TACO FEST - Presented by TasteToronto
Jun
16
Jun 18

TACO FEST - Presented by TasteToronto

  • Ontario Place

 An electric atmosphere showcasing Toronto’s best and most celebrated chefs with an authentic Mexican twist.

19+

Friday June 16, 2017: 11AM - 11PM
Saturday June 17, 2017: 11AM - 11PM
Sunday June 18, 2017: 11AM - 9PM

Tickets start at $9.95, get more information here.

Halal Food Festival
Jun
15
Jun 16

Halal Food Festival

  • The International Centre

Celebrate the GTA's diversity with the best halal restaurants, manufacturers, bakeries and specialty stores representing cuisines from around the world.

Field Trip Music & Arts Festival
Jun
3
Jun 4

Field Trip Music & Arts Festival

  • Fort York National Historic Site

Music, but family-friendly programming, comedy and an exploration of Toronto’s culinary scene. Curating a world-class, boutique music event inside the gorgeous and intimate confines of the city's Historic Fort York & Garrison Common.

Find out more here.

Black Owned Pop-Up Market
May
21
2:00 pm14:00

Black Owned Pop-Up Market

  • Daniels Spectrum

Featuring great products and services by black-owned businesses. Come enjoy music, performances and giveaways. There will be great opportunities to network and shop from black businesses!


Free admission for guests. All is welcome.

Queen Screening
Mar
27
4:30 pm16:30

Queen Screening

  • Daniel's Spectrum

On Monday,  the girl whose story inspired Disney's Queen of Katwey, Phiona Mutesi, is going to be at Daniels Spectrum. 

A movie screening and a Q & A take place from 4:30 pm

Free to all youth 

Come through!

Indigenous Youth Residency Opening at the Art Gallery of Ontario
Mar
8
5:30 am05:30

Indigenous Youth Residency Opening at the Art Gallery of Ontario

  • AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario

Celebrate the work of six amazing artists (Deshaun Whyte, Chasity Morrison, Aysia Grosbeck, Mai-Lynn Wong-Pittawanakwat, Christian Scriver and Haley Horton)
showcasing their work from the Indigenous Youth Residency at the Art Gallery of Ontario. 

RSVP through the facebook event or by emailing quill_christie@ago.net so they can plan for food accordingly. The event will be held in the Walker Court of the Art Gallery of Ontario. Free & wheelchair accessible.

TP THE EP: EP RELEASE PARTY
Feb
18
7:00 pm19:00

TP THE EP: EP RELEASE PARTY

GOOD VIBES. GREAT PEOPLE. EVEN BETTER MUSIC.

Bring the squad a support an up and coming artist from the Jane & Finch community.

W/ special guest Kaleo, Kibra T, Dru Bex, Michael Lawamba

Admission: FREE

Time: 7pm - whenever 

When: February, 17th, 2018

Place: 268 August Ave. Toronto, ON @ Supermarket restaurant & bar 

Follow Terence on Instagram @TERENCEPENNY

 

Sun Ra: Space is the Place (1974)
Feb
16
7:00 pm19:00

Sun Ra: Space is the Place (1974)

  • The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery

Afrofuturism, the aesthetic used by Kapwani Kiwanga in her work, critiques the obstacles that people of colour face by retelling and revising stories of science fiction, fantasy and magic realism.

Find out more information about the film here.

Admission is FREE for Members & people under 18, $12 Non-Members.

Toronto Tea Festival
Jan
28
Jan 29

Toronto Tea Festival

  • Toronto Reference Library

Discover the world of tea from the traditional to the trendy. You will be able to sample hundreds of teas and learn from experts in the industry at the complimentary presentations. 

 Shop for all your favourite teas and related products, participate in the silent auction and enter the raffle!

Tickets are $15 for 1 day and $25 for 2. Get them here.

Winter's Interlude 2017
Jan
21
Jan 22

Winter's Interlude 2017

  • Handlebar

A charitable concert hosted by Ryerson University's Social Activism Association. One of the performers includes are very own M.I. Blue.


Proceeds from the show will be used to raise funds in support of Art Starts.

Get your tickets here, $10.

Artlet- Paint, Sketch & Play- The Winter Hues Edition
Jan
21
7:00 pm19:00

Artlet- Paint, Sketch & Play- The Winter Hues Edition

  • Moksha Yoga Pickering

Come experience a creative night out! They've got paint, beats and all the tea to warm up your new year. It's a pop-up art party all about being spontaneous and creating in the moment.

THE EXPERIENCE
YOGA -Start the night with yoga to open the body and mind. 
EAT - Then snack and sip on holistic refreshments and treats
PARTY - End the night off with some art. Paint, sketch and play games!


 

YAS KWEEN-Comedy Show
Jan
5
Jan 6

YAS KWEEN-Comedy Show

  • Bad Dog Theater Company

YAS KWEEN is a monthly night of comedy that creates a space for those who identify as Women of colour. (WOC) to share their voices, develop their craft, and connect with each other. Each month is a different mix of stand-up, sketch, improv, musical, and storytelling performances. 

Jul
23
11:00 am11:00

Rallying Against Violence in Toronto

On Saturday, July 23rd Friends in Toronto is hosting a walkathon, rallying against the increase of violence in Toronto. The walk begins at the Jane and Finch intersection at 11 am and concludes at Downsview Park with a BBQ style celebration, free of charge. Come out with the people of Toronto and support one another. 

More information about Friends In Toronto and the event here.

Jun
21
7:30 pm19:30

Open Mic- Downtown,Toronto

  • Daniels Spectrum

Humming bird is back again with their monthly open mic. Come through and perform or just vibe out with everyone.

For performers, there's an option to be accompanied live by the beautiful band Unbuttoned. 

Find out more about the event here.

Jun
11
Jun 12

Shopping Party!

Misfits 2.0 is hosting a shopping party this June. They'll be selling some of their clothing and accessories (NOTHING OVER $35) along with some other vendors. 

Stop by and check out some local businesses.

Unbound II
Mar
19
7:00 pm19:00

Unbound II

  • Double Double Land

An art & music show for the free spirited w/ Live Canvas and Spray Art

 Starts: 7pm

 Soundtrack: Lank + Happy Boy Tona

 Drinks for sale.