Spring BeerfestTO (2019
Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19, 1 pm to 7 pm
The sixth annual Spring Sessions of Toronto’s Festival of Beer returns to Fork York Garrison Common on the May long weekend. Featuring craft brews, great food, games and live music, this is the best way to celebrate May 2-4! https://beerfestival.ca/spring/
Please note: this is a third-party event. Fort York will be open to the public from 10 am to 5 pm.
Victoria Day (2019)
Monday, May 20, 10 am to 5 pm
Spend Victoria Day exploring Toronto's founding urban landscape, including Canada's largest collection of original War of 1812 buildings. Join a guided tour, take part in soldier's drills or watch historic cooking demonstrations in one of the oldest kitchens in Toronto. Visitors can also stop by the Visitor Centre and explore immersive and interactive exhibits on the history of Toronto, the fort and the Battle of York.
20th Annual Doors Open Toronto (2019)
Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26, 10 am to 5 pm
Make sure to include Fort York on your Doors Open Toronto 2019 list! Fort York will once again take part in this annual celebration of Toronto's most architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings. Enjoy special tours of some of Toronto's oldest architecture and original War of 1812 buildings or simply stroll the grounds of the 43-acre National Historic Site.
Artillery Day, 2019 (part of Doors Open Toronto)
Saturday, May 25, 10 am to 5 pm
Join us for Artillery Day at Fort York and see displays of historic and modern guns. There will be firing demonstrations and presentations throughout the day, weather permitting. Fort York is also participating in Doors Open Toronto, an annual celebration of architecture in the city. Don't miss Fort York’s special tours of Canada’s largest collection of original War of 1812 buildings.