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He said/She said: Drake Staffers' Blood Orange Concert Review

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

Dev Hynes has had a notable year, for better or worse it appears. This guy has a very interesting back story, already making the NME’s list for ‘coolest person in rock’ all the way back in 2007; Dev Hynes has been making even bigger moves since.

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Music

Music Monday: The Digs

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 9 months ago

We really dig The Digs.

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Food + Drink

Food Friday: Oh You Fancy, Huh?

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 10 months ago

Our pastry Chef Christine Fancy creates a dessert for Toronto Life.

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Fancy's IceCream
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Drake General Store Opens new Outpost in Ottawa

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 10 months ago

We’re so excited to announce our latest retail location at Hudson’s Bay Rideau Street in downtown Ottawa. It’s the first outpost outside of Toronto and comes fresh off multiple collaborations with Hudson’s Bay over the last year, including a pop-up-turned-permanent shop in their flagship store on Yonge Street and a World Pride pop-up shop in June 2014.

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Herdmar + Drake General Store Cutlery

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 10 months ago

Here at Drake General Store, we’re firm believers in good meals with even better company. Hosting a dinner for your closest friends + family is something that’s just good for the soul. Having everyone gather around the dinner table to eat, drink + converse is a truly satisfying thing. With that said, why not make those dinners even better – at least stylistically?

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Hillside Festival 2014

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 10 months ago

It's no surprise that we love music at the Drake Hotel, so of course we check out as many local festivals as possible. This past weekend, we headed to Guelph for Hillside Festival, now in it's 31st year. Here are some of our favourite acts and moments from the weekend.

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Hillside Festival in Guelph (image courtesy of Hillside Festival)