The top parties in Toronto this March are an exercise in dancing, which is just what we need as winter starts to melt away, don't you think? There's the annual St. Patrick's Day extravaganza at Steam Whistle as well as two brand new disco nights, and some high-quality drag shows.Events you might want to check out:
AGO First Thursday: Still Nasty (March 2 @ AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario)
This March, the AGO partners with OCADU to present a special edition of First Thursday. D'bi.young Anitafrika with her band The 333 headline the event.
Bent Beauty Supreme (March 10 @ Gladstone Ballroom)
The fourth annual alternative beauty pageant features categories like beach wear, talent and formal wear. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll vomit.
Pete Tong (March 11 @ REBEL)
The legendary UK DJ takes over Rebel for one night. If you've never heard a set or his shows on BBC Radio 1, then you don't know what you're missing.
The Tea with Tati Tour (March 31 - April 1 @ Fly 2.0)
Tatianna was a Rupaul's Drag Race fave and she's making her solo Toronto debut with a night in the Village. She's got looks, moves and a quick tongue, this should be a night of shady goodness.
Steam Whistle's St-Patrick's Day Party (March 17 @ Steam Whistle Brewing)
Find your pint o' gold at the big brewery's annual St. Patrick's Day party with entertainment from the Woodgate-Shamrock Irish Dancers and shows from Brogue, Scantily Plaid and Fresh Eire.
Nasty Women (March 18 @ Gladstone Hotel)
Take a moment in time to celebrate women in Electo. The night will feature performances from queens Fay Slift, Nancy Bocock and Scarlett Bobo with DJs Winnie and Phillippe.
The Show Must Drag On (March 23 @ El Convento Rico)
Rico's hosts some of Toronto's finest in a mega-show production lip synched and performed for charity on this special night.
Humans of the North: The People of Canada (March 30 @ The Great Hall)
This is an interactive art party showcasing Canadians and their stories through portrait photography, art installations, snacks and a set from Jesse Futerman.
Mister Saturday (March 11 @ Big beautiful loft TBA)
Justin Carter of Mister Saturday Night lands in Toronto from NYC and brings along all the disco and soulful house you need to shake off these dark days.
Disco Classics (March 17 @ Fly 2.0)
A new regular disco night launches in the city with DJ Robbie Leslie from the legendary Studio 54 & The Saint in New York!
by Phil Villeneuve via blogTO