With the reveal of our new Series 7 beer labels, and the closing of Toronto’s Honest Eds, we bring you, An Honest Farewell: A four-day city festival honouring our beloved bargain basement, Honest Ed’s from February 23 – 25, 2017.
Join us for a Collective Arts Beergarden, Immersive Art Maze, Collective Arts + Friends Beer Festival and the launch of our Series 7 Art. We are paying homage to the iconic institution which truly was a place for everyone, and celebrating the talents of artists and musicians from around the globe.
Address: Honest Ed’s
Pricing: All tickets are available and sold at torontoforeveryone.com
There are both free and ticketed events happening all weekend
Box Office: A box office that accepts cash and debit will open on February 14 at Bathurst and Bloor, with limited tickets set aside for all events. Stay tuned for details on timing or get your tickets now at torontoforeveryone.com
aMAZEment: Immersive Art Maze
Friday, February 24th, 2017: 12pm – 3pm
Saturday, February 25th, 2017: 9am – 4pm (last entry)
Sunday, February 26th, 2017: 11am – 5pm (last entry)
Come in and get lost in your favourite bargain store – and experience the space transformed by over 40 multidisciplinary artists, taking you through a wacky journey of the past, present and future of Honest Ed’s and Toronto.
Special Event! aMAZEment + aMAZEing Craft Beer Tour presented by Collective Arts Brewing and Friends
Friday, February 24th, 2017: 5pm – 10pm (19+ only)
On this special evening, Collective Arts Brewing & Friends will sprinkle the aMAZEment with some of Toronto’s best craft breweries for taste testers. What better way to get lost in Honest Ed’s and art then while sipping finely crafted beer? We have no idea, tell us!
Bargain Bash: The Official Farewell Party
Saturday, February 25th. Doors open at 9pm.
For a final farewell, we are bringing together some of Toronto’s best DJ’s, bands and parties under one roof for a mini-music festival in Honest Ed’s. Wander around the rooms, and find a sound that brings a rhythm to your hips and hop to your step.
Town Hall for All: Community Hub
Thursday, February 23-Sunday February 26
We carved out a piece of Honest Ed’s and invited organizations and individuals from across the city to come together and foster community and connection through diverse and free programming. It’s a Free for All! Theatre, comedy, ice cream and more — all FREE! Come in and get lost in community, connections and conversations.
See schedule here:
Goodbyes & Good Buys
Friday February 23-Sunday February 26
Our favourite food, flea and farmers markets across Toronto are coming together to give you one last bargain, Honest Ed’s style! Free entry all weekend.
Learn more here:
Ed Lives! Opening Night Extravaganza!
Thursday, February 23, 6pm
We invite you to join us for the official launch of Toronto for Everyone, and the opening of An Honest Farewell! Take a stand for inclusion, over craft cocktails, courageous conversations and presentations, special performances and unique dining experiences.