Every Friday, Torontoist provides a not-so-scientific roundup of the best people, places and things to check out over the weekend. The result: The Big Five.
The weather may not feel like it, but it’s time for another Field Trip. This year’s edition of the annual weekend fest features My Morning Jacket, Alabama Shakes, De La Soul, and Hayden. There will also be food trucks, art installations, and a day camp for the kiddies.
Witches, werewolves, romantics, astronauts—who doesn’t love a full moon? Celebrate the moon at Hanlan’s Point, play badminton, hang around a bonfire, and listen to some music. Make it your first Island experience of 2015.
Jay Pitter leads this Jane’s Walk on the controversial police practice of carding. The walk hopes to highlight how the implications of carding go beyond racial profiling, and affect how we negotiate public space in the city.
Check out Lulaworld as part of the Dundas West Fest. The event features the music of the Americas, including Canada’s biggest Brazilian drumming performance, acclaimed salsa vocalists, and Mexican folk musicians.
Do you remember ReBoot, and how you nerded out over it in grade four? Well now you can re-live those awkwardly excellent times with a marathon of the pioneering Canadian show. The Smiling Buddha will play 13 episodes from different points in the show, and you can reminisce about how you once thought it was all state-of-the-art, but the storytelling holds it together now.