It’s a brand new week Toronto!
Luckily for you, there are a number of awesome events happening throughout the city this week to keep you plenty busy
From a spooky Halloween party to the 10th annual TEDxToronto, here are the top six events taking place this week.
What: To help get voters to polls, Bike Share Toronto is offering free rides on Monday. In an effort to help and encourage Torontonians to travel to their voting locations, Bike Share Toronto is hosting a Free Ride Day for the 2018 Municipal Election. Voters can pick up a FREE Single Trip pass to get to a voting station on time.
When: October 22
Time: All day
Where: Bike Share stations across the city
What: This is a massive party to celebrate the best new restaurants in Canada and reveals the country’s 10 new favourites. The contenders are chosen by Food Critic Nancy Matsumoto, who travelled across the country under fake names to try all the new Canadian spots. These restaurants are then brought to Toronto to dish it out in front of a panel of industry experts.
When: October 25
Time: 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Price: Admission is $90
What: Taking place this Friday at Evergreen Brick Works, this marks the conferences 10th year in Toronto and it will aim to be more transformative and inspiring than ever while exploring the concept of ‘identity’ as its theme. The group of speakers are from a diverse range of industries and experiences, each with their own impactful message to share. Each speaker promises to shift conversations, actively challenge conventions and create positive change.
When: October 26
Time: 8:30 am to 5 pm
Where: Toronto Evergreen Brickworks, 550 Bayview Avenue
Price: Tickets are $250
What: Splash into Dark Waters on October 26. This 19+ event will send chills through your gills as you explore the dark side of the aquarium. Beware of creatures from the deep because this is not your average Halloween party. Once you catch your breath, grab a few drinks, join the costume contest, and enjoy the thrilling views as you dance the night away. Just be careful of what lurks below.
When: October 26
Time: 8 pm to 12 am
Where: Ripley’s Aquarium, 288 Bremner Boulevard
Tickets: Available online for $30
What: This year’s Fall Movie Wardrobe Sale will be happening in Toronto this Saturday and will feature over 30 vendors selling clothing and accessories from costume rental houses and various TV productions.
When: October 27
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Price: Entrance is $7
What: The 15th season of Pedestrian Sundays brings back one awesome way to spend your Sundays this month. Performers, musicians, artists, and shopping, basically an awesome Sunday Funday. This marks the final Pedestrian Sunday of the year, so it’s an event you won’t want to miss.
When: October 28
Time: 12 pm to 7 pm
Where: Kensington Market
Price: Free to attend