• People listening to headphones at a silent disco

Events, performances, and music on hot summer nights

PS: everything is free! All events take place at the POSTSCRIPT Patio (at the Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave). Click here for all venue details.

Wednesday, July 6

  • Opening Day

    5pm: Fringe Poster Party

    See the 2022 Fringe artists in all their glory as they parade around the Annex and the POSTSCRIPT Patio, wearing their costumes and showing off their show posters. Free cupcakes for the first 100 folks through the gates!

    Mini vegan and nut-free cupcakes provided in partnership with Sweets from the Earth.

    6:30pm: Opening Speeches

    Remarks on the stage by Executive Director Lucy Eveleigh, Board Chair Jason Murray, Councillor Mike Layton, and other special guests.

    8pm: Dance Party featuring Jide

    The first Fringe dance party back at the Tranzac since 2009! DJ Jide will be spinning until late.

Thursday, July 7

  • Stories from the Fringe Community Night


    This event will pair up new community members with veteran Fringers who will share their personal stories and memorable experiences from Fringes past, including funny mishaps, new friendships, and opportunities they’ve accessed during their time at the Fringe!

    Registration for new community members will open on Monday, June 27 and close once we hit capacity. For access needs or questions, email isabela@fringetoronto.com.

Friday, July 8

Saturday, July 9

  • A performance by Sol Express


    A presentation by the artists of L’Arche Toronto’s Sol Express, a performing artst program that focuses on developing the talents and skills of artists with intellectual disabilities. More details to be announced!

  • Singer standing on a stage holding a mic performing for a crowd a the patio

    Fringe Artist Cabaret


    2022 Fringe artists doing what they do best! A night full of Fringy fun, featuring acts from 9 companies in the festival, and hosted by Fringe’s very own Carly Chamberlain.

Sunday, July 10

  • Patrons enjoying a beer

    Community Sunday


    Come hang out on the patio for an afternoon of Toronto festival vibes. Featuring FREE food tastings from Sausage Marty and Kanto by Tita Flips, and busker performances by Fringe artists. 

  • Youth Night


    Have you attended any of Toronto Fringe’s youth and emerging artists training programs since March 2020? It’s time we finally meet – IRL! Join us for a fun networking game with prizes, food, and dancing.

    To register, or for any access needs, email isabela@fringetoronto.com.

Monday, July 11

Tuesday, July 10

Wednesday, July 13

Thursday, July 14

Friday, July 13

  • Jason Murray raises a Steam Whistle can and speaking into a microphone

    Awards Night


    All Fringe artists our winners in our hearts, but come check out the announcement of those who have been awarded Patrons’ Pick, the Tosho Cutting Edge Award, the Comedy Bar & Second City Award for Outstanding Comedy, the David Seguin Memorial Award for Accessibility in the Arts, and the North (519) Best of Fringe (Orangeville). Find more information on the awards here. 

Saturday, July 14

  • Wexford Gleeks

    Performance by Teen Fringe


    More details coming soon!

  • Fringer waves his hands in the air

    Silent Disco


    AIRMOVES presents Fringe’s favourite dance party! Back for the third time by popular demand, dance your feet off late into the night without disturbing the neighbours. Everyone will get a set of headphones to tune in to listen to one of three DJs, switching between sets to suit your mood. 

    Sponsored by BIPOC Executive Search

Sunday, July 15