Here’s where to see holiday and Christmas lights in and around Toronto this year

Here’s where to see holiday and Christmas lights in and around Toronto this year

One of the best parts of the winter holiday season is checking out all the twinkling holiday and Christmas lights in Toronto. Get into the holiday spirit by exploring millions of glowing lights. Here are some of the festivals, events, and places where you can see holiday and Christmas lights in and around Toronto this … Read more

Toronto is getting a massive nighttime street festival for the winter solstice

Toronto is getting a massive nighttime street festival for the winter solstice

Toronto will be seeing the return of Kensignton Market’s Winter Solstice Festival this holiday season, after the event was cancelled last year due to restrictions.  On Dec. 21, the streets of Kensington will be closed down for the neighbourhood’s celebration from 6 p.m to to 9:30 p.m.  Their shops will be open late, and performers will be on … Read more

Toronto’s most outrageous Christmas lights display is coming back for the holidays

Toronto’s most outrageous Christmas lights display is coming back for the holidays

With the holidays just a few short weeks away, you might’ve noticed your neighbours slowly setting up festive lights and decor.  However, nothing shines in comparison to the De Sario Family Festival of Lights, which has taken Christmas decor to the extreme.  For the past 23 years, Amatore and Pasqua De Sario have been transforming … Read more

Music fans deserve a ‘Splendour for grown ups’ – does Adelaide’s new Harvest Rock fit the bill?

Music fans deserve a ‘Splendour for grown ups’ – does Adelaide’s new Harvest Rock fit the bill?

Australia is not short on music festivals. New events pop up in towns and cities across the country every year. Independent operators pull together gatherings in the hope of connecting their communities and perhaps luring some tourists. Big conglomerates deliver blockbuster bills that serve as a convenient way to put artists in front of tens … Read more

Toronto is getting a massive lights festival with glowing lanterns this week

Toronto is getting a massive lights festival with glowing lanterns this week

Cavalcade of Lights is returning to Toronto this week and there’s no better way to celebrate the winter holidays than to check out this lights festival. The annual lights festival is set to kick off the holiday season with a ton of activities, light displays and festive decor, including a 55-foot tall Christmas tree decorated with … Read more

Jack White was in Australia for one night only – here’s what happened

Jack White was in Australia for one night only – here’s what happened

It’s been over ten years since Jack White played an Australian show. While he toured with his band The Saboteurs in 2019, that didn’t feel like the full story given White’s many musical guises. Touring under his own name opens up opportunities in the setlist, with his long list of projects all seemingly fair game, … Read more

Laneway 2023 Sideshows: your complete guide

Laneway 2023 Sideshows: your complete guide

Your chance to catch Phoebe Bridgers, Fred again…, girl in red, FINNEAS, slowthai, TURNSTILE, and many more! Making its welcome return this February, Laneway has assembled what they’ve called their “best ever line-up”. If you’re after an extra slice, many of the internationals are heading up East Coast shows while in the country.  Update: Phoebe Bridgers is bringing … Read more

Cavalcade of Lights will return to Toronto this year but without fireworks

Cavalcade of Lights will return to Toronto this year but without fireworks

Light festivals are a staple for the holiday season and returning to Toronto is the annual Cavalcade of Lights to kick off the holiday season. As always, the annual lights festival is set to transform Nathan Phillips Square with a ton of activities, light displays and festive decor, including a 55-foot Christmas Tree decorated with more … Read more