All blog posts by Drake

Drake Blog

Food + Drink

"Hey, I'm Tom": Chatting w/ Drake Catering Tom Hinchliffe

Posted by Drake, 4 months ago

Do you get food fomo? You will after you read this post! We get inside the mind of Tom Hinchliffe, catering cook and the master behind the monthly Toronto-based dinner series BYO-Diner.

Tom
Special Events

Last Minute Lovers, Tie the Knot for $600

Posted by Drake, 4 months, 1 week ago

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

Pop-Up Wedding
Music

Fjord Escape: Indie Electronic Duo Make their Debut Outside of Quebec

Posted by Drake, 5 months, 1 week ago

Indie electronic duo Fjord is made up of longterm jam sesh buds, Thomas Casault and Louis-Étienne Santis. They've nurtured their sound in Quebec's music scene and is ready to take on Toronto in their first show outside of their home province.

FJORD
Drake Devonshire

Studio Visit: Innit Designs

Posted by Drake, 6 months ago

Pull up a chair because we went to Innit Designs studio in Toronto to chat with founder and principal designer, Paul Yacht, on how the chair of the moment got it's start before making its way to the picturesque setting of the Drake Devonshire!

Innit Yacht
Food + Drink

The Grape Doesn't Fall Far: The Mother + Daughter Duo Behind Grange Winery

Posted by Drake, 6 months, 1 week ago

The Grange of Prince Edward Vineyards & Estates Winery is known for their impeccable terroir driven wines. With over 60 acres of vineyards, on a family farm with a rich history that dates back 200 years, owners and operators Caroline Granger and Maggie Belcastro are a mother-daughter duo who work together to pass on the wisdom of wine!

Grange mom and daughter
Food + Drink

Drake Catering: Eat Your Heart Out

Posted by Drake, 7 months, 1 week ago

Say hello to Drake Catering!

Catering 1
People

Photo Booth Confessional w/ Keimar Russell

Posted by Drake, 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Most days, you'll find Keimar cooking up a storm in The Drake Hotel kitchen. His day officially starts at 5AM but after he hangs up his apron, his day as a break dancer picks up as he heads to dance practice and dances until 10PM. Get to know the dedicated and multi-talented staffer in just 10 questions.

Keimar
Music

The Drake x CMW 2017

Posted by Drake, 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Spring is officially sprung and we've got this year's CMW lineup to kick off the beginning of festival season! In its 35th year, CMW has never looked better. Say hello to this year's hottest new acts from around the world, 4AM last calls + a fun-filled 5 nights in the Underground.

CMW banner
Music

Live in the Drake Underground - March Playlist

Posted by Drake, 8 months ago

The Drake's music programmer, the one behind the playlist to your work day, and the reason the Underground is packed every night, Iain MacNeil, has curated a playlist of must-hear music just for YOU!

Next time they pass you the aux cord, you'll be prepared.

March Playlist
People

Photo Booth Confessional: Karla Brennen

Posted by Drake, 8 months ago

She's a true wonder woman with a sunny attitude and a lifelong love of the County. Meet Drake Devonshire’s new general manager, Karla Brennen.

Karla B