Street West. Ferries leave for the bucolic Toronto Islands from the waterfront, popular for strolling and cycling. To the east is the Distillery District, a 19th-century industrial zone with art galleries and boutiques.
- Many people visit Jun–Sep, when the weather’s warm and humid, and when big annual events like Pride Toronto (Jun),
- Caribbean Carnival (Jul/Aug),
- The Canadian National Exhibition (Aug/Sep),
- The Toronto International Film Festival (Sep) are held. Spring and fall are mild to cool, and winters are typically very cold and windy, with frequent snow.