Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Your Vintage Halloween ULTIMATE Weekend Roundup: Oct 26th-Oct 29th


Vintage Crawl/ Boo Bash with The Dreamboats/ Chronologic/ Black Dice 8th Anniversary Party/ Howling Hootennany/ Retro Halloween/ Purple Thriller Halloween Party/ Sinful Sundays Burlesque 4th Anniversary Spooktacular/ Wasagas/MIGS Halloween Record Release Party/ The Unknown-Silent Revue Season Opening/ Shipwreck'd 2nd Annual HULAween Party/ Old Book & Paper Show

THURSDAY, Oct 26th:

10:00am- Curious Minds: City Life-Toronto from 1945 to 2020 at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Centre
5:00pm- The Vintage Crawl Toronto (Various Locations) 
5:00pm- Gladstone's Boozaar: A Vintage Night Market at Gladstone Hotel
6:30pm- Rope (1945 Alfred Hitchcock): Wine & Cheese Party at Fox Theatre
7:30pm- Laser Blast Film Society-Scream for Help at the Royal Cinema
8:30pm- Swing Dance with Bees Knees Dance at Dovercourt House
9:00pm- Dragon Inn (1967 Mandarin) at TIFF
10:00pm- Vintage Vinyl at Sweaty Betty's

FRIDAY, Oct 27th: 

4:30pm- Vampyr + The Fall of the House of Usher (1928) at Fox Theatre
5:30pm-The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge 
6:00pm- Denielle Bassels Tribute to Julie London at 120 Diner
6:00pm- Dead Boys-40th Anniversary at Velvet Underground
7:00pm- Zoomer Radio BOO Bash Live to Air with the Dreamboats at The Zoomerplex
7:30pm- Bones & Burlesque Variety Show at Nocturne
8:00pm- Boom 97.3 Totally 80's Halloween Video Dance Party at The Phoenix Concert Theatre
8:00pm- Rocky Horror Picture Show Trivia at H Bar Toronto
9:00pm- Rosalita-The Music of Bruce Springsteen at Drums N Flats
9:30pm- Shipwreck'd at Shore Leave 2nd Annual HULAween Party
9:30pm- The Swingin' Blackjacks at The Cadillac Lounge
10:00pm- Scream Me Up! Halloween Disco at The Piston
10:00pm- Medicine-Vinyl Psych Party Halloween Edition at Handlebar
10:00pm- DREAM Disks! Peak Freaks! at The Embassy Bar 
10:00pm- Halloween-Nightmare on Dundas St Movie Nights at AGO
10:00pm- Stranger Things 80's Halloween Party at The Opera House

SATURDAY, Oct 28th:

11:00am- Howling Hootenanny at Black Creek Pioneer Village
12:00pm- Retro Halloween at Todmorden Mills Heritage Site
2:00pm- The Creature from the Black Lagoon 3-D (1954) at Fox Theatre
6:00pm- John Alcorn-The Duke Ellington & Halloween Songbooks at 120 Diner
6:00pm - Shades of Old Islington: Graveyard & Tavern Tour at Montgomery's Inn (various times)
6:15pm- True Horror Stories at Black Creek Pioneer Village 
7:00pm- Saturday Night Swing Dance w/ Linda Carone Swing Band + Halloween Party at Dovercourt
7:00pm- The End of St. Petersburg then Chess Fever then Marilyn Lerner at TIFF
7:30pm- Black Dice Cafe 8th Anniversary with the Greasemarks
7:30pm- True Horror Stories at Black Creek Pioneer Village
7:45pm- True Horror Stories at Black Creek Pioneer Village
8:00pm- Wasagas/ Men in Gray Suits Halloween Record Release Party at Cadillac Lounge
8:00pm- John Carpenter's Christine/Neon Nightmare at The Royal Cinema
8:00pm- Haunted Halloween Party (70's music & Up) at Old Mill & Spa
9:00pm- Chronologic Halloween at Lee's Palace
9:00pm- True Horror Stories at Black Creek Pioneer Village
9:00pm- Haunted Halloween Party: 1920's Cabaret Edition at Struck Contemporary
9:15pm- True Horror Stories at Black Creek Pioneer Village
10:00pm- Tiki Disco at Miss Things
10:00pm- Purple Thriller Halloween Party (Prince Vs Michael Jackson) at Sneaky Dees
10:00pm- GOOD TIMES Halloween Special with DJ Misty at Swan Dive
10:00pm- It 80's Halloween Party Dance Party at Hard Luck Bar
10:00pm- Juicebox Halloween 80's Night at The Piston
10:00pm- PANIC- 80's & 90's Halloween Video Dance Party w/DJ Lazarus at Remix Lounge
10:00pm- A Breakfast Club 80's Halloween at Ivy Social Club
10:45pm- Luau or Die/ George Westerholm/ Buzz Deluxe at Cherry Cola's
11:00pm- Secret Disco Halloween Edition at Smiling Buddha

SUNDAY, October 29th:

10:00am- Old Book & Paper Show at Wychwood Barns
11:00am- Howling Hootenanny at Black Creek Pioneer Village
12:00pm- The last P.S. Kensington Vinyl Record Street Sale at 281 Augusta Ave
1:00pm- Heritage Minute Launch in Kensington Market at Livelihood
1:30pm- Throwback Cinema: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial at Revue Cinema
2:00pm- The House of Wax 3-D (1953) at Fox Theatre
4:00pm- Silent Sundays: The Phantom of the Opera 1925 at Carlton Cinemas 
4:30pm- New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
4:30pm- The Unknown-Silent Revue Season Opening at Revue Cinema
6:00pm- Silent Horror Films at Shacklands Brewery
8:00pm- Screen Queens Presents: Elvira Mistress of the Dark at The Royal Cinema
8:00pm- Guns N' Roses at Air Canada Centre
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge


Grease at Winter Garden Theatre (Nov 1st-Dec 10th, 2017)
Legends of Horror at Casa Loma (Sept 29th-October 31st)
Eaton's Goes To War at Mackenzie House (Sept 17th-Dec 31st)
Dreamgirls at Lower Ossington Theatre (Sept 8th-Nov 19th)
From Scarborough to Canada with Love at Scarborough Museum (Aug 4-Oct 31st)
Maple Leaf Forever: Toronto's take on a National Symbol (July 22nd-Nov 18, 2017) at Market Gallery
Toronto Ghost Walk (June 30th-Oct 31st)
The Original Haunted Walk of Toronto (Oct 1-Oct 31st)
GO Transit Exhibit at the Toronto Railway Museum (May 27th-December 31st)
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)


Monday-Friday, 10pm: Theatre of the Mind on Zoomer Radio AM 740 
Monday-Thursday 12:00am-Midnight Blue on Zoomer Radio AM 740
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
Saturdays & Sundays, 4:30pm- The Immortals on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Saturdays, 6pm- The British Invasion on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Saturdays, 7pm- Saturday Night Bandstand on Zoomer Radio AM 740
Sunday, 2pm- Vintage Favourites-Zoomer Radio AM740
Sunday, 6pm- This is lounge/cocktail nation on This is Lounge   
Sunday, 7pm- Big Band Sunday Night on Zoomer Radio AM 740


  1. Woah!Your city is hosting so many events in just one week.Everything is best when it is vintage because they say that Old is gold.

  2. this are awesome suggestions for events to attend over halloween jacquie the halloweeen weekend seems jam packed I am actually now spoilt for choice on which particular events to attend