Coldest Day of the Year Bike Ride

  • Queen's Park Circle (Bloor Street West and Avenue Road)
  • 12:15 p.m.

The weather outside might be frightful, but that means nothing to hardcore cyclists. Want to prove that you’re also one of those tough Canadians? Then go out winter-biking on the Coldest Day of the Year Ride. Starting at Queen’s Park, the trail ends at Dufferin Grove Park where there will be a skating rink, roaring campfire, and hot chocolate.

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The Balconies Album Release Show

Catch The Balconies at their album release show. Photo by Courtney Lee Photography.

Catch The Balconies at their album release show. Photo by Courtney Lee Photography.

  • Lee's Palace (529 Bloor Street West)
  • 9 p.m.

The Balconies are diving headfirst into 2014, putting out their sophomore effort, Fast Motions in the final days of January. A Torontonian indie-pop band with ’80s glam metal sensibilities, they’ve only gotten bigger, better, and more badass since the drop of their first EP. Join them for a special album release show with Say Yes, as they kick off what will likely be a whirlwind year.

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Return to Nuke ‘Em High Vol. 1

  • Carlton Cinemas (20 Carlton Street)
  • 9 p.m.

Calling all fans of campy, over-the-top, schlock horror! Rue Morgue and Carlton Cinemas have teamed up for a special presentation of Troma Entertainment’s Return to Nuke ‘Em High Vol. 1. Playing on present-day societal fears, this fun sci-fi film takes place at Tromaville High School, where two young lovers—Chrissy and Lauren—are forced to fight gangs of their violent, mutated classmates in hopes of saving the world. An exclusive Q&A with actors Catie Corcoran, Asta Paredes, and Clay von Carlowitz will follow the screening.

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Ongoing…

The Guggenheim Comes to the AGO

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  • Art Gallery of Ontario (317 Dundas Street West)
  • All day
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