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CMW Hits Ossington Music Venues This May

Canadian Music Week is in Toronto next week, and Ossington Village will have a lot of CMW music. CMW is a 7 day long annual event with an industry conference, and a festival of music and comedy, and even films about music. for the public. The fest runs May 2nd-8th, and a lot of our local . . . → Read More: CMW Hits Ossington Music Venues This May

Canadian Music Week Hits the Local Music Rooms

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

Summerworks 2014

This week, the annual Summerworks festival converges on our neighborhood. The juried performance festival runs from August 7-17, and almost all of the events are very close to Ossington. . . . → Read More: Summerworks 2014

NXNE 2014 – Where to Enjoy It Near 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

Doors Open in Ossington Village

This weekend is Doors Open Toronto, which allows visitors free access to properties that are not usually open to the public, or usually offer an entrance fee. And, this year, there are a few local spots offering admission and even tours. . . . → Read More: Doors Open in Ossington Village

Canadian Music Week Moves to May – Lots to do on Ossington

Canadian Music Week has shifted from the cold days of winter – it was previously in March – to the milder days of May, May 6-10 this year. That means next week the city, and our neighborhood, will have a lot of live music shows.

Many of the famous acts – Walk off the . . . → Read More: Canadian Music Week Moves to May – Lots to do on Ossington

Summerworks 2013 Festival

Canada’s largest juried festival is back this August, and you can see many Summerworks performances in the Ossington area. . . . → Read More: Summerworks 2013 Festival

NXNE is back: June 10th-16th

The North by Northeast (NXNE) Festival hits Toronto next week, running June 10-16th, and it’s usual schedule of music and film is being enhanced with art and comedy. As usual, our area has lots of music and now we have NXNE comedy too! . . . → Read More: NXNE is back: June 10th-16th

Summerworks 2012

This year Summerworks runs August 9-19, 2012 and includes theatre, music and performance art on Ossington, Queen West and other parts of the city. . . . → Read More: Summerworks 2012

NXNE Memories

This weekend was NXNE, and many great venues on Ossington hosted many great acts from across Canada and around the world. We had a chance to check out a number of the shows both in the Ossington area as well as venues such as the Rivoli, Mod Club, the Gladstone and the Music Gallery. . . . → Read More: NXNE Memories