Open Data

Festivals & Events

Description and Purpose of the Dataset

This dataset lists all festivals, special events and exhibits (etc.) approved to appear on the City of Toronto Festivals and Events Calendar.

All details are submitted by the event's organizer/organization, reviewed by City of Toronto - Tourism Services staff (against established submission criteria) and approved for posting to the calendar. The City is not responsible for the accuracy of the self-identified data provided by the organizations.

Source(s) of the Data

The City collects data from event organizers via web interface. City staff review the data for completeness before it goes up on the City's calendar. Accuracy of data is the responsibility of each organization.

Update to the City of Toronto Festivals and Events Calendar

The City of Toronto Festivals and Events Calendar is undergoing an update that is expected to greatly improve the ease of submitting festival, special event and exhibit information and will provide a better display for the public to view information. 

The existing data was shared in an XML format. Data for the new calendar will be available in JSON format. Changes have been made to fields and data display may be effected.

Comment

All details are submitted by the event's organizer/organization, reviewed by City of Toronto - Tourism Services staff (against established submission criteria) and approved for posting to the calendar. The City is not responsible for the accuracy of the self-identified data provided by the organizations.

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