NXNE’s Portlands event has made plenty of onsite enhancements for the 2017 all ages edition. Free water, plenty of shade and seating options, a standup comedy tent, food trucks, midway rides and carnival games, astounding sponsor activations from Porsche, Sephora, HP Pop Shoppe and more all surrounding performances by Billboard chart topper Post Malone, Prism Prize and Polaris winner Kaytranada, Passion Pit and a slew of other performers. For full set times and more info on how to get to the Portlands and what to expect see below!
Friday, June 23
9:30pm – Post Malone
7:50pm – Sleigh Bells
6:50pm – EMP
5:50pm – The Regrettes
4:45pm – Ferraro
8:40pm – Amir Obé
7:20pm – Twin Peaks
6:20pm – Cold Specks
5:20pm – Jalen Santoy
Saturday, June 24
9:30pm – Kaytranada
7:30pm – Bleachers
5:45pm – Son Little
4:40pm – K.I.D
3:30pm – Heartstreets
2:30pm – Beach Season
8:30pm – Tinie Tempah
6:45pm – MUNA
5:15pm – John River
4:00pm – Blajk
3:00pm – Cave Boy
2:00pm – Ebhoni
Sunday, June 25
9:30pm – Passion Pit
7:30pm – The Soul Rebels FT Talib Kweli
6:00pm – River Tiber
5:00pm – Saya
3:50pm – grandson
2:50pm – Lost Cousins
1:50pm – Midday Swim
8:30pm – Lizzo
6:45pm – Yukon Blonde
5:30pm – Humans
4:20pm – The Franklin Electric
3:20pm – Teen Ravine
2:20pm – The Kents
How to get here (51 Commissioners St.)
Enjoy a free hour of wifi on your commute! We will have additional buses from Pape and Union Station to ensure prompt travel times.
Toronto’s two largest bike paths converge near at the Portlands, cycle down with your friends and utilize our free valet parking.
FREE and get a $10 of drive credit with the promo code NXNE.
Also plenty of parking!
Friday, June 23 – (Festival doors – 4pm)
4:15pm – 4:45pm – SASS Comedy
5:30pm – 6:00pm – Deez Laughs
6:45pm – 7:15pm – Comedy Uncovered
Saturday, June 24 – (Festival doors – 1pm)
1:30pm – 2:00pm – Laugh Sabbath
2:45pm – 3:15pm – Perfect 10
4:00pm – 4:30pm – Superstars of Comedy
5:00pm – 5:30pm – Empire Comedy
Sunday, June 25 – (Festival doors – 1pm)
1:30pm – 2:00pm – Top Shelf Comedy
2:45pm – 3:15pm – Joke Party
4:00pm – 4:30pm – Crimson Wave
5:15pm – 5:45pm – Helder Brum & Friends
6:15pm – 6:45pm – Comedy Records
Onsite food vendors
Baby blue trucks serving some of your favourite ice cream treats! Rocket Pops, Banana Splits, Slushies and more!
Pappas Greek on Wheels is a Hamilton-based food truck that specializes in Athens-style street foods like pita wraps and poutine-meets-Greek fries hybrids. Also noteworthy: this food truck serves salads, a rare commodity with fryer-happy food trucks.
Ultimate Food Truck
The Ultimate Food Truck is a Toronto based food truck that has been serving up classic Canadian comfort foods since 2005. Catch them catering to the masses at some of the cities biggest festivals all summer long. Indulge in their offerings of poutine, peameal bacon sandwiches, hot dogs, burgers, Philly cheesesteaks and more.
Delight Bite is a Toronto based food truck specializing in gourmet comfort food. Menu items include wraps, burritos, quesadillas, tacos, nachos and salads.
Local + Sustainable
Heirloom is a Toronto based food truck who is all about providing local and sustainable food. They want to build knowledge of local food within the community. They are working strictly with local farmers and artisan producers to build sustainability and a bold menu. Menu items include braised lamb sandwiches, duck sandwiches, whipped cheesecake and more.
Busters Sea Cove
Buster’s Sea Cove has been a St. Lawrence Market mainstay for over a decade, serving up—as its name would suggest—an array of seafood that’s beloved for its simple but flavorful preparation and freshness. Their food truck—Toronto’s first seafood food truck, in fact—follows suit, with a concise but well-executed menu of dishes that are a departure from the original location’s menu, and utterly suitable for a roadside chow down. Seeing consistently long line-ups during summer months, you can count on fish tacos, and seafood rolls with the snacker-friendly addition of a bag of Miss Vickie’s.
Global Street Food
Toben Food By Design is a Toronto based food truck producing global street food with a twist. On the menu you’ll find offerings of watermelon salad, grilled cheese sandwiches, Korean braised short rib tater tots, jerk popcorn fish and much more.
All-time classic and beloved round and crisp lukumades with honey and cinnamon. The original lukumades which we all know since kids are being made in an open-kitchen, freshly-fried in front of your eyes and being served in the perfect warming temperature.
Lemonade served out of a giant lemon – 7 delicious flavours!
Tropic Love specializes in serving fresh fruit smoothies from a tiki-hut style bar that is guaranteed togenerate buzz at your event! Choose between watermelon, pineapple, and coconut water. The fruit is blended with ice and served in the fruit shell, hence the phrase “drink from a fruit”.
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