5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, August 19

Aug 18 2019, 7:30 pm

It’s a brand new week, Toronto.

Get it started on the right note by checking out some of the top events happening in and around the city today, Monday, August 19.

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Yoga in the Square

What: It’s almost time to get your stretch on. Because Yoga in the Square is officially returning to Yonge-Dundas square in June. The popular downtown Toronto hub is teaming up with lululemon for the second year in a row to bring the city free, weekly community yoga sessions.

When: On Monday’s now through September 2
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Price: Free to participate

Museum of Broken Relationships

What: Described as a physical and virtual public space created with the intention of “treasuring and sharing your heartbreak stories and symbolic possessions,” this museum is a massive reminder that no matter what you’re going through, you’re not alone. If Monday feels tough and sticky, take yourself on a date to a place where diving into the sadness might actually make you feel better.

When: On until September 8
Where: Harbourfront Centre – 235 Queens Quay West
Price: FREE

ROM 3rd Monday Nights Free

What: On 3rd Monday Nights Free, ROM guests will be able to explore the museum’s galleries and collections, free of charge. With complimentary access and extended hours, visitors are invited to explore art, culture, and nature in the museum’s 40 permanent galleries.

When: August 19
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park
Price: Free to attend

P!nk: Beautiful Trauma World Tour 2019

What: The one and only P!nk is in Toronto this evening as part of her Beautiful Trauma world tour. Get ready for an evening filled with the singer’s chart-topping hits and an incredible performance you won’t forget.

When: August 19
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Price: Tickets from $193

ALTdot Comedy Lounge

What: ALTdot features regular drop-in guests from around the world, character pieces, and fantastic stand-up all showcased in a comfortable cabaret atmosphere, making it a must-see comedy experience.

When: August 19
Time: 9 pm to 11 pm
Where: The Rivoli Backroom, 334 Queen Street West
Tickets: $10 at the door