Also known as: oh my god I’m dying of heat get me OUT OF HERE.
It looked like it was going to rain all day from the weather forecast, but after some crazy downpour in the morning, it cleared up to a beautiful afternoon. Of course, it only took me three hours or so of cajoling to get my sister out of the house, and by that time, it was way too hot to walk down there. Drive it is.
Despite living in Toronto all my life, the only other festival I’ve been to is Nuit Blanche. And wow, despite the heat, there were a lot of people. The best part was definitely the music though. We’d stupidly eaten lunch before heading out, so the only food I got were some churros (I love churros okay) and ice cream.
What surprised me the most was that despite being a taste of Little Italy, a lot of the food being sold wasn’t, in fact, Italian at all.
We spent most of the time soaking in the atmosphere and enjoying the music, but by the time we’d been there for an hour or so, it was time for some shade. Dropped by Eat My Martini because “the drinks look pretty…” Unfortunately, with my G2 license and 0% BAL requirement, I couldn’t drink. “Now you know how I felt when I forgot my license in New Zealand,” my sister said as I eyed her drink enviously. Oh well, there’s always a next time!
Oh, and here’s what I wore :