Michelle da Silva

The May 3 discussion features Mykki Blanco, Ciel (Cindy Li) and Bambii and will be hosted by NOW's Michelle da Silva more



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Nearly half of all queer folks identify as bi, yet bisexuals and pansexuals have never had official representation at Pride. That changes at Pride Toronto 2018, where the Bi+ Pride initiative ensures bi visibility. more



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A staple on the Danforth, The Big Carrot is expanding east and opening a second location in the Upper Beaches on June 21. more


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Kate Killet

NXNE 2018 reviews: Our critics spent the week in venues throughout Toronto, catching shows by Ryan Hemsworth, RYAN Playground, Tokyo Police Club's Dave Monks, LA Timpa and more. more

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Kasa Moto

Café Boulud, Kasa Moto and Oretta are some of the high-end restaurants you can dine at on a budget during Summerlicious, where 200 participating restaurants offer three-course prix fixe menus more



Martin Fox

Jessica Cho, who DJs under the name Korea Town Acid, is having her busiest year yet. The Toronto artist has released her debut EP, Mahogani Forest, on Cosmic Resonance. more



Samuel Engelking

Find over 60 events including concerts, food festivals, outdoor movies and more in NOW's annual Hot Summer Guide. more

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After singing backup vocals of Lido Pimienta and Jennifer Castle, Toronto electronic producer Victoria Cheong, better known as New Chance, releases her own debut EP, a five song . more

Album reviews

After Walnut Studios in King West Village was destroyed by a fire on May 19, a GoFundMe campaign has been started to support the 22 artists who lost all of their work and supplies. more



Mark Jones

Watch Meghan Markle marry Prince Harry on May 19 at these Toronto locations including the Princess of Wales Theatre and the Fairmont Royal York. more



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Kitchener-Waterloo is known for Oktoberfest parties, but there's more to do in Ontario's Tri-Cities. From where to stay to what to do, here's a guide to Kitchener-Waterloo for your next weekend getaway. more


The Toronto marijuana lifestyle store is offering classes to the public ahead of Canada's cannabis legalization. more


Toronto soft serve iHalo Krunch has launched a pop-up shop at Lululemon's Queen West flagship store to coincide with the Toronto Waterfront 10K. more



Samuel Engelking

The Toronto activist says collaborating on the film with director Kelly Showker "gave me my power back" more

Interviews & Features

Documentary about Mandi Gray's rape trial should be required watching for all in the #MeToo era more


Toronto electronic music producer Cameron Findlay, better known as Kontravoid, follows his 2012 self-titled debut with Undone, a five-song EP with an ominous, all-encompassing dark take on house and tecnno. more

Album reviews

Club Fitness, Gin Ebony and Efemmera headline the new electronic music series Never Later at the Burdock in Toronto. The series will prioritize women and non-binary artists, fighting through red tape to prioritize safe and diverse nightlife. more


People are urging Yuk Yuk's Toronto to cancel a comedy show called White Guys Matter hosted by Aaron Berg that promises only white male comedians and jokes about race, religion and sexism more

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Dahlia Katz

Julie Tamiko Manning and Adrienne Wong's play about hybrid identities will appeal to a wide audience, no matter your heritage more



Samuel Engelking

The rise of Jordan Peterson, men's right activists and toxic masculinity has made the need to examine what it means to be a man all the more urgent. Canadian authors, activists and artists are finally taking a critical look at redefining masculinity. more


New documentary Catwalk: Tales From The Cat Show Circuit follows a season in the competitive world of Canadian cat shows more