Category Archives: celebration

September 27

Elevate Festival 2022, Sept. 20-22

It was 3 days , 350 speakers and 30,000+ Attendees. for the Elevate Festival 2022. Day 1 of Elevate Festival featured CEO & Co-Founder of Elevate, Lisa Zarzeczny and special guests kicked the night off with the story of Elevate and how great it was to reunite innovators for another in-person festival! On the Main […]

September 25

A Weekend Split With The Tampa Bay Rays Vs The Blue Jays. Sept.24th&25th,2022

The Blue Jays split the series versus the Rays Now they head home with a solid grip on the top wild-card spot and a playoff-berth clinch sooner than later . Their magic number is down to four after a  3-1 win on Saturday and a 7-1 win on Sunday secured a four-game weekend split at […]

September 23

Announcing Fall Exhibitions at the McMichael: Rajni Perera and Dempsey Bob

Exhibitions at the McMichael: Contemplation and Conversations in Canadian ArtTom Thomson (1877–1917), Petawawa Gorges, 1916, oil on wood panel, 21.4 x 26.5 cm, Purchased with funds donated by Major F.A. Tilston, V.C., McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1981.9.2 September 22, 2022, KLEINBURG, ON – The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is pleased to announce its fall/winter slate of exhibitions; three presentations […]

September 22

The Polaris Prize@The Carlu-Mon., Sept.19th,2022

By Wayne Baggs Polaris recognizes and markets albums of the highest artistic integrity, without regard to musical genre, “Lifting up artists is more important than ever and we are proud to support the groundbreaking music the Polaris nominees create,” said Gary Slaight, president, and CEO of Slaight Communications. The Polaris Music Prize is one of […]

September 18

Supper Suite Hosts Four Premiere Film Parties For Sony Classic Pictures @MARBL During TIFF 2022

By:A.J.Lam, Nicholas Chan & BKONTHESCENE The exclusive Supper Suite was back in Toronto with a VIP pop-up that took place at MARBL Restaurant located on King Street West just blocks from the TIFF Light Box hub. The event returned for the four days of the opening weekend of the 2022 Toronto International Film Festival.  After […]

September 12

TIFF Tribute Awards

TIFF Tribute Awards   “This Festival is really stepping ahead and moving the needle by intention” — Meryl Streep, recipient of the 2019 TIFF Tribute Actor Award The TIFF Tribute Awards presented by Bvlgari honour the film industry’s outstanding contributors and their achievements, recognizing leading industry members, acting talent, directorial expertise, new talent, and below-the-line […]

September 06

The Canadian National Exhibition Aug.19th-Sept. 5th, 2022

By A.J.Lam, Wayne Baggs & BKONTHESCENE The last CNE experience was in August 2019, and we couldn’t wait for the 18 days of fun and we really enjoyed the traditional “end of summer “ fair !A picket line of strikers, some inclement weather and heavy traffic jams didn’t hamper the 141st  edition of the CNE, from Aug.19th-Sept. 5th, […]

September 05

Rare TELLURIDE & TORONTO Film Festival Double Premiere Highlights A Musical Icon and The Intoxicating Sound of Bossa Nova in New Documentary Miúcha, The Voice of Bossa Nova

(Telluride/Toronto) In a very rare honor, both the Telluride and Toronto Int’l Film Festivals will present special premiere screenings of Daniel Zarvos and Lianne Mutti’s stunning documentary feature Miúcha, The Voice of Bossa Nova, an innovative mix of archival images, animation, rare recorded interviews and the intoxicating sounds of Bossa Nova. Using the powerful and fascinating story of the […]

September 04

Max Verstappen wins the Dutch Grand Prix – overtaking a fuming Lewis Hamilton after a safety car-Sun.,Sept.4th,2022

Max Verstappen won the Dutch Grand Prix with a dominant drive from pole position for Red Bull. The Dutchman had formidable pace at Zandvoort and solidly beat Mercedes’ George Russell into second place. However Mercedes provoked anger from Lewis Hamilton when a late strategy call cost the British driver any chance of a podium finish […]

September 04

The Toronto Blue Jays-30th Anniversary Of The ‘92 World Series Championship

The Toronto Blue Jays hosted amazing weekend with two star attractions at the Rogers Centre. It started it off with the ceremony to honour the 30th anniversary of their ’92 World Series championship, and finally brought the sport’s trophy north of the border. The main act featured a pitchers’ duel between LA Angel’s two-way player Shohei […]

September 04

CFL Hamilton Tiger Cats sell out Labour Day Classic vs. Toronto Argonauts

What a rivalry! The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have sold out the Labour Day Classic against the Toronto Argonauts. The CFL game will be an amazing clash of titans ! The game is slated to be played on Monday, September 5 in at Tim Hortons Field, marking the fourth and final meeting between the two storied rivals […]

September 03

NCAA: OHIO STATE DEFEATS NOTRE DAME, 21-10, IN 2022 SEASON OPENER 

A high profile QB battle, as It was sophomore rookie Tyler Buchner vs highly touted C.J. StroudIt wasn’t the night anyone expected from Ohio State ranked #2, but the Buckeyes still found a way to beat Notre Dame in their first game of the season.  On a night where Jaxon Smith-Njigba missed most of the […]

September 02

Ben Frost’s ‘Friends in High Places’ major solo show

L-R: “50mg Thumper,” “Once Bitten,” “Bart on Ritalin,” and “Piggy Chanel” Regarding his upcoming show, Frost shares, “Friends in High Places is both a satirical critique of consumer culture and a begrudging celebration of it. Blurring the lines between the visceral and addictive experience of drug use with the seductive products of consumerism, the exhibition explores our love/hate […]

August 30

FANEXPO – Thurs., Aug.25th-Sun., Aug. 28th, 2022 @ M.T.C.C.

By Nicholas Chan & Sally Warburton Fan Expo Canada returned on August 25th-28th, 2022. This year, I think everyone in attendance felt a kind of normalcy. As in previous years, it was hosted at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Whether you’re a fan of Star Wars,  Marvel, Disney, Cosplay, or just love seeing people dress as their favorite […]

August 25

TIFF 2022: World Premieres of WHILE WE WATCHED and LOUIS ARMSTRONG’S BLACK & BLUES, and LEONOR WILL NEVER DIE To Close Out Midnight Madness

LONO Studio and Britdoc FilmsPresent WHILE WE WATCHED Directed by Vinay ShuklaProduced by Vinay Shukla, Khushboo Ranka and Luke W. MoodyExecutive Produced by Maxyne Franklin, Jess Search and Beadie FinziFeaturing Ravish Kumar  World Premiere  – 2022 Toronto International Film Festival  2022 Toronto International Film Festival Screening Schedule:*Press/Industry Screening* – Sunday, September 11th at 11:10 AM at Scotiabank Theatre […]