Toronto Events

Canada's Entrepreneurial Community to Connect in Toronto

The ingredients for the next big entrepreneurial success story are in place - now it's time to turn ideas into action. On November 13th and 14th the first ever StartupEmpire conference will bring together the world's best and brightest entrepreneu...

Beating the Streets: Taking in Nuit Blanche

For the third year in a row, Toronto will pull an all-nighter to highlight the best of the city's art culture in its wildly successful Scotiabank Nuit Blanche event.

Skybridge Development Corporation Exhibiting at the Toronto Resource Investment Conference, October 4 & 5, 2008

SKYBRIDGE DEVELOPMENT CORP will be in attendance at the Toronto Resource Investment Conference and invites shareholders and interested investors to join us at Booth #415 on Saturday and Sunday, October 4 & 5, 2008.

Toronto's Nuit Blanche set to light up the night

Downtown Toronto will pull an all-nighter this weekend when artists take over the streets for the second annual Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.

Toronto's Most Colourful and Entertaining Walk Celebrates Its 20th Year

Kyle Guttormson AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) 09/11/2008
Toronto's Most Colourful and Entertaining Walk Celebrates Its 20th Year

September 14, 2008 - Toronto is once again taking the fight against HIV/AIDS to the streets and this year is celebrating its 20th anniversary of the Scotiabank AIDS Walk for Life Toronto - a charity walk and street party featuring a host of politi...

Toronto After Dark Announces The Usual, Unusual Fare For 2008

The Toronto After Dark Film Festival (TAD) could be considered to be the anti-TIFF festival thanks to its share of non-mainstream horror/sci-fi/offbeat cult films, but it's also one of the coolest festivals this city has to offer (outside of TIFF ...

Toronto Community Housing, tenants work together to reclaim outdoor space in Flemingdon Park, across city

Want to know how tenants and social housing providers are working together to build safe and healthy communities? Find out how by attending the Neighbours Night Out in Flemingdon Park Community BBQ. The event, a tenant-led community celebration fe...

Toronto's Chinese Lantern Festival offers glimpse of Olympic pageantry a bit closer to home

Walking into Toronto's Chinese Lantern Festival is part like visiting Epcot, part like a leap back into ancient China. And it's like nothing you can experience outside of China, this sight of 32 towering and glowing sculptures, some made of silk, ...

'Jersey Boys' Announces Toronto Casting

Casting has been announced for the Toronto engagement of Jersey Boys, playing the Toronto Centre for the Arts (5040 Yonge Street north of Sheppard Avenue) beginning August 21, 2008. The cast of Jersey Boys will be lead by Joseph Leo Bwarie (Franki...

Toronto's Filipino fest takes off Aug. 15

JOJO TADURAN ABS CBN News 07/18/2008
Toronto's Filipino fest takes off Aug. 15

A festival featuring Philippine culture, products and talents has been set from August 15 to 17, 2008 in Ontario, Canada. Dubbed “Filipino Making Waves Festival II,” the event is going to be held at the Ontario Place at 955 Lakeshore Boulevard West.

Expect Beer, DJs And Some Dirty Words At Toronto's First Adult Spelling Bee

Youngsters usually wow crowds with their ability to spell difficult words but next week you'll get the chance to find out how adults fare in the child-dominated world of the spelling bee. Josh Goodbaum and his partner Jenna MacKay organized Spell ...

Biggest Bengali show in Toronto from Friday

The 28th annual North American Bengali Conference (NABC) begins here today. Over 6,000 people from North America, India, Europe and the Gulf will attend the three-day conference billed as the biggest Bengali cultural show outside of West Bengal.

Toronto plans some family fun on Canada Day

Toronto is gearing up for the Canada Day holiday with a number of celebrations and fireworks displays on Tuesday. It's family day at Downsview Park where organizers spent much of the weekend preparing for a big party complete with midway rides, fo...

Canadian military personnel march in the Gay Pride parade for the fist time

TORONTO — Hundreds of revellers danced, shimmied, and strutted their way through downtown Toronto Sunday in the Gay Pride parade - and for the first time, members of the Canadian Armed Forces were among them.

Cannes winners to screen at TIFF

Linda Barnard theStar 06/27/2008
Cannes winners to screen at TIFF

The best of the fests are coming to town.

Fugitive accountant returns from Africa to face theft charges

PETER CHENEY The Globe and Mail 06/27/2008
Fugitive accountant returns from Africa to face theft charges

Accountant David Reiner left Canada nearly two years ago to become a fugitive in an African beach paradise, his lifestyle allegedly funded with more than $800,000 he stole from 21 Toronto child-care centres.

Bloorcourt and Bloordale Village Get a Festival of Their Own

In a sign that the stretch on Bloor between Christie and Lansdowne just might be Toronto's most recent revitalized neighbourhood, this weekend welcomes to the area the inaugural The BIG Festival.

Metro Toronto Convention Centre to host more than 7,300 of world's top financial services professionals June 22-26, 2008

TORONTO, June 18 /CNW/ - The Metro Toronto Convention Centre will welcome more than 7,300 of the world's leading life insurance and financial services professionals when it hosts the Million Dollar Round Table's (MDRT) Annual Meeting, June 22-26, ...

Toronto's BuskerFest will feature more than 40 performers this August

TORONTO — Buskers from around the world will descend on Toronto this August to provide what's being billed as "an awesome spectacle of jaw-dropping sight, sound and up close and personal entertainment."

So You Think You Can Dance Canada - Toronto Auditions

Will Canada’s favourite dancer be discovered in Ontario? Auditions for So You Think You Can Dance Canada will be held at Toronto’s Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Sunday, June 8 at 9 a.m.