Victoria Day at Fort York (2018)
Monday, May 21, 10 am to 5 pm
Why not celebrate Victoria Day with a visit to the birthplace of Toronto? Take tours, let kids enjoy activities such as soldier's drill, see demonstrations of Georgian-era cooking in one of the oldest kitchens in Toronto as well as English country dancing.
Regular admission applies.
Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf (2018)
Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27, 10 am to 5 pm
Fort York opens its doors for this annual celebration of history and architecture. Enjoy special tours of some of Toronto's oldest architecture and its original War of 1812 buildings or simply stroll the grounds of this National Historic Site.
Two Centuries of Firepower: Artillery Day at Fort York (2018)
Saturday, May 26, 10 am to 5 pm
Join us for Artillery Day and see displays of historic and modern guns from the 2nd Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery from Petawawa, the 7th Toronto Regiment (Royal Canadian Artillery) from Moss Park Armoury, and Fort York's own on-site collection of original garrison guns from the War of 1812 and the Victorian era. Demonstrations, presentations and firing throughout the day. At the same time, the Fort is participating in Doors Open Toronto. In addition to the Artillery Day programming, enjoy special tours of some of Toronto's oldest architecture and its original War of 1812 buildings or simply stroll the grounds of this National Historic Site.
Field Trip: Downtown Toronto's Community Music & Arts Festival (2018)
Fort York and Garrison Common
Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3, gates open at 1 pm
Toronto’s boutique community music and arts festival, this year headlined by Metric. Children 12 and under are free with an adult ticket-holder. Single day tickets and weekend passes available at http://fieldtriplife.com.
Please note: this is a third-party event. Fort York's historic buildings will be closed to the public from June 1 to June 4 inclusive.