5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, August 22

Aug 18 2017, 3:19 am

Another summery Tuesday ahead of us, which means mid-week events across the city. Head out and enjoy your Tuesday, Toronto!

Play the Park Concert 

Pack your dancing shoes in your lunchbox and let the danceable music of the Americas take you away. Let this feel good cultural music of Toronto make you forget about being at work. Tuesdays this summer at Trinity Square Park will feature Latin, Americana, Salsa, Reggae, and Samba music that will have you up out of your seat!

Where: Trinity Square Park, 19 Trinity Square
When: August 22 at 12 pm

Twilight Tuesdays: Drake One Fifty Night Market Round

Twilight strikes again for another night market in the York Street parkette (west side of York St. between Richmond + Adelaide by Drake One Fifty)! Step up your apres-work with some al fresco fun.

Where: 150 York Street
When: August 22 at 5 pm

The Hitch-Hiker introduced by Jesse Wente

Head to TIFF tonight for an event with director of TIFF Cinematheque Jesse Wente as he introduces Ida Lupino’s nail-biting noir thriller.

Where: TIFF, 350 King Street West
When: August 22 at 6:30 pm


The seven-time Grammy Award winning British band announced their 2017 North American dates for their “A Head Full of Dreams Tour,” which sees the group stopping in Canada for the time in five years. They have two dates in Toronto and we’re on to night number two!

Where:  Rogers Centre, 1 Blue Jays Way
When: August 22 at 7 pm

It Comes At Night

Imagine the end of the world. Now imagine something worse. Award-winning filmmaker Trey Edward Shults follows his breakout debut KRISHA with the psychological horror thriller IT COMES AT NIGHT, centering on a teenaged boy (Kelvin Harrison, Jr.) as he grapples with mounting terrors—external and otherwise—in the aftermath of an unnamed cataclysm. And now you can watch it all outdoors!

Where:  Open Roof Festival, 99 Sudbury
When: August 22 at 7 pm

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