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Illuminite 2017

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Date: Saturday November 18, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Yonge-Dundas Square, 1 Dundas St. East

Downtown Yonge BIA invites you to join us in celebrating 10 years of Illuminite with a magical evening of music, dance & spectacle in Yonge-Dundas Square.

Illuminite 2017, kicks off with live music from Toronto-based pop-rock quartet Jane’s Party, starting off the night with some holiday classics to get you moving. Next up our MC, the talented and charismatic Ori Dagan gives the crowd a warm welcome and helps to keep the party going. Then, be prepared to be wowed with a tree-lighting show to remember from TDC Entertainment featuring renowned acapella group Countermeasure, and an LED drumline from 416 Beats, plus you’ll witness breathtaking aerialists, incredible music, and dazzling dancers.

This year’s show is guaranteed to put you into the Holiday spirit, and we look forward to entertaining you!

Fête Chinoise 2017

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

The entire 3rd floor of the Shangri-La Hotel will be transformed into a blend of an artistic showcase & a cocktail gala. Enjoy curated food stations, beverages, & live music as you wander through the museum-like setting. Leave with a gift bag worth over $300, with favours from Holt Renfrew, AGO, & Shangri-La Hotel. As always, we will be handpicking two charities that have contributed to the cultural landscape and the community at large, and 100% of all ticket proceeds will be donated. This year we will be donating to Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation and fu-GEN Theatre Company. See past Fête Chinoise events here:
AccessibleOnsite Food and BeveragesPublic WashroomsArts/Exhibits, Charity/Cause

Halloween On Queen

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Are you ready for Queen Street’s famous Halloween on Queen event? Dress to impress as our infamous costume contest will be back with prizes to be won! The day will be filled with tons of games, crafts, inflatables, face painting, live music, magicians, stilt walkers oh my! Brought to you by the Beach Village BIA and the local businesses celebrating this event for the 5th year and counting! Stop on by many of the businesses for treats, and make sure to stop in Kew Gardens and Ivan Forrest Gardens for Halloween festivities!