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10 things to do in Toronto today

It's been a long, dreary week and events in Toronto today welcome some fun things to do to lift the spirits. New Ho Queen is hosting a huge Chinese New Year party and Cosmic Gate is performing. You can catch some Oscar-nominated shorts and check out some art.

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    About the Event
    • February 8
      Toronto's queer Asian community is ready to celebrate the new year with a big party featuring music, performances and art all night long.
      Longboat Hall
    • February 8
      Legendary German DJ duo Cosmic Gate is jet-setting around the world for their Forward Ever Backward Never Tour that marks 20 years of soaring beats.
    • February 8
      Take a look inside the world of the 80s new wave band that started it all as Jonathan Demme directs this concert doc about The Talking Heads.
      Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
    • February 8
      A night of female-led, acid house beats are on with pioneer Helena Hauff and her signature sound, spinning alongside Korea Town Acid and AADJA.
    • February 8
      Smooth sonic sounds courtesy of Toronto's ART the Band is on alongside a night of live painting, an art exhibit and DJ sets by Angles Jackson.
      Luanda House
    • February 8
      Emerging and student artists all look to tackle the concept of time through their various works in different multimedia formats.
      Beaver Hall Gallery
    • February 8
      Dance in the name of love at this big Motown party with all the best love songs by The Supremes, Al Green, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, and more.
    • February 8-10
      The rightful queen Kate Winslet and a young DiCapp find love on the doomed Titanic as the Cinepshere screens the classic in IMAX 3D (I'm crying already).
    • February 8-10
      Unique, contemporary and stylish lingerie is on sale as Mary Young pops up with a new collection, love care cards and floral bouquets to take home.
      525 Queen St W
    • February 8-15
      Award season is in full swing and there's lots to check out, including all of this year's Oscar-nomninated shorts, including Domee Shi's Bao.
      TIFF Bell Lightbox
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