The sun is out, the weekend is almost here and life is good! If you don’t have any plans yet, we can help. From Bud Stage concerts to live sporting events here are 11 of the best things to do in Toronto this weekend.

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Anime North 

Anime is the ultimate anime convention in Toronto running all weekend long at Toronto Congress Centre and Delta Hotel Airport.

Single-day tickets start at $45 and you can purchase them here.

When: Friday, May 24th – Sunday, May 26th
Where: Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto Congress Centre & Delta Hotel Airport, 655 Dixon Rd
Cost: $45+ per ticket

Tostitos Tasting Window 

Reminiscent of the wine windows of Florence experience, the Tostitos Tasting Window collaboration with renowned Chef Susur Lee brings a series of yummy bites that profile the culinary diversity of Toronto, using Tostitos tortilla chips as the base.

The treats are free so enjoy!

When: Friday, May 24th – Sunday, May 26th from 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: 147 Spadina Ave
Cost: Free

Sponsored Pick: Visit Sudbury

Planning a getaway this summer? Scrap that, and make the trip to Sudbury instead! They’ve got everything from quirky landmarks (like a giant nickel), interactive exhibits at the renowned Science North, stunning wilderness, and festivals happening all summer long. We’ve put together a whole list of all the reasons to visit Sudbury this summer – and we bet some of it will surprise you!

Summer Opening Night Party Bentway 

The Bentway is hosting a party to kick off the season!

According to the Bentway, “Come mix, mingle, and dance under the Gardiner. The evening culminates with a massive collective performance led by local queer line-dancing icons, SPURS. And, be the first to see The Bentway’s new public art exhibition Softer City.”

When: Friday, May 24th from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: The Bentway Skate Trail, 250 Fort York Blvd
Cost: $20 per ticket

Doors Open

Explore some of Toronto’s most iconic buildings!

Doors Open turns historic, cultural and socially significant buildings into open houses with this year’s theme as hidden histories.

Uncover untold stories from across the city through a variety of open house experiences, engaging tours and insightful talks.  

The sights are open from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM unless otherwise indicated.

When: Saturday, May 25th & Sunday, May 26th from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Various locations in Toronto
Cost: Free

Toronto FC vs FC Cincinnati 


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Toronto FC is at home on Saturday taking on FC Cincinnati and tickets are still available here.

When: Saturday, May 25th at 7:30 PM
Where: BMO Field, 170 Princes’ Blvd
Cost: $32.67+ per ticket

21 Savage concert

Want to see 21 Savage at Budweiser Stage? The rapper will be there on Saturday and you can still grab tickets.

When: Saturday, May 25th at 7:00 PM
Where: Budweiser Stage, 909 Lake Shore Blvd W
Cost: $101.15+ per ticket

Gluten Free Garage 

Calling all the gluten free peeps in Toronto!

Gluten Free Garage is back for year 11, hosting a festival with all things gluten free.

Check out some awesome vendors and don’t forget to grab a ticket as they are tiered into time slots.

When: Sunday, May 26th from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: Artscape Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie St
Cost: $19.56+ per ticket

Bryson Tiller concert

Bryson Tiller is also making an appearance at Bud Stage this weekend!

Grab tickets here.

When: Sunday, May 26th at 8:00 PM
Where: Budweiser Stage, 909 Lake Shore Blvd W
Cost: $82.11+ per ticket

Stayin’ Alive Disco Party 

Get ready to disco, dance and party on Harriett’s Rooftop!

The restaurant is celebrating the opening of their patio with some disco-themed fun so RSVP here and get ready to boogie!

When: Sunday, May 26th from 1:00 PM-  8:00 PM
Where: Harriet’s Rooftop, 550 Wellington St W Suite C
Cost: Free

Taste of Korea

Time to dive into some delicious Korean food!

Taste of Korea allowed guests to indulge in mouthwatering dishes, yummy street desserts, and engaging pop-up activities like the spicy ramen eating speed contest.

Reserve a spot here.

When: Sunday, May 26th from 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: 70 Mcgriskin Rd
Cost: Free