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10 things to do in Toronto this week

Things to do this week in Toronto give summertime events a run for their money. There's a lot going on out there, including the Silver Dollar's final weekend of shows, the Contact Photography Festival, and the all-new Cold Brew Cocktail Week .

  • Events you might want to check out
    Date
    About the Event
    Location
    • April 24-30
      Celebrate cold brew cocktails across the city at 10 locations from April 24 to 30.
      Various Locations
    • April 24
      Don't miss your chance to see the U.K. hit makers with all their pop anthems. Zara Larsson opens.
      The Phoenix Concert Theatre
    • April 25
      A massive competitive live painting tournament showcasing local artists where the winning painter will advance to the city finals in June, with a chance to paint in the National Championships this summer.
      The Great Hall Toronto
    • April 27 - May 7
      It's that time of the year! See critically acclaimed documentaries from around the world. There are some not-be-be-missed parties as well.
      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, TIFF Bell Lightbox, Isabel Bader Theatre, and Hart House
    • April 27
      The AGO's biggest and coolest party of the year is cyborg-themed for 2017. So go out and enjoy this artsy fundraiser.
      The AGO
    • April 27-29
      Digifest is a three-day conference that focuses on the future of education, creativity, entrepreneurship, gaming, and technology; organized by George Brown College.
      Corus Quay
    • April 28 - May 31
      Throughout the month of May, Contact takes over the city with more than 200 photography exhibitions and events all across Toronto.
      Various locations
    • April 28
      On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, catch the final concerts at this legendary Toronto music venue before it's transformed. It'll be crazy at the door, so arrive early to see bands like Dilly Dally and Metz.
    • April 29
      Show your appreciation for Canada's independent book stores with readings, signings and appearances from local authors.
      Various locations
    • April 29-30
      Featuring costumes, clothing and fabrics from 4 seasons of FX’s The Strain TV series, the CAFTCAD Movie Wardrobe Sale offers clothing, accessories, samples, fabrics and more for men, women, and kids under one giant film studio roof. 
      Cinespace Film Studios Toronto
    Lead photo by

    Wesley Alcoforado

Lead photo by

Wesley Alcoforado


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