Looking for something to do in North York during the Canada Day long weekend? Look no further than Mel Lastman Square Friday, July 1 from 2 to 10 p.m. Enjoy a wonderful day with your friends and family. Begin the festivities with the event that also marks the 100 year anniversary of North York!
Enjoy live music, dance performances and fun activities, followed by spectacular fireworks at 10 p.m. Hosted by Monica Brighton. Admission is free.
Don’t forget to stop by the main stage to listen to some wonderful musical performances! Below you will find all the musicians that will be present.
2:00 p.m. Taiko drumming by Nagata Shachu
3:45 p.m. Moneka Arabic Jazz
4:30 p.m. Tara Moneka performs O’Canada
6:45 p.m. DJ Sofia Fly
7:45 p.m. Quique Escamilla
8:30 p.m. DJ Sofia Fly
8:45 p.m. Odario
If that’s not enough music for you, check out the following pop-up performances!
2:45 p.m. Big Smoke Brass
3:15 p.m. ApHeart by Moonhorse Dance Theatre
4:30 p.m. Big Smoke Brass
5:15 p.m. Bollywood dance workshops by Kanushree Jain
5:45 p.m. Big Smoke Brass
6:15 p.m. Bollywood dance workshops by Kanushree Jain
And of course, don’t forget to stop by the fun activities at Mel Lastman Square. Such as…
2:15 to 7:15 p.m. Airbrushed temporary tattoos with Picasso Painters
2:15 to 7:15 p.m. Draw and share your self-portrait at the Our Country of A Thousand Colours activity by Muse Arts
We'll see you there!