Sir John A.’s 200th B-Day

Planning a quiet, sober night in? Sir John A. Macdonald would be ashamed! It’s his 200th birthday on January 11th, so join our friends from The League of Canadian History Champions at a celebratory beer and trivia (and beer again) night at the Mill Street Brew Pub. Get your tickets at the link below! You may even spot the Urban …

Happy May Day!

For centuries, May Day has been a spring celebration holiday in Europe. Associated in Ancient Rome with Flora, the goddess of flowers, in Celtic regions with the spring festival of Beltane, and in Germanic countries it is Walpurgis Night, the celebration of St. Walburga who brought Christianity to Germany. Traditional celebrations include dancing around a maypole, and crowning the Queen …

Onions, Plastic Ducks and Cicada 3301

Two years ago on January 4, 2012, a handful of people using the infamous website 4chan stumbled upon a mysterious message.                   Those who took on the challenge had no idea how far down the rabbit hole they were about to go.   The first clue, the image, had a line of …

Haunted Toronto scavenger hunt – July 5th Photos

Here are some photos from our July 5th event – the Haunted Toronto scavenger hunt! Teams competed to answer questions as darkness fell upon the ancient and spooky landscape of Queen’s Park and the U of T campus. We then reconvened at the Duke of York pub to award a winner and partake in some much-deserved snacks and drinks.