5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, December 4

Dec 4 2019, 4:00 am

Are you ready to Wednesday? The weather is certainly chilly, but it’s still hot all over Toronto, as great events are burning bright from street to street. Have some fun today, December 4.

15th annual Andy Kim Christmas

What: See an increadible lineup of guests all in support of CAMH Gifts Of Light. Tonight they’ve got Tracey Ullman, Ron Sexsmith, Sloan, Bif Naked, Men Without Hats, Crash Test Dummies, Jane Siberry, Lorraine Segato of The Parachute Club, Jake Clemons and Jessica Mitchell with Tim Hicks. That selection of guests cannot be beat tonight.

When: Wednesday, December 4
Time: 7 pm
Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre — 190 Princes’ Boulevard
Admission: Tickets start at $50, available online

Paint Night

What: Designed for the less-than-natural artist, the goal of this evening is to leave with something you can hang in your house with pride. More than an evening of arts, it’s just a good time. Paint Cabin also serves alcohol, teas, and coffee, so basically everything you need to enjoy the evening.

When: Wednesday, December 4
Time: 7 pm
Where: Paint Cabin — 723 Gerrard St. E
Admission: $45, available online

Don’t Break the Chain

What: It’s one of the hardest working stand up show in Toronto. Comedians air out new material they’ve written within an hour that day. It’s all-new bits by these comics, which means all the excitement of raw, unpolished performance. Seating is general admission.

When: Wednesday, December 4
Time: 9:30 pm to 11 pm
Where: Comedy Bar — 45 Bloor Street W
Admission: $5 at the door

Soft Stories

What: Tonight is the opening reception for the photography work, Soft Stories. In it, the artist takes stunning photos of candid nature shots that feature models in large and custom animal costumes, challenging ideas of culture and nature alike. The artist will be in attendance to discuss her work.

When: Wednesday, December 4
Time: 5 to 8 pm
Where: Lyceum Gallery — 969 Queen Street West

stackt Christmas Record Show!

What: Wednesday night is Sip & Shop at stackt. The whole site is licensed and you can enjoy a cocktail, beer or mulled wine while you browse through an increadible selection of records. Belgian Moon Brewery will also be hosting singer/songwriter Don Campbell, making it the perfect event for music lovers (or shopping for one).

When: Wednesday, December 4
Time: 5 to 10 pm
Where: stackt Market — 28 Bathurst Street
Admission: Free

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