Monday July 3

Canada Day Summer Boat Festival

Photo by: Empressofcanada.com

The Empress of Canada is Boarding at 12:30PM today at 11 Polson St. Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday aboard one of Canada’s largest boats on a 4 Hour Cruise with a 3 Floors, Live DJ and Dancing DJ Jed Harper / Couture / Regina / Sophia Shy / Gordon Ross Food + Alcohol & Non Alcohol beverages are available for purchase. 19+ I.D Required. Tickets at ticketvibe.com

http://ticketvibe.com/event/66199/summer-boat-festival-at-empress-of-canada-toronto

 

Promise Cherry Beach

Promise Cherry Beach is back – new and improved with a Fully Licensed Beach Bar! Starting at 3PM, enjoy a drink while hanging with friends and family and listen to some of your favourite house, techno and beach party groove music. Cherry Beach runs on donations and there’s a capacity on how many can join in. This year the organizers offer you the chance to ensure your spot with a donation in advance. There may be the option to donate at the door, but let us help organize you and your friends early and get you back to the beach. Suggested donation in advance $15 at and suggested donation at the door $20. Party goes till 11PM. This is an all ages event – families and children welcome! Cherry Beach is just south of Lakeshore Blvd E. and Parliament. Free parking in the three lots inside the park!

http://tix.ilovepromise.com/cherrybeach

 

A Plant-Based Arts and Crafts Show

Celebrate the start of summer with some plant-themed crafts! Vendors will be offering up a combo of prints, ceramics, planters, embroidered works and more! And as always, D-Beatstro will be serving up coffee and vegan treats from 12-7PM. Vendors for today include Endo Art Co., Jackie Lee Art, D’Andrea Design, Floral Manifesto Cross-Stitch, Rebecca Heasman, Forward Thinking Natural Skin Care, Cabin Journal, M.K. Warren, tamidrawsstuff by Tami Poliwoda

 

Toronto Ribfest

The final day of a four-day Canada Day celebration in a park, surrounded by the best rib makers in all the land. Catch the last of the live shows, entertainment and of course BBQ today at Centennial Park from 11 AM –9PM! For more info visit

http://torontoribfest.com/schedule/

 

Afternoon Yoga in the Garden

Where better to practice your tree pose than beside a tree. Relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with nature through outdoor yoga situated within the gardens. All ages and fitness levels are welcome. Please bring your own yoga mat and towel. Take any six: $96 Walk-in: $20 per class

Toronto Botanical Garden (777 Lawrence Avenue East) May 17 – August 2, 2017 4:30PM – 6PM

 

BONUS

Celebrate Canada Day Long Weekend with foodora and Bacon Nation

It can’t get more Canadian than this! Wrap up Canada Day long weekend at Nathan Phillips Square with foodora and Bacon Nation. To celebrate Canada’s 150th, enjoy a $1.50 Bacon Sandwich from the Bacon Nation food truck, available exclusively through foodora’s app or website using the pick-up feature. Crafted with peameal bacon, the sandwich is topped with cheddar cheese, mozzarella cheese, fried egg, lettuce, tomato and chipotle mayo, and served on a brioche bun.