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TIFF Mongrel House Thursday September 2019

Canadian independent film distributor, Mongrel Media, launched the 5th Annual Mongrel House at TIFF, a multi-day celebration honouring nine of their films premiering at TIFF and 25 years of curating some of the most innovative and distinctive films of our times. Taking place from Thursday, September 5, to Sunday, September 8, at the historic Campbell…

#Artsvirtualreality August 2019

Last year, Toronto virtual reality firm VR Vision Inc. and Toronto media, communications and public relations company FATMO (FASHION ARTS TECH MEDIA OPERATIONS) Media Group officially launched the city’s first ever exclusive fashion and VR event. Summer 2018’s innovative, cutting-edge #FASHIONVIRTUALREALITY allowed emerging Toronto fashion, accessory and jewellery designers to have their designs showcased in…

Waterfront Awards July 2019

The 2nd annual Waterfront Awards presented by Waterfront Magazine, celebrating outstanding women in the Toronto community, took place on July 19th 2019 at the Globe and Mail Centre. Guests gathered on the 17th floor before the awards ceremony to see the amazing talent lineup, including live painting by Angela Kim, live drawing from caricaturist Jennifer,…

Power Ball 21 June 2019

The 21st annual Powerball took place at the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery on June 6th 2019. Entitled Powerball: 21 Club, the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery held their most sought out event of the year in collaboration with Holt Renfrew. The art gallery was transformed into a bustling party with interactive art exhibits to…

The Fashionable Escape Precious Threads June 2019

A fundraiser at Artscape Wychwood Barns that featured a luxury line debut/high fashion runway show presentation by multi-award winning fashion brand –Precious Threads by Abiola. All in support of Women’s Habitat – an outreach centre assisting women and children fleeing domestic violence. Fashionable Escape                 Precious Threads    …

SMASH Nourish June 2019

SMASH: Nourish was a night of bold artwork, delicious cuisine, refreshing drinks, and invigorating experiences. Art directed by RBC Senior Curator Corrie Jackson and hosted by the Gardiner Museum Young Patron Circle, SMASH: Nourish brought together leading Canadian contemporary artists for a vibrant party dripping with creativity. This event sells out every year so get…

Toronto Taste June 2019

Toronto Taste 2019 was a magical event from start to finish. Upon entering the beautiful Evergreen Brick Works, guests were greeted by jugglers on stilts, acrobats, aerialists, and other carnival performers as the scent of over fifty different food and beverage stations awaited them. From mouth-watering fried chicken, to vegan flatbread with chickpeas, and foie…

Eva`s Home For Life June 2019

Eva’s Home for Life, Toronto’s favourite home design charity marketplace and auction that helps end youth homelessness. Once again held at the Evergreen Brick Works in June. June 20th marked Eva’s 25th anniversary since opening thier first shelter, Eva’s Place. In honour and celebration of Eva Smith’s bold vision to help homeless youth, we are…

ICFF Italian Film Festival Moda Fashion Party June 2019

A night of fashion, food and fun took place on June 19th at Square One in Missisauga. The rotund of Square One was transformed into a beautiful fashion show viewing area, with the Genesis G70 car of the year at the back for photobooth opportunities. Special guests included Italian comedy legend Ezio Greggio; the president…

ICFF Italian Film Festival Moda Fashion Show June 2019

A night of fashion, food and fun took place on June 19th at Square One in Missisauga. The rotund of Square One was transformed into a beautiful fashion show viewing area, with the Genesis G70 car of the year at the back for photobooth opportunities. Special guests included Italian comedy legend Ezio Greggio; the president…

ICFF Italian Film Festival Opening Gala June 2019

On June 13th, Ricarda’s on 134 Peter St. was transformed into a display of fine Italian cuisine mixed with the enthusiasm of Raptors fans for the Italian Contemporary Film Festival’s Grand Opening Soirée. The entirety of the QRC West building was filled with a variety of Italian cuisine. Homemade pasta, freshly sliced prosciutto and drinks…

Tastemaster May 2019

Tastemaster at the Evergreen Brick Works this year had a stellar line-up of Toronto’s best culinary talent for the three-day showcase of the city’s finest food & drink. Guests tasted never before seen dishes from one-off collaborations between Toronto’s best chefs, and sampled a curated selection of restaurants, wineries, breweries and artisan producers. All of…

CAFA Awards Afterparty May 2019

CAFA the Canadian Fashion Awards and afterparty was held again at the Fairmont Royal York. CAFA hosted its fifth annual red-carpet Awards show at the end of May. It was a unique evening that united Canadian talent and fashion influencers from all over the world. Honouring designers, models, image-makers, stylists, and influencers, CAFA has established…

Best of Italy May 2019

The “Best of Italy” Wine Tasting Event took place on Monday, May 27th at the Liberty Grand Entertainment and was Presented by in partnership between Gambero Rosso and Liberty Entertainment Group, this event showcased wine that has been presented the esteemed Tre Bicchieri (“Three Glasses”) award from a panel of independent experts, making these some…

George Brown Fashion Shows April 2019

George Brown Fashion Shows of the graduating class of 2019 was held this year at Artscape Wychwood Barns in April. Produced by the graduating fashion students, the event offered graduates to display their talents and work during the fashion show and STUDIO portfolio presentations, and networked to establish direct contact with fashion industry professionals during…

OCAD Exhibition Reception May 2019

900 promising young artists and designers exhibited at the biggest GradEx ever — OCAD University’s 104th This year, GradEx was a five-day exhibition spread across four buildings on campus including the iconic Sharp Centre for Design. The university threw open its doors, and invited the community to see works by the creative minds of OCAD…

Testimonial Dinner and Awards April 2019

This year PPF Awards was held at Metro Toronto Convention Centre hosted by Lisa LaFlamme of CTV News and honoured Rona Ambrose, Alan Bernstein, George Cope, Pierre-Marc Johnson and Farah Mohamed. PPF Awards also recognized emerging leader Maayan Ziv and the winner of the Hyman Solomon Award for Public Policy Journalism, Karyn Pugliese. Read more…

SNAP March 2019

SNAP was held this year at Arcadian Court Thursday, March 21st. SNAP is one of ACT’s two annual fundraising events. A photographic fundraiser featuring a Live and Silent Art Auction, and a photo competition. Over the past fifteen years, SNAP has provided patrons with an opportunity to support ACT’s programs and services, increase their awareness…

Black Diamond Ball February 2019

Toronto’s fourth annual TD Black Diamond Ball was held at the luxurious Fairmont Royal York Hotel and filled with entertainers, business leaders, and community members for a night of unforgettable music, dance and food by today’s hottest local and international talents. This black-tie affair is part of TD Bank’s annual Black History Month series of…

RC Restaurants Canada Show February 2019

The RC Restaurants Canada Exhibit was held this year at the Direct Energy Building for everyone one who is in the hospitality business – owners, operators, president, c-suite executives buyer, managers, caterer, chef, hotelier and foodservice professionals. Shopping for the latest equipment or innovative products and services, looking for the next best thing to include…

The Artist Project February 2019

The Artist Project held again at the CNE`s Better Living Centre from February 2oth to 23rd it is a contemporary art fair is in its 12th year, and curates diverse works from over 300 national artists.. 300+ amazing artists to discover and buy works from. Attending The Artist Project opening night party to celebrate the talent…

RC Restaurants Canada Show Launch January 2019

The RC Restaurants Canada Exhibit Launch was held this year on Queen st before the main event at the Direct Energy Building coming in February for everyone one who is in the hospitality business – owners, operators, president, c-suite executives buyer, managers, caterer, chef, hotelier and foodservice professionals. Shopping for the latest equipment or innovative…

CAFA Awards Afterparty April 2018

 CAFA the Canadian Fashion Awards was held again at the Fairmont Royal York. CAFA hosted its fourth annual red-carpet Awards show on April 2018 – a unique evening that united Canadian talent and fashion influencers from all over the world. Honouring designers, models, image-makers, stylists, and influencers, CAFA has established itself as a premier event…

Contessa Awards Party November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game, this years…

Contessa Awards fashion Shows November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game, this years…

Contessa Awards November 2018

The Contessa Awards Gala was held on Sunday November 4th at The Westin Harbour Castle. A cocktail party and dinner for more than 1,000 guests that attended from all across the country. The awards were given during the dinner Including innovative fashion show presentations from expert stylists at the top of their game The evening…

Fashion Forward Party October 2018

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows held this year at The Atrium at Ricarda’s on Peter St. 12 Designers showed off their new collections of men and women’s wear along with music, Dance and entertainment. This year Fashion Forward was hosted by Rochelle Clarke, social media influencer/ vlogger from Toronto. Fashion Forward       Facebook  …

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows October 2018

Fashion Forward Fashion Shows held this year at The Atrium at Ricarda’s on Peter St. 12 Designers showed off their new collections of men and women’s wear along with music, Dance and entertainment. This year Fashion Forward was hosted by Rochelle Clarke, social media influencer/ vlogger from Toronto. Fashion Forward      Facebook    Photos…

Nourishhope November 2018

Nourishhope a special evening supporting international justice mission was at the Grand Salon on 20 Toronto Street, The evening was hosted by Personality Karen Johnson with a reception followed by a dinner program from Chef Damian Harrington of the award winning “Foodies on Foot” (founded by Steven Hellmann) created a multi course menu with wine…

Grand Bizarre Supper Club December 2018

Grand Bizarre Supper Club at CNE Saskatchewan Rd Launched their new dinning experience. Every Saturday guests can indulged in a smorgasbord of creations created by world-class chefs who bring new ideas each and every week. The visual feast filled with the newest culinary innovations. With vibrant spectacles at every turn, the engaging social space encourages…

It’s Always Something December 2018

“It’s Always Something” Annual Variety Show at the Carlu was in December.5th. There was a cocktail reception before the dinner. Host RON JAMES along with Holly Cole, Elvira Kurt, Tim Hicks, Theo Tams entertained the audience after dinner with a night filled with stand up comedy, dancers and live music Canada’s #1 Variety Show, “It’s Always…

City Moguls Fashion Show November 2018

City MOGULS annual party that featured Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in our community, City MOGULS provides a platform for young, like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracts young professionals from all different industries…

Notable Awards November 2018

Notable Life Awards this year’s at Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto, (#NotableAwards) November 2018. Hosted by Hockey player Brandon Prust and Actress wife Maripier Morin for the night. Entertainment was h Annual Notable Awards winner headliner Dwayne Gretzky. Food venders and dozens of wine and liquor sponsors from all the favourite Toronto hotspots, as well as…

Anokhi Diwali Masquerade Ball November 2018

Anokhi Diwali Masquerade Ball was at the Sheraton Centre Hotel Dominion Ballroom. ANOKHI MEDIA brought together its entire portfolio of brands for this elite, professional, and boutique party with The ANOKHI EMPOWER ME Campaign. Anokh presented a retrospective on some of the key personalities from the global South Asian community who’s contribution to global society…

Taste Canada Awards October 2018

Taste Canada Awards Celebrated at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel this October. The winners of Canada’s culinary writing awards with a total, 24 Gold and Silver awards were handed out to authors of culinary books and food blogs at the Gala “When we write about food, we are really writing about humanity and community; about love…