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Culture Shop Returns by Popular Demand!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

Culture Shop Package is Drake's guide to Toronto's best shopping districts + boutiques!

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Music

Boyfriend in the Underground: Snap Shot

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

We found this amazing David Lynch-esque photo of the Boyfriend concert in our Underground by Kristel Jax.

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Music

Music Monday: Grimes - Oblivion

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

If you've turned on your computer in the last month, chances are you've heard about Grimes. This amazingly talented and quirky Canadian wonder never ceases to impress us + certainly deserves all the hype!

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Food + Drink

Sugar Shack Returns to Drake's Sky Yard

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

Just in time for spring, our Sky Yard Sugar Shack is now open for cocktails that maple us happy!

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Style

The Great American Cereal Book: A Breakfast Design Retrospective

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

Eating sweet cereal in footie PJs on Saturday morning: it doesn't get more quintessentially "kid" than that. Authors Marty Gitlin and Topher Ellis take us on an historical journey through the rise of milky crunchy mornings and the economic boom that followed the first pour.

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Food + Drink

New Games Night: Plingo!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

Drake is taking family games night to the next level! Join us the last Sunday of every month for Plingo- it's an exciting mash-up of Bingo + Plinko. Curious?

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Music

Music Monday: Grizzly Bear - Two Weeks

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago


This goes out to all the catchy songs out there. The ones that pop into your head and just won't get out.
'Two Weeks' by Grizzly Bear clearly falls into that category - just please don't blame us if you're humming it all week! Continue reading Music Monday: Grizzly Bear - Two Weeks
Food + Drink

The Surreal Gourmet + Beyond: Bob Blumer Shares a Few of His Favourite Things

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

Bob Blumer already has two successful shows on the Food Network, broken six Guinness World Records, eats poisonous Japanese Fugu and illustrates his own cookbooks. Is there anything this guy can't do? In anticipation for his third Food Network show, the Surreal Gourmet extraordinaire sits down with us to talk weird food + last meals.

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Music

Alphabet Soup Mix: New Music Playlist from The Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

"D" is for Drake! Inspired by the Drake General Store's love of the alphabet, letters and typography, they made a music mix featuring one song by one artist for every letter of the alphabet. Enjoy all 26 songs of "Alphabet Soup Mix" while playing Scrabble or writing messages for your roommate on your fridge with magnets.

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Food + Drink

Our New Cocktail Bar Mixes Up Something Special For You

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 8 months ago

We're so excited to be raising a glass to our new cocktail bar! Whether you crave the dark seductive taste of a barrel-aged Boulevardier or the flirtiness found in Drake's Hanky Panky, there's something for everyone in the pages of our new full-service cocktail book.

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