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Dusk Dances Out­door dance fes­ti­val fea­tur­ing eclec­tic works in dif­fer­ent ar­eas of the park, plus live band per­for­mances and work­shops. Mon-Sun 7:30 pm, mat Thu and Sun 2:30 pm (live band & workshop starts 30 min ear­lier). Pwyc ($10 sugg). Withrow Park, 725 Lo­gan. duskdances.ca. Aug 1 to 7 eOs Fes­ti­val One-act plays by Nina Kaye, David Guas­pari, Jimmy Zhao and Sara D’Agostino. Jul 28-31, see web­site for sched­ule. $15, stu $12. Im­pe­rial Pub, 54 Dun­das E. face­book.com/Se­condStrikePro­duc­tions. Jul 28 to 31 is­lanD sOul Cel­e­brat­ing the arts and cul­ture of the Caribbean with Per­for­mances by Exco Levi, T-Vice ÌFÉ, Jah9, DJ Bass and oth­ers, film screen­ing, mini mas camp for fam­i­lies, drum­ming and dance work­shops and more. Most events free. Har­bourfront Cen­tre, 235 Queens Quay W. har­bourfront­cen­tre.com. Jul 29 to Aug 1 Jam­bana One WOrlD Fes­ti­val Soca, reg­gae, ca­lypso mu­sic, spo­ken word, com­edy, tal­ent con­test, food, chil­dren’s vil­lage and more. Per­form­ers in­clude Lady G, Exco Levi, Mas­ter T, Nana McLean, Dance Caribe and many oth­ers. Sun & Mon 1-9:30 pm. $15, adv $12, child un­der 10 free. Markham Fair­grounds, 10801 McCowan. jam­bana.com. Jul 31 to Aug 1 tOrOntO bur­lesque Fes­ti­val Per­for­mance art, strip­tease, com­edy, aerial per­for­mances, the­atri­cal play, work­shops, par­ties and more. $25-$60, fes­ti­val passes avail­able. At Re­vival (783 Col­lege )and Mod Club (722 Col­lege). toron­to­bur­lesque­fes­ti­val.com. Jul 28 to 31 tOrOntO FOOD truck Fes­ti­val Huge va­ri­ety of food, cold beer, eat­ing chal­lenges and live mu­sic. Fri 5-10 pm, Sat noon-10 pm, Sun noon-8 pm. Wood­bine Park, 1695 Queen E. toronto­foodtruck­fes­ti­val.com. Jul 29 to 31 velD Fes­ti­val The Chainsmok­ers, Dead­mau5, DVBBS, Flume, KYGO, Steve Aoki, Travis Scott, Jai Wolf, Deko-Ze and oth­ers per­form at this out­door mu­sic festi- val. Gates open at 11 am, all ages. $159.50-$229.50. Downsview Park, 35 Carl Hall. veld­mu­sicfes­ti­val.com. Jul 30 to 31


cul­tura Fes­ti­val Mu­sic, dancers, aeri­al­ists, food, film screen­ings and buskers at this out­door fes­ti­val. Fri­days in July 6-11 pm. Free. Mel Last­man Square, 5100 Yonge. cul­tur­afes­ti­val.ca. To Jul 29 Fes­ti­val kOmPa zOuk On­tariO Cel­e­bra­tion of French-Caribbean cul­ture through mu­sic, dance, cui­sine, vis­ual arts, kids’ ac­tiv­i­ties and more. Free and tick­eted events. Har­bourfront Cen­tre, 235 Queens Quay W. fkzo.ca. To Aug 1 OPen rOOF Fes­ti­val Out­door film and mu­sic fes­ti­val ev­ery Tue or Wed. Doors 7:30 pm, the live bands play, films be­gin at sun­down. $15. 99 Sud­bury, at Lis­gar. open­rooffes­ti­val.com. To Aug 24 sOunD trav­els Fes­ti­val of sound art with in­door and out­door per­for­mances, in­stal­la­tions, work­shops, a sym­po­sium and more. Var­i­ous venues, see web­site for info. naisa.ca/sound-trav­els. To Aug 13 tOrOntO art blast City-wide open stu­dio event fea­tur­ing three week­ends of self-guided tours of artist studios and ex­hi­bi­tion spa­ces. See web­site for lo­ca­tions and de­tails. toron­toart­blast.com. To Jul 31 tOrOntO caribbean car­ni­val Three­week cul­tural ex­plo­sion of of all things Caribbean with mu­si­cal per­for­mances, King & Queen Show, the Grand Parade, art and more. caribbean­car­ni­val.com. To Aug 1 tOrOntO sum­mer mu­sic Fes­ti­val: lOn­DOn call­ing! Fo­cused on the vast mu­si­cal tra­di­tions of Great Bri­tain from the Baroque to the 20th cen­tury Brit pop in­va­sion with Cana­dian and in­ter­na­tional artists. Pwyc, free and tick­eted events at Heli­co­nian Hall (35 Hazel­ton), Ed­ward John­son Build­ing (80 Queen’s Pk) and Ko­erner Hall, 273 Bloor W. toron­to­sum­mer­mu­sic.com. To Aug 7

Jah9 helps heat up Is­land Soul this week­end.

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