Where, When, Who, What,Why?

Is entry free?
FTFO is now free general admission! Expect longer lines than previous years. For a no line experience grab a Foodstar pass (limited quantities).
How will I get to Sherbourne Common?
From Union Station: It is only a 15 minute walk. Or Take TTC #6 bus (from Bay Street and Front Street) to Dockside Drive
From Sherbourne Station: Take TTC #75 bus to Lakeshore Blvd
Bicycle: Queens Quay waterfront bike lane goes right to Sherbourne Common
Are there VIP Passes available?
Yes, limited FoodStar passes are available for the ultimate foodie adventure: Early festival entrance for line-up free experience and a foodstar photo shoot!
Where is FTFO being held?
At the beautiful and new grass field of Sherbourne Common located directly on Lake Ontario at 61 Dockside Drive, downtown Toronto at the corner of Queens Quay and Sherbourne Street.
Can I bring my child?
Yes, although they won’t be able to enter the 19+ drinks garden
Are strollers allowed?
Yes, although Sherbourne Common is mostly beautiful grass and not very conducive to strollers.
Will there be ATM machines on-site?
Yes. Food trucks accept cash only. Bring cash to avoid ATM lines.
Will there be vegan options?
Yes. 6 trucks will have vegan options. Menus will be released first week of September. Join our mailing list to be the first to receive exclusive FTFO $6 menus!
Will there be alcohol?
Yes. There will be a drinks garden.
Will there be sample sizes?
Every truck will have sample sizes for $6 or less.
What time does it start and end?
Gates open at 11:30am for Foodstar Pass holders, and 1pm for General Admission. Last call for food is 8:45pm.
How much will the mouthgasmic food cost?
Sample size dishes will cost $6 or less. Full portioned meals will cost $10 or more.
Is there onsite parking?
There are numerous paid parking options in the area:
-Corus Building , 25 Dockside Drive (beside Sherbourne Common to the west) above ground and under ground
-George Brown College Underground, 51 Dockside Drive (beside Sherbourne Common to the west)
-Unit Park, 162 Dockside Drive (across from Sherbourne Common)
Will there be seating?
There will be plenty of seating, however there will not enough for everyone. We encourage you to bring a blanket to lay on the lush grass common. A foodstar pass guarantees a seat.
Can I bring my lawn chair?
Sure! Bring a blanket also to create your own picnic area on the lush grass common.
Can I bring my own water?
You may bring factory sealed bottles of water.
What if it rains?
The event is rain or shine. Come with an appetite and if needed, an umbrella.
Are you looking for Volunteers?
Yes. Please send an e-mail to info@ftfo.ca with your resume.
Is the festival wheelchair accessible?
Sherbourne Common and its washrooms are fully accessible to people with disabilities, there are no steps anywhere.