6 can't miss Toronto events of the week: November 18 to 24

Nov 15 2019, 10:27 am


There’s no denying it anymore, November is definitely here. That’s a good thing though — say it enough times and maybe it’ll be true. To help convince you, we’ve rounded up some of the best things to do around town this November 18 to 24.

ScHoolboy Q: CrasH Tour

What: Get some trap fusion, with the drip drop tonight at Rebel with ScHoolboy Q. One of the hottest rappers in the game right now, it’s a show of ridiculous flow, not to be missed.

When: Monday, November 18
Time: 7 pm
Where: Rebel, 11 Polson Stree
Admission: Tickets start at $49.50, available online

Nerdin’ Trivia

What: Do you fancy yourself a Mega-mind? Brainiac? M.o.d.o.k? Riddler? Pearl? All of the above? Grab the nerdiest people you know and prepare to have your minds blown through four rounds of pop-culture trivia for the chance to win cool prizes and be named the ultimate trivia master.

When: Tuesday, November 19
Time: 7 pm
Where: Storm Crow Manor, 580 Church St
Admission: Free

The One of a Kind Show

What: While this market is much larger than your typical artisan market, the One of a Kind Show is the perfect opportunity to shop for Canadian handmade goods while the weather is still somewhat reasonable.

When: November 21 to December 1
Time: Times vary
Where: Enercare Centre, 100 Princes’ Blvd
Admission: $15, available online

Gourmet Food & Wine Expo

What: Passionate wine and food lovers descend on Toronto’s Metropolitan Convention Centre each November for what organizers call the “region’s largest event of its kind.” The event lures some of the best national chefs, local culinary stars, celebrated winemakers, brewmasters, and mixologists. If you’re serious about wine and food, this is for you.

When: November 21 to 24
Time: Thursday, 6 to 10 pm; Friday, 2 to 10 pm; Saturday, 12 to 10 pm; Sunday, 12 pm to 6 pm
Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St W
Admission: $55 for the weekend, available online

City and Colour

What: See Dallas Green perform on tour for his fifth studio album A Pill For Loneliness. The singer/songwriter has been in people’s ears since he was the guitarist for Alexisonfire. See the solo project that made him a household name this fall.

When: Friday, November 22
Time: 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Admission: Tickets start at $80, available online

Blade Runner 2049

What: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

When: November 22 to 24
Time: November 22 and 23, 7:30 pm; November 24, 4:30 pm
Where: Cinesphere, 955 Lake Shore Blvd W
Admission: $15, available online