Ontario Festivals Returning in 2022

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Everyone misses festivals. From Music Festivals to Harvest Festivals we miss them all.  

Many Ontario festivals are back this year. It’s time to dust off your festival shoes and get back out there. Summer Festivals aren’t the only festivals either. The list below contains fall, spring and winter festivals too. 

Stay tuned to this list as more festival announcements come out. Click through to the festival or event website to see how the festival will operate this year. Some changes have been made for health and safety reasons.

2022 Festivals in Ontario

Sweetwater Harvest Festival

Celebrating: Maple Syrup
Location: Wye Marsh, Midland

Date: March 19/20, March 26/27, April 2/3

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Tap into Maple

Celebrating: Maple Syrup
Location: Various (Orillia & area region)

Date: March 4 – April 3

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TO Food & Drink Fest

Celebrating: Food & Drink
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Date: April 22 – 24

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Beerhurst-at-Deehurst Craft Beer Festival

Celebrating: Ontario Craft Beer
Location: Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville

Date: May 27 – 29

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Muskoka Earth Festival

Celebrating: Environmentalism, Climate Change awareness
Location: Bracebridge Fairgrounds

Date: May 28

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Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival

Celebrating: Butter Tarts
Location: Downtown Midland

Date: June 11

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Mariposa Folk Festival

Celebrating: Folk (+) Music
Location: JB Tudhope Park, Orillia

Date: July 8/10

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Festival du Loup

Celebrating: Francophone Culture in Ontario
Location: Lafontaine, Ontario

Date: July 16

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Country Live Laugh Love Music Festival

Celebrating: Country Music
Location: Jacksons Point, Ontario

Date: September 30 – October 2

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Other Ontario Festivals Happening in 2022

Toronto St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Date: March 20

Niagara Falls 420 Expo
Date: April 23

Doors Open Toronto
Date: May 28 – 29

TD Salsa on St. Clair Festival
Date: June & July

Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival
Date: June 11

Luminato Festival
Date: June 9 – 19

TD Toronto Jazz Festival
Date: June 24 – July 3

PRIDE Toronto Festival Weekend 
Date: June 24 – 26

Toronto Caribbean Carnival
Date: July 7 – August 1

Ottawa Bluesfest
Date: July 7 – 17

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Rock the Park Music Festival
Date: July 13 – 16

Festival of the Sound
Date: July 17 – 31

Date: July 21

Boots and Hearts Music Festival
Date: August 4 – 7

TD Toronto JerkFest
Date: August 4 – 7

Alliston Potato Festival
Date: August 5 – 7

Taste of the Danforth
Date: August 5 – 7

CNE (Canadian National Exhibition)
Date: August 19 – September 5

TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival)
Date: September 8 -18

Bala Cranberry Festival
Date: Weekend after Thanksgiving

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Festival Accommodations in Ontario

Some of the festivals in Ontario have on-site camping. However in some cases for multi-day festivals you might need to find accommodation. 

Many Ontario accommodations have great packages and offers. Packages that would help save you money or include activities. Make sure to check the nearby hotels and resorts and see if they have any festival rates.

Check out these great Ontario Getaway Offers by season

Summer Getaway Offers 
Fall Getaway Offers
Winter Getaway Offers
Spring Getaway Offers

Are You Ontario Experienced? Find more things to do this summer in Ontario and read the ‘Are You Ontario Experienced  – Summer Edition blog‘. 

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