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July 13, 2013

Category: Food

Barrel Cellar Dinner

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

 
Date: July 13, 2013
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Location: Peller Estates Winery

Jazz & Blues at the Winery

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.

Cost:
• 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

Date: July 13, 2013
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Location: Trius Winery at Hillebrand

Carabram, Brampton’s Multicultural Festival

July 12,13,14, 2013. Experience the World through Carabram, Brampton’s Multicultural Festival.

For more details: www.carabram.org

Location: Various Venues — Brampton, Ontario

 
Start: July 12, 2013
End: July 14, 2013
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Location: Carabram, Brampton’s Multicultural Festival

Festival of India

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

Summerlicious

Discover the finest dishes in the city at one of Toronto’s favourite culinary celebrations. Enjoy delicious three-course prix fixe menus at 196 of the city’s top restaurants, all at fantastic price points.

Restaurants will accept reservations beginning June 20, 2013. Review the menus and start planning your Summerlicious!

For more information: www.toronto.ca/special_events/summerlicious/2013/index.htm

Locations: Various Restaurants

 
Start: July 5, 2013
End: July 21, 2013
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Tasty Thursdays

The Tasty Thursdays series at Nathan Phillips Square starts July 11 and will run weekly to August 29 – from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can buy delectable international dishes served by participating restaurants for $7 or less while enjoying free noon-hour concerts featuring world music acts based in Toronto. The complete performance schedule and vendor list is available at www.toronto.ca/special_events/thursdays.

Location: Nathan Phillips Square — 100 Queen Street West

 
Start: July 11, 2013
End: August 29, 2013
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Picnic In Our Spectacular Gardens!

During your visit, take a break and enjoy a lovely picnic on the enchanted grounds of Casa Loma. We’ll do the work; you just pick up your basket, spread out the blanket, and relax in the sunshine.
Picnic Basket for Two: $25.50 (taxes included). Available Wednesday to Sunday.

Click here: tinyurl.com/paxsw3e for more information and menu.

Location: Casa Loma — 1 Austin Terrace

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Start: July 3, 2013
End: August 31, 2013
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Fresh Wednesdays

Nathan Phillips Square is the site of Fresh Wednesdays from July 10 to August 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendors sell fresh Ontario-grown produce, flowers, baked goods and more weekly until October 16 (excluding June 26). Lunch-time concerts by Canadian artists accompany the farmers market on the square from July 10. The performance schedule for Fresh Wednesdays is available at www.toronto.ca/special_events/wednesdays.

Location: Nathan Phillips Square — 100 Queen Street West

 
Start: July 10, 2013
End: October 16, 2013
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Junction Food Tour

Dates: April 13, May 11, May 25, June 8, July 27, August 10, August 31, September 14, September 28, October 19, November 9.

Time: 11:00 AM.

Discover what New York Times calls one of Toronto’s hippest up and coming neighbourhoods.
The Junction, which was dry until 1997, is emerging as the next big destination in Toronto. It is made up primarily of independent retailers.
Learn about this historical neighbourhood as you sip and savour at foodie destinations along the way. Your ticket includes a guided tour and tastings at 5-6 shops. You will have the chance to meet and greet the shop owners whenever possible. All aboooard!

For more details: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/upcoming-food-events-food-tours-toronto

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Start: April 13, 2013
End: November 9, 2013
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Oh Canada Eh! Food Tour

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

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Start: March 10, 2013
End: November 12, 2013
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