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Annual Yuletide Brunch & Riverdale Farm Christmas Family Event!


CALL the Pear Tree Restaurant directly by MONDAY NOVEMBER 25th to make your reservation. (416) 962-8190. Date:  Sunday December 1st, 2013.  Brunch: 11:30 a.m. at the  PEAR TREE RESTAURANT, 507 Parliament Street. Riverdale Park & Yuletide Stories: 1:30 p.m. at the  RIVERDALE FARM, 201 Winchester Street, south side of the house. (Closest major intersection to the farm: Carlton and Parliament). The Riverdale Farm is a FREE […]

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Iceland Airwaves at The Horseshoe Tavern’s Nu Music Nite


After a one year hiatus, ICCT president Karen Helena and Iceland Airwaves director Grímur Atlason are working in conjunction with Toronto indie promoters Audio Blood Inc, Indie 88 and Dave Bookman’s Nu Music night to give you another awesome taste of what the music festival in Iceland is all about!

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Pssst..remember the Iceland Airwaves Toronto Showcase? It’s coming back!


Check out these awesome videos taken at the 2010 and 2011 showcases. Lay Low, Retro Stefson (2010) and For a Minor Reflection, Of Monsters and Men (2011)   Click our event listing for announcement details of the Iceland Airwaves showcase 2013!

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Óðinn Brought Us Good Weather for Independence Day


June 17th marks the anniversary of Iceland’s independence from Denmark. The ICCT celebrated on Sunday in Dufferin Grove Park with sunshine, food, games, family and music with special guest Svavar Knútur.

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Annual Yuletide Brunch and Visit from Grýla – Children Event


We are looking forward to enjoying a festive brunch with you and other friends and family at the PEAR TREE RESTAURANT. Following brunch, we will go to RIVERDALE FARM to meet Grýla, in all her dishevelled glory, fresh from her mountain cave in Iceland. Get to know Grýla as she leads us on a walk around the farm, […]

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Ezine for Teens Launched with ICCT Scholarship Recipient David Snow on the Lead Team


David Jackson Snow, recipient of an ICCT Scholarship in 2012 is making his mark in a new degree program at OCAD University. Called Digital Futures, the program integrates Design, Technology, Art and Innovation, and is leading the pack in multi-disciplinary programs responsive to changing ways that we live and work. One of less than 30 […]

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