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Events in Toronto, Vancouver and Ottawa

Do you crave to be part of the best festivals in Canada this year? Jetset to the most exciting upcoming events lined up just for you this Spring season. Here is the scoop on the most exciting national and international events and destinations to visit in Toronto, Vancouver and Ottawa.


Events in Toronto


Party people


World-Class Dance Competition Hit the floor@ Metro Toronto Convention Centre, John Bassett Theatre 255 Front St. W., Toronto ON, M5V 2W6 April 25 10.00 AM

Hit the floor is back and big than ever before. The multi-style dance illustrious competition is coming to Toronto with lots of fun you can’t afford to miss.


Toking DAY - Gratitude & Appreciation@ That Loft 1159 Dundas St E Sunday, April 21, 2019, 12:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Join Toronto’s mega blunt burn celebration of post-legalization of pot in Canada. Bring along a lighter for ‘more fire.'



International Fan Festival Toronto@ Metro Toronto Convention Centre 255 Front St. W., Toronto ON, M5V 2W6 April 19, 2019 - 21 April 2019 Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Don't miss this fantastic omnibus concert experience. Performers are ONE SPECTAC artist with TAM and Akai Ryusei as the curtain raisers.


2019 Partner Dance Classes @ Lucsculpture 663 Greenwood Ave: Sunday, April 21, 20196:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Express your love to your partner. Have fun and learn. You will enjoy Partner dancing lessons for beginners with a new style each week. Come holding hands.




Toronto Raptors Tailgate Party@ Maple Leaf Square 55 Bremner Blvd Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Join us in enjoying the 2019 NBA Home & Away Playoff Game. Performance by Dom Dias Music, Just John, Dj Killax Kelson and a chance to grab your playoff tickets.



A more mature crowd


A Raisin in the Sun event @TIFF Bell Lightbox 350 King Street West, Reitman Square, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3X5 Monday, April 15

Imani Perry, scholar and author a discourse on the significance of Lorraine Hansberry’s leading play, A Raising in the Sun­ – join us in celebrating the play’s 60th anniversary of influence



Max Minghella on Teen Spirit@ TIFF Bell Lightbox350 King Street West Tuesday, April 16, 20197:00 PM – 8:45 PM

Don’t miss this big onstage conversation by TIFF and Max Minghella of The Handmaid’s Tale. Get informed how Elle Fanning, a shy teenager’s dream of run-away due to unbearable family life turn out to the unexpected.


The Carole King Musical event@ Princess of Wales Theatre 300 King St. W., Toronto ON, M5V 1J2 Friday, April 16th 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Get to learn King's journey to fame in the music career. Bring your family for this inspiring and fun moment.


Easter Brunch at STK Steakhouse @ STK Toronto153 Yorkville Ave., Toronto ON, M5R 1C4 Sunday, April 21 10:30 AM - 10:00 PM

This Easter, enjoy with your family a farfetched Easter Brunch. Included are Classic Brunch Cocktails, Dessert Playground, Raw Bar, and Carving Station.



Caring Café Circle of Care @ 4211 Yonge Street401, Toronto ON, M2P 2A9 Wednesday1st May 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Have you lost your loved one? Find comfort by joining us for motivating and healing conversations along with coffee. Come let’s heal together.


The Toronto Passion Play@Church on the Queensway 1536 The Queensway, Toronto ON, M8Z 1T5 April 19-21.10.00 AM

Spend your Blessed Easter season enjoying a spectacular riveting story of the life of Jesus Christ brought to you by The Christian Performing Arts Centre.


For the Kids

Corktown Egg Hunt @ Corktown Common Playground155 Bayview Avenue Sunday, April 21, 201910:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Get together with The Easter Bunny for a Massive Community Egg Hunt. Enjoy Live Entertainment, Free Chocolate Eggs Treats, Fun & More! No child should miss this fun.


A Shot In the Dark, Campbell House at Campbell House160 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON, Canada, Toronto ON, M5H 3H3 Saturday, Apr 16 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The exhibition viewing suitable for all ages will be available until April 18.

Audience: All Ages.



Canadian Children's Opera Company's Junior Open House@ First Unitarian Congregation 175 St Clair Avenue West Tuesday, April 16, 2019, from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Do you live with a child who is so passionate about drama and music? This is the best place for them. Find out more about 5-year-old kids programs.



Good Eats


The Earth Day Celebration@ Winchester Dance Theatre80 Winchester Street Tuesday, April 16, 2019, from 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Fun filled day Feast on wholesome, film and provocative speakers. Quench your desire with organic Ontario red & white wine, craft beer, and fresh organic fruit juice. Speakers: Suzanne Smoke educator Jamie Miller.


Chocolate Groove, The Wednesday Social Dance@ Alternity 333 Bloor Street West, Toronto ON, M5S 1W7 April 17 from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Recurring Event

The best social dance is happening again at Alternity. The Chocolate Groove party this Wednesday features Toronto's most excellent super DJs.


Events in Vancouver


Good eats

Mother’s Day Brunch Buffets@ Vancouver’s Holiday Inn at 711 West Broadway: 11:30 am until 2:30 pm

Dedicate this special day to your mum for special treatment. Bring her to for a brunch buffet that includes; eggs benedict, an assortment of pastries, chilled seafood, and so much more.

Other venues

Stages Bistro & Lounge –11:30 am until 2:30 pm

Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar - ­ 10:30 am until 3:00 pm

Copper Chimney at 567 Hornby Street - 10 am until 4 pm


For the Kids

Vancouver International Marathon 2019@ Queen Elizabeth Park – Midlothian Ave (Start Line); and  W Pender St between Bute & Thurlow (Finish Line) May 5, 2019 8:30am
The world's most prestigious marathon is here again. Don't miss, Join thousands of others across the world participants and fans to support our best athletes.



Art Vancouver 2019@ Vancouver Convention Centre East 999 Canada Place Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

Experience 100 galleries with best artists; interior designers, curators, and collectors, from around the world with their dynamic works. You will get updated with the trending art scenes.

VIP preview - Thursday, April 25, 6 PM - 7 PM

NIGHT  party hours:

Thursday, April 25, from 7 PM - 10 PM


Party people


The Vancouver World Music Festival@The Imperial & Guilt & Co, Vancouver BC, Wednesday, April 24th  9.00 AM, Friday and Saturday of April 26th to 27th.

Don't miss this 3-day world-class musical event to celebrate its 5th anniversary with artist featuring Vancouver band Locarno's most exceptional, Tom Landa and Robin Layne.


Live Music@DISH - Drink. Indulge. Savor. Help. Wed, 8 May 2019 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM PDT

Get the opportunity to socialize with Vancouver's top cooks and learn their magic. Enjoy live bands music with, more than 25wineries and cocktails. This is fun nobody can afford to miss. Featuring 6 bartenders' cocktail competition.


Top Drop Vancouver 2019 Main Event @Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre 181 Roundhouse Mews Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3 Canada Fri, 24 May 2019 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM PDT

Vancouver's mega annual tasting is back and big like never before. Featuring international craft breweries, cideries, terroir-focused wineries, and partners.


Easter Cask Festival@ Central City on Beatty Street 871 Beatty Street Vancouver, BC V Sun, 21 April 2019 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM PDT

Join us in enjoying this 2019 annual 20 casks unique from breweries from across BC. Come along 10 drink tokens with you.


Speed Dating Vancouver@ Café Crêpe on Robson 1032 Robson Street Vancouver, BC V6E 1A7 Canada Sat, 4 May 2019 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM PDT

32-46 of age? Well, this party is exclusively for you. Join us in a private function room where you will get an opportunity to choose who you want to have fun with. This is the best fit for singles who are tired of virtual dating.



Bridal Show@Pacific Gateway Hotel, 3500 Cessna Drive Richmond, BC V7B 1C7Canada Sat, April 20, from 1000hrs to 1630hrs PDT

Join us for a wedding inspiration that would bring you, friends and family ideas of the trending outdoor and indoor cultural wedding ideas. Featuring wedding workshops, aesthetic gown sale, wedding fashion runway and so much more.


4/20 Cannabis Takeover@ MakerLabs 780 East Cordova Street Vancouver, BC V6ACanada Sat, 20 April 2019 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT

Ever wanted to learn how to make Cannabis edibles? Pop in at MakersLab this Saturday and enjoy cannabis chocolate and snacks, coffee, tea and so much more. Everything you wanted to know about pot will be discussed in more details. Don't miss it.



2019 4/20 pot rally in Vancouver@ Hastings Park VANCOUVER April 20 10:00 AM

Join Vancouver's mega blunt burn celebration of post-legalization of pot in Canada. Bring along a lighter for ‘more fire.'


A more mature crowd


Wild Feast@ Mamie Taylor's 251 East Georgia Street Vancouver, BC V6A 1Z6 Canada Thu, April 18, from 1830hrs – 2100hrs PDT

Join us in raising awareness for conservation of wildlife. Make it at the dinner table for a delicious game feast prepared by top Vancouver chefs as we get to learn from wildlife advocates


Friends of Laphroaig Vancouver@ The Blackbird Public House 905 Dunsmuir Street Vancouver, BC V6C 1A8 Canada: Tue, April 23, 2019, from 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM PDT

Enjoy a delightful dinner, explicitly designed to revel in alongside expressions of Laphroaig. This will be an evening or true lover’s most unique single malt of Islay


Events in Ottawa


Party people

Palooza Beer Pong Festival 2019@ Aberdeen Pavilion1000 Exhibition Way Ottawa, ON K1S 5J3 Canada Sat, 27 April 2019, 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT

Palooza the world's largest beer pong tournament and Canada’s favorite day party is coming back to break The Guinness World Record with more than 3k audience. Featuring world-class best Celebrity judges, Celebrity MC DJs, and 1000 beer pong teams. Lots of prizes for the best-dressed teams.


Dinner, Drink & DIY@The Office Resto Pub 202 Sparks Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5C1 Canada: Sat, May 4, 2019, from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT

Bring the love of your love to this spectacular candlelit dinner. Create and enjoy Wine Glass Terrarium and as you reflect on adding a taste of value to your relationship.


California Wine Fair@ Fairmont Château Laurier 1 Rideau Street Ottawa, ON K1N 8S7 Canada Fri, April 26, 2019, from 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM EDT

Join us in raising a glass to enjoy sun-kissed wine and share our passion from California's top class wines. Do not miss it.


Ottawa Beer Fest@ Aberdeen Pavilion, Lansdowne Park. May 102019, 3:00 PM – Sat, 11 May 2019, 12:00 AM EDT

OBF is back due to public demand! We are bringing the biggest collection of the Cider Bar, Import Beers, craft beer and more fun to our beer lovers in Ottawa community! Come let's have some fun.


Maurice Moore LIVE in Ottawa@ The 27 Club 27 York St. in the Byward Market ON K1N 5S7 Ottawa. Saturday, April 27, 2019

Mourice Moore Homecoming show goes down to the 27 Club 27 York St. It’s going to be a night of raw emotion, passion, and intimacy all through Moore's ability to give a story in singing. 


SPICE THE QUEEN OF DANCEHALL LIVE IN CONCERT OTTAWA@ Bronson Centre Theatre 211 Bronson Avenue Ottawa, ON Sunday, Apr 21, 2019, 8:00 PM

Come experience thrilling spiced dancehall live in Bronson center. Tickets are available in advance. Strictly 19+ only. 



For kids


KatimaKids Sports 2019@ Katimavik Elementary School 64 Chimo Drive Kanata, ON K2L 1Y9 Ottawa. Date and Time Tue, 21 May 2019 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM EDT

Is your kid a fan of sports? Make a point of allowing them to participate in a multi-sport program for kids where they get a chance to play baseball, tennis, soccer, and more fun games. A free team jersey is up for grab for all kids.


41st Annual Spring Concert@ Algonquin Commons Theatre 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Building E Ottawa, ON Saturday, May 4, 2019, 11:30 AM
41st Annual Spring Concert is here again with lots of fun. We are featuring Rathi School of Dance and Al-Arz Lebanese Arts Group from Ottawa; and Mississauga’s finest, Folklorni Ansambl Hrvatsko Kolo as guest performers. Join us in sharing our diverse Canadian heritage. 


Children's Corner@ Parkdale United Church 429 Parkdale Avenue Ottawa, ON K1Y1H3 Canada Sun, April 28 2019, 1500hrs to 1730hrs EDT

Join us in this final concert for season 2018 – 2019. More fun with the epic musical tour – all orchestra musical instruments; viola jokes. Kids will love this one! Featured in, "Dance of the Hours" by Britten and "Young People's Guide to the Orchestra" by Ponchielli. Don’t miss this one.


A more mature crowd


Easter In Kanata @The Bridge 285 Roger Neilson Way Ottawa, ON K2T 1C4 Canada: Sun, April 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

Celebrate your Easter enjoying lots of laughter, great music, surprises, and inspiring messages as we celebrate with loved ones. 3-Service time available this year.



Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary LIVE in Ottawa@ Shaw Centre 55 Colonel By Drive Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2 Wed, 17 April 2019 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT

Live on Sharks center, Kevin O'Leary alongside other speakers will be hosting an informative Conference on wealth, investment and money management.


New Entrepreneurs of Ottawa Networking (NEON) Spring 2019@ Ben Franklin Place 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa, ON, Canada Ottawa, ON K2G 5K7 Canada Wed, April 24, 2019, 5:40 PM – 8:40 PM EDT

This year NEON event comes with an in-depth discourse and valuable advice to upcoming investors and entrepreneurs on marketing. Don’t miss this insightful experience.



2019 National Prayer Breakfast of Canada @Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre 101 Lyon Street North Ottawa, ON K1R 5T9 Canada Thu, 2 May 2019 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM EDT

Join us in this Christ-centred event to honor and appreciate life, connect through faith and uphold our Christian heritage.


Spring ElderCare Information Exchange@ Cedarhill Golf and Country Club 56 Cedarhill Drive Ottawa, ON K2R 1C5 Canada Fri, April 26, 2019, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM EDT

Do you know what you can do to support the elderly? Join us in networking and learning from the eldercare related topics from different panelists and career fair.


The film, Television and Animation Career Fair@ Horticulture Building (Lansdowne Park) 1525 Princess Patricia Way Ottawa, ON K1S 5J3 Canada Sat, May 4, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT

Are you a screen media savvy or aspiring to be one? This career fair is here because of you. Join the industry professionals and successful local companies to learn trends on the industry courses and programs.



31st Annual Ottawa Woodcarving Competition@ Old Wellington Street Kars, ON K0A 2E0 Canada Sat,  May  4th 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

Come and experience woodcarving artwork competition. Featuring pyrography, chip in-the-round, relief, carving and wonderfully schematic forms of almost every nature. Learn the artisans’ tools through demos on how to use them.