Thursday July 13

Summer Craft Beer Fest – FOOD & DRINK

Enjoy the Summer Craft Beer Fest today down at Liberty Market Building Galleria (171 E Liberty St).¬†They’ll be¬†featuring¬†over 20 of the best craft brewers and BIG bites from Liberty Market Food Vendors. The Summer Craft Beer Fest celebrates summer sunshine and ice cold craft beer. Stroll through the cobblestone galleria of Liberty Market Building at this pay as you go event where each sample voucher is $2 and most samples are 1 voucher. There will also¬†be live music from some great local talent. Doors at 5PM. Tickets on sale until 4PM starting at $22.50: http://www.ticketfly.com/event/1486645

Unity Festival: Spoken Word & Graffiti Exhibition – FESTIVAL

The Unity Festival’s Spoken Word & Graffiti Exhibition is back in Toronto at 360 Geary Ave and they‚Äôre celebrating 10 years of Hip-Hop, Dance, Spoken Word, MC’ing and Beatbox with some special guests! This event starts at 3PM and will showcase some of Toronto’s most prolific music and visual artists alongside the most promising youth performers selected from UNITY, VIBE ARTS, and SKETCH’s city-wide after school and drop-in programs. Music line up includes Full Circle, Justus, Xolisa and more! Check out the Graffiti Exhibition presented by Phade, Luvsum, Bubz, Darcy Obokata and Emstro! This is a FREE event!

Twenty-twenty – NIGHTLIFE

Twenty-twenty, presents its inaugural showcase featuring SAYA, Primo Green and Bones & Bridges. This eclectic musical experience is on at The Drake Underground and looks to highlight a few of Toronto’s must-see rising stars followed by a DJ set by djtj. Twenty-twenty provides a platform to showcase local emerging talent and aims at building a community of creatives across multiple genres, cultures, and lifestyles . This is a 19+ event. Show starts at 9:30PM. Advance tickets on sale till 5PM starting at $15 at twenty-twenty.ca/

Arj Barker – COMEDY

Probably best known as Dave on Flight Of The Conchords, Arj Barker is also one of the best stand-ups and storytellers around- which you’ll be able to see first-hand when he hits Comedy Bar (945 Bloor West) to talk about Uber vs. taxis, TV spoilers and why his girlfriend convinced him to eat organic and gluten-free. Tickets on sale for $25 at Comedybad.ca

http://comedybar.ca/show.php?Event_ID=7647

Nuit Rose Closing Party – SOCIAL

The Nuit Rose Festival of Queer Art and Performance closes its 2017 edition (Between Venus & Mars) with a public party for festival artists, curators, contributors and supporters.Come to celebrate with them down at OCAD University‚Äôs new Ignite Gallery, (165 Augusta Ave – Kensington Market) from 8PM ‚Äď 11PM. The gallery will feature stunning work by Nuit Rose artists Shawn Postoff, Hillary Jane Licop, Lynn Strendin and Brad McDermott. This is a FREE event. Cash Bar on site!

BONUS

Hogtown:The Immersive Experience

Hogtown is an immersive theatre experience like none other, where the focus is to change the way audiences view theatre performance. With over twenty performers including some of Toronto‚Äôs brightest stars, they‚Äôll be putting on an immersive, multi story experience set in 1920‚Äôs Toronto down at the Campbell House Museum (160 Queen W). Join Hogtown where you, the audience, has the power to create your own adventure and storylines to discover the dark secrets of our city’s past. Today‚Äôs show starts at 7:30PM tonight. Tickets on sale for $59 at hogtownexperience.brownpapertickets.com/