CULTURAL RICHNESS ON YOUR DOORSTEPS – EXPLORE THE ART AROUND YOU
Toronto has so much to offer, here are a few things you can do without spending too much money:
The Canadian Opera Company’s Free Concert Series you can listen to worldwide talent perform epic musical compositions.
The Art Gallery of Ontario Admission is free on Wednesday nights from 6 to 9 PM
CBC Broadcast Centre’s Live Taping of ‘Because News’ with Gavin Crawford Tickets are free. Please see their website for more details.
City Hall Skating Bring your skates and bundle up.
Superior Court of Justice Sit in at a criminal trial at 361 University Ave.
Bata Shoe Museum
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery Admission is free all year round
Alumnae Theatre Admission is pay-what-you-can on Sundays
St. Lawrence Market Peruse around for free
Kensington Market Leisurely stroll through and find great bargains
Finally, the best thing to do for absolutely free is to explore the amazing public art that our culturally rich city has to offer. The City of Toronto’s City Planning division administers a “Percent for Public Art Program” which secures funds for public art through the planning and development approval process, large buildings are required to make this contribution. According to the Ontario Home Builder, “Public art enhances buildings and makes them even more attractive to purchasers”. Look for the art when purchasing your condo and learn more about the artist who created it. Contact us for your next investment in Toronto.