The Clothing Show
When: Friday to Sunday
Where: Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place

Shop to your heart’s content at this fashion blowout, featuring runway shows, clothing by local designers and more. Tickets are $10 at the door, or $8 online. Visit www.theclothingshow.com.

Word on the Street

When: Sunday, 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Where: Queen’s Park

Literary lovers congregate at the annual Word On The Street festival, with hundreds of magazine and literacy booths, readings, a kids tent and authors including Nino Ricci. Free. www.thewordonthestreet.ca.

Kensington Pedestrian Sunday
When: Sunday, 12-7 p.m.
Where: From Dundas to College Streets, Spadina to Bellevue Avenues.

Roam Kensington’s eclectic food and vintage shops, and reclaim the streets as all roads are closed off to traffic for this monthly event.

Russell Peters
When: Saturday, 8 p.m.
Where: Powerade Centre, 7575 Kennedy Rd., Brampton

Canadian comic Russell Peters will no doubt try his best South Asian impersonation before this Brampton crowd. Tickets from $75 to $125. 416-870-8000 or www.ticketmaster.ca

Science Centre 40th Birthday
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Rd.

Find interactive science displays, IMAX film screenings and more. Free. 416-696-1000, www.ontariosciencecentre.ca

Fundraisers
Join the Walk for Muscular Dystrophy as fundraisers aim to reach $ 1 million in donations. Includes a light lunch. Saturday, 10 a.m. registration at Sunnybrook Park. Visit www.muscle.ca/walk.