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

Sep 4 2019, 4:00 am

The week just got started and it’s¬†already Wednesday. And there’s no reason to stay in with so many great things going on.

Check out one of these great events happening in Toronto today, September 4.

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Lenny Kravitz

What: Are you going to go his way? Because you definitely should. Lenny Kravitz has been rocking stages for decades, and this week, the funky legend will be coming to Toronto.

When: Wednesday, September 4
Time: 8 pm
Where: Budweiser Stage
Admission: Tickets start at $39.95, available online

Toronto Fashion Week

What: The most fashionable week in Toronto returns for its fifth consecutive season. Toronto Fashion Week (TFW) will take over the lavish Yorkville neighbourhood from September 3 to 5, creating an immersive and experiential community of fashion, art, food and culture, with plenty of awesome events worth sizing up.

When: Now until September 5
Where: Various venues throughout the city
Price: Ticket prices vary by event, and they can be purchased online now

A Culinary Journey Across Canada

What: Head to the Ritz -Carleton and see¬†Iron Chef Canada winner 2018, Chef Alex Chen of Vancouver’s Boulevard Kitchen as well as Oyster Bar and Chopped Canada Judge and owner of Montreal’s Park Restaurants, Chef Antonio Park in collaboration with The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto Executive Chef Paul Shewchuk & Pastry Chef Gael Moutet, and experience culinary talents collide to deliver delicious dishes that showcase each Chef’s unique talents. The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto will be donating the profits to a local food bank charity.

When: Wednesday, September 4
Time: 7 pm to 10 pm
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, 181 Wellington Street West
Admission: Call for reservations, (416) 572-8008, $295 plus gratuities and taxes

Don’t Break the Chain

What: It’s 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. Please be sure to arrive at least 30 minutes ahead of show start time to make sure you get the seats(s) of your choice.

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

Star Trek Trivia Night – Big Fact Hunt

What: Join Quiz Master and Sub (Jenna and Kyle) as they host Big Fact Hunt Trivia at the Beaver for their recurring event. This week, challenge your knowledge of the series, the movies, alien races, sexy Starfleet personnel and all things weird and zany from STAR TREK in the style of the oddest Trivia Duo this side of Queen Street West.

When: Wednesday, September 4
Time: 7:30 pm to 10 pm
Where: The Beaver, 1192 Queen St W