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#FBF: xoTO Filmmakers Lounge Opening Night

Posted by Stephan Petar, 1 year ago

We are sad to see the 41st annual Toronto International Film Festival come to end, but our highlight is the xoTO Lounge.


PHOTOS: Inside Canada's Film Party at TIFF

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 year ago

The Drake Hotel played host to the annual + beloved Canada Party at TIFF.

Drake General Store

X[OH!] Canada Day at Drake General Store

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 2 months ago

Join us this Canada Day as we officially open the doors to the Drake General Store's new flagship location on West Queen West (2 Abell Street) that will have three floors to explore, with a strong emphasis on locally made goods that celebrate cool Canadian design.

DGS Canada Day

The National Parks Project shows how beautiful our True North Is

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 9 months ago

The National Parks Project is a breathtaking body of work made by 13 filmmakers + 39 musicians all within 13 National Parks across Canada. From ice burgs to deserts, we're hypnotized by the awesomeness of our True North and the talent of the artists.

National Parks Project

Polaris Music Prize Peep Show at Drake

Posted by Drake, 5 years ago

We really couldn't pack more music fun into one night! Join us for a special screening party of the 2012 Polaris Music Prize gala Underground on September 24th @7PM_$20. Your ticket not only gives gets you into our Polaris club house, it also grants you access to the exclusive gala after party featuring a DJ set by Holy Fuck, samples of Steam Whistle + more. You're also entered into the gala raffle, which includes prizes like passes to Neil Young + Metric, rare Polaris posters, vinyl, threads from Fred Perry + tons of other goodies. Did we mention that all the Peep Show proceeds go to Musicounts charity? Yeah, we know. It's a no brainer. Pick up your ticket, here. We're excited to see you then!

Polaris Prize

Music Mondays: Jensen Sportag Remixes Grimes + Blood Diamonds

Posted by Drake, 5 years, 1 month ago

We think that the Grimes + Blood Diamonds' single is pretty fantastic! Enter Tennessee's Jensen Sportag. Their chilled-down remix of one of this summer's tunes is great for your patio sangria party.

Grimes Blood Diamonds