Night to Nurture Gala! Howie Mandel, the Arkells rocked the crowd!!

February 8, 2020

© 2020   Torontoartsandevents. The Gala The Grocery Foundation’s Night to Nurture Gala, one of the largest fundraising dinner in North America, was held on Feb 1, 2020 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  According to organizers, it annually raises close to $2,000,000 to help kids in need.  Since 2000, this Gala has raised close to […]

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The Dragon Ball – Celebrating the Year of the Rat

February 6, 2020

© 2020 Torontoartsandevents. The Ball The Yee Hong Community Wellness Foundation held its 31st annual Dragon Ball on Saturday January 25, 2020 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre to raise money to build new residential hospices in the GTA .   Cynthia Mulligan and Adrian Ghobrial from City News hosted the gala.   According to organizers, approximately […]

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Dreamland. Image by IDS

The Interior Design Show: Future in Focus

January 27, 2020

On January 16th, 2020, the Interior Design Show (IDS20) kicked off their annual four-day design exposition. As one of the most successful recurring design events in Canadian history (twenty-two years and counting), the Interior Design Show became the place to see innovative products, meet up-and-coming and established design talent, and check out panels and seminars […]

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Artist Project

January 24, 2020

From Artist Project 2019 © 2019 TorontoArtsandEvents Artist Project welcomes its 13th year with the most exciting show yet with over 300 top contemporary artists from Canada and abroad. Starting February 20th, 2020, guests have the unique opportunity to meet and buy one of a kind pieces directly from artists at the Better Living Centre. […]

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TOartsandevents Travels to Portugal

December 28, 2019

Recently, Torontoartsandevents was on assignment in Portugal.  We found Portugal to be a very warm, safe and friendly country with a lot to offer.  The Portuguese have decriminalized the use of all illegal drugs – ended the “war on drugs” – which has resulted in a very safe country.  We centered out stay in Lisbon […]

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Ontario Economic Summit: Our Economy, Our Future, Our Ontario!!

December 21, 2019

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) held the Ontario Economic Summit 2019 at Hotel X & Beanfield Centre, in Toronto (for the first time in a decade) from November 13 – 15, 2019.  Amongst rapid change in the global business environment, Ontario is faced with how to ensure its future:  this conference is an opportunity […]

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PDAC’s 85th Annual International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange 2019

December 14, 2019

PDAC, the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada, held its 87th annual International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange in Toronto, Ontario, Canada from March 3 to 6, 2019.  According to its web site, “PDAC exists to protect and promote the interests of the Canadian mineral exploration sector and to ensure a robust mining industry […]

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Ian Williams Wins the 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize

December 8, 2019

Ian Williams, accepts the Scotiabank Giller Prize © 2019 TorontoArtsandEvents Ian Williams is the winner of the 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize for his debut novel, Reproduction. In a live televised broadcast on Monday, November 18th, 2019, he graciously accepted the grand prize of $100,000. This year’s broadcast was hosted by iconic Canadian singer-songwriter and actress […]

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Interior Design Show Toronto 2020

November 26, 2019

© 2019 TorontoArtsandEvents Photo from IDS 2019 January 16-19, 2020 www.toronto.interiordesignshow.com For four days each January, the Interior Design Show (IDS20) shapes the industry for the year to come – in North America and beyond. IDS Toronto celebrates and promotes design in Canada and across the world. Experiential and transformative, we bring together compelling concepts, […]

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TIFF Boom Box: Heroes vs. Villains

November 12, 2019

On Thursday, October 31st, 2019, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) threw one of the biggest Halloween parties the city has ever seen! The TIFF Bell Lightbox was transformed into the TIFF Boom Box, TIFF’s annual Halloween party that raises funds for TIFF’s charitable endeavours. Since its inception, the event has raised over $1.3 million […]

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