Island Soul Late Night Reggae
As part of the Island Soul Festival happening at Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay) from August 4 to 7, enjoy a roots-reggae after party on August 5 starting at 10:30 pm. Jamaican-born Ammoye, Agape featuring singer Nadia Harris and Blessed are all slated to perform, as well as DJs Noble Works, Lindo P and Chocolate. Tickets are $5. See listing for details.
Head over to Earl Bales Park (4169 Bathurst) on August 7 for a day-long block party and picnic in celebration of Emancipation Day. Hosted by Michie Mee, the free event features performances by Korexion, Ammoye, Blessed, Pete Rock and CL Smooth. See listing for details.