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On the Road w/ Walrus

Posted by Megan Hilario, 2 months ago

If the band could support any act, dead or alive who would be?
I'm gonna say an alive Radiohead but that answer would be different for each member I think.

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Special Events

Mind Your Head: Mind Matters and the Importance of Mental Health

Posted by Layla Ahmad, 2 months, 1 week ago

Mind Matters is a cool series of workshops that explores different aspects of what being mindful means, and what it can do to help you in your day-to-day life. Whether it`s being less stressed, unplugging from the internet, or simply not giving a sh*t, mindfulness can help us all. Here, we talk with Kate Petriw and find out what exactly mindfulness means.

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Special Events

Last Minute Lovers, Tie the Knot for $600

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Last minute lovers, tie the knot for $600 in our pop-up wedding chapel.

Pop-Up Wedding
Drake Devonshire

County Up: City Drakers Head to PEC

Posted by Michaela McLeish, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Twelve city Drakers do a quick hop on over to the County, and visit Prince Edward County for the day. They stopped at a few trademark County sites, including Vicki's Veggies, Rosehall Run, and of course, Drake Devonshire. Michaela McLeish, new bartender at Drake One Fifty, lets us in on getting used to Drake life and gives us the rundown of The Drake's field trip to PEC.

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Art

Studio Visit w/ Artist Luke Siemens

Posted by Madeleine Till, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Luke Siemens is a multidisciplinary artist with a keen interest in architecture and condo-culture. His tongue-in-cheek installation PlyGuy is included in our upcoming group show View Finder at the Drake Devonshire. We caught up with Luke at his studio in Toronto’s west end to talk about his process, interests, and future plans.

Luke Siemens Portrait
Community

An intimate conversation with Jacq the Stripper

Posted by Ivy Knight, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

"I've always been a comedian and writer; stripping is the only thing anyone wants to hear about." Ivy Knight implores Jacq the Stripper on all the things.

Jacq the Stripper