5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, December 29

Dec 28 2016, 5:39 pm

Another long weekend is almost upon us!

For now, enjoy all these awesome events in Toronto this lovely Thursday.

What the Elf

WHAT THE ELF?!? is a hilarious, musical holiday extravaganza for kids, parents, grandparents, siblings and reindeer of all ages. Bring all your little elves & Elsas down to the Second City Mainstage for a fun & interactive afternoon at our legendary mainstage theatre, where laughing, dancing and singing along is highly encouraged!

Where: 51 Mercer Street
When: December 29 at 2 and 4:30 pm

FREE Family/Animation Short Film Festival

A showcase of the best of family and animation short films of 2016. This is a festival for all ages. Amazing films from the UK, USA, Canada, Japan, Norway and Taiwan.

Where: Imagine Cinemas Carlton Cinema, 20 Carlton Street
When: December 29 at 7 pm

Parks and Recreation trivia

What’s better than a little trivia on a Thursday? Head to the Gladstone and prepare to answer very important questions about our favourite TV show: Parks and Recreation.

Where: Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West
When: December 29 at 7 pm

World Junior Hockey: Team Latvia vs Team Canada

Toronto continues its hosting of the World Junior Hockey, and tonight, Team Canada takes on Team Latvia.

Where: Air Canada Centre, 50 Bay Street
When: December 29 at 8 pm

Basement Revue – Night 5

A unique night of music, poetry and special guests hosted by Jason Collet and poet Damian Rogers.

Where: The Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Avenue
When: December 29 at 8:30 pm