By Kelsey Adams and Mallory Warren
1. Glow Sword Battle Toronto
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— Newmindspace (@newmindspace) October 5, 2016
Do you love Star Wars? Join in on the ultimate Jedi battle this weekend. Purchase a lightsaber and get in on the glowing action for Glow Sword Battle Toronto.
Location: Nathan Phillips Square
Date: Oct. 8 Time: 8-11 p.m.
Cost: Entrance to the event is free; Purchase a glow sword for $10
2. 6 Fest
— Ryerson Student Life (@RUStudentLife) October 3, 2016
Watch Diplo and Big Sean at the RSU’s 6 Fest. A special guest is yet to be announced for this two-day concert.
Location: Downtown Date: Oct. 9 and 10
Time: throughout the day/evening
Cost: Tier 2 tickets $116.00 for two day pass, if available
3. The Bazaar of the Bizarre Halloween Extravaganza 2016
— FuzzyWuzzy (@FuzzyWuzzyTO) October 3, 2016
Shop at the Bazaar of the Bizarre. This marketplace is sure to be anything but ordinary, with magicians, dancers and strange one of a kind items available for purchase.
Location: 6 Noble St.
Date: Oct. 9 Time: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
4. Comedy Against Humanity
— Brazos Theatre Group (@BrazosTheatre) September 9, 2016
Enjoy a live comedy show based off of the game Cards Against Humanity. Audience members can laugh along while selecting cards and voting on winning answers.
Location: Social Capital Theatre, 154 Danforth Ave.
Date: Oct. 7 Time: 8-9:30 p.m.
5. Lady Gaga vs. Everybody – Video Dance Party
— Gladstone Hotel (@GladstoneHotel) October 6, 2016
Just dance because, baby, you were born this way. Dance the night away at the Lady Gaga Video Dance Party. Music from Lady Gaga will be at the forefront – although other pop artists, including Katy Perry, Taylor Swift and Rihanna, will also be played.
Location: Gladstone Hotel Date: Oct. 7
Time: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Cost: $12 in advance; $15 at the door
6. Bare Decks
— Vision Street Wear (@VisionStWear) October 6, 2016
See a different kind of art with Bare Decks. It’s the perfect art show for all the skateboarders that shred down Gould Street. One-hundred artists have come together to paint skateboard decks. An auction will be held at the end of the event with all proceeds going towards Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Location: Free Space Gallery, 68 Claremont St.
Date: Oct. 16 – 22 Time: 9:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
7. TIFF Trek Talks
— Star Trek (@StarTrek) October 5, 2016
Explore the final frontier at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. There will be talks from astronaut Jeremy Hansen about Star Trek and space along with round table discussions on how science can inspire art with filmmakers and scientists.
Location: TIFF Bell Lightbox
Date: Oct. 12 and 13 Times: Various
Cost: $19.25 for students; $23.75 for adults
8. Legends of Horror at Casa Loma
— Legends Of Horror (@legends_horror) September 20, 2016
This isn’t the Casa Loma you visited as a child. Get ready to get spooked and take a stroll through the haunted halls of Toronto’s castle. Enter if you dare … it’s open all month if you need to build up the courage.
Location: Casa Loma
Date: Sept. 30 – Oct. 31
Time: Opens at 6:30 p.m.
9. ROM Friday Night Live: Beer Me!
— Royal Ontario Museum (@ROMtoronto) October 6, 2016
Spend your Friday night at the Royal Ontario Museum learning about the history of beer making. But it’s not just a history lesson: let loose, throw back a few pints and dance the night away underneath a Tyrannosaurus rex.
Location: The ROM
Date: Oct. 14 Time: 7 p.m.
Cost: $13 for students; $15 for adults
10. Get Stuffed at The Drake Hotel
— The Drake (@thedrakehotel) October 4, 2016
If you can’t make it home for thanksgiving, treat yourself at the The Drake Hotel. Enjoy a festive dinner complete with turkey, side dishes, wine and pumpkin pie.
Location: The Drake Hotel
Date: Oct. 9 Time: starts at 6 p.m.
If you are looking to get creative and cook in the comfort of your dorm kitchen, then the Ryersonian has you covered. Watch this video for a short Thanksgiving recipe.