120 Diner (120 Church Street, just south of Richmond)
Blair will play a 35-minute opening set of songs old and new with his trio, Good Bones, featuring Topher Stott on all manner of percussion, and Jim Nielsen, on upright acoustic bass.
Gallery 345 (345 Sorauren Avenue #3, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2G5)
Along with Suzie Vinnick, Julian Taylor, Keith McKie, and curator Rosanne Baker Thornley, Blair will perform the song he wrote for the Acoustic Guitar Project's Toronto chapter, plus a bunch more.
Temerty Theatre, Royal Conservatory of Music, 273 Bloor Street West, Toronto.
Bluebird North is a songwriters-in-a-row-trading-songs-and-stories event that has been showcasing Canadian songwriters since 1995. The January 28 edition features Skye Sweetnam & Matt Drake, Nefe, and Jessica Mitchell, along with host Blair Packham.
Various locations in Toronto's Broadview and Danforth district.
An indoor, wintertime folk festival! See http://www.winterfolk.com/ for more details
Jersey Giant, 71 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E 1T9
Mill Street asks you to join us for Earth Hour, Saturday Night March 25th. At 8:30 pm Mill Street Brewery will host “Lights Out with Mill Street” – candle lit parties that join the community in a symbolic environmental effort. Catch live acoustic performances over candle light by bands from Indie Week!
Sat06May20177:30pmRoyal Conservatory of Music, 273 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ONCanadian songwriters DALA, Washboard Hank, and Ivana Santilli come together with host Blair Packham to perform their music and tell us about the inspiration, the songwriting process, and the stories behind the songs.
Doors 7:30, show at 8 pm. Tickets from rcmusic.ca.
The Pilot, 22 Cumberland Street, Toronto
7 pm doors, 7:30 pm music, with special guests The Jitters.
Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2, Canada
Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday at Canada Days at Nathan Phillips Square!
From June 30 to July 3, Canada Days at Nathan Phillips Square will bring Canada's rich cultural fabric to life through an incredible mix of music, dance, circus, and street arts. Blair Packham will host the Canada 150 Stage's opening night on June 30th.
The dynamic music program features two stages showcasing current urban, indie, roots, pop and world music by emerging and established artists from across the city, all regions of the country, and around the world – reflecting Toronto's kaleidoscopic character, cultural diversity and creative energy.
A hospitality area offering food and beverage will be available for the public throughout the day. A nightly fireworks show will end the evening at 10:55 pm.
Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, ON L6K 3A6, CanadaA full evening of music with fellow songwriter Patrick Ballantyne.