Presented by: The Dandies
Starts: November 1, 2014
Ends: November 2, 2014
7:00 PM to 2:00 AM
One night event with three shows.
Costs: $10 - $19
Cost Information: Price listed is the advance ticket price per act. Advance all-night tickets may still be available. $20/Act at the door.
“Close Shave3” is The Dandies' third fundraiser for Movember Canada, the organization that seeks to change the face of men’s health. Building on their past success, The Dandies have set their Movember 2014 fundraising goal to $1,500, and with your help, they will do it in just one night! As has been our tradition, we will perform our Holodeck Follies segment, improvising new Star Trek inspired episodes. And, in keeping with the finest Star Trek tradition, we proudly support and promote performers from diverse communities, even those who aren’t Trekkies! We know you will enjoy them as much as we do. Check our site for more information. Advance tickets: $15/Act, $40 for the night
Location: Imperial Pub
54 Dundas Street E
Yonge Street and Dundas St. E.
Public Transit:Exit the Dundas subway station. Walk east to Victoria St. on the north side.
Presented by: Mooredale Concerts
Dates: November 2, 2014
1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Phone: 416-922-3714 ext. 103
Costs: $10 - $19
Cost Information: All Tickets: $13
The New Orford String Quartet delights young people five and up, and their families, in a one-hour, interactive concert featuring music by Mozart, Ravel and Tim Brady. The Toronto Symphony Orchestra’s vibrant principal viola, Teng Li, joins her Quartet friends in a beautiful string quintet by Mozart. To top off the hour of great music, everyone gets a chocolate truffle at the end!
Location: Walter Hall
80 Queens Park Crescent
Bloor Street West and Avenue Road
Public Transit:Nearest TTC Staion: Museum Station
Sponsored by: Bloom Lanys
Dates: November 2, 2014
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Costs: $80 - $89
Cost Information: $80 single ticket, $600 for a table of 8
On November 2nd, 2014, Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada will be hosting the first annual “Tea & Tiaras” presented by Bloom Lanys and hosted by BT Toronto’s Jennifer Valentyne at the Royal York Hotel (100 Front St. West). Proceeds from this High Tea meets High Fashion event will raise funds for Starlight Children’s Foundation™ Canada to benefit seriously ill Canadian children and their families. Highlights of the day’s activities include afternoon tea service, a fashion show by RW&Co, a silent auction, gourmet treats from Chef Collin Thornton and much more. So gather your favorite ladies, dress to impress and join us for this exciting event all while making a positive effect on the lives of Starlight Families.
Location: The Royal York Hotel 'Ballroom', Toronto
100 Front Street W
Public Transit:Union Subway Station
Dates: November 1, 2014
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Costs: $1 - $9
Cost Information: $2 entry fee for adults
Our Toronto Mom-to-Mom Sale is a community event where you can buy gently use baby and kids' items directly from other Moms and Dads. Get great deals on second hand baby clothing, kids' clothing, toys, games, furniture and gear. For people looking to sell it gives them a chance to clean out closets, garage and/or attic full of boxes of out grown clothes and toys no longer played with. It's a great place to shop if you are expecting a baby, have a baby, toddler or young child. Baby and kids stuff is so expensive not to mention how fast they grow out of clothes and toys; this gives people a chance to be able to afford a little more.
Location: West Scarborough Neighborhood Community Centre
313 Pharmacy Avenue
Public Transit:Nearest TTC station: Victoria Park Station
Presented by: Archipelago Entertainment
Dates: October 31, 2014
9:00 PM to 11:30 PM
Doors open at 8pm.
Cost Information: Advance Tickets:$25 , At the Door:$35
Kaiso Royale is an evening of raw Kaiso; a meeting of the monarchs, featuring six-time Canadian Calypso Monarch Macomere Fifi-Tara Woods, and two-time Trinidad and Tobago Calypso Monarch Singing Sandra (Sandra Des Vignes). Special Guest is Mandy Woods, Canadian Reggae Music Award winner (Best Female Vocalist and New Artist of the year- 2011). Naomi Abiola hosts, with Musical Direction by Ernie Trelfall. Stay for the after-concert soca parang lime.
Location: United Steelworkers Union Hall
25 Cecil Street NW
College Street and Spadina Avenue
Public Transit:Nearest TTC Station: Queen's Park Station. Cecil Street is south-east of Spadina and College.
A WORLD OF CIRCUS
Reminder online contest upload: until November 4 @ 11:59 p.m. EDT
Discover a new series in circus creative events A World of Circus is presented by The North American Circus Competition. Featuring live music of Mineta with performing & visual arts exhibitions in photography, cosmetic and illustration.
LOCATION: Revival Bar, 783 College St
WHEN: Sunday, November 23, 2014.
TIME: 5 p.m.-2 a.m.
TICKETS: $10 Advance, $15 Door
With over $45,000 in mix cash and prizes, celebrity judges will aid in critiquing each category. A selection of printed photographs from the first round of winners will be on display.
Upload: until Nov. 4. @ 11:59 p.m. EDT
To enter, upload original work to "A World of Circus" at www.circuscompetition.com/contests/
Advance tickets are on sale now at eventbrite.com. Closing out the night is Mineta, visit www.minetamusic.com.
Attendees must be 19 years of age or older and valid ID is required.
FEELING LOST AND DISORIENTED AFTER LOSING HIS WIFE, George Boivin, 77, decides to retrace the steps of his first love. A woman he hasn’t seen in fifty years. With three of his best friends, George leaves for Vancouver where he hopes to find his estranged flame, and catch a breath of fresh air.
STARRING THE LEGENDARY PIERRE COLLIN.
Tickets: Adults from $44 to $48 | Seniors (65 and over): $37 to $41| Artsworkers and Under 30: $30
Special discounts available on Wednesday nights with PWYC and on Saturday nights with $20 Rush Tickets (in both cases: purchase at the door, 1 hour prior to performance, cash only)
Presented by: The Village Dog Pack
Dates: October 31, 2014
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Village Dog Pack presents the 2nd annual Spooktacular Dog Walk! Come join the pack for a fun filled walk around Liberty Village. This is a dress-up event - now's your chance to get your doggie in the Halloween spirit. Costumes are not required but are highly suggested - wouldn't want to be the "odd dog out"! The Brown Hound Pet Treat Company will be providing treats for all of our trick or treaters as well as a special prize for the doggie with the best costume! In need of a costume? Global Pet Foods Liberty Village has them! Mention you will be taking part in the Spooktacular Dog walk and get 10% off! Bring all your furry and non-furry friends - let's make this the best Spooktacular Dog Walk yet!
Location: Liberty Village Park
70 East Liberty Street
King Street West and Strachan Avenue
Public Transit:The 63 Ossington bus route will take you right to Liberty Village Park stopping at Pirandello Street. Alternatively, take the 504 King streetcar to Strachan Avenue, then walk south to East Liberty Street and continue west until you reach the park.
Presented by: Sustainability Network
Dates: October 30, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Costs: $100 +
Cost Information: Registration required, To register:http://sustainabilitynetwork.ca/the-legal-toolkit/
Join us at the Sustainability Network offices in Toronto for this one-day training session. The workshop will help you to understand what laws and policies exist to protect the environment and how to use them effectively as well as the opportunities provided by law to participate in government decision-making. It will also help you to understand where the legal framework for environmental protection is absent, incomplete or otherwise inadequate so that you can work to obtain stronger laws and policies.
Location: Sustainability Network
215 Spadina Avenue
Spadina Avenue and Queen Street West