Category Archives: Food and Drink

September 28

Hendrick’s Gin L.E.V.I.T.A.T.R.E Takes Flight at the 13th Annual Nuit Blanche

Soaring into the night sky at Nuit Blanche, the 65 foot L.E.V.I.TA.T.R.E. gave golden ticket a souvenir picture and a birds eye view of the city at 44.25 cucumbers high. Guests were also invited to the Air Departure Lounge filled with Victorian decors, magicians and a special energy readings by Terry-Lynn Decker. Guests were also […]

September 25

HENDRICK’S GIN L.E.V.I.T.A.T.R.E. RETURNS TO ENCHANT FROM SUNSET TO SUNRISE AT THE 13TH ANNUAL NUIT BLANCHE TORONTO

By Mala Chatargun & Photography By Rick O’Brien Hendrick’s Gin returns to Nuit Blanche Toronto with a multi-sensory, all-night experience. It includes the first public participation for the penchants of peculiar at the annual celebration. Curators of the curious, standby! The skyward spectacle of spectacles returns to Toronto from sunset to sunrise at Nuit Blanche Toronto. On […]

September 16

Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation’s 13th Annual Gala – ‘Jamrock’@The Donalda Club-Friday September 14, 2018

Photography By A.J.Lam On Friday September 14th, The Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation’s 13th Annual Gala, ‘Jamrock’ was held at the prestigious Donalda Club. Guest were treated to Jamaican cuisine, culture, music and vibes when everyone came together with like-minded philanthropic individuals to support HHJF providing the gift of life-changing education to under resourced children in […]

September 12

THE 6th ANNUAL BIRKS DIAMOND TRIBUTE TO THE YEAR’S WOMEN IN FILM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TELEFILM CANADA@RICARDA’S-Mon.,Sept.10th,2018

This was The 6th annual Telefilm Canada + Birks Diamond Tribute to the Year’s Women in Film that honours outstanding Canadian women for their contributions to film and TV. The 2018 honourees were: director Nettie Wild (Koneline: Our Land Beautiful), actresses Tantoo Cardinal (Dances with Wolves) and Pascale Bussières (When Night is Falling), screenwriter Susan […]

September 11

THE CFF/DGC CANADA PARTY RED CARPET with special guest DJ Amanda Brugel from The Handmaid’s Tale@The Fifth Social Club, 225 Richmond Street West-Sunday, September 9,2018

The theme was totally “CANUCK”, for this TIFF event. Guests were notified and they obeyed !…..“No posers, just hosers! “ This was the most unapologetically Canadian event during TIFF! On Sunday, September 9 at The Fifth Social Club, the CFF and DGC presented The CFF Canada Party at TIFF celebrating homegrown Canadian talent who have […]

September 10

HOUSE OF AURORA’ TAKES OVER HISTORIC BANK TO HOST PREMIERE EVENTS FOR THE 2018 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL-Fri.,Sept.7th-9th,2018

Canadian company Aurora Cannabis hosted a private 3 day & night red carpet premiere events in a historic former bank located at 320 Bay Street over the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) opening weekend. ‘House of Aurora’, was the destination to go and it hosted 3 exclusive premiere parties, industry networking events, press junkets and […]

August 01

Toronto’s Festival of Beer @Bandshell Park – CNE & OLG Bandshell – July 26th – 30th, 2018

On Friday, July 27, beer lovers ascended to the CNE-Bandshell Park to taste beer of all variety and flavors, along with a wide assortment of savory food for the opening day of The Toronto Beer Fest. Ludacris hit the stage at The OLG Bandshell Stage for TFOB Friday, with the gates opening up in the […]

June 26

Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, Presents – “Yelloweek” -Thursday, June 21st to Sunday, June 24th, 2018 @Clicquot Café, 146 Ossignton Ave.

By Kimberly Samnang photography by A.J. Lam and Anoulone Souphommanychanh Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, brought Yelloweek back for the sixth consecutive year. We were invited to an exclusive media preview on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018.   This year, Veuve Clicquot launched the first-ever pop-up: Café Clicquot, inspired by Madame Clicquot’s passion for embracing life and […]

June 26

The Wine & Spirit Festival@Sugar Beach-Fri.,June 22nd&Sat.,June 23rd,2018

By A.J.Lam & BK on the SCENE The Wine & Spirit Festival is a two-day destination event showcasing the talents of the world’s most renowned wine, beer, cider & spirit producers along with chefs and culinary personalities. And they promoted this event as “Kicking it beach side!” And it was located right by the lakefront […]

June 25

Italian Contemporary Film Festival&The Moda Fashion Event(ICFF)-Thurs.,June 14th-Fri.,June 22nd,2018

By Kimberly Samnang & Photography By A.J.Lam Inaugurated as a grassroots non-profit film festival in 2012, the Italian Contemporary Film Festival has grown to become one of the largest Italian film festivals outside of Italy. Each year, the ICFF is proud to present an inspiring lineup – the best from newly released Italian and international […]

June 24

SMASH:WE ARE MORE@GARDINER MUSEUM-Thurs.,June 21st,2018

By A.J. Lam & BK on the SCENE SMASH is the annual art party, and it has the reputation for the past two years as the one of the  most exciting events of the summer. It was a sold out event with guest enjoying the sights and sounds of SMASH for 2018. SMASH :We Are More, highlighted […]

June 15

The Taste Of Little Italy@College St., Fri.,June 15th-Sun.,June 17th,2018

#ciao #icff #allthingsitalian  A reminder to all locals, visitors and tourists alike: #TasteofLittleItaly #2018 is THIS weekend! Come one, come all to celebrateFathersDay , the opening of the #WorldCup and Toronto’s beautiful summer weather!   I hope you can attend, and join us in the #culturalcelebrations this weekend new food, have fun and be entertained!, […]

June 14

ADPONG T.O. 2018 – SUMMER CUP THURSDAY JUNE 21, 2018 HUSTLE, HIT AND NEVER QUIT

https://www.adpong.com/ It’s almost summer and time to have some fun , win some prizes and have a light beverage with us ! In it to spin it, and win it! Join as an individual or team to one of our upcoming Ping Pong Tournaments. *To our loyal friends, readership and family members, we have 5 […]

June 13

The 6th Annual -YELLOWWEEK from Thursday, June 21st to Sunday, June 24th, 2018 at Clicquot Café at 146 Ossignton Ave

Veuve Clicquot Celebrates the 6th annual Yelloweek with #LiveClicquot . Champagne house launches Café Clicquot from June 21st to June 24th in Toronto Veuve Clicquot, Canada’s most popular champagne, is pleased to announce that Yelloweek is back for the sixth consecutive year. This year, Veuve Clicquot will launch the first-ever pop-up: Café Clicquot, inspired by […]

June 11

F-1 Montreal & Aston Martin Grand Prix Party@The Ritz-Carlton Hotel,Montreal-Fri.,June 8th,2018

The international elite and F1 fanatics have landed in Montreal for the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, to attend the much-anticipated annual luxurious and elegant Aston Martin Grand Prix Party at the Five-Star Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Montreal’s super-chic Sherbrooke Avenue. With special guest, Christian Horner, Red Bull Racing Team Principal, and the exotic Sahara Middle […]