Toronto Food Events: Ribfest, Taste of Asia, Group of Seven Brewer’s Backyard, Festival Libra, PintxosTO


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  • Rib lovers take note: there are two Ribfests of note this weekend leading up to Canada Day on Tuesday, July 1. The Toronto RibFest at Centennial Park starts on Friday, June 27, while the Canada Day Rotary Ribfestat L’Amoreaux Community Centre Grounds (2000 McNicoll Ave.) is open daily from 11am to 11pm starting Saturday, June 28.
  • The Taste of Asia street festival takes over Kennedy Rd. at Steeles Ave. this weekend Saturday, June 28 from noon to midnight and Sunday, June 29 from noon to 6pm. Highlights include 150 vendor booths, a Philippine Village, Korean Town, Bibimbap eating challenge, noodle competition and live performances.
  • Porkapalooza takes place Sunday, June 29 from 3pm to 5:30pm at Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay West). For $8 you get a six-sample platter of the contending peameal bacon, pulled pork and ham sandwiches, and the opportunity to vote on your favourite.
  • In honour of Canada Day, Brewer’s Backyard hosts a Group of Seven edition Tuesday, July 1 from 11am to 4pm at the Evergreen Brick Works (550 Bayview Ave.). The afternoon will feature beers from Great Lakes, Nickel Brook, Oast House and Left Field, plus cider from Spirit Tree and food from Kanga Meat Pies and Sugar Pie Honey Bunch. As always, admission is free for the all ages event.
  • The Distillery District will be transformed into Little Havana for Bacardi Festival Libra, complete with live musical acts, Cuban food stations, live street dancing, buskers and even cigar rolling. The outdoor festival takes place starting Friday, July 4 until Sunday, July 6.


  • Tickets are still available for PintxosTO, a Spanish-influenced summer block party (from the the team behind YumCha), which takes place on Sunday, July 6 in a parking lot at 495 Wellington St. West. Bite-size snacks will be on sale from Bar Isabel, Barsa Taberna, Buca, Carmen, Cava, Chiado, Marben, Patria, Portland Variety and Torito.
  • Advance tickets ($35) are available now a five-course prix fixe menu from guest chefs Ippei Iwata and Riku Okubo (of Guu Sakabar) when they take over the kitchen at Insomnia Restaurant and Lounge (563 Bloor St.) for the next installment of The Tablesetters pop-up series.


By: Liora Ipsum 


21 Responses to Toronto Food Events: Ribfest, Taste of Asia, Group of Seven Brewer’s Backyard, Festival Libra, PintxosTO

  1. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:38 pm

    Have you hear of this man? what a great man, black magic really work, well I know this man must be giving a great regards due to what he have done in my life, Am from England and I travel to south African for business I have to spend 2month over there during to the business I meet this girl what a petty girl well she draw my attend I was interest on her I decide to speak to her, how I felt for her, and I was having it in mind that I should propose to her you know what that mean, because am not married, I spend time with this girl, and will were in love very tight, and will had sex together, all I was thinking about is how to introduce her to my parent before I propose to her because I really love her when it was time for me to go back to my country, I was already preparing her travel passport and other necessary things needed but due to business my time do not permit me I have to go back fast, but all was already done, and she were to come after 2weet to visit me so that I can introduce her to my parent when I was back my doctor decide to do his duty work and test me and give me some treatment but he found out that I have HIV, it was so surprised to me that she have HIV and she refused to tell me about it, and she allow me to have sex with her without condom, but I feel like crying I decide to behave like a man, all I think about is I will not be about to have children anymore then due to that I was force to look for help, I believe there is no cure in HIV, but I decide to try magic if it can work for me. I search for magic power men then I found a man called DR.Asemota how it cured HIV within 45mins spell, well I did not conclude immediately because of who I Am I thinks this can work and it cannot also work, I give a try this man go according to the post I see, and his spell work within 45mins, I was cured totally, with the little I have i have to send a car to this man because of his good work but only god can tell who this man his let me stop from here because I know there are many people who need his help that is why I have to write about him. you can also go straight to him through his email: or visit him at his website at

  2. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:38 pm

    Hi my name is john and i live in California.This is a testimony i want to make.I was an HIV positive for 8 yearstaking anti retrovirus.As i was reading online some 5 months ago i saw a
    testimony on cure of HIV.I decided to give atry.Now as am telling you am very negative tested 4 times in 5 months after finishing
    my cure.The cure is a pure herbs from Africa shipped to me through DHL.My cure took about 35 to 40 days.Dear brothers and
    sisters if you are out there,please the cure is out and rush to have yours.If you are interested,email the researcher using I will encourage every person who come across this mail to cure yourself if you are positive. or visit him at his website at
    Wish you the best.

  3. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:38 pm

    MY HIV HEALING TESTIMONY My mouth is short of words, i am so so happy because Dr Oko has healed me from HIV ailment which i have been suffering from the past 6 years now, i have spend alot when getting drugs from the hospital to keep me healthy, i have tried all means in life to always i can become Hiv negative one day, but there was no answer until i found Dr from Dr Oko the paris of african who provide me some healing spell that he uses to help me, now i am glad telling everyone that i am now HIV Negative, i am very very happy, thank you Dr Asemota for helping my life comes back newly without any form of crisis, may the good lord that i serve blessed you Dr Asemota and equip you to the higher grade for healing my life. i am so amazed. so i will announced to everyone in this whole world that is HIV positive to please follow my advice and get healed on time, because we all knows that HIV disease is a deadly type,contact Dr Asemota for your Hiv healing spell today at: He will be always happy to assist you online and ensure you get healed on time, contact Dr Asemota today for your healing spell immediately, or visit him at his website at

  4. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    Well all I can say is what I witness and what happen to me also thanks to the doctor who help me out with hiv/aids cure I always think am useless since I have this hiv I was not myself but thanks to the great DR.Asemota would bring me out of the sorrow, one of my friend who was cure by this great doctor introduce me to him am and give me, his email, my friend inform me about the necessary things for the cure because she was also cure by him I was so happy when my friend show me her result I believe on this without know him I believe this man will also help a poor lady like me, will were on the issue on till final the man was free to attend to me I tell he everything how I get the hiv, and the time, and also inform him that it was a friend that introduce me to him the man was so happy my friend stay to his promise, as he also help me and also ask me to do what my friend did well for me I think the good and wideness place to share the good news is internet, and I bring my own here am here to inform you all that will are save with DR.Asemota the only man that I witness he cure hiv/aids this man emails are…or visit him at his website at

  5. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    A great thanks to DR.Asemota the man that help me when i was very sickness, i was a HIV positive and my little daughter I have try all my possible best to get cure but I couldn’t come to my point, am from Nigeria but am in USA I have go to different hospital but no cure, when it now getting worse I inform my people in my country they feel bad, and said there is a cure in my country that DR.Asemota have cure for the HIV I was very happy to hear, I ask what can I do for me to get cure my mother told me I should hold on that she will inform the doctor about the problem on the next day my mother call me and tell me, what the man requested for the curing, that I should give my details to him and my mother did that, and the man requested for items for the cure my mother provide everything to him on the evening of it my mother call me and inform me about the good news that me and my little daughter should go for test, am now negative through this man thanks doctor you can call him or email him now through or visit him at his website at

  6. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    It is no longer news that the Acquired immune deficiency syndrome /Human Immuno Virus (HIV/AIDS) is increasing by the day. The fear is that many people living with the sickness are scared of saying it because of the stigma that comes along with it.
    I am bold enough among many others to state that there is now a potent cure to this sickness but many are unaware of it. I discovered that I was infected with the virus 8yrs ago, after a medical check-up. My doctor told me and I was shocked, confused and felt like my world has crumbled. I was dying slowly due the announcement of my medical practitioner but he assured me that I could lead a normal life if I took my medications (as there was no medically known cure to HIV).
    I went from churches to churches but soon found that my case needed urgent attention as I was growing lean due to fear of dying anytime soon.
    In a bid to looking for a lasting solution to my predicament, I sought for solutions from the voodoo world. I went online and searched for every powerful trado-medical practitioner that I could severe, cos I heard that the African Voodoo Priests had a cure to the HIV syndrome. It was after a little time surfing the web that I came across one DR.Asemota powerful African Voodoo Priest), who offered to help me at a monetary fee. I had to comply as this was my final bus-stop to receiving a perfect healing. My last resolve was to take my life by myself, should this plan fail. Alas! it worked out well. He gave my some steps to follow and I meticulously carried out all his instructions.
    Last month, 13 may, 2014, to be precise, I went back to the hospital to conduct another test and to my amazement, the results showed that ” I am NEGATIVE”.
    You can free yourself of this HIV virus by consulting this great African Voodoo Priest via this e-mail: or visit him at his website at

  7. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    i am so happy to be here to share my great testimony to the world about how i was flee from the bondage of hiv disease, i was diagnosed in the year 2010 since them i was feel uncomfortable because there was no way out for me to be cured, i have pass many ways many hospitals and many churches in this earth, but there was no one ton help me out until one day a friend of my told me that she saw many testimonies on internet when she was browsing, she told me how many peoples were giving testimonies about dr.asemota that he has helped a lot of people in this earth, so i quickly told her that she should give me the site which she did and when i searched it on net i saw many testimonies about him myself soA i contacted him, he giver me some guild-lines and also sent me some medications which i will be taking he told me that if i take the medications for two days i will get my cure, so after the two days i went to the hospital to test myself unbelievable the test was negative, i quickly called him and thanked him and also that’s why am here to also say more good news about him. so you also can contact him at or visit him at his website at

  8. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    i am from USA, I wish to share the testimony of life experience with the general public about what this priest has just done for me, this DR. Asemota has just brought back my Lost hope to me with his great powers, I was infected with HIV/AIDS during my youth camp in Tobago. i never notice it until I meet this man David Morgan . We both love each other and we plane to get married. I Was surprise when we go for HIV/AIDS test, and i was tested positive. The man was so disappointed in me and was very confused because of what happened, I wanted to kill myself, but a friend of mine told me not to worry that I still have life to live. She ask me one day to followed her to the cyber cafe, when we get there, I decided search for the best way to live with HIV/AIDS, that was when i saw a testimonies from marain adasine on how a great priest heal her of HIV/AIDS. i decided to email contact the man, then you won’t believe this when i Contacted this Dr on my problems, he told me what I needed to do and how to do it, he gave me 2days to go back for the test again, I go back to the same hospital and have the same test, but the HIV/AIDS positive change to negative. I didn’t believed the doctor’s report, I went to another hospital, the same result, the greatest surprise is that, the man who left me for 2months came looking for me and said he could find it easy doing anything without me. I promise to testify and share the testimony on the internet and everywhere I go.cause the miracle that Dr Asemota did for me was wonderful it even berfunes my expectations,to me I will keep on shearing this testimony until my oldest age. Inside and outside me is full of great joy. I am ready to tell the whole world about this great Dr, because he did it for me and i believe he will do it for others who need his help. you can as well email him at: or visit him at his website at

  9. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    Thank god I was not deceive by who direct me to the right man DR.Asemota the magic man that cure HIV/AIDS with 45mins spell let me give my story to the world to see if you are in my shoes so that you can also get help now from him I was married over 5year I don’t know how this HIV come in to our life but god can tell, me and my wife was married with HIV negative but I found out will were both HIV positive after 4year of married and our son was negative and I was very happy for that but will both was positive and this HIV come into our body through sharp object and me and my wife share it with sex that was how will both have the HIV as am write this testimony my wife is close to me with the help of DR.Asemota will are wash clear again HIV negative a friend of mine from Facebook introduce me to this man I share my problem to her because will are a good friend and my wife know her very well and this woman show me how to get cured from this man DR.Asemota is a nice man if you are faithfully to him he ask me to give him our details to him for consultation I did and he inform me what to do for the cure wish I did and after everything is done he assured me that we will be cured after 45mins and me and my wife will are very happy to show our negative result THANKS DR.Asemota you are the best you can get help from him now if you have HIV just contact him through this email or visit him at his website at

  10. benji

    June 27, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    How can I explain this to the world that there is a man who can cure HIV/aids I was HIV over since 7year I have being into HIV drug I can’t anymore I decide to look for help then I found this woman post write about this great man DR.Asemota telling people about him that this man have cured to HIV I don’t believe that because all I have in mind is HIV had no cure, thank god for my life today am HIV negative through the power of DR.Asemota I contacted this man for help because who write about him drop an email of the man I pick the email and emailed him for the cure this man told me what to do about the cure well am from Australia this man cast a curing spell on me and he told me that he will call me after the cure is done truly he did I was cured for 45mins spell what a wonderful man this DR.Asemota if you need his cured just email him now or visit him at his website at

  11. Anonymous

    July 16, 2014 at 9:10 pm

    I am very delighted to share this experience with my loved ones. I was told the dangers of indulging in uncontrollable sex with multiple sexual partners, at first i was sceptical of such dangers because, i have a serious desire to have sex. As time progresses, i began to develop into other harmful and detrimental habits such as, heavy drinking, smoking, and stealing. My family subordinates deserted me and concluded that i would develop into a drug addict and consequently, my chances to have a brighter future would be disrupted. I neglected their admonitions and continued with my wayward life style. One day i was out with my sexcapades, to have a corobantic frenzy with them. I brought them home in the evening for sex, after having sex with with them, i noticed an abnormal pains in all my joints and i became physically debilitated. My father knew about it and took me to the hospital for medical attention. After a thorough diagnosis, the symptons were severe and constantly degenerating to other harmful infections such as frequent stooling, loss of body weight, loss of appetite and vomitting. When the symptons persisted uncontrollably, the doctor examined me and found that i have contracted HIV AIDS. I lamented and cried bitterly and concluded that, my life had come to an end. But the almighty GOD intervened and another doctor who knew the treatment of my disease treated me and i became well. All gratify DR. ABEGBE and you can reach him through this process DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@GMAIL.COM OR DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@HOTMAIL.COM just call him for quick answer on his number +2348113017989

  12. Anonymous

    July 16, 2014 at 9:11 pm

    I have a touching story to share with the people of my country. All male and female youths should beware of this sexually transmitted contagious disease named SYPHILIS. All parts of the world today, have had devastating tragedic experiences of many cases of this disease. Reportedly, about five million people in africa had lost their lives. Syphilis is a protracted illness and had spread to different people ofconsequently, she became sick of different diseases this led her to the hospital. On getting to the hospital, the doctor examined her and discover in her a different and an indiscernible disease which the girl never knew she had. She began to visit different hospitals for proper diagnosis, but this infectious disease began to spread profusely to all parts of the body. As time progresses, the body of the infected girl began to deteriorate, the genitals began to develop unpleasant odour malodorously, this disease was assumed untreatable. The girl and her family members were in total disarray as no relliable treatment was given to the disease. After two weeks of concerted effort, the whole family became devastated. All hope was lost, as the sufferer was not responding to treatment. She nearly lost her life but with the mercy of GOD, A doctor was invited from BAHRAIN who gave a good treatment to the disease and she became well. DR. ABEGBE Thanks for your magnanimity and you can contact him trhrough this DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@GMAIL.COM OR DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@HOTMAIL.COM just call him for quick answer on his number +2348113017989

  13. Anonymous

    July 16, 2014 at 9:11 pm

    What a great man, a great thanks to DR.ABEGBE the man that bring me out of this sorrow this is the man that can as well help the world, on this diseases I can remember 5 year ago when I was searching for cure, and how I have spent much money and I finally lost hope due to my conduction I have to put my hope on god, lucky to me last week here I was on the internet, check on how many year I can spent on earth them I see a comment about this great man DR.ABEGBE what a lucky day for me and today am giving my testimony about him I have never believe there is cure at all, but this man just want me to give him a try, if he cannot do it I will know his is not DR.ABEGBE that he have been doing this cure for more than many year now I put my hope on him and also my dear god but today am very happy to give this story to you all, it all happen when I was 23 year well because of this disease I can get married and very happy today am now negative I can get married now to my follow people that is on my shoes this the good way to say bye to this diseases HIV/AIDS contact this man now DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@HOTMAIL.COM DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@GMAIL.COM +2348113017989

  14. Anonymous

    July 16, 2014 at 9:11 pm

    Good day to you all am very happy to write this testimony to the whole world to see the great work of the great man named DR.ABEGBE I was down over since 4year but thank god am here to give this testimony for you all to see the great powers that is hiding on this earth I was once an HIV positive but thanks to him that help me I was going through internet looking for cure when I see this man name ABEGBE I quickly email him If I can get help to grateful surprise to me he really do according to the post I see on internet this man ask me to provide some necessary things which he should be able to use for my cure, I did what he say and after everything, this man told me that 45mins I will be cured, that his cure will take 45mins, after 45mins as he say I should go for test I did and I was very happy when I see my result but i don’t know how he did it but thank god for bring this man to me am very happy to see myself am HIV negative you can as will get your cure on yourself email:DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@GMAIL.COM OR DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@HOTMAIL.COM just call him for quick answer on his number +2348113017989

  15. Anonymous

    July 16, 2014 at 9:11 pm

    Hello let me quick drop this testimony that I witness on my own this man is real and is genuine and it can as well help you as he did to me last month here I found out that am affected but it was him that help me I was detected HIV positive but this man make me negative, I will to do anything for this man that save my life I was hopeless when I see my result and I was very sad to see am positive and him that cure HIV didn’t let me down but he did according to his promise and make me great and strong in him am writing this to the world to see that he is really great man and it can also help you can call him DR.ABEGBE this is his name and you can email he on any of this email DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@GMAIL.COM OR DR.ABEGBESPELLHOME@HOTMAIL.COM and this man have rule and regulation if you can go according to his rule you will be happy like me as I am now this man cure take 45mins with 100% assurance you can call him for help now +2348113017989

  16. Ruth Egbes

    July 19, 2014 at 11:31 pm

    Hi, I work in a communication company I want to share my testimony to the world, my name is maria Katrina, i am from united kingdom in Belfast north Ireland, I was a stripper in a club I got effected with HIV due to the nature of my job, In April 15 2013 i was tested positive to HIV, Believe it or not this is a true life experience. This is not design to convince you but its just a personal health experience . I never taught doctor okosee could ever get my HIV-AIDS cured with his healing spell, i have tried almost everything but I couldn’t find any solution on my disease, despite all these happening to me, i always spend a lot to buy a HIV drugs from hospital and taking some several medications but no relieve, until one day i was just browsing on the internet when i came across a great post of !Michelle! who truly said that she was been diagnose with HIV and was healed that very week through the help of this great powerful healing spell doctor ,I wonder why he is called the great papa okosee, i never knew it was all because of the great and perfect work that he has been doing that is causing all this. so I quickly contacted him, and he ask me some few questions and so i did all the things he asked me to do, He never collected any money from me until I was finally cured, only to see that at the very day which he said i will be healed, all the strength that has left me before rush back and i becomes very strong and healthy, this disease almost kills my life all because of me, so i went to hospital to give the final test to the disease and the doctor said i am HIV negative, i am very amazed and happy about the healing doctor okosee gave to me from the ancient part of Africa, you can email him now for your own healing too on his email: DR.OKOSEE@GMAIL.COM thank you doctor for healing me.or call +2348o69652500

  17. Ruth Egbes

    July 19, 2014 at 11:32 pm

    What a wonderful day like this I never think of have fun with my friend I always free different from human because of my HIV virus all I always think of is to move out with friends this HIV really prison me I always stay indoor everyday my like is somehow and I fell sick every time until this man a man of powers and ability help me cure my hiv virus for 45mis I never believe in my life that HIV have cure what a dream just wake up one morning that am free from HIV aids a friend of mine give me this address of this man name DR.OKOSEE that he is the antivirus to HIV wow what a happy mood in my life I contacted him for help….. well I know the man is a busy man I was delay but I was cure this man cure me brothers and sister, HIV have cure contact to be free like me now DR.OKOSEE@GMAIL.COM or call +2348069652500

  18. tracy desmond

    July 20, 2014 at 1:01 am

    HIV is a terrible disease, if not for my Friend and the help of the great Dr. ikhin my life would have been a mess! I was diagnosed with HIV in 2008, my husband encouraged me, and told me not to lose hope, I manage to give birth to a baby Boy who was free from the disease, and my Husband was always there for me! One day he came to me and told me that he have found a man who can cure me. Base on scientist, they said there is no cure for HIV; he told me that he has seen many testimonies about him on the internet. We decided to contact him, we filled his Herbal home form, and he asked us to buy some items which we did! Three days later he asked me to go for HIV test, faithfully I went to do the Test, Lo and Behold, I was cured, the virus was not found in my Body… My Dear Husband and my Father Dr.ikhin God will surely bless the both of you, till the end of time, in Jesus name.. If you have any problem kindly contact he on or you can reach him via his mobile phone on +2347063752707

  19. flora

    July 20, 2014 at 11:01 am

    My name is Floa Dee, and I base in USA…My life is back!!! After 2 years of Broken marriage, my husband left me with two kids . I felt like my life was about to end i almost committed suicide, i was emotionally down for a very long time. Thanks to a spell caster called Dr Ekuma, which i met online. On one faithful day, as I was browsing through the internet,I came across a lot of testimonies about this particular spell caster. Some people testified that he brought their Ex lover back, some testified that he restores womb,cure cancer,and other sickness, some testified that he can cast a spell to stop divorce and so on. i also come across one particular testimony,it was about a woman called Elizabeth,she testified about how he brought back her Ex lover in less than 2 days, and at the end of her testimony she dropped Dr Ekuma’s e-mail address. After reading all these,I decided to give it a try. I contacted him via email and explained my problem to him. In just 48hours, my husband came back to me. We solved our issues, and we are even happier than before Dr Ekuma, is really a gifted man and i will not stop publishing him because he is a wonderful man… If you have a problem and you are looking for a real and genuine spell caster to solve all your problems for you. Try anytime, he might be the answer to your problems. Here’s his contact:

  20. marian duss

    July 26, 2014 at 6:11 am

    HI My Name is MARIAN DUSS, I wish to share my testimonies with the general public about what this man called Dr lawcy of( ] has just done for me , this man has just did what I thought nobody will ever do for me, i was HIV positive when one of my family friend introduce this man to me, I never believed that great DR LAWCY could do this, when I contacted him on this same issue on ground, he casted some spell for me and gave me some parcel to drink, now I am so happy to say that the virus I was having In my body have left me. All thanks to DR LAWCY If you are out there passing through this same kind of problems you can contact him today on his mail ( )
    and he will also help you as well with his great spell caster, THANKS BE TO DR LAWCY…………………

  21. anonymous351

    July 30, 2014 at 4:38 am

    DR OKO is the only Dr who could ever get my HIV-AIDS cured with his healing spell, i have tried almost everything but i couldn’t find any solution on my disease, despite all these happening to me, i always spend alot to buy a HIV drugs from hospital and taking some several medications but no relieve, until one day i was just browsing on the internet when i come across a great post of !Michelle! who truly said that she was been diagnose with HIV and was healed that very week through the help of these great powerful healing spell doctor, sometime i really wonder why people called him Dr OKO, i never knew it was all because of the great and perfect work that he has been doing that is causing all this. so i quickly contacted him THROUGH HIS EMAIL ADDRESS(, and he ask me some few questions and he said a thing i will never forget that anyone who contacted him is ! always getting his or her healing in just 6 hours after doing all he ask you, so i was amazed all the time i heard that from him, so i did all things only to see that at the very day which he said i will be healed, all the strength that has left me before rush back and i becomes very strong and healthy, this disease almost kills my life all because of me, so i went to hospital to give the final test to the disease and the doctor said i am HIV negative, i am very amazed and happy about the healing DR OKO gave to me from the ancient part of his temple, you can email him now for your own healing too at:

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