekend, with the opening of Wonderland’s 20-acre waterpark Splash Works to follow in late May. Get ready for another season of thrills!

Where: Canada’s Wonderland
When: April 30, 2022

Olivia Rodrigo: SOUR Tour

Get ready, Toronto! Grammy-nominated critically acclaimed singer and songwriter Olivia Rodrigo is coming to Toronto this Saturday to perform her debut album SOUR. The concert is the first of many exciting live music events hitting Toronto this spring and summer, including returning festivals like Field Trip and VELD as well as new events like Decadence. Let the countdown begin!

Where: Massey Hall, 178 Victoria St
When: April 30, 2022

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Lisa’s Cosmetics Brand Name Spring Warehouse Sale

This popular sale event is back with deep discounts on well-known cosmetics, fragrances, and skincare brands like Elizabeth Arden, Juicy Couture, Ralph Lauren, Versace, Gucci, Burberry, and many more. Plus, you’ll get to shop for designer purses, sunglasses, fine chocolate, nail care, and professional hair care.

Where: 135 Commerce Valley Dr East, Markham
When: April 29—May 2

Rhythm & Blooms Pop-up

Celebrate springtime in the speakeasy era at this new pop-up. The St. Regis Toronto has opened its new Rhythm & Blooms experience in its Astor Lounge, serving prohibition-era style ‘iced’ teapot cocktails, delicious bites, and cocktails in an enchanting setting.

You’ll be treated to the sounds of live jazz on Friday and Saturday evenings as you sip among the pink canopies of cherry blossom trees and floral decor.

Where: 325 Bay St
When: Until July 31, 2022

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

Photography enthusiasts, this one’s for you. Starting this Sunday, May 1, Canadian and international artists will showcase their work through exhibitions, installations, and commissioned projects at museums, galleries, and public spaces across Toronto. You’ll get to discover both acclaimed and emerging artists, documentary photographers, and photojournalists at this annual event.

Where: Various locations
When: May 1-31, 2022

Sponsored Pick: Jim Gaffigan live at the Fallsview Casino Avalon Theatre

Jim Gaffigan is a six-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five. One of the world’s highest grossing stand-up comedians, he is known around the world for his unique brand of humour, which largely revolves around fatherhood and his observations on life.

Where: 6380 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls
When: Saturday, April 30

Princess Diana: Accredited Access Exhibition

Fans of Princess Diana will be able to experience a photography and art exhibit in Toronto later this month. Starting on April 20, Princess Diana: Accredited Access Exhibition will be at Casa Loma, and will run until June 12. According to the iconic castle, this is a first-ever walk-thru documentary, and it tells the untold story of how the Princess changed the world.

Where: Casa Loma
When: Until June 12

Cirque du Soleil

After a long hiatus, Cirque du Soleil has finally brought its iconic Big Top back to Toronto for a breathtaking performance. Until May 23, the city will be treated to Cirque du Soleil’s most critically acclaimed show, called KURIOS — Cabinet of Curiosities. The performers will take the stage at Ontario Place for a “mind-boggling” limited series of shows that combine acrobatics with art, poetry, and humour.

Where: Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Blvd W
When: Until May 23, 2022

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Houston Astros

The Jays are kicking off their series against the Houston Astros this weekend and it’s shaping up to be a gorgeous sunny couple days here in the city, and what better way to enjoy it than the ole’ ball game? There are plenty of tickets for sale starting at just $17 each.

When: April 29-May 1, 2022
Where: Rogers Centre