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The ultimate blonde bombshell! Stripper to model to Playboy bunny to Tanya Peters in Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult to legend. We celebrate the blonde GODDESS in all of us, Anna Nicole Smith! Performances by future Playmates of the Year: Igby Lizzard DJ Cam Lee Rify Royalty Jacklynne Hyde Mikiki Dottie Dangerfield Shane MacKinnon *Fierce looks demanded. Blonde hair getting the most applause...duh! Get your look correct and walk the runway. Prettiest girl in Toronto, Nancy Bocock on the…Find out more »
Nuit Rose, Toronto’s annual queer art and performance festival, returns as for its 3rd year on Saturday, June 25. A centrepiece of Nuit Rose is the Light Parade, the first official parade of the Pride Festival. Along with the Light Parade, Nuit Rose showcases provocative, cutting edge work by diverse artists. The Gladstone Hotel is proud to be one of the sites showcasing the exhibition from a diverse group of talented artists, including the Gladstone’s resident artist Bruno Billio. The…Find out more »
Can’t make it up to the dock with a 2-4 to fire off a few roman candles? Take it easy, the Gladstone Hotel has you covered. Throw on your plaid and go for a rip down to the Melody Bar where we’re throwing a day-long party to celebrate anything and everything Canadian. We’ll toss a few cold ones in the snow to get this one going: Amsterdam Tallies will be on special for $5. Not to mention we’ll be selling…Find out more »
Tapette returns to The Gladstone to celebrate their Franco queen and everything she's become in the last year.Find out more »
Gladstone Hotel presents Goddess Party in it's third edition: Trophy Wives!Find out more »
TED talk meets Letterman. This talk-show style conversation will come back for it's 2nd iteration to #CUTMR2017 and uncover the unconventional paths designers take to get to where they are today.Find out more »
Online tickets are sold out. There will be some $10 tickets available on the door from 8pm, but it's a first come, first served dealio. We can't wait to see you all there! Bring your mates down and celebrate Australia Day with your Toronto fam at the Gladstone Hotel! There will be Australian Trivia happening from 7 - 8pm. Afterwards we will be playing the top 50 countdown from Triple J. Our chefs will be churning out Kanga pies served…Find out more »
Sometimes Valentine's day is about more than true love, it's about true friendship. Join host Kaleb Robertson and relive the best of Rachel, Chandler, Joey, Phoebe, Monica, and Ross: brush up on all the ups and downs of Ross & Rachel's seasons-long romance; sort through the tangle of secret relationships, employment woes, and baby names; and, of course, revisit your favourite Marcel the Monkey moments. *Note: often these nights are for the die hard mega fans who rewatch and study…Find out more »
Delight your chocolate-loving valentine (or palentine) with a chocolate inspired prix fixe dining experience at the historic, art-infused Gladstone Hotel. For only $95/person (including tax, tip and 2 drink pairings!), our head chef Rudy Boquila, will be cooking up a unique chocolate inspired menu with 6 courses made from local, seasonal, farm-fresh ingredients. To purchase tickets click here. Come early and explore 4 floors of art, including our Love (Actually) Photography Exhibition on the third floor, as well as a…Find out more »
We rebirth The Alley experience presented by Omit Limitation to raise funds to Reinstall Blank Canvas Gallery. This one night event features over 15+ music performances, a special spoken word, "Dead Poet" edition in one of the various Hotel rooms and an exhibition from Oluseye known for his "Room Full Of Black Boys (2016)" exhibit. Featuring: Drew Howard TIKA M.I. Blue McCallaman Just John Maccie Ty Senoj Haviah Mighty Gene One Anzola Tremayne VEE Kaveh + Many More Come Early…Find out more »
Are you a Capulet? a Montague? Tybalt? Rosaline? Nurse? Be whoever or whatever you want to be at The Capulet Ball - just have a good time doing it.Find out more »
THE CULT TRADITION IS BACK......AGAIN!
Who is destined to dominate?
Which of these big shots will leave you breathless?
Food and an Art Show at the Gladstone Grow Op Exhibition and Food / Drink Event!Find out more »
Exhibition Hours: Wed Apr. 19, 7-9pm | Thurs Apr. 20, 11-10pm | Fri Apr. 21, 11-10pm | Sat Apr. 22, 10am-9pm | Sun Apr. 23, 10-5pm *Guests staying in the hotel receive complimentary admission! General Admission $10, Student Day $5 (with ID), Family (of 4) $25, Student Groups $25 (advanced booking only). Grow Op at the Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, celebrates its fifth year in April 2017 as an exhibition of art and design that cultivates ideas across a broad range…Find out more »
Just in time for Spring and Earth Day, the Gladstone Hotel presents Grow Op 2017, a four-day landscape art and design exhibition from April 19-23. Stop by the Gladstone Flea on Sunday from 10-4 pm to peruse goods from local, ethical, environmentally sustainable makers and then check out over 30 thought-provoking works that respond to environmental responsibility and sustainability, public spaces and landscape urbanism on the second floor! FREE | SUNDAY APRIL 23 @ 10AM – 4PM (Ballroom) The Gladstone…Find out more »
Thu, 4 May 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT Ever wanted to meet with the people behind Mule Design? Now is your chance - as Erika Hall, Larisa Berger and Mike Monteiro are in Toronto for a Q&A at Gladstone Hotel's Melody Bar. Doors open at 6.30pm on May 4th with the moderated Q&A session starting around 7pm. Come early to get the best spots! This event is perfect for designers of all trades and experience levels as you…Find out more »
1214 Queen St. West 416-531-4635, 7105 Fully Accessible: Yes Partially Accessible: No Access Limitations: Queen Street entrance is ramp-accessible. Other floors can be accessed by manually operated elevator. New Participant: No Parking Free: No Parking Paid: No Public Washroom: Yes Family-Friendly Activities: Yes LEED Certified: No Supports Programming Theme: Yes Website / Facebook / Twitter / Instagram / YouTube Days Open Saturday:12:00 am - 5:00 pm Last admittance: 5:00 Sunday:12:00 am - 5:00 pm Last admittance: 5:00 Architecture Building Construction: Built 1880-1889 Year: 1889 Original Architect: George…Find out more »
Signature Groove (2017 Toronto LGBT Film Festival Women’s Gala Party)
Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West (at Gladstone Avenue)
Saturday, May 27 | 9:30PM - 2:00AM | #InsideOut17
Have you been lusting over Archie's abs? Can't get Betty and Veronica's kiss out of your head? Thinking about those sexy Southside Serpents? or maybe the Pussycats are more your thang? Looking for a way to live your queer Riverdale Fantasy? Come to Riverdale High to kick off Pride Month at The Gladstone Hotel! Dust off your letterman jacket, grab your pom-poms, or throw on some leather. Red hair and costumes strongly encouraged! With a special Riverdale burlesque performance by…Find out more »
Nasty Women: ROBYN Edition
A celebration of electro females who give no f**ks.
Spotlighting the Swedish Queen of Electro: ROBYN
Opening Reception Thursday June 22nd, 2017, 7-10pm Join us for the Gladstone Hotel’s 8th Annual TSG exhibition; a group show celebrating new works by LGBTTI2QQ artists curated by Syrus Marcus Ware. TSG: Uprising considers the ways that we mount (small scale/daily and large-scale global) uprisings through collaborative change making across the globe to fight for our self determination as queer and trans people with multitude interlocking experiences of marginalization- thinking about migration, disability, sexuality, gender and race and their intersections.…Find out more »
The Gladstone is pleased to present the 2nd screening of 'It Take A Riot; Race. Rebellion, Reform', A documentary to mark the 25th anniversary of the Yonge Street Uprising. On May 4 1992 in Toronto, a march against anti-Black police violence turned into a riot. The march was organized by the Black Action Defense Committee, a civil rights group, police and criminal justice system watchdog founded by members of Toronto’s Black community. While media and politicians called it a riot,…Find out more »
Treading Water Comedy is back with an ALL STAR lineup of Toronto's best comedians!Find out more »
Please take note that the Gladstone cafe will be closed for the evening of Monday, August 21st for a staff party. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to see you soon!Find out more »
We're open for brunch on Monday because nobody puts baby in the kitchen on Labour Day! Brunch is on from 8:00am - 3:30pm, but if it's dinner you'll be needing we'll have that too! Check out our Chef in Residence program here with a retro Jamaican-inspired menu by Chef Susanne Barr.Find out more »