5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, November 14

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Thursday is the new Friday. Get out there and prove it at one of these great events going down in the city today, November 14. Things might be chilly but that’s no excuse to stay inside, Toronto.


What: RING is the latest production from choreographer Ame Henderson. It continues Henderson’s fascinating work into the relationship between sound and movement. Much will be improvised and no performance the same as the last.

When: November 14 to 23
Time: 8 pm
Where: Toronto Dance Theatre, 80 Winchester Street
Admission: $20 to $30

Toronto Christmas Market 2019

What: Fight it as much as you want, Christmas is coming. Get into the spirit of things at the Toronto Christmas Market. The market will feature entertainment, beer gardens, vendors, and a whole lot of Christmas cheer. Get cozied up, and head down to the Distillery District to experience its magic.

When: November 14 to December 22
Time: Tuesday to Thursday, 12 pm to 9 pm; Friday, 12 pm to 10 pm; Saturday, 10 am to 10 pm; Sunday, 10 am to 9 pm
Where: Distillery District
Admission: Free on weekdays, ticketed on weekends

Holiday Window Unveiling

What: Santa and friends are making a visit to Hudson’s Bay Queen St to kick off the holiday season with the unveiling of the new holiday windows. Join local personalities and their families as they participate in Hudson’s Bay’s charitable competition “Wrap for a Cause.” The family to wrap the most gifts will be awarded $25,000 to be gifted to the charity of their choice.

When: Thursday, November 14
Time: 5:30 to 9 pm
Where: Hudson’s Bay Queen Street
Admission: Free

Art Attack

What: This annual live auction features work from dozens of the country’s foremost contemporary artists, and offers an astounding collection of artist multiples and limited edition prints. There’s also a silent auction full of products and cultural experiences from a variety of local businesses. See lots of surprise performances, tasty treats from Sassafraz, free beer (and a striptease) from the boys at Steamwhistle, and more, all to support a good cause.

When: Thursday, November 14
Time: 7 pm
Where: Buddies in Bad Times, 12 Alexander St.
Admission: $40, available online

The Architecture & Design Film Festival

What: With a full line-up of 24 films, 20 speakers, and panel discussions, come together to celebrate unique creative spirits in the world of cinema and architecture and design. This is the inaugural event for the festival and not to be missed.

When: November 14 to 17
Time: Times vary
Where: TIFF Bell Lightbox, 350 King St W
Admission: $14, available online