5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, July 17

Jul 16 2018, 9:24 pm

Make the most of today by checking out these awesome events happening throughout the city this fine Tuesday, July 17.

Vans Warped Tour

What: The iconic Warped Tour will be making its only Canadian stop in Toronto this week, giving Torontonians the chance to relive their glory days. Mayday Parade, Reel Big Fish, Sum 41, Underoath, The Maine, and Simple Plan are some of the bands hitting the stage.

When: July 17
Time: 11 am
Where: Budweiser Stage
Price: From $79

Pop up Flower Market

What: You can shop from some incredible floral vendors such as Twig Flowers, Euclid Flowers, Homebody Collective, The Blossom Box and Studio Indent at this pop-up flower market. Feeling hungry? Booyah will be serving small-batch gourmet ice cream flavours served in colourful sprinkle-dipped waffle shells or sandwiched in between fresh-baked cookies and Holy Cannoli will be selling authentic Italian cannoli, freshly filled to order.

When: July 17
Time: 11 am to 2:30 pm
Where: Commerce Court, Southeast corner of King Street and Bay Street
Price: No admission

Play the Parks

What: Play the Parks is back for the 6th season and will feature free lunchtime concerts in the Downtown Yonge BIA district throughout the summer.

When: July 17
Time: 12:30 pm to 2 pm
Where: Trinity Square Park, 19 Trinity Square
Price: Free to attend

The Eagles in Concert

What: Legendary rock band, the Eagles, are performing in Toronto this evening. The reconfigured group – billed officially as “Don Henley, Joe Walsh & Timothy B. Schmit, with Vince Gill and Deacon Frey”, will be singing all their hits including Hotel Californa, Take It Easy, and New Kid in Town.

When: July 17
Time:
8 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Price: Tickets start at $90

City Cinema: Rockumentaries

What: Yonge-Dundas Square is providing Toronto the ultimate summer soundtrack with Rockumentaries, a lineup of non-fiction films that explore the life and times of some of North America’s most beloved musical acts, featuring different artists and their signature sounds every Tuesday. Tonight’s screening is Standing in the Shadows of Motown.

When: July 17
Time: 8 pm
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Price: Free to attend

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