5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, April 19

Apr 18 2018, 8:36 pm

Toronto, Thursday is finally here, which means we’re one day closer to the weekend.

For those who can’t wait for the weekend to get out and have some fun, we recommend checking out these events happening in the city today.


Free Lunch Time Yoga

What: Spend your lunch hour stretching, twisting, breathing and adding some calm to your Thursday with this FREE yoga class.

When: April 19
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm
Where: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, 1 Front Street East
Admission: Free

FREE pad thai fries at Lisa Marie

What: Lisa Marie is celebrating five years on Queen West this afternoon and for the occasion, the Toronto restaurant is celebrating by giving away free orders of its signature dish pad thai fries.

When: April 19
Time: 12 pm to 1:30 pm
Where: 638 Queen Street West
Price: Free

Brews, BBQ and Tunes

What: This fundraiser event in support of The Stop Community Food Centre will raise the roof with a good ol’ Fashioned Barn Raising! Admission is free for the community event featuring BBQ along with a choice of 50+ craft beers and live music.

When: April 19
Time: 8 pm to 11 pm
Where: Earlscourt BBQ By PorkNinjas, 1278 St Clair Avenue West
Price: Admission is free

AGO Massive

What: Now in its 14th year, AGO Massive has established a reputation as “Toronto’s ultimate contemporary art party.” This epic party offers immersive art installations and performances from Toronto’s most promising creators, DJs that will get you moving, and irresistible food and drink options.

When: April 19
Time: 9 pm to 1 am
Where: Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street West
Price: $175

420 Comedy Festival

What: Kick off your 420 celebrations tonight at this comedy festival. You can enjoy four nights of over 100 stand-up, sketch, improv and burlesque at this BYOP (bring your own pot) venue.

When: April 19 to 22
Time: Thursday, Saturday & Sunday, 8 pm; Friday, 7 pm
Where: Underground Comedy Cafe, 670 Queen Street East 
Admission: From $10 to $25

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