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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Family Fun Fridays Downtown Free

This two hour interactive family program at Ontario's Legislative Building is provided during the summer months It offers families with children aged 6 – 10 the opportunity to: Explore the historic Legislative Building. Play a role in a mock debate; dress-up in traditional robes. Participate in a scavenger hunt. Learn how Parliament works.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 DJ Deep Fried Fridays Downtown Free

DJ Deep Fried Fridays returns for its third year with a new collection of crate diggers and chefs turning up the beats and frying up some eats! Every Friday night this summer, Harbourfront Centre sets the table and lays down the dance floor as both DJ and chef take us on a journey of the senses with a delicious mix of music and food.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Magnetic Beats Downtown Free

Dance to the beat, every week! Magnetic Beats is a social and interactive series combining urban dance and music in one space, every Friday. This series initiates meaningful artist collaboration and social opportunities for emerging Toronto artists and audiences – all on the dance floor!

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Sherway Farmers' Market Southwest Free

Shop local at Sherway Farmers' Market and discover a tradition that has been in operation for over 20 years! Find fresh, seasonal and local produce and locally made food products from the market's vendors at a great price. Featuring Ontario grown fruit and vegetables plus farm-fresh eggs, fresh baked goods, honey, deli meats, lamb, cheese, locally grown mushrooms and much more! Open every Friday, rain or shine, in the far northeast parking lot of Sherway Gardens.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 #destiny by Auerbach Vieira Central West Free

Solo Exhibition of Auerbach Vieira's new series of paintings. Described by North American critics as the new Andy Warhol and by French critics as the Soulages in colours, she dives into a new universe...Graffiti and self portraits. Graffiti is everywhere you go from AGO Basquiat's exhibition to Madonna's new album, passing through São Paulo and New York Streets... Swimming in the same tide, acclaimed artist Auerbach Vieira has been working on her new series called #destiny. Auerbach will also be representing Brazilian Visual Arts during the Cultural Events of the Pan Am Games.

07/10/2015 PrideHouseTO Downtown Free

The PrideHouseTO Initiative is a comprehensive, province-wide engagement and activation strategy for the lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer (LGBTQ) communities in Ontario during and leading up to the TORONTO 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games. The Initiative is a collaboration of organizations representing various industries and builds upon the tradition and success of Pride Houses from Games past. Each weekend during the Games, the Pavilion's Green Space in Barbara Hall Park will offer outdoor licensed Games viewing, parties and live entertainment. In addition, each weekend Church Street will feature and an interactive Sports Zone where you can view and participate in Pan Am Sports, along with Pan Am food and cultural activities.

07/10/2015 Ontario's Celebration Zone Downtown Free

As part of the TORONTO 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games, Ontario's Celebration Zone at Toronto's Harbourfront Centre will showcase 38 days of the Best of Ontario. Lots to do and see for free: • 400 ft. zipline, 40 ft. rock climbing wall, adrenaline jump • 38 nightly concerts - the lineup will showcase Ontario as a global live music destination, featuring both up-and-coming artists, emerging superstars and old favourites. • Live entertainment all day every day, with music, theatre, dance and art • Daily culinary features including celebrity chefs, cook-offs, tasting and pairings • Family fun like gaming tournaments, cool tech and science quests, “try a sport” The Best of Ontario. All in one place. Free entertainment. One EPIC celebration.

07/10/2015 Aboriginal Pavilion - Pan Am Games Central East, Downtown Free

The Aboriginal Pavilion is a 19 day Indigenous arts, culture, and sports festival as part the Toronto 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games. The Pavilion will bring together Indigenous peoples from across the Americas to celebrate, share and learn through our exciting programming. From Main Stage musical performances to dance, theatre, and family programming on our Small Stage; from visual arts and traditional crafts workshops to artist talks, film screenings, a curated exhibition, there will be much to see and much to do! Energetic athletes will animate our Sports Zone, and talented artisans and chefs will offer up handcrafted works and culinary treats for visitors in our Artisan and Food Marketplace. A cultural feast awaits you!

07/10/2015 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous tastings + alcoholic beverage For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

07/10/2015 Animating Historic Spaces by Alias Dance Project Northeast Free

Join Alias Dance Project as they animate the Historic Zion Schoolhouse through contemporary and urban dance. Featuring new creations by celebrated Canadian dance artists and Dora-nominated, Hanna Kiel. Alias brings together dance artists of diverse backgrounds along with visual effects designer Dean Vargas to reimagine this historic backdrop. Powerful and expressive, this promises to be a stimulating performance that is alive and in the moment – a must see! Featured Artists: Marcel ‘Frost' DaCosta of Ground illusionz, Victoria “VicVersa” Mackenzie, Nick Robinson of GWS, Lauren Cook, Francesca Chudnoff, Amanda Davis, Nigel Edwards, and guest choreographer Hanna Kiel featuring dancers Catherine Turcotte and Caitlin Amodeo.

07/10/2015 27th Annual Beaches International Jazz Festival Central East Free

Celebrating its 27th year, the Beaches International Jazz Festival will take place from Friday July 10 – Sunday July 26. In celebration of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, Beaches Jazz will be holding an additional week of performances, making this year's Festival the largest to date. With multiple new stages added to support the dynamic line-up, highly anticipated performances include Bill King's Rhythm Express and Australian big band ska ensemble Melbourne Ska Orchestra. Presently Canada's largest free jazz festival, Beaches Jazz annually attracts tourists from across the globe and has been named one of the top ten jazz festivals in the world by MSN.com. All events are free to the public. For further information, visit our website.

07/10/2015 PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square Downtown Free

Nathan Phillips Square at Toronto City Hall will be the epicenter of music and fun throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. As the landmark free PANAMANIA live site, Nathan Phillips Square will include: - More than 130 different performances from artists - Giant video screens showing live coverage of the Games - Nightly Victory Celebrations, presented by CIBC, honouring medal winners - Nightly celebratory fireworks display. PANAMANIA Live at Nathan Phillips Square is presented in partnership with the City of Toronto.

07/10/2015 PANAMANIA City-wide, Downtown

PANAMANIA presented by CIBC is the 35-day arts & culture festival for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. More than 250 performances and exhibitions, both free and ticketed, across Toronto from July 10-August 15. PANAMANIA will showcase the diverse cultures and artistic excellence of the Americas through music, theatre, dance, visual arts and fashion. PANAMANIA is comprised of four major programs: •PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square (July 11–26 and August 7–12) •CIBC Pan Am Park (July 11–25) •PANAMANIA Live @ The Distillery District (July 11–25) •PANAMANIA Presentations featuring national and international performances and exhibitions, including 28 commissioned world premieres, presented across Toronto (July 10–August 15)

07/10/2015 Party on the Block Downtown Free

Party on the Block is a booming street party where local meets global. It looks to local neighbourhoods around the world, and the parties that occur there. This is where art and social movements inspire one another, led by a new generation eager to blur the boundaries of tradition, genre and forms of expression. These once-local phenomena are now garnering global attention, and we aim to party like they do on blocks around the world.

07/10/2015 Party on the Block Downtown Free

Party on the Block is a booming street party where local meets global. It looks to local neighbourhoods around the world, and the parties that occur there. This is where art and social movements inspire one another, led by a new generation eager to blur the boundaries of tradition, genre and forms of expression. These once-local phenomena are now garnering global attention, and we aim to party like they do on blocks around the world.
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07/10/2015 PANAMANIA City-wide, Downtown

PANAMANIA presented by CIBC is the 35-day arts & culture festival for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. More than 250 performances and exhibitions, both free and ticketed, across Toronto from July 10-August 15. PANAMANIA will showcase the diverse cultures and artistic excellence of the Americas through music, theatre, dance, visual arts and fashion. PANAMANIA is comprised of four major programs: •PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square (July 11–26 and August 7–12) •CIBC Pan Am Park (July 11–25) •PANAMANIA Live @ The Distillery District (July 11–25) •PANAMANIA Presentations featuring national and international performances and exhibitions, including 28 commissioned world premieres, presented across Toronto (July 10–August 15)
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07/10/2015 PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square Downtown Free

Nathan Phillips Square at Toronto City Hall will be the epicenter of music and fun throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. As the landmark free PANAMANIA live site, Nathan Phillips Square will include: - More than 130 different performances from artists - Giant video screens showing live coverage of the Games - Nightly Victory Celebrations, presented by CIBC, honouring medal winners - Nightly celebratory fireworks display. PANAMANIA Live at Nathan Phillips Square is presented in partnership with the City of Toronto.
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07/10/2015 27th Annual Beaches International Jazz Festival Central East Free

Celebrating its 27th year, the Beaches International Jazz Festival will take place from Friday July 10 – Sunday July 26. In celebration of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games, Beaches Jazz will be holding an additional week of performances, making this year's Festival the largest to date. With multiple new stages added to support the dynamic line-up, highly anticipated performances include Bill King's Rhythm Express and Australian big band ska ensemble Melbourne Ska Orchestra. Presently Canada's largest free jazz festival, Beaches Jazz annually attracts tourists from across the globe and has been named one of the top ten jazz festivals in the world by MSN.com. All events are free to the public. For further information, visit our website.
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07/10/2015 Animating Historic Spaces by Alias Dance Project Northeast Free

Join Alias Dance Project as they animate the Historic Zion Schoolhouse through contemporary and urban dance. Featuring new creations by celebrated Canadian dance artists and Dora-nominated, Hanna Kiel. Alias brings together dance artists of diverse backgrounds along with visual effects designer Dean Vargas to reimagine this historic backdrop. Powerful and expressive, this promises to be a stimulating performance that is alive and in the moment – a must see! Featured Artists: Marcel ‘Frost' DaCosta of Ground illusionz, Victoria “VicVersa” Mackenzie, Nick Robinson of GWS, Lauren Cook, Francesca Chudnoff, Amanda Davis, Nigel Edwards, and guest choreographer Hanna Kiel featuring dancers Catherine Turcotte and Caitlin Amodeo.
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07/10/2015 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous tastings + alcoholic beverage For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com
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07/10/2015 Aboriginal Pavilion - Pan Am Games Central East, Downtown Free

The Aboriginal Pavilion is a 19 day Indigenous arts, culture, and sports festival as part the Toronto 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games. The Pavilion will bring together Indigenous peoples from across the Americas to celebrate, share and learn through our exciting programming. From Main Stage musical performances to dance, theatre, and family programming on our Small Stage; from visual arts and traditional crafts workshops to artist talks, film screenings, a curated exhibition, there will be much to see and much to do! Energetic athletes will animate our Sports Zone, and talented artisans and chefs will offer up handcrafted works and culinary treats for visitors in our Artisan and Food Marketplace. A cultural feast awaits you!
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07/10/2015 Ontario's Celebration Zone Downtown Free

As part of the TORONTO 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games, Ontario's Celebration Zone at Toronto's Harbourfront Centre will showcase 38 days of the Best of Ontario. Lots to do and see for free: • 400 ft. zipline, 40 ft. rock climbing wall, adrenaline jump • 38 nightly concerts - the lineup will showcase Ontario as a global live music destination, featuring both up-and-coming artists, emerging superstars and old favourites. • Live entertainment all day every day, with music, theatre, dance and art • Daily culinary features including celebrity chefs, cook-offs, tasting and pairings • Family fun like gaming tournaments, cool tech and science quests, “try a sport” The Best of Ontario. All in one place. Free entertainment. One EPIC celebration.
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07/10/2015 PrideHouseTO Downtown Free

The PrideHouseTO Initiative is a comprehensive, province-wide engagement and activation strategy for the lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer (LGBTQ) communities in Ontario during and leading up to the TORONTO 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games. The Initiative is a collaboration of organizations representing various industries and builds upon the tradition and success of Pride Houses from Games past. Each weekend during the Games, the Pavilion's Green Space in Barbara Hall Park will offer outdoor licensed Games viewing, parties and live entertainment. In addition, each weekend Church Street will feature and an interactive Sports Zone where you can view and participate in Pan Am Sports, along with Pan Am food and cultural activities.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 #destiny by Auerbach Vieira Central West Free

Solo Exhibition of Auerbach Vieira's new series of paintings. Described by North American critics as the new Andy Warhol and by French critics as the Soulages in colours, she dives into a new universe...Graffiti and self portraits. Graffiti is everywhere you go from AGO Basquiat's exhibition to Madonna's new album, passing through São Paulo and New York Streets... Swimming in the same tide, acclaimed artist Auerbach Vieira has been working on her new series called #destiny. Auerbach will also be representing Brazilian Visual Arts during the Cultural Events of the Pan Am Games.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Sherway Farmers' Market Southwest Free

Shop local at Sherway Farmers' Market and discover a tradition that has been in operation for over 20 years! Find fresh, seasonal and local produce and locally made food products from the market's vendors at a great price. Featuring Ontario grown fruit and vegetables plus farm-fresh eggs, fresh baked goods, honey, deli meats, lamb, cheese, locally grown mushrooms and much more! Open every Friday, rain or shine, in the far northeast parking lot of Sherway Gardens.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Magnetic Beats Downtown Free

Dance to the beat, every week! Magnetic Beats is a social and interactive series combining urban dance and music in one space, every Friday. This series initiates meaningful artist collaboration and social opportunities for emerging Toronto artists and audiences – all on the dance floor!
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 DJ Deep Fried Fridays Downtown Free

DJ Deep Fried Fridays returns for its third year with a new collection of crate diggers and chefs turning up the beats and frying up some eats! Every Friday night this summer, Harbourfront Centre sets the table and lays down the dance floor as both DJ and chef take us on a journey of the senses with a delicious mix of music and food.
by

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Family Fun Fridays Downtown Free

This two hour interactive family program at Ontario's Legislative Building is provided during the summer months It offers families with children aged 6 – 10 the opportunity to: Explore the historic Legislative Building. Play a role in a mock debate; dress-up in traditional robes. Participate in a scavenger hunt. Learn how Parliament works.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John Central West

Bring a friend and enjoy all your Elton favourites, performed in the original and dramatic style of the most successful male solo artists of all time! In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world! He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, and seven consecutive No. 1 albums! For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Top 100, and still holds the record for Best-selling Single of All Time. This is a special evening of music that any Elton John fan won't want to miss!
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Boot Camp at Shops at Don Mills Central East Free

Physiomobility Boot Camp is a free low to intense circuit-training format workout involving body weight, plyometrics, and dumbbell exercises to target the whole body and to improve your cardiovascular and muscular health. All healthy adults (17 & older) are welcome to join us on Fridays at 7 pm sharp! If you are interested please sign up or contact Daniel Policicchio at [email protected] Space is limited; reserve your spot in advance.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 No.9 Eco-Art-Fest 2015 Central East, Southeast $1 - $9

Toronto's Historic Sites, in partnership with No. 9: Contemporary Art & the Environment, are pleased to present the return of the outdoor summer-long Eco-Art-Fest. The festival includes public art installations by Canadian artists, art activities for families and all ages, guided art tours, and musical performances in a licensed outdoor space. The goal is to bring awareness to environmental issues and promote a sustainable lifestyle, while re-imagining how one learns about a historical site through contemporary art programming. Visit http://ift.tt/1tjkhhE for details.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical!
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical!
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Friday Night Jazz Downtown

Join Ripley's Aquarium on the second Friday of every month for an unforgettable evening of live jazz music and refreshments paired with an underwater adventure! Don't miss a Jazz Night! Upgrade your one day ticket to an Annual Pass and keep coming back all year long. You may apply the cost of your ticket to an Annual Pass if you upgrade the same day.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.
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07/10/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Friday Night Jazz Downtown

Join Ripley's Aquarium on the second Friday of every month for an unforgettable evening of live jazz music and refreshments paired with an underwater adventure! Don't miss a Jazz Night! Upgrade your one day ticket to an Annual Pass and keep coming back all year long. You may apply the cost of your ticket to an Annual Pass if you upgrade the same day.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical!

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical!

07/10/2015 00:00:00 No.9 Eco-Art-Fest 2015 Central East, Southeast $1 - $9

Toronto's Historic Sites, in partnership with No. 9: Contemporary Art & the Environment, are pleased to present the return of the outdoor summer-long Eco-Art-Fest. The festival includes public art installations by Canadian artists, art activities for families and all ages, guided art tours, and musical performances in a licensed outdoor space. The goal is to bring awareness to environmental issues and promote a sustainable lifestyle, while re-imagining how one learns about a historical site through contemporary art programming. Visit www.no9.ca/ecoartfest for details.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Boot Camp at Shops at Don Mills Central East Free

Physiomobility Boot Camp is a free low to intense circuit-training format workout involving body weight, plyometrics, and dumbbell exercises to target the whole body and to improve your cardiovascular and muscular health. All healthy adults (17 & older) are welcome to join us on Fridays at 7 pm sharp! If you are interested please sign up or contact Daniel Policicchio at [email protected] Space is limited; reserve your spot in advance.

07/10/2015 00:00:00 Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John Central West

Bring a friend and enjoy all your Elton favourites, performed in the original and dramatic style of the most successful male solo artists of all time! In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world! He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, and seven consecutive No. 1 albums! For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Top 100, and still holds the record for Best-selling Single of All Time. This is a special evening of music that any Elton John fan won't want to miss!

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Tours of the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre Downtown $10 - $19

Guided tours of this National Historic Site and the last operating double-decker theatre in the world recount the history and restoration of the complex. Visit the original and new lobbies, the elegant Elgin Theatre, the unique and resplendent Winter Garden Theatre and samples from the world's largest collection of vaudeville scenery. As well, a backstage exhibit housing the Winter Garden's original Simplex Silent Film Projector and a dressing room containing artifacts from the time period are on view.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical!

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical!

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights Southeast, Downtown $70 - $79

The Salsa in Toronto Festival & Mariposa Cruises have teamed up to bring Canada's hottest street festival to Toronto Harbour aboard the northern spirit for Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights on July 2, 8, and 16. Included with your Salsa in Toronto Cruise Night tickets are: - 3.5 hours cruising through the Toronto Harbour with spectacular views of the sunset and iconic Toronto skyline lit up at night - Latino cuisine prepared by our executive chef served up Latin style from our food stations - Salsa dance lessons to teach you the basics or to help you brush up on your moves - A caliente performance by Los Salsomanos

07/09/2015 00:00:00 The Edwards Summer Music Series: Gardens of Song Central East Free

The concerts will take place in the courtyard adjacent to the historic barn in Edwards Gardens. Come early to find a spot on the Garden Cafe patio which also overlooks the concert venue. The Garden Cafe will be serving a farm-fresh supper menu along along with local wine and craft beer. On Thursdays you can also take a free guided tour of the gardens, departing from the main entrance at 6 p.m. or rent a handheld audio tours ($5, available in the Garden Shop) for your own personal tour. Be sure to bring the family for local shopping and dining at the organic farmers' market (2 to 7 p.m.), Garden Cafe and Garden Shop (extended hours on concert evenings).

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Scarborough Summer Fest Southeast Free

The Scarborough Summer Fest is the perfect way to spend your Thursday afternoon! It's a free event for all with vendors selling various items, a fresh onsite BBQ, Kids activities & much more. Stay for a hot burger fresh off the grill, enjoy the music, partake in a game and purchase something from a vendor while you there. The purpose of this event is to address the needs & desires of residents of the city to come together, thrive & strengthen the community they live in.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Play the Parks - Thursdays at Trinity Square Downtown Free

Play the Parks is back for the 3rd season! Enjoy free lunchtime concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer. Join us at Trinity Square every Thursday June 18th through August 27th (excluding July 23rd and August 20th) to soak in the summer sun and hear upcoming Toronto artists play the parks. Play the Parks is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Business Improvement Area. For more information and artist line-ups, visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @DowntownYonge

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John Central West

Bring a friend and enjoy all your Elton favourites, performed in the original and dramatic style of the most successful male solo artists of all time! In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world! He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, and seven consecutive No. 1 albums! For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Top 100, and still holds the record for Best-selling Single of All Time. This is a special evening of music that any Elton John fan won't want to miss!

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Community Quilt Group Get-togethers Northwest Free

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.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Pay-What-You-Wish Thursday Night Socials at Gibson House Northeast, Northwest

Relax in the historic kitchen with a cup of tea and learn about the Gibson family and history of North York. Drop by the community quilt group and see what they are creating – add a stitch or two, if you wish. Children may explore hands-on activities and crafts. Activities will vary each week and we welcome your ideas and suggestions for future Thursdays. All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult).

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Dancing on the Pier Downtown Free

Now heading into its fifth year, Dancing on the Pier is a weekly social dance series on Toronto's favourite open-air dance floor. Learn how to dance salsa, meringue, swing and more! A warm, welcoming environment combining fantastic live bands and dance instructors makes Dancing on the Pier an inspired weekday destination.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 Music in St. James Park Downtown Free

Music in St. James Park returns for the fourth annual summer concerts on Thursday evenings. Join the St. Lawrence Market BIA throughout the months of June, July and August for an eclectic music series including folk, jazz, funk, blues, swing, chamber and more! Free dance classes will be offered before some of the concerts so check the schedule often and come enjoy a picnic, music and dancing with family and friends under the summer evening sky.

07/09/2015 00:00:00 #destiny by Auerbach Vieira Central West Free

Solo Exhibition of Auerbach Vieira's new series of paintings. Described by North American critics as the new Andy Warhol and by French critics as the Soulages in colours, she dives into a new universe...Graffiti and self portraits. Graffiti is everywhere you go from AGO Basquiat's exhibition to Madonna's new album, passing through São Paulo and New York Streets... Swimming in the same tide, acclaimed artist Auerbach Vieira has been working on her new series called #destiny. Auerbach will also be representing Brazilian Visual Arts during the Cultural Events of the Pan Am Games.

07/09/2015 41 Downtown $90 - $99

This unique evening is inspired by the food, culture, sport and spirit of competition of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Executive Chef Steffan Howard has created a tempting menu incorporating some of the flavours of the 41 participating countries at various stations on the deck and in the ballroom. Start with a complimentary cocktail and amuse bouche before enjoying food and beverage stations on the terrace overlooking Lake Ontario. The evening is enhanced by music, decor and drinks complementing the theme. Guests are invited to take part by identifying the food, sport or cultural item on display that represents each of the 41 countries for a chance to win prizes. Visit the website to buy tickets.

07/09/2015 Play the Parks - McGill-Granby Parkette Downtown Free

Play the Parks is back for the 3rd season! Enjoy free evening and weekend concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer. Join us at McGill-Granby Parkette to soak in the summer sun and hear upcoming Toronto artists play the parks. Play the Parks is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Business Improvement Area. For more information and artist line-ups, visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @DowntownYonge

07/09/2015 Play the Parks - McGill-Granby Parkette Downtown Free

Play the Parks is back for the 3rd season! Enjoy free evening and weekend concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer. Join us at McGill-Granby Parkette to soak in the summer sun and hear upcoming Toronto artists play the parks. Play the Parks is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Business Improvement Area. For more information and artist line-ups, visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @DowntownYonge
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07/09/2015 41 Downtown $90 - $99

This unique evening is inspired by the food, culture, sport and spirit of competition of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. Executive Chef Steffan Howard has created a tempting menu incorporating some of the flavours of the 41 participating countries at various stations on the deck and in the ballroom. Start with a complimentary cocktail and amuse bouche before enjoying food and beverage stations on the terrace overlooking Lake Ontario. The evening is enhanced by music, decor and drinks complementing the theme. Guests are invited to take part by identifying the food, sport or cultural item on display that represents each of the 41 countries for a chance to win prizes. Visit the website to buy tickets.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 #destiny by Auerbach Vieira Central West Free

Solo Exhibition of Auerbach Vieira's new series of paintings. Described by North American critics as the new Andy Warhol and by French critics as the Soulages in colours, she dives into a new universe...Graffiti and self portraits. Graffiti is everywhere you go from AGO Basquiat's exhibition to Madonna's new album, passing through São Paulo and New York Streets... Swimming in the same tide, acclaimed artist Auerbach Vieira has been working on her new series called #destiny. Auerbach will also be representing Brazilian Visual Arts during the Cultural Events of the Pan Am Games.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Music in St. James Park Downtown Free

Music in St. James Park returns for the fourth annual summer concerts on Thursday evenings. Join the St. Lawrence Market BIA throughout the months of June, July and August for an eclectic music series including folk, jazz, funk, blues, swing, chamber and more! Free dance classes will be offered before some of the concerts so check the schedule often and come enjoy a picnic, music and dancing with family and friends under the summer evening sky.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Dancing on the Pier Downtown Free

Now heading into its fifth year, Dancing on the Pier is a weekly social dance series on Toronto's favourite open-air dance floor. Learn how to dance salsa, meringue, swing and more! A warm, welcoming environment combining fantastic live bands and dance instructors makes Dancing on the Pier an inspired weekday destination.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Pay-What-You-Wish Thursday Night Socials at Gibson House Northeast, Northwest

Relax in the historic kitchen with a cup of tea and learn about the Gibson family and history of North York. Drop by the community quilt group and see what they are creating – add a stitch or two, if you wish. Children may explore hands-on activities and crafts. Activities will vary each week and we welcome your ideas and suggestions for future Thursdays. All ages welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult).
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Community Quilt Group Get-togethers Northwest Free

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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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Rocket Man: The Music of Elton John Central West

Bring a friend and enjoy all your Elton favourites, performed in the original and dramatic style of the most successful male solo artists of all time! In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world! He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, and seven consecutive No. 1 albums! For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Top 100, and still holds the record for Best-selling Single of All Time. This is a special evening of music that any Elton John fan won't want to miss!
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Play the Parks - Thursdays at Trinity Square Downtown Free

Play the Parks is back for the 3rd season! Enjoy free lunchtime concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer. Join us at Trinity Square every Thursday June 18th through August 27th (excluding July 23rd and August 20th) to soak in the summer sun and hear upcoming Toronto artists play the parks. Play the Parks is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Business Improvement Area. For more information and artist line-ups, visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @DowntownYonge
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Scarborough Summer Fest Southeast Free

The Scarborough Summer Fest is the perfect way to spend your Thursday afternoon! It's a free event for all with vendors selling various items, a fresh onsite BBQ, Kids activities & much more. Stay for a hot burger fresh off the grill, enjoy the music, partake in a game and purchase something from a vendor while you there. The purpose of this event is to address the needs & desires of residents of the city to come together, thrive & strengthen the community they live in.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 The Edwards Summer Music Series: Gardens of Song Central East Free

The concerts will take place in the courtyard adjacent to the historic barn in Edwards Gardens. Come early to find a spot on the Garden Cafe patio which also overlooks the concert venue. The Garden Cafe will be serving a farm-fresh supper menu along along with local wine and craft beer. On Thursdays you can also take a free guided tour of the gardens, departing from the main entrance at 6 p.m. or rent a handheld audio tours ($5, available in the Garden Shop) for your own personal tour. Be sure to bring the family for local shopping and dining at the organic farmers' market (2 to 7 p.m.), Garden Cafe and Garden Shop (extended hours on concert evenings).
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights Southeast, Downtown $70 - $79

The Salsa in Toronto Festival & Mariposa Cruises have teamed up to bring Canada's hottest street festival to Toronto Harbour aboard the northern spirit for Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights on July 2, 8, and 16. Included with your Salsa in Toronto Cruise Night tickets are: - 3.5 hours cruising through the Toronto Harbour with spectacular views of the sunset and iconic Toronto skyline lit up at night - Latino cuisine prepared by our executive chef served up Latin style from our food stations - Salsa dance lessons to teach you the basics or to help you brush up on your moves - A caliente performance by Los Salsomanos
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical!
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Mary Poppins Central West

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical!
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Tours of the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre Downtown $10 - $19

Guided tours of this National Historic Site and the last operating double-decker theatre in the world recount the history and restoration of the complex. Visit the original and new lobbies, the elegant Elgin Theatre, the unique and resplendent Winter Garden Theatre and samples from the world's largest collection of vaudeville scenery. As well, a backstage exhibit housing the Winter Garden's original Simplex Silent Film Projector and a dressing room containing artifacts from the time period are on view.
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07/09/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.
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07/08/2015 Smarter. Faster. Tougher: An Exhibition on Sports, Fashion + Tech Central East

Opening with the Pan Am games, the 2015 Summer/Fall exhibition focuses on sportswear Presented and Commissioned by Panamania, Presented by CIBC and curated by Marie O'Mahony, a professor of Advanced Fashion + Textiles at OCAD University and visiting professor at University of the Arts, London. An exhilarating exhibition that explores the vast evolution of sportswear and the role technology has played in that growth, visitors will see the clothing, equipment, and accessories that enhance performance and were/are worn by world-celebrated athletes. Divided into four sections - ethnographics, nature, fashion and performance - this exhibit examines the nature of sportswear today and its wider cultural, social and aesthetic significance.

07/08/2015 Smarter. Faster. Tougher: An Exhibition on Sports, Fashion + Tech Central East

Opening with the Pan Am games, the 2015 Summer/Fall exhibition focuses on sportswear Presented and Commissioned by Panamania, Presented by CIBC and curated by Marie O'Mahony, a professor of Advanced Fashion + Textiles at OCAD University and visiting professor at University of the Arts, London. An exhilarating exhibition that explores the vast evolution of sportswear and the role technology has played in that growth, visitors will see the clothing, equipment, and accessories that enhance performance and were/are worn by world-celebrated athletes. Divided into four sections - ethnographics, nature, fashion and performance - this exhibit examines the nature of sportswear today and its wider cultural, social and aesthetic significance.
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07/07/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.
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07/07/2015 00:00:00 Under the Big Top Southwest

What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational! Famous People Players' Under the Big Top brings the magic of the circus to life under the black light for a spell bounding extraordinary show at their Dine & Dream Theatre. Everything defies gravity Under the Big Top! Gargantuous props come to life on stage with music from the 1940's and 50's while the Ring Master extraordinaire has Famous PEOPLE Players' most famous characters jumping to the beat of his drum and the sting of his whip. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner while Famous PEOPLE Players' clown around.
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07/05/2015 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous tastings + alcoholic beverage For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

07/05/2015 Kensington Krawl Food Tour Downtown

Taste your way through Toronto's most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As we stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in variety of delicious foods and drinks. What's included? 6 generous tastings + alcoholic beverage For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com
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07/07/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.
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07/07/2015 00:00:00 Elmgreen & Dragset: Drama Queens Central West Free

Elmgreen and Dragset's screenplay features a cast of iconic 20th-century sculptures who find themselves on stage and outside of their usual museum environments. As each piece takes its moment in the spotlight, Drama Queens embarks on a satirical and insightful take on the shifting nature of art and its relationship with institutions, markets and audiences over the past century. Curated by Jonathan Shaughnessy. Organized by MOCCA and the National Gallery of Canada. Gallery is wheelchair accessible.
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07/08/2015 TIFF 40 Launch Party Downtown Free

2015 marks TIFF's fortieth anniversary! The festivities kick off with this summer's edition of TIFF in the Park, so join us in David Pecaut Square on Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30pm before our free screening of Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom for festivities and announcements of more exciting TIFF 40 events to come!

07/08/2015 ROMwalks: Necropolis Central East Free

Toronto's oldest non-denominational cemetery, the Necropolis is the final resting place of rebels and reformers as well as many of Toronto's early residents. The walk is led by several trained and qualified ROMwalks guides who belong to the ROM's Department of Museum volunteers. ROMwalks have been giving guided walking tours of Toronto's historic and architectural neighbourhoods for over 30 years.

07/08/2015 Disney's Newsies Downtown

Look at me! I'm the king of New York! Based on true events, Newsies tells the captivating story of a band of underdogs who become unlikely heroes when they stand up to the most powerful men in New York. It's a rousing tale about fighting for what's right… and staying true to who you are. With a score by Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Jack Feldman (The Lion King II: Simba's Pride), book by Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), choreography by Christopher Gattelli (South Pacific) and direction by Jeff Calhoun (Big River), it's a high-energy explosion of song and dance you just don't want to miss! Winner of the 2012 Tony awards#174; for Best Score and Best Choreography!

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Free Pilates during the summer! Central East Free

Bring your mat and get your body moving optimally in sunshine! All levels welcome. - Improve your core strength and stability. - Learn how to stabilize before you mobilize. - Improve body awareness in your day to day life. - Prevent injury with more functional movements. All healthy adults (17 & older) are welcome to join us on Wednesdays at 7 pm sharp! (Please arrive early to sign consent to participate). Interested? Please contact us! Space is limited; reserve your spot in advance!

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights Southeast, Downtown $70 - $79

The Salsa in Toronto Festival & Mariposa Cruises have teamed up to bring Canada's hottest street festival to Toronto Harbour aboard the northern spirit for Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights on July 2, 8, and 16. Included with your Salsa in Toronto Cruise Night tickets are: - 3.5 hours cruising through the Toronto Harbour with spectacular views of the sunset and iconic Toronto skyline lit up at night - Latino cuisine prepared by our executive chef served up Latin style from our food stations - Salsa dance lessons to teach you the basics or to help you brush up on your moves - A caliente performance by Los Salsomanos

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Terrace Film Festival Downtown Free

Enjoy a cocktail & a film under the stars this summer at MoRoCo Chocolat, Toronto's most flirtatious chocolate lounge & boutique! Every other Wednesday night this summer (weather permitting) beginning on May 27th, join us for some decadent fun as we play some of Hollywood's classics out on our patio. May 27th, 8:30pm: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes June 10th, 8:45pm: Psycho June 24th, 9:00pm: The Breakfast Club July 8th, 9:00pm: Gladiator July 22nd, 9:00pm: Chocolat August 4th, 9:00pm: Moulin Rouge August 19th, 9:00pm: Skyfall September 2nd, 8:45pm: The Grand Budapest Hotel September 16th, 8:45pm: The Great Gatsby This is a 19+ event, space is limited, so please RSVP at [email protected]

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Play the Parks - Wednesdays at College Park Downtown Free

Play the Parks is back for the 3rd season! Enjoy free lunchtime concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer. Join us at College Park every Wednesday June 17th through August 26th (excluding July 1st) to soak in the summer sun and hear upcoming Toronto artists play the parks. Play the Parks is presented by the businesses in the Downtown Yonge Business Improvement Area. For more information and artist line-ups, visit our website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @DowntownYonge

07/08/2015 00:00:00 Free Flicks Downtown Free

Movies by the lake, all summer long! If we're talking about things that endure through the generations, the idea of family is inescapable. Culturally and personally, the values and fascinations we pass forward are rooted in the world and the people that have shaped us: a fondness for sports, a flair for mad science, a little patch of land in Hawaii or even literal baggage. These movies explore that concept from the inside out.

07/08/2015 00:00:00 #destiny by Auerbach Vieira Central West Free

Solo Exhibition of Auerbach Vieira's new series of paintings. Described by North American critics as the new Andy Warhol and by French critics as the Soulages in colours, she dives into a new universe...Graffiti and self portraits. Graffiti is everywhere you go from AGO Basquiat's exhibition to Madonna's new album, passing through São Paulo and New York Streets... Swimming in the same tide, acclaimed artist Auerbach Vieira has been working on her new series called #destiny. Auerbach will also be representing Brazilian Visual Arts during the Cultural Events of the Pan Am Games.