July 26, 2014
Saturday July 26th, 7pm.
Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens, 50 Carlton Street, Toronto
Tickets: $70 VIP, $30 General Admission, $25 Students/Seniors, $12 for kids
(plus applicable service charges)
Please join us Saturday July 26th for the 2014 Art Battle National Championship! Finalists from across the country will be competing on this very special night in Toronto at The Mattamy Athletic Centre, formerly known as Maple Leaf Gardens. This is one of Canada’s most iconic buildings, truly a home of Champions past, present and future. The National Championship is the final event of our 5th amazing season of live competitive painting.
Join Chef Jason Parsons and his culinary team as they create a spectacular four course menu using everything under the sea. From shell to seaweed, fillet to fin, crab to caviar and everything in between. Relax and watch as they bake, broil and sear your seafood extravaganza to perfection! Enjoy wine pairings with each course from our award-winning portfolio.
To reserve, please call us at 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2.
Time: 6:30 pm Reception; 7 pm Dinner
Cost: $125 per person
Peller Winery Restaurant — Peller Estates Winery (290 John St. East, Niagara-on-the-Lake)
Reservations: Experiences on www.peller.com or 1.800.582.8412 extension # 2
“Slings & Errors is a completely improvised play in the style of Shakespeare’s most famous works. Featuring a cast of incredible improvisers, the show takes audiences through a whirlwind of hilarious characters, treacherous turns and dizzying romance and betrayals all while paying homage to Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, King Lear and dozens of other famous plays. The best part? The show is created entirely based on audience suggestions and is completely different each time.”
Venue: The Second City Mainstage (rental) — 70 Peter Street
Show time: 3pm
Tickets: $10 — call (416) 343-0011
CHINESE ARTS COMMUNITY IN TORONTO CELEBRATES FAMOUS PEOPLE PLAYERS 40th ANNIVERSARY – SATURDAY JULY 26 – CHINESE EXTRAVANGANZA
Famous PEOPLE Players is a world renowned Canadian BLACKLIGHT theatre company who have enchanted millions from the Great Wall of China to Broadway. Famous PEOPLE Players was the first Western Act to be invited by the government of the People’s Republic of China to perform across China & Hong Kong a CBC 2 hour television special was made about this historical visit.
What you see is SENSATIONAL, what you don’t see is INSPIRATIONAL as the majority of the cast are people who are developmentally challenged.
2 Hong Kong Interns from the Hong Kong Baptist University are organizing the first CHINESE NIGHT for Famous PEOPLE Players 40th Anniversary to raise funds for the company’s Exceptional Achievement Program which allows new members to join the troupe. This exciting FUNraiser has rallied up some of the most talented Chinese Performers in the Toronto area.
The Toronto Chinese Dance Company will perform a tribute to China followed by a spectacular performance by Canada’s Official Lion & Dragon Dance Team – The Wushu Project. Famous PEOPLE Players will perform their Broadway production to the music and sounds from Italy.
Famous People Players Dinner Theatre — 343 Evans Avenue
July 18 to July 27.
The Festival began in 1989, when top jazz artists were booked to perform at the Kew Beach Bandshell. Now celebrating its 24th anniversary, the festival has blossomed into a 10-day event that attracts millions of fans and makes a major contribution to promoting Canadian jazz excellence in Toronto and on the world stage.
Since her inception in 1989, this Great DIVA of Jazz Festivals has delivered her goods – for 25 un-interrupted years – under the creative eye of Bill King, the Festival’s long standing Artistic Director and the Festival’s tireless producer, Lido Chilelli.
For more details: www.beachesjazz.com
Location: The Beach Neighbourhood
Toronto’s Festival of Beer is a celebration of Canada’s rich brewing history, hosted by experts of the brewing craft from around the world. Featuring 300+ brands onsite, this is Canada’s premier celebration of the golden beverage!
This is a 19+ event, no children, no pets, no exceptions!
The 20th annual Toronto’s Festival of Beer will take place from July 25-27th, 2014. Details are:
Friday, July 25th – 3:30-10:00pm;
Saturday, July 26th – 1:30-8pm; and
Sunday, July 27th – 1:30-8pm.
Location: Bandshell Park, Exhibition Place
For more information: www.beerlicious.ca
Following an immediate sell out in Toronto, renowned singer/songwriter/producer/musician BRUNO MARS has announced a second show in Toronto. The announcement will be the final addition to the 2014 Moonshine Jungle Tour in North America. Toronto’s second show will take place July 27th at Air Canada Centre with special guest Pharrel Williams. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 14th at noon via www.Ticketmaster.ca.
Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street
July 25 – July 27, 2014. Toronto’s Festival of Beer is a celebration of Canada’s rich brewing history, hosted by experts of the brewing craft from around the world. Featuring 300+ brands onsite, this is Canada’s premier celebration of the golden beverage! This is a 19+ event, no children, no pets, no exceptions! While the beer may take center stage, there are still many activities to partake in! Check out the Main Stage for daily headlining acts and the Grilling Tent for some tips on cooking with beer. Don’t miss the World of Beer Pavilion, the Girls Guided Beer Tour or the Brewmaster’s Series! And make sure to download the Official Phone App for Android and iPhone!
Bandshell Park, Exhibition Place