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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Eat to the Beat: Cooking for the Cure Has Never Tasted So Good

November 5, 2019

© 2019 TorontoArtsandEvents The twenty-fourth annual Eat to the Beat fundraiser was held on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 at Roy Thomson Hall. It’s the only culinary event in Canada to exclusively feature the talent of sixty female chefs, coming together to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society. Founded twenty-four years ago by sisters Lisa and Abby […]

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Canadian Innovation Exchange 2019

November 3, 2019

Brunico Communications Ltd. held the 12th annual Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) at the Marriott Hotel Eaton’s Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on October 16 & 17, 2019.   CIX was a two day technology conference where investors, innovative companies, entrepreneurs and facilitators meet to discuss the financing, the development and the implementation of new technologies.     Attendees […]

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Art with Heart: Stunning Art Party and Auction at the AGO

October 26, 2019

Preview Reception Casey House held Art with Heart, a stunning party and auction at the beautiful Art Gallery of Ontario to raise funds in support of innovative HIV/AIDS care at Casey House on October 8, 2019.  Torontoartsandevents was there to capture this exciting event and the great art. It was chaired by Stephan Jost, Art […]

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TIFF: Boombox: Are you a hero, or a villain?

October 18, 2019

Are you a hero, or a villain? Good and evil collide on October 31 at TIFF Bell Lightbox, where heroes face off against villains and Cirque du Soleil dazzles with an exclusive, one-night-only performance. Do you have what it takes to leave your ordinary life behind and enter a world of extraordinarily high stakes and […]

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