5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, August 31

Aug 30 2017, 8:24 pm

The long weekend is almost upon usā€¦ almost.

Until then, here are some events to check out in and around Toronto today!

FanExpo 2017

Toronto, youā€™re invited to go and geek out atĀ Fan Expo 2017. Explore booths dedicated to everything from horror to anime, check out celebrity panels, or snap a pic with your favourite sci-fi star.

Where:Ā Metro Toronto Convention Centre
When:Ā August 31 to September 3

Donnell Leahy – Live on the Patio

“The violin sings, but the fiddle dances.ā€ It may be an old musicianā€™s proverb, but itā€™s one that fittingly applies to the unique and contemporary style of master fiddler, and leader of the multiple JUNO Award-winning, Ontario-based eight-piece family outfit that bears his surname,Ā Donnell Leahy. Catch him tonight for free at this event.

Where:Ā Roy Thomson Hall,Ā 60 Simcoe Street
When:Ā August 31 at 5 pm

Buck-a-shuck and Live music

It’s truly happy hour at One King West, where oysters are $1 and will be accompanied by wine and live music.

Where:Ā One King West
When:Ā August 31 at 6 pm

Hawaiian Luau Dinner Cruise

Put on your Hawaiian shirt or grass skirt and sayĀ AlohaĀ aboardĀ this Hawaiian Luau dinner cruise.Ā The Hawaiian inspired menu, hula music & dancers will have your hips swaying and your lips saying Mahalo in no time!

Where: Pier 6, 207 Queens Quay West
When:Ā August 31 at 6:30 pm

Atlanta’s Zac Brown Band is back in Toronto, bringing their country sounds to the Budweiser Stage this evening.

Where:Ā Budweiser Stage, 909 Lakeshore Blvd West
When:Ā August 31 at 7 pm

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