Introducing: TEDxToronto Adventures

TEDxToronto Adventures is a series of unique field trips and community experiences that will feature alumni speakers, community partners, and other change-makers from the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. Our Adventures will provide a chance to explore big ideas in an intimate setting and build on our ongoing efforts to transport members of the TEDxToronto community into another world: from expert-led city tours focused on food, graffiti, and even crime, to a thought-provoking documentary screening and discussion on Indigenous land rights.

 

Brewery Tour
with Collective Arts Brewing

In the six years since Collective Arts opened their doors, it has become a top craft brewer in Ontario with a mission of fusing the creativity of craft beer with the talents of emerging artists and musicians. Learn all about the rise of craft brewing in Ontario from one of the country’s best—and enjoy a sip or two of their latest creations before you leave.

Date: Friday, October 4th, 2019
Location: Collective Arts Brewing, 207 Burlington St. E, Hamilton, ON
Schedule: 4:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Cost: Free
Indoor Rock Climbing & Panel
with Arc’teryx & Basecamp

Our 2019 theme is “Rise” and what better way to explore what it means to rise in today’s complex world than through learning what it takes to climb! This intro to rock climbing isn’t merely a how-to on bouldering and belaying. Participants attending the panel discussion will gain important lessons about leadership.

Date: Sunday, September 22, 2019
Location: Basecamp Climbing, 677 Bloor Street West, Toronto
Schedule: A: 11am – 1pm; B: 1:30pm – 3:30pm; C: 4pm – 6pm; Panel: 6pm – 7pm
Cost: Free
Walking tour of Little India
led by Lahore Tikka House owner Gulshan Allibhai

Gulshan, who will be one one of our speakers at TEDxToronto 2019, will take participants on a journey through Little India in Toronto’s east end. The tour and conversation will cover a number of intersecting themes, including gentrification, mental health and newcomer communities. Following the tour, participants will enjoy food at Gulshan’s iconic restaurant.

Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 2pm – 5:30pm
Location: Lahore Tikka House, 1365 Gerrard Street East, Toronto
Cost: Free

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