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5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, March 8

Ainsley Smith Mar 07, 2018 7:30 pm 221

Happy weekend-eve, Toronto!

We’re one day away from Friday! Be sure to enjoy your day and check out what’s happening around the city today.

International Women’s Day

What: Globally, March 8 is observed as the annual day to celebrate women. The day is meant to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women worldwide. And Toronto is no exception. You can find a full list of Toronto events happening here.

When: March 8
Where: Events throughout the city

Kensington Krawl Food Tour

What: Calling all Toronto foodies!  Come and taste your way through Toronto’s most unique and eclectic neighbourhood on a culinary excursion in Kensington Market. As you stroll, you will learn about the history and heritage of the market, meet local shopkeepers and chefs, and indulge in a variety of delicious foods and drinks.

When: March 8, 11 am to 2:30 pm
Where: Meeting point is Jimmy’s Coffee (Kensington Market), 191 Baldwin Street

Al Gore at Ryerson: Taking Leadership on the Climate Crisis

What: The Ryerson Leadership Lab hosts former US Vice-President Al Gore and Premier Kathleen Wynne for a free public discussion on leadership and the climate crisis.

When: March 8, 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Where: Mattamy Athletic Centre, 50 Carlton Street

Lucan Coutts x Max Whitehead – Resonance

What: Two of Toronto’s most prominent street photographers are hosting an exhibit in the city. Lucan Coutts and Max Whitehead‘s photos have been seen millions of times through their social media accounts, and now you can view their work in person.

When: March 8 to 14
Where: Black Cat – Artspace, 2186 Dundas Street West

Archer the Fourth Fashion Week Party

What: High-end fashion brand Archer the Fourth will be hosting an epic Fashion Week party at EFS tonight, featuring DJ Macri and the city’s biggest names in fashion. Reserve your spot and bottles on The Jukebox App.

When: March 8, until 4 am last call
Where: EFS, 647 King Street West

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Ainsley Smith
Ainsley is a Staff Writer at Daily Hive. She's a former Vancouverite turned Torontonian who is passionate about avocado toast, aesthetics, and avocado toast aesthetics. Story idea? E-mail me at [email protected]

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