Today in Toronto you'll think the weekend is already here. It's the beginning of the 2017 Hot Docs Festival, and it's a big night all around with the AGO's Massive party, Digifest, and the final Thursday at the Silver Dollar.Events you might want to check out:
Hot Docs International Documentary Festival 2017 (April 27 - May 7 @ Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, TIFF Bell Lightbox, Isabel Bader Theatre, and Hart House)
It's that time of the year! See critically acclaimed documentaries from around the world. There are some not-be-be-missed parties as well.
Machine Age Massive (April 27 @ The AGO)
The AGO's biggest and coolest party of the year is cyborg-themed for 2017. So go out and enjoy this artsy fundraiser.
Toronto Digifest 2017 (April 27-29 @ Corus Quay)
Digifest is a three-day conference organized by George Brown College that focuses on the future of education, creativity, entrepreneurship, gaming and technology.
Spooky Bitch Goldfrapp Edition (April 27 @ The Beaver)
This monthly drag and dance night is dedicated to the finest divas on the planet and this month's featured female is Goldfrapp.
Suuns (April 27 @ Silver Dollar)
Montreal's Suuns return to where they began, The Silver Dollar Room, for the final Thursday at thIS historic Toronto venue.
Sound Image (April 27 @ Analogue Gallery)
This art show for music lovers celebrates the work of a wide range of music photographers who've captured musicians, concerts and festivals.
Rosanne Cash (April 27 @ Koerner Hall)
Singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash performs music from her Grammy-winning album The River & the Thread. Hear this folk, country and rock songstress with opener John Leventhal.
Ryerson School of Design Year End Show (April 27 @ Ryerson School of Interior Design)
Ryerson School of Interior Design’s year end exhibition celebrates student excellence. The theme is "shift," and it shows off students' most innovative work in a cool setting.
Peaces Night Market (April 27 @ Stones Place)
This night market in Parkdale strives to bring Ontario's most eco-conscious artisans, entrepreneurs, artists and non-profit organizations together under one roof.
Horror Film Festival (April 27 @ Carlton Cinemas)
This one-day film fest features the best horror/thriller short films from around the world including gory movies from the United States, Ireland, Italy and the UK.
Cold Brew Cocktail Week (April 24-30 @ Various Locations)
Celebrate cold brew cocktails across the city of Toronto with 10 carefully selected locations, each with a custom cold brew cocktail from April 24 to April 30.
Images Festival 2017 (April 20-27 @ Venues across Toronto)
The Images Festival is more than a film fest; it's Canada’s largest on and off screen showcase of innovative contemporary art and today is the final day to experience it.
SoTeeOh Solo Show (April 27 @ Project Gallery)
Icon is a photography show that focuses on visual identifiers that Torontonians can place at first glance and that out-of-towners recognize as distinctly Toronto. A mix of commercial products and pop culture references, this will be a fun show.
by Phil Villeneuve via blogTO