Migration, Food and Identity in North York’s Little Manila. May 21, 10:30am-12pm. $20. ($10 for Heritage Toronto subscribers).Taste Bathurst-Wilson’s emerging Little Manila and experience the ongoing transformation of the neighbourhood’s vibrant culture and food market. Learn about the migration experiences and the thriving entrepreneurship of Toronto’s Filipino community, one of the city’s fastest-growing, and most diverse cultural groups.
Bonus: FV Foods will be providing samples of a Filipino dessert on the tour. Start Point: Bathurst and Wilson Parkette, (3749 Bathurst Street); End Point: Heaven’s Grill (424 Wilson Avenue).
For our 2015 blog about Thorncliffe Park, see: http://bit.ly/1NzDRov.
For our 2014 blog about the Filipino tour of St. James Town, see: http://bit.ly/1TICQHf
Cover image: of Diana Marie Roldan, tour guide of 2014 Filipino tour of St. James Town.
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