5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, November 7

Nov 5 2016, 4:18 am

Happy Monday!

Toronto’s first ever Poke Week starts today, and should help kick off the week with a big smile. And besides poke goodness, check out these events in Toronto today.

Enjoy the warm weather and sunshine ahead, Toronto!

Toronto Poke Week

Toronto Poke Week starts today, and offers the opportunity for self-guided sampling with the purchase of a poke passport (on sale now for $15). Deeeeliciousness ahead!

Where: Various locations
When: November 7 to 13

Toronto Polish Film Festival

The 8th annual Toronto Polish Film Festival returns showcasing new media arts and films with both a Polish and multicultural focus. All the screenings will take place in Revue Cinema.

Where: Revue Cinema, 400 Roncesvalles Avenue
When: November 7 to 12


American hip hop artist and record producer Russ is quickly gaining a name for himself in the industry. With over 40 million plays on Soundcloud, and a string of sold-out shows, it will be no surprise to see Russ at a much larger venue when he returns to Toronto.

Where: The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Avenue
When: November 7 at 7 pm

Scotiabank Giller Light Bash

Celebrate the 15th annual Scotiabank Giller Light Bash tonight! Rub shoulders with publishers and authors, watch the live broadcast of the Giller Prize Awards, catch-up with colleagues and friends, and bid on some amazing raffle prizes.

Where: Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East
When: November 7 at 7 pm


Texas-natives Pentatonix have taken the world by storm with their modern a cappella style. Their videos have gained over hundreds of million views, and their shows keep selling out. This is Toronto’s chance to check out this live sensation.

Where: Air Canada Centre, 50 Bay Street
When: November 7 at 8 pm

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