Canadian Music Week

  • Dates May 1 – 10, 2015
  • Location Various venues
  • Official site

Featuring Canada’s Biggest New Music Festival

Now in its 32nd year, Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. CMW combines informative, intensive conferences, cutting edge trade exhibition, award shows, film festival and Canada’s biggest New Music Festival. Canadian Music Fest spans 5 nights of performances, with 1,000 showcasing bands at more than 60 live music venues in downtown Toronto.

Canadian Music Fest

Over 1000 artists – 60 venues – 5 nights – one wristband. Check it out and start your planning. Make it a goal to discover 100 great bands you’ve never heard of… and don’t miss out on the ones you love. Buy Your Tickets. Buy Your Wristbands. There’s a little something for everyone.

Canadian Comedy Fest

Six days of the best stand-up sure to make you laugh – and cry. With performances and appearances from some of Canada’s emerging funny men and women and headline talent from comedy hot spots worldwide.

Canadian Music Week Film Fest

An eclectic mix of retro rarities & movie premieres, spotlighting some of the industry’s hottest new directors & composers. Featuring music-oriented films & documentaries plus special appearances & Q&As with some of the films’ stars & directors.

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Video: The Spirit of the Season

The D’Alfonso family – Cal, Julie, and their twins Hannah and Olivia – hadn’t been on a family trip in years before they decided to come to Toronto for the festive season. Between the Cavalcade of Lights, ice skating at Nathan Phillips Square, Ripley’s Aquarium, and the Distillery District Christmas Market, the D’Alfonsos discovered plenty of fun ways to get into the holiday spirit in Toronto.