Events and Venues
From the exciting festivals celebrating diverse cultures and cuisine to the renowned World Stage series of international productions, Harbourfront Centre boasts a rich programming schedule all year round. Notable events include the International Festival of Authors every October, which hosts some of the best authors in the world, and the World Routes summer weekend festival series which showcases a wide variety of world music genres.
Harbourfront Centre presents its vibrant performances, artists and concerts in its theatres, multi-purpose spaces and outdoor stages. Some of these venues can be rented for professional performances or corporate events pending availability. Major venues include the Fleck Dance Theatre, Enwave Theatre, and Lakeside Terrace, used for music, dance and theatrical productions, and the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery which showcases art exhibitions in three galleries. Enjoy outdoor concerts in the Toronto Music Garden; a lush venue designed by superstar cellist Yo Yo Ma. And in the colder months, make the most of a Toronto winter by lacing up your skates at the Natrel Rink. Toronto’s biggest outdoor skating rink is open 7 days a week with free admission.