Tag Archives: Toronto

May 30

Collision Conference @ Enercare Centre (May 20, 2019)

by Jesse @ torontocreatives.com If you want to hear some words of wisdom, this is the place to do it. On May 20th, North America’s fastest growing tech conference took over Toronto, with giant signage across downtown, the conference in the Enercare Centre and it’s patrons filling different areas of the cities bars by night. […]

May 20

Toronto-Based Singer-Songwriter Laura Repo Releases Chapbook in Connection with New Album “This Is My Room”, Available Now

“It’s like a deep acceptance of oneself — a big blue sky,” says Canadian singer/songwriter Laura Repo on her newest folk-pop album — the decade-in-the-making missive, This Is My Room — available now. “That’s what this album feels like to me.” Her fourth full-length release, This Is My Room sees Repo exploring new musical avenues […]

May 11

HotDocs 2019

by A.J. Lam From dystopia to utopia, these films immerse the viewers in a world full of dystopia with the hopes of arriving at a utopian world. The Restdirector: Ai Wei Wei With the famous activist artist Ai Wei Wei’s latest exhibit in Toronto, following exhibits at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Nuit Blanche, and the […]

April 29

6th Annual Glitter Art Deco in Support of SickKids @ The Carlu (Sat, Apr. 27, 2019)

photography by A.J. Lam It was the 6th annual “Glitter” gala and the theme this year was the  Art Deco splendour of The Carlu for 2019, with guests enjoying a sleek and sophisticated evening featuring photo booths, a variety of food stations, multiple dessert stations and portraits drawn by artists. The Gala was a rousing […]

April 04

Yoga Show @ MTCC (Mar. 28-31, 2019)

by Shannen Johnstonphotography by Jesse Read The Yoga Show was held from March 28th to 31st at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The show invites attendees to grow, learn and share, and features over 300 exhibitors and 300 workshops over the 4 days. Master teachers from around the world lead workshops and yoga sessions about […]

March 27

Green Living Show @ MTTC (Mar. 22-24, 2019)

by Shannen Johnstonphotography by Jesse Read The Green Living Show returned to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for it’s 13th year from March 22nd to 24th. The show is North America’s largest green and healthy living show, offering attendees the opportunity to shop and learn about innovative and planet-friendly products, and connect and engage with […]

March 18

Jeff Lang Live @ Hugh’s Room, TO (Tue. Feb. 26, 2019)

by Jesse Read We had the opportunity to watch Australian guitarist, singer & songwriter Jeff Lang perform during his stop to Toronto at Hugh’s Room. The Rolling Stone describes Jeff as Australia’s best roots-music musician and I have to be honest, I’m not that familiar with Australian roots music but after watching this set I […]

January 29

Teen Activist & Blogger Hannah Alper Goes Back To The Streets For The Homeless With FeedTO on Feb. 11, 2019

Hannah Alper, 16-year-old blogger, author and youth activist will be hitting the streets of Toronto for the first time since her successful FeedTO launch in 2015 to give back to those in need during these cold winter months. Hannah will officially launch the 2nd edition of FeedTO with a day-long event starting in the early-morning hours on […]

December 14

Stacey Kay’s New Album,”11 O’Clock Number”

Stacey Kay is a “New Type” of public personality with a fresh new attitude about the music industry. The Toronto-based award-winning singer-songwriter just released a new “video-meets-manifesto” celebrating self-confidence and challenging beauty standards across the board. The statement track has received early support from Noble Vybe, Stopify, Slay Sonics, BongMines, 100FM, POPMUZIK, Rock the Pigeon, […]

December 12

The 14th Annual Andy Kim Christmas Show Wed., Dec.05th, 2018 @Queen Elizabeth Theatre (Exhibition Place) Toronto

Photography By Jesse Read&Sally Warburton It was the 14th annual Andy Kim Christmas Show , with upcoming shows in Montreal and for the first time in Burlington on December 20th. Andy Kim’s impressive catalog of hits were showcased on Wednesday night. Always a Superstar in Canada with his quality voice and Rockstar look, even after […]

November 22

New Green Frontier Featuring Gene Simmons @ Arcadian Court (Mon. Nov. 19, 2018)

The Biggest Cannabis Event on Bay Street brought in Gene Simmons of the legendary band, KISS. The inaugural edition of the New Green Frontier Cannabis Investor Conference was held on Nov. 19th in Toronto. Presented by SmallCapPower and held at The Arcadian Court, this full-day event featured over 20 presenting companies and over 350 attendees. The […]

November 02

2018 Taste Canada Awards (Tue. Oct. 30, 2018)

photography by Kimberly Samnang October 30, 2018, Toronto, ON — Taste Canada Awards / Les Lauréats des Saveurs du Canada (tastecanada.org) has announced the winners of the country’s only national, bilingual food writing awards.  October is National Cookbook Month #Love Cookbooks #MoreThanRecipes A champion of cookbook authors and food bloggers, Taste Canada inspires readers to […]

October 10

Nuit Blanche 2018 Media Preview (Fri. Sep 28) & Nuit Blanche 2018 (Sep. 29-30)

by A.J. Lam. On Friday, September 28, media were invited to Scarborough Town Centre to preview the 2018 Nuit Blanche Toronto, its 13th edition, with its first ever expansion beyond central Toronto to include art installations in Scarborough. Media were greeted by Glenn de Baeremaeker, Councillor for Ward 38/Deputy Mayor East,  and Nuit Blanche Toronto […]

August 18

canfitpro World Fitness Expo @ MTCC (Aug 8-12)

by Kimberly Samnang photography by Marisa Woo canfitpro World Fitness Expo, the World’s largest fitness conference and trade show, unites thousands of new and returning enthusiasts for 25th anniversary event, taking place August 8-12 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Over 10,000 fitness lovers gathered at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre this past weekend to celebrate […]

July 04

Ori Dagan & Nathan Hiltz: A Tribute to Nat King Cole @ Toronto Reference Library (Fri, July 6, 2018)

Exciting news to start what is the hottest summer ever in Toronto: Award-winning jazz artist Ori Dagan will be performing a FREE show July 6 at the Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street at Noon. Ori Dagan will perform his critically acclaimed release Nathaniel: A Tribute to Nat King Cole as well as showcase the album’s accompanying videos […]