5 things to do in Toronto today: Thursday, October 10

Oct 9 2019, 8:29 pm

It doesn’t matter if your week is crawling along slowly or zooming by quickly, because there are so many interesting and fun things to do in the city.

Find something awesome to do to today, Thursday, October 10.

You deserve it, Toronto.

Diet Ghosts Spooktacular Cabaret: An Evening of Magic and Mayhem

What: These magicians don’t have anything up their sleeves. In fact, they’ll be taking them off. Enjoy a hilarious drag, burlesque, and magic show all rolled into one. Enjoy food, drink, and Halloween awesomeness at this increadible show.

When: Thursday, October 10
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: 1214 Queen St W 

Guys Night Out

What: Join Hudson’s Bay in store for an epic evening hosted by TV host and trend-setter, Tyrone Edwards. Shop new fall collections and score some exclusive savings. Sip refreshments, visit their special customization stations, grooming bars, and eat all the retro candy your parents never let you eat.

When: Thursday, October 10
Where: Hudson’s Bay Queen St, 176 Yonge Street
Time: 5:30 to 8 pm

Blue Guerrilla: Building Earth-friendly Landscapes w/ Toronto Green Community

What: Blue Guerrilla is a series of hands-on training and urban exploration walks to help Torontonians understand and celebrate nature in the city by learning about water. In this class, participants will take part in the installation of a rain garden in the Bentway.

When: Thursday, October 10
Time: 6:30 to 7:30 pm
Where: The Bentway, 250 Fort York Blvd
Admission: Free

Fake News: Truth, Trust, Disinformation and Misinformation in Journalism

What: Fake news has become an ever-increasing detriment to civil political discourse globally and particularly in North American society. Join a panel of experts to reflect on the challenges facing Canadians and propose some solutions on how people can be equipped to better evaluate the validity of what they read.

When: Thursday, October 10
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: A100, Glendon College, 2275 Bayview Ave
Admission: Free, register online

Congruence 2

What: Fans of performance dance need to go see BoucharDanse’s Congruence 2 which is described as a “journey of revelation and reverie,” the contemporary company will put on a showing of two different pieces. Sylvie Bouchard will perform Woman in Blue Softly by Lina Cruz as well as Gerry Trentham’s Gravity of Descent, with Learie Mc Nicolls.

When: October 10 to 12
Time: 8 pm
Where: Winchester Street Theatre, 80 Winchester St
Admission: $20 to $50, available online