AUGUST 23 TO 26 Magicians, mimes, sword swallowers and stilt dancers—they’re all here for another year of Scotiabank BuskerFest, North America’s largest and most outlandish gathering of street performers. More than 100 unique and talented entertainers from around the world occupy the St. Lawrence Market neighbourhood to amuse and amaze audiences while raising funds and awareness for Epilepsy Toronto. This year’s mind-boggling artists include America’s Got Talent contestants the Chicago Ultimate Tumblers, Australian contortionist Alakazam and Mexico’s Pancho Libre. Along Front Street East between Yonge and Jarvis streets. Admission by donation; visit here for more information.