10 Reasons to love, like and attend Yogapalooza

Curious about Yoga? Now’s your chance. We know it can be a little intimidating to walk into a Yoga Studio when you’ve never tried it before.  Yogapalooza is the perfect way to sample a wide variety of classes in a fun setting.  Join us for Yogapalooza – Movement, Music and Meditation at Harbourfront Centre in downtown Toronto on August 16 and 17. Bring your family and friends to enjoy this special weekend of free events.

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Your Brazilian adventure awaits at Expressions of Brazil

It didn’t matter what country you were rooting for when Brazil hosted the World Cup, the event united families and friends throughout Toronto as they watched the beautiful game. Hints of Brazil’s vibrant culture were teased throughout the broadcasts but never truly explored. Luckily Harbourfront Centre will give you a chance to delve deep into the diverse culture of this Latin American country during the Expressions of Brazil festival, which runs August 8 to 10.

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Come explore the world of film at Expressions of Brazil

This weekend at Expressions of Brazil, we are hosting six internationally acclaimed films from the Brazilian Festival of Film & TV (BRAFFTV)  the largest Brazilian film festival, outside of Brazil. These award-winning films are co-produced by Brazilian and Canadian filmmakers, highlighting national and international talent.

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Vendors to look out for during Island Soul festival

Join us at Harbourfront Centre this long weekend as we honour all things Caribbean at our Island Soul festival! Island Soul explores Caribbean identities through a vibrant celebration of music, dance, language, food, film, workshops and more. During these festivities, be sure to take your taste buds on a delicious adventure at the World Cafe where we have some tasty treats & dishes from Caribbean Catering Services, Nate’s Palate, V’s Place, La Perlle Des Antilles, Authentic Taste of India Cuisine and New Bilan. After some flavourful exploration come and see some of the amazing vendors being showcased at the Lake View Market! This weekend we are happy to feature Liwi 68, Artaquo, Enca Designs, Curls with Care, Knowledge Bookstore and African Drums & Art Crafts, offering an array of unique and attractive goods for all ages.

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Book your all-inclusive Caribbean getaway with Harbourfront Centre this long weekend

Harbourfront Centre is pulling out all the stops for our much-anticipated summer festival Island Soul and ensuring you get a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive Caribbean package, minus the travel time and passport. It’s a four-day celebration on the shoreline of Lake Ontario that includes free music, free dance, free games and so much more. Only available August 1–4!
Upgraded packages are available ($).

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Leslieville Flea returns to Harbourfront Centre this weekend

The next Leslieville Flea at Harbourfront Centre takes place this Sunday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Here are some of the fantastic vendors that will be joining us.

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Edwin Yearwood & Krosfyah will have “de Vibe Feeling Right” for one night at Harbourfront Centre

Harbourfront Centre’s popular Island Soul festival, which brings the Caribbean legacy to the shores of Lake Ontario, kicks off its four-day festival (August 1–4) with a concert not to be missed: Edwin Yearwood & Krosfyah.

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Vendors to look out for during Classical VI: Voice & Strings

This weekend at Harbourfront Centre, get ready to discover the diversity of voices and strings at our Classical VI festival! Classical VI aims to explore the unique ability of classic sounds to transcend centuries, continents and all cultures — from opera to sufi, from Andalusia to Africa, from Welsh valley choirs to Turkish folk. Classical VI re-conceptualizes our understandings of the Classical imaginary, and presents the prosperity of its endless potential and possibilities, through traditional, fusion and modern practices. The following are some of the vendors we will be showcasing at our Lakeview Market and World Café alongside our Classical VI festival.

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String together the perfect weekend

Sometimes the sounds of the city can leave you strung out, longing for inner peace. Most people think they need to leave the city to find this tranquility. But what if I told you that you can find relief from the city’s hustle and bustle without escaping the 416? Would you believe me?

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Jessica Stuart shares her thoughts on The Big Idea: Legacy

In our 40th anniversary year at Harbourfront Centre, we are exploring The Big Idea: Legacy. Legacy is the essential contribution of the past that acknowledges the present. It is a magnificent merging of past desire and future promise. In legacy the past and present come together to create fundamental meaning.

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