Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup: May 25th-May 28th

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Doors Open Toronto/ Christie Antique & Vintage show/ Beatles vs Stones/ Electro Swing Toronto Spring Fling/ The Big Sound/ Lost Breweries of Toronto Tour/ AIDSbeat: Legends/ Textile Bazaar/ The Golden Era of Postcards/ GO Transit Exhibit


THURSDAY, May 25th:

10:00am- Curious Minds: BY DESIGN: Design Movements in the 19th & 20th Centuries at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
6:30pm- Heritage Toronto Tours: Lost Breweries of Toronto
7:00pm- Grindhouse Nights: 80's Slash Classics at The Garrison
8:00pm- The Beachmen Tribute to the Beach Boys at Linsmore Tavern
9:00pm- Denielle Bassels Live at The Emmet Ray 
9:30pm- Whiskey Kisses Live Jazz-y Performances at Nightowl
10:00pm- Vintage Vinyl at Sweaty Betty's
10:00pm- SIKE! (60's Psych, Garage, Soul, Surf, Rock n Roll etc.) at Swan Dive 
11:30pm- Rocky Horror Picture Show Toronto Shadowcast at Hot Docs
 

FRIDAY, May 26th: 

11:00am- Textile Bazaar at Artscape Youngplace
2:00pm- The Golden Era of Postcards at S. Walter Stewart Library
5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
8:00pm- AIDSbeat Legends (Tribute to George Michael, David Bowie & Prince) at Berkeley Church 
8:00pm- Dance with the King. Michael Jackson at The Grand Studio
9:00pm- Beatles vs Stones at Stones Place 
9:00pm- Electro Swing Toronto: Spring Fling at Revival Bar
9:30pm- The Neil Young'uns at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm- The Big Sound: Motown & Classic Soul Revue at The Great Hall 
10:00pm- Connection May: Disco to House! at The Beaver
10:00pm- 100% Dynamite! DJs Misty, Parkdale Funk & General Eclectic at Piston



SATURDAY, May 27th:

10:00am- Doors Open Toronto (Various Locations)
10:00am- Textile Bazaar at Artscape Youngplace
1:30pm- The Neverending Story at Revue Cinema
8:00pm- The Caverners: Beatles Tribute at Old Mill Toronto 
8:00pm- Dance with the King. Michael Jackson at The Grand Studio
9:30pm- Highbrow Burlesque at The Social Capital Theatre
9:30pm- I Will Be King: Paying Tribute to David Bowie at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm- Tiki Disco at Miss Thing's
10:00pm- Motown Party: Marvin Gaye Edition w/DJ ESP at StudioBar 
10:00pm- WIMMIN: Queer Rock & Roll Dance Party at The Steady



SUNDAY, May 28th:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Marke
10:00am- Doors Open Toronto (Various Locations)
10:00am- West Toronto Sports Card Show & Sale at Toronto Plaza Hotel 
1:30pm- The Neverending Story at Revue Cinema  
4:15pm- Silent Revue: Cecil's B DeMille's "The Cheat" (1915) at Revue Cinema 

4:30pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern  
8:00pm- Dance with the King. Michael Jackson at The Grand Studio
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge



OUT OF TOWN EVENT:

Christie Antique & Vintage Show at Christie Lake Conservation Area (Dundas, ON)


LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

GO Transit Exhibit at the Toronto Railway Museum (May 27th-December 31st)
Becoming Canadian in Toronto: Snapshots Through Time (March 25th-July 15th, 2017) at Market Gallery
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm & Saturday, 12:01am: Whistle Bait (1950's Rockabilly)
Thursdays, 7pm- The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM 
Fridays, 6pm- Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm- Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm- The Rockabilly Roon on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm- Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage vinyl) on CIUT 89.5
Sunday, 6pm- This is lounge/cocktail nation on This is Lounge  

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Your Vintage LONG WEEKEND Roundup: May 18th-May 22nd




HIGHLIGHTS

Rockabilly Rev up(Port Dover)/ Trinity Bellwoods Flea/ Linda Carone CD Launch/ Hell Bent Rockers/ Neon Dreams-Rumble Fish/ DJ Blush 80's Mixtape Party/ Spring Burlesque Extravaganza/ Denielle Bassels/ Gabba Hey's-Blondee!/ Tribute to Michael Jackson/ Curious Minds: Bob Dylan Words & Music/ Doc Soup Sundays: Never be Boring-Billy Wilder



THURSDAY, May 18th:
  
6:30pm- Toronto's Mayors: From Muddy York to Megacity Heritage Toronto Tour
7:00pm- Any Other Way: How Toronto Got Queer Launch Party at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre
8:00pm- Hell Bent Rockers (Rockabilly) at the Shameful Tiki Room Toronto 
9:00pm- Linda Carone CD Launch at Jazz Bistro
10:00pm- Vintage Vinyl at Sweaty Betty's


FRIDAY, May 19th: 

10:00am- Curious Minds: Bob Dylan Words & Music at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
6:00pm- Beam Me Up: Lakeside (Disco) at The Slip 
6:30pm- Marius (1931-French) at Tiff Lightbox
7:30pm- Hogtown Hoedown May Dance-Martha Cooper & Hop High Lowdowners at Dovercourt House
8:00pm- Neon Dreams presents: RUMBLE FISH (1983) at The Royal Cinema
9:00pm- DJ Blush's 80's Mixtape Dance Party at Stones Place
9:00pm- A Soul Shindig ft The Andy Todd Band at Drum N Flats
9:00pm- 3rd Friday Blues-May "Duke Ellington" Edition at The 805 Studio
9:00pm- Gabba Hey's! Blondee! The Jammed at Stop, Drop & Roll
10:00pm- The Swingin' Blackjacks (Rockabilly) at Grossmans Tavern
10:00pm- Rebel Hop! May Funk! at The Piston
10:00pm- Bad News Rock n Soul Dance Party at Handlebar
10:30pm- Disco Classics-Billy Carroll NYC at Fly 2.0


SATURDAY, May 20th:

10:30am- Yonge Street Architecture: Heritage Toronto Tour 
1:45pm- La Bete Lumineuse (1982 French) at Tiff Lightbox
4:30pm- Fanny (1932 French) at Tiff Lightbox
7:00pm- Saturday Night Swing w/ Alex Pangman & Her Alleycats at Dovercourt
7:30pm- Breathless (1959-French) at Tiff Lightbox
8:00pm- Greater Toronto Philharmonic Orchestra: A Night at the Movies at Calvin Presbyterian Church
9:00pm- Get into the Groove-All 80's Retro Bash at Social Capital Theatre
9:00pm- Spring Burlesque Extravaganza at Opera House 
9:30pm- The Stevie Ray Vaughan Experience at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm- Tiki Disco at Miss Thing's
10:00pm- Blackdog Ballroom (British Rock n Roll) at the Cadillac Lounge


SUNDAY, May 21st:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Marke
10:00am- The Trinity Bellwoods Flea: Spring Fling Edition
10:30am- Beyond the Nuts & Bolts: Toronto's Engineering Past-Heritage TO Tour
11:00am- Doc Soup Sundays: Never be Boring-Billy Wilder at Hot Docs
1:00pm- Victoria Day Tea & Tour at  Montgomery's Inn 
2:00pm- Foster Child (1987) at Tiff Lightbox
3:30pm- Cesar (1936 French) at Tiff Lightbox


4:30pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern  
8:30pm- Denielle Bassels: What About Wool Wishbags at 120 Diner
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
9:00pm- Tribute to Michael Jackson at Lula Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge
10:00pm- The Penny Pressers (Vintage Jazz) at The Cameron House
10:00pm- The Disco Classic House Party at Bunda Lounge


MONDAY, May 22nd:

12:00pm- Free Victoria Day Screenings at Hot Docs
 
 
OUT OF TOWN EVENTS:

May 20th 11am:  Rockabilly Rev Up (All Day), Port Dover hosted by the Southwestern Ontario Vintage Society


LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

Becoming Canadian in Toronto: Snapshots Through Time (March 25th-July 15th, 2017) at Market Gallery
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm & Saturday, 12:01am: Whistle Bait (1950's Rockabilly)
Thursdays, 7pm- The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM 
Fridays, 6pm- Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm- Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm- The Rockabilly Roon on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm- Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage vinyl) on CIUT 89.5
Sunday, 6pm- This is lounge/cocktail nation on This is Lounge