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8 things to do in Toronto today

Today in Toronto Indie Week Canada kicks off, showcasing up and coming bands and keeping bars open until 4 a.m. There's also a free magic show going down at the Lockhart, a Syrian cultural night, and the first day of a week-long truffle celebration.

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    • November 7-12
      Six nights, 20 venues, and over 250 musical acts are front and centre in Toronto between November 7 and 12 as part of the annual indie music showcase. There will be 18 bars serving until 4 a.m. as part of the festivities.
    • November 7
      The French-Cuban musical duo has been gaining a large following in Canada for their downtempo, experimental R&B. They hit the Phoenix to play music of their latest album Ash.
      The Phoenix Concert Theatre
    • November 7
      Toronto magician Dan Trommater performs a free show at Toronto's famous Harry Potter "inspired" cocktail bar.
      The Lockhart
    • November 7
      Featuring two short films, food, fashion and musical components, witness a side of Syria not often covered in the media that's more cultural and less political.
      Centre for Social Innovation (Annex Location)
    • November 7-11
      TOCA's annual truffle week event sees 2-star Chef Oliver Glowig return to serve guests four or five course tasting menus.
    • November 7-8
      This free trade show exhibits first of their kind Canadian product reveals from cameras to software and more, in an intimate, interactive environment.
      Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    • November 7-19
      This darkly satirical one-man show about toxic masculinity, misogyny, and parenthood, written by Adam Lazarus, lands in Toronto today.
      The Theatre Centre
  • Ongoing events
    About the Event
    • November 3-12
      Kind of like the Ex of the fall, the Royal Winter Fair is a tradition that takes Torontonians inside the world of farming, grooming, pageant shows, baby animals, and yummy food.
      Enercare Centre
Lead photo by

HEctor Vasquez at the Baby G

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