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Dogs, dads and Pride - see what's happening in Toronto in June 2013.

Friday May 31 - Sunday June 2, 2013
Waterfront Blues Festival
Enjoy free performances at Woodbine Park, just north of Ashbridge's Bay and the beach. Check the website for show times, or just plan to spend a whole day in The Beach.

Thursday June 6, 2013
Powerball: 15 Minutes
Offering special installations, several DJs, and of course food and drink, this contemporary art party is the largest annual fundraiser for The Power Plant gallery.

Saturday June 8 - Sunday 9, 2013
Head to the St. Lawrence Market for a free weekend of exhibits, events and contest for and about dogs.

Saturday June 8 - Sunday 9, 2013
Muhtadi International Drummig Festival
Enjoy free performances at two outdoor stages in Woodbine Park (Lakeshore and Coxwell). This family-friendly festival in the Beaches also offers a children's play area, ethnic cuisine, arts and crafts, and more.

Monday June 10 - Sunday June 16, 2013
North by Northeast Music and Film Festival & Conference
Hundreds of bands and performers from around the world fill Toronto clubs. A music conference and music film screenings round out the festival.

Friday June 14 - Sunday June 16, 2013
Northern Ink Xposure
Tattoo artists and enthusiasts head to the Downtown Hilton for a weekend of exhibits, entertainment and of course, tattooing.

Friday June 14 - Sunday June 23, 2013
Luminato - Toronto's Festival of Arts and Creativity
The arts take over Toronto with a series of performances, exhibits and lectures exploring theatre, film, literature, music, dance and the visual arts.

Sunday June 16, 2013
Father's Day
Want to take your dad out for Father's Day? Find out what's happening in Toronto on the third Sunday in June.

Sunday June 16, 2013
The Day of Delight
Clay and Paper Theatre brings an afternoon of theatre, music, dance, installation and participatory works to Dufferin Grove Park.

Thursday June 20 - Sunday June 29, 2013
TD Toronto Jazz Festival
Choose from hundreds of performances at numerous venues across the city.

Friday June 21 - Sunday June 30, 2013
Pride Week
Street fairs and entertainment culminate in the Pride Parade on Sunday. The theme for 2013 is "Superqueer!"

Saturday June 22, 2013
Leslieville Tree Festival
Visit Leslie Grove Park at the corner of Queen St and Jones Avenue for a native plant sale, environmental displays, local performers, eco-friendly vendors, and kids activities.

Saturday June 22 - Sunday June 23, 2013
Toronto International Dragon Boats Race Festival
Head out to Toronto Centre Island for a free weekend of dragon boat races and multicultural performances.

Friday June 28 - Monday July 1, 2013
Harbourfront Free Summer Festivals - Canada Day
Celebrate Canada with music, family activities, arts, eats and more.

On Hiatus for 2013
Worldwide Short Film Festival
Short films are presented in themed programs at several venues in downtown Toronto.

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