Toronto Events


Friday, May 7

Elias Sime. Tightrope: In Boxes, 2017. Reclaimed electronic components and insulated wire on panel, 64 in. x 11 ft. 10 5/8 in. (162.6 x 362.3 cm). Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. Acquisition made possible by the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust. Photograph by John Bentham.

Contemporary Ethiopian artist Elias Sime presents his intricately woven and densely layered artworks that draw upon their materiality to comment on humanity,...

Hot Docs 2021 Festival

The 2021 Hot Docs Festival will be available for audiences across Canada to stream April 29 to May 9.

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Still - Agnew Clinic, 2020 © Max Dean / courtesy Stephen Bulger Gallery

Exhibition Dates: May 1 – June 26, 2021* * The exhibition will open virtually on May 1st. Once Ontario’s government health guidelines allow us to reopen to...

One Billion Steps Challenge, powered by Cleo

Lace-up and help the Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC) raise funds for life-saving breast cancer research by taking the One Billion Steps Challenge,...

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Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

25th Edition - Toronto 2021 Launching May 1, this year’s Festival extends beyond our customary month-long focus to roll out programming throughout the...

Tom Thomson, Autumn Woods, 1915

EXHIBITION Prior to his tragic death in 1917, Thomson dazzled his fellow artists with the brilliance of his oil sketches—works which would become Canadian...

Franklin Carmichael, October Gold, 1922

EXHIBITION To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Group of Seven’s first exhibition, McMichael Executive Director Ian Dejardin dives deep into the...

Jane's Walk Festival poster for Toronto artist Janie Hao

Jane's Walk returns from May 7 - 9 with virtual citizen-led walks and a variety of exciting online events and activities. The best part? Everything is one...

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Tsimshian, Niska Face Mask, 1850

EXHIBITION Featuring more than 1,500 works ranging from eighteenth-century ceremonial regalia, through to items made for trade with settlers, to works by...

The Bright Spot’s First Year Anniversary

Get a taste of the YMCA of Greater Toronto’s online community, The Bright Spot, with a special one-year anniversary program featuring a drama and tech basics...

Virtual Event
Virtual Speed Dating Toronto Professionals (27-38)

SITC virtual speed dating events allow you to build connections over real-time video chats, so you can get to know people in a fun, organic, unedited...

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Las Cafeteras and Patricia Cano

This concert has been rescheduled to Friday, May 13, 2022 at 8pm. Las Cafeteras is a “uniquely Angeleno mishmash of punk, hip-hop, beat music, cumbia and...

Friday, May 7