- 10:00 pm - 2:00 am | Saturday February 18, 2023
- Evangeline | Ace Hotel Toronto
- 51 Camden St
The illustrious Afrique Like Me Collective consists of a trifecta of music-minded savants seeking and releasing inner friques across the city. What began in 2019 as an intimate after-hours west-end party — led by Razaq El Toro, Martinses and Sonic Griot — celebrating art and electronic, dance and alternative music across Africa and the diaspora has grown into an underground custom popping up in unconventional spaces.
Every Saturday the collective heads up to Evangeline for Ace Afrique, delivering their African electronic dance music-fueled symposium of self-expression.
Other events happening on Feb 18, 2023
Luck Comes Before Love – Sarah Nsikak in The Gallery at Gallery
Drawing from African proverbs and idioms, Nsikak borrows romance folkloric imagery from the many cultures she calls home. Using her material of choice, recycled fiber, her installation is a sensory experience, a quiet invitation which urges loud questions – chief amongst them: How can black women reclaim a softness they have been refused? About: Sarah Nsikak is a Nigerian-American artist and designer living the Hudson Valley of New York and working out of her Brooklyn studio. She is the…
Afternoon Tea @ PIOPIKO at PIOPIKO
Upcoming events at Ace Hotel Toronto
Shades at Evangeline
SHADES will focus on various sounds that pay homage to and push forward the underground dance culture coming from the likes of Chicago, Detroit, New York and beyond. Expect to hear classics and forward thinking House, Techno, Disco, and Club weaved together to keep your whole body grooving. RSVPs do not guarantee entry, it’s first come first served.
Cold Pod Cinema Club Presents Vampire Kiss at Interspace
Cold Pod, Broey Deschanel, and Lucent have teamed up with Ace Hotel Toronto to present a Valentine’s screening of the Nic Cage classic, “Vampire’s Kiss”. Cinephiles and casual movie goers welcome – as well as anyone who will now say they finally know where that meme came from (iykyk). Screening takes place in Ace Hotel’s beautiful Interspace room, located on the lower floor. The movie commences at 7pm, drinks will be available for purchase, and you can stick around for some…