5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, November 30

Nov 29 2017, 6:32 pm

In case you didn’t notice, it’s the last day of November!

Which means there’s no better time to get into the festive spirit and to check out a holiday event or party in town.

From a unique Christmas tree display to Home Alone in concert, here are your top events for Thursday, November 30.

Holiday Wine Jam

What: Come and enjoy the 6th annual Holiday Wine Jam at the newly restored Great Hall. Taste over 70 wines paired with holiday snacks for an epic event not to be missed, a perfect solution for your friendsmas or to entertain work colleagues in style.

When: November 30, 7 pm to 11 pm
Where: The Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West 

Home Alone in Concert

What: Enjoy the cult classic Christmas film Home Alone at the iconic Roy Thompson Hall and to the sounds of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, who will perform the film’s memorable soundtrack.

When: November 30 to December 2
Where: Roy Thompson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street

Party Today, Panic Tomorrow

What: Second City’s latest talent-packed mainstage show is now on. Faced with our culture of bad news and political exhaustion, the show encourages the audience to “settle in and get ready for us to spin, sing and laugh away your troubles.”

When: November 30, 7:30 pm to 10 pm
Where: Second City Mainstage Theatre, 51 Mercer Street\

Grease the Musical

What: You’re the one that I want! Come and enjoy an evening with the incredibly talented Janel Parrish, Katie Findlay and Dylan S. Wallach as they star in the classic 1978 romantic-comedy revival. Tickets for tonight’s show start at $49.

When: November 30, 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: The Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street #620

The Gardiner Museum 12 Trees

What: Now in its 27th year, 12 Trees is a beloved holiday tradition in Toronto that features unique installations from Canada’s leading designers and artists where they will have the chance to re-imagine the traditional Christmas tree.

When: November 30
Where: Gardiner Museum, 11 Queen’s Park

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