Planning on enjoying beautiful Toronto in the fall? Our concierges from Hotel Le Germain Toronto and Hotel Le Germain Maple Leaf Square put together a great list of activities and news hot spots for you to visit.
World famous TIFF
Toronto International Film Festival runs from September 10th to September 20th. Take in a films, go stargazing or catch the buzz about this years Oscar contenders.
Just For Laughs Festival visits Toronto with JFL 42. This 10 day festival runs from September 24 to October 3. It features stand up, sketch and more. Check out www.jfl42.com for tickets and more information.
Want more laughs? Toronto’s famous Second City Theatre has just opened their 2015 review – Click Bait & Switch. This 90 minute show features sketches about relationships, odd characters and some light politics.
Toronto’s annual festival of all things canine returns September 26th and 27th. Contests, vendors, talks, and lots and lots of dogs. Visit the website for more information. A reminder that we are dog lovers at le Germain and welcome dogs (and cats) year round.
Nuit blanche 2015
For one night a year, Toronto opens it’s public and private spaces to artists from all over the world. Get your comfortable shoes and coffee and take to the streets to see the city light up with free contemporary art. Nuit Blanche October 3rd at 7:00 pm and ends 12 hours later at 7:00 am on Sunday morning.
Here are some of our new favourite restaurant recommendations:
Filmmaker Ivan Reitman brings his California inspired restaurant to Toronto.
This is a new restaurant located under 15 minutes away by foot in the Old Toronto neighbourhood. They feature a fun Spanish and French Tapas menu with creative cocktails.
This seafood spot has their menu brought over fresh from the St Lawrence Market’s fish mongers. It is a 15 minute walk from our hotel.