Get ready for the best Toronto parties in June
When summer rolls around in Toronto, it only means one thing: time to celebrate. Best of Toronto has compiled a list of upcoming Toronto parties in June you won’t want to miss. If you don’t know what to wear, we’ve got new tuxedos from DALLA, a special promotion for tux jackets and suits, but the most important thing is to know how to dress for your body type.
Spring is here and it’s finally the start of great weather. So now it’s time to bring out
Power Plant Power Ball – June 2
One of the most highly anticipated events, the Powerplant Gallery’s annual fundraising event is always a highlight for Toronto’s socialites.
Scrubs in the City – June 2
The Evergreen Brick Works is transformed into a posh charity gala for SickKids.
Moonlight Gala – June 4
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the McMichael Gallery, it’s worth the trip for an elegant, decked out outdoor charity gala filled with great food and entertainment celebrating Canadian art.
Best of Italy at Liberty Grand – June 6
Celebrate like an Italian at the “Best of Italy” event at Liberty Grand.
The Thrill of Ascot – June 7
A fashionable day out at Woodbine Race Track for the Best Buddies charity event.
Mad Hot Ballet – June 7
Taking place at Polson Pier this year, this fancy fundraising gala celebrates Karen Kain’s 10th Anniversary as Artistic Director of the National Ballet.
Luminato Big Bang Bash – June 9
Quickly becoming one of the hottest annual art parties in one of the most unique venues, an abandoned power generation station, The Hearn.
Gotstyle Issue 3 Launch Party – June 11
Of course I have to mention Gotstyle’s Magazine Issue 3 launch party. At only $25 for this stylish open bar party, you’ll be lucky to be one of the select few ticketholders.
Bestival – June 11
There’s a ton of great summer music festivals coming up and this is one you can’t miss taking place right here at Woodbine Park this year.
Toronto Taste – June 12
I can tell you firsthand it’s one of the very best food events in the city all in support of Second Harvest.
TIFF Summer Soiree with Alec Baldwin – June 14
Alec Baldwin touches down for TIFF’s Summer Soiree
Good weather calls for garden parties, especially a Toronto Life Garden party featuring Chantal Kreviazuk.
All Star Gala for SickKids – June 17
A fun charity party hosted by Cabbie Richards in support of SickKids and Montreal Children’s Hospital. The night will see 1,200 young professionals, pro athletes and celebrities raise $150,000 for the two hospitals in one night.
Right to Play Garden Party – June 18
This charity event takes place at a Forest Hill hosted by comedian Ali Hassan. There will be an intimate backyard concert featuring live sets by Canadian musician Bahamas, Blue Rodeo’s Jim Cuddy and former Eagles lead guitarist, Don Felder.
Polo for Heart – June 19
Enjoy two polo matches, half time entertainment (including the Canadian Cowgirls and the Descenders skydivers), Champagne divot stomp and over 100 vintage and exotic cars, displayed field-side. Lunch can be purchased in the Mallet Lounge & Grill.
Smash Instant Classic – June 21
The Gardiner Museum Young Patron’s Circle will host the inaugural SMASH with Art Director Justin Broadbent (AGO Massive).
N9NE Gala – June 22
An elegant evening where you dress you with proceeds going to the Canadian Breast Cancer Support Fund.
This one brings all the celebrities to the yard. Following two days of celebrity golf, the big party goes down at Shangri-La. Headliners include Shaggy and Chris Tucker and many more that you can’t miss out on. Definitely get your tickets for this one.
Pandamonium – June 23
There’s the traditional Panda Ball gala but now the WWF let’s the young charitable party-goers a chance to give back with a #WeAreAllWildlife themed party at ARD. Don’t miss out!
RAW – June 23
An annual invite-only design party. Ask your closest socialite friend for details.
Gatsby Garden Party – June 25
Get dressed up and look swanky for this sold out hot ticket at Spadina Museum at only $10 taking place June 25th and June 26th.
Basketball in the Six – June 29
The summer’s hottest charitable event celebrating basketball in “The Six” with DJ Jojo flores, Sportsnet’s Jackie Redmond and more. This takes place at the brand new Lavelle at 629 King West. Tickets are $150.