|Things to do in Toronto this week|
Now a man of the woods, Justin Timberlake is over the pop scene and has stripped his sound down into a simpler, more artsy product.
Local makers come together for this huge annual flea. Goodies of all sorts are up for sale alongside music, tarot and a big trading zone.
A pioneer for female musicians in the indie rock scene, Cat Power's powerful voice has defined her decorated career spanning nearly three decades.
The Danforth Music Hall
Reelworld Film Festival
Indigenous directors and others from diverse backgrounds look to inspire discussion on gender identity, environmental issues and human rights.
Rendezvous With Madness
Mental health takes centre stage during this city-wide festival that uses media installations, visual art, theatre and film to address issues in health.
Empty Bowls returns with gourmet soups served up in donated bowls by local makers in support of Anishnawbe Health Toronto.
X Avant New Music Festival
Bear Witness of A Tribe Called Red looks to curate this multi-day musical festival centred around identity, art and featuring many Canadian acts.
Not Dead Yet
Punk and lots of it hits venues across the city for a big DIY hardcore punk festival with local and national acts arriving to get in on the action.
Toronto After Dark Film Festival
Feature films and shorts of the horror, thriller and sci-fi persuasion are being screened over nine nights, just in time for spooky season.
Cineplex Scotiabank Theatre
Boobyball Wild West
Strap on the boots and break out the cowhide for this big country-themed, all-night fundraiser in support of Rethink Breast Cancer.
Living Hyphen Launch Party
Living Hyphen is launching its inaugural issue that looks to showcase and celebrate the diverse voices found in Canadian art and literature.
Page One Cafe
This documentary not only showcases the disco and debauchery at this storied club, but how it also challenged the homophobic attitudes of the day.
Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
A celebration of pan-Asian diasporic narratives is on with a series of events, pop-ups, parties and collaborations that look to inspire and empower.
Yoga and Wellness Show
Everything needed to step up your yoga and wellness game from nutrition, health, merch and motivation are on at this big show.
Vegan Oktoberfest Market
For all the vegans who love a good Oktoberfesting, this market is jam-packed with vegan goodies in the style of traditional German treats.
Sandra P. 10/9/2018