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5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, June 26

Ainsley Smith Jun 25, 2018 7:30 pm 268

Tuesday, we meet again.

In case you’re looking for something to do today, we’ve rounded up the top events happening throughout the city this fine Tuesday.

The Art of Banksy

What: A new massive exhibit curated by Steve Lazarides, Banksy’s former manager, is now open in Toronto displaying the largest collection of the artist’s works. According to organizers, with over $35 million in art, this is the largest Banksy exhibit ever assembled.

When: Now until August 19
Time: Monday and Tuesday, 11 am to 7 pm; Wednesday, 11 am to 8 pm; Thursday and Friday, 11 am to 10 pm; Saturday, 9 am to 12 am; Sunday, 9 am to 9 pm
Where: 213 Sterling Road, Toronto
Price: Tickets start at $35

Play the Parks

What: Play the Parks is back for the 6th season and will feature free lunchtime concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer.

When: Every Tuesday, June to September
Time: 12:30 pm to 2 pm
Where: Trinity Square Park, 19 Trinity Square
Price: Free

Classic Simpsons Pub Quiz

What: Do you think you know the names of every Simpsons character? Test your knowledge at this Simpsons pub quiz. It’s $5 per person, a maximum of five people per team, and it’s BYOP (bring your own pen).

When: June 26
7 pm to 10 pm
Where: Beaver Cafe, 1192 Queen Street West
Price: $5

City Cinema: Rockumentaries

What: This Tuesday is the kick off to Yonge-Dundas Square’s City Cinema Rockumentaries series. This week moviegoers can enjoy a screening of Festival Goers, a documentary about a cross-Canada tour of the same name, combining live concert recordings, behind-the-scenes tour footage, and oral history interviews with the Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, and The Band.

When: Every Tuesday, June 26 to August 28
Time: 8 pm
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Price: Free

Banged-Up Comedy

What: If you’re looking to save some money but still enjoy a night out, Duffy’s Tavern will be hosting a FREE comedy show tonight. Hosted by Sara Hennessy, Banged-Up Comedy features some of Canada’s best stand-up comics.

When: June 26
Time: 8 pm to 10 pm
Where: Duffy’s Tavern, 1238 Bloor Street West
Price: Free

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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 her at [email protected]

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