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15 things to do in Toronto this week

Events in Toronto this week look to keep you out and about as the weather shifts into nestling season. The Hot Docs Podcast Festival brings the best in audio storytelling and a new interactive exhibition looks to lift your spirits. There's lots of free stuff going on, too!

  • Events you might want to check out
    Date
    About the Event
    Location
    • October 29
      Australian duo Oh Pep! have a diverse range, mixing pop, indie, folk and classical elements to underscore their lovely vocals and sensitive subjects.
    • October 30
      Take a trip into the cosmic regions of the soundscape universe with experimental electro rockers who use quiet space to their advantage.
    • October 31
      Brooklyn artist Yaeji returns to Toronto to to give us another dose of her Korean house/trap mashups that we can't get enough of.
    • November 1
      For all the moody ones, Toronto's own Bahamas takes his time and plays it slow, encouraging listeners to get in touch with themselves.
    • November 1-4
      With everything that's going on in Brazil right now, filmmakers look to capture the changing cultural landscape and tell the stories of its people.
      TIFF Bell Lightbox
    • November 1-5
      Traditional Icelandic food and culture is on with a week of music, design, film and events happening throughout the city.
      Multiple Venues
    • November 1-5
      Podcasters from all over arrive for a week of programming that includes talks, screenings, a creators forum and lots more.
      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
    • November 1 - January 27
      A massive double rainbow, a room made of rubber ducks and a confetti dome are just some of the outrageously happy exhibits that make up this place.
      Harbourfront Centre
    • November 2
      A celebration of all things Rastafarian and reggae is on with live performances, music, a market place, traditional Caribbean food and more.
      Artscape Wychwood Barns
    • November 2-4
      Who you gonna call? The Cinesphere is screening the classic supernatural comedy as part of its ongoing 80s flick series.
      Cinesphere
    • November 2-11
      Country meets city at this annual showcase of rural culture with exhibits, a horticultural competition, food, shopping, entertainment and more.
      Enercare Centre
    • November 3-4
      Halloween might be over but horror buffs are coming together for more scares at this annual horror convention with programming and special guests.
    • November 4
      Soup of all shapes, sizes and flavours is on at this annual soup festival with local chefs, ingredients and tastings on all day.
      St. Archangel Michael Church
    • November 4
      Over 100,000 records are up for the buying at this giant record sale featuring nearly every convincible music genre spread across 50 tables in two rooms.
      Estonian House
    • November 4
      Pulitzer Prize-winning New Yorker investigative journalist Ronan Farrow arrives to discuss some of the big topics facing media and politics today.
      St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts
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    Happy Place

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