In pictures: the Distillery District after dark during the annual power down for the planet
Mood lighting was the order for the evening as Toronto lit candles for Earth Hour. Mill Street Brewery in conjunction with over 60 other venues held a Lights Out event featuring acoustic performances from local musicians including Big Rude Jake. Fifty cents from every pint sold was donated to Earth Day Canada. Toronto Hydro, meanwhile, reported a six per cent drop in electricity use during Earth Hour.