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10/10/2015 00:00:00 HUFF by Cliff Cardinal Central East $20 - $29

Fresh off the critical success of Stitch, Native Earth kicks off their 33rd season with another daring solo show by award-winning Cree playwright Cliff Cardinal, one of the most exciting new voices in Canadian theatre. Wind's fantastic dream world bleeds into his haunting reality, as he's preyed on by the Trickster through the hallways at school, the abandoned motel he loves more than home, and his own fragile psyche. With his signature biting humour and raw, vivid imagery, Cardinal expertly portrays over a dozen characters in his captivating solo performance. Audience Advisory: Explicit Content. Mature Audiences Only.

10/10/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/10/2015 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.

10/10/2015 00:00:00 Junction Farmers Market Central West Free

The Junction Farmers Market provides local, sustainably produced fresh foods in ways that build community, support local food growers and producers, and promote access to healthy food for all. At the market, there are over 20 full-time and part-time vendors, with space for pop-up vendors to join us on occasion. We have fruits, vegetables, baked goods, sustainable meat, preserves, prepared food, and so much more! The Junction Farmers Market was born out of community desire and effort. We continue to place the Junction community at the centre of all we do. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday mornings in the Junction!

10/10/2015 00:00:00 The Stop's Farmers' Market at Wychwood Barns Central West Free

The Stop's Farmers' Market at Wychwood Barns operates year-round and focuses on local, sustainable, organic, and artisanal products. We encourage our farmers to grow as sustainably as possible, and many of our farms are certified organic. All of our non-farmer vendors shop for their ingredients from the Market. The range of produce available varies from season to season, connecting customers to the natural growing cycle of our region. The market provides fresh, local food to our community while supporting local producers. There's also great music, community information booths, and lots of brilliant chefs making special treats every week, including at The Stop's Market Cafe.

10/10/2015 Mast Mast Kalaiyaan: Sukhwinder Singh and Kanika Kapoor Downtown

Sukhwinder Singh and Kanika Kapoor live in concert at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, accompanied by Bollywood dance performances and a live orchestral band. Sukhwinder Singh's hits include Chaiyya Chaiyya from the film Dil Se..., and Haule Haule from Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. Other hits include Chak De India and Jai Ho, which won the 2009 Academy Award for Best Original Song, and was featured in Slumdog Millionaire. Kanika Kapoor won the 2015 Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer for Baby Doll, which was featured in Ragini MMS 2. Kanika's 2012 hit was Jugni Ji. Her enormously successful tracks include Chittiyan Kalaiyan from the film Roy, Desi Look from the film Ek Paheli Leela, and Lovely from Happy New Year.

10/10/2015 Dundas West and Ossington Food Tour Central West

Explore the very best of Dundas West and Ossington, a burgeoning neighbourhood filled with trendy restaurants, bars, and cafes. For our "Best of the West" food tour, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a diverse range of tastings from some of the best establishments in the neighbourhood that are serving up a range of cuisines. Your guide will take you on a leisurely stroll to explore these culinary highlights from gourmet food shops, bakeries, eateries to sit-down restaurants and more. Along the way, you will hear about the recent changes and learn about the background of this burgeoning area. For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

10/10/2015 00:00:00 Parent and Tot Downtown $100 +

A weekly program for you and your child in a beautiful Waldorf setting. Children are carried by the consistent rhythm of creative play, snack, circle, story time and outdoor play. A joyous and calm, yet very active environment: we grind flour, bake bread, play interactive games, sing, say rhymes and verses, and sometimes enjoy a puppet story. Parents have the opportunity to learn to knit and to work on simple craft projects. Together, we enjoy our delicious organic fresh-baked bread or muffins, tea and fruit. Every class includes a brief discussion on various parenting topics and child development for children aged 18 months to 3 years.

10/10/2015 00:00:00 Teen Photography Classes Downtown $100 +

Teen Camp 1 and intermediate Teen Camp 2 Fall sessions are 10 weeks long and include many outdoor excursions to some of the best Toronto locations. These shooting field trips encourage students to practice what they learn in the classroom including aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Creative photo activities allow teens to have fun expanding their imaginations! DATES: TC 1 Fall Sessions start: Saturday September 26 (10AM - 12:30PM) TC 2 Fall Sessions start: Saturday September 26 (10AM - 12:30PM) Ages: 13 - 17 years old

10/10/2015 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!

10/10/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.

10/10/2015 Dundas West and Ossington Food Tour Central West

Explore the very best of Dundas West and Ossington, a burgeoning neighbourhood filled with trendy restaurants, bars, and cafes. For our "Best of the West" food tour, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a diverse range of tastings from some of the best establishments in the neighbourhood that are serving up a range of cuisines. Your guide will take you on a leisurely stroll to explore these culinary highlights from gourmet food shops, bakeries, eateries to sit-down restaurants and more. Along the way, you will hear about the recent changes and learn about the background of this burgeoning area. For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com
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10/10/2015 Mast Mast Kalaiyaan: Sukhwinder Singh and Kanika Kapoor Downtown

Sukhwinder Singh and Kanika Kapoor live in concert at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, accompanied by Bollywood dance performances and a live orchestral band. Sukhwinder Singh's hits include Chaiyya Chaiyya from the film Dil Se..., and Haule Haule from Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. Other hits include Chak De India and Jai Ho, which won the 2009 Academy Award for Best Original Song, and was featured in Slumdog Millionaire. Kanika Kapoor won the 2015 Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer for Baby Doll, which was featured in Ragini MMS 2. Kanika's 2012 hit was Jugni Ji. Her enormously successful tracks include Chittiyan Kalaiyan from the film Roy, Desi Look from the film Ek Paheli Leela, and Lovely from Happy New Year.
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10/10/2015 00:00:00 The Stop's Farmers' Market at Wychwood Barns Central West Free

The Stop's Farmers' Market at Wychwood Barns operates year-round and focuses on local, sustainable, organic, and artisanal products. We encourage our farmers to grow as sustainably as possible, and many of our farms are certified organic. All of our non-farmer vendors shop for their ingredients from the Market. The range of produce available varies from season to season, connecting customers to the natural growing cycle of our region. The market provides fresh, local food to our community while supporting local producers. There's also great music, community information booths, and lots of brilliant chefs making special treats every week, including at The Stop's Market Cafe.
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10/10/2015 00:00:00 Junction Farmers Market Central West Free

The Junction Farmers Market provides local, sustainably produced fresh foods in ways that build community, support local food growers and producers, and promote access to healthy food for all. At the market, there are over 20 full-time and part-time vendors, with space for pop-up vendors to join us on occasion. We have fruits, vegetables, baked goods, sustainable meat, preserves, prepared food, and so much more! The Junction Farmers Market was born out of community desire and effort. We continue to place the Junction community at the centre of all we do. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday mornings in the Junction!
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10/10/2015 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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10/10/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.
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10/10/2015 00:00:00 HUFF by Cliff Cardinal Central East $20 - $29

Fresh off the critical success of Stitch, Native Earth kicks off their 33rd season with another daring solo show by award-winning Cree playwright Cliff Cardinal, one of the most exciting new voices in Canadian theatre. Wind's fantastic dream world bleeds into his haunting reality, as he's preyed on by the Trickster through the hallways at school, the abandoned motel he loves more than home, and his own fragile psyche. With his signature biting humour and raw, vivid imagery, Cardinal expertly portrays over a dozen characters in his captivating solo performance. Audience Advisory: Explicit Content. Mature Audiences Only.
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10/10/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.
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10/10/2015 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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10/10/2015 00:00:00 Teen Photography Classes Downtown $100 +

Teen Camp 1 and intermediate Teen Camp 2 Fall sessions are 10 weeks long and include many outdoor excursions to some of the best Toronto locations. These shooting field trips encourage students to practice what they learn in the classroom including aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Creative photo activities allow teens to have fun expanding their imaginations! DATES: TC 1 Fall Sessions start: Saturday September 26 (10AM - 12:30PM) TC 2 Fall Sessions start: Saturday September 26 (10AM - 12:30PM) Ages: 13 - 17 years old
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10/10/2015 00:00:00 Parent and Tot Downtown $100 +

A weekly program for you and your child in a beautiful Waldorf setting. Children are carried by the consistent rhythm of creative play, snack, circle, story time and outdoor play. A joyous and calm, yet very active environment: we grind flour, bake bread, play interactive games, sing, say rhymes and verses, and sometimes enjoy a puppet story. Parents have the opportunity to learn to knit and to work on simple craft projects. Together, we enjoy our delicious organic fresh-baked bread or muffins, tea and fruit. Every class includes a brief discussion on various parenting topics and child development for children aged 18 months to 3 years.
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10/09/2015 Autumn Classics Central West $20 - $29

Under the baton of our principal conductor Jean-Michel Malouf and with the contribution of a selected roster of young talented as well as established guest artists, the orchestra will deliver a rich and challenging calendar of events, an affirmation of its maturity and high artistic standard built over the past seven years. The opening concert will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015, 8:00 pm at Calvin Presbyterian Church. The orchestra will perform Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, the best-known piece of the classic repertoire. The program will also feature three young musicians, winners of North York Music Festival 2015 performing as soloists under the direction of maestro David Fallis.
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10/08/2015 'Luminescence' Central East $30 - $39

Luminescence will be a journey of color & music showcasing a range of human emotions, from elated to suffering, celebration to tragedy & back again through the language of movement derived from the culturally rich Middle Eastern dance genre set to both traditional Middle Eastern & modern Western music, in ways that are unique to Dragonfly. Aiming to bring the art of bellydance to audiences in a way that puts forth the vocabulary of bellydance as a movement language, as an art form with many facets, colors & shades, from traditional to the avant-garde; with deep respect for the art form & cultures that saw its birth while at the same time embracing its international resonance, ripples of creativity and experimental richness it has inspired.
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NFB returns to Paris's Gaîté lyrique for the fourth edition of I LOVE TRANSMEDIA

Five National Film Board of Canada (NFB) interactive projects, including two co-productions, will be part of the programming lineup for I LOVE TRANSMEDIA, the digital culture festival that starts tomorrow at the Gaîté lyrique arts centre in Paris. HIGHRISE, Bear 71, A Journal of Insomnia, Interactive Haiku, and Way to Go will be shown in a retrospective exhibition of 12 interactive works entitled 2005‒2015: 10 Years of Web Creation, one of the festival's events. The fourth edition will also include a presentation of student projects and industry panels and conferences. I LOVE TRANSMEDIA runs from October 1–4, 2015.
National Film Board

10/08/2015 'Luminescence' Central East $30 - $39

Luminescence will be a journey of color & music showcasing a range of human emotions, from elated to suffering, celebration to tragedy & back again through the language of movement derived from the culturally rich Middle Eastern dance genre set to both traditional Middle Eastern & modern Western music, in ways that are unique to Dragonfly. Aiming to bring the art of bellydance to audiences in a way that puts forth the vocabulary of bellydance as a movement language, as an art form with many facets, colors & shades, from traditional to the avant-garde; with deep respect for the art form & cultures that saw its birth while at the same time embracing its international resonance, ripples of creativity and experimental richness it has inspired.

10/09/2015 Autumn Classics Central West $20 - $29

Under the baton of our principal conductor Jean-Michel Malouf and with the contribution of a selected roster of young talented as well as established guest artists, the orchestra will deliver a rich and challenging calendar of events, an affirmation of its maturity and high artistic standard built over the past seven years. The opening concert will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015, 8:00 pm at Calvin Presbyterian Church. The orchestra will perform Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, the best-known piece of the classic repertoire. The program will also feature three young musicians, winners of North York Music Festival 2015 performing as soloists under the direction of maestro David Fallis.

The NFB at the 2015 Festival du nouveau cinéma - 11 films and interactive works in the official selection, including 5 in competition

The NFB will make a strong showing at the 44th Festival du nouveau cinéma (FNC), taking place from October 7 to 18, 2015, with 11 films and interactive works in the official selection, including 5 in the running in the three main competition categories: "Focus – Feature Film," "Nouvelles écritures," and "Focus – Short Film." The NFB will also play a major role at FNC Pro (October 13 to 15), with four presentations for industry professionals, and one workshop and two animated shorts in the "P'tits Loups" program.
National Film Board

Launch of Battles 1759–1760 at the Plains of Abraham Museum | Québec's one-of-a-kind projection!

The National Battlefields Commission introduced Battlefields 1759–1760, its new Plains of Abraham Museum permanent exhibition, to local media this morning. Guests were transported back to 1759 for the Siege of Québec and Battle of the Plains of Abraham and to 1760 for the Battle of Sainte-Foy in this original, true-to-life experience that is sure to captivate Museum audiences. The public is now invited to experience Battlefields 1759–1760, with its one-of-a-kind immersive projection bringing together history and high tech in a mind-blowing extravaganza.
National Battlefields Commission

10/09/2015 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.

10/09/2015 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.

10/09/2015 Supernatural Convention Toronto Downtown

Television's hottest show Supernatural celebrates its incredible 10th Anniversary in 2015 and as such we are thrilled to bring the popular Salute to Supernatural Convention to the back to Toronto October 9-11. We will be at the Metro Toronto Convention Center with Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, and more of your favorite stars from the hit show! Don't miss the stars, parties, panels, contests, photograph and autograph opportunities, and more surprises. See the website for up to date info on guests and ticket availability.

10/09/2015 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 For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com

10/09/2015 Haunted Toronto Scavenger Hunt Downtown

Tales of intrigue, betrayal, and revenge abound on this scavenger hunt after dark through Toronto's most haunted places... Bring a flashlight and a steady nerve as you uncover some of prim Toronto's grisly past. On an Urban Capers Scavenger Hunt, you don't collect items, but rather answers to tricky and humourous questions. Teams of two to six compete over the course of two hours. This hunt is designed for adults, but children as young as 10 have participated.

10/09/2015 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!

10/09/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.

10/09/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/09/2015 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.

10/09/2015 Haunted Toronto Scavenger Hunt Downtown

Tales of intrigue, betrayal, and revenge abound on this scavenger hunt after dark through Toronto's most haunted places... Bring a flashlight and a steady nerve as you uncover some of prim Toronto's grisly past. On an Urban Capers Scavenger Hunt, you don't collect items, but rather answers to tricky and humourous questions. Teams of two to six compete over the course of two hours. This hunt is designed for adults, but children as young as 10 have participated.
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10/09/2015 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 For more info and to get tickets, visit savourtoronto.com
by

10/09/2015 Supernatural Convention Toronto Downtown

Television's hottest show Supernatural celebrates its incredible 10th Anniversary in 2015 and as such we are thrilled to bring the popular Salute to Supernatural Convention to the back to Toronto October 9-11. We will be at the Metro Toronto Convention Center with Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, and more of your favorite stars from the hit show! Don't miss the stars, parties, panels, contests, photograph and autograph opportunities, and more surprises. See the website for up to date info on guests and ticket availability.
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10/09/2015 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.
by

10/09/2015 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.
by

10/09/2015 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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10/09/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.
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10/09/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.
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10/09/2015 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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10/08/2015 OktoberFEAST Downtown $40 - $49

Whether you are a seasoned foodie or want to try something new, OktoberFEAST is your destination on October 8th at Berkeley Church for an unforgettable night out! OktoberFEAST is your chance to taste dishes and drinks from some of our city's best chefs and food vendors, all while supporting a great cause. Two in five Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime. Money raised through OktoberFEAST funds Canada's most promising cancer research and vital support services for cancer patients and their families right here in Toronto. Come out for a great time while also supporting a great cause. Visit OktoberFEAST.ca today to purchase your ticket.
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10/08/2015 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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10/08/2015 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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10/08/2015 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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10/08/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.
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10/08/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.
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10/08/2015 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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10/08/2015 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!

10/08/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.

10/08/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/08/2015 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.

10/08/2015 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.

10/08/2015 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).

10/08/2015 OktoberFEAST Downtown $40 - $49

Whether you are a seasoned foodie or want to try something new, OktoberFEAST is your destination on October 8th at Berkeley Church for an unforgettable night out! OktoberFEAST is your chance to taste dishes and drinks from some of our city's best chefs and food vendors, all while supporting a great cause. Two in five Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime. Money raised through OktoberFEAST funds Canada's most promising cancer research and vital support services for cancer patients and their families right here in Toronto. Come out for a great time while also supporting a great cause. Visit OktoberFEAST.ca today to purchase your ticket.

Lockdown and search at Kent Institution

On September 22, 2015 at about 3:00 p.m. a lockdown was put in place at Kent Institution, a maximum security federal institution, to enable staff members to conduct an exceptional search.
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10/07/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/07/2015 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.

10/07/2015 00:00:00 Reveal Me at the Rivoli Downtown

Red Herring presents Toronto's monthly social burlesque show. Supporting and connecting new and veteran performers, happening the first Wednesday of every month at The Rivoli backroom. Come eat, chat with your fellow performers, network with industry and photographers, partake in a tipple of booze, and see who's new and shaking what at Reveal Me! With every act captured on video, delicious snacks, gifts on hand, and drinks at the ready, this is not an event to be missed. Come hang out, get some food in you, and put your showgirl heels up!

10/07/2015 00:00:00 Holodeck Follies - Star Trek-Inspired Comedy Variety Show Central West $1 - $9

On the first Wednesday of each month, The Dandies boldly go where no variety show has gone before: Holodeck Follies – a Star Trek parody for Trekkies and non-Trekkies alike! Holodeck: An entertainment suite where your imagination comes alive Follies: A variety spectacle, or a spectacle of mishaps Former guests include: Wordburglar, Karyn Ellis, Garrett Jamieson, DebsandErrol, Candice Sand, NerdsWithGuitars, Fratwurst, Copy Red Leader, The Weaker Vessels, and Two Weird Ladies.

10/07/2015 The Walrus Talks Transportation Downtown

Eighty minutes of lively, though-provoking ideas about our relationship with transportation and mobility in our cities. Featuring: Stephen Buckley - Transportation Services, City of Toronto Cherise Burda - Pembina Institute David Dodge - Green Energy Futures Jacquelyn Hayward Gulati - Cycling Infrastructure & Programs, City of Toronto John Lorinc - Spacing Evan Fraser - Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security And more! Buy your tickets at www.thewalrus.ca/the-walrus-talks-transportation

10/07/2015 The Walrus Talks Transportation Downtown

Eighty minutes of lively, though-provoking ideas about our relationship with transportation and mobility in our cities. Featuring: Stephen Buckley - Transportation Services, City of Toronto Cherise Burda - Pembina Institute David Dodge - Green Energy Futures Jacquelyn Hayward Gulati - Cycling Infrastructure & Programs, City of Toronto John Lorinc - Spacing Evan Fraser - Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security And more! Buy your tickets at http://ift.tt/1FuFLCS
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10/07/2015 00:00:00 Holodeck Follies - Star Trek-Inspired Comedy Variety Show Central West $1 - $9

On the first Wednesday of each month, The Dandies boldly go where no variety show has gone before: Holodeck Follies – a Star Trek parody for Trekkies and non-Trekkies alike! Holodeck: An entertainment suite where your imagination comes alive Follies: A variety spectacle, or a spectacle of mishaps Former guests include: Wordburglar, Karyn Ellis, Garrett Jamieson, DebsandErrol, Candice Sand, NerdsWithGuitars, Fratwurst, Copy Red Leader, The Weaker Vessels, and Two Weird Ladies.
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10/07/2015 00:00:00 Reveal Me at the Rivoli Downtown

Red Herring presents Toronto's monthly social burlesque show. Supporting and connecting new and veteran performers, happening the first Wednesday of every month at The Rivoli backroom. Come eat, chat with your fellow performers, network with industry and photographers, partake in a tipple of booze, and see who's new and shaking what at Reveal Me! With every act captured on video, delicious snacks, gifts on hand, and drinks at the ready, this is not an event to be missed. Come hang out, get some food in you, and put your showgirl heels up!
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10/07/2015 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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10/07/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.
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10/06/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/06/2015 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.

10/06/2015 00:00:00 Stonegate Farmers' Market Southwest Free

From June until October, join us at the Stonegate Farmers Market! Our market features local produce, meats, cheeses, honey, jams & jellies, sauces, baked goods, breads, and more! As well, there will be local entertainment, special events and children's activities throughout the season. Emphasizing good wholesome food and fun activities, the Market is a labour of love for the community, and a venue where the Stonegate residents an come together and connect.

10/06/2015 00:00:00 Live from the Annex Central West $10 - $19

The public is invited to attend ‘Live from the Annex,' a monthly cabaret broadcast series featuring a variety of Toronto's top entertainers in comedy, music, alternative entertainment and social innovation. For those wanting to watch the show online, the shows are broadcast live on www.Dailymotion.com/YouAndMedia.

10/06/2015 00:00:00 Davisville Village Farmers' Market Central East Free

Come with your family and enjoy the day with Ontario's finest fruits, vegetables, breads, meats, sweets and treats. Come for the splash pad, playground or tennis and stay for the amazing food! Enjoy the sounds of our Emerging Artists and take part in Fitness in the Park straight through until Thanksgiving weekend in October AppleTree Markets Group is a non-profit organization dedicated to building community via local food hubs and events since 2008.

10/06/2015 Toronto Career Fair Downtown Free

Our 2015 Career Fairs are an ideal opportunity for job seekers to network with local employers, access 100's of current job openings and gain valuable career advice from influential people in the Recruitment Industry. Admission to all Events is Free for Job Seekers with Pre-Registration. For more information or to pre-register please visit: www.TorontoJobs.ca/careerfair. We look forward to seeing you there! We will have 30+ Exhibitors Job Fair Admission is free for all job seekers who pre-register. To Pre- Register: events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eb3eljfh86517155&oseq=&c=&ch=

10/06/2015 Toronto Career Fair Downtown Free

Our 2015 Career Fairs are an ideal opportunity for job seekers to network with local employers, access 100's of current job openings and gain valuable career advice from influential people in the Recruitment Industry. Admission to all Events is Free for Job Seekers with Pre-Registration. For more information or to pre-register please visit: http://ift.tt/1hHiRLM. We look forward to seeing you there! We will have 30+ Exhibitors Job Fair Admission is free for all job seekers who pre-register. To Pre- Register: http://ift.tt/1gZ39fI
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10/06/2015 00:00:00 Davisville Village Farmers' Market Central East Free

Come with your family and enjoy the day with Ontario's finest fruits, vegetables, breads, meats, sweets and treats. Come for the splash pad, playground or tennis and stay for the amazing food! Enjoy the sounds of our Emerging Artists and take part in Fitness in the Park straight through until Thanksgiving weekend in October AppleTree Markets Group is a non-profit organization dedicated to building community via local food hubs and events since 2008.
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10/06/2015 00:00:00 Live from the Annex Central West $10 - $19

The public is invited to attend ‘Live from the Annex,' a monthly cabaret broadcast series featuring a variety of Toronto's top entertainers in comedy, music, alternative entertainment and social innovation. For those wanting to watch the show online, the shows are broadcast live on http://ift.tt/1STRI7t.
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10/06/2015 00:00:00 Stonegate Farmers' Market Southwest Free

From June until October, join us at the Stonegate Farmers Market! Our market features local produce, meats, cheeses, honey, jams & jellies, sauces, baked goods, breads, and more! As well, there will be local entertainment, special events and children's activities throughout the season. Emphasizing good wholesome food and fun activities, the Market is a labour of love for the community, and a venue where the Stonegate residents an come together and connect.
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10/06/2015 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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10/06/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.
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10/05/2015 CMAconnections Marketing Conference Downtown $100 +

CMAconnections shares an insightful look at all aspects of interaction between brands and their audience and consumer. For a deeper view of these connections, we will explore trends and patterns in all forms of engagement marketing, including digital, social and direct, loyalty, retail and customer service. We'll bring together facilitators and innovators to start conversations about conversations. We'll help you find new ways to encourage brand ambassadors and evangelists, get your message out to the right people, and innovate and challenge your team to make connections that matter.

10/05/2015 CMAconnections Marketing Conference Downtown $100 +

CMAconnections shares an insightful look at all aspects of interaction between brands and their audience and consumer. For a deeper view of these connections, we will explore trends and patterns in all forms of engagement marketing, including digital, social and direct, loyalty, retail and customer service. We'll bring together facilitators and innovators to start conversations about conversations. We'll help you find new ways to encourage brand ambassadors and evangelists, get your message out to the right people, and innovate and challenge your team to make connections that matter.
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10/03/2015 00:00:00 Blind Date Downtown

Tarragon Theatre launches its 45th anniversary season with the international sensation Blind Date, returning to Toronto after critically acclaimed runs across Canada, London's West End and New York City. This unscripted, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants adventure is one saucy, daring and entertaining evening out. 1 actor. 1 audience member. 1 blind date. Created by and starring Rebecca Northan

10/04/2015 00:00:00 Blind Date Downtown

Tarragon Theatre launches its 45th anniversary season with the international sensation Blind Date, returning to Toronto after critically acclaimed runs across Canada, London's West End and New York City. This unscripted, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants adventure is one saucy, daring and entertaining evening out. 1 actor. 1 audience member. 1 blind date. Created by and starring Rebecca Northan

10/04/2015 00:00:00 Blind Date Downtown

Tarragon Theatre launches its 45th anniversary season with the international sensation Blind Date, returning to Toronto after critically acclaimed runs across Canada, London's West End and New York City. This unscripted, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants adventure is one saucy, daring and entertaining evening out. 1 actor. 1 audience member. 1 blind date. Created by and starring Rebecca Northan
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10/03/2015 00:00:00 Blind Date Downtown

Tarragon Theatre launches its 45th anniversary season with the international sensation Blind Date, returning to Toronto after critically acclaimed runs across Canada, London's West End and New York City. This unscripted, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants adventure is one saucy, daring and entertaining evening out. 1 actor. 1 audience member. 1 blind date. Created by and starring Rebecca Northan
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10/02/2015 Toronto Coin Expo - Canada's Coin & Banknote Show & Auction Downtown $1 - $9

Toronto's Coin & Banknote Show & Auction, One of Canada's largest Coin Shows, and you are sure to find a one-of-a-kind coin or banknote treasures! Featuring 30+ internationally renowned coin and bank note dealers, representing Canada, United States, and the World of collectable currencies. This is the place to buy, sell, appraise your coins, banknote, gold and silver. This is an event you will want to attend!

10/02/2015 Toronto Coin Expo - Canada's Coin & Banknote Show & Auction Downtown $1 - $9

Toronto's Coin & Banknote Show & Auction, One of Canada's largest Coin Shows, and you are sure to find a one-of-a-kind coin or banknote treasures! Featuring 30+ internationally renowned coin and bank note dealers, representing Canada, United States, and the World of collectable currencies. This is the place to buy, sell, appraise your coins, banknote, gold and silver. This is an event you will want to attend!
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10/04/2015 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!

10/04/2015 00:00:00 Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story Central West

The incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock ‘n' roll, continues to live on in Buddy. The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits including “Peggy Sue”, “That'll Be The Day”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Everyday”, “Rave On”, Ritchie Valens' “La Bamba”, and the Big Bopper's “Chantilly Lace”. Over 20 million people have come to see Buddy all across the globe where the magical talents of Charles Hardin ‘Buddy' Holly have been shared live with many more people than the real Buddy Holly ever had the chance to perform to.

10/04/2015 00:00:00 Click, Bait and Switch - Fall 2015 Mainstage Review Downtown

The Second City's Fall 2015 Mainstage Revue. Just when you thought you knew what was coming… Like life itself, The Second City's newest show is full of twists, turns and surprises. Toronto's premier comedy troupe presents a hilarious new batch of satirical sketches, songs, and improvisations.

10/04/2015 Magna Carta: Law, Liberty & Legacy Central West $10 - $19

This year marks the 800th anniversary of King John of England putting his royal seal on the Magna Carta (meaning "The Great Charter") in 1215. As symbols of justice, they act as reminders that those who govern do so only by the consent of the people. The principles of Magna Carta influenced many other significant documents including the British North America Act (1867), the United Nation's Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948), and Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms (1982). See these remarkable historical documents and a fascinating exhibition that explains their history and importance as well as an exhibit highlighting persons and events in Toronto who reflected the ideals of Magna Carta.

10/04/2015 Con Brio Downtown

Esprit's virtuosity shines in Widmann's astonishingly effervescent translation of fast, furious characteristics from Beethoven symphonies into a torrent, at breakneck speed, in his own tonal language. Daniel's thriller, likewise virtuosic, uses ancient Estonian folk idioms and is inspired by the Nordic myth of the husband killer. To keep memories of another generation alive, Di Castri creates sounds of a fictitious culture to re-imagine places and traditions in an ever-evolving narrative. Adès' suite of a witty, high-camp tango, waltz and foxtrot carries listeners into the world of his 1995 chamber opera "Powder Her Face". Full program details available on our website.

10/04/2015 Kensington and Chinatown Caper Scavenger Hunt Downtown

Uncover history, folklore, graffiti and street foods of the world in this scavenger hunt through Toronto's most multicultural corner. Explore early Toronto architecture, haunted locales, teahouses, vintage shops and ethnic markets – all while answering our tricky questions. This is a two-in-one adventure: answer the tricky questions found on other Urban Capers scavenger hunts while noshing on nibbles to score maximum points.