80s Mixtape Dance Party Clinton's Events & Culture Girl Gang Cabarets 1 Year Anniversary Love Design Party News Saddle Up The Garrison The Gladstone Hotel The Ossington The Piston Toronto Events Toronto Hit List

Toronto Hit List: 80s Mixtape Dance Party, Saddle Up, Love Design Party, Girl Gang Cabarets 1 Year Anniversary & more!

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January 17th-20th Come Up To My Room @ The Gladstone Lodge, 1214 Queen St. W. Come Up To My Room invitations artists and designers to create four-day site-specific, immersive installations that stimulate the creativeness and encourage dialogue and dialogue between contributors and guests alike. #CUTMR2019 will function over 20 tasks with over 50 individuals! $5-10 advance tickets obtainable on-line.

January 18th-27th DesignTO Pageant @ numerous places. DesignTO, previously the Toronto Design Offsite Pageant, brings you 10 days full of immersive installations, implausible exhibitions, partaking talks, and extra design and artwork than ever earlier than.


7 pm Music Bingo @ The Gladstone Lodge, 1214 Queen St. W. A FREE weekly occasion combining the love of music with the normal bingo format. Every participant receives a Music Bingo card which consists of an assortment of songs. As an alternative of calling out numbers, they play the music! Singing alongside inspired.

eight pm Drake Trivia @ The Drake Lodge, 1150 Queen St. W. Groups of 4 or much less put their random information to the check as hosts Megan Griffith-Greene and Jeromy Lloyd hearth off questions starting from sporting data and superstar scandals to geographic discoveries and culinary lingo. $2 to take part. E mail host@thedrakehotel.ca or present up early to order a spot.


7:30 pm F*ck Sh*t Up: Trans + Non-Binary Performer Cabaret @ The Gladstone Lodge, 1214 Queen St. W. Take pleasure in performances by Chanty Marostica, Rosie Bourgeoisie, Amian Black, and Bilal Baig as a part of the Gladstone’s Thursday night time cabaret collection. With hosts Babia Majora and Fluffy Soufflé. Stick round after the cabaret for tunes and extra good occasions. PWYC ($10 recommended, however nobody will probably be turned away).

eight pm The Throwback @ The Drake Lounge, 1150 Queen St. W. DJ Gramera and Dennis P of SoulSkank take over the Drake Lodge lounge and fill the air with clean beats and silky saxophone sounds. Finish the night time in a enjoyable groove as they take you thru basic music eras in true throwback Thursday style.

10 pm Wipe Out @ Swan Dive, 1631 Dundas St. W. Rock, punk, psych, and surf with DJ Luke Harley.


7 pm DesignTO Launch Get together @ St. Lawrence Corridor, 157 King St. E. Kick off the brand new 10-day pageant on the DesignTO Launch Social gathering! Combine and mingle with unbiased designers, architects, artists, makers, and curators on the occasion that brings Toronto’s artistic group collectively. $12 advance tickets out there on-line, with proceeds going to DesignTO to assist obtain their mission to advance design tradition in Canada.

10 pm 80s Mixtape Dance Celebration @ Stone’s Place, 1255 Queen St. W. DJ Blush takes you on a visit again to the 1980s in a musical DeLorean of awesomeness. Overload on hairspray, escape the shoulder pads, and prepare to start out your weekend off proper! $5.

10 pm Saddle Up! @ Owl’s Membership, 847 Dovercourt Rd. Dance to Willie, Dolly, Loretta, and the remainder of your honky tonk favourites! You’ll hear all the great tunes and the most effective of the dangerous ones (no bro nation). Reside set by Lenny Bull & The Foremost Offenders at 10:30 pm. $5 earlier than 11 pm, $10 after (bar is money solely).

10 pm Decade: A 1995-2005 Dance Get together @ Clinton’s, 693 Bloor St. W. Relive your greatest life at Clinton’s latest dance celebration, Decade! Anthems from 1995-2005 all night time. $10.

10 pm Whas Good @ The Ossington, 61 Ossington Ave. Good vibes dance celebration! Hip-hop, R&B, soul, reggae, and dancehall – old skool to new faculty.

10 pm Shadows of Motown @ The Boat, 158 Augusta Ave. DJs Nicely Stated, Slater, and Ty play the most important and greatest Motown, doo-wop, and booty shakin’ hits.

10 pm Nautiluss b2b Yohei S @ Bambi’s, 1265 Dundas St. W. Again-to-back DJ units by Nautiluss and Yohei S.

10 pm DJ Granny Pantys @ Swan Dive, 1631 Dundas St. W. Come get freaky as DJ Granny Pantys performs rock, psych, post-punk, and oddities.

10 pm Beam Me Up Disco @ The Piston, 937 Bloor St. W. A disco jam that celebrates the underrated and the obscure of funk, jazz, soul, boogie, uncommon groove, reggae, gospel, proto-house! It’s a night of tuneful transcendence, provided by residents Patchouli Brothers and Bike owner. $10.

10 pm Co-Werk @ The Drake Underground, 1150 Queen St. W. A celebration idea impressed by collaboration. No openers; no headliners; no set occasions – only a rotating crew of DJs protecting the vibes recent and the power excessive all night time with a mixture of hip-hop, home, reggae, membership, and classics. This month’s assembly might be led by Bianca Lee, Do Not Push, Freeza Chin, and JAYEMKAYEM. $10.

10:16 pm Sixteen States@ Tennessee Tavern, 1554 Queen St. W. Banded in good firm, 16 DJs current distinctive 16-minute pathways to enjoyment. No cowl, however charitable financial donations will probably be accepted to assist help the Parkdale Group Meals Financial institution.

10:30 pm Untold Tales @ Eden Corridor, 193 Baldwin St. Be a part of DJ and producer Roberto S for one of many final nights at Edenhall earlier than it closes its doorways this February.


11 am Small Ball Mini Cask Fest @ Left Area Brewery, 36 Wagstaff Dr. Be a part of Left Area Brewery as they crack into some scrumptious cask variations of your faves! This annual occasion consists of 10 distinctive casks, meals pop-up by Dover Boys Fish and Chips, and restricted version 5oz. glassware. Till 9 pm.

12 pm Ladies March On: Toronto @ Nathan Phillips Sq., 100 Queen St. W. As a result of we’ll NOT return.Ladies March On: Toronto invitations you to hitch collectively in marching, resisting, and making it clear to policymakers that we’ll not settle for rollbacks and assaults on our communities.This march, and this motion, started in solidarity with our sisters in america as they demonstrated their resistance to their nation’s new management. We march to convey consciousness to the modifications wanted to construct a safer, extra inclusive Toronto. Till three pm.

four pm January Swap @ Dovercourt Home, 805 Dovercourt Rd. Convey your gently used clothes and niknaks and change them for different gently used gadgets! $7 entrance payment, plus one bag or extra of clothes (infants to grownup clothes, footwear, and equipment of any gender). Till 6 pm.

eight pm DJ Skate Nights: Synthesexer @ Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queen’s Quay W. Be a part of Synthesexer for a skate night time of electropop, italo disco, and home! Skate and helmet leases obtainable. Till 11 pm.

10 pm Love Design Celebration @ The Gladstone Lodge, 1214 Queen St. W. The official have fun for Come Up To My Room! Discover all 4 flooring of the Gladstone, then drink and dance the night time away within the Ballroom beneath an set up of suspended restricted version kinetic Love Design cellular sculptures by Shelter Bay. DJs Myst Milano and Ace Dillinger will throw down when you rejoice all that’s artwork and design.

10 pm Soiled Speak @ Unlovable, 1415-B Dundas St. W. Music for dancing with pleasure fashions. Music to move you to the far reaches of Orion, to observe the C-beams glitter at midnight. Music for robots, runners, and replicants. Pammm and Diana McNally (Automaticamore) play Italo, cosmic disco, ’80s Euro synthpop, Montreal sound, and bizarre dad jams.

10 pm Bingo Bango @ The Purple Mild, 1173 Dundas St. W. An evening of electro, darkish italo, minimal wave, and synthpop with DJs Castelvi, Cryogenetic, and Butr.

10 pm Hyperlink Up @ The Ossington, 61 Ossington Ave. DJ Child Ka$h spinning the perfect in prime 40, hip-hop, RnB, soca, and reggaton. Tunes for all headtops.

10 pm Worst Conduct @ Clinton’s, 693 Bloor St. W. This Saturday, be in your worst conduct. Bangs & Blush play previous and current bangers all night time lengthy from Drake, The Weeknd, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Infamous B.I.G., Nelly, TLC, Missy Elliott, and extra! $10.

10 pm Get It Collectively @ The Boat, 158 Augusta Ave. Kensington Market’s open format dance social gathering welcoming all genres, all types, and all individuals. Alternatives by Mikey McFly.

10 pm On Earth 1 Year Anniversary @ Bambi’s, 1265 Dundas St. W. On Earth celebrates one yr of bookings and bops with two excellent DJs, AKUA (NYC) and KTANA (Toronto). $10 advance tickets obtainable on-line.

10 pm Saturday Night time Jukebox Dance Celebration @ Stones Place, 1255 Queen St. W. Sweat it out to the candy sounds of the golden age of rock ‘n’ roll and soul music! DJ Blush performs rock, soul, funk, pop, and disco from the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s.

10 pm It’s All Good @ The Piston, 937 Bloor St. W. Be a part of resident VJs Common Eclectic and Mike Luke as they take you on a journey by way of the 1990s, from Biggie to Bjork, Nirvana to No Doubt, Future’s Baby to Daft Punk, TLC to ATCQ, Eminem to En Vogue, Mariah Carey to Large Assault, Portishead to Pavement, Spice Women to Stereolab, and far more! $10.

10 pm I Assume I’m Making A Comeback Dance Get together @ Swan Dive, 1631 Dundas St. W. DJ Shirley Tempo performs Motown, soul, rock, pop, and responsible pleasures to make you dance!

10:30 pm Chronologic @ The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St. W. A dance social gathering via the ages. Pop and anti-pop from because the finish of historical past (i.e. music from 1890 to 2019, performed in chronological order). $5 earlier than 11:30 pm, $10 after.

10:30 pm Divas Solely: Starring Madonna @ Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church St. Glad Day and Juicy Moon Productions are bringing divas from throughout the many years beneath one roof with all of the glamour, excessive notes, and wind machines you’ll be able to deal with. Particular highlight on Madonna. DJs Johnny B Goode and DJ Maggy on the decks + particular performances by legendary Queen Jezebel Bardot all through the night time. $5 earlier than 11:30 pm, $10 after.

10:30 pm Again In The Day @ Revival, 783 School St. A tribute to ’90s old fashioned hip-hop, R&B, dance, home, reggae, and pop with DJs Child Yu, R2, and J-Class. E mail information@themarqueemedia.com for bottle service inquiries and visitor record.


11 am GH Market: Love Design Store @ The Gladstone Lodge, 1214 Queen St. W. Meet the designers behind a few of Ontario’s most enjoyable manufacturers at this one day-only purchasing occasion. From rising artists to established fan favourites, the Love Design Store encompasses a rigorously curated number of house décor, giftware, jewelry, and trend. Look ahead to an assortment of should have staples, new merchandise, and restricted version goodies in a single intimate area, then prime it off with a bouquet from the flower bar, and you’re positive to seek out one thing for each design lover. Till 6 pm.

three:30 pm Sunday Afternoon Social @ 251 Queen St. W. Field of Kittens and Justin of alienInFlux Sound System, Boreal Canoe Journey, and founding father of Harvest Pageant invite you to the primary Sunday Afternoon Social of 2019! On the second flooring: Human Rights (10 member reside reggae band), Yoshi & Chi, Synapps, and Blair Williams. On the third flooring: Kenny Glasgow, Karla Houser & Loxxe, and Field of Kittens DJs (Fabio Palermo + Jamie Kidd + Mike Gibbs). $26 advance tickets obtainable on-line.

6 pm Girl Gang Cabarets 1 Year Anniversary @ The Painted Woman, 218 Ossington Ave. A celebration of women-identifying individuals and artists! That includes artists Janice Jo Lee, Bethany Daniels, Niki Nikita, and Claire Mortifee adopted by an open stage woman cabaret (open to comedians, storytellers, poets, musicians, dancers, or anything you possibly can consider) and jam. $10 prematurely, $12 on the door.

7 pm Brass Information Trivia @ The Ossington, 61 Ossington Ave. Check your information and win prizes! Hosted by Well-known Kirk Hero. Till 10 pm.

10 pm Love Shack @ Swan Dive, 1631 Dundas St. W. DJ DangerCat spinning all of your favorite rock and roll, indie, storage, surf, and new wave hits all night time.

~ For occasion submissions, e mail Caitlyn Holroyd at caitlyn_holroyd@hotmail.com

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