Taste of the Danforth is a yearly food and culture festival held in Toronto, in the Greektown area along Danforth Avenue

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Taste of the Danforth

August 2020 (dates to be announced) | Along Danforth Avenue | Official website

Bringing the delectable cuisine of Greece out of local restaurants and into the streets, GreekTown hosts this hugely popular event every year.

Souvlaki skewers on the grill at the Toronto Taste of The Danforth
Celebrate the flavours of Greece, like these souvlaki skewers, at Taste of The Danforth

Discover Hellenic Culture

Take in the Taste of the Danforth and celebrate the flavours of Greece and summer in the city. Every year in August, the city of Toronto flocks to GreekTown on the Danforth and gets to be Greek for a day!

Dozens of tasty food stations from Danforth’s amazing array of multi-ethnic restaurants line the road. Get your fill of authentic souvlaki, stuffed grape leaves, grilled lamb and moussaka. There are a number of exhibitors offering contests, prizes and free samples, plus live music and dance. Opa!

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