5 things to do in Toronto today: Tuesday, September 10

Sep 9 2019, 8:00 pm

September is in full swing and there are plenty of great ways to get out and enjoy yourself before it’s even hump day. Make the most of your Tuesday, Toronto!

This is what to do in the city today, September 10.

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Toronto International Film Festival

What: There’s no better way to say goodbye to summer than with the city’s biggest film festival – and one of the most influential in the world. Whether you catch a flick, party hard, or go celeb-spotting, there’s something for everyone at TIFF.

When: From now until September 15
Where: Various venues throughout the city
Price: Some events are free, while many are ticketed

Mary J. Blige and Nas concert

What: In Toronto today, Mary J. Blige, one of the most famous and celebrated R&B singers, and Nas, a certified GOAT and rap legend are performing together at the Budweiser Stage amphitheatre as part of their current North American tour.

When: Tuesday, September 10
Time: 8 pm
Where: Budweiser Stage, 909 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Admission: Tickets start at $85, available online

Friends Trivia 5.1

What: It doesn’t matter if you’re on a break, get your crew together and head out to this Friends trivia event. Flex your knowledge of the cafe, Marsell, and every other detail of the iconic series. It’s three rounds of 15 questions with the top three teams winning a $100 Hemingway’s gift card.

When: Tuesday, September 10
Time: Doors open at 6 pm, questions start 7 pm
Where: Hemingway’s Restaurant, 142 Cumberland St
Cost: $9 to enter

Museum of the Moon at The Bentway

Starting today, The Bentway is going to transform into an open-air planetarium, complete with a massive glowing moon that will light up below the Gardiner Expressway. Besides the giant moon, there will be activities including nightly moonlit meditation sessions, free astronomy talks, photo-based installations, and much more. Food and drinks will also be available.

When: On now until September 15
Time: On view from dusk to 11 pm
Where: The Bentway – 250 Fort York, Toronto, ON
Price: Free

Anyone Goes – Not Your Average Jam

What: School’s back in session and it’s time to buckle down and get serious about those improv classes. As part of a bi-monthly lesson series improvisers of all levels (that’s you) are teamed up and given 10-12 minutes to perform an open set. Each team is lead by an experienced improviser with special guests participating as well.

When: Tuesday, September 10
Time: 9:15 pm
Where: John Candy Box Theatre, 99 Blue Jays Way
Cost: Tickets cost $4.42, available online