Events







Circus Sessions 2017

235 Queens Quay West

Now in its third year, Circus Sessions is a week-long creative laboratory where 12 national and international contemporary circus artists work together under the guidance of a mentor. Come participate in an exciting two-night performance of the new work created throughout this week.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
18-May-2017 to 19-May-2017
4169734000

Art and Innovation: Traditional Arctic Footwear

327 Bloor Street West

At the top of the world, the Arctic seems harsh and inhospitable, yet over forty distinct culture groups have thrived there for centuries. Among the most beautiful and innovative is the diverse footwear and clothing created to meet environmental challenges and express culture meanings. Drawing from the BSM's extensive circumpolar holdings and building upon information gathered during the Museum-sponsored field research trips to all Arctic nations, Art and Innovation showcases a vast variety of footwear, garments and tools, highlighting the artistry and ingenuity of the makers, and revealing different cultural identities, crafting techniques and spiritual meanings.


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09-Feb-2016 to 30-Dec-2017
4169797799

Swan Lake

111 Mercedes

One of the supreme achievements of 19th century classicism, Swan Lake has remained, since its premiere in Moscow in 1877, one of the most enduringly fascinating, beloved and iconic ballets. For many it is simply the ne plus ultra of the classical ballet aesthetic. The extraordinary range of emotional and thematic possibilities that the ballet provides, the opportunities it presents for both technical virtuosity and generous, heartfelt lyricism, its simultaneous embrace of both mythical and real worlds and the incomparable beauty of Tchaikovsky's score all combine to make it a ballet experience like no other.


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14-Jun-2017 to 24-Jun-2017
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Alma Milonga Dance

106-958 Eglinton Av. East

The event takes place every Friday evening at the beautiful Toronto Performing Arts Centre in the gallery. We offer an open all level class before the social. Singles & Couples are welcome! Argentine Tango Class: 9 pm to 10 pm Alma Milonga Social: 10 pm to 1 am


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info@tangosoul.ca
24-Nov-2016 to 26-Oct-2017
6472265377

Orphans

1454 Danforth Avenue, Toronto

An unsettling drama from English playwright Dennis Kelly (co-writer Matilda the Musical), Orphans, which premiered at the Traverse Theatre Edinburgh in 2009, is a gritty urban tale that questions morality, loyalty, and family while trying to keep quiet the violence and evil that lurks inside everyone.


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coalminetheatre@gmail.com
08-Apr-2017 to 29-Apr-2017
4168982546

Ballroom Latin Salsa Dance

East wilmot 10

All ages Ballroom Latin and Salsa Dance practice with Ballroom Dance class included. Music is salsa latin and ballroom. Some lines dances are included.


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info@danceart.ca
26-Nov-2016 to 30-Dec-2017
4168784443

Vimy

50 Tank House Lane

A group of Canadian soldiers convalesce in a field hospital after facing the horrors of Vimy Ridge in this striking WWI drama from Governor General's Award-winning playwright Vern Thiessen. As the soldiers battle with their memories of the past, a young nurse from Nova Scotia tends to their wounds both obvious and concealed.


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info@soulpepper.ca
28-Jun-2017 to 04-Aug-2017
416.866.8666

Wildfire

50 Tank House Lane

Wildfire, a new play by Judith Thompson with the RARE ensemble, explores the boundaries of love for people with visible differences, and the ways in which they struggle with societal judgement. When a millennial male with Down syndrome falls for someone who does not have Down syndrome, questions are raised about exploitation, ethics, and the nature of love. Performed by the cast of 2013's ground-breaking RARE, Wildfire is a blend of confession, heartbreak, and joy.


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info@soulpepper.ca
01-May-2017 to 19-May-2017
416.866.8666

DanceWorks: Glory

235 Queens Quay West

Epic, imaginary battles based on a childhood passion for action films inform Shay Kuebler's athletic and acclaimed work Glory, which examines the glorification of violent behaviour in our media-drenched culture.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
27-Apr-2017 to 28-Apr-2017
4169734000

Eifman Ballet St. Petersburg: Red Giselle

1 Front Street East

Powerful, passionate, raw and visceral, the internationally renowned Eifman Ballet is set to deliver its visually stunning production of Red Giselle to Toronto audiences. The company is always a welcome addition, and this is their third visit to the Sony Centre since their Toronto debut in 2013, and an auspicious one as they celebrate their 40th Anniversary. Inspired by one of the 20th century's greatest ballerinas, Olga Spessivtseva, Boris Eifman's choreographic love letter to Spessivtseva's tragic life draws parallels to the classic ballet Giselle, but is also a springboard for larger themes of politics vs. art and public vs. private personas in the age of celebrity.


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10-May-2017 to 12-May-2017
4163686161

Billy Bishop Goes to War

50 Tank House Lane

The story of irreverent hero and Canadian WWI flying ace Billy Bishop remains one of the most critically-acclaimed Canadian plays of all time. Returning to Soulpepper in celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary, Canadian acting legend Eric Peterson and award-winning writer and composer John MacLachlan Gray reprise their iconic two-man stage play that has captivated audiences for decades.


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info@soulpepper.ca
30-Jun-2017 to 04-Aug-2017
416.866.8666

Divas Half Marathon and 5K Series

49 Bathurst St.

The Divas Half Marathon & 5K Series is the most fun and glam women's half marathon series in the nation. This series is all about girl power! The event has some wonderfully unique perks that make you truly feel like a running diva. Participants receive a tech t-shirt, pink tutu, feather boa and tiara to allow them to dress the part! Plus, as runners cross the finish line, they'll be able to enjoy a glass of bubbly to get the party started before the post-race concert. Toronto Island is a unique spot for running events; it's a short ferry ride away and offers a great view of the city as you wind your way along the paved trails!


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info@gwnevents.com
10-Jun-2017 to 10-Jun-2017
4169628899

Esmeralda Enrique Spanish Dance Company

235 Queens Quay West

This award-winning company of dancers and musicians presents a provocative and captivating evening of flamenco and Spanish dance performed with passion and elegance. Voted by NOW Magazine readers as Toronto's Best Dance Company in 2015.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
04-May-2017 to 06-May-2017
4169734000

Serious Games

235 Queens Quay West

This CCDT offering features a world premiere by internationally acclaimed Ballet BC Resident Choreographer Cayetano Soto and the return of the David Earle classic, Serious Games.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
25-May-2017 to 26-May-2017
4169734000

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert

1 Front Street East

Conducted by Justin Free. Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of the second year of his amazing journey into the world of wizardry. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage in this spellbinding adaptation of J.K. Rowling's second book. Get ready to be amused and petrified as Harry Potter shows he's more than a wizard, he's a hero!


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11-Oct-2017 to 12-Oct-2017
4163686161

Toronto Digifest 2017

341 King St East

Digifest is a three-day conference located on Toronto's waterfront that focuses on the future of education, creativity, entrepreneurship, gaming, and technology; organized by George Brown College. We connect the creative community with the most innovative technologies, ideas, and initiatives focused on learning, leadership, and positive social change. Join us for presentations from speakers, skill-building workshops, the IT'S A START Pitch Competition, student showcase, the Digital Pioneer Award, as well as incredible opportunities to meet with peers from across the country. This year's edition of Digifest will highlight stories of innovators using unique technologies to address global problems under the theme of Work, Learn, and Play.


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info@torontodigifest.ca
26-Apr-2017 to 28-Apr-2017
4164155000

A Streetcar Named Desire

111 Mercedes

One of the best-known and most canonical of American stage plays - and equally esteemed as a film - Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire is adapted for dance with daring and sensitivity by choreographer John Neumeier. In his 1983 ballet version of the play, Mr. Neumeier is less concerned with simply retelling the precise narrative details of the original than with using the famous story of Blanche Dubois as a way of exploring themes of memory, madness and desire.


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02-Jun-2017 to 09-Jun-2017
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Kambule

235 Queens Quay West

Kambule, which means "street procession" in the Kikongo language of the Congo, pays homage to our African ancestors, our forefathers, who marked the end of slavery by taking banned cultural expressions out of hiding and onto the streets. The Kambule is a powerful manifestation of culture, spirituality, beauty, royalty and pride.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
11-May-2017 to 13-May-2017
4169734000

CRASH

50 Tank House Lane

After the loss of a loved one, a woman must face the shattering memories of a past trauma. CRASH is the fractured unraveling of memory; blending projections, myth, and dance into a riveting narrative about family, faith and love.


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info@soulpepper.ca
25-Apr-2017 to 28-Apr-2017
416.866.8666

Board Games Night

5172 Yonge St

As part of our Pay-What-You-Wish Socials, the last Thursday of each month is Board Games Night at Gibson House Museum. The Gibson family didn't have cable, a phone or wi-fi, so what did they do when the chores were done? They played games! Finished your work and chores for the day? Then come to the museum to challenge us to a game.. All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult).


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gibsonhouse@toronto.ca
23-Nov-2016 to 20-Dec-2017
4163957432

Community Quilt Group Get-Togethers

5172 Yonge St

Relax and meet new friends while you improve your sewing skills. We invite members of all ages from North York's diverse communities to join us for informal evenings of learning and sharing. You'll explore both historic and contemporary quilting techniques in a comfortable, social setting. Work on a group project or pay a small fee for materials and make your own piece. Even if you have never picked up a needle and thread before you are welcome to join in.


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gibsonhouse@toronto.ca
23-Nov-2016 to 20-Dec-2017
4163957432

From Streets to Playgrounds: Representing Children in Early 20th Century Toronto

City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.

*Exhibit is closed due to renovations from January – March. Will reopen in March 2017. From Streets to Playgrounds: Representing Children in Early 20th Century Toronto is the latest exhibit at Toronto Archives. Archival photographs, artifacts and artwork paint a vivid picture of the lives of children in the impoverished Toronto neighbourhood known as 'The Ward.' The exhibit also looks at the official, and unofficial, presence of children in public spaces. Produced in partnership with faculties from Ryerson University and the University of Toronto.


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archives@toronto.ca
21-Nov-2016 to 28-Apr-2017
4163922708

Confederation Part II: Scandal & Rebellion

50 Tank House Lane

Scandal - Business barons compete to own the hottest technology - the railway lines - and Macdonald is caught trading contracts for donations. Member of Parliament Riel is prevented by fanatics from taking his seat; MP Laurier falls for his best friend's wife. Rebellion - Riel joins with Gabriel Dumont and Big Bear whose fight for land claims is met with military action and mass starvation. With Laurier protesting, Macdonald allows the execution of Riel, and the Last Spike is hammered.


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info@soulpepper.ca
22-Jun-2017 to 18-Aug-2017
416.866.8666

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in Concert

1 Front Street East

Featuring the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conducted by Justin Freer. The Harry Potter film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. The tour will feature a live symphony orchestra performing, to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone™. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film on a high-definition screen while hearing the orchestra perform John Williams' unforgettable score. Harry Potter characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR.(s16)


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26-Jun-2017 to 27-Jun-2017
4163686161

Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions

1 Front Street East

Brought to life by a full orchestra performing all new arrangements and carefully timed visuals from recent and classic Pokémon video games. Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions has become the must-see video game concert of the year, giving fans and newcomers of all ages a chance to experience the evolution of the Pokémon franchise like never before.


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05-May-2017 to 05-May-2017
4163686161

Confederation Part I: Confederation & Riel

50 Tank House Lane

VideoCabaret spectacularly conjures the era of Confederation in four tragicomic one-act plays, presented in two parts. Confederation - John A. Macdonald masterminds the deal-making that leads to the fireworks on July 1, 1867. In a Montreal hotbed of anti-confederationists, Wilfrid Laurier meets Louis Riel. Riel - Macdonald plans to turn the west into one big Ontario. Riel and Métis leaders collide with surveyors, and religious radicals plot terror; Laurier is spurred to act on his multi-cultural and secular ideals.


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info@soulpepper.ca
08-Jun-2017 to 18-Aug-2017
416.866.8666

Toronto Internacional Brazilfest

84 Rogers Rd

The Festival will offer its attendees the opportunity to be closer to the performers, get a chance to enjoy a taste of Brazil with Brazilian style foods and a family area for families with children to BrazilFest is now considered a part of the Toronto calendar list of many great events that stimulates and celebrates the collective heritage and multicultural diversity of Toronto. The event is listed and affiliated with most of Toronto's cultural links. Brazil Fest was considered the best outdoor Brazilian Event in Toronto. A huge variety of styles of music and dance from all parts of the country, with something to offer for all tastes; rhythms and melodies that reflect the rich cultural heritage of Brazil.


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info@brazilfest.ca
22-Jul-2017 to 22-Jul-2017
4163883052

Sounds of Leslieville and Riverside

1798 Queen Street East

A celebration of music, culture, and community.


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06-Jul-2017 to 08-Jul-2017
4166982152

Village Day & Sidewalk Sale

3374A Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M4N 2M7

Join us for our annual Village Day Street Festival which takes place on Yonge Street from Lawrence Avenue to Yonge Boulevard. Highlights include a village-long sidewalk sale, quality entertainment, kids zones play areas, your favourite animated characters, clowns and treats for the entire family. This is a free event presented by the Yonge Lawrence Village BIA on behalf of its member merchants.


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info@ylvbia.com
09-Jun-2017 to 09-Jun-2017
4166574313

Prairie to Pacific

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

From the Red River Valley to the northern tip of Vancouver Island, we highlight the rich diversity of Canada’s West in the Prairie to Pacific Festival. Known for its majestic natural beauty, the western region includes a richness of culture and perspectives unique in Canada. Come enjoy a broad array of music, ranging from country to Canto-pop, pow wow electro to punk, as well as multidisciplinary arts and activities that represent the beautiful patchwork of Canada's West.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
06-Jul-2017 to 08-Jul-2017
4169734342

29th Annual Beaches International Jazz Festival

1798 Queen Street East

Canada's largest free festival featuring Jazz and associated genres.


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13-Jul-2017 to 29-Jul-2017
4166982152

Shield to Shore

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

From the ruggedness of the Canadian Shield descending onto the Great Lakes, flowing into the great St. Lawrence River and out onto the shores of the Atlantic, we savour the rich cultural affluence, the contemporary musical currents, and the traditional musical forms of this celebrated region. We bring you the very best from this fertile artistic landscape.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
13-Jul-2017 to 15-Jul-2017
4169734342

Kama Reading Series

401 Richmond St. W. Studio 281, Toronto, ON, M5V3A8

Connect with a community of book lovers for World Literacy Canada's Kama Reading Series! Enjoy 5 nights of readings and compelling conversation with the best Canadian authors in a wine & cheese setting.


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camille@worldlit.ca
24-Jan-2017 to 31-May-2017
4169770008

I'm Doing This for You

50 Tank House Lane

Blending storytelling, live-art and improvisation, I'm Doing This for You is a big romantic gesture made by a woman for a man. He's an aspiring stand-up comedian with a birthday to celebrate, and you, the audience, are the gift (it's a surprise). Funny, uncomfortable, and daring, McGee explores the extremes a person will go to in the name of not being alone.


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info@soulpepper.ca
02-May-2017 to 05-May-2017
416.866.8666

Nature Connection

70 Canuck Avenue

Downsview Park staff will take you on a free indoor/outdoor Park program based on nature-themed topics to get you exploring the natural world, starting with Downsview Park! Each two-hour program will explore a natural theme. Activities will be flexible to reflect the interest of participants.


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abest@clc.ca
26-Nov-2016 to 21-Oct-2017
4169522160

Pay-What-You-Wish Thursday Night Socials at Gibson House

5172 Yonge St

Visit the museum on Thursday nights and take a self-guided tour through the historic house. Relax in the historic kitchen with a cup of tea and learn about the Gibson family and history of North York. Our Quilt Group meets 6-8 pm as well, and is free to join. Last Thursday of the month is Board Games Night too! All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult). Admission is pay what you wish.


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gibsonhouse@toronto.ca
23-Nov-2016 to 13-Dec-2017
4163957432

Jurassic Park in Concert

1 Front Street East

Featuring the Motion Picture Symphony Orchestra One of the most thrilling science fiction adventures ever made, and featuring one of John Williams' most iconic and beloved musical scores, Jurassic Park transformed the movie-going experience for an entire generation and became the highest-grossing film of all time in 1993, winning three Academy Awards®. Now audiences can experience this ground-breaking film as never before: projected in HD with a full symphony orchestra performing Williams' magnificent score live to picture. Welcome… to Jurassic Park!


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28-Dec-2017 to 28-Dec-2017
4163686161

Toronto Blue Jays

200 Wellington St W

Regular season home games.


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10-Apr-2017 to 23-Sep-2017
4163979987

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

80 Spadina Ave, Suite 205, Toronto, ON, M5V 2J4

CONTACT is the largest photography event in the world, and a premiere cultural experience in Canada, with over 1500 artists in 200 exhibitions and happenings throughout the month of May in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1997, CONTACT is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to celebrating and fostering the art and profession of photography. Festival Launch Party is April 28 at 7pm


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info@contactphoto.com
30-Apr-2017 to 30-May-2017
4165399595

Afrofest

21 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 802

A celebration of African music and culture. With over 35 live performances and over 100,000 visitors in 2016, the festival is a family-friendly and fun-filled extravaganza consisting of five areas: the Main Stage, Youth Stage and Drum Stage, Children’s Village, and a vibrant Marketplace which includes a delectable selection of food vendors from across the city. Each of these distinct areas provides a diverse, cultural festival experience, offering several different spaces for attendees to spend their weekend.


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07-Jul-2017 to 08-Jul-2017
4164695336

Sounds of Home: Canada Day

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

Celebrate Canada Day weekend with music, art, and a different approach. Rejoice in the beauty of the diverse voices in our country as we explore the different narrative threads interwoven in our history: narratives of decolonization, resurgence of justice movements, and celebration of life on Turtle Island. This Canada Day weekend, we bring safe spaces for all to revel in Canadian futures.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
29-Jun-2017 to 02-Jul-2017
4169734342

TO Canada with Love

100 Queen Street West

TO Canada with Love is the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday. The program is Toronto's cultural love letter to the country, offering a rich tapestry of more than 30 City-produced events taking place across the city throughout 2017. Look for information and updates at www.toronto.ca/canada150, on Facebook at facebook.com/SpecialEventsTO, Twitter at @SpecialEventsTO, Instagram at @SpecialEventsTO and Snapchat at SpecialEventsTO. The program hashtag is #C150TO.


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spevprog@toronto.ca
09-Jan-2017 to 30-Dec-2017
4163922489

Struggle & Story: Canada in Print - Fisher Library Sesquicentennial Exhibition

120 St. George Street, Toronto, ON

The documents in this exhibition – manuscripts, printed books, engravings, and photographs – tell the story behind the making of a nation and the hope that is a constituent part of our national character – a character born as a result of struggle. Since that character is partially determined by what we are not – neither European nor American – these documents also reflect our ongoing endeavour to define ourselves for ourselves. In the 150 years since Confederation, much has indeed changed, but much remains very much the same. We are still a nation of immigrants, a place where compromise and accommodation are the keys to our prosperity and stability, making us the envy of so many other less fortunate places on the planet.


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fisher.library@utoronto.ca
19-Mar-2017 to 30-Aug-2017
4169762556

Toronto Waterfront 10

264 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON, M5A 4J6

The Toronto Waterfront 10 provides a great mix of everything Toronto has to offer! The runners begin the race in the centre of the city running past Toronto landmarks like Union Station and Ripley's Aquarium as they make their way down to the open air and scenic views of Lake Ontario. While this race is an excellent draw for professional runners looking to make a great time, the main draw of this race is the excellent entertainment and cheer zones along the route! Participants and spectators alike are drawn in by all the sights and sounds of Toronto Waterfront 10. Join us on June 17th as we go from the core to the shore


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16-Jun-2017 to 16-Jun-2017
4169442756

Annual Conference on Heart Diseases

Holiday Inn Toronto International Airport 970 Dixon Road, Rexdale Toronto, ON M9W 1J9, Canada

We are glad to welcome all the interested participants to the annual conference on heart diseases during September 18-19, 2017 at Toronto, Canada. Heart Diseases 2017 welcomes the cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, physicians, research scholars, industrial professionals and student delegates from cardiology and healthcare sectors to be a part of the conference.


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heartdiseases@alliedconferences.org
17-Sep-2017 to 18-Sep-2017
8282143944

ROMKids Junior

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Inspire your toddler's imagination and sense of discovery as you explore the ROM's collection of art, history, and nature through the eyes of a child. Bring your child on an eight-week sensory adventure as you tour galleries with our early learning instructors, and join them in creative play-based activities, and social interaction in a classroom setting. Meet other parents, caregivers, and children and engage your child in interactive learning for life. - For children ages 2 to 4, accompanied by an adult. - Siblings of participants under 2 years old welcome free of charge. - Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available.


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programs@rom.on.ca
03-Apr-2017 to 22-May-2017
4165865797

Midsummer (a play with songs)

30 Bridgman Avenue

Midsummer’s weekend in Edinburgh. It’s raining. Bob’s a failing car salesman on the fringes of the city’s underworld. Helena’s a high-powered divorce lawyer with a taste for other people’s husbands. She’s totally out of his league. He’s not her type at all. They absolutely should not sleep together. Which is, of course, why they do. Midsummer is the hilarious story of a great lost weekend of ill-advised romance: bridge-burning, car chases, wedding bust-ups, midnight trysts, poignant pop songs, honest humour, and self-loathing hangovers.


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patronservices@tarragontheatre.com
17-Apr-2017 to 27-May-2017
4165311827

Louis Riel

227 Front St. E.

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of Canada's confederation, the Canadian Opera Company begins its spring season with a new production of Harry Somers' landmark opera, Louis Riel. This uniquely Canadian work, sung in English, French, Cree, and Michif, tells the story of the Métis leader Louis Riel and Canada's westward expansion. Peter Hinton, one of Canadian theatre's most acclaimed and inventive artists, directs and internationally acclaimed Canadian baritone Russell Braun stars in the title role, leading an all-Canadian cast.


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tickets@coc.ca
19-Apr-2017 to 12-May-2017
4163062383

Suburban Steam Community Festival

55 John Street

Enjoy a day of historical make-believe in an authentic 1910 Edwardian Schoolhouse at our retro-futuristic community festival, celebrating all things Steampunk with a special, Canadian flare in honour of Canada's 150th! Join us for an exciting day of Steampunk family fun, with entertainment, performers and merchants to delight the senses! Tour through an outdoor arcade of Steampunk vendors and demonstrations, enjoy ongoing performances at Centre Stage, learn about Canadian inventions during the Victorian and Edwardian eras, try out steampunk-themed crafts for all ages, and indulge in our Tastes of Canada snacks. This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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zionschool@toronto.ca
23-Jun-2017 to 23-Jun-2017
4163924467

Music in the Orchard

55 John Street

Bring your blanket or lawn chair to Spadina Museum and enjoy outdoor musical performances on Sundays in June and July. Every performance is planned with a nod to recognizing the Austin Family's importance to the Toronto music scene as well as trumpet the wealth of musical styles that were prevalent during the 1920s.This year in addition to maintaining the links between the family and the era, the programming will also pay tribute to Canada's 150th anniversary by celebrating our nation's musical diversity. This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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spadina@toronto.ca
03-Jun-2017 to 15-Jul-2017
4163924467

Toronto Waterfront Marathon

264 The Esplanade

Flat, fast, and festive! The Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is the Grand Finale and signature event of the Canada Running Series. This race attracts a large field of over 25,000 runners each year as Canada's #1 big-city marathon. In addition to holding a prestigious IAAF Gold Label, it will also serve as host of the 2017 Canadian National Marathon Championships.


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info@canadarunningseries.com
21-Oct-2017 to 21-Oct-2017
4169442765

Captured on Camera / Captured on Canvas

55 John Street

Contemporary photographic interpretations of present day Etobicoke and York respond to early twentieth-century paintings by Clara Harris, highlighting the vast changes to the landscape, from rural to urban. For the Doors Open weekend (May 27 and 28) original paintings by Clara Harris will be displayed in a two site pop-up exhibition at the Inn and Lambton House. These works by a local artist, who exhibited with the Group of Seven, demonstrate the great changes that have taken place in the local landscape, and how the arts have helped to tell the story of Canada's evolution. We encourage people to visit both parts of the exhibition, at the Inn and Lambton House, by using the number 30 bus that travels along Dundas Street West. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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montinn@toronto.ca
30-Apr-2017 to 30-May-2017
4163924467

Barbados on the Water

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

This year, Barbados on the Water celebrates Canada! The largest festival of Barbadian culture in Canada livens up the waterfront with tasty cuisine, music, fashion, literary events and children's activities. Don't miss the return of the Iron Chef competition, as well as rum tasting and plenty of music to dance the night away!


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
25-May-2017 to 27-May-2017
4169734342

The Montrose Trio & Friends

273 Bloor Street West

A Canadian all-star evening of chamber music featuring pianist Jon Kimura Parker, violinist Martin Beaver, and cellist Clive Greensmith. The Washington Post has raved: “absolutely top-notch music-making, as fine as one could ever expect to hear … they are poised to become one of the top piano trios in the world.” The trio will play Brahms’s Piano Trio No. 1 and will be joined by Barry Shiffman, Allyson McHardy, Erika Raum, Desmond Hoebig, Teng Li, and Sharon Wei to perform Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence and Brahms’s Alto Songs. The concert opens with the winners of The Glenn Gould School Chamber Competition.


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27-Apr-2017 to 27-Apr-2017
4164082824

HarbourKIDS: CIRCUS

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

A fun-filled celebration of circus arts for the whole family with acrobats and aerialists, fire artists, stilt walkers, jugglers, rope walkers, and more. HarbourKIDS: Circus will have you gasping in awe, doubling over with laughter, and even joining in.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
19-May-2017 to 21-May-2017
4169734342

New Canadian Global Music Orchestra

273 Bloor Street West

The Royal Conservatory is bringing together professional musicians from all over the world, all of whom now live in the GTA, to create the New Canadian Global Music Orchestra. The ensemble will share each other’s culture and music traditions as they rehearse, compose, give workshops and community concerts throughout spring 2017. The extended residency will allow the ensemble to form a cohesive unit and to create music that is, arguably, only possible in Toronto. All of this culminates with a celebratory concert at Koerner Hall on June 2, 2017. Music connects and communicates in ways that words, politicians, and spiritual leaders cannot. Together, we all find a common language.


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01-Jun-2017 to 01-Jun-2017
4164082824

Movies in St. James Park

258 Adelaide Street East, Suite 403, Toronto M5A 1N1

Now in it's 4th year, Movies in St. James Park continues to show a mix of the most popular and classic films in a beautiful downtown park setting. Held from 9pm to 11pm on the last Thursday of June, July and August in St. James Park, the series includes a Pride affiliate event feature (preceded by a special live performance by drag queens), a new release animated movie and a classic film. Film fans of all ages are invited to bring a blanket or deck chairs and a picnic and settle in for a wonderful night under the stars.


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info@stlawrencemarketbia.ca
28-Jun-2017 to 30-Aug-2017
4168611793

Street Art 2017

55 John Street

History hits the streets for Canada's 150th birthday! From the end of May through to the end of August keep an eye out for the Mackenzie House sidewalk artist. Using only sidewalk chalk, this talented graffiti artist will trace Toronto's history throughout the downtown core. Where will tidbits from Toronto's history turn up next? Keep an eye on the Mackenzie House social media streams to follow the summer long adventure. This program is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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machouse@toronto.ca
22-May-2017 to 31-Aug-2017
4163924467

Colborne Lodge Harvest Festival

55 John Street

A Canada 150 community celebration of the story of High Park - a place that reflects the human and natural history of Toronto and Canada. Colborne Lodge, local artists and members of the community will join together to explore and share the story of High Park and its significance to Canada through onsite arts activation (mural, puppetry, dance, music, theatre, processions) at this year's Harvest Festival. All of your Harvest Festival favourites will still be here as well – artisans, local food, community organizations, museum friends, music, dance, pumpkin carving, apple bobbing, wagon rides – and of course our famous roast potatoes. This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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clodge@toronto.ca
30-Sep-2017 to 30-Sep-2017
4163380045

Toronto Language Tapestry

100 St George Street, Room 4073

This event will feature researchers talking about their work on French, Italian, Polish and Cantonese spoken in Toronto.


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27-Apr-2017 to 27-Apr-2017
4169781766

Tirgan Festival

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

Perhaps the singular characteristic that distinguishes Persians from other ancient cultures at the dawn of civilization is the nomadic nature of a multicultural, pluralist society that culminated in the flatland of Iran. Benevolence, the unifying and principal thesis underlying the ancient cylinder of Cyrus the Great, heralded a major turning point for humanity. The elegant simplicity of Benevolence was the essential currency to help small, nomadic tribes in their struggle for survival. Good thoughts that would lead to good utterances to achieve good deeds. Tirgan celebrates this historical tradition and the richness and diversity of Iranian culture.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
27-Jul-2017 to 29-Jul-2017
4169734342

CBC Music’s Under 30 Live

273 Bloor St W

The RCM collaborates with CBC Music to showcase young Canadian classical music stars from CBC Music’s “30 Under 30” in mini recitals.


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06-May-2017 to 06-May-2017
4164082824

My City My Six

100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

My City My Six (MCM6) is a participatory public art project that revealing Toronto and its residents in celebration of Canada 150, six words at a time. From January through May 2017, the My City My Six project asks Torontonians to share something essential about themselves in six words to culturalhotspot@toronto.ca. This will culminate in a citywide exhibition in the public realm in the fall of 2017.


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01-Jan-2017 to 30-May-2017
4163923378

Canada 150 Fab Forties

55 John Street

Join us for Todmorden Mills' second annual Fab Forties event, enhanced to mark Canada's 150th anniversary. Time-travel to the home front of the 1940s - transformative years for Canada and the world! Come dressed in your best rendition of early 1940s fashion and participate in our juried costume contest. Enjoy live Big Band Swing music or learn how to 'cut a rug' with a wartime dance lesson. Tour our historic 1940s Cottage, sample wartime ration recipes, snap a selfie in front of our 1940s photo billboards, check out our vintage vendors, play some vintage board and outdoor games or pick up a treat from selected food vendors - all in the spirit of the wartime Toronto! This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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todmorden@toronto.ca
17-Jun-2017 to 17-Jun-2017
4163924467

Canada Day

55 John Street

Visit Todmorden Mills at the Canada 150 celebrations at Stan Wadlow Park and discover Todmorden's connections to the history of East York. Learn more about Todmorden's history and snap a selfie against an archival billboard image of Todmorden, while kids can try on replica clothing from the 1890s and make a take-home craft. Browse through the park and enjoy the day's entertainment, food offerings and displays from diverse East York community groups.


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todmorden@toronto.ca
30-Jun-2017 to 30-Jun-2017
4163380045

21C Music Festival

273 Bloor Street West

21st Century Music Festival Today's most innovative musicians bring us fresh new sounds and ideas. 7 Concerts. 5 days. 21+ Premieres. The 21C Music Festival is made possible through the generous support of Michael and Sonja Koerner. Complete 21C Festival details will be announced February 2017! “Gutsy.” - The Globe and Mail “One of the most important annual festivals in the city.” -Musical Toronto “Innovative composers making new works are the stars.” - NOW


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23-May-2017 to 27-May-2017
4164082824

2017 Toronto Mandarin Multiple Sclerosis Walk

500-250 Dundas St. W

Join the largest Mandarin MS Walk in Ontario and be part of over 1,500 participants walking in Toronto to end MS! Enjoy a beautiful spring walk at Downsview Park. Bring your family, friends and co-workers and celebrate your fundraising efforts with food, entertainment and prizes! This is an excellent opportunity to interact with members of the community while supporting a great cause! And if you would like to do more than walk and fundraise, sign up to volunteer! Donations support our friends and family in Toronto living with multiple sclerosis by benefiting the Toronto Chapter and by continuing to support the best MS research in the world taking place right here in Canada!


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namrata.peri@mssociety.ca
06-May-2017 to 06-May-2017
4169226600

The Past is Never Far: Contact Photography Festival

55 John Street

Photographer Summer Leigh presents an exhibition of photos that combine historic images with contemporary and capture the changing streetscapes of urban Toronto. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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machouse@toronto.ca
01-May-2017 to 14-Sep-2017
4163924467

Eaton's Goes to War

55 John Street

The First World War transformed Canada. During that war, 3,327 Eaton's employees enlisted to fight. Each time one of them was shipped overseas, a photo was displayed prominently in the Toronto store just steps from Mackenzie House. 2,000 of these portraits survived and have become part of the T. Eaton Company records at the Archives of Ontario. In commemoration of Canada's 150th birthday, Mackenzie House staff have been actively searching out accounts of the lives of these men and urging the public to come forward to share their stories of the soldiers with us. Who were these men and their families? Come to our exhibit and find out. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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machouse@toronto.ca
20-Sep-2017 to 30-Dec-2017
4163380045

The Balanse Bum Run and Little Bums 1K

1101 - 112 George St. S., Toronto, ON M5A 4P8

A scenic 5K run/walk and a children's 1K fun run that starts and finishes at Queen's Park to promote awareness for colorectal cancer screening and overall fitness as a way to reduce illnesses.


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office@bumrun.com
29-Apr-2017 to 29-Apr-2017
6472981808

ROMKids Junior

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Inspire your toddler's imagination and sense of discovery as you explore the ROM's collection of art, history, and nature through the eyes of a child. Bring your child on an eight-week sensory adventure as you tour galleries with our early learning instructors, and join them in creative play-based activities, and social interaction in a classroom setting. Meet other parents, caregivers, and children and engage your child in interactive learning for life. - For children ages 2 to 4, accompanied by an adult. - Siblings of participants under 2 years old welcome free of charge. - Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available.


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programs@rom.on.ca
04-Apr-2017 to 23-May-2017
4165865797

Mahogany Bridal Affair Wedding Showcase

100 White Oaks Court, Suite 1403, Whitby, ON L1P 1B7

Toronto's Premier Boutique Wedding Show for Brides of Colour. Featuring some of the finest wedding specialists in Ontario. Prizes, Giveaways and much more!


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weddings@mahoganybridalaffair.com
21-Oct-2017 to 21-Oct-2017
4169485723

A New Beginning in Toronto

689 Mt Pleasant Rd, 2nd Floor

Teo Milea invites you to his piano & flute concert "A New Beginning in Toronto", alongside fellow musician Terry Lim. This concert is a journey through complex arrangements and colorful melodies of chic sophistication, which will keep the listener guessing what might happen at every twist and turn throughout its fascinating plot. This concert is part of the spring Canadian concert series. Teo Milea is a Toronto-based classical crossover pianist and composer whose music speaks to his public in a cinematic way. More information about Teo Milea and his upcoming concerts are available on www.teomilea.com.


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contact@teomilea.com
12-May-2017 to 12-May-2017
6478772607

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

39 Manitoba Drive, Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3

The largest agricultural and international equestrian competition in the world has been a tradition in the City of Toronto for over 90 years. It's over 1 million sq. feet filled with hundreds of things to see and do. Love animals? From sheepherding dogs to Olympic Champions, The Royal has +5,000 incredible animals you can connect with. Home to North America's #1 Indoor Horse Show with thrilling events from magnificent hitches to International Show Jumping at the Longines FEI World Cup. Love food? There's award-winning craft beer, cider, wine, honey and cheese. Local and international top chefs compete live and share cooking tips, secrets and samples. Meet the Farmers and discover the fascinating journey food takes from the farm to table.


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info@royalfair.org
02-Nov-2017 to 11-Nov-2017
4162633411

Psychology for Digital Behavior Change - Toronto (2-3 day Workshop)

193 Augusta Avenue

This 2-3 day workshop covers the essentials of using psychology to design human-centered websites, apps, and campaigns that are intuitive, motivating, and engaging. You’ll learn how to recognize and apply over 40 principles of persuasive design psychology, focused on boosting users’ understanding, motivation, trust, decision making, short-term action, and long-term loyalty. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to build better user experiences, that are intuitive and motivating. After completing this workshop, you'll qualify to take a 3rd day workshop, on psychological architectures, the psychological design patterns that drive landing pages, gamification, habit loops, states of change, conversion funnels, and more.


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team@alterspark.com
29-Oct-2017 to 31-Oct-2017
8889772055

Emotion & Motivation for Digital Behavior Change - Toronto (2-day Workshop)

193 Augusta Avenue

This 2-day workshop covers human-centered design strategies based on the psychology and neuroscience of user emotion, cognition, and behavior. Through plain language and practical exercises, participants learn how to shape users’ emotional experiences and online behavior, through interactive design and content strategies, You’ll learn how to apply emotional design strategies to wireframing, digital strategy, creative specs and journey mapping, to increase positive user experiences. The content is science-based, but presented in plain language, with visual examples, and practical exercises. You’ll enjoy group design projects, live polling, UX/design discussions, hands-on exercise, and group creative processes.


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team@alterspark.com
01-Nov-2017 to 02-Nov-2017
8889772055

Canada Day in High Park

55 John Street

Colborne Lodge and the High Park Nature Centre join M.P. Arif Virani on July 1st to celebrate Canada 150 in our community.


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clodge@toronto.ca
30-Jun-2017 to 30-Jun-2017
4163380045

Canada 150 Photobooth at the Gatsby Garden Party

55 John Street

Gatsby's celebrating Canada 150! As part of the 2017 Gatsby Garden Party, have your picture taken in the Canada 150 Photo Booth. Write your answer to a question like What Canada Means to Me or Why I am Glad to be Canadian. Your photo will be edited into one of three 1 minute, 30 second videos to be posted on YouTube on Canada Day. Jay Gatsby would be amused! Inlcuded with admission to the Gatsby Garden Party. This project is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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spadina@toronto.ca
23-Jun-2017 to 24-Jun-2017
4163924467

TAIWANfest

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

What better way to beat the heat than to learn from two of the hottest cultures in Asia? Cool off this August at TAIWANfest's Kanpai, Japan! Food, music, art, games and culture of all sorts from these two island nations join together this summer in a dazzling celebration perfect for the whole family. Whether you toast with tea or soda, champagne or sake, come and show us what you wish for when you Kanpai!


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
24-Aug-2017 to 26-Aug-2017
4169734346

An Evening with Tomson Highway

273 Bloor St West

Cree storyteller, playwright, novelist, pianist, and Order of Canada recipient was named one of the 100 most important people in Canadian history by Macleans. Highway says, “I want to convey that our primary responsibility on planet Earth is to be joyful: to laugh, and to laugh, and to laugh.” The evening features songs from five Tomson works, including The Sage, the Dancer, and the Fool; Rose; The Incredible Adventures of Mary Jane Mosquito; The (Post) Mistress; and his new Songs in the Key of Cree, sung in Cree with English supertitles.


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11-May-2017 to 11-May-2017
4164082824

Veg Food Festival

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

Discover how to choose a healthier, greener, and more compassionate lifestyle through cooking demonstrations, free samples, new products, and lots of delicious food.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
07-Sep-2017 to 09-Sep-2017
4169734342

CAWS 6th Family Conference "Bright Lights Big Dreams"

#62 5300 Sunview Lane Sherwood Park, AB T8H 0S2

Canadian Association for Williams Syndrome - A family conference for individuals and their families and professionals.


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jim.reid@telus.net
02-Aug-2017 to 05-Aug-2017
4036602155

Montgomery's Inn Annual Corn Roast

55 John Street

Montgomery's Inn famous annual corn roast, with corn baked in the Inn's own outdoor bake oven, freshly made pizza and other refreshments for sale. Enjoy children's activities and displays from west-end heritage organizations, with the chance to add your stories of remarkable people, places and events from Toronto’s past to the City's MomenTO timeline. This year's musical performance highlights Canadian musical traditions, with the magical repertoire of Franco-Ontarian sister group Ariko, who will take you on a journey through Canadiana including traditional French-Canadian music and classics from Toronto music legends Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Murray McLauchlan, and Gordon Lightfoot. This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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montinn@toronto.ca
06-Sep-2017 to 06-Sep-2017
4163924467

ROMKids Day Camp

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Looking for something to do with the kids on their school PD Days? Join us at the ROM for a day at camp! Kids have special access to hands-on learning at the Museum. Register your kids ages 5 – 14 for a full day of ROM Camp. This one-day version of our popular Summer Club program provides a full day of supervised educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more!


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info@rom.on.ca
19-Jan-2017 to 08-Jun-2017
4165865797

A Colourful History: Toronto's Historic Sites

55 John Street

Toronto artist and urban geographer Daniel Rotsztain has visited and sketched more than 100 of Toronto's historic sites, capturing their unique architectural features and even some of their quirky and beloved artifacts! These drawings, featured in the colouring book A Colourful History Toronto published by Dundurn Press, offer Papermill Gallery visitors a chance to see the original drawings created by the artist along with his captions and comments. This project is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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todmorden@toronto.ca
03-Oct-2017 to 14-Oct-2017
4163380045

ROMKids Saturday Club

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

One of the city's most creative and diverse day camps for 78 years, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum! This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. Excludes April 15, May 20.


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programs@rom.on.ca
31-Mar-2017 to 02-Jun-2017
4165865797

ROMKids Junior

100 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

Inspire your toddler's imagination and sense of discovery as you explore the ROM's collection of art, history, and nature through the eyes of a child. Bring your child on an eight-week sensory adventure as you tour galleries with our early learning instructors, and join them in creative play-based activities, and social interaction in a classroom setting. Meet other parents, caregivers, and children and engage your child in interactive learning for life. - For children ages 2 to 4, accompanied by an adult. - Siblings of participants under 2 years old welcome free of charge. - Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available. Excludes April 15 and May 20.


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programs@rom.on.ca
31-Mar-2017 to 02-Jun-2017
4165865797

Todmorden Mills Harvest Festival

55 John Street

Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, the harvest season in the valley and Todmorden Mills Heritage Site’s Golden Anniversary! Visit our re-restored historic homes, sample period recipes, tour the Wildflower Preserve, create a fun take-home craft – and meet our special costumed guests from Todmorden's past! Print a souvenir on the Mackenzie House proof press, discover artifacts in a Pop-Up Museum, and more! This event is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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todmorden@toronto.ca
23-Sep-2017 to 23-Sep-2017
4163380045

Reelworld Film Festival

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

Reelworld Film Festival is dedicated to taking audiences on journeys that deeply explore the world’s most pressing social issues. Now in its 17th year, Reelworld harnesses the power of film and storytelling to create more socially engaged citizens by showcasing compelling stories that raise awareness, spark conversation and create greater understanding. Through socially relevant films, VR experiences, gaming and conversation, Reelworld is committed to using storytelling as a tool for social change.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
10-Oct-2017 to 14-Oct-2017
4169734342

Swedish Christmas Fair

235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8

Get into the spirit at this two-day holiday extravaganza! Warm up to the sounds of children singing carols at the Lucia Pageant, take in folk dancing, craft making and more. It's the perfect place to sample delicious Scandinavian food and have a drink of glogg. Check off your gift list with imported handmade crafts, unique Christmas decor, textiles and tasty Swedish delicacies.


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info@harbourfrontcentre.com
24-Nov-2017 to 25-Nov-2017
4169734342

Maple Leaf Forever: Toronto's Take on a National Symbol

100 Queen Street West

This artifact-rich exhibition will explore how Torontonians have helped shape the maple leaf as Canada's leading national symbol over the past 150 years. From the Prince of Wales' visit to Toronto just prior to Confederation to the use of the maple leaf in commercial and industrial branding throughout the 20th century, Torontonians have forged close associations between the maple leaf as an icon and a source of identity. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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marketgallery@toronto.ca
21-Jul-2017 to 17-Nov-2017
4163923378

Doors Open Toronto

100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

The 18th annual Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf offers free and rare access to approximately 150 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across the city. The 2017 event theme is 15 Decades of Canadian Architecture, highlighting each decade since the 1860s. Further details about participating locations will be released closer to the event date.


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26-May-2017 to 27-May-2017
4163923378

Toronto Newcomer Day

100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

A Toronto City Council-directed annual celebration officially welcoming and celebrating newcomers to the city of Toronto. Featuring a "Newcomer Fair" offering settlement services providers through booths and displays and one-on-one interactions, cultural entertainment, and a citizenship ceremony culminating with speeches by all levels of government.


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14-May-2017 to 14-May-2017
4163923378

Taste of Little Italy

622 College Street

College Street festival featuring the tastes, sounds and unique atmosphere of Toronto's original Little Italy. Stretching from Bathurst to Shaw Street, a full 10 blocks of music, food, patio's, artisan crafts, independent retailers, family fun and amusements await the visitor. Returning this year is the CHIN Picnic Stage featuring international artists from Italy, Latin America, Portugal and Brazil.


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15-Jun-2017 to 17-Jun-2017
6472871029

Snap & Share Photo Contest

100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

Toronto's favourite photo contest returns with a special TO Canada with Love category. Send in your best photos from Toronto's parks, natural spaces and recreation centres for a chance to win prizes and have your photos featured in City of Toronto publications. Check the event website closer to the competition start date for more detailed information.


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30-Apr-2017 to 03-Jul-2017
4163923378

Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet: Contemporary Persians

77 Wynford Drive

Cultural rebellion and lyrical reflection come together in this world-premiere exhibition showcasing one of the most important collections of contemporary Iranian art. Encounter the works of 23 artists who have chosen self-expression over silence — men and women separated by generations but united in their desire to explore complex issues against a backdrop of political and social unrest


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info@agakhanmuseum.org
03-Feb-2017 to 03-Jun-2017
4166464677

Todmorden Mills: Then and Now

55 John Street

Todmorden Mills Heritage Site was created for Canada's Centennial in 1967. On the site's 50th anniversary, and the 150th birthday of our country, this archival photography exhibit, complemented by copies of original art works from the City of Toronto collections, explores Todmorden from its beginnings as an industrial community in the late 1790s to its restoration as East York's contribution to Canada's Centennial celebrations. This exhibit is presented as part of TO Canada with Love, the City of Toronto's year-long program of celebrations, commemorations and exhibitions honouring Canada's 150th birthday.


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todmorden@toronto.ca
27-Jun-2017 to 05-Aug-2017
4163924467

Toronto Ribfest 2017 - Centennial Park

4195 Dundas Street West, Suite G10 Etobicoke, ON M8X 1Y4

This is a family oriented event to help the community celebrate Canada Day weekend. We have great food, provide great fun and work to support greater causes. We kick off summer with music, entertainment and special celebrity guests. In the end, we raise funds to help Rotary Etobicoke serve the needs of our community.


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ribfestcoordinator@gmail.com
29-Jun-2017 to 02-Jul-2017
4164360062

STOMP Urban Dance Competition and Showcase, Canada 150 Edition

100 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON

More than 400 young performers compete in the 16th annual STOMP Urban Dance Competition and Showcase, Canada 150 Edition. Teams of talented youth performers (ages 6 to 24) from Parks, Forestry and Recreation dance programs showcase their moves in this exuberant afternoon!


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06-May-2017 to 06-May-2017
4163923378

Oasis ZooRun

264 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON, M5A 4J6

Established in 2003, the Oasis ZooRun offers runners a chance to follow a scenic 5k and 10k loop through the Toronto Zoo grounds. The popular, family-friendly event also offers a Cub Run event and costume contest for the kids. All participants receive beautiful finisher medals, souvenir race shirts, and free entry to the Zoo grounds for the day.


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22-Sep-2017 to 22-Sep-2017
4169442756