We did it! We made it through another week…almost. The weekend is around the corner which means it’s time to plan something fun. If you need some help figuring out what to do, we got you. Here are 12 of the best things to do in Toronto this weekend.

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The One With The Friends Roast

If you’re a fan of the iconic show “Friends” then you’ll want to add this to your weekend itinerary. Yuk Yuk’s is hosting a “Friends” themed roast where Toronto’s hottest comedians will gather to play the characters of the sitcom. Grab tickets here and get ready to laugh.

When: Friday, March 1st at 10:30 PM
Where: Yuk Yuk’s, 224 Richmond St W
Cost: $20 per ticket

Raptors game

The Toronto Raptors play at home twice this weekend, on Friday and Sunday. The Friday match-up is against the Golden State Warriors while the Sunday game is against the Charlotte Hornets. Tickets are still available here.

When: Friday, March 1st at 7:30 PM & Sunday, March 3rd at 6:00 PM
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay St
Cost: $57+ per ticket

Sponsored Pick: Brampton on Stage in March

As the days stretch longer, so does the opportunity for post-work plans! And why not head to one of Brampton on Stage’s March events at The Rose, LBP or Cyril Clark theatres to make the most of the daylight? From Indie sensations, Tegan and Sara to rockin cover bands and live magic shows straight from the Vegas strip — March’s lineup is set to be a doozy.

When: Click here for the full event lineup
Where: Brampton, ON
Cost: Click here for tickets

Leafs game


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Although the win streak is broken, the Toronto Maple Leafs have still been on a tear lately! Catch the buds in action on Saturday when they play the New York Rangers at Scotiabank Arena. Tickets start at $192.80.

When: Saturday, March 2nd at 7:00 PM
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay St
Cost: $192.80+ per ticket

Sponsored Pick: Hyperama Lekker Meat Shop

Hyperama Lekker Meat Shop is a brand new South African eatery & grocer that just opened near Toronto, and they’ve got everything you need under one roof! Shop specialty Halal and South African products at the grocery and butchery, or take a seat at the diner for the full culinary experience. Check out their new location in Mississauga next time you’re in the area!

When: Tuesday to Thursday & Sunday 10AM – 8PM, Friday 10AM – 8:30PM and Saturday 9AM – 8:30 PM
Where: 2110 Dundas Street East, Mississauga, ON

Après-Ski in Paradise

Time for some après-ski fun right in the heart of downtown! Paradise Grotto is putting on a winter bash featuring music, an outdoor patio and $6 drinks. If you’re heading over make sure you’re dressed in your best ski-chic outfit.

When: Saturday, March 2nd starting at 2:00 PM
Where: Paradise Grotto, 270 Adelaide St W
Cost: $11.98 per ticket


The puuurrr-fect way to spend a day! The CATstravaganza is coming to Exhibition Place where guests can witness an International Cat Competition, see the most beautiful cats in the world strut the CatWalk, see who wins in Best in Show, learn all about cats, and get a furry friend a gift in the shopping village.

When: Saturday, March 2nd – Sunday, March 3rd from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: Exhibition Place, Queen Elizabeth Building, 100 Princes’ Boulevard
Cost: Free admission

Seedy Saturday 

Spring is around the corner which means it’s time to start thinking about your garden. Evergreen Brick Works is hosting Seedy Saturday, a celebration of seeds, gardening, and community with workshops, seed exchanges and expert talks. 

When: Saturday, March 2nd from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Where: Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Ave
Cost: Free admission

Freddie Dredd concert

Canadian rapper Freddie Dredd is taking to HISTORY in Toronto on Saturday. Tickets start at $66.75 and are still available here.

When: Saturday, March 2nd at 7:00 PM
Where: HISTORY, 1663 Queen St E
Cost: $66.75+ per ticket

Mutt Gala 

Dogs and beer? Count us in. Blood Brothers Brewing is holding the 2024 Mutt Gala featuring rescues, beer, music and a dog fashion show! If you want to register your dog, do so here. Part of the ticket proceeds and beer sales for this event will be donated to Canine Haven.

When: Sunday, March 3rd from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: Blood Brothers Brewing, 165 Geary Ave
Cost: $6.66 per ticket

The Wedding Show

Are you a bride-to-be? The Wedding Show is coming to Hyatt Regency Toronto and will feature all things wedding and wedding planning including hair and makeup trials, cake tastings, professional wedding consultations and special discounts from exhibitors and vendors. Grab tickets here.

When: Sunday, March 3rd from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: Hyatt Regency Toronto, 370 King St W
Cost: $5.59 per ticket

Two Door Cinema Club concert

End the weekend with some music! Grab your friends and get ready to sing along as Two Door Cinema Club comes to HISTORY in Toronto. Tickets are still available and can be found here.

When: Sunday, March 3rd at 6:00 PM
Where: HISTORY, 1663 Queen St E
Cost: $107.10+ per ticket