A round up of the best/weirdest things to do this weekend in Toronto
Friday December 2nd
Weird Canada presents Silver Dapple at everyone’s favourite Portuguese social club The Port (1179 Dundas W). The Montreal shoegazers are set to party for the release of their debut LP, English Girlfriend. Along for the ride are Each Other who are playing Toronto for the first time. Other special guests include the surreal surf-beat trio Odonis Odonis. Bands go on at 10PM, $7 or $15 with Silver Dapple’s LP.
Saturday December 3rd
The paper arts masters over at Kid Icarus are throwing the second annual Handmande Holiday at St. Stephen-in-the-Fields (103 Bellevue Ave). Admission is $2 or $5 gets you in with a mystery bag! Kids under 12 get in free. One day only from 11:00AM – 6:00PM you can shop for those one of a kind items that have been hand stitched, screened, painted, printed, felted, beaded, bedazzled, sanded, polished, and wrapped by your fellow Toronto artists and crafttsters. Added bonus: raffles throughout the day.
The Toronto Underground Cinema’s very own Charlie Lawton is preparing to shoot his debut feature film, Deadline, next year. Cast and filmmakers will be in attendance, local bands Broken Bricks, Luau or Die, Myke Mazzei & the Mod Villains and Jumple will take the stage. This being a TUC event there will also be a burlesque show. Tickets are $10, things get rolling at 8PM.
Sunday December 4th
– Cozy Café gingerbread decorating party, $25 (they do the prep and clean up) 10AM-1PM. RSVP a spot.
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