5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, August 15

Aug 15 2018, 2:47 am

Happy Humpday, Toronto.

Looking for something fun to do today? Here are five great ways to spend your Wednesday.

Blockchain Futurist Conference

What: This two-day inaugural event will cap off the first ever Canadian Blockchain Week, which will bring together pioneers and enthusiasts in the industry to discuss what’s next for blockchain, and the importance of Toronto as a growing blockchain hub.

When: August 15 and 16
Time: Wednesday, 8 am to 7:30 pm; Thursday, 8 am to 11 pm
Where: Rebel, 11 Polson Street
Price: From $100

Yoga in St. James Park

What: Break up your afternoon with a free outdoor yoga class in St. James Park led by the YMCA. Classes will run every Wednesday of the month.

When: August 15
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm
Where: St. James Park, 120 King East
Price: Free

Union Summer Market Free Movies: Wonder Woman

What: Today is the final day to catch a free flick at the Union Summer Market. Every screening will start at 7:30 pm and free popcorn will be given out to the first 100 guests courtesy of Fairmont Royal York.

When: August 15
7:30 pm
Where: Union Station, 65 Front Street West, Toronto
Price: Free

Open Roof Festival

What: The often sold-out Festival returns this evening. As usual, Open Roof will offer filmgoers an eclectic mix of Hollywood and indie flicks paired with emerging musicians or bands in a variety of genres. Tonight’s screening is Isle of Dogs with music from Toronto-based art-pop band Goosebump.

When: August 15
Time: 7 pm to 11 pm
Where: Sterling Road in the Lower Junction Triangle (the lot adjacent to 158 Sterling Road)
Price: $15.75

Movie Nights in The Beach Village

What: Movie Nights are back for 2018. Join The Beach Village for Movie Nights in the Park every Wednesday with screenings will rotate between Kew Gardens and Ivan Forrest Gardens Park. As always, admission (and popcorn) is FREE. Tonight’s screening is Ferdinand.

When: August 15
Time: Roughly 9 pm
Where: Kew Gardens
Price: Free to attend

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