Category Archives: Events

Cabbagetown Community Arts Centre: Charity auction of art and art experiences – May 3, 2017

The Cabbagetown Community Arts Centre is holding a charity auction of art and art experiences on May 3, 2017 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Admission is free admission (and your first drink and food is free also!). Space is … Continue reading

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Jane’s Walk – Sesquicentennial Steps: Tales from 1867 Cabbagetown – May 5, 2017

There will be a Jane’s Walk titled Sesquicentennial Steps: Tales from 1867 Cabbagetown on May 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the neighbourhood. Consider joining the walk led by Toronto & East York Community Preservation Panel volunteers, or wave as people … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival – Volunteers needed May 7 2017

The Cabbagetown Residents Association needs your help! The annual Forsythia Festival will be held Sunday, May 7 2017 and we are busy recruiting 80+ volunteers to help make it our most successful event yet. Please volunteer by contacting us with … Continue reading

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Bunny Hop and colouring contest winners – photos and video

Our friends at the BIA did a great job organizing the Cabbagetown Bunny Hop and Colouring Contest on April 8 at the corner of Parliament and Carlton Streets. Winners of the contest are featured on the BIA’s website (and in … Continue reading

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Electronic waste recycling event – Sunday April 23, 2017

This is a little outside of our neighbourhood, but for residents who can’t attend any of the three local Community Environment Days this year, and would like to get rid of electronic waste and would like to support a good … Continue reading

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2nd annual Sprucecourt P.S. Fun Fair – May 13

Sprucecourt Public School Council will again be holding a fun fair this year! Sunday, May 13 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sprucecourt P.S. 70 Spruce St. Featuring a bouncy castle, face painting, games, food, prizes and more!

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Community Environment Days – 2017

The City of Toronto has announced the schedule for this year’s Community Environment Days. These events are held around the city during the year and are a convenient place to responsibly discard unused and unwanted household items (batteries, paint cans, … Continue reading

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46th Annual Forsythia Festival – Sunday May 7

“Think Spring” Cabbagetowners and mark your calendars for Sunday, May 7 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. as we celebrate the 46th Annual Forsythia Festival! Things you need to know: Parade: We will gather at the corner of Sumach and Winchester … Continue reading

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Your input requested on short-term rentals in Toronto

In September 2016, we sought Cabbagetowners’ views on the issue of short-term rentals in the neighbourhood and we received a wide range of responses. The City of Toronto is now seeking the public’s input to help shape regulations on short-term … Continue reading

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Streetscapes in Bloom 2017 – nominations accepted until May 27

The good people at the Cabbagetown Preservation Association are accepting nominations until May 27 2017 for this year’s Streetscapes in Bloom competition. This friendly competition has been going on since 1996 and recognizes residents who put a lot of work … Continue reading

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