5 things to do in Toronto today: Wednesday, October 10

Oct 9 2018, 8:21 pm

Happy Hump Day, Toronto.

It’s already Wednesday, and the short week is almost ready to wind down. To get you there faster, check out what’s happening in the city Wednesday, October 10.

World Press Photo Exhibit

What: Come and experience this incredible global exhibition presenting the best visual journalism of the past year. Here you’ll find the most compelling photos in stunning high-quality Canon prints.

When: Now until October 23
Time: 9 am to 9 pm
Where: Brookfield Place, Allen Lambert Galleria, 181 Bay Street
Price: Admission into the exhibit is free

Wolverine Warehouse Sale

What: Starting on Wednesday, there’s a huge Wolverine Worldwide warehouse sale happening near Toronto. Shop from brands like Saucony, Keds, and Sperry to name a few, in addition to Levy Canada, who will be selling hundreds of winter coats for great prices.

When: October 10 to 14
Time: Wednesday to Friday, 10 am to 8 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm Where: 400 Harry Walker Parkway South, Newmarket
Price: Free admission

Cannabis celebration at Yonge-Dundas Square

What: The federal legalization of cannabis is just over a week away and Up Cannabis, an Ontario-based licensed producer, is celebrating with a free event at Yonge-Dundas Square.  Highlights include a performance by Choir!Choir!Choir!, with a special tribute to Gord Downie featuring Tragically Hip band members Rob Baker and Johnny Fay. There will also be an installation called the “UPside Down House” which encourages a new perspective on cannabis.

When: October 10 and 11
Time: 12 pm to 8 pm
Where: Yonge-Dundas Square
Price: Free to attend

Board Again Game Night

What: There’s nothing quite like ending a friendship over a game of Monopoly! Tonight you can do just this at Away Cafe’s weekly board game night. For $6, you can play unlimited games all night long. So round up your friends or get ready to meet some new ones over an old school board game.

When: October 10
Time: 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: Away Cafe, 536 Queen Street West
Price: $6

Halloween Haunt

What: Canada’s Wonderland is transforming from theme park to scream park during its annual Halloween Haunt, which kicks off for its 14th season this Saturday. Experience the thrilling park rides, and then the chills of 20 terrifying haunted attractions and shows.

When: Select nights from now until October 31
Time: From 7 pm to midnight on select nights
Where: Canada’s Wonderland
Price: Tickets start at $32.99

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