Monday, we meet again.
Rather than letting the top of the week blues get the best of you, make the most of the brand new week by checking out these events happening in the city today, Monday, June 10.
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What: The 13th annual Luminato Festival returns to Toronto this week. From June 7 to 23, the multi-arts and multi-platform event will take over the city for 17 days of free and ticketed programming. From a larger-than-life mirrored maze and provocative new work by one of Canada’s most renowned puppet masters to a massive choral event along Toronto’s waterfront and the North American premiere of a reimagined dance classic, Luminato will host over 165 Canadian and international artists.
When: On now until June 23
Time: Varies by day
Where: Various venues throughout the city
Price: Varies by event
What: Queen Street West is about to get a brand new immersive installation. And it’s going to be a houseful of fun. Toronto-based art collective Mondo Forma and Universal Music Canada are bringing The Funhouse to downtown. The immersive, experiential art maze, inspired by music and created in collaboration with some of Toronto’s most exciting artists, and will open this Saturday.
When: On now through to September
Time: Doors open at 10 am
Where: 101 Lisgar Street
Price: $28 general admission
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: Mondays between June 10 and September 2 (except July 1)
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Price: Free to participate
What: Join the TechTO community this evening and meet and learn from Toronto’s technology leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts. Look forward to mingling and drinks, demos and showcases, a community open mic, presentations and more.
When: June 10
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm
Where: RBC WaterPark Place, 88 Queens Quay West
What: Our Toronto Raptors are facing the Golden State Warriors this evening as part of the NBA Playoffs for Game 5. And in case you can’t snag a ticket, there will be a FREE Raptors tailgate party happening in Maple Leaf Square tonight.
When: June 10
Time: Gates open at 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Admission: Free to attend