Saturday Oct 20, 4th Annual FREE - Take a Walk on the Riverside - WALKFest Join us on Saturday October 20th, for Take a Walk on the Riverside - our 4th annual FREE WALKfest, featuring six different tours with expert guides leading the walks. New this year, we have added a Culinary Walk, Design Walk, Dog Walk and Dance Walk. We are bringing back the Art Walk and giving our traditional historical walk a new twist with the Inside and Outback: the Then and Now of Riverside Walk. On each walk, you will be hosted by local businesses that will tantalize your senses and enlighten you at every stop.
Riverside District - Queen Street East between the DVP and Empire Avenue
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Riverside Toronto: Along Queen Street East between the DVP and Empire Eve
Riverside is Toronto’s authentic urban neighbourhood. Spanning 10 vibrant tree-lined blocks along Toronto’s historic Queen St. East from the iconic DVP Bridge to just east of the world famous Degrassi Street. Located between Corktown and Leslieville, Riverside is just 2.5 km from Toronto’s downtown core and accessible via streetcar, bike, car or by foot.
Riverside is home to historic sites, over 4 acres of parkland, 2 community centres, public art installations, festivals, schools, The Opera House, plus over 120 boutiques and services including original feashion creations, eclectic home design and décor, and plenty of trendy restaurants featuring award-winning chefs. We invite you to explore Riverside.