Get ready to experience a whirlwind of Korean culture at the Toronto Korean Festival, Canada’s biggest celebration of all things Korean!
Taking place at Mel Lastman Square, this festival has earned its reputation as the most anticipated event in North York with over 50,000 attendees.
From delectable Korean cuisine to captivating performances to a colorful market and fun-filled games, the Toronto Korean Festival has it all!
The festival showcases all the amazing features of K-culture, including K-Dance, K-Food, and even K-Beauty.
And this year, they’re kicking things up a notch to commemorate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Korea and Canada.
It wouldn’t be a Korean festival without K-pop performances, and this year’s festival will have three separate K-pop groups performing.
The performers are the B-Boy Breakdancing crew “Fusion MC”, the boy group “JUST B,” and the fierce all-female rock band, “Rolling Quartz.”
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There will also be a number of singing and dancing competitions, and let’s not forget the irresistible Chimek Pavilion, where the delightful pairing of chicken and beer will satisfy your taste buds.
This year’s TKF is not just an event; it’s a celebration of the enduring friendship between Korea and Canada, and an immersive fusion of cultures.
Also taking place this season is Taiwan Fest at the Harbourfront Centre. At the start of September, the sizzling Hot and Spicy fest will celebrate all the exciting elements of Indian culture.
So mark your calendars, gather your pals, and get ready to immerse yourself in Toronto’s vibrant cultures.
When: August 25th to 27th, 2023
Where: Mel Lastman Square