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Winter Group Show at the Arts & Letters Club

Winter Group Show

An exhibition of works in a wide range of styles and media by Arts & Letters Club members.

Public Opening, Sunday, February 5 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. The show runs until March 3.
For any inquiries about the show or the Arts & Letters Club, please contact 416-597-0223, ext. 1; catering@artsandlettersclub.ca

For more than a century The Arts and Letters Club has brought together the professional and the enthusiast, the artist and the art lover, the traditional and the modern.

14 Elm Street, www.artsandlettersclub.ca

 

URBAN PHILOSOPHY Men’s Grooming!

Urban Philosophy Men’s Grooming

Treat “That Special Someone” to a luxurious Hot Towel Shave for $35 (Reg. price of $45) Offer expires March 3rd. or Pick up a Valentine’s Day Gift Card Now available at Urban Philosophy Men’s Grooming!

Address: 20 Richmond St E, Toronto
Phone: (647) 352-4424
Website: urbanphilosophy.ca

 

SÜÜP Health Bar

SÜÜP Health Bar

From our kitchen pots and spoons, to the local fresh produce we cook with, SÜÜP Health Bar is built on the foundation of placing our customers’ health first.

Come see us at 382 Yonge St, unit 1!
http://www.suuphealthbar.com/

 

Sugarmoon Salon

Sugarmoon Salon

Microbladding has arrived at SugarMoon!

Call or email us for more details about our Semi-Permanent, Microblading service!

If your brows are thinning, have gaps, are uneven, or just need some extra definition, this could be the opprtunity you've been waiting for!

Location: 2 College Street Suite 202
Tel: 1 855 89 SUGAR (78427)
Email: info@sugarmoonsalon.com
Website: sugarmoonsalon.com

 

Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown

Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown

The world’s largest full-service Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown completes their $14.5 million Transformation May 31, 2016. 

Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown

Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown

Newly renovated guest rooms and meeting space are available now!

Location: 475 Yonge St. Tel: (416) 924-0611

 

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

T|bar, located in the Chelsea Hotel is the perfect place to dine. T|bar is for anyone that wants a refined dining experience, a pre-dinner beverage, a late-night cocktail or a decadent breakfast. T| bar is suitable for all occasions, whether you’re with friends, colleagues or having a business meeting. With a warm and intimate atmosphere, you will enjoy your food and the company you are with.

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

T|bar’s decadent breakfast is served 7am – 10am during the weekdays and an extended breakfast is available on weekend from 7am - 2 pm. T|bar is also a great place to eat lunch, including an authentic Indian Curry Buffet that is made from scratch in house Monday to Friday 11:30am – 2pm. This authentic buffet has been around for over 20 years and headed by our Sous Chef, Gaurav Kapoor.

T|bar at Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

T|bar is a place to enjoy crafts beers from Mill Street Brewery or one of the five refreshing specialty Caesar cocktails with a twist, such as The “Latin Dancer”, created by Executive Chef Brian MacAskill. Whatever your indulgence, T|bar has a variety of dishes that will have you coming back for more. Stop by T|bar Monday through Sunday to relish in the beautiful decor and delicious cuisine.

T|bar Hours
Mon-Fri: 7am - 10am, 11:30am - 1:00am
Sat-Sun: 7am - 1am

Location: Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St. W
Call 416 585 4352 for more information

 

Jazz Bistro is Toronto’s jazz venue and dining destination

Jazz Bistro

Located at 251 Victoria St., three-level club includes a performance and dining area, wine bar, private event space and expansive rooftop patio. The open-concept design ensures guests on the second floor balcony have a perfect view of the stage, which features a magnificent red pop Steinway piano (the only one of its’ kind in the world). The warm and inviting space serves as an intimate setting for authentic, live jazz performances by some of the world’s finest jazz musicians, and will focus on promoting Toronto’s own jazz artists. The space creates a comfortable atmosphere for quality modern bistro dining.

For upcoming events click here.

Call 416 363 5299 (JAZZ) or visit jazzbistro.ca for more information

 

Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe

For 38 Years Hard Rock Toronto has been serving delicious American and local cuisine prepared by world-renowned chefs. Take a stroll through musical history with our extensive collection of authentic memorabilia. For reservations and private events toronto_sales@hardrock.com

Notes: Patio and private room available, wheelchair accessible, show this ad for 15% off.

For more information, please visit www.hardrock.com
Address: Hard Rock Cafe Toronto,
279 Yonge Street

 

Whats On

City of Toronto rolls out Vision Zero Road Safety Plan for 2017 – seniors safety zones, red light cameras, road safety audits

Mayor John Tory and Councillor Robinson (Ward 25 Don Valley West), Chair of the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee, outlined 45 new measures that will be introduced this year targeted at eliminating fatalities and reducing serious injuries with an emphasis on pedestrians, school children, older adults, cyclists, aggressive and distracted driving, and motorcyclists. These measures are part of the City’s $54 million in funding the Vision Zero Road Safety Plan and overall traffic safety measures this year.

Among the initiatives that the City is introducing immediately include:
• creation of Seniors Safety Zones to be implemented at 12 high-priority locations, with increased pedestrian walk-times, enhanced signage and enhanced pavement markings • implementation of red light cameras at 76 new locations • accessible pedestrian signal installations at 20 additional locations • geometric safety engineering improvements at 13 locations • road safety audits at 14 high-risk collision locations • expansion of the school Watch Your Speed Program at 20 additional locations • speed reductions along 32 additional corridors • expansion of the mobile Watch Your Speed Program – including 12 additional pole-mounted speed display units in the city's central core, and • implementation of increased pedestrian walk times at 50 additional signalized intersections.

More information about the specific measures being implemented and locations is available in a backgrounder available at http://bit.ly/2i9v2HM.

 

The City of Toronto is looking for new and innovative uses for Old City Hall

A New Life for Old City Hall

Check out Ryerson University’s “A New Life for Old City Hall”, a report that looks at sparking some new and creative ideas to use this fantastic building. More Information

 

Protecting Toronto’s Live Music VenuesLive Music

 

In November, City Council approved a motion designed to protect Toronto’s vibrant music scene by preserving live music venues and creating a more fertile environment for new industry to emerge. Read more here.

 

Coming Up

The DYBIA Parklet program will be back this summer and better than ever! This year we are working with Ryerson University architecture students to design the 2017 parklets. Details are still being finalized, but installation is expected to begin in the Spring.

 

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Street Smart

Road Closure Notification

For more road closure news visit www.toronto.ca/transportation/road_info

 

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Contact

For all enquiries, please contact:
Phone: (416) 597-0255
Email: bia@downtownyonge.com

Promotions, February 10

Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay

Hudson's Bay

 

FEBRUARY OFFERS

Location: 176 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON | Phone: 416-861-9111 | Website: thebay.com

 

 

Family Day weekend at Chelsea Hotel

Family Day weekend at Chelsea Hotel

This year, Chelsea Hotel, Toronto, is continuing its tradition of offering an affordable family getaway during Family Day weekend. From February 17 to 20, guests can expect an exciting line-up of family friendly activities and when you stay at Chelsea Hotel, downtown Toronto is in your backyard.

Fun doesn’t even begin to describe the activities we have planned this Family Day weekend.  Come to the Chelsea Hotel prepared to laugh, play, jump, pet, dance and sing. Guests of the hotel enjoy complimentary access to the Family Fun Zone - featuring a pool, 130-ft “Corkscrew” - downtown Toronto’s only indoor waterslide; Kid Center and Teen Lounge. Kids can play in the supervised Kid Centre and meet the Bunnies. Families can take advantage of a wide variety of day and evening activities that the Chelsea Hotel will be offering throughout the week. With Just Dance Competition, Mario Kart Tournament, Karaoke, and Segway Obstacle Course, you won’t be short on family fun. Best of all family activities are complimentary for hotel guests.

Location: Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St. W, Call 416 585 4352 for more information

 

 

Urban Philosophy Men’s GroomingTreat “That Special Someone” to a luxurious Hot Towel Shave for $35 (Reg. price of $45) Offer expires March 3rd.
or Pick up a Valentine’s Day Gift Card Now available at Urban Philosophy Men’s Grooming!

Address: 20 Richmond St E
Website: urbanphilosophy.ca

 

 

It’s High Time for Pie Time!

It’s High Time for Pie Time!

Monday, February 6th to Sunday, March 5th, 2017

It’s High Time for Pie Time! Enjoy a winter favourite, our Chicken Pot Pie. Our own traditional recipe, it’s made with tender chicken, pearl onions, bacon, mushrooms and carrots in a rich gravy, old-fashioned homemade pastry and served with mash and English-style buttered peas. It pairs perfectly with a glass of Hop City Brewing Co.’s Barking Squirrel Amber Lager. Still Squirrely? Try our Squirrel Pie – a peanut butter fudge tart served with candied walnuts and vanilla ice cream.

Feature Beer: Hop City’s Barking Squirrel Amber Lager

Location: Duke of Somerset, Duke of Richmond
Public Contact Information: www.thedukepubs.ca
Duke of Somerset: 655 Bay Street; 416-640-0921 dukeofsomerset@rogers.com
Duke of Richmond: 20 Queen Street W.; 416-340-7887 dukeofrichmond@rogers.com

 

 

Booster Juice

Booster Juice

We have also launched our new lemon & ginger shot! Try it for free in our store before 10:00 am until February 17, 2017

Address: 20 Dundas St W F07, Toronto | Phone: (416) 598-9494 | Website: boosterjuice.com

 

 

Swiss Chalet

Swiss Chalet

Swiss Chalet

Check website for details

Visit Swiss Chalet at 362 Yonge St (Yonge & Gerrard)

 

 

St. Louis Bar & Grill

St. Louis Bar & Grill

St. Louis Bar & Grill

See stlouiswings.com for more details.

Location: St. Louis Bar and Grill Atrium, 595 Bay Street, Bay and Dundas, 647-435-9464

 

 

Bangkok Garden - Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

3 Course – Prix-Fixe Menu – $40 per person, February 10 – 14th
Reserve your table today! Phone: 416-977-6748

 

Bangkok Garden - Lunch Buffet

Bangkok Garden - Lunch Buffet

Enjoy an assortment of hot & cold appetizers, Thai curries, stir-fries, desserts and our famous Noodle Bar. Available Mondays to Fridays. $15.95

 

Bangkok Garden - Sharing Menu

Bangkok Garden - Sharing Menu

Perfect for sharing, our small plates menu caters well to those who like to try an assortment of Thai

Bangkok Garden, 18 Elm Street, 416.977.6748; www.bangkokgarden.ca Reserve online

 

 

Valentine’s Day Packages

Valentine’s Day Packages

Show them how much you care with one of our specially priced Valentine’s Day Packages, available as a Gift Card or for you to enjoy until February 28th, 2017.

Available by phone 416.977.6751 or Toll Free 1.877.284.6348 and online. (E-gift Cards & Mailed)
Perfect for Every Body on Your List™

Check out our Valentine’s Gift Guide

 

Me Time Package

Me Time Package

New year, new you! Treat yourself to time-out and make it a resolution. Take a dip in our Water Therapies, and enjoy a 50 minute Swedish Massage, Essential Facial (Includes deep cleansing, toning, extractions, exfoliation, steam and moisturizing), and 3-course gourmet lunch at our Terrace Restaurant (view menu here).

3.5 hours, $233 (value $268)
$35 savings

*Available Mondays-Fridays in February, with the exception of Family Day. Not available as a Gift Card and cannot be combined with any other offers.

Spa Together & Save

Spa Together & Save

Get back in sync with a Spa Date after the holiday hustle & bustle. Lounge around in our Water Therapies, enjoy a 50-minute Swedish massage, Essential Pedicure, and a complimentary 3-course gourmet lunch for you and a guest at our Terrace Restaurant.

Sip on delicious cocktails or smoothies, available for purchase while you’re being pampered in our newly renovated mani/pedi space, all while wrapped in your cozy spa robes.

3.5 hours, $185 per person (value $223)

*Available Mondays-Fridays in February, with the exception of Family Day. Not available as a Gift Card and cannot be combined with any other offers. All services and the complimentary lunch must be enjoyed same day by both guests.

Elmwood Spa,18 Elm Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G7, 416-977-6751, spa@elmwoodspa.com

 

 

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