A Guide to Events Taking Place in Toronto
Courtesy of MAC Real Estate Services Inc.
|Toronto Christmas Market
Nov. 14 - Dec. 22, 2019
The Toronto Christmas Market takes over the Distillery Historic District for another year of holiday magic and romance. Now in its eighth year, this market is ranked as one of the world’s best Christmas markets by Fodor’s Travel, USA Today and Mashable. Take in sparkling Christmas light canopies, traditional music and carols, dance performances and family-friendly activities like Santa’s House, a ferris wheel, carousel and life-sized gingerbread house. Foodies can taste traditional European street-style food, as well as Canadian holiday treats and sip on cold and warm brews in the beer gardens.
|One of a Kind Christmas Show
Nov. 21 – Dec. 1, 2019
The One of a Kind Christmas Show features handmade designs be over 800 local and international artists, makers, designers and craftspeople.
|Gourmet Food & Wine Expo
Nov. 21-24, 2019
The 25th annual Gourmet Food & Wine Expo awaits. Sip and savour your way through international gourmet cuisine, exotic delicacies, incredible wines, cutting-edge cocktails, stunning craft beers and so much more.
Nov. 27, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020
CATS tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. Rediscovering this beloved musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages.
|Cavalcade of Lights
Nov. 30, 2019
Mark the official start to the holiday season in Toronto with the celebration of the annual Cavalcade of Lights. Featuring the illumination of Toronto’s official Christmas tree, performances by top Canadian talent, a brilliant fireworks presentation and a DJ skating party at Nathan Phillips Square, the free event is a holiday tradition in Toronto.
Dec. 12, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020
The National Ballet of Canada presents its annual Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker. The classic story takes place on Christmas Eve in Imperial Russia and tells the tale of Marie and Misha. The two are brought into the magical world of the Nutcracker, complete with Sugar Plum Fairies, rat kings, and more. The Nutcracker comes to life and battles the rat king to find the Sugar Plum Fairy.
|Interior Design Show
Jan. 16-19, 2020
Canada's premier showcase of new products and furniture, superstar designers and avant-garde concepts from North America and beyond. The show captures the latest innovations for an engaged audience of consumers and professionals, and promotes rising design talents.
Feb. 25 – Mar. 1, 2020
A powerful and stirring reinvention of this beloved favorite, celebrated the world over for its Grammy award-winning score and the thrilling energy and passion of its Irish and international dance. Fall in love with the magic of Riverdance all over again.