Category: Family Activities
November 14, 2014
November 14, 2014 – November 17, 2014
The Hockey Hall of Fame is set to welcome its newest Inductees – Rob Blake, Peter Forsberg, Dominik Hasek, and Mike Modano in the Player Category, Pat Burns, honoured posthumously in the Builder Category and Bill McCreary in the Referee/Linesman Category. Be a part of the excitement all weekend long with tributes to the Class of 2014 including special guest appearances, Q&A fan forums, limited-edition giveaways, the annual Legends Classic (Team Sundin vs Team Sakic at Air Canada Centre), plus more. The weekend’s events will culminate with the Induction Celebration Gala taking place during the evening of Monday, November 17.
Visit www.HHOF.com for full weekend itinerary and Induction Gala ticket information.
The Hockey Hall of Fame — 30 Yonge Street (Brookfield Place)
November 14, 2014 – November 16, 2014
Event kick-off: November 13 7-11PM Author events and marketplace: November 14-16 from 10:00AM each day.
INSPIRE! Toronto International Book Fair reinvents the culture of reading over three and a half dynamic days this November, featuring the largest gathering of programmed authors in Canada. Through the diversity of the local and international publishing landscapes, the fair will appeal to all book lovers and readers. Everyone is invited to enjoy appearances by well-known authors including Margaret Atwood, Jim Gaffigan, Jeff Kinney, Sylvia Day, Anne Rice and many more!
Featuring some of the most vibrant voices in books and presenting the diversity of the local and international publishing landscape, INSPIRE! TIBF explore evolving methods of storytelling in the digital age, and offers more than 300 hours of innovative programming ranging from author readings and book signings to interactive workshops for all ages plus a dynamic, interactive marketplace with something for everyone. Programming will take place on five stages and within three feature areas, showcasing more than 400+ Canadian and international authors. The multicultural and multilingual fair will encourage over 50,000 Canadian and international readers to discover new authors, books and ideas, not to mention 3.5 days of creative and unique holiday gifts.
About INSPIRE! Toronto International Book Fair.
Tickets & Availability: November 14 – 16: $15 general admission and can be purchased online at www.torontobookfair.ca/tickets. Up to four kids aged 12 & under free with a paying adult.
Admission to the Fair is valid any day and includes re-admission throughout the Fair. Event kick-off priced separately. Ticket holders must pick up a RE-ADMIT PASS before they leave the Fair.
Lift-Off Opening Party, Thursday, November 13, from 7:00 – 11:00 pm. Priced at just $25 + HST, ticket includes welcome drink, entertainment on all stages, and food sampling.
*Ticket prices include re-admittance with a re-admit pass.
Metro Toronto Convention Centre (N. Building) — 255 Front St. West
November 13, 2014
November 12, 2014
Wednesday, November 12 at 5:15pm to 7:00pm
On November 12th, 2014 Yorkdale Shopping Centre and Swarovski Canada will kick off the holiday season by unveiling Yorkdale’s Swarovski Crystal Wonderland – Holiday 2014 by Juno award winner and Canada’s “Queen of R&B”, Jully Black.
Yorkdale Shopping Centre — 3401 Dufferin Street Toronto
November 11, 2014
Waterside Theatre, Ceremony begins promptly at 10:55 am.
Veterans and the general public are invited to join in remembering and honouring the many wartime sacrifices that Canadians have made for their country. Admission for veterans and all guests attending the ceremony is free from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. The year round parking fee will be in effect except for VIP’s, Veterans in uniform or with medals, crests or other military affiliation insignia, as well as any other persons in uniform, including serving members of the armed forces, police, fire, ambulance and TTC.
Toronto Zoo — 361 A Old Finch Avenue
November 9, 2014
Tundra Trek-Main Polar Bear Exhibit 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Join us in celebrating Humphrey the polar bear cub’s 1st birthday! Festivities will include a special keeper talk and birthday cupcakes for our visitors. Don’t forget to bring a special birthday card just for Humphrey! If you wish to give Humphrey a birthday gift why not support the Toronto Zoo and Polar Bear conservation efforts by making a donation.
10:00 am to 2:00 pm Card Collection. Free polar bear poster giveaway for those who drop off a birthday card.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm Cupcakes! First come, first serve and while supplies last.
12:00 pm Polar Bear Keeper Talk.
Please visit our website: www.TorontoZoo.com
Toronto Zoo — 361A Old Finch Avenue