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Painting You a Better World- Summer Art Show

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago

Drake hearts community and so do our staff! Lindsey C. + her friends are holding an art-based fundraiser to support building projects in Kenya. Drop by tomorrow night at 221 Yonge Street to support this great cause. See you there! For more information, check out the Facebook event + their website.

Kenya
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Art

Simulations: Humans + Nature Collide

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago

What's black, white + Green all over? Photographer, Alexandra Bellissimo, combines humans and aspects of nature together to dramatically emphasise our connectedness to Earth. Her images are striking and imaginative- we can't get enough!

Alexandra Bellissimo
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Music

Music Monday: Lower Dens - Candy

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago


We can't get enough of Lower Dens' new quirky + bright video for their single, Candy. Directed by Alan Resnick + Noah Collier, it's giving us a toothache!

Lower Dens
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Hotel + Travel

Staff Postcards: My Quick Trip To NYC

Posted by Zoe Shapiro, 2 years, 2 months ago

Drake's very own Marketing Manager, Zoe S., headed down to the Big Apple for some fun, food, research + gallery hopping! Want to find out what she ate, saw + took home?

 Jack’s Wife Freda
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Food + Drink

Hennessy Black Cocktail Competition Lands at Drakeland

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 3 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.

Drake Hotel
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People

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

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 3 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?

Bryan Da Silva
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