Thursday, August 18, 2016

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup! Aug 18th-21st

Dancing on the Pier / Shipwreck'd / Blues Dance 
The Dreamboats / Hellbent Rockers / Mark Malibu & The Wasagas 
The Hipshakers / Mods n' Rockers Weekend / Retro Roadhsow 
Ruby Red Burlesque / Thigh High / Love Letters Cabaret
Purple Electricity /  The Pin Up Experience
Trinity Bellwoods Flea / Sail-In-Cinema

THURSDAY, August 18th :

6:00pm- Queen St. West Night Market (various brands & retailers participating)
6:30pm - Music History on the Yonge St Strip starts at 16 Queen St E
7:00pm - Dancing on the Pier with Toronto All Star Big Band at Harbourfront
8:00pm- Lucky Bastard Social Club-August Edition at Supermarket Restaurant
8:00pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
8:00pm - 1984 Sing-A-Long and Dance at Dance Cave
9:00pm - Retro Roadshow: Rewind Thursdays at Posh Supperclub
9:00pm- Hellbent Rockers (Rockabilly) at Shameful Tiki Room

FRIDAY, August 19th:

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge

7:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
8:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Opening Party at Reposado
9:00pm- Shipwreck'd with Aloha Elvis at Shore Leave
9:00pm- John Waters' Multiple Maniacs presented by Art for Eternity at Revue Cinema
9:00pm- The Dreamboats (retro style rock n roll) at Horseshoe Tavern
9:00pm- 3rd Friday Blues (Dancing) 'Brother Yuesf" Editon at 805 Studio
10:00pm - DJ Blush (50s/60s/70s) at Stones Place
10:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre

SATURDAY, August 20th:

10:00am- The Pin Up Experience-Bathing Beauties (photoshoot. Must book ahead)

11:00am-Suburban Steam Punk Festival at Zion Schoolhouse
11:00am- Safety Last (silent movie comedy) at Tiff Lightbox
1:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Valley Ride starts Loblaws (Bayview and Moore)
2:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Main Event at Keating Channel Pub
2:00pm - Tatyana Pop Up Shop at Gigi's House of Frills
4.30pm - The Happy Pals! (jazz/swing) at Grossman's Tavern
5:30 pm - Combo Royale at Harbourfront Centre
6pm- High Park History walk. Meeting at High Park & Bloor
6:45pm- Alfred Hitchcock's 'The Birds' at Tiff Lightbox

9:00pm - The Hipshakers at The Local
10:00pm- Purpleelectricity Prince Party 30th Anniversary of "Parade" at Miss Thing's
10:00pm - Shake Rattle and Roll at Clintons
10:00pm - DJ'd 50s/60s/70s at Stones Place
10:30pm- Love Letters Cabaret presents Sizzle at Harbourfront Centre
10:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
10:30pm - Retro Roadshow: Hawaiian Night at Dovercourt House
11:00pm- Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) at Imagine Cinemas Carlton

SUNDAY, August 21st:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Market
10:00am- The Pin Up Experience-Bathing Beauties (photoshoot. Must book ahead)
1:00pm- The Story of Adel H. (1975 French) at Tiff Lightbox
4:00pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
6:00pm- Alfred Hitchcock's 'Dial M for Murder' at Tiff Lightbox
7:00pm- Mark Malibu & the Wasagas at Shameful Tiki Room
9:00pm - Sinful Sundays at Cherry Cola's (Burlesque): Fun in the Sunday
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge


Aug 19-20 - Jalopy Jam Up with Hell bent Rockers, Tennessee Voodoo Coupe and The Greasemarks at Frontier Ghost Town
Aug 19-21 - Autofest (classic cars) at Lakeview Park (Oshawa, ON)


West Side Story at Lower Ossington Theatre (August 11th-Sept 18th)
Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelp Museum (runs until Nov 13th)


Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s 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 Room 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

1 comment:

  1. I photographed a fundraising conference here recently. What a wonderful place for photos. I almost always hate being anywhere at 6am, but this breakfast event proved an exception. The manger and his staff at San Francisco venues were extremely professional.