Category Archives: Forsythia Festival

Engage Yellow Awesomeness – Forsythia Festival No. 47 on Sunday, May 6

We’ve waited all winter for spring weather to arrive and on Sunday May 6 we will welcome the season with open arms as neighbours gather to celebrate at the 47th Annual Cabbagetown Forsythia Festival at Wellesley Park from 11 a.m. … Continue reading

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Think Spring! Calling for sponsors and volunteers for the 47th annual Forsythia Festival

The CRA’s main community activity each year is the annual Forsythia Festival, set this year for Sunday, May 6, from 10 am. to 3 p.m. This is a free event made possible by the hard work of hundreds of volunteers, … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival 2017 – a great day without rain or snow!

The 46th Annual Forsythia Festival held on Sunday May 7 2017 was a truly wonderful day of yellowness, fun and smiles! We are grateful that the threat of rain and snow (gulp!) didn’t deter anyone from showing up for the … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival 2017 prize winners

We have our winners – congratulations! Thank you to our donors and the many residents and attendees of Forsythia Festival 2017 who purchased tickets! The winner of our 50/50 membership renewal draw was Carolyn Shaw-Rimmington! (if your membership has expired, … 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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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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Spotlight on Sponsorship: House on Parliament

A staple in Cabbagetown, the House on Parliament has been in business for 20 years. Serving up fine fare, libation & diversion you are guaranteed to encounter eclectic banter, solid conversation and some of the best food in Toronto! As … Continue reading

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Spotlight On Sponsorship: Thorious

Now that the kids are settled into a school routine and homework has started to trickle in we are thrilled to feature Thorious in the October Spotlight on Sponsorship. A fairly new business to Parliament Street, Thorious is the place … Continue reading

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Forsythia Festival Photo Gallery

The Forsythia Festival weather was a bit drearier than usual, but spirits were still high for the parade and events at the park. It was wonderful to see everyone brave the cold and rain to walk with us and participate … Continue reading

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Spotlight On Sponsorship – David Harland and Francis McNamara

David Harland and Francis McNamara are pretty much household names when it comes to people who live in Cabbagetown. That is not surprising given that they have both lived in the neighbourhood for 25 years. During this time they have … Continue reading

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