Chillier days are upon us, but that doesn't mean weekends are a bust! You might not be do more activities outdoors, but chilly days make for great activities indoors! Don't let the idea of snow apprpoching this week bum you out- instead, enjoy it!
Here are just a few of the things taking place around the city this weekend!
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2017 Hockey Hall of Fame Induction
Where: 30 Yonge St // Financial District
When: November 10th- November 13th - times vary
Why should you go: Celebrate the NHL's finest with the new batch of inductees set to join the 2017 class! Various events will take place all weekend, like autograph sessions, Legends Classic game and more, leading up to the official induction ceremony Monday night.
Syria Film Festival
Where: 506 Bloor St W. // The Annex
When: November 10th-November 12th - 7:00 pm-10:00 pm
Why should you go: This festival is back with even more powerful and intense films that cover the Syrian struggles. The films feature many storylines that are sure to make your cinematic experience a memorable one. They strive to empower young filmmakers and artists to showcase their talents in the Toronto community.
Food Truck N' Friday
Where: 1 Resurrection Rd // Etobicoke
When: November 10th - 4:30 pm-8:30 pm
Why should you go: Probably my favourite go-to this weekend. Despite it being cold and taking place outdoors, it is one of the last weekends it is taking place and they are nearing the end of the season. From Mexican to Indian food, there is sure to be something that will satisfy your taste buds!
Where: Multiple locations
When: November 7th- November 12th - Times vary.
Why should you: This is the last day for you to enjoy one of the most entertaining festivals of the year. Over the course of the week they showcase over 200 talents in the indie world, from musicians to actors and everything in between. Be sure to check out the final day and enjoy one last night of the 4 AM last calls post Indie Week events!
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Chris Rock-Total Blackout Tour
Where: 40 Bay St // Entertainment District
When: November 11th - 7:00 pm-10:00pm
Why should you go: Chris Rock is probably one of the funniest people. Ever. I might be biased in saying so, but whatever. Enjoy a great night of comedy with a man who will be sure to having you laughing all night!
24 hr Sketch Challenge
Where: 154 Danforth Ave // Greektown
When: November 11th - 8:00 pm- 10:00 pm
Why should you go: A very interesting twist to a comedy night. The actors and directors are given 24 hours to get a 15 mins sketch together. Honestly, check out this event if you love improv and acting alike, because it is hard to explain- but so much fun!
Indie Week 4 AM Last Calls
Where: Various locations
When: All week, click here for the full list of places
Why should you go: 4 AM last call is a rare occasion that must be taken full advantage of. Due to Indie Week, the bars in the link above are all open till 4 am... so go out, and dance the night away!
Mississauga Christmas Market
Where: 151 Lakeshore W // Missusauga
When: November 11th - 10:00 am-4:00pm
Why should you go: Christmas markets have arrived! Beat the craziness for when they are in full swing, and hit the market in Sauga. From crafts, to food items, you are sure to find something for those on your Christmas shopping list! Proceeds will be going towards Crafting For A Cure.
Toronto Irish FC Race Night
Where: 212 King St W. // Entertainment District
When: November 11th - 8:00 pm-12:00 am
Why should you go: Ever wanted to on a horse and yell at the television surrounded by many others as you try to cheer your horse to win? Well now is your chance. Whether or not you bid on a horse, indulge in beer and a good night during race
Murder Mystery-Mimco Vice
When: November 11th - 10:00 am-4:00pm
Why should you go: Go back in time and immerse yourself is a classic murder mystery night. Solve the murder by solving various clues in your group to lead to the murderer! Enjoy a dinner with your night, and throughout the night mingle with the characters and see if you're smart enough to crack the mystery.
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The Eco Lifestyle Holiday Market
Where: 1087 Queen St W. // West Queen West
When: November 12th - 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Why should you: The finest local, eco-friendly and sustainable vendors will all come together for you to give the most eco-friendly gifts this season! This pet-friendly, kid-friendly admission free event is your one stop shop for all your holiday needs this season.
Phancy Brunch Pop Up
Where: 36 Wagstaff Drive // Little India
When: November 12th - 11:00 am-4:00 pm
Why should you: Beers and brunch. I feel like nothing more needs to be said more about this pop up, because I already have your attention from those two words. Phancy Food and Catering is teaming up with Left Field Brewery to bring you a boozy brunch that will make your Sunday even better!
Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra
Where: 5040 Yonge St // North York
When: November 12th - 3:00 pm
Why should you: Kick start the orchestra season with Artistic Director and Conductor Earl Lee has he and the musicians late you on a life-changing and surreal musical experience! From the poetic beginning to the haunting second half, it is a must-see this weekend.
Coffee and Pastry Tour
Where: 343 King St E. // St. Lawrence
When: November 12th - 10:30 am- 2:00 pm
Why should you: This sounds like a tour in heaven TBH. Get lost in the world of coffee, right here in Toronto, by joining the tour to hit the best of the best coffee and pastry shops the city has to offer. From Corktown to Riverside, drink your way through various cafes, and eat your way through amazing pastries.