5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, August 17

Aug 15 2016, 10:14 pm

The sunshine has – sort of – returned to the 6ix.

And as we head into midweek, check out some events going on around the city today from the afternoon until tonight!

Fresh Wednesdays

Now in its last two weeks, Nathan Phillips Square continues to be your favourite lunch time destination. Supporting local farmers, bakers, and more, check out Fresh Wednesdays for your weekly grocery pick ups! Or maybe just your awesome fresh lunch. This ends next week!

Where: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen Street West
When: August 17 at 10 am – 2 pm

Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre Tour

The Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre is offering a shortened 45-minute lunchtime tour of both theatres to the public. Visitors will get a chance to see the original and new lobbies, the elegant Elgin Theatre and the whimsical Winter Garden Theatre.

Where: Elgin & Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street
When: August 17 at 12 – 12:45 pm

Classic Albums Live: Beatles 1966 at Maple Leaf Gardens

As part of Toronto’s Beatles 50 T.O week in the city, there will be a performance of classic albums, including all the hits, tonight!

Where: Mattamy Athletic Centre, 50 Carlton Street
When: August 17 at 8 pm

Rental Apartment Program Review

Ok so perhaps not the most fun thing to do on a Wednesday, but it’s important to know the city is consulting with the community when it comes to improving living conditions in rental buildings. Find out more information here or at the review tonight.

Where: Metro Hall, 55 John St., Room 308/309
When: August 17 at 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Shakesbeer: The Complete Works Of Shakespeare (Abridged)

From a hilarious pun, to an even more funny theatrical work. This is the classical Shakespeare in an awesome setting – and tonight is the final night to catch Shakesbeer!

Where: Artscape Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie Street
When: August 17 at 6:30 pm and 9 pm

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