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Summer in the Gardens returns to Casa Loma with al fresco dining and symphony concerts


TORONTO, Tuesday, May 23, 2023 – Today, Liberty Entertainment Group has announced it is once again pleased to unveil its seasonal calendar of events for Summer 2023, with the launch of its beloved Summer in the Gardens program. Never too soon to start making family memories in one of the city’s most picturesque outdoor settings, this year’s programming offers something for everyone, both Torontonians and visitors alike. 

Symphony in the Gardens: performances en plein air

Following the continued success of the Twilight Symphony in the Stables program, Casa Loma applauds the return of Maestro Paolo Busato and his Casa Loma Symphony Orchestra — with special guest vocalists and players – to the Glass Pavilion and the Gardens for performances on Monday evenings beginning June 5th.

Tickets are $40 pp available at www.casaloma.ca.

The Symphony in the Gardens program line-up themes are as follows, and include both fan favourites as well as several exciting new additions: 

June 5th is Crooning Classics, June 12th is Classical, June 19th is Solid Gold, June 26th is Movie Night, July 3rd is The Virtuosi, July 10th is Psychedelic Monday, July 17th is Broadway Musicals, July 24th is Movie Night, July 31st is Salsa to Samba, August 7th is Big Band (a la Casa Loma Orchestra), August 14th is A Love Song to Italy, August 21st is Abba, August 28th is From Pavarotti to Callas, September 4 is Disney/Dreamworks Night. Full program details at www.casaloma.ca

Soul In the City at Casa Loma

The second summer entertainment program is the perennial favourite, Soul in the City led by Juno award-winning vocalist, Sean Jones accompanied by his seven–piece band, the Righteous Echo. Launching Tuesday, June 20th in the spectacular Glass Pavilion, guests will enjoy stunning views of the city, majestic castle and the beautiful estate gardens while enjoying this energetic live show each Tuesday under the stars.

The Soul in the City program runs through August 29th; tickets are $40 pp available at www.casaloma.ca.

“Our summers in Toronto are special and cherished,” said Nick Di Donato, president and CEO, Liberty Group. “We want to attract guests to visit one of the city’s greatest landmarks by continuing to offer themed entertainment and rich programming, in addition to destination-based dining in our incomparable outdoor space. We know our guests will make memories while enjoying their shared experiences this season at the castle.”

The return of dining al fresco in The Gardens 

Opening for outdoor dinner service on select evenings as of June 6th, the Gardens’ dining menu is globally inspired, offering seasonal fare ranging from starters and salads ($15 – $25) to grilled entrees ($26 – $48). The celebrated wine program at Casa Loma features something for all palates and purses, sourced from the castle’s underground wine cellar boasting the best of both new and old worlds. Guests will enjoy unparalleled views overlooking the city skyline in the shadow of the majestic castle, surrounded by the award-winning landscaping and fountains.

Gardens dining reservations are available for booking now at 416-523-0450; visit www.casaloma.ca for reservations and more information.

About Casa Loma

Casa Loma is one of Toronto’s top tourist attractions and hospitality venues. Each year over 650,000 visitors tour Casa Loma and the estate gardens. A perfect backdrop for special occasions, the venue also plays host to more than 350 private events annually and its unique architecture has also made it a highly desirable location for film, television, and photo shoots. In addition, Casa Loma plays hosts to annual productions including Legends of Horror and the successful Summer Gardens Concert Series. The venue is also home to the Casa Loma Escape Series which features five unique Escape Games, all themed around the history of the Castle. Completed in 1914, it took three hundred men nearly three years to complete the almost 200,000 square foot castle. Situated on five acres, it was once the largest private residence in Canada, with ninety-eight rooms designed by architect EJ Lennox, featuring secret passageways, elaborately decorated rooms with authentic period furnishings and breathtaking views of the Toronto skyline from its towers. 

Casa Loma is located at 1 Austin Terrace in Toronto.

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