5 things to do in Toronto today: Monday, October 15

Oct 12 2018, 9:25 pm

The weekend might have come and gone but it doesn’t mean the fun has to end.

From a cannabis edibles education to foodie events and a comedy show, here are the top events happening throughout the city today.

The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Cannabis-Infused Edibles and Beverages

What: Cannabis is very close to legalization in Canada, and with access to such a unique product, entrepreneurs are lining up to prepare all kinds of businesses. The entrepreneur’s guide to cannabis-infused edibles and beverages is a conference to educate entrepreneurs and other business people on the prospects of marijuana in food and drinks. There will be a ton of speakers from across the industry, with a keynote from the Herb Chef.

When: October 15
Time: 7 am to 6 pm
Where: 215 King Street East
Price: Admission varies

Canadian Pizza Summit

What: This is the only trade show in Canada dedicated to everyone’s favourite art form: pizza making. Whether someone is a pizzeria owner or employee, or are looking to get into the industry, this show is perfect for all kinds of people. (Or for anyone who just really likes pizza). See over 12 exhibitions specializing in the pizza industry, keynote speakers on topics such as millennial attitudes, and educational seminars.

When: October 15
Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Where: 672 Dupont Street
Price: Admission is free

Italian Wine Expo 2018

What: The Italian Wine Expo is here with delicious delicacies from all over Italy. For $25, attendees can enjoy snacks and five wine tokens. The public tasting lasts from 5 – 8 pm, but for those interested in the media tour or walk-around trade tasting, spots are limited and a reservation is a must.

When: October 15
Time: 1:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: 251 Queen Street West
Price: Admission is $25

NOSH Hamilton

What: NOSH Hamilton celebrates the restaurants and the culinary culture of Toronto’s neighbouring city. Described as a “week of culinary adventures and events,” food tours, chef battles, and unique food experiences are all part of this week.

When: October 15 to 21
Price: Varies by location
Where: 
Across Hamilton, Ontario
Price: Varies by location

Ossington Comedy

What: If you’re looking to get your laugh on, The Ossington will be hosting its weekly Monday night comedy show tonight. Hosted by Clare Belford, tonight’s acts include Amber Harper-Young, Tamara Appleton, Everardo Ramirez, Nick Martinello and Cassie Cao.

When: October 15
Time: 7 pm to 12 am
Where: The Ossington, 61 Ossington Avenue
Price: Pay what you can

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