Folks living in Scarborough (and those visiting) love festivals, be it spring, summer, fall or winter. Throughout
the year, over a dozen different festivals and annual events are put on by various local groups.
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|Scarborough Renaissance Festiv||early April||Thrill to the thunder of hooves and crash of lance on shield at the joust. Watch in amazement as birds of prey swoop just inches above your head at the command of the Royal Falconer. Enjoy swordplay, comedy, music and other unique entertainment on 21 stages. Witness artisans create one-of-a-kind works of art. Browse 200 quaint shoppes for unique handmade jewelry, clothing, leather goods and other offerings. Feast like a King on food and drink from around the world. Grab a turkey leg and stroll among the villagers of Scarborough. Spend the day in the 16th Century and have the time of your life. Scarborough Village 972-938-3247|
|Doors Open Toronto||late May||Doors Open Toronto is an annual event held in the City of Toronto, Canada, that showcases many of the city's unique and historically significant buildings to the public. Among the buildings included are offices, places of worship, and historical landmarks. Some are only open on Saturday, or only on Sunday.Admission is free of charge. various locations around city|
|Scarborough Village Neighbourhood Association community festival||early June||A highlight of Sunday's festival is the official opening of a new playground at noon, made possible through the efforts of local residents committed to creating places of community pride. There is also a free barbecue and refreshments, children's activities, as well as music and cultural dances by neighbourhood performers. There will also be a cricket demonstration, basketball and skateboarding. Scarborough Village Park|
|Taste of Lawrence Festival||Early July||Take in the sights of this unique festival. Enjoy three exciting days of great food, entertainment and guaranteed fun for the whole family. The event will feature live-stage performances with a multi-cultural twist, local vendors and artisans. Kid's activities include face-painting, craft tables, inflatables, amusement rides and much more. Tempt your palate with the many mouth-watering tastes offered up by local food vendors or simply relax in the beer garden. Come out and have fun. Lawrence Avenue East Wexford Heights BIA|