It’s a brand new week Toronto!
Enjoy the work week by checking out at least one of the top events happening in and around the city.
What: Calling all music lovers: the Burdock Piano Fest is back for its third year. This week, Toronto’s Burdock Brewery will be the place to be, as it will be setting up its baby grand piano and hosting a series of incredible concerts from 30 plus pianists, including a number of special guest performers who have yet to be announced.
When: January 22 to 29
Where: 1184 Bloor Street West
What: The annual celebration of the great Scottish poet takes place each year on (or around) The Bard’s birthday, January 25. Get ready for an evening of whiskey, haggis, poetry and plenty of bagpipes.
When: January 25
Where: Various venues throughout Toronto
What: Toronto’s biannual prix fixe promotion returns this winter from January 26 to February 8, and in addition to the special menus at restaurants across the city, Winterlicious will also host a Culinary Events Series.
When: January 26 to February 8
Where: Restaurants across Toronto
What: Escape the cold and get ready to sip on a signature tropical cocktails at Ripley Aquarium’s annual Beach Bash. Let loose to the sounds of DJ Shamz and capture the moment at the photo booth. Beach attire is not mandatory but is highly recommended.
When: January 26, 8 pm to 12 am
Where: Ripley’s Aquarium, 288 Bremner Blvd.
What: Transcendance Project, a Toronto-based contemporary dance company, has announced the opening of EVE OF ST. GEORGE, Toronto’s first immersive dance production inspired by and with cast from New York City’s smash-hit theatrical experience Sleep No More.
When: January 26, 7 pm & 10 pm; January 27, 7 pm & 10 pm, and January 28, 7 pm
Where: A dozen daunting spaces — some open, others locked — in The Great Hall, located at 1087 Queen Street West
What: The 4th annual CIBC National Ski and Snowboard Day will be taking place from coast to coast on January 27, giving Canadians incredible access to the nation’s majestic winter playgrounds as select resorts will be offering incredible discounts on lift tickets.
When: January 27
Where: Participating resorts across Canada