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  • The St. Royals are the new kings of the motown/funk/soul scene. Recently featured on Slice TV, they're an army of Toronto's most talented young players who always pack the dance floor. The St. Royals ooze style and swagger, while bringing authenticity and excitement to the soul era. Most of all, they bring the funk!

    • Venue: Lounge
    • Type: Live
    • Cover: FREE
    • Time: Dec. 29, 2014, 10 p.m.
  • Fill the void between Boxing Day and New Years Eve with What's In The Box, the Drake's annual mini music-fest. Dance off your holiday dinner, join us in the Underground + make the last week of 2014 count.

    • Venue: Underground
    • Type: Live
    • Cover: $5
    • Time: Dec. 30, 2014, 7 p.m.
  • The Drake Hotel has a reputation for going all out for its annual New Year’s Eve celebration, and 2014 is no exception. For 'One Night Only'

    combines delicious bites, cold cocktails + hot tunes for an indulgent, high energy celebration. Channel your inner wild child 'cause we're dining and dancing all night. Let it all hang out for the last night of 2014. With one of the best live music tickets in town, we've got a line up that will keep you rockin' all night long.

    Delight in one of our over-the-top party options + book your New Year’s Eve romp: 416.531.5042 ext. 1 or NYE@THEDRAKEHOTEL.CA

    • Venue: The Drake Hotel
    • Type: Foodie
    • Cover: $45.00 + Up
    • Time: Dec. 31, 2014, 6 p.m.
  • Get your hands dirty every Monday night with some artful food fun:
    Be a guest judge in one of our competitive cook-offs, get creative with some do-it-yourself food art or sit back and sip a pint as sharp + sassy host Ivy Knight takes your taste buds on a gastronomical mystery tour.

    January is Lot 40 Canadian Whisky month at 86D Monday, co-hosted by Canadian Whisky Ambassador Dave Mitton. Hand selected local chefs will battle for the best cocktail each week, all culminating on the final week with the three previous winners battling for the championship!

    Tonight we’re featuring; Amanda Ray from Biff's Bistro, Matt Pettit from Rock Lobster, and Kevin Gilmour from Fat Pasha.

    • Venue: Lounge
    • Type: Foodie
    • Cover: FREE
    • Time: Jan. 5, 2015, 8 p.m.
  • Get your hands dirty every Monday night with some artful food fun:
    Be a guest judge in one of our competitive cook-offs, get creative with some do-it-yourself food art or sit back and sip a pint as sharp + sassy host Ivy Knight takes your taste buds on a gastronomical mystery tour.

    January is Lot 40 Canadian Whisky month at 86D Monday, co-hosted by Canadian Whisky Ambassador Dave Mitton. Hand selected local chefs will battle for the best cocktail each week, all culminating on the final week with the three previous winners battling for the championship!
    Tonight we’re featuring; Sophy Han from Rush Lane, Fan Zhang from Mr. Flamingo, and Charlotte Langley from Scout Canning.

    Plus tonight, come celebrate the reveal of Brilynn Ferguson's epic photography project, Industry Ink, documenting the tattoos of Toronto's hospitality scene. Enjoy an incredible slide show featuring hundreds of images shot over the past six months.

    • Venue: Lounge
    • Type: Foodie
    • Cover: FREE
    • Time: Jan. 12, 2015, 8 p.m.
  • Get your hands dirty every Monday night with some artful food fun:
    Be a guest judge in one of our competitive cook-offs, get creative with some do-it-yourself food art or sit back and sip a pint as sharp + sassy host Ivy Knight takes your taste buds on a gastronomical mystery tour.

    January is Lot 40 Canadian Whisky month at 86D Monday, co-hosted by Canadian Whisky Ambassador Dave Mitton. Hand selected local chefs will battle for the best cocktail each week, all culminating on the final week with the three previous winners battling for the championship!

    Tonight we’re featuring; Hans Vogels from Momofuku Noodle Bar, Brent Pierssens from Parts & Labour, and Jon Lucas from Harbord Room.

    • Venue: Lounge
    • Type: Foodie
    • Cover: FREE
    • Time: Jan. 19, 2015, 8 p.m.
  • The Jeanine Mackie Band will play two sets of down and dirty, vintage R & B. Expect sizzling renditions of classic tunes made famous by the likes of Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Chaka Khan, Al Green, Otis Redding and more. Jeanine has released acclaimed albums in both the jazz (with her Blue Martini project) and R & B genres. Her most recent recording, 2012's Live At The Drake, showcases her talent as a powerful and passionate interpreter of classic rhythm and blues. She is also a charismatic performer with a charming stage presence sure to seduce her audience. In this age of Auto-Tune and studio trickery, it is refreshing to come across the real deal, an authentic and strong voice complemented by real musicians. The pairing of this iconic venue and the classic R & B and soul styling’s of Jeanine Mackie and her ace nine-piece band is guaranteed to be a happy one.

    Jeanine Mackie – lead vocals
    Bob McAlpine – guitar
    Steve Lucas – bass
    Matt Horner – keys
    John Johnson – saxophone
    Art Avalos – percussion
    Al Cross – drums
    Quisha Wint & Sherie Marshall – backing vocals

    • Venue: Underground
    • Type: Live
    • Cover: $12 ADV/$15 DOOR
    • Time: Jan. 23, 2015, 8 p.m.
  • Get your hands dirty every Monday night with some artful food fun:
    Be a guest judge in one of our competitive cook-offs, get creative with some do-it-yourself food art or sit back and sip a pint as sharp + sassy host Ivy Knight takes your taste buds on a gastronomical mystery tour.

    January is Lot 40 Canadian Whisky month at 86D Monday, co-hosted by Canadian Whisky Ambassador Dave Mitton. Hand selected local chefs will battle for the best cocktail each week, all culminating tonight with the three previous winners battling for the championship.

    Tonight will be judged not only by the public, but also Dave Mitton himself and some of our friends from Vice Magazine!

    • Venue: Lounge
    • Type: Foodie
    • Cover: FREE
    • Time: Jan. 26, 2015, 8 p.m.
  • A night with Ron Hawkins and the Do Good Assasins

    Introducingden Garden Songs and The DGA Documentary plus the best of Ron's solo work and Lowest of the Low Classics

    • Venue: Underground
    • Type: Live
    • Cover: $20.00
    • Time: Feb. 5, 2015, 8 p.m.