As one of the biggest entertainment and culture-infused weekends approaches in Toronto, so to does the influx of celebrities!
Every year during Carnival weekend in Toronto, rappers, singers, ballers, actors and more – come from around the world to experience carnival and all that it has to offer. From island food to pan music and soca – the next few weeks will culminate in the biggest parade in north america in our city.
So far, the celebs hitting town include a few ballers, rappers and an actor or two. Listed below are just a few of the parties they’ll be hosting during Toronto carnival!
NBA Finals MVP, LeBron James alongside local NBA player Tristan Thompson will be hosting the Meet Me in Toronto event at the Guvernment complex Carnival Friday.
The elusive Beenie Man, fresh off a performance at the BET Awards will host and perform Sunday SLAM on Carnival Sunday at Gravity Soundbar on Richmond Street in Toronto.
American rappers Juicy J and Ace Hood will host the 13th Annual BET Def Jam All Star Caribana party at Guverment on Carnival Sunday .
And Drake’s OVO Fest, with its surprise guests will surely have a few last minute celebs pop up in the T-dot. So far, performers at the 2-day festival include Frank Ocean and James Blake.