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August 3, 2013

The Absolutely Positively Completely Made-Up Show!

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.

Made-Up Show at Second City
Date: August 3, 2013

Island Soul

One of our most popular festivals! Island Soul celebrates the rich artistic traditions, emerging art forms, innovative expressions and vibrant lifestyles of the Caribbean.

For more information: www.HarbourfrontCentre.com

Location: Harbourfront Centre

Legend Star Night 2013

A Mega Star dance show with top Actor and Actresses in the Cinema industry from India is coming to Toronto for the first time to participate in this Blast on 3rd August 2013 at AIR CANADA CENTRE, TORONTO, CANADA. This Mega star night is conducted by Multi Culture Chamber of Commerce Inc., Canada (MCCC) along with the leading media partner Dream Webby Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., This show is to raise funds for Scarborough General and Grace Hospital for their Cancer care program.

Mega Stars namely, Suriya is an Indian film actor, producer and television presenter, who is currently working in the Tamil film industry. He has acted in 28 films in various genres as a lead actor till date. After making his debut in the acclaimed production Nerukku Ner (1997), he went on to feature in many successful films, which include Nandha (2001), Pithamagan (2003), Kaakha Kaakha (2003), Perazhagan (2004), Ghajini (2005), Vel (2007), Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), Ayan (2009), Singam (2010), 7aum Arivu (2011) and Maattrraan (2012). The actor also made his debut in Bollywood through Rakta Charitra (2010). As of 2010, he has won three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards and three Filmfare Awards South, establishing himself as one of the leading contemporary actors in Tamil cinema.

Prabu Deva is known as the Michael Jackson of South Indian. He has performed in a wide range of dancing styles, is a two time National Best Choreographer Award winner and is the most appreciated among his contemporaries. After a string of successful attempts in acting in the 1990s and early 2000s such as Kadhalan (1994), Raasaiyya (1995), Minsara Kanavu (1997), Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar (1998), Kaathala Kaathala (1998) and Vanathai Pola (2000). Prabhu Deva has thus established himself as one of the most successful Indian film directors.

For tickets: www.Ticketmaster.ca

Venue: Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street

This Little Piggy

August 3; 6:30 pm Reception; 7 pm Dinner.

As the sun sets over our backyard vineyard, Winery Chef and Gold Medal Plates inner, Frank Dodd, will lead you through progressive 4 course dinner showcasing every part of a pig – nose to tail. Savour Chef Dodd’s award-winning plates as you sip on perfectly paired wines selected by our Winemaker Craig McDonald. Take time with fellow guests at the table to appreciate the sounds and smells of harvest in Wine Country in the most picturesque setting at Trius.

Cost: $99 per person plus taxes 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

Date: August 3, 2013
Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand

Streetcar Food Tour

The 501 Queen Streetcar route is the longest surface route in North America AND one of the longest in the world! This line runs approximately 24.8 kilometres (15.4 miles) traversing Toronto from the east-west. You will go through countless distinct Toronto neighbourhoods and experience the many faces of Toronto. Our tour will visit 6 neighbourhoods & 6 stops! Ding ding….time to hop aboard!

Approximately 4.5 hours in length.

Tickets are $65-76 plus HST and include your guided tour and all tastings.

Tickets: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/category/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto/

Date: August 3, 2013
Location: Foodies on Foot

Grand Parade

The marquee parade is the showcase of the Festival. After months of preparation, masqueraders in colourful and striking costumes and steel pan bands whine their way from Exhibition Place along a 3.5 kilometre stretch on Lakeshore Boulevard. This performance of bejewelled masqueraders continues to draw millions from all over the world to see the live performing street art year after year. With opportunities for VIP seating in designated, controlled areas, which will include upgraded seating, tents, and marketplace.

For more information: www.torontocaribbeancarnival.com

Location: Exhibition Place, Ontario Place & Lakeshore Boulevard

Live Jazz

12 Noon Matinee:
Modern, Original Big Band Jazz.
featuring Morgan Childs-Drums.
9:45pm: KC ROBERTS &
8-Piece Funk, Soul and R&B Revue
led by KC Roberts-Vocals/Guitar.

For more details: www.TheRex.ca

Venue: The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West

Date: August 3, 2013

Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto

July 9 – August 4, 2013. Come take part in North America’s biggest Caribbean-styled Carnival now in its 45th year! See a spectacular parade of more than 20 masquerade bands in the most competitive Carnival competition outside of the Caribbean! The Grand Parade will be August 3rd, 2013.

For more details: www.torontocaribbeancarnival.com

Location: Various Venues

Veld Music Festival

Toronto’s premier electronic music festival, the second annual VELD Music Festival will light up Downsview Park this August 3 and 4 with a star-studded lineup of EDM acts. Spanning across two days and featuring over 30 internationally acclaimed DJs spread across three stages, this year’s festival promises to be an electrifying showcase of some of the most revered names in electronic music, all performing “under the stars.”

WHO: Above & Beyond, Kaskade, Steve Aoki, Laidback Luke, Dirty South, Krewella, Mat Zo, Candyland, Mark Oliver, Deadmau5,
Steve Angello, Dada Life, Madeon, Thomas Gold, Adventure Club, GTA, The Knocks, and Manzone & Strong.

All tickets are two day passes and include entry to both Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4. There will be no one day passes offered for VELD 2013.

Both days 11am to 11pm.

All tickets are two day passes and include entry to both Saturday, August 3 and Sunday, August 4. There will be no one day passes offered for VELD 2013.

Taxes, service charge & venue facility fee are applicable.

For more information and tickets please visit: www.veldmusicfestival.com

Location: Downsview Park — 1-35 Carl Hall Road

Start: August 3, 2013
End: August 4, 2013
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TD – IRIE Music Festival

July 13 – August 5, 2013. The IRIE Music Festival (IRIEFEST) is a multi-day, music and arts festival that will celebrate its 11th anniversary in 2013. IRIEFEST will take place in two of Ontario’s largest cities: Toronto and Mississauga and will present artists in the areas of music, dance, spoken word and visual arts. The festival will also include an awards event, a greening initiative and an historic component. IRIEFEST Toronto will take place Nathan Phillips Square, August 2 to 5. IRIEFEST Mississauga will take place on July 13th and 14th at Mississauga Celebration Square.

For more details: www.iriemusicfestival.com