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Studio Visit: Innit Designs

Posted by Drake, 1 week, 6 days 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, 2 weeks, 3 days 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, 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Say hello to Drake Catering!

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People

Photo Booth Confessional w/ Keimar Russell

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 3 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, 2 months 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.

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Music

Live in the Drake Underground - March Playlist

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week 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, 2 months, 1 week 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
Hotel + Travel

The Drake Turns 13: Wishlist

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

We're turning 13 this year but before we enter the teen years, we're gonna need a few things. A mix of essentials and our current favs from Drake General Store, here's what's on our bday wish list!

Birthday
Canada 150

PRE-BARN BURNER ICE BREAKER W/ ANTHONY WALSH

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Excitement is spreading as we get closer to puck drop at The Drake's first-ever Toronto vs. Montreal chef Barn Burner Hockey Game. Featured in our newest installment of Ice Breakers is a self-proclaimed albatross on the ice, but he's ready to put his best skate forward for a good cause.

Anthony Walsh
Canada 150

PRE-BARN BURNER ICE BREAKER W/ Nick Chen-Yin

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

As a late addition to the team but a regular on the ice, Chef Nick Chen-Yin of Smoke Signals Bar-B-Q reveals his first hockey memory, his go-to concession snack and why Community Food Centres Canada is important.

Nick Chen-Yin