October 2015/ Major Events In Toronto:

SOCIAL EVENTS (Arts & Entertainment)

  • The Stratford Festival

From Shakespeare to Oscar Wilde, this year’s festival has 10 plays for you to choose from. Stratford Festival draws more than 600.000 visitors every year and is one of the most prominent art festivals in Canada.

Date: Now – December 31, 2015

Location: Stratford, Ontario

Visit the official website for more info.


  •  Scotiabank Nuit Blanche

The 10th Edition of the Scotiabank Nuit Blanche edition will feature more than 60 contemporary art projects by Toronto’s art community in the all-night festival, produced with a partnership between the City of Toronto and hundreds of national and international artists.

Date: October 3, exhibitions October 4 – 12

Location: Throughout the city of Toronto

Visit the official website for more info.


  •  Halloween Haunt (Every October weekend)

One of Canada’s biggest amusement parks releases zombies, monsters and killer clowns for horror and Halloween enthusiasts.

Date: Every October weekend

Location: Canada’s Wonderland

Visit the official website for more info and tickets.


  •  La Traviata opera

Verdi’s most popular opera depicts the short and hectic life and tragic death of a high-society courtesan in 19th century Paris.

Date: October 8 – November 6

Location: Four Seasons Centre

Visit the official website for more info and tickets.


  • Chocolate Festival

The King Edward Hotel is celebrating the Toronto Chocolate Festival by offering High Tea complemented with chocolates, chocolate pastries and special chocolate tea blends.

Date: October 17-November 8

Location: The King Edward Hotel

For more events related to this year’s Chocolate Festival, go to the official website.


  • Toronto Fashion Week

The largest fashion week held in Canada will spotlight new names in the fashion world, alongside established Canadian and international fashion designers, giving us a glimpse into the fashion trends for Spring 2016.

Date: October 19-23

Location: David Pecaut Square

For more info, visit to the official website.



  • American Chamber of Commerce:

Amcham Toronto-GTA Luncheon with Tampa Bay Delegation

Date: October 20

Location: Hockey Hall of Fame

Visit the official website for more details.


  • Belgium Chamber of Commerce

International Business Negotiations – Panel & Networking

Date: October 8

Location: 105 St. George St.

Visit the official website for more details.


Belgians in Canada with Dirk Van den Berghe, President & CEO of Walmart Canada

Date: October 13

Location: Aird & Berlis

Visit the official website for more details.


  • British Chamber of Commerce:

Cyprus-UK Business Forum

Date: October 7

Location: Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall Street, London

Visit the official website for more details.


  • German Chamber of Commerce:

German Pavilion at CanWEA 2015

Date: October 5 – 7

Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Visit the official website for more information.


  • Toronto Board of Trade

Young Professionals Networking Event by YP Network

Date: October 20

Location: CC Lounge

For more details, visit the official website.


  • eWomenNetwork “Accelerated Networking” Reception

How To Build Your Brand in the Media & Maximize Your Business’ Exposure by SparQ Street PR, Media & Branding consultancy CEO & co-founder Rania Walker

Date: October 7

Location: The Albany Club

For more details, visit the official website.