What: Trinity Tuck Shop
Where: 198 Walnut Avenue
Why: Canadian designer Ashley Rowe and Kealan Sullivan of 69 Vintage have teamed up and created the ultimate tuck shop inspired by the good ol’ days at summer camp. Racquet rentals, sweet treats and vintage finds are all inside the petite space that will leave you craving for s’mores, tie-dye tees and soda pop.
What: Mutts & Co. Variety Store
Where: 94 Ossington Avenue
When: July 4 to 8
Why: Shop Canada’s top indie labels all in one open air market hosted by Muttonhead. Over 30 labels will set up shop inside the 5-day pop-up which will host a range of apparel, accessories, art and more–fit for those seeking those ultra cool fashion finds.
What: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
Where: Nathan Phillips Square
When: July 6 to 8
Why: Enjoy the summer heat while walking through a fine selection of contemporary art by some of this country’s finest. Celebrating its 51st year, the TOAE is proud to present a wide select of undiscovered and well-established artists. Shop and view the collections while strolling through the heart of the city.
What: Toronto Fringe Festival
Where: Across Toronto
When: July 4 to 15
Why: Top acts will take the stage this summer with performers hitting all the high notes from breakout musicals to LOL comedies. With over 140 acts to choose from, taking over 25 venues across the city, Fringe is one of the city’s finest productions fit for any age.