5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, May 3

May 2 2018, 8:01 pm

Well Toronto, we’re now one day closer to the weekend.

And in case you’re in the mood to blow off some steam and have a little fun, we’ve rounded up some awesome events happening throughout the city for this fine Thursday.


Designer Shoe Sale

What: Get a head start on your summer shopping at this designer shoe sale where you can shop from over 30,000 pairs of shoes from designers like Louise et Cie, Sam Edelman, Vince Camuto, Cole Haan, and more.

When: May 3 to 6
Time: Thursday & Friday, 10 am to 9 pm; Saturday & Sunday 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Markham Fairgrounds, 10801 McCowan Rd
Price Admission is free

Toronto Jewish Film Festival

What: The Toronto Jewish Film Festival returns to the city this week for its 25th season, offering movie buffs a range of options from comedies and dramas to documentaries and shorts.

When: May 3 to 13
Time: Screenings vary by day
Where: Various theatres throughout the city
Varies by screening: $20 opening night, $15 general screenings, $10 weekday matinees

Tomorrow Tonight Panel

What: Absolut Vodka is hosting a panel that will involve cultural leaders discussing topics surrounding inclusivity and self-expression, and how progressive nightlife can support social progress. It’s all about building a better Toronto nightlife while raising funds for an important cause.

When: May 3
Time: 6 pm
Where: 68 Claremont Street, 3rd floor
Price: Panel is free to attend

Electric Dreams

What: This free public event will bring together artists, technologist, and art critics to discuss how exponential technologies will impact the next 100 years of art, design, and entertainment.

When: May 3
Time: 6:30 pm to 9 pm
Where: The Design Exchange, 234 Bay Street
Price: Free to attend

Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers 

What: The Raptors will be hosting Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers this evening for Game Two of the Conference Semi-Finals.

When: May 3
Time: 6 pm
Air Canada Centre, 40 Bay Street
Price: Tickets are still available starting at $128

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