Parties in Toronto this June range from major, celebrity-filled fundraisers to a dancing event at the aquarium. Mix in a bunch of free events and some can't-miss concerts, and you've got a pretty wild month ahead.Events you might want to check out:
Sunday Afternoon Social (June 4 @ Loft404 Inspired Gatherings)
Dance for one last time in this ultra cool Adelaide loft space with the Box of Kitten DJs, Marko Olier, AlieninFlux and Boreal Canoe Trip.
Mad Hot Ballet (June 6 @ Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts)
This is the National Ballet of Canada’s annual bash with hosts Frank Augustyn, Rex Harrington, Evelyn Hart, Karen Kain and Veronica Tennant. There's an hour-long performance of short works followed by a cocktail party.
Rainbow Railroad Freedom Party (June 7 @ Storys Building)
The Freedom Party is a very fun fundraising event for Rainbow Railroad, which helps LGBT people who have faced violence or face an imminent threat of violence, imprisonment, or death in their home countries.
Manifesto House Party (June 8 @ The Drake Hotel)
The Manifesto crew transforms the entire Drake Hotel into their home for the night. It's free if you RSVP, and there will be DJs in the basement and on the rooftop patio.
It's Not U It's Me (June 9 @ 2nd Floor Events)
It's Not U It's Me collaborates with Montreal's Mutek Festival and have created the ultimate Toronto/MTL DJ and art lineup.
Earth Ball (June 14 @ Mill St Brew Pub)
The Earth Day Canada Gala is an chance for environmental, business, community and political leaders to come together and network with local food, drinks, live shows, and loot bags.
Carl Cox (June 16 @ REBEL)
Head to one of the most impressive party venues in Toronto and see legendary techno and house producer and DJ Carl Cox. This will be a dance party for the books.
All-Star Gala (June 16 @ Arcadian Court)
This huge party in support of SickKids will bring over 1,250 celebrities, young professionals and pro athletes together for a night of drinks, DJs, live shows and an impressive silent auction.
FNL Colour ROM Proud (June 23 @ ROM)
The ROM is taken over by some of the city's best LGBT DJs, dancers, performers, artists and drag queens for this special Pride Month takeover.
Splash! Canada 150 Proof (June 23 @ Ripley's Aquarium)
The Aquarium kicks off its Canada Day celebrations a bit early with a dance party and social event surrounded by sharks. The fiesta will feature Canadian-themed music, food, drinks, and an epic Caesar bar.
by Phil Villeneuve via blogTO