5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, September 13

Sep 12 2016, 4:20 pm

This beautiful mid-September week continues with warmth and sunshine.

From space to sports and songs, check out these events in and around Toronto this beautiful Tuesday.

Mission To Bennu: Meet The Canadians Behind NASA’s OSIRIS-Rex

Join the Canadian Space Agency and the ROM for an evening with the scientists and engineers behind OSIRIS-REx as they return to Canada just days after the mission’s launch! Learn more about their quest to study the asteroid Bennu, and how Canada is involved.

Where: Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park
When: September 13 at 6:30 pm

Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals

This is the first time that Canada is hosting the World Tour Finals where the top beach volleyball athletes from Rio will compete against each other to win gold and the $100K USD prize. This is a free event for all Torontonians to attend!

Where:  Polson Pier, 11 Polson St.
When: September 13 – 18

Steven Tyler

A man who needs no introduction, Steven Tyler’s Out on a Limb tour stops in Toronto tonight! The Aerosmith front man recently released his first country solo album and is bringing the new sound to the Sony Centre.

Where: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front Street East
When: September 13 at 8 pm

Moon vs. Sun featuring Raine Maida & Chantal Kreviazuk

Perhaps Steven Tyler isn’t your cup of tea, check out Canadian music power couple Raine Maida (of Our Lady Peace) and Chantal Kreviazuk perform an intimate show at Dakota Tavern.

Where: The Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Avenue
When: September 13 at 10 pm

Tuesday Talks with Strangers

Looking to be more social in the city? Look no further. Tuesday Talks is an evening gathering where guests are introduced to fellow strangers in their local community in a fun social networking fashion.

Where: May Cafe, 876 Dundas Street West
When: September 13 at 8 – 10 pm