5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, November 26

Nov 25 2019, 8:10 pm

Tuesday is back with a vengeance in Toronto. Buckle down and get out there at any one of these great local events today, November 26.

History or Nothing: Arts and Music Festival

What: This is the showcase event of a four-day event built around the arts: music, fashion, and photography. The festival aims to bring together artists who can create new music together, build marketing platforms and avenues, and showcase their work.

When: Tuesday, November 26
Time: 7 pm
Where: Drake Underground, 1150 Queen Street West
Admission: $10, register online

Banged-Up Comedy

What: Banged-Up Comedy returns with its hilarious antics for an evening filled with some of Toronto’s best stand-up comics, including Marissa Cristiano, Darcia Armstrong, Joel Edmiston, and more.

When: Tuesday, November 26
Time: 8 pm to 10 pm
Where: Tallboys, Craft Beer House, 838 Bloor Street West
Price: $10

Marriage Story

What: Marriage Story is an incisive and compassionate portrait of a marriage breaking up, and a family staying together, starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, and co-starring Laura Dern, Alan Alda, and Ray Liotta. It was TIFF19’s runner up for the Grolsch People’s Choice Award, and is being shown on gorgeous 35 mm.

When: Tuesday, November 26
Time: 11 am
Where: TIFF, 350 King Street West
Admission: $14, available online

National Geographic Live: Mark Synnott, Climber

What: Mark Synnott is a man ever on the brink of new discovery. A big wall rock-climber, he’s made first ascents of some of the world’s tallest, most forbidding walls, from Baffin Island to Pakistan. Today, he uses his skills to break scientific ground, reaching incredibly inaccessible environments in search of rare species. It’s all in the spirit of adventure and exploration in order to educate about these sites of strange, remote beauty.

When: Tuesday, November 26
Time: 8 pm
Where: Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street
Admission: Tickets start at $24, available online

Monday! The Karaoke Cult’s Karaoke is art!!! ReMix!

What: There are far too many exclamation points in their title, but they certainly get the point across. This karaoke jam will be wild. There are drink and food deals going on so you can feed your stomach as well as your musical soul.

When: Tuesday, November 26
Time: 9 pm
Where: Remix Lounge Toronto, 1305 Dundas Street
Admission: Free