Prosthetic Reality House of VR’s first art exhibit features augmented reality work by 30 artsts, animators and sound designers. $15. houseofvr.com/ prostheticreality. To August 15. Hart House Craft Beer Festival You can never have too many beer fests in the summer. This one at Hart House has all-you-can-eat barbecue. 7-11 pm. $45, stu $40. harthouse.ca
The Dark Tower Stephen King’s most ambitious work – the seven-volume fantasy adventure series – hits the big screen. Opening day.
Veld Music Festival Future, Major Lazer, Migos and Zedd headline giant music fest at Downsview Park. To August 6. $99.50-$209.50. ticketmaster.ca.
Survival Of The Dead The Royal Cinema remembers the late George A. Romero with a screening of his final film, with cast and crew in attendance. $12-$14. 8 pm (tribute reel at 7 pm). 416466-4400.
OVO Fest Drake’s annual hip-hop fest is back where it belongs. With PartyNextDoor, dvsn, Majid Jordan, Roy Woods. Budweiser Stage. 7 pm. $65$225. ticketmaster.ca.
Native North America Gathering Landmark gathering of Indigenous musicians featured on Grammy-nominated comp. See cover story page 24. Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre. Doors 7 pm. $37.50. ticketfly.com.
Bicycle Thieves The Under the Stars series of free outdoor films screens the neorealist classic at Regent Park. 9 pm. regentparkfilmfestival.com.
Yonge Street Architecture Heritage Toronto walk highlights landmarks on city’s main drag. Starts at YMCA (20 Grosvenor). 6:30 pm. Free/pwyc. heritagetoronto.org
Wavelength Camp Cruise Warm up for Camp Wavelength with a boat ride featuring Cadence Weapon, Greys, TiKA and Vallens. River Gambler. 8 pm. $3-$10. redbullsoundselect.com.
Feast Of St. Clare Food (lots of it), vendors, Elvis impersonators, kids’ activities and fireworks. 11 am-9 pm. Free. St. Clare’s Church. 1118 St. Clair W. 416-505-6926.
Earth, Wind & Fire, Chic with Nile Rodgers Nile Rodgers’s signature disco guitar riffs are always a good time. Air Canada Centre. Doors 7 pm. $39.50-$15. ticketmaster.ca.
ALTdot Comedy Lounge Jackie Pirico, Michelle Shaughnessy, MC DeAnne Smith and others get laughs at the Rivoli’s night of alternative comedy. 9 pm. $8-$10. 416-596-1908.
Kitchen Conversations ROM showcases regional cuisines with tastings music and access to 150 exhibits. 7 pm. $65. rom.on.ca
Taste of Regent Park Live Market, entertainment and community catered meal followed by free movie in Regent Park. 5 pm. Free. 416-363-4234