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Hot Date: Let’s Go to The Ex!

AUGUST 19 TO SEPTEMBER 5 Deep-fried butterballs, a human cannonball and the Snowbirds aerobatic squadron—see them, and much more, at the Canadian National Exhibition. Known as “The Ex,” this end-of-summer fair has something for everyone, including a huge midway, discount shopping pavilions, a garden show and even a casino. The CNE Bandshell features performances by the likes of Marianas Trench (August 21) and Loverboy (August 27), or head to the Food Network Stage for cooking demos by Top Chef Canada contestants. Exhibition Place, admission $12 to $16; call 416-393-6300 or visit here for further details.

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