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About elevates Toronto’s diverse arts and culture scene through partnership among Destination Toronto, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA), with guidance and stewardship from the Arts and Culture Advisory Council.

A free online resource for arts, culture, entertainment featuring shows, events, festivals, classes, workshops, and venues in Toronto, is updated daily to inspire curiosity and promote discovery of new cultural experiences. lists dates, times, maps and direct links for purchasing tickets, all searchable by venue, date, categories and themes, keywords, location and more. 

In addition to venue and event listings, Now Playing Toronto offers weekly lists of what’s on, and provide access to TAPA’s ticket programs including HIPTIX, offering $5 student tickets and citySpecial providing free access to the arts for newcomers and at-risk youth.  Plus special promotions and giveaways for subscribers to our email and on social. We also provide in-depth look at what’s playing featuring  interviews with artists and creators as we go behind-the-scenes for some of Toronto’s newest  experiences to most iconic events that bring this city to life. is powered by the Toronto Events Database (T.E.D.), using technology developed by ARTSOPOLIS LLC. T.E.D. captures the most comprehensive and robust calendar of events, and extends the information on things to do in Toronto to a wider audience through a syndication of data feeds to a network of event calendars. It allows for a more streamlined process for promotors by reducing the time and effort to promote shows and events, while maintaining a higher level of accuracy.