Aga Khan Museum

Experience the Splendor of Islamic Art and Culture at the Aga Khan Museum. This architectural and cultural jewel is free to you  once every week!  Events calendar shows what special events and exhibits are on offer every day of the month. Where: 77 Wynford Drive, Toronto. When:  free Wednesday evenings, check hours for other days of the week. Cost: free Wednesday, 4pm to 8pm.  Check ticketing for prices … Continue reading Aga Khan Museum

Festival of Global Jewish Music and Culture

Ashkenaz Festival is on Now! Get your fill of Jewish art, music, film, dance, theater and food. Where: most event at the Harbourfront Centre, check schedule for other venue locations. When:August 30 to September 5.  Check the festival schedule to choose the fun that grabs you. Cost:  most events free, check program for details.   Continue reading Festival of Global Jewish Music and Culture

Eventbrite Toronto

So Much to Enjoy, Learn and Take Part in Events Throughout Toronto Learn about, discuss and network with people interested in business, sports and fitness, health,  family and education, arts, hobbies, science and technology, food and drink, spirituality, travel and outdoors, charity and causes, community, film and media, fashion, holiday, home and lifestyle, government; and auto, boat and air.  Search the listing by event type,category, … Continue reading Eventbrite Toronto

Canadian Guitar Firecracker!

There is some  much incredible music produced by Canadians such as guitarist Jesse Cook. Here are links videos of him in performance at festivals in Canada.  If you can’t get out and see him live, enjoy the streaming experience. Possibly great cure for any blues you may be feeling. Jesse Cook with Special Guest Amanda Martinez at the Luminato Festival in Toronto Jesse Cook Café Mocha, Rumba … Continue reading Canadian Guitar Firecracker!

Arts Events in 33 Parks

Toronto Arts Foundation Stages Free Arts Activities in Parks Throughout the Summer See giant puppets, music, dance, storytelling, carnival, theatre, movies and much more available for the whole family to enjoy. Where: 33 parks in the City of Toronto. Search for event by location. When: Most in June, July, August, with a few in September. Search for event by date. Cost: free, some events ask for … Continue reading Arts Events in 33 Parks

Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Festival

Delightfully Baroque Monday, June 6 at 8pm Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, Jeanne Lamon Hall 427 Bloor Street West, Toronto Directed by Jeanne Lamon and Ivars Taurins. The Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir, with soloist Peter Harvey, baritone. Musical Interlude Saturday, June 11 at 12:30pm Walter Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, 80 Queen’s Park, Toronto A casual noon-hour concert of baroque chamber music by members … Continue reading Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Festival

Arts Guide for Newcomers

Arts Arrive for Everyone Arriving in Toronto Follow Arts Arrive on Facebook to find out about current arts events and activities happening in Toronto. Arts Arrive is a 24 page pdf  guide to more than 80 dance, theatre, visual arts, music, literacy arts and film organization in Toronto produced by an amazing group of Humber College students. It has a brief description of each organization … Continue reading Arts Guide for Newcomers

desiFEST is Here!!!

For music, fashion, food and fun South Asian style for the everyone, come out to the 10th annual desiFEST. Take a peek at what the vibe at desi 2015 was like. Where: Yonge-Dundas Square. When: Ticketed events are on Wednesday the 25th and Friday the 27th. All day Saturday 10am to 10pm . Cost: Wednesday and Friday check events link above for fees. All day Saturday 10am to 10pm … Continue reading desiFEST is Here!!!

100’s of Festivals: So Many Free!

Festivals and Events Ontario Time to dream and plan for music, dance, theatre, food, art, collectibles, architecture, Aboriginal culture, fairs, outdoor activities this summer in Ontario fro people of all ages. Cities and town are bursting with activities for everyone. If you the choices are too much for you, check out the top 100. Where:  Throughout Ontario, check the link to browse by type of event, … Continue reading 100’s of Festivals: So Many Free!