Just Add Water

The Redpath Waterfront Festival is thrilled to return to Toronto’s waterfront from
September 17-18, 2022, with a Water Weekend!  From 11am-8pm each day, join us as we celebrate the last weekend of
summer with unique and interactive on-land and on-water entertainment in HTO Park and
Sugar Beach. 

Scroll down to learn more.

What to Expect

Please see our News Release for more details


339 Queens Quay W Toronto

RBCxMusic Stage

Royal Canadian Navy

Theodore TOO Tugboat

Billy Bishop Airport Picnic Lounge

Food Trucks &
Partner Activations


11 Dockside Dr. Toronto

Bayside Village Stage

Parks Canada

Indigenous Tourism Ontario &
Mississauga’s of the Credit First Nation

Food Trucks &
Partner Activations

WATER WEEKEND, WHat a Weekend!

Click on the park names below to see what’s in each location. Zoom in and out to see the different activities.

HTO Park
Sugar Beach


Stay Tuned for our Entertainment Schedule



We highly encourage visitors to take public transit, ride share, bike or walk wherever possible as there is a lot of construction on the waterfront and limited parking.
Please visit our FAQ section for detailed directions and parking locations. 


The Festival is free to attend and open to the public. 
Festival hours are 11am – 8pm each day.
We are dog friendly and fully accessible. For more information please visit our FAQ section.

Health & Safety

The Redpath Waterfront Festival will follow all health and safety guidelines put in place by the City of Toronto Public Health for public parks and festivals and events as of September 2022. Please note the festival is a completely outdoor event spread out over two parks on Toronto’s Waterfront.  

Connect with Us

Follow the festival on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and use #AtTheWaterfront
and #WaterWeekend when sharing on social media.

Calling all Theordore TOO fans… time to test your knowledge! 
Where was @therealtheodoretugboat built and what is his ‘official’ birthdate?
Comment below with your answers! ⚓️ 
We are TOO excited to have the historic Theodore TOO at our festival this year! The 65-foot working replica of the original cartoon character will chug into Toronto’s waterfront from September 17-18, 2022.

Water Weekend Location 2: HTO Park! ⛱

Located at 339 Queens Quay West, HTO park is the second location for our exciting Water Weekend.

This park will feature:
- The @royalcannavy
- @therealtheodoretugboat, the 65ft working replica of the beloved 90’s TV character.
- Live music and entertainment on the RBCxMusic Stage
- The @bbishopairport Picnic Lounge
- Canadian classics from local food trucks

Visit our website for more details, link in bio 🌊

Want to de-stress this weekend? Head down to Toronto’s waterfront!

Spending time near water slows down our heart rate and reduces stress, boosting our mental health and overall wellbeing.

Tag us and @waterfrontbia in your waterfront photos and use #AtTheWaterfront!

To learn more about the health benefits of being by the water, please visit the link in our bio.

Water Weekend Location 1: Sugar Beach! 🍬

Located at 11 Dockside Drive and known for its famous pink umbrellas, this unique man-made beach is one of our festival locations for 2022’s Water Weekend! 🌊

This sweet spot will feature:
- Live music and entertainment on the Bayside Village Stage.
- @parks.canada activities including their giant inflatable beaver
- Cultural programs from @indigenoustourismontario & @mcfirstnation
- Delicious eats from local food trucks  

Visit our recently updated website for more information towaterfrontfest.com, link in our bio! 🙌

Wood you join us this September?

Snap a photo with @parks.canada’s huge inflatable beaver!

While you’re there, learn about marine conservation and how you can protect our oceans.

Visit our website, link in our bio, to learn more about the programs and entertainment at this year’s festival.

Wat’er you waiting for!?

Head to towaterfrontfest.com (link in bio) and check out our newly revamped website!

Comment below with the emoji of the program you’re looking forward to most!

🛳️ = Theodore Tugboat
🦫= Parks Canada
⚓= Royal Canadian Navy
🍪= Redpath Cookies
🎶= Live Music

Our Partners

Thank you to our 2022 Festival partners:

Redpath logo
Waterfront BIA
Bayside Village Logo
see all of our partners
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