November 10, 2013
November 1 – November 10, 2013. A unique Toronto tradition with signature classics like the Royal Agriculture and Royal Horse Shows. One million square feet of vibrant marketplaces with 300-plus vendors, restaurants like the Vintner’s Terrace and much more. Group and corporate programs available.
For more details: www.royalfair.org
Location: Exhibition Place
November 10, 11:00 AM, Secret Menu & Side Streets Food Tour.
First, we took you for a day in the life of a Toronto foodie on our Foodies on Foot Favourites Food Tour, then, we took you across one of the most entertaining routes in the city on our 501 Streetcar Food Tour, and, now, we are making you a true foodie insider, by exposing the secret menus at some of our favourite locations throughout the city, and, bringing out some of the hidden gems that are off the beaten path. Join us for our secret menus & side streets food tour. We will visit 5-6 locations where we will indulge in either “off menu” items or track down some of the tastiest places that are tucked away on a side street.
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2PM – Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens.
Rekindle the magic as Hockey Hall of Fame Honoured Members Darryl Sittler and Lanny McDonald captain two star-studded teams, including the 2013 player inductees – Chris Chelios, Geraldine Heaney, Scott Niedermayer and Brendan Shanahan, in their historic return to Maple Leaf Gardens. Prior to the game, witness hockey history as the Induction Class of 2013 receive their Official Honoured Member Blazer in a special on-ice ceremony.
All Haggar Hockey Hall of Fame Legends Classic patrons will receive one complimentary souvenir collectible program and one complimentary Hockey Hall of Fame general admission pass (valid until December 31, 2013) upon entry to the event – a $20 value.
Tickets available at www.Ticketmaster.ca
Location: Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens — 50 Carlton Street
12 Noon Brunch Matinee:
EXCELSIOR DIXIELAND JAZZ.
3:30pm: RED HOT RAMBLE
featuring Alison Young-Sax.
7:00pm: TOM REYNOLDS TRIO
with George Koller & Lorne Nehring.
9:30pm: ONE BIG SONG:
Ernie Tollar-Saxes, Mario
Potestio-Guitar, Wes Neal-Bass
& Paul Fitterer-Drums.
For more details: www.TheRex.ca
Venue: The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar — 194 Queen Street West
Buffer Festival is a multi-day theatrical event that showcases the best creative work from video creators on YouTube. The 1st annual Buffer Festival will be held November 8-10, 2013 in multiple theatres across the entertainment district of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Buffer Festival is created and brought to you by ApprenticeA Productions, the team who directed and produced the CTFxC wedding video and the upcoming YouTube documentary Vlogumentary. The festival is co-produced in partnership with the CFC Media Lab.
Shows will be feature-length, and contain live appearances from popular YouTube creators. Tickets will be available for purchase online at www.bufferfestival.com and through the TIFF Bell Lightbox.
Friday, November 8 – Monday, November 11, 2013.
The Hockey Hall of Fame is set to welcome its newest Inductees – Chris Chelios, Geraldine Heaney, Scott Niedermayer, Fred Shero, and Brendan Shanahan. Be a part of the excitement all weekend long with tributes to the Class of 2013 including special guest appearances, Q&A fan forums, limited-edition giveaways, the annual Legends Classic (at Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens), plus more. The weekend’s events will culminate with the Induction Celebration Gala taking place during the evening of Monday, November 11.
Visit www.HHOF.com for full weekend itinerary and Induction Gala ticket information.
Location: Hockey Hall of Fame — 30 Yonge Street (Brookfield Place)
Dates: March 10 at 11:00 AM.
Dates: April 30, May 14, May 28, June 11, June 25, July 23, August 6, August 20, September 3, September 17, October 1, October 15, October 29, November 12 at 6:00 PM.
Oh Canada…our home and native food. Ever wondered just what constitutes Canadian food? We get asked that all the time. Join us on this very distinct tour showcasing the best in Canadian food and twists on food which make something very Canadian. We will be taking you to 5-7 food merchants and have you discover a few neighbourhoods while having the chance to ride the TTC, giving you a true Canadian experience. You will leave this tour with an understanding of distinct Canadian foods and where to find the best of Canadian food in the city.
For more details: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto
Dates: March 16 at 11:00 AM.
Dates: April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16, May 23, May 30, June 6, June 13, June 20, June 27, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8, August 15, August 22, August 29, September 5, September 12, September 19, September 26, October 3, October 10, October 17, October 24, November 7, November 14 at 6:00 PM.
The Grid TO referred to this tour as a “Don’t Miss”. This isn’t your elementary school brown bag lunch tour of bologna on Wonder White Bread. This “Insanewich!” food tour will take you to our favourite hangouts in the city where you will taste and savour sandwiches from land and sea. This tour is totally dedicated to the art of the sandwich. You will visit and devour meats that have been marinated from 24 hours – 3 days. This tour promises to include menu items that are slow cooked, sloppy, and stacked with meat. The only prerequisite is plenty of napkins, two hands and maybe a fork. Are you “Insanewich” enough to join us?
For more detais: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto
One of the central works of the classical ballet canon, and one of the most enduringly resonant and deeply affecting of all works of theatrical art, Swan Lake has enthralled audiences since its premiere in Moscow in 1877. Set to a timeless and famously evocative score by Tchaikovsky, the ballet is marked by a thematic and stylistic dynamism that embraces the fantastic and mythic while remaining rooted in the most universal of human emotions.
Swan Lake retains the captivating, 19th-century fairy-tale quality of the ballet while grounding the narrative in a richly suggestive earthiness that accentuates the tension between the sensual and the ethereal, the natural and the supernatural. The emotional and thematic complexities that are revealed in choreographer James Kudelka’s re-telling of the story are heightened and complemented by Santo Loquasto’s exquisite and vibrant sets and costumes, both conveying the ballet’s tragic beauty and powerful effect with consummate artistry.
For tickets: www.National.Ballet.ca
Venue: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts — 145 Queen Street West