July 13, 2013
Comedy for Kids!
It’s playtime! The Second City’s performers lace up their sneakers and reach deep into their imaginations to present The Absolutely Positively Completely Made-Up Show! It’s an hour of interactive, family-friendly games and laughs. Young audience members are encouraged to shout out ideas and even join the fun on stage!
Perfect for ages 13 and under. Snacks and beverages available within our comfortable theatre.
Approx running time: 60 minutes
The Second City — 51 Mercer St., Toronto (2 blocks north of the CN Tower)
Saturdays at 1:00pm
Until November 12.
Individual Tickets: $12 plus tax
Family 4-Packs: $40 plus tax (available at box office or by phone 416-343-0011 or 1-800-263-4485)
Visit The Second City website for more information.
In support of their greatest hits and box set, XX, and in celebration of their 20th Anniversary, Great Big Sea, with very special guests The Waterboys, have announced that they will perform at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre this July.
20 years is a long time in anyone’s life.
Few bands last more than an album or two — a few tours, a song played on the radio, and then they are quickly forgotten. Alan Doyle, Sean McCann and Bob Hallett have somehow managed to keep the dysfunctional-family-bar-room-brawl-student-art-project-musical-pirate-crew known as Great Big Sea going for two decades. And more often than not, they have done it with more than a bit of flair.
For the hundreds of thousands of fans who sang, danced and celebrated with the band, Great Big Sea has been a constant factor in their own lives. While musical fashions have come and gone, Great Big Sea has maintained an unswerving commitment to their original ideals — a belief that a marriage of their own creativity and the joyous folk music of their home in Newfoundland would be an unbeatable combination.
For packages: www.reservations.seetorontonow.com/LN.asp?
Venue: Molson Canadian Amphitheatre — 909 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Edgefest is always a rockin’ good time with some of today’s best and up and coming bands. This year’s edition will feature Mainstage headliners: The Lumineers, Band of Horses, Monster Truck, Mother Mother, The Neighbourhood, Dinosaur Bones, Wake Owl and July Talk.
For tickets or more information please visit: www.edge.ca/edgefest
Location: Downsview Park — 1-35 Carl Hall Road
July 13: 6:30 pm. Reception; 7 pm Dinner.
‘Dining in the barrel cellar under candlelight is a unique dining experience.’ – Chowhound. Our signature dining experience is more lively and interactive than ever. Beginning with a sparkling wine reception, the dinner leads into a 5-course tasting menu set in our exquisite candlelit barrel cellar and is hosted by a member of Chef Jason Parsons’ culinary team. The experience ends with a dessert after-party where you can mingle with your fellow guests over Icewine, sweet treats and good conversation.
Cost: $140 per person, exclusive of taxes and gratuities. $125 per person, exclusive of taxes and gratuities for Wine Club Members.
Book by calling 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com
Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Jazz- Saturday July 13, Blues- Saturday August 10 at 4:00 PM.
Trius Jazz and Blues at the Winery has been bringing premier Canadian talent to Niagara Wine Country for 24 years. Celebrate Jazz and Blues at the Winery with fine wines, great local cuisine and spectacular music. Join us on Saturday, July 13, 2013 for the Jazz Festival and Saturday, August, 10, 2013 for the Blues Festival. There isn’t a better place to spend your day than at the Winery.
Special Details: Gates open at 2 pm, with artists performing from 4 pm to 8 pm. Wine Club Members can be admitted at 1:30 pm. Concert will proceed rain or shine and tickets are non-refundable. In consideration of all guests, we kindly ask that all umbrellas be lowered during the musical performances. Tents are not permitted at the event, and we do not allow you to bring alcohol or pets.
• Vineyard Lawn Seating Tickets are $40 per person
• Trius Red Lounge Tickets are $75 per person
• Trius Red Barrel Lunch and Lounge Seating – Exclusively For Wine Club Members Tickets are $155 per person
• Trius Winery Restaurant Patio Seating Tickets are $160 per person
• Backstage Pass Tickets are $170 per person
*Plus tax and gratuities.
Call 1-800-582-8412 ext. 2 or visit www.triuswines.com
Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand — 1249 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
12 Noon Matinee: DANNY MARKS & FRIENDS. 3:30pm: SOCIAL NIGHT SCHOOL: Big Band
led by Chelsea McBride. 7:00pm: JUSTIN BACCHUS: Funk, Soul and R&B Classics.
9:45pm: Montreal’s JOHN RONEY TRIO featuring DAMIEN SCHMITT: John Roney- Piano,
Remi Jean LeBlanc-Bass, & France’s Damien Schmitt-Drums.
For more details: www.TheRex.ca
Venue: The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West
July 13-14, 2013. Festival of India is an annual South-Asian spiritual festival, that kicks off with an upbeat and colourful parade down Yonge Street, in the heart of downtown Toronto, and continues with two days of celebration at Centre Island. Expected to draw close to 40,000 people!
For more details: www.festivalofindia.ca
Locations: Yonge Street and Centre Island
July 3 – July 14, 2013. Summer: Toronto’s largest theatre festival celebrates its 25th Anniversary. Unjuried. Unexpected. Unforgettable. Over 155 stage productions from Canada and around the world in downtown Toronto. Dramas, musicals, comedy, improv and more, plus special programming for families at FringeKids! During the festival, patrons enjoy free entertainment, talks and prizes at the centrally located Fringe Club. Sign-up for their newsletter to receive all Fringe news & updates. A Toronto event that’s not to be missed.
For more details: www.fringetoronto.com
Location: Various Venues