Well, friends, we did it. Our city is reopening, the snow is finally (somewhat) melting, and life is pretty sweet in Toronto right now. Now, it’s time to treat ourselves to some well-deserved fun. You’ve got a lot of exciting events and activities to put on your calendar this month, including new exhibitions, concerts, rooftop parties, and much more. Time to fill up those weekends and get the good times rolling, Toronto.

Here are 25 of the best things to do in Toronto this March 2022!


Immersive Frida Kahlo

A new show titled Frida: Immersive Dream, covering the life and work of Frida Kahlo, is set to open in Toronto in March 2022. The 500,000 cubic feet exhibit space at 1 Yonge Street will be transformed into an immersive art wonderland. The immersive Frida Kahlo exhibit in Toronto will allow guests to see the artist’s work brought to life in a whole new way, through projections, photography, drawings, and iconography

When: Opening March 31st, 2022
Where: 1 Yonge Street Toronto, ON, M5E 1W7

Robert Lepage’s The Library at Night

Ever wondered what it would be like to step inside a time machine? Well, thanks to virtual reality, now you can. Toronto’s getting a new immersive VR adventure that transports you to some of the world’s most extraordinary libraries both real and imagined. Robert Lepage’s The Library at Night “is an immersive and sensory virtual-reality journey that whisks you away to 10 libraries throughout time and across the globe – from Mexico to Japan, Copenhagen, Sarajevo and beyond,” the description says.

When: March 11th — April 18th, 2022
Where: 1 Yonge Street Toronto, ON, M5E 1W7

Immersive Klimt

Joining the ranks of Immersive Van Gogh and Beyond Monet is Immersive Klimt, a colourful exhibition curated by the “world-renowned master of digital art” Italy’s Massimiliano Siccardi. Through vivid 360 projections, the revolutionary works of Gustav Klimt come to life all around you. Klimt is described as a “rebel, genius and legend” of a painter, and now you can be swept up in his electrifying world.

Where: 1 Yonge St
When: Until March 27th


Experience the evolution of our city through the eyes of Toronto’s emerging artists. The art gallery at the St. Lawrence Market is now showcasing 60 artworks acquired by the City from the Toronto Outdoor Art Fair over the past six decades. Do a little shopping at the market and then head upstairs to this free show and explore the ever-changing geographical and cultural landscape of our city.

Where: The Market Gallery, 95 Front St E
When: Until April 17th

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Beyond Monet

This breathtaking exhibit is open for the first time in the world —  here’s a sneak peek so you know exactly what to expect. Over 400 of Claude Monet’s works come alive before your eyes through vivid 360-degree displays that swirl all around you, enhanced by sound effects and music. Forget the world and get lost the mind and masterpieces of this great painter.

Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St W
When: Until March 13th

Bug Lab Immersive Exhibition

A one-of-a-kind exhibition is running at the Ontario Science Centre. Wander through a surreal world filled with giant, ultra-realistic models of bugs while you learn about the profound impact that insects have on our lives. The exhibit is both a fascinating and beautiful experience suitable for all ages, so if it’s been a minute since you’ve paid a visit to the Science Centre, this is your excuse.

Where: 770 Don Mills Rd
When: Until April 2, 2022


Art enthusiasts, this one’s for you. A year-long celebration of exceptional art, called ArtworxTO: Toronto’s Year of Public Art, is bringing all kinds of free public exhibits, installations, and displays to the city at various ArtworxTO Hubs. The displays you’ll get to see are contemporary works by local and international artists. Opening in early March is the I am land installation at Union Station, and HOME(LAND) at Cloverdale Common. Each of the installations has its own unique theme and message.

Where: Various locations
When: Until Fall 2022

Outside the Palace of Me

A unique exhibition is on display at Toronto’s Gardiner Museum this month. Canadian visual artist Shary Boyle is putting on a major showcase, described as “a multi-sensory installation including drawings, ceramic sculpture, life-sized automatons, two-way mirrors, coin-operated sculpture, and an interactive score.” If you’ve been itching for an opportunity to see incredible local art, this exhibition is a must!

Where: 111 Queens Park
When: Until May 15th

Museum of Contemporary Art

The MOCA is reopening to the public this month with a brand new season of exhibitions. Described as “ambitiously inclusive, interdisciplinary, and internationally renowned,” this is the place to see and experience contemporary art. Get excited for unique new showcases at the MOCA, a “place for everyone to explore that provokes ideas and discussion and challenges the current cultural moment.”

Where: 158 Sterling Rd
When: Opens March 10th


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The Annual Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival

TOsketchfest is back! Toronto’s longest-running comedy festival is taking place this month with some of the best live, scripted comedy in North America.  This year’s festival will take place over five days with all of the content available online. There will be over 100 titles to choose from, including brand new sketch comedy spotlights, animated shorts, musical comedy videos, cinematic shorts, and more.

Where: Online
When: March 23rd—March 27th, 2022

Canadian Film Fest

This one is for the film buffs! Showcasing some of Canada’s most talented indie filmmakers for more than a decade, get ready to see some serious gems at Canadian Film Fest. Enjoy a diverse selection of 100% Canadian films, including features and shorts. Stay tuned for the full programme announcement this month!

Where: TBA
When: March 22d — April 2nd, 2022


Toronto Comicon

The world’s biggest comic book convention is coming to Toronto this month! “Experience the ultimate playground for comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming in Canada. Three days of citywide events, family-friendly attractions and world-renowned celebrities await you,” the description says. Take photos with celebs, collect autographs, don your best costume, and meet the creators of your favourite comics.

Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
When: March 18th — March 20th 2022

One-of-a-Kind Spring Show

Start the spring season with a fresh assortment of local goods straight from this iconic artisan craft fair. The theme for this year’s show is Flourish, symbolizing rejuvenation, growth, and new beginnings. This event is a chance to meet and support local makers, unleash your creativity, and collect some unique new items for the season.

Where: Enercare Centre, 100 Princes’ Blvd Unit 1
When: March 30th — April 3rd, 2022


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Art Battle Toronto: All-Stars

Watch the city’s talented artists battle it out for the top prize in a series of fast-paced competitions and see their canvases come to life before your eyes. The event is described as an “incredible night of community and creation,” so you’re definitely in for something special.

Where: The Great Hall, 1087 Queen St W
When: March 29th, 2022

Candlelight Symphony at the Castle

An intimate concert bathed in candlelight at Toronto’s historic castle — has anything ever sounded more romantic? This month, Casa Loma is hosting live symphony shows in a dreamy setting. Travel down an 800 ft tunnel below Austin Terrace to the castle’s Carriage Room for a one-of-a-kind performance. Plus, enjoy classic scores from popular Hollywood films every Thursday and Sunday.

Where: 1 Austin Terrace
When: March 10th — April 3rd, 2022

Raptors, Leafs & Toronto FC Games

With fans now allowed in the stands again, now’s the time to throw on your jersey and cheer your heart out in the stands. Now that Toronto FC’s season is officially underway and the NBA playoffs are inching closer, it’s a great time to come out and support Toronto’s teams!

Where: Scotiabank Arena & BMO Field
When: March 2022

Justin Bieber at Scotiabank Arena

Canada’s beloved pop sensation is coming home to Scotiabank Arena this month for the Justice World Tour. This show is one of several rescheduled stops he’ll be making in the city this year, with two more shows to follow in June. Live music is finally back and what better way to celebrate than by singing your heart out to some JB hits?

Where: Scotiabank Arena
When: March 25th, 2022

The Sleeping Beauty

The National Ballet of Canada is taking the stage for a dazzling performance of Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty. Sit back and witness the talent of Canada’s premier ballet company, opulent costumes and beautiful live music. Plus, you no longer have to worry about limited seating because the theatre is back to full capacity as of this month.

Where: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts
When: March 18th — March 27th 2022


St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The “largest Irish event in Canada” is set to make a comeback for the first time since the start of the pandemic. Organizers have announced that this year’s parade will take place in March if Ontario’s reopening plan continues to move forward. This year, the parade’s organizers are excited to welcome the public back to the celebration, complete with a marching band and all the bells and whistles.

Where: See the parade route here
When: March 20th, 2022

Winter Stations

The annual international design competition at The Beaches is back and this year’s winners have been revealed. Winter Stations will run for six weeks straight and will showcase the six winning projects along the shoreline. This year’s winners took their creativity to new heights, transforming the lifeguard towers into northern cardinal birds, isolation pavilions, beehives, and more.

Where: Woodbine Beach, 1675 Lake Shore Blvd E
When: Until March 31st

Island of Warmth

Another interactive display has popped up in the city and it has delighted locals in cities all over the world. The installation, called Island of Warmth, is designed to resemble a campfire and uses movement and sound to keep its flames burning bright. The bonfire is surrounded by sensors placed on the floor and relies on the people around it to bring it to life. If you’re a fan of outdoor art, this one’s worth the visit.

Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
When: Until March 20th

Terra Lumina

Are you ready to be whisked away to the year 2099? Terra Lumina has returned at the Toronto Zoo for more nightly magic under the stars. The immersive light show features an illuminated 1.5 km trail designed to make you feel like you’ve travelled to a “radiant” future world.

Where: The Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Road, Toronto, ON
Cost: Adult (18-64) $29.99 + HST


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Après Ski 2022

Hit up Toronto’s popular rooftop bar for two days of apres-ski shenanigans, including shot skis, warm bevvies, live DJs, chalet eats, and more. If you get cold on the rooftop you can head next door to Rock n’ Horse Saloon, which will be completely transformed into a ski chalet for the festivities and decked out with retro games, classic ski food, and old school vibes.

Where: 250 Adelaide St W
When: March 5th — March 6th, 2022

Puppy Yoga & Bubbly

Puppies, yoga, and mimosas — has a better combination ever existed? You can experience it all under one roof this March and it’s the ultimate cure for the winter blues. You don’t need any yoga experience to enjoy the session, but a love of four-legged furballs is a must! You’ll have an extra 30 minutes after the class to cuddle with the puppies and sip your glass of bubbly.

Where: Kardia, 10 Lower Spadina Ave
When: March 26th

Moon Prism Power: Pop-up Maid Cafe

Inspired by the Japanese maid cafe and English afternoon tea, this Sailor Moon-themed pop-up event put on by Sweet Dreamin’ Cafe is returning this month for the fifth year in a row. Your ticket comes with an afternoon tea, hot meal, a drink, table-side entertainment and games, as well as a mini live performance.

Where: 3376 Kennedy Rd, Unit 2
When: March 13th