5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, January 9

Jan 9 2019, 4:57 am

Happy Hump Day, Toronto.

It’s already Wednesday, and that means the work week is almost ready to wind down. To get you there faster, check out what’s happening in the city this January 9.

The 2019 C!hurch of Bowie #2 ‘Rebel Rebel’

What: Choir! Choir! Choir! is kicking off the new year in the best way possible: by celebrating the one and only David Bowie on his birthday. Come and celebrate this icon with an epic singalong at Clintons. Tonight’s track is Rebel Rebel.

When: January 9
Time: Doors open at 7 pm
Where: Clintons, 693 Bloor Street
Price: $5

Moosehead Trivia Night

What: This evening you can join comedians Joey Harlem and James O’Hara for a wickedly fun night filled with comedy and trivia. Rally up a team of up to four friends and challenge other locals at this epic trivia night. First place is $100 cash, second place is a free burger and pint coupon (for up to four people max per team), and third place is a free pitcher of Moosehead.

When: January 9
Time: 7 pm
Where: Fifth Pubhouse,  221 Richmond Street West
Price: Free to play (pay for what you order)

Jeff Dunham: Passively Aggressive

What: American comedian and legendary ventriloquist Jeff Dunham is bringing his Passively Aggressive tour Toronto this evening. The comic will bring out his usual characters for an evening that won’t disappoint.

When: January 9
Time: 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Price: Tickets from $85

Smartypints Trivia

What: If you find that you always seem to know random facts about unusual topics, you’re going to want to check out Eastbound Brewing’s smartypints trivia night this evening. Prizes and bragging rights are up for grabs.

When: January 9
Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Eastbound Brewing, 700 Queen Street East
Price: Free

Healthy Chocolate Making

What: If the holiday sugar rush upped your sweet cravings and you’re looking for an alternative way to curb them, try this healthy chocolate making workshop. Raw cacao and chocolate have phenomenal health benefits, including being high in magnesium and anandamide… which is literally a “bliss chemical.” Find your own bliss making chocolatey, vegan, nut-free goodies infused with superfoods.

When: January 9
Time: 8:30 pm to 8 pm
Where: The Mad Bean Coffee House – 519 Eglinton Avenue West
Price: $82

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