Things To Do

8 things to do in Toronto this week (November 16-20)

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The weekend may have come to an end, but we promise the fun has not. This week, there’s loads of stuff to do in Toronto. Yes, most in-person events have been cancelled ’cause of the ongoing COVID situation. But we’ve been down this road before, people and we know how to make the most of a virtual occasion. So whether you’re slapping on a mask and hitting up a socially-distanced spot in the flesh, or enjoying the best of the city from the comfort of your own couch, this week is sure to be full of excitement.

Here are 8 of the best things to do in Toronto this week.

STREET EATS FEST HOME EDITION

Who said you had to leave the house to enjoy a fabulous food festival? This week’s Street Eats Fest Home Edition will let you participate right where you are. Just get your tickets to receive recipes and food demos right at your fingertips. Then you can whip up the creative creations, enjoy your meal, and watch the Street Eats Fest live stream from your couch. Yum!

Where: Check it out online
When: Wednesday, November 18th

LIVE FROM INSIDE

Just cause we can’t go to a concert, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy a live performance. This week, you can tune into the live stream broadcast of Dean Brody from the Danforth Music Hall. This Canadian talent is debuting his new country album. So get your tickets and be part of the very first group to hear it live.

Where: Check it out online.
When: Tuesday, November 17th

ZUMBA AT HOME

So we know you can’t attend a fitness class in person right now, but that doesn’t mean you have to slack off of your workouts. This week, you can log on to enjoy a live Zumba class streamed right to your living room. Get ready to sweat with this upbeat cardio jam. They’ve got great tunes and even better moves in store.

Where: Check it out online.
When: Wednesday, November 18th

MAKE HIBISCUS FLOWER TACOS

Wanna hone those cooking skills? Now’s your chance. Log on this week to participate in a Hibiscus Flower Taco class. You can celebrate the history and Mexican culture behind the dish. Plus, you’ll learn how to make a tasty treat. We know you’re at-home quarantine buddies will thank you for it!

Where: Check it out online.
When: 
Friday, November 20th

BUY LOCAL CONCERT SERIES

There’s no better time than now to support local businesses. Which is why we’ll be tuning in to the Buy Local Concert Series. This event will be showcasing loads of local musicians and raising awareness for shopping small businesses. Plus, when you register for the event, you’ll be entered to win a $1000 cash prize! Can’t say no to that, right?

Where: Check it out online.
When:
Thursday, November 19th

AVENGERS S.T.A.T.I.O.N.

Avengers assemble at this fabulous spot. This week the highly-anticipated Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibit will be opening their doors. You can stop by to explore incredible artifacts like Iron Man’s armour, Black Widow’s uniform, and more. Plus, you can complete your mission to officially become part of the Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. team. Oooh, la la!

Where: Yorkdale Shopping Centre, 3401 Dufferin St
When: Opens Friday, November 20th
Tickets: Get yours here.
When: Begins Saturday, November 14th

BLUE MOUNTAIN ENCHANTED HOLIDAY MAGIC

A magical holiday walk through just opened at Blue Mountain and it’s got everything you need to get into the winter spirit. With just a 2-hour drive from the city, this is the perfect place to hit if you’ve got an afternoon off. Bring the whole family and stroll through spectacular lights and festive sounds all season long.

Where: Blue Mountain Resort, 190 Good Canning Dr, The Blue Mountains
When: Open all week long

STREAM AN ADDICTIVE SERIES

Of course, a week of staying at home means a week of indulging on a Netflix binge or two. Good thing there are tons of crazy addictive series to keep you hooked! Our favourite platforms are constantly churning out loads of creative new content that’s sure to keep you distracted from all the craziness out in the world right now. So log on, melt into your couch, and let the streaming begin.

Where: Check out our favourites here.
When: All week long

Have a great week, Toronto! Let us know which of these picks you do first.