Summer at Fort York (2018)

Daily throughout July and August, 10 am to 5 pm
Thrill to the booming cannon, the firing muskets, the vibrant colours of the uniformed guard and the lively music of the Fort York Drums, a fife & drum corps, all summer long. Visitors will enjoy hourly demonstrations of military music, drill, musketry and artillery performed by students representing the Canadian Regiment of Fencible Infantry, the unit that garrisoned the fort at the end of the War of 1812.
The program varies daily, so please call (416) 392-6907 for the details.
Regular admission applies.

Parallels: Women Representing the Great War in Canada and Newfoundland

August 13 to September 3, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
September 4 to September 23, Weekdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm & Weekends 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fort York Visitor Centre
Included with Admission
Though they faced many challenges, female artists in Canada and Newfoundland contributed unique representations of the Great War and its effects on Canadian Society. Presented by the Canadian Centre for the Great War, Parallels explores the wartime and post war contributions of landscape artist Mary Riter Hamilton, sculptor Frances Loring, and portrait photographer Elsie Holloway. This travelling exhibition will culminate with Canada's Hundred Days: A Great War Living History Weekend, September 22 & 23 at Fort York.

Camp Wavelength Music & Arts Festival 2018

Saturday, August 18, 1 pm to 11 pm
Sunday, August 19, 1 pm to 10 pm
Fort York Garrison Common
Ticketed Event
Camp Wavelength Music & Arts Festival 2018 offers an intimate alternative to the typical summer music festival experience by creating an inclusive, community-oriented atmosphere through diverse, cross-genre programming and immersive arts experiences. In its first year at Fort York Garrison Common, Camp Wavelength will feature Canadian indie musicians Chad VanGaalen, SUUNS, and Mauno, among others. www.wavelengthmusic.ca
Please note: This is a third-party event. Fort York will be open to the general public from 10 am to 5 pm. Regular admission applies.

The Rexall OneWalk to Conquer Cancer

Saturday, September 8, 10 am to 6 pm
Thousands of walkers will take to the streets of Toronto and challenge themselves to walk and raise funds for the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, one of the top five cancer research centres in the world. http://toronto.onewalk.ca
Please note: This is a third-party event. Fort York will be open to the general public from 10 am to 5 pm. Regular admission applies.