COME GET LOST ONE LAST TIME
Come in and get lost in your favourite bargain store -- but this time, instead of rows of cowboy figurines and canada mugs, you’ll experience the space transformed by multidisciplinary artists, to take you and your family through a wacky journey of the past, present and future of Honest Ed’s and Toronto.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24
12PM - 3PM
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24
5PM - 10PM (Ages 19+)
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25
9AM - 4PM
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26
11AM - 5PM
Kids under 12, Seniors over 65 and anyone using a mobility device enter for free directly at the door. aMAZEment is 40-50% accessible.
No outdoor food is permitted on the premises.
The Honest 6ix Artist Residency
The artist residency brings together six diverse and multi-disciplinary artists as a collective for the first time. Over a 6-week period, the Honest 6ix will collaboratively envision a space transformation within Honest Ed’s that highlights the past, present and future, melding together their respective talents and expertises, to create a multi-sensory and immersive experience for attendees.
Featured Artists & Performances:
- Anser, Street Artist
- BirdO, International Muralist
- Clara Venice, Theremin Space Pop Musician
- Convergence Theatre, Multisensory Theatre
- Gary Taxali, Fine Art & Illustration Artist
- Kaeja d’Dance, Contemporary Dance Company
- Vladmir Antaki, International Photographer
- Dreamwalker Dance Company/Redline Collective, Immersive Light, and Movement Installation
- Timeraiser150 (Timeraiser150 is a Canada 150 signature initiative)
- Design Exchange presents Topher Kong, Multi-Disciplinary Artist
- Koffler Gallery presents The Death of Dishonest Abdel by 2Fik, Performance Artist & Photographer
- Koffler Centre of the Arts presents Honesty by Jordan Tannahill
- MZTV Museum of Television presents Larry Weinsten, Film Maker
- The Randolph Academy presents Randolph Glee Choir and Randolph Academy College Chorale
- Central Toronto Academy presents the senior class
*Please note: Dance and theatre performances will have variable schedules throughout the weekend
A CRAFT BEER TOUR DE FORCE
On Friday, February 24, 2017 from 5-10pm, Collective Arts Brewing & Friends will bring together some of Toronto’s best craft breweries for taste testers throughout the immersive art maze. What better way to get lost in Honest Ed’s and art then while sipping finely crafted beer? We have no idea, tell us!
5:00 - 6:00PM
7:00 - 8:00PM
9:00PM - 10:00PM
AMAZEMENT FOR ALL
Amazement is open to people of all ages and backgrounds. Tickets are sold as one hour time blocks.
Regular Ticket: $16.49
Seniors (65+): Free
Children under 12: Free
Friday Night Special Event: aMAZEment & aMAZEing Craft Beer Tour by Collective Arts Brewing & Friends: $21.49
*Seniors and child may attend directly at the door. Registration is not required. A limited number of free tickets will be available to those with limited means at select community centres and the official Toronto for Everyone box office one week prior to the event.