Here are some celebratory events as well as green events in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

  • Most events are FREE.

Green Neighbours 21 provides us info on the following green event in Toronto.

“Gasland II”: Free Screenings and Discussion

FREE Admission

November 9, 2013: 12pm-4pm at Committee Room 2, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street W.


November 12, 2013: 6pm at Runnymede Public Library, 2178 Bloor St. W.

This video presents ” United Way Toronto 2011 Thank You Video”:

  • featuring stories from United Way member agencies
  • showing how United Way is helping Canadians in Toronto

You're Invited: Toronto Municipal Employees' Singing Contest for United Way Campaign Sept.11, 2012. Above, Nathan Phillips Square.

You’re Invited: Toronto Municipal Employees’ Singing Contest for United Way Campaign Sept.11, 2012. Above, Nathan Phillips Square.

Today, come to Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St. W.  (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), to enjoy from noon to 2 p.m:

  • the launch of the City of Toronto’s annual employee fundraising drive for the United Way of Toronto by announcing its fundraising goal
  • as well as a singing contest
    • which will feature singers from five municipal sector organizations:
      • The Toronto Public Service
      • Toronto Hydro
      • Toronto Community Housing
      • Toronto Police Services
      • Toronto Transit Commission
    • Kevin Carrington and Francis D’Souza of Citytv will host the competition
    • Singer Divine Brown and Q107 morning hosts John Derringer and Maureen Holloway will act as judges

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Tomorrow,  Toronto will start off the holiday season with a spectacular celebration at the Calvacade of Lights.

Here is the itinerary for this free fantastic event, Calvacade of  Lights, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada:

Saturday, November 27

Admission: FREE

5:30 to 7 p.m. – Meet and greet with Debbie Travis on-site at the Canadian Tire display and enter for a chance to win a Debbie Travis holiday look

7 p.m. – Welcoming remarks by Kevin Frankish and Ingrid Schumacher; illumination of Toronto’s official Christmas tree;  Nathan Phillips Square lighting; and a holiday concert featuring Sarah Slean, Shawn Desman and Divine Brown

8 p.m. – Spectacular fireworks display; followed by a skating party on the theme “Celebrating 40 Years of the Juno Awards” with DJ Tony Sutherland

Cavalcade of Lights is produced by the City of Toronto and sponsored by Scotiabank. Canadian Tire is this year’s Lighting Display Partner.

For more information contact:
Phone: 311

Nathan Phillips Square
100 Queen Street West
Bay Street & Queen Street West
Map to this event

Public transit directions:
Queen or Osgoode subway station.
TTC Trip Planner

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents. For information about non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.