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Hennessy Black Cocktail Competition Lands at Drakeland

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 10 months ago

We've gathered Toronto's best bartenders for a cocktail competition + we want you to help us select the winners! Bonus? Just by voting you'll win a chance to claim the same prize they do: a $150 Drake Gift Card + the chance to sleep w/ Drake.

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Drake Staffer, Bryan Da Silva: Graphic Designer + Zombie Enthusiast

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 3 years, 10 months ago

We're so lucky to have amazing staff and Bryan Da Silva is no exception. Bryan has been working for the Drake for almost a decade and has done everything from food serving to graphic design. Did we mention he also drives a motorcycle to work everyday + makes his own hot sauce?

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Music

Music Mondays: Jensen Sportag Remixes Grimes + Blood Diamonds

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 10 months ago


We think that the Grimes + Blood Diamonds' single is pretty fantastic! Enter Tennessee's Jensen Sportag. Their chilled-down remix of one of this summer's tunes is great for your patio sangria party.



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Maya Wild's Illustrations Make Us Smile Big

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 10 months ago

Our senior graphic designer, Carla P., sent over Maya Wild's website filled with beautiful illustrations! Their cheery + quirky aesthetic is making us even more happy that it's Friday.

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Summer Favourites from the Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 10 months ago

The Drake General Store hearts picnic parties! We're very excited to share their first-ever photo story with you. Shot by the talented Steven Beckly, the images showcase some of their top summer picks- including our favourite Shared Toronto Public Library tee. Take a look!

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Music Monday: The XX - Angels

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 10 months ago


The new single from The xx is the opening track from Coexist, out September 11.

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