Events in Toronto and Ottawa August 3rd

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Events in Toronto and Ottawa August 3rd

Hello again everyone! August has arrived, which means we are on the last stretch of summer. But don't think about winter now, when there's so much more fun to be had before summer ends! At SpaceiShare, we get the importance of community, so every week we will be updating you on yours.


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For the Kids:

Rogers Cup @ Aviva Centre: August 4th 11am-11:59pm:

Featuring many of the biggest names in tennis, the Toronto Rogers Cup hosts the male bracket this year. Not just about tennis, there is food, games, and entertainment for the whole family.


Good Eats: 

Scarborough RibFest @ Thomson Memorial Park: August 3rd-6th 11am-11pm:

With live music, karaoke competitions, and games, the RibFest isn't just about the ribs. But of course there will also be more than enough ribs and meats to satisfy. 

Toronto Food Truck Festival @ Woodbine Park: August 3rd-6th 5pm-10pm:

Everyone loves food trucks, and Woodbine Park will be teeming with them this weekend. With a huge variety of food types, this event is sure to have something for everyone.


A More Mature Crowd: 

McQueen @ Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema: August 3rd 1:30pm-3:21pm:

Come see the documentary that has drawn rave reviews from critics. About famed designer Alexander McQueen, critics are calling it an all time great documentary.

Arts in the Parks: The Long Exposure Festival @ Flemingdon Park: August 4th 6pm-11pm:

A festival displaying art that plays with light, this nighttime experience is a must see. With circus performers, interactive displays, and performance art, this festival is a stand out art experience.  


Party People:

12 Beers of Summer @ Gladstone Hotel: August 3rd 6:30pm-9:30pm:

One ticket purchase nets you 12 drink samples, with each sample after costing only $1. Sounds like a lot of beer for a very reasonable price.

Daylight with Lebron James @ Beach Paris: August 3rd 2pm-8pm:

Enjoy the opportunity to party in the same building as NBA superstar and all-around legend Lebron James. This event is to celebrate the beginning of Caribana Weekend. 

Caribana Parade @ Multiple Venues: August 4th:

Arguably the best known event of the whole summer, Caribana is a huge celebration of Caribbean culture that attracts international crowds to the city.

Shaq (DJ Diesel) @ Cabana Pool Bar: August 4th 1pm-9pm:

While best known for his basketball career, Shaquille O'Neal is also a renowned DJ, who will take his talents and fun spirit to Toronto's premier pool bar.



Taylor Swift @ Rogers Centre: August 3rd 7pm:

Pop superstar Taylor Swift will continue her Reputation tour at Toronto's biggest venue, the Rogers Centre.

Veld Music Festival 2018 @ Downsview Park: August 4th-5th 11am-11pm:

Arguably Toronto's biggest music festival, this years Veld features big names such as Migos, Martin Garrix, and DJ Snake.

For the Kids: 

Ottawa International Busker Fest @ Sparks St: Aug 2nd-6th 11am-9pm:

Few things beat the fun of watching an exciting street performance, and this years Busker Fest will be filled with a huge variety of talented performers.

Thailand Festival @ Lansdowne Park: Aug 5th 10am-8pm:

This celebration of Thai culture is put on by the Royal Thai Embassy. The event will feature Thai food, Thai handcrafts, and exciting Muay Thai demonstrations.

Sound of Light @ Canadian Museum of History: Aug 4th: 

A firework show put on by an international firework designer, the Ottawa night will be lit up by this family friendly event.


A More Mature Crowd:

Capital RibFest Ottawa @ Ottawa City Hall: Aug 2nd-5th:

If you like meat, this is the place to be this weekend. Featuring copious amounts or ribs, barbecue, and beers, this Capital RibFest will be the biggest yet.

Street Food Social + Flea Market Round @ 1500 Alta Vista Drive: Aug 5th 10am-7pm:

A day of food vendors and second hand sales all for a great cause. This event is put on by the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation with proceeds going to the cancer charity. 


Have a great weekend!