5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, May 7

May 7 2019, 3:49 am

In case you’re looking for a reason to leave your home and have some fun, we’ve put together a list of the top events happening in the city today.

From a massive Toronto Raptors tailgate party to a Back Street Boys sing-a-long, here are the top events happening in Toronto this Tuesday, May 7.

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Canadian Music Week

What: Now in its 38th year, Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music.

When: On now until May 12
Time: Varies by day
Where: Venues throughout the city
Price: Varies by the show

Free Yoga Classes

What: The Sony Centre offers free yoga on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon. No experience is required but bring your own mat and water. Registration is usually available online ahead of the class.

When: May 7
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm
Where:¬†The Sony Centre For The Performing Arts ‚Äď 1 Front Street East
Tickets:¬†FREE ‚Äď register in advance¬†online

Chefs on Deck for Camp Ooch

What: This evening, Cactus Club’s rooftop deck will be turned into a special dining experience in collaboration with some of Toronto’s greatest chefs in support of Camp Oochigeas. Exclusively serving children with cancer, Camp Oochigeas is privately funded, staffed entirely by volunteers, and is completely free. The participating chefs are donating their time, and Cactus Club is donating the food, wine, and space.

When: May 7
Time: Kicks off at 6:30 pm
Where:¬†Cactus Club Cafe ‚Äď 77 Adelaide Street West
Tickets: $250, available from Karen Donaldson via email or at 416-961-6624 x 238.

Millennial Flashback: Backstreet Boys “I Want It That Way”

What: This evening, Choir! Choir! Choir! is letting Torontonians relive their teenage years with an epic sing-a-long party honouring one of the greatest bands of all time, the Back Street Boys. Guests will get to sing along to I Want it That Way, which officially turns 20-years-old this spring.

When: May 7
Time: Doors open at 7 pm
Where: Clintons, 693 Bloor Street West
Admission: $5

Free Toronto Raptors Tailgate Party

What: Our Toronto Raptors are facing the Philadelphia 76ers  this evening as part of the NBA Playoffs. The series is currently tied 2-2. And in case you can’t snag a ticket, there will be a FREE Raptors tailgate party happening in Maple Leaf Square tonight.

When: May 7
Time: 8 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Admission: Free to attend

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