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What's On: Nuit Blanche celebrates 10 years and more...

The late night art party is back. Nuit Blanche celebrates 10 years of bringing Torontonians to the streets to celebrate culture. And it's just one of many events in the city this weekend:


Nuit Blanche
Oct 3 (Sunset to sunrise)
Various Locations

Wander the streets of Toronto, checking out art that you may fine high-brow or low-brow, depending on your artistic sensibilities. At the ROM, the third and final Game Jam spills over into the Nuit Blanche celebrations as gamers spend the night at the museum to design games based on the collections. Meanwhile, outside Gardiner Museum, a barn owl made of more than 50,000 pieces will be in suspended animation. And for those of you who always dreamed about scrubbing into an ER, you can come close at Sunnybrook Holland Orthopaedic & Arthritic Centre.

For more information, check out the Nuit Blanche website.


Whose Live Anyway
Oct 4
Living Arts Centre (Mississauga)

Cast members of the improvised game show Whose Line Is It Anyway are taking the show on the road. Cast mates Greg Proops, Ryan Stiles and Jeff Davis are joined by Joel Murray (Mad Men, Dharma and Greg) for some hilarity on stage.

For more information, check out the Living Arts Centre website.


Toronto Indie Doc Fest
Oct 3 to Oct 4
Revue Cinema, Black Cat Gallery

From a cantankerous comic book shop owner in Queens, NY, to a professional Canadian female wrestler, this "affordable film festival, geared towards independent filmmakers" gives us a window into other people's lives.

For more information on the line-up, check out the Toronto Indie Doc Fest website.


World Poutine Eating Contest
Oct 3
Yonge Dundas Square

They are calling it an epic gravy battle. An amateur face-off takes place at 2 PM, the professionals get to it at 3 PM. And from 10 AM to 4 PM, there will be free poutine.

For more information, check out the Smoke's Poutinerie website.


In Concert: Taylor Swift
Oct 2 and Oct 3
Rogers Centre

Taylor Swift's concerts are sold out. There is much conversation about the Swift Curse --whether it will affect the Blue Jays and the amazing show they have been putting on.

All of that comes together in this parody song by Toronto's Adam Jesin. #comeTOgether indeed.

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