ART & MUSIC | Black Diamond Ball
Put on your finest duds and head to Design Exchange to celebrate Black art, music, and fashion at the Black Diamond Ball. With plenty of dancing, music, tasty bites and talented local artists, it will be a night to remember…
GAMES | District Z
Because one must be adequately trained for the Zombie Apocalypse, spend your Friday night fighting zombies with bow and arrow. Archery District has teamed up with Zombie Survival to bring the walking dead to Scarborough.
FASHION | Toronto Men’s Fashion Week
Get a first-hand, front-row glimpse at the best of men’s fashion in the 6ix with Toronto Men’s Fashion Week, otherwise known as TOM. Get trendy and snag spots for the final shows this Friday.
THEATRE | 37th Annual Rhubarb Festival
Explore new possibilities in theatre, dance, music and performance art at the 37th Annual Rhubarb Festival. This two-week-long celebration spotlights artists pushing the arts to new, adventurous limits.
ART | Zun Lee: Fade Resistance
Immerse yourself in the halcyon pre-Instagram days at the Gladstone Hotel’s new exhibition, Zun Lee: Fade Resistance; archived photos, collected by Lee, reflect how African Americans saw and documented themselves throughout history. A rich, powerful and immersive experience, visitors can also take a curator-led tour or a Polaroid workshop this Saturday from 2-4pm.
COMEDY | Comedy Uncovered
What better way to beat the winter blues than with some serious laughs? Featuring some of the hottest stand up acts in Toronto, head to Comedy Bar for Comedy Uncovered. The show has sold out for three consecutive years, so get those tickets in advance.
THEATRE | Venus’ Daughter
Head to the theatre to catch the world premiere of Venus’ Daughter. Venus’ Daughter explores ‘the intersection of myths, fables and the realities’ of how women and their bodies are viewed. Written by Canadian voice, Meghan Swaby, this production is as rooted in the present as it is the past.
FOOD | Grub on Sunday Brunch Fare
Partake in one of Toronto’s beloved pastimes: brunch. We’ve got you covered with the best guides to brunching in the 6ix: from King West and The Junction in the west, to Riverdale in the east, you won’t go hungry.
FILM | On the Red Carpet
Channel your inner Hollywood film star this weekend and celebrate the Oscars in style with TIFF’s On The Red Carpet — an event where guests walk the red carpet (like a true celeb), and gather together to watch the 88th Academy Awards ceremony on a 24-foot screen. Lights, camera, action.