5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, December 21

Dec 21 2016, 4:03 am

After you spend some time rockin’ around the Christmas tree, get outside to enjoy this hump day!

It’s the last few days to enjoy the holiday markets in Toronto, including the Toronto Christmas Market. So we’ll see you out there!

Toronto Christmas Market

Toronto’s Christmas Market brings the spirit of the season to life! It’s the last two days to catch the festivities. If you haven’t checked it out yet, make sure to head down soon.

Where: Distillery Historic District, 55 Mill Street
When: Now until December 22

27th annual Kensington Market Winter Solstice

Celebrate the return to warmth and light in the heart of Kensington Market over the Winter Solstice. Support local merchants and unique culture of Toronto’s beloved neighbourhood over the holidays!

Where: Corner of Oxford and Augusta
When: December 21 at 6:30 pm

Light Tipi: yahkâskwan mîkiwahp

Facilitated by Artists Cheryl L’Hirondelle and Joseph Naytowhow, Light Tipi: yahkâskwan mîkiwahp will launch LandMarks2017/Repères2017 with a community-based art activation that will bring light into the darkest day of the year. Followed by warm treats from the Fort York Historic Kitchen. Free admission.

Where: Fort York National Historic Site, 250 Fort York Blvd
When: December 21 at 7 pm


A very traditional, yet non-traditional, Christmas movie, The Gremlins is a must see if you haven’t seen it yet!

Where: The Royal Cinema, 608 College Street
When: December 21 at 7:30 pm

Jingle Bell Rocks!

Join the Harvard Seal Documentary Film Club for their first holiday gathering with a screening of Jingle Bell Rocks! After the screening, stay for a holiday bash to rival your last office party. Pop on that ugly reindeer-emblazoned sweater, grab an eggnog, and join old and new friends as the sounds of the season wash over you. Get $3 off a drink in your Christmas sweater!

Where: Ted Rogers Hot Docs Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West
When: December 21 at 8:30 pm

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