As Yonge-Dundas Square continues to mark its tenth anniversary, the accolades are rolling in! “The future is urban. Yonge-Dundas Square, a space designed for people not cars, offers a glimpse into what that future will look like and how it will function,” Toronto Star. “The summer’s best free stuff,” NOW Toronto.
And July is looking exceptionally fun and free, with five City Cinema screenings that require no introduction, and four Virgin Mobile presents INDIE FRIDAYS, concerts featuring rising roots stars, a gutsy country-tinged rock songstress, Canada’s favourite Led Zeppelin tribute band, and a Juno nominated artist who supported K.D. Lang on her recent tour!
City Cinema: Cult Classics:
Outdoor Film Screenings, Tuesdays at Sunset, Free Admission
July 2: Army of Darkness (1992)
July 9: Edward Scissor Hands (1990)
July 16: Anchorman, the Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
July 23: Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
July 30: The Goonies (1985)
Virgin Mobile presents INDIE FRIDAYS:
Free concerts, Fridays from 8-10 pm.
July 5: Samantha Martin and The Haggard
July 12: Danielle Duval
July 19: Zeppelinesque
July 26: Lindi Ortega with Red Wanting Blue
For those on the search for some respite from the hectic pace of life, YDS also transforms into a quiet oasis on scheduled fountain days. And there is always free WiFi!
Admission is FREE to all these events at Yonge-Dundas Square.
Presented by Virgin Mobile. Programming is subject to change.