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8 Toronto Food Events Worth Checking Out in August

Torontonians will take every possible opportunity to celebrate the summer…and we don’t blame them because it always seems to fly by in the blink of an eye. Another thing they love to celebrate is food. Glorious food. Merge the two together and you’ve got an abundance of summer food festivals that take place all over the GTA and celebrate the diversity of this city’s culinary scene. How do you know which ones are worth your time and money? We’ve done the thinking for you and put together this list of the August food festivals worth checking out.

8. Toronto Food Truck Festival -Aug 1 & 2

The month of August kicks off with bang with the Toronto Food Truck Festival happening at Woodbine park. For two days you can enjoy cold beer, delicious food, live music and a children’s village for the little ones…all free of admission. It may have taken Toronto a little longer to catch on to the food truck scene, but now it’s exploding so you can expect tons of options at this festival of food.

7. Taste of the Danforth -Aug 7 to 9

For all things Greek, head to the Danforth this August. The famous Taste of the Danforth festival is Canada’s largest street festival welcoming over 1.6 million attendees annually over the three days of the festival. This year, the event promises to be bigger and better than ever as it celebrates its 22nd year. Admission is free and there are tons of free activities, live performances and of course FOOD!

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