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Going Out Weeknights? Let Drake be Your Date!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago


Whomever said that Friday + Saturday should have all the fun was seriously mistaken. At Drake, we heart going out on weeknights too! From Sunday to Thursdays our whole building is filled with events to satisfy the foodie, dancing queen + music lover within. Want to see what we have planned?

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Food + Drink

Cinco de Mayo at Drake: Olé!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Drake hearts all things fiesta! We're celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a one day only hotel-wide party; from our cilantro Caesar to a special taco menu, Drake has all you need to spice up your Saturday.

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Music

Music Monday: Willis Earl Beal - Wavering Lines

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago


This Music Monday is dedicated to our very special guest in the Underground this evening, Mr. Willis Earl Beal.
Better get used to hearing his name - certainly one to watch in 2012!
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Hotel + Travel

We say "I Do" to The Spring Wedding Show

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

We had so much fun meeting you this Saturday at the Spring Wedding Show! With over 40 indie vendors under one roof, it was the perfect market to shop for adding the final touches to your special. Until next year, check out some of our photos from this weekend.

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Style

Contest Alert: Our 25K Twitter Contest

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Heads or tails? With our new contest, there isn't a wrong answer! In celebration of hitting 25 000 followers on Twitter, we want to see photos of your lucky quarter in strange places. Whether it's hanging out beside you during happy hour, sitting pretty in your bike basket or peaking under your pillow we want to see it! Just post your photo on our Facebook Fan Page for your chance to win our "25K Twitter Contest."

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Music

Music Monday: The Flaming Lips - W.A.N.D.

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago


Fresh on the heels of the NXNE announcement, we're already excited for The Flaming Lips' free concert this summer in Toronto!
June can't come soon enough!
The Drake we'll be releasing it's own NXNE line-up very shortly - so stay tuned!
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Style

Book Club: L’atelier de l’Origami

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Rock, paper, scissors! There's a lot to be said about the power of paper. For book club this month, we're taking a peak inside L’atelier de l’Origami and getting ourselves ready to make some crafts.

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Art

Our Newest Art Collection: Team Macho Lands at Drake

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago


In celebration of their second monograph, Toronto's iconic art collective TEAM MACHO now has a selection of pieces hanging in our dining room. "The Merlin Years" showcases their notoriously playful style of mixed media works that incorporate an endless list of materials and methods. We can't get enough of these fantastic works!

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Music

Music Monday: Beach House - Lazuli

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago


If we had to pick one band to write the soundtrack of our lives, Beach House would for sure be up there! Enjoy their new single, it's pretty perfect for this sunny week. Swoon.

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Food + Drink

Our Pudding Chômeur: Try Making our Sweet Treat Yourself!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Ever wanted to be a pastry chef for a day? Now you can! In case you missed this week's Toronto Star piece on our Sugar Shack dessert, here is it for your consumption. Excuse us while we wipe the drool off our table!

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