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What's going on this week in Toronto

Some great shows happening around the city this week including Toronto acts The Darcys, PUP, Alvvays, and Basia Bulat. Check out a one of a kind art battle, or enjoy some wine with your Raptors. Don’t forget to shut everything down for Earth Hour on Saturday from 8:30-9:30pm, or join Mill Street for some sweet indie shows for a good cause.

Tuesday March 25, 2014

[MUSIC] The Darcys
Indie88 presents The Darcys with Reuben and the Dark and NO at Lee’s Palace as part of the Arts & Crafts tour.

[ART] Art Battle 107
Art Battle welcomes 16 new Toronto artists to the easels in a live competitive painting competition at The Great Hall where the winner will battle it out at the National Championship.
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Thursday March 27, 2014

[MUSIC] Young Rival
Catch Hamilton’s Young Rival at The Piston with Sensei.
 
Friday March 28, 2014

[FOOD & SPORTS] Courts & Corks
Join School House Booze at the ACC for a sommelier led wine and appetizer pairing followed by lower bowl seats to the Raptors game against the Boston Celtics. What goes better with a slam-dunk than a Sauvignon Blanc?
 
Saturday March 29, 2014

[MUSIC] Fast Romantics
Spend your Saturday night with Indie88, Fast Romantics and Dear Rouge at Adelaide Hall.

[MUSIC] PUP + Alvvays
Toronto’s PUP and Alvvays are playing a show in the stacks at the Yorkville Public Library. This event is free and all ages!
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[MUSIC] Kraftwerk
Kraftwerk bring their 3D show to the Sony Centre this weekend. What’s a 3D show? You’ll have to go to find out.

[MUSIC & FOOD] Lights Out with Mill Street
Mill Street Brewery is hosting candle lit parties in over 60 venues across the city in honour of Earth Hour. Enjoy live acoustic performances from Indie Week bands with 50 cents from each pint donated to Earth Day Canada. Check out the full schedule and artists here.
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Sunday March 30, 2014

[MUSIC] The Head & The Heart
Basia Bulat opens for The Head & The Heart at the Kool Haus to close off the weekend.