Cabbagetown Arts & Crafts Festival in Toronto

cabbagetownEvery year I visit the Cabbagetown open air festival. The festival has been held for thirty-eight years on the weekend after Labour Day and has grown to attract over 20,000 people. Parliament Street is closed to traffic on Saturday for the annual parade and all-day entertainment. Sidewalk cafés and garage sales abound. The Cabbagetown Town Arts & Crafts show is held in Riverdale Park, right beside Riverdale Farm in the centre of Cabbagetown. The Riverdale Farm Fall Festival usually includes craft demonstrations, corn roasts, fiddle playing, children’s activities and a barn dance Saturday night. Continue reading Cabbagetown Arts & Crafts Festival in Toronto