June 17-21st is NXNE, and while they’ve over-complicated it this year, it’s not all bad *we hope.
One improvement over last year is they got rid of the stupid non-compete which didn’t allow any performers to play Toronto for weeks outside of their official NXNE shows. Thankfully, bands will play at daytime shows and we’ll . . . → Read More: NXNE is back and hopefully better this year
This Saturday marks the 3rd year for the Dundas West Fest. The first two years were very successful, representing the residents and varied businesses in the neighbourhood, and year 3 looks to be at least as good! . . . → Read More: Dundas West Fest Back for Year 3 This Saturday, June 6
A few years ago, Toronto had music festivals which offered music fans the chance to see a variety of bands from the comfort of their local bars and music venues. Well, guess what? Canadian Music Week‘s Music Festival is bringing that novel idea back. This is great news for live music lovers in our hood: . . . → Read More: Canadian Music Week Hits the Local Music Rooms
This Halloween, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get in the spirit of the season. Local events include storytelling, theatre, dancing and more. . . . → Read More: Scary (and fun) Halloween events on Ossington (Update Oct. 29)
Toronto Beer Week starts later this week and runs from September 12 -20 across the city. This celebration of craft beer extends into our neighborhood at local bars, breweries and restaurants. . . . → Read More: Toronto Beer Week Events on Ossington
Toronto’s NXNE Festival turns 20 this year. The Ossington and Dundas area usually hosts a lot of the NXNE action, and this year we’ve still got a big presence, however there are some glaring omissions. . . . → Read More: NXNE 2014 – Where to Enjoy It Near Ossington
Yesterday the weather was perfect for the 2nd Annual Dundas West Fest. There was something for everyone: food, drinks, music, dance, art, crafts, shopping, comedy, games for kids and lots of politicians. . . . → Read More: Photos: Dundas West Fest 2014