The restaurant business is a notoriously tricky way to make a living. Similar to pop musicians, making a career that lasts more than a couple years requires dedication and a willingness to constantly re-invent yourself. Bill Iuele, owner of Focaccia on 17 Hayden Street, has been in the business for longer than most. “I’ve been […]
Riding on the success of the TD Toronto Jazz Festival, the Bloor-Yorkville BIA continues to put music in your ears with the Summer Music in the Park music series. Back to add the ambiance of music to the area, the program takes place throughout the summer in the Village of Yorkville Park, located at Bellair […]
INTERNATIONALLY CELEBRATED DESIGNER JEAN PAUL GAULTIER TO JOIN CANADA’S TOP DESIGNERS SHOWING AT REIMAGINED TORONTO FASHION WEEK MEDIA NOTABLE DEREK BLASBERG AND FRANCESCO CARROZZINI TO ATTEND 3-DAY FESTIVAL AS SPECIAL GUESTS Toronto Fashion Week will be moving to Yorkville this September where it will celebrate fashion, art and culture with an incredible line-up of international […]
The Summer Mrkt at Yorkville Village has this and more! Have you checked out the Farmer’s and Artisan Market at Yorkville Village yet? The Summer Mrkt at the courtyard location, at 136 Yorkville Avenue is filled each Wednesday with local produce, freshly baked breads and pastries, artisan cheeses, VQA wines, jams and preserves and other upscale treats, […]
As summer finally heats up, patio season continues to thrive in Bloor-Yorkville. Check out our list of our neighbourhood restaurants who offer an outdoor space. Bar Renya Bar Renya has been mentioned in several Toronto blogs this year, as a highly-rated, new patio favourite. Located on Cumberland street, people-watchers will enjoy the comfort of the […]
The fantastic TD Toronto Jazz Festival might be over, but the music continues in Bloor-Yorkville, as this season of Summer Music in the Park music series continues. Back to add the ambiance of music to the area, the program takes place throughout the summer in the Village of Yorkville Park, located at Bellair St. and […]
Summerlicious, Toronto’s favourite foodie event is back for it’s 14th mouth-watering year. From July 7 to 23, celebrate Bloor-Yorkville’s culinary scene through three-course prix fixe lunch and dinner menus at many of our neighbourhood restaurants. The three-course lunch menus are priced at $18, $23 and $28, and dinner is $28, $38 or $48. Check out Summerlicious 17 […]
Mother Nature was on our side, at the 7th Annual Yorkville Exotic Car Show, this past Father’s Day! The event was another huge success, with a record $60,000 raised for Prostate Cancer Canada. All of our efforts go towards the funding of the Prostate Cancer Information Service – Presented by the Yorkville Exotic Car Show: […]
Since 1987, Laywine’s has been selling the finest writing instruments and materials you can find in Toronto.
The newest location for Toronto bees is on the second-floor roof of the Colonnade, at 131 Bloor Street West, where two hives were installed yesterday.