5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, February 6

Feb 5 2020, 8:47 pm

The weekend certainly has a monopoly on fun, but don’t let that stop you from trying something new this very cool Thursday, February 6.

Science Days

What: To assist families affected by school closures, special days of interactive discovery will be available at the Science Centre. Bring the kids to make new friends, explore the exhibit halls and take part in hands-on science activities at the full-day program.

When: Thursday, February 6
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Where: Ontario Science Centre — 770 Don Mills Road
Admission: 
$75, available online

Toronto on Film Exhibition

What: This self-described “non-linear” exploration of Toronto on film. The work also relies on a large projection of this city with overlays by local filmmakers and actors talking about the city they love.

When: Thursday, February 6
Time: Noon to 7 pm
Where: TIFF — 350 King Street West
Admission: 
Free, register online

Michael Kiwanuka

What: British singer songwriter, Michael Kiwanuka is taking the stage in Toronto tonight. Watch this genuine hero croon sweet melodic jams out all night.

When: Thursday, February 6
Time: 7 pm
Where: Rebel — 11 Polson Street
Admission: 
$25 to $40, available online

Duo Derby RE:Birth

What: It’s a comedy dual. Head to a WWE style Duo Tournament and Battle Royale where, unlike professional wrestling, you, the fans get to pick the winners. Multiple groups of comedy heavyweights will be competing.

When: Thursday, February 6
Time: 9:30 pm
Where: The Social Capital Theatre — 154 Danforth Avenue
Admission: 
$5

Chocolate Grove – Tribalism

What: From the Beach to Alternity, Osman Okey makes his return to the groove for a night of Afrohouse and world grooves to celebrate Black History Month. There will be live drumming and DJs at this awesome event.

When: Thursday, February 6
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Alternity — 333 Bloor Street West
Admission: 
$20