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Install In Progress: Luke Ramsey and Julia Dickens Murals

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Somewhere in between the last dredges of winter's polar vortex and cooler spring temperatures, the Drake Hotel's curatorial team has been hard at work overseeing the installation of three new public murals by Julia Dickens, Micah Lexier, and Luke Ramsey.

Luke Ramsey SY Mural Full Shot
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Drake General Store

Fare + Provisions: Ted Talks to Acquired Taste

Posted by Daniel Okorn, 2 months ago

With Father's Day fast approaching, we're happy to share our latest campaign, Fare + Provisions with you. The collection includes an exclusive line of food, preserves and pantry items made by some of the city's top chefs. We've also partnered with Toronto-based food publication Acquired Taste to profile the chefs involved in the Fare + Provisions campaign + discuss their views on healthy eating, cooking for kids and the ceremony of family meals.

For their first post, Acquired Taste sat down with The Drake Hotel's corporate executive chef Ted Corrado. Read their interview below + stay tuned to our blog as well as acqtaste.com for additional posts in the series.

Fare + Provisions - Ted Corrado
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Drake by the Lake

Drake Heads to Prince Edward County this Summer

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

This summer we're heading to the County and we want you to come with us.

Dev Teaser
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Music

Music Monday: Sophie

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

We are honoured that the ever elusive music producer Sophie will be joining us this Thursday, May 22. Sophie is intentionally ambiguous... he/she/them have created a mystery surrounding identity, preferring the music to speak for itself.

Sophie music
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Drake General Store

Drake General Store Warehouse Sale

Posted by Daniel Okorn, 2 months, 1 week ago

It’s finally spring, time to update your wardrobe at Drake General Store’s Warehouse Sale!

This will be our first warehouse sale at our new space location at 201 Geary Avenue.

Come shop and save up to 70% off an amazing selection of salvaged furniture, clothing for men & women and a collection of curated curiosities.

Drake General Store Warehouse Sale
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Music

Music Monday Bonus Edition: Afiara Quartet

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Totally genre-defying, this is a show for the Toronto kids who’ve grown up in a city that embraces the TSO like it embraces EDM.

Afiara Quartet
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