Planning to explore the Luminato Festival this summer? This exciting arts and culture event showcases some of Canada and the world’s best and brightest artists from June 10 to 26. The tenth anniversary promises a stacked program and well-organized event, so buy your tickets early and book your stay at Monte Carlo Inns. Among the top choices for hotels in Mississauga and a hot favourite among Toronto airport hotels, you are assured of a comfortable and convenient stay.
Among our many locations, our hotel in Mississauga, Ontario is conveniently located near Toronto’s Pearson Airport and provides the perfect resting place for artists, art lovers, and creative enthusiasts visiting from out of town. Whether you’re from out of town or are planning a staycation, make the most of your time at the festival and consider staying overnight a few days. Doing so will allow you to explore the city and take in the sights and sounds that make the nightlife so unique in Toronto.
Reasons to Get Excited for Luminato
If you’ve just started your planning, or have never attended Luminato Festival before, you’ll want to read our guide below. This popular cultural event has become one of the most anticipated and unique art showcases in Toronto.
Here are three reasons we are looking forward to it this year:
Something for Everyone: Art lovers, music experts and theatre junkies can all find their fix at this festival, which celebrates creativity in its many forms and expressions. From experimental installations to traditional galleries and a three-part play, this year’s festival will have it all, and more. No matter your own level of creativity, knowledge or interest in the arts, there will be something that is sure to catch your eye and get you talking.
New Location: The festival is taking place at the Hearn Generating Station in the Port Lands of Toronto. By taking over the unique industrial space for two weeks, the festival will be shadowed with the perfect backdrop for a range of artistic displays. Hard metal, great acoustics and a massive theatre will all be filled with colour, culture, and people to bring the space to life. Interested in the history of the building itself? You can also enjoy tours of the converted power plant throughout the festival.
The Perfect Excuse: If you’ve been looking for a reason to plan a trip or explore more of Toronto’s fantastic culture and food – this is it! Luminato Festival is best enjoyed over several days, so you can get the lay of the land and pick the parts of the programming that appeal to you most. Leave time to explore other sights and sounds of Toronto and skip the long drive home. Kick off summer with a perfect dose of inspiration and entertainment. Stay with us at Monte Carlo Inns for a truly relaxing staycation, mid-week getaway or fun weekend escape during this one-of-a-kind event.
Stay and Play at Our Hotels Near the Toronto Airport for the Festival
Book your stay today in one of our hotels near the Toronto airport in Mississauga. They provide the perfect launching pad to explore downtown Toronto and enjoy all that the Luminato Festival has to offer. Save with one of our special packages and get ready to pack your bags!