5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, May 27

May 24 2019, 6:36 pm

The weekend might have come and gone, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to come to an end!

Kick your week into high gear by checking out these awesome events happening in the city today.

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CONTACT Photography Festival

What: Back for another year is the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the largest annual photography event in the world, which showcases works from hundreds of photographers at locations all over the city.

When: On now until May 31
Time: All day
Where: Venues throughout the city
Price: Free

Toronto LGBT Film Festival

What: Each year, the Toronto LGBT Film Festival celebrates the best queer film from Canada and around the world. The 28th Annual Toronto LGBT Film Festival will take place from May 23 to June 2.

When: On now until June 2
Time: Screenings vary by day
Where: TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King Street West
Price: Ticket packages start at $48

Bike to Work Day 2018

What: On Monday, thousands of cyclists from various starting points throughout the city will meet up at the intersection of Yonge and Charles Streets at 7:30 am for a group ride to Nathan Phillips Square for a little celebration, coffee, and pancakes before they head to work for the day.

When: May 27
7 am to 9 am
 Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West
Price: Free

FintechTO – May Edition

What: Those working in the financial tech sector should check out this fun industry event that features Toronto’s fintech founders, innovators and advocates. There will be mingling and drinks, a community open mic, panel and keynote speakers to look forward to.

When: May 27
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm
Where: RBC WaterPark Place, 88 Queens Quay West
Tickets: $32

Local Natives at Phoenix Concert Theatre

What: American indie rock band Local Natives is playing in Toronto this evening. Middle Kids will be joining them on stage.

When: May 27
Time: 7 pm
Where: The Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne Street
Price: From $39.50

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