5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, August 23

Aug 22 2016, 7:03 pm

Nothing like a sunny, summery Tuesday.

And as we enter the last bit of August, make sure you take advantage of all the fun in the sun! Here are some events and activities to check out in Toronto on this fabulous Tuesday.

The Heard Festival: The Sawubona Project

Experience the #BlackOut, Toronto. Starting today and to close the summer, The Sawubona Project will display exclusive work from 30 of city’s most renowned visual storytellers, sharing varying views on life through the Black lens.

Where: Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East
When: August 23 – September 4

Nap in the Snooze Room

Yes, you heard that right. The Casper Snooze Room is back this week. Today, snooze away at Yorkville. Make sure you set your alarm.

Where: Casper Snooze Room, Yonge & Bloor (2 Bloor Street West) and Bay and Bloor (1221 Bay Street)
When: August 23 at 11 am – 7 pm

Korn and Rob Zombie

Return of the Dreads Tour hits the Molson Amphitheatre tonight, and features 90’s rockers Korn (remember Korn with the “K” and backwards “R”?) and Rob Zombie. Korn just released their latest single “Rotting In Vain,” and an album is expected to drop soon. As for Zombie, he’s touring his album The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser.

Where: Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, 909 Lakeshore Blvd.
When: August 23 at 6:30 pm

City Cinema: Tommy Boy

Get ready to say farewell to outdoor summer movies… As the month comes to an end next month, so will many of the outdoor screenings – including the popular City Cinema at Yonge-Dundas Square. Tonight, catch the classic Tommy Boy.

Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
When: August 23 at 8:30 pm

Sip & Sail cocktail cruise

Or maybe end your day cruising through the harbour? Check out Sip & Sail tonight if you’re looking toe gt on the water before the end of summer. There will be a DJ, lounge music, food and of course, drinks for sips.

Where: Mariposa Cruises, 207 Queen’s Quay West
When: August 23 at 6:15 pm