Heavy Meta Dragon Fundraiser – ARTS & CULTURE
Today from 12PM-11PM, come out for the Heavy Meta Dragon Fundraiser, taking place at a never-before-used outdoor location in the heart of Toronto’s industrial wasteland. Bear witness to the spawn of magic and machinery through the manifestation of the monolithic fire-breathing beast called Heavy Meta.
They’ve have secured a massive, tree-lined outdoor space in Toronto’s Junction neighbourhood that they’ve named The Sands (158 Sterling Rd). Come see the public Toronto debut of this colossal work of installation art, with interactive fire, sound, and animatronic effects. The costume theme for this event is “future viking.” Come adorned with bones, fur accents and loincloths – Prizes for best dressed! The event will feature art installations, food trucks, licensed bar, lounge area and other unique surprises. 19+ event. Tickets on sale at Eventbrite for $30 or $40 at the door.
Toronto International Brazilfest – FESTIVAL
Canada’s Largest Brazilian Cultural Event, BrazilFest will complete its 14th Annual Expression at the Earlscourt Park Toronto. The rhythms of Brazil will be expressed and celebrated with the help of a diverse and high quality team of performers and bands.
The Festival will offer its attendees the opportunity to be closer to the performers, get a chance to enjoy a taste of Brazil with Brazilian style foods and a family area for families with children to BrazilFest is now considered a part of the Toronto calendar list of many great events that stimulates and celebrates the collective heritage and multicultural diversity of Toronto.
Youth Day 2017 – FAMILY
Now entering it’s 11th year, YOUTH DAY Toronto is a free, family friendly celebration of youth in the arts. They give youth from across Canada a platform to showcase their skills in music, dance, art, photography, fashion and film.
The event takes place from 11AM-11PM at Yonge-Dundas Square and they’ve closed off Yonge Street to transform it into a vibrant vendor marketplace. This year they will also add the YD Cafe to the top of Yonge Street and there will be a live art gallery on the square. For more info visit: youthdayglobal.com/toronto/
Gladstone Summer Flea Market – SHOPPING
Stroll down Queen West to the Gladstone Hotel for our Flea Market and find original gifts created by local makers!
Fuel up in the Gladstone Cafe and enjoy a scrumptious brunch while watching the hustle and bustle of the marketplace taking place in the adjacent ballroom. Then saunter over and chat with local artisans, collectors, and designers before coming across your summer must-have market find.
Summer Draughts & Crafts
Join Left Field Brewery from 11am to 7pm down at 36 Wagstaff Dr for Draughts and Crafts, a marketplace of hand-crafted goods from local vendors and artists, as well as door prizes and very special cask made just for this event
Seafood Sundays at The Drake Hotel – FOOD & DRINK
Drop by the Drake Hotel’s Sky Yard at 6PM tonight for an East Coast Style Seafood Boil! Rally up for a kitchen party on the roof with a sharing-style feast maritime seafood classics. Their communal dinner wouldn’t be complete without sides + The Drake’s very own ice-cold Art House brew. Not to mention East Coast fiddler Dan McDonald! Cover is $35 person