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Party with us June 22-24, 2018
Three days of free entertainment and events are happening along the waterfront from Spadina to Lower Sherbourne.
Festival Hours (Times may vary by park):
- Friday June 22, 5pm – 9pm
- Saturday June 23, 11am – 8pm
- Sunday June 24, 11am – 5pm
Dogs – We are a dog friendly event and welcome all your furry friends to enjoy the festival. Please keep your buddy on their leash and pick up after them.
Accessibility – The Redpath Waterfront Festival fully complies with City of Toronto accessibility rules. We are wheelchair friendly and have accessible washrooms across all our sites.
Click on each header below to find out more about our great 2018 programming
HTO Pendulum Wave is a giant beach ball installation made up of six 6.5ft beach balls suspended by a and swaying like a pendulum. This installation will be a guaranteed selfie hit and a must see this summer.
Come see the HMCS Oriole make it’s first stop at Lake Ontario for 25 years. The Navy will also be on hand to answer any of your naval questions.
Surfing hula hoop artists, nautical contortionists and H2O themed aerialists will tell a magical tale about water. Workshops will take place after each show to teach circus tricks to wow your guests at your own parties.
This summer market will be expanded over the weekend to provide visitors with artisanal food, hand-made craft and one of a kind gifts.
The 10th edition of this destination event brings together live music, workshops and carefully curated drinks to Sugar Beach over the weekend.
Getting to the Festival
- For HTO Park, take the 509 or 510 westbound or eastbound streetcar along Queens Quay to Rees St stop. You are then at the Park.
- For Sherbourne Common, take the 6 Bay bus, get off at Dockside Dr at Queens Quay East. Or ride the 75 Sherbourne bus, get off at Sherbourne St at Lakeshore Blvd.
For other routes and accessibility routes, please visit the TTC Trip Planner.
Walking from GO and TTC Union Station
From Union GO and Subway Station walk south through Union Railway Station into the ACC Galleria and turn left for Bay Street. Walk south to Queens Quay.
To plan your trip with GO visit GO Trip Planner
To avoid congestion from construction and traffic delays, we suggest taking public transit to the Festival and walking south from Union station. If you are driving, please note the below directions.
- From West – Head east on Highway 401 or QEW towards Toronto. Exit Lakeshore Blvd. or Spadina Ave. and travel South to Queens Quay Blvd.
- From East – Head west on Highway 401 take the DVP to the Lakeshore exit. Go right at the lights along Lakeshore Blvd. Take a left on Parliament Street intersection which turns into Queens Quay Blvd.
Use the Green P Parking website to help you find a place to park.