Drake Blog


Polaris Music Prize: Q + A w/ Founder Steve Jordan

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Ahead of tonight's main event (and our favourite part, personally, the bumpin' after-party) we talked to the founder and executive director of the Polaris Music Prize, Steve Jordan, to get a crash course on how the long-running award holds up in 2017.

Polaris Steve
Food + Drink

Knight School presents the Teachings of Tourtière

Posted by Ivy Knight, 2 months, 1 week ago

Flex your kitchen skills (or lack thereof) and learn how to make a French Canadian style tourtière from someone who grew up with classic dish and ate it religiously. The first class of Knight School commences on SEP 17!


The Royal Foundry: Bringing Life and Love Into Their Music

Posted by Megan Hilario, 2 months, 3 weeks ago

We get to know The Royal Foundry before they hit the Drake Underground.

The Royal Foundry
Special Events

No wallflowers allowed: workshop parties

Posted by Dave Elliott , 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Parties tend to get messy but instead of turning into a hot mess, get into it with our hands-on workshops.

Special Events

Holidays: It Could Be So Nice

Posted by Dave Elliott , 2 months, 4 weeks ago

We know it seems far off but with the return of Game of Thrones to our TV screens, winter is coming.

UG party

Kate Benedict & Tamara Hart: Curating For Unconventional Spaces

Posted by Madeleine Till, 3 months ago

We sat down with emerging curatorial duo Kate Benedict and Tamara Hart to talk collaboration, curating for unconventional spaces, and their exhibition take your legs and your shoes (on view at The Drake Hotel until October 17).

Kate and Tamara edit