Events

Sunday, September 24

1837: The Farmers’ Revolt - Shaw Festival

A modern Canadian classic about the uprising that paved the way for nationhood.

A Joyous Welcome

Fanfares herald the new season and Tafelmusik’s new Music Director, Elisa Citterio! A late summer breeze blows into this gala opening concert with a...

Androcles and the Lion - Shaw Festival

In ancient Rome, a group of early Christians wait to be thrown to the lions in the Colosseum. Some are more eager to be martyrs than others; the Romans just...

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 &...

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...

DRACULA - Shaw Festival

What if your darkest fear was your deepest desire? Sexy, funny and scary, Bram Stoker’s Gothic classic will leave your senses on fire. Tighten your corsets …

Dali Exhibition

Yorkville Village,, is proud to announce a world-class art and fashion exhibition curated around surrealist master Salvador Dalí’s transcendent influence on...

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...

Feist

Feist concert at Toronto's Massey Hall.

GO GLOBAL EXPO 2017

Are you interested in working, volunteering, studying or living overseas? Check out opportunities in more than 100 countries at the 2017 Go Global Expo!...

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...

Handel Water Music

Last performed as part of Tafelmusik’s debut at Carnegie Hall in 2009, we kick off our season with perennial favourite, Handel’s Water Music. Composed in...

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...

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...

Invictus Games Toronto 2017

In May 2016, Prince Harry announced that Toronto, Ontario, will step up to host the next Invictus Games. The 2017 event will take place from September 23 to...

JFL42 at Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

JFL42, Toronto’s Comedy Festival, features the most hilarious, riveting and relevant comedy acts we could find over a 10-day period in Toronto. Thu Sep 21 –...

Kensington Market Sweet & Savoury Food Tour

Travel the world in one lunch as we chow down a variety of multicultural dishes in the colourful streets of Kensington Market, including a stop in Chinatown....

Lela & Co

Discord and Din Theatre in association with Seventh Stage Productions is producing the Canadian premiere of Cordelia Lynn’s searing feminist play Lela & Co.,...

Me and My Girl - Shaw Festival

Book and Lyrics by L. Arthur Rose and Douglas Furber Book revised by Stephen Fry, with contributions by Mike Ockrent Music by Noel Gay Directed by Ashlie...

Niagara Wine & Mead Experience

Enjoy this twist on our Niagara wine tour. Your sommelier guide will pick you up from downtown and take you to the best and most 'buzzing spots' along...

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...

Oktoberfest at Canada's Wonderland

Back by popular demand for TWO weekends, our 2nd Annual Oktoberfest event at the Park will include authentic German-themed food and beverage specials,...

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,...

Parviz Tanavoli

Experience the work of Parviz Tanavoli, acclaimed Iranian-Canadian artist, at the Aga Khan Museum! Three of Tanavoli’s sculptures — Poet in Love, 2009; Big...

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...

Queen West Art Crawl

A festival of creativity and community taking place in Trinity Bellwoods Park, Queen West Art Crawl celebrates and cultivates the unique character diversity...

Sahtain! Palestinian Brunch

Join TPFF for a very special edition of 'Sahtain! Palestinian Brunch' and enjoy a popular selection of delicious traditional brunch dishes prepared by Isam...

Saint Joan - Shaw Festival

Who was Joan of Arc? The saviour of France … or a deluded country girl? Bernard Shaw’s greatest play about the most remarkable teenage girl in history.

Skate Girls of Kabul at the Aga Khan Park

Exhibited for the first time in North America, this free outdoor photography installation features portraits of the fierce and feisty young girls who are...

Soupalicious

Soupalicious is a soup-tasting and harvest celebration involving local gardeners, farmers, restaurants and chefs, featuring fresh, locally grown produce and...

Spirit of Canada: Art Exhibition

This Artists’ Network acknowledges Canada’s 150th year with members in a soul searching reflection upon the past, present and future of Canada as it heads...

Sunday Train Ride through the Oak Ridges Moraine

Experience nature at its best! Travel over the Oak Ridges Moraine, a unique geological feature, less than one hour from Toronto. Ride in one of our...

The 10th Toronto Palestine Film Festival

Join us for the 10th The Toronto Palestine Film Festival happening Sept 21 -24 2017 at TIFF Bell Lightbox and pre-fest artist talk with world-renowned...

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 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 Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Offers Fun for the  Whole Family on Children’s Day at the J – and it’s FREE!

The Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre invites families to experience Children’s Day at the J on Sunday, September 24, 2017. This fun-filled day will allow...

The Original Haunted Walk of Toronto

Ghosts, graveyards, hangings and haunts. Hear some of the most spine-tingling ghost stories from the earliest days of the city, including haunted theatres,...

The Word On The Street

A book lover's paradise with a marketplace of over 250 book and magazine exhibitors, The Word On The Street features readings by hundreds of Canadian...

Toronto's Just for Laughs Festival

JFL42 features the most hilarious, riveting and cool comedy-related things we could find over a 10-day period in Toronto. Including amazing headliners and...

Toronto’s Mayors: From Muddy York to Megacity

Explore Toronto’s history from its incorporation in 1834 through the eyes of 10 of our chief magistrates, starting with the first, William Lyon Mackenzie,...

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...

Visit Palestine Exhibition

Take an elevator to the 4th floor at TIFF and experience the land and culture of Palestine in 3 interactive sessions: Take a walking tour of Old Jerusalem;...

Wilde Tales - Shaw Festival

Magical. Touching. Wildly imaginative. Four Oscar Wilde tales to delight your inner child.

Sunday, September 24