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Entertainment and Nightlife


Toronto's Entertainment District is pulsing with dining, nightlife and attractions. Have a cozy cocktail or two in one of Little Italy's many bars, cafes and restaurants, or check out the Ossington strip, a recent hotspot with popular bars and lounges. Select from over 100 brands of beer at the Bier Markt.

Ottawa's Preston Street offers excellent Italian and International fare as well as a host of friendly pubs and patios to enjoy a drink. Westboro and Hintonburg, Elgin Street and The ByWard Market are other great areas for some evening entertainment. See the Canadian Museum of Nature as you've never seen it before - as a nightclub. Attend Nature Nocturne on select Friday evenings from 8pm to midnight, where the museum turns into a nightclub with DJs, artists in the galleries and an opportunity to experience art in a new light. Learn more about Ottawa’s vibrant nightlife

There's lots of fun to be found after dark in Niagara Falls, from great restaurants, dance-clubs and great casinos to keep you entertained till dawn.

From a creative foodie culture to a growing arts crowd and a great live music scene, Hamilton heats up when the sun goes down. Head to Augusta Street or Locke Street for a great variety of bars, taverns, coffee houses and live music venues.


Catch the jokes at The Second City Theatre in Toronto, where you can wine and dine during a hilarious comedy show. Laugh till you cry at a one of the many Yuk Yuks Standup Comedy Clubs across Ontario, including Toronto, Hamilton, Barrie, London, Ottawa and Ajax. Find great live stand-up comedy from across North America at Absolute Comedy, with locations in Ottawa, Toronto and Kingston.


Connect with your inner sleuth at Mysteriously Yours, an interactive murder mystery dinner theatre in Toronto. Clifton Hill is Niagara Falls' street of fun, offering attractions, entertainment, dining and more well into the night. Catch the magical Greg Frewin Dinner Theatre or eat, laugh and sing along at the Oh Canada Eh? Dinner Show. Enjoy a celebrity-themed puppet show performed by a special-needs troupe, along with a fixed-price dinner with Famous PEOPLE Players in Toronto. Watch the Rick Mercer Report on Famous PEOPLE Players.


Flirt with lady luck and catch a full line-up of great events and shows at one our Casinos.

Night shot of a busy Yorkville restaurant patio.


Visit one of Toronto's celebrated neighbourhoods, with upscale bars, restaurants and host to a popular wine festival.
Group of men and women socializing at a bar.


Bank Street, also known as ‘The Bank Street' promenade runs through downtown Ottawa and features friendly bars, cafes, restaurants and other eateries.