5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, March 20

Mar 19 2019, 8:40 pm

Toronto, happy first day of spring!

If you’re already itching to get out and have some fun, we recommend checking out these awesome events happening in the city today.

From concerts and Macaron Day, here are the top events happening in Toronto this Wednesday.

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Macaron Day in Toronto

What: As per annual tradition, Toronto bakeries and cafes will spend March 20 serving up special flavours of this sweet Parisian treat in support of local charities.

When: March 20
Where: Bakeries and cafes throughout the city. A full list of participating locations can be found here

Water Docs Film Festival 2019

What: Water Docs is a film festival about all things water. Come and enjoy feature and short films, live Q&A sessions with filmmakers, artists, activists, and speakers.

When: March 20 to 24
Time: Screenings vary by day
Where: Hod Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West
Price: Festival pass starts at $40

KISS at the Scotiabank Arena

What: Are you ready to Rock and Roll All Nite? Rock legends KISS has announced that after an epic 45-year-career, they will launch their final tour ever in 2019. The 44-city North American tour is stopping in Toronto this week.

When: March 20
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Admission: Tickets start at $149.94

The Empire Strikes Back in Concert

What: Star Wars fans can experience the scope and grandeur of The Empire Strikes Back like never before with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra performing the timeless music by Oscar-winning composer John Williams live to the films.

When: March 20 to 23
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Roy Thompson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street
Admission: Tickets range from $50.90 to $126.75

Mariah Carey in Toronto

What: The queen of pop is coming to Toronto! Get ready to dance the night away to all of Mariah Carey’s top hits as part of her Caution World Tour.

When: March 20
Time: 8 pm
Where: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
Tickets: From $136