Events

Friday, October 20

Amazon Adventure

Amazon Adventure tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates' fascinating 11 year journey through the visually stunning and biodiverse Amazon...

Anishinaabeg: Art & Power

Explore the life, traditions, and sacred stories of the Anishinaabeg as told through their powerful art over the last two centuries. Anishinaabeg: Art &...

Bat Out of Hell The Musical

BAT OUT OF HELL THE MUSICAL, Jim Steinman's epic tale of love, rebellion, and rock `n' roll, is set to explode on stage this October! The streets are heating...

Bello

Imagine a time when there were no phones, no cars and no light bulbs – when the land stretched out like a quilted bed and the sky was like an ocean overhead....

Cask Days Beer Festival

The 13th annual Cask Days Beer Festival returns to Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto, Ontario. The festival will offer 400+ beers and ciders served for 3 days...

Cultural Hotspot

From May through October 2017, the Cultural Hotspot initiative will shine a spotlight on arts, culture and community in East York; inspiring new ideas about...

Detective escape game at the historic George Brown House!

The Secret of Station House No. 4 is a theatrical escape game set inside the historic George Brown House. Detective Murdoch is missing and as Toronto’s...

Diligence and Elegance: The Nature Of Japanese Textiles

Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles presents over 50 textiles and garments from the Textile Museum of Canada’s collection of 19th and...

Every. Now. Then:  Reframing Nationhood

This summer the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) marks Canada’s 150th birthday with an ambitious contemporary exhibition that critically explores three urgent...

Friday Night Live

Summer may be almost over, but the fun is just getting started! Kick off your Friday nights with #FNLROM. Hit the dance floor with top DJs and live indie...

Ghost Walks of Toronto North

Starting in front of Toronto's Legislative Building at Queen's Park Featuring the insane ghosts of Queen's Park, the biscuit King's secret life exposed by a...

Ghosts of the University of Toronto

Is Canada’s largest university also its most haunted? The grand architecture and tree-lined paths of the University of Toronto downtown campus is filled with...

Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters

From the fantastic to the frightful, don’t miss this rare glimpse into the world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and his cabinet of curiosities....

HERE: Locating Contemporary Canadian Artists

In celebration of Canada’s 150 years as a nation, encounter Museum-wide installations of video, textiles, painting and sculpture that convey the diverse...

Halloween Haunt

Canada's Wonderland is transformed for 14 terrifying nights in September & October to Halloween Haunt. This year will be bigger, better, and more terrifying...

Highlights from the Bruschettini Collection

The Bruschettini Foundation is world-renowned for its collection of Islamic and Asian art. This special exhibition will showcase a fascinating selection of...

Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection

From lavish textiles and intricately patterned carpets to colourful paintings, polychrome Iznik wares, and precious inlaid metalwork: the world premiere of...

Huff

After his mother’s death, Wind’s fantastic dream world bleeds into reality when he’s preyed on by the Trickster. With biting humour, and raw imagery,...

Inventorium

Where can you make a circuit, create a critter and spin a giant climbable web? The Ontario Science Centre of course! There are few things more powerful than...

Khachaturian Trio

Critics have praised this Armenian ensemble’s virtuoso performances, subtle sense of style, warm sound, and deep musicality. Named after Armenian composer...

Legends of Horror at Casa Loma

An immersive theatrical interpretation of all of the classic horror figures as we lead our audience through a one hour, 1.75 km self-guided walking tour...

Let It Be: A Celebration of the Music of The Beatles, Part I

Annerin Productions brings you the show that you never got to see The Beatles ever perform. Relive the past from Ed Sullivan to Abbey Road, with favourite...

North By Northwest

Roger O. Thornhill is a suave and successful advertising executive, abducted by thugs who insist he is a man called George Kaplan. There's obviously been a...

Oakville Farmers' Market

"George Street is closed to traffic to provide a true market experience,” says Blyleven. “"The inventory is always changing at the Oakville Farmers’ Market...

Ontario Science Centre presents Canada 150: Discovery Way

Canada 150: Discovery Way, the Ontario Science Centre’s year-long installation about the stories behind transformational Canadian inventions and innovations,...

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

The funniest people in town have created a hilarious new show filled with unforgettably funny characters, killer one liners and incredible improv. The cast...

Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland

Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland pays tribute to two groundbreaking Ontario-born artists. The title of the exhibition is a deliberate...

Salt-Water Moon

The First World War is over and every day, the villages of Newfoundland are abandoned for a new life in the big city. Under the light of the moon, two former...

Sherway Farmers’ Market

“For over 20 years, Etobicoke residents have been coming to the Sherway Farmers’ Market,” adds Blyleven. “We will continue our tradition of providing the...

Snapshots Through Time & Maple Leaf Forever

The Market Gallery in St. Lawrence Market presents Becoming Canadian In Toronto: Snapshots Through Time and Maple Leaf Forever: Toronto’s Take on a National...

Spooky Lagoon

A chilling new attraction is debuting in Toronto this October for all those who get a delicious thrill from murder mysteries and eerie ghost stories. Even...

Starting in front of Toronto's Old City Hall

Starting in front of Toronto's Old City Hall Capturing the city's roots from theatres rivaling Broadway to Toronto's most haunted house Public ghost...

Steven Heinemann: Culture and Nature

For the past thirty-five years, acclaimed Canadian artist Steven Heinemann has transformed the medium of ceramics in Canada. Working in varying scale,...

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre’s Olivier and Tony Award-winning production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME makes its Canadian debut at the...

The Family Camera

The Family Camera invites you to see family photographs differently. Tucked away in a box, framed on the wall, or saved to the cloud, personal photos are all...

The Films of Guillermo del Toro

Celebrating the only Canadian stop of the exhibition Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) presents two late-night film...

The Flying Adventure of the Google-Eyed Mole and Mr. Han River Bird

The Flying Adventure of the Google-Eyed Mole and Mr. Han River Bird is a children's book published in South Korea, 2015. The book was written by Mi Jeong...

The Group of Seven Guitar Project

The Group of Seven Guitar Project will take over the length of one of McMichael’s most honourable spaces. Eight masterwork guitars, commissioned from seven...

The International Festival of Authors (IFOA)

Celebrating its 38th year, the IFOA brings together the world's best writers of contemporary literature for 11 days of readings, interviews, lectures,...

Toronto Guided Nature Walking Tour

Urban hike to the Evergreen Brickworks through wooded trails runs every weekday morning Monday to Friday from Davisville Subway Station at 10am starting...

Toronto Symphony Orchestra - A Tribute to Maureen Forrester

One of the finest voices of her generation, Canadian contralto Maureen Forrester dazzled audiences worldwide. Honouring her memorable life and career, these...

Unapologetic Me:  Sharron's Cabaret for Kids

An hour of pop, rock, funk and story from the charming and effervescent Sharron Matthews! This interactive show seamlessly integrates contemporary songs with...

VOLTA - Cirque du Soleil

VOLTA tells a spellbinding story about the freedom to choose and the thrill of blazing your own trail. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels...

Woodlands Art Show

Toronto, Ontario, October 17th 2017 – Bay of Spirits Gallery is throwing their first art show opening on Thursday October 19th 2017. This show will feature...

imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

Come celebrate their 17th anniversary with the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival. This international festival celebrates the latest works by...

Friday, October 20