Due of its large and diverse population, Toronto, also known as the "New York of Canada", is considered by many to be the entertainment, cultural and financial capital of Canada. Because there are so many immigrants to this city, Toronto is home to a wide and diverse arts and cultural scene.
Arts and Culture: If there's one place you can't miss while visiting Toronto, it's the Canadian National Exhibition, also called 'The Ex'. This event is held annually and has been celebrated for 138 years. There is tons to see, do and eat among the numerous food fairs, trade shows, parades, sports displays and shopping.