What is Canada Day: The Next Generation?

Canada Day celebrations at Harbourfront Centre are an iconic tradition full of family fun across a range of communities, artists and audiences. This year, all of our our programming is united under the idea of “seven generations” — the philosophy rooted in several First Nations that reminds us that our choices and actions today will manifest themselves in future generations. …

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Kick Up Your Heels with artistic associate Bridget Love

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At the Kick Up Your Heels festival, July 3-5, we invite you to explore a diverse range of dance forms through interactive performances, workshops and participatory classes! From Latin to hip-hop, line dance to contemporary, discover movement from some of Canada’s leading dance artists paired with live music. We asked Harbourfront Centre artistic associate Bridget Love about the inspiration behind …

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Vendors at Harbourfront Centre for Kick Up Your Heels

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This weekend you’ll be unable to find idle hands (or feet!) down as Harbourfront Centre hosts Kick Up Your Heels. This festival incorporates a wide range of dance and performance, all accompanied by live music. The World Café and Lakeview Market will complete this takeover of the senses: prepare for a colourful and rambunctious weekend as we celebrate the summer season …

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Vendors at Harbourfront Centre on Canada Day!

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There’s no better way to celebrate Canada Day than by fully immersing yourself in the sights, smells and sounds of our great nation. You can find all of this and more down at Harbourfront Centre! Enjoy a break in the middle of the week and join us on Wednesday July 1 as the World Café and Lakeview Market open up for …

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Queens Quay opening weekend was full of activity

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  By: Colin Marsh For locals and visitors alike, last weekend was keenly anticipated! Friday marked the official re-opening of Queen’s Quay Boulevard West. Gone were the fences, machinery and diversions, replaced with a record-attempting ribbon cutting, free flowing traffic and cyclists and rollerbladers taking advantage of the new bike lanes! Visitors to the waterfront were spoilt for choice. Party On …

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Get ready for another swingin’ season of Dancing on the Pier

Harbourfront Centre’s Dancing on the Pier returns for its fifth season, bringing live bands, smooth music and plenty of picturesque space to shake and jive. For 11 weeks, three signature bands will be on rotation, providing a different musical style for the evening. Grab your dancing shoes and a partner (or find one here!) and spend your summer evenings how …

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Vendors at Harbourfront, June 27-28

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Come down to the waterfront this weekend for some shopping and tasty treats at the Lakeview Market and World Café. Here’s a sneak peek at what you will find: Chokka Jewellery collections are produced from the finest natural materials coming to you from Canada and around the world. A beautiful selection of Fresh Water Pearls, semi-precious stones and the finest 925 …

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Harbourfront Centre is finally a construction-free zone!

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After three years of drilling, paving and detours around our site, the brand new Queens Quay West is now open! It’s easier than ever to get to Harbourfront Centre and enjoy a summer of fun, free weekly activities and weekend festivals. And just in time: the new Queens Quay Promenade will make it easier than ever for Torontonians, and visitors, to enjoy our …

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Vendors at Harbourfront, June 20-21

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This weekend Harbourfront Centre opens the Lakeview Market and World Cafe! During this family-friendly weekend be sure to take your taste buds on a delicious adventure at the World Cafe. There will be tasty treats and dishes available for purchase, such as Maritime Pasty Co‘s delicious lobster rolls. Saffron Spice Kitchen will also be on-site. After some flavourful exploration why not come and …

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Put your hands together for the top five finalists in the SoundClash Music Awards

The shortlist for the SoundClash Music Awards have been announced and it’s music to our ears. With a range of cutting-edge artists and sounds from across the GTA, their performances on July ­­­11 at the Party on the Block festival will be sure to impress all music enthusiasts from a diversity of genres. Let’s meet our finalists: Above Top Secret …

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