Kim D'Eon and DJ Tony Okungbowa by Ryan Emberley

 

Events

 

Ocean Wise and the Vancouver Aquarium held an event at Luma.  ‘Tides of Change,’ as it was titled, featured ocean-friendly dishes prepared by executive chef Jason Bangerter.

– Ellen Degeneres’ DJ Tony made his rounds in Toronto – first, hosting an event at Bar Chef and then working a gig at Maison Mercer.

– The Red Hot Chili Peppers performed at the Air Canada Centre for the first time since 2006.

– The Toronto Jewish Film Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary. The festival runs from May 3rd through the 13th.

Michaëlle Jean featured at the National Youth Arts Week launch party.

– Emcee Jully Black helps kick off TFI 25 on Thursday.  Tickets for the ROM event are still on sale – $100/per.

– Friday Night Live @ROM is celebrating TFI 25 with host Ben Barry.

Hope Charity Gala takes place on Friday, May 4th at Princess Margaret Hospital.

America’s Next Top Model is hosting a ‘live consumer event’ in Toronto.

The Avengers premiered in Toronto.

TORO Magazine will celebrate Cinco De Mayo on May 5th with an event at Monarch Tavern.

– Gourmet burger spot ‘The Works‘ is holding a media preview event tomorrow.  The restaurant is set to open soon in the Danforth neighbourhood.

 

People

 

Charles Khabouth‘s Casa Loma condo is featured in Toronto Life

– The late Phil Hartman earns a star on Canada’s Walk of Fame.

 

Food & Drink

 

– Now Open: The Bellwoods Brewery

Vacay.ca names Canada’s best restaurants; Toronto’s Black Hoof earns fourth place nod.

 

Photography by Ryan Emberley.