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NOW ed­i­tors pick a trio of can’t-miss events

NOW Magazine - - DAILY EVENTS -

1 BI­CY­CLE MU­SIC FEST ROLLS INTO HUM­BER BAY

The Tune Your Ride Col­lec­tive and Cy­cle Toronto present the ninth an­nual Toronto Bi­cy­cle Mu­sic Fes­ti­val at Hum­ber Bay Park on Sun­day (Septem­ber 9). A water­front trail ride from the Bent­way’s Stra­chan Gate to Hum­ber Bay Park with mo­bile DJ Denise Ben­son kicks off the event at noon and the con­cert in the park goes from 2 to 6 pm. Bring your bike, a pic­nic blan­ket, snacks and warm clothes. Free. 2225 Lake Shore West. RSVP for the ride at toron­to­bi­cy­clemu­sicfes­ti­val.com.

2 IS THE FU­TURE FEMALE?

In the first six months of 2018, at least 78 women were killed in acts of vi­o­lence in Canada. On Sun­day (Septem­ber 9), a panel at the Royal On­tario Mu­seum fea­tur­ing gen­der equal­ity ac­tivists Far­rah Khan, Rachel Giese and others ex­plores how to keep the mo­men­tum of #MeToo and #It­sNev­erOkay go­ing. Free (RSVP re­quired, mu­seum ad­mis­sion not in­cluded). 2 pm. 100 Queen’s Park Cir­cle. RSVP at 416586-5797 or pro­grams@rom.on.ca.

3 TAKE TO THE MIC FOR A GOOD CAUSE

If you’ve al­ways wanted to sing, crack a cou­ple of jokes or read from your work in pub­lic, take to the open mic at the Gaslight and raise funds for Art4Brains. Xe­nia Vakova and others per­form as well. Sun­day (Septem­ber 9) at 8 pm. Pwyc. 1426 Bloor West. face­book.com/ events/1833806330028930.

A water­front trail ride from the Bent­way kicks off the pedal-pow­ered Toronto Bi­cy­cle Mu­sic Fes­ti­val Sun­day (Septem­ber 9).

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