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

Oct 8 2019, 8:00 pm

There won’t be many problems getting over the hump this Wednesday. The city is filled with everything from great concerts to seminars, and more. Fill today with one of these great events this October 9.

The Black Keys – Let’s Rock Tour

What: Formed in Akron, Ohio, The Black Keys are now a certified force of rock nature. See the duo play along with Modest Mouse and Jessy Wilson. The groups are touring North America as part of their Let’s Rock Tour and will be heading to Boston next.

When: Wednesday, October 9
Time: 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Arena, 40 Bay Street
Admission: Tickets start at $77, available online

What the Migrant Knows: A Long View of Climate Change

What: See the man Foreign Policy magazine named one of the most important global thinkers of the preceding decade as Amitav Ghosh is speaking on the subject of climate change. See the author discuss his experience and concerns related to the topic as part of his fellowship with the Jackman Humanities Institute.

When: Wednesday, October 9
Time: 6 to 8 pm
Where: Innis College Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave
Admission: Free

The Funhouse – A Haunted Experience

What: The Funhouse is taking a turn towards the paranormal. Venture through Toronto’s huge immersive art venue, featuring several new experiences and a twisted take on the art maze.

When: October 9 to November 2
Time: Doors open at 10 am
Where: 
101 Lisgar Street
Price: $28, available online

LowLife Cinema: Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers

What: Six years after Michael Myers was last seen in Haddonfield, he returns at the direction of a mysterious cult in search of his niece, Jamie Lloyd, who has escaped with her newborn child, for which Michael and the sinister cult have plans. Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers features Paul (Stephen) Rudd in his first starring film role

When: Wednesday, October 9
Where: Eyesore Cinema, 1176 Bloor St W
Time: 8:30 pm
Admission: $9

Arch Enemy and Amon Amarth concert

What: Are you ready to rock? See the female-led legends of Swedish melodic metal Arch Enemy, as they’re joined by fellow Swedes and brutal music makers Amon Amarth as part of the Bezerker World Tour.

When: Wednesday, October 9
Where: Rebel, 11 Polson St
Time: 8 pm
Admission: $62, available online