Fringe Festivals

Canada enjoys more fringe festivals than any other country in the world. Fringe festivals annually draw local, regional and international performers. Their shows create a fun-filled atmosphere where affordable and accessible theatre can happen. Here are the Fringe Festivals taking place in Ontario.


Fringe North International Theatre Festival (Sault Ste. Marie)
August 9 to 19, 2018


Guelph Fringe Festival
2018 - TBA


Hamilton Fringe Festival
July 19 to 29, 2018


London Fringe
May 29 to June 9, 2018


On The Edge Fringe (North Bay)
August 15 to 18, 2018


Ottawa Fringe
June 14 to 24, 2018


Storefront Fringe Festival (Kingston)
July 20 to 28, 2018


The Toronto Fringe
July 4 to 15, 2018


Windsor-Walkerville Fringe Festival
July 19 to 29, 2018


For Fringe Festivals outside of Ontario, please visit the Canadian Association of Fringe Festivals at


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