Rhythms of Canada 2023: Saturday, July 1

Summer Festival

Rhythms of Canada 2023: Saturday, July 1

Date: Saturday, July 1 2023

Enjoy FREE admission to the Museum Collections Gallery and  $10 admission to the Rumi exhibition for the duration of the festival. 


Learn more about the outdoor evening and daytime performances 
Learn more about the TD Pop-up Performances
Learn more about the workshops and activities  


Saturday, July 1 


Museum Gallery and extended exhibition hours: 10 am–8 pm 

Canada Day ceremony | FREE | 10 am | Aga Khan Park

Drop-in family activities | FREE | 10 am–6 pm | Atrium

Art Carts | FREE | 10 am–6 pm | Museum Collections Gallery and Temporary Exhibitions Gallery

TVO Film Screening | FREE | 10 am–8 pm | Bellerive Room

Artisan Market | 10 am–10 pm | Aga Khan Park

Papermaking Workshop | $10 | 10 am–12 pm | Reserve tickets | Education Centre

The Fun Master Magic Show | $5 | Ismaili Centre, Toronto
Reserve tickets for 10:30 am | Reserve tickets for 2:45 pm 

The Band of the Royal Regiment of Canada | FREE | 11:30 am | Main Stage

Face Painting | $2 | 11 am–3 pm | Aga Khan Park

Caricature Artist | $10 | 11 am–3 pm | Aga Khan Park

TD Pop-up Performances | FREE | 12–6:15 pm | Garden Stage

Bollywood Dance Workout Workshop | FREE | 12:45 pm | Main Stage

Poetry Workshop | $10 | 1 pm–3 pm | Reserve tickets | Education Centre

The Amazing Afghani Singers | FREE | 1 pm | Ismaili Centre, Toronto

Nagata Schachu | FREE | 2 pm | Main Stage

Sounds of Afghanistan Choir with The Amazing Afghani Singers | FREE | 3 pm | Main Stage

The Jazz Performance and Education Centre presents Havana Toronto Safari | FREE | 4 pm | Ismaili Centre, Toronto

Balaklava Blues with Borelson | 7:30 pm | $25 | Main Stage | Reserve tickets


Friday, June 30    |    Sunday, July 2

Please note: Main stage performances are lawn seating only. No outside chairs are permitted. Blankets or low-profile soft surfaces for sitting on the grassed area are welcome.

Accessible seating: Limited accessibility seating will be available. Chairs can be provided if necessary. 



Getting to the Museum
The Museum is easy to get to by public transit. From downtown, take the 100, the 25, or the 925 from Pape station. From the north, take the 925  bus southbound on Don Mills Rd (route begins at Steeles).

Be advised that there currently are a number of TTC route changes. Use the TTC's Trip Planner to plan your route.

The Museum is accessible by car via Don Mills Rd, Eglinton Ave East, or the Don Valley Parkway (DVP). Take the Wynford Dr exit.

Bicycle parking is available free of charge.

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