5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, December 26

Dec 24 2019, 7:34 am

It’s Boxing Day. Time to burn off all those dinners with friends and family, by going out and having some fun with your friends and family.

There’s more than a few things to do between now and the new year, so get started today, Thursday, December 26.

Boxing Day Karaoke at The Ossington

What: It’s the perfect time of the year to come sing your heart out in front of the most supportive karaoke crowd going. Sing those holiday blues away, they’re over now.

When: Thursday, December 26
Time: 9 pm
Where: The Ossington — 61 Ossington Avenue

Santa’s Afterparty

What: It’s got drink deals, drag shows, awesome tunes, and more. All are welcome at this post-holiday celebration. So get ready for a serious bash and have some fun.

When: Thursday, December 26
Time: 9 pm
Where: El Convento Rico — 750 College Street
Admission: Free

Absolut Spacedisco: Boxing Day

What: It’s Boxing Day’s most groovy dance event. The theme is “Absolut Spacedisco” and the Djs will be playing the best funky, deep, jackin’, and discofied house music in the city. Cleanse your pallet of Christmas songs.

When: Thursday, December 26
Time: 9 pm
Where: 1032 Queen Street West
Admission: $15 to $20, available online

My Neighbor Totoro

What: This is a classic. If you’re a fan of wonder, imagination, and animation, do yourself a favour and go see Totoro on the big screen. It’s a magical adventure of mythical creatures and the increadible artwork of Studio Ghibli.

When: Thursday, December 26
Time: 1:30 pm
Where: Revue Cinema — 400 Roncesvalles Avenue
Admission: $10 to $13, available online

Love Actually

What: This may or may not really be a love story, but it certainly fun to watch. Follow everyone from ageing rockstars to the Prime Minister, as they fumble their way through love, romance, and Christmas.

When: December 26 and 27
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Cinesphere — Remembrance Drive
Admission: $15, available online