The National Women’s Show

October 31, 2014 by  
Filed under Past Events, Toronto

Have a great day out with girlfriends to relax, get pampered, and have fun!
Shop at over 450 exhibits and find the best selection of the newest products and services to hit the market for women! Find products and services you can’t find anywhere else! What awaits you:

  • Festival of Fashion
    Discover the latest fashions from daytime outfit to evening glam, sparkling jewelry, chic eyewear, and luxurious lingerie. Take a look at the exhibitors’ fashion collections and watch the models presenting the newest trends for the season!
  • Beauty & Wellness
    Get a healthy new outlook on life! Explore alternative medicine, vitamin supplements, cosmetic procedures, diet and nutrition assessments, and massage therapy.
  • Travel and Adventure
    You like fun and relaxation?  Discover everything from golfing, fitness clubs, adventure sports and spa retreats. Be part of a quick and easy fitness workout or discover the deep breathing of yoga to cleanse your mind. Or make plans for your next holidays with the help of travel pros!
  • World of Taste
    Taste great food at the gourmet fare like decadent treats and sweets, savory snacks and revitalizing refreshments. Discover new food and beverage products, entertainment ideas and wholesome recipes! What also awaits you: Organic Orchard, Specialty Square, Wine & Spirits, Gluten Free Garden, Sweet Treats,Tropical cuisine
  • Business and Career Centre
    Get help for starting your own business or making a career move. Identify the services which will help you to transition into a new beginning. Choose training programs, continuing education, money management, franchise opportunities and investment strategies.
  • House, Home & Design
    Use simple tips and tricks to freshen up a room or renovate the entire home. Find all the resources you need to rejuvenate your surroundings from custom organization and closets, expert advice, and the perfect accessories! Moreover, there is a special section for pets.
    You can also ask interior designers how to refresh your interior design. Are you sick and tired of the design of a key feature in your house? Join interior designers and decorators at Designer’s Corner at the Social Media Contest Hub all weekend.

Further highlights of the event include shopping, free samples, free makeovers, fashion shows, informative workshops, cooking stage demos, food and wine sampling, decorating and ideas, celebrity appearances, health advice, great prizes, and a lot more! It’s an incredible girl’s day out! For more information, visit

Where:Metro Toronto Convention Centre
When:November 7-9, 2014
Show Hours
Friday, November 7, 2014, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 8, 2014, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 9, 2014, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Buy tickets online
National Women's SHOW



October 30, 2014 by  
Filed under Event Venues, Toronto

Halloween is celebrated in Canada with a growing number of events on or around October 31.
We are excited for this annual celebration and listed a few events happening in Toronto.
Take a look, and have a nice night dressing up with your family and friends.

 Toronto Halloween

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One of Toronto’s most sophisticated, distinct and exclusive Halloween Soiree.

Set in the Grand Ballroom of the historical and Toronto landmark the Windsor Arms. Where identities are hidden behind masks, personalities are obscured, and where you will immersed in a mystical and mysterious environment of dancers, live musicians and elaborate lighting and ornate decor.

When: Friday, 31 October 2014 at 9:00 PM
Where: Windsor Arms Hotel, Toronto, ON
Buy Your tickets HERE


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Indulge in Halloween Mystique. Masquerade ball.

When: Saturday November 1st, 2014
Where: Trump International Hotel & Tower, Toronto, Ontario
Time: 10:00pm
Hosted by:
For info or tickets 

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When: Friday October 31st 2014
Where: FountainBlu located on 200 Princes Blvd. Exhibition Place,
For Reservations  E-mail:     GET TICKETS


CANTEENOliver & Bonacini’s Canteen Dresses up for Halloween

Canteen will transform into Cantina serving a festive menu of Mexican-inspired bites and beverages including: tortilla soup, octopus tacos, jicama salad and churros. Olé!

The restaurant will be decorated with cacti, piñatas and an overall Day of the Dead theme. Servers and chefs will also be dressed up to match the restaurant’s kitschy Mexican decor. Spook up your lunch hour and join in on the Halloween fun.

When: Oct. 31, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Where: O&B Canteen, 330 King Street West


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Dead Celebrity Halloween party in any round-ups you’re doing for the holiday.
It’s sponsored by Jameson, so should be a fun time!

When: October 31, 2014
Where: 304 Richmond St. West
No cover
For more Halloween events, visit our Toronto Event Calender
Written by,
Andrea Palafox

THCC Vision Showcase Awards 2014

October 30, 2014 by  
Filed under Past Events, Toronto, Uncategorized

Another unforgettable celebration of The THCC VISION Showcase Award 2014, The night of October 16th took place one of the most important celebration for the Hispanic Community in Toronto.

Five categories Awards, celebrates Canadian Hispanic business leaders in Toronto has achieved excellence in their field, making a positive impact on the community.

About 200 people attended the event and enjoyed a great night host by the Toronto Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

The Celebration took place in the beautiful venue of Glenn Gould Studio, CBC.

30 Businesses and Entrepreneurs were nominees in the following categories: Emerging Entrepreneur, Entrepreneur, Small Business, Arts & Culture, and Career Achievement Award.

This business will be the best, embodying all of the highest attributes of entrepreneurship and community involvement.

Exquisite food was provided by Santo Pecado, an authentic mexican catering in Toronto.

This night was presented by an amazing group of sponsors as- Scotiabank, City of Toronto. Cusco, Unikron, Copa Airlines, Schible, CityEvents, Munera, Pina Ruso, Clarkhuot, Lula Lounge.

The media partners provide all the glamour at this big night – TLN telelatino, LATINOS magazine, Univision Canada, Toronto Hispano, 360°FM.CA, Hispanos en Canada, Panamericanworld, BHIVE, ALMA LATINA, Las Perlas TV, Correo canadiense, Now what.

Many representatives of different countries and Canada were presents at the event and  the Hon. MP Bernard Trottier brought greetings from the Government.

The Visión Award Winners 2014:

Small Business

Fidel Pena – Award Recipient


Emerging Entrepreneur

Steven Gonzalez – Award Recipient



Salvador Alanis – Award Recipient

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Arts and Culture

Hilario Duran -Award Recipient

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Career Achievement

Cesar Palacios – Award Recipient

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The VISIONARY Award Recipient presented to one Outstanding Entrepreneur who is a source of inspiration to us all.

Roberto Alomar
Famous baseball player, Roberto Alomar was born in Ponce Puerto Rico, Roberto studied the game of baseball from a young age reaching the Major Leagues in 1988.
Championships that helped the Toronto Blue Jays win.

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Congratulations to all award recipients! Your accomplishments make our community to grow stronger!!


Looking forward to celebrate The vision Award next year.

Written by Andrea Palafox.


A Unique New Bar In Toronto

October 3, 2014 by  
Filed under Event Venues, Ontario, Toronto

Thoroughbred Food & Drink (TBTO) is the city’s newest bar and restaurant providing a dynamic, nostalgic dining experience. It opened on Sept. 2nd in 2014, where many people were immersed in an environment of art, music and creative cuisine and beverages.


Co-owners Ariel Coplan (chef), Jacob Fox (maître d’) and Robin Kemp (general manager) focus on the hospitality industry, sophisticated menu and environment, so they have designed a great dining experience.

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TBTO is a Canadian restaurant, it boasts a modern yet cozy design, offering lunch, dinner and cocktail menus. However the chef recommends the Shaved Summer Squash ($6) that squash sliced with with watermelon chunks, pine nuts, shredded Italian cheese, and drizzled in a lemon vin dressing.


TBTO features an extensive list of premium natural, organic and sustainable wines, including 2010 Nerello Mascalese ‘Fatagione’ Cottanera (Etna, Sicily).

They has unique highly limited offerings craft beer and various cocktails too.

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TBTO is located at 304 Richmond St. W. across the street from the Scotiabank Theatre. The first floor hosts the bar area, focusing on cocktails, wine and craft beer with seating for 55 guests. The second floor is more intimate for a refined dining experience, with seating for 35 guests. A second private room on this level features a Chef’s Table overlooking the open concept kitchen that can seat up to 10 guests.


The owners have also planned collaborations with a variety of local artists for in-house exhibits, and the space will feature music from an in-house DJ creating a distinct, old school vibe. TBTO shares the event information by social media, so before go to there, it might be better to check it.

Hours of operation

For Lunch : Tuesday through Friday from 11.30 a.m. until 2.30 p.m.

For Dinner: Tuesday through Saturday from 5 p.m. until 2 a.m.



304 Richmond St W, Toronto, ON M5V 3M6


Phone: 416.551.9221




Written by:

Tomohito Takada


Brookfield Place – Today’s Most Dynamic Special Event Location in the Downtown Core

October 2, 2014 by  
Filed under Event Venues, Ontario, Toronto

Brookfield Place is one of the largest creative events and exhibit rental spaces in Toronto. It is situated on a 5-1/2 acre site in the heart of the financial district, surrounded by Bay, Wellington, Yonge and Front Streets.There are four unique areas within the complex that can be booked on a daily, weekly or monthly basis.

Truly memorable events arise from spectacular settings. With its artful angles, soaring aesthetics and iconic design, the public spaces at Brookfield Place have emerged as the venue of choice for today’s most dynamic special events.   The Concourse is perfect for promotional displays and an outdoor venue available throughout the year.

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It stands as a prized example of Toronto’s cultural development and community spirit.

The historic Bank of Montreal building is famous for Toronto’s oldest intact streetscape, and Hockey Hall of Fame made hockey fans enthusiastic.   Sam Pollock Square is also popular meeting spot bustles around the clock.

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It is easy to access not only by public transportation, but also by car.  There are underground parking open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Its capacity is 1,450 spaces on four levels. It can be accessed from either Front Street or Wellington Street.

If you want to know more further information and rent, check out their website!

Hours of operation

Weekdays, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.


181 Bay Street Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3


Brookfield Management Office: 416.777.6480