The weekend is just about here, Toronto! The city is bumpin’ and there are so many things to do you won’t know where to start. It’s time for some fun – here are 12 of the best things to do in Toronto this weekend.

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Blue Jays vs Dodgers

The Toronto Blue Jays have a three-game weekend series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at home so be sure to grab tickets and cheer on the birds!

When: Friday, April 26th – Sunday April 28th
Where: Rogers Centre, 1 Blue Jays Way
Cost: $65 per ticket

Cherry Blossoms at High Park

According to High Park Nature Centre, the cherry blossoms in the park are in full bloom so take advantage of checking them out as they only stay in peak bloom for around a week and a half.

When: Friday, April 26th – Sunday April 28th
Where: High Park, 1873 Bloor St W
Cost: Free

Sponsored Pick: Knix + Nudestix Warehouse Sale

We’re in for a treat: Canadian intimates brand Knix and renowned makeup brand Nudestix are partnering up for the ultimate shopping event this weekend: a massive warehouse sale with up to 80% off two brands, all under one roof! Stock up on all things underwear, swim, sleep, lounge AND makeup. All brought to you by StyleDemocracy!

When: Wednesday, April 24 to Sunday, April 28, 2024 (click here for hours)

Hot Docs Festival 2024

This festival of documentaries and films is a great way to catch some amazing cinematic pieces.

The full festival lineup can be found here and tickets start at $20 per single-show ticket. 

When: Friday, April 26th – Sunday April 28th
Where: Various venues
Cost: $20+ per ticket

Smash + Tees pop-up

Smash + Tees is holding a pop-up in Toronto this Friday with doorcrashers for as low as $25, brand new and never released products.

The first 50 people will also get to shop the brand new Jillian Harris collection- never been made available to the public!

When: Friday, April 26th from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Where: Tin & Copper Buidling, 83 Yonge S
Cost: Free admisson

Jason Ross show

Calling all electronic music lovers!

DJ Jason Ross is at History on Friday, and tickets are still available.

When: Friday, April 26th at 8:00 PM
Where: History, 1663 Queen St E
Cost: $68.45+ per ticket

Maple Leaf Square tailgate

The Toronto Maple Leafs playoff series against the Bruins continues and fans can watch the game at the Maple Leaf Square tailgate just outside of Scotiabank Arena.

To attend you’ll have to get a free ticket via the Toronto Maple Leafs mobile app, and can register at 1:00 PM the day before the game.

When: Saturday, April 27th at 8:00 PM
Where: Maple Leaf Square, 15 York St
Cost: Free

TALK concert


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Talk’s music has blown up in the last year and you can see him perform live this Saturday!

Get your tickets here.

When: Saturday, April 27th at 7:00 PM
Where: The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave
Cost: $65.45+ per ticket

Dale Elliott Jr

Get ready to laugh all night during comedian Dale Elliott Jr’s hilarious show.

Tickets start at $78.74.

When: Saturday, April 27th at 7:00 PM
Where: Bluma Appel Theatre, 27 Front St E
Cost: $78.74+ per ticket

A Spring Affair 

Gotstyle at the Distillery District is hosting “a night of fun, festivities and meeting new friends.”

Get ready to dance, mingle, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the Distillery District while sipping on some drinks.

Tickets include three drink tickets and finger food!

When: Saturday, April 27th at 7:00 PM
Where: Gotstyle, 21 Trinity St
Cost: $24.99 per ticket 

Rove Warehouse Sale

Beloved Canadian furniture brand Rover Concepts is having a warehouse sale on Sunday with items up to 80% off!

Be sure to get there early.

When: Sunday, April 28th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Where: 51 Mobis Drive
Cost: Free admission

Sound System Sundays

Chubby’s Jamaican is hosting a “food inclusive day party on the 4th Sunday of every month throughout the Spring/Summer offering a select sound relating to the vibe of the city.”

This Sunday will celebrate the release of PARTYNEXTDOOR 4 with special giveaways, cocktails and a chance to listen to the new album.

When: Sunday, April 28th from 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: 51 Mobis Drive
Cost: $54.58 per ticket

Pick any of these things to do this weekend and you’re in for a good time, Toronto!