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8 things to do in Toronto today

It might not feel like it, but summer is just about over in Toronto. Other than taking advantage by simply being outside on a patio, there are a few events to help roll into fall. There's a free video gaming competition, a futuristic tech conference, and it's the kick off of the Toronto Palestine Film Festival.

  • Events you might want to check out
    Date
    About the Event
    Location
    • September 20-24
      Celebrate the best in Palestinian films inside the Lightbox and catch some Canadian premieres you won't see anywhere else.
      TIFF
    • September 20
      This is a free video game event in this e-sports bar that lets you compete with fighting game pros.
      Raiders eSports Bar
    • September 20
      Washington-based indie rocker Mount Eerie hits the stage with a lineup of very talented musician friends to show off songs from his latest album and art piece.
      The Great Hall Toronto
    • September 20
      This past summer the music world lost a country and folk music legend and his name was Glenn Campbell. This doc tracks his final tour, 151 sold out shows, family life, life with Alzheimer's and loads of celebrity guest appearances.
      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
    • September 20
      A tech conference unlike any other, this one has included speakers from Google, Tumblr, Cyanogen, Facebook, 500px, Adobe in the past and gives you insight into the latest technologies and what's to come in the future.
      MaRS Discovery District
    • September 20
      Toronto podcasting duo Samantha Hodder and Carol Devine have created This Is Our Time, a new eight episode, immersive story that transports listeners to the icy continent using interview footage, audio diaries, and location recording.
      Revue Cinema
    • September 20
      This is a midweek dance party to bring a Tindr or Grindr date to. DJ Bliptor plays beats you want to hear and might make you feel like it's a Friday night.
      The Beaver
  • Ongoing events
    Date
    About the Event
    Location
    • September 15-23
      Toronto Beer Week events continue with a focus on Blood Brothers Brewing, The Golden Tap Awards, and a few tap takeovers.
      Multiple Venues
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Michael Muraz


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