Five things to do this weekend in Toronto

Winterlicious, a craft beer festival, a performance by The Darcys, and more!

This week has been one extreme cold weather warning after another, so it may feel tough to leave your house this weekend.

With all these exciting events you’re just going to have to brave the cold! From the first ROM Friday Night Live of 2019 to the Winter Craft Beer Festival and everything in between, you’re in for a jam packed weekend full of rad Toronto events.

Check out five things you won’t want to miss out on this weekend in Toronto.
 

ROM Friday Night Live

Royal Ontario Museum | January 25, 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm | Tickets

Kick off your weekend with Friday Night Live at the ROM, where you can celebrate the fabulous world of Fashion while listening to great DJs and live artists. Make sure to take some time for a dance break in between enjoying the museum’s stunning galleries or having some tasty food and drinks.
 

Winterlicious

Multiple Venues | Now until February 7 | $23 – $53

Get ready, Toronto foodies! Winterlicious is finally here. You can explore Toronto’s delicious dining spots from now until February 7th to indulge in some tasty three-course prix fixe lunch and dinner menus. With almost 200 restaurants to choose from and 12 culinary events, your taste buds are going to love you this winter.
 

Catch a Concert

South African alternative rock group the KONGOS are set to bring their emphatic tunes to Lee’s Palace tonight with openers Fitness. The band is actually made up of four brothers who now compose, record, and perform in Phoenix, Arizona, and on this tour they’ll be performing tracks from their fourth studio album 1929: Part 1.

Head to the Horseshoe Tavern for the fifth show of the Class of 2019 series, which is a January sampling of some of the most promising acts for 2019. This performance will feature Little Junior, Good Kid, Nobro, Wine Lips, and Pretty Matty, so check out some of the best new tunes from up and coming artists this weekend.
 

Winter Craft Beer Festival 2019

Roundhouse Park | January 26, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm | Tickets

Indie88 proudly welcomes The Roundhouse Winter Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, January 26th 2019 at Roundhouse Park! Get your parka, long johns, and all the flannel you can find, it’s Winter Craft Beer Fest time again. The first 500 people will recieve a limited edition 2019 RHCBF toque, and with over 40 breweries, campfires and marshmallows, phone station, DJ and Dance Party, and all the games in sight, you won’t want to miss out.
 

Soundtrack Sundays featuring The Darcys

TIFF Bell Lightbox | January 27, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm | Free

TIFF is presenting Soundtrack Sundays: Reel Comfort Edition this Sunday with featured performers, The Darcys. For over a decade, the Reel Comfort program has delivered free art-making workshops, filmmaker Q&As, and screenings to support local mental health organizations. In support of Bell Let’s Talk, TIFF is bringing the indie pop duo to the TIFF Bell Lightbox for a live performance and discussion of the intersection of film, music, and mental health.