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Drake AV: Alex Ricci

Posted by Drake, 3 days, 13 hours ago

With our Drake AV Programme Launch just a little over a week away, we caught up with Drake AV member, Alex Ricci to chat late nights, laboratories + dancing like everyone’s watching.

Alex Ricci, Drake AV

Can sports change the world?

Posted by Stephan Petar, 1 week, 2 days ago

The powerful documentary Giants of Africa held a pre-premiere party at The Drake Hotel during TIFF.

Film Poster

Mia's Pick: Canadian Art Foundation Auction

Posted by Stephan Petar, 1 week, 3 days ago

Canadian Art Foundation's annual gala and auction is days away. Our Mia Nielsen shares her top auction pick.

Auction Art

#TBT: TIFF memories at The Drake

Posted by Jen McNeely, 2 weeks, 6 days ago

With twelve years of TIFF behind us, we've got stories.


Kellen Hatanaka's Mural on The Drake Café Patio

Posted by Maggie Lever, 1 month, 2 weeks ago

There is a new mural on The Drake Café patio by Toronto-based artist and graphic designer, Kellen Hatanaka! Based on the curated Desert Cool (aka 1960s Palm Springs) summer theme at the Drake and influenced by the patio space, Hatanaka’s work depicts various unique plants and planters painted on a white wooden fence.

Drake Cafe Patio Kellen Hatanaka


Posted by Maggie Lever, 2 months, 1 week ago

As we gear up for the second Wayhome music festival kicking off today in Oro-Medonte Ontario, The Drake is excited to feature VIDEOMANCY whose work will combine video, lights, projection mapping, installation and more!