Celebrate the Day of the Dead by the Waterfront

Celebrate Mexican culture with Día de los Muertos—The Day of the Dead. The festival, which also has alternatives in other cultures, started as a way for families and friends to come together to remember and pray for their loved ones who have passed away. The Harbourfront Centre will host the event on November 5-6 and is free to attend. It features face painting to get into the spirit of the Day of the Dead, performances from Latin bands, puppet shows and altars of remembrance. The Day of … [Read more...]

World Records Broken at Waterfront Marathon

Last weekend’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon was a big and record-breaking one. One of the notable records broken was by Ed Whitlock, an 85-year-old from Milton, Ontario, who smashed the world record by running the race in 3 hours, 56 minutes and 38 seconds. The previous record in the 85-90 age category was at 4 hours, 34 minutes and 55 seconds. It was Whitlock’s first marathon in three years but even with chronic injury problems, the seasoned runner powered on to be the first man over … [Read more...]

WaterPark Place Going Green in a Big Way

Our very own RBC WaterPark Place was featured in a recent BlogTO post of the greenest buildings in the city. With Toronto constantly growing, there’s more and more need for sustainable design in new construction projects in the city. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system used around the world to signify the sustainability of buildings. They aim to transform the architecture and construction industries by pushing for the creation of high-performing, … [Read more...]

#ThirstyThursday Turkey Draw

Fall is is our favourite season here at the Rostie Group! Be sure to welcome this season of sweaters with a beer in hand at #ThirstyThursday on September 29th.  If you attend, there will be free, local, CRAFT beer compliments of Amsterdam Brewery as well as a Turkey raffle. Socialise, network and unwind with our WaterPark Place work community and enter a draw to win a free turkey. … [Read more...]

#ThirstyThursday – Welcoming Fall

Fall colours will be hitting Toronto soon, and you know what that means! Crisp air, football, pumpkins, Halloween costumes, mouth-watering Thanksgiving dinners, a ridiculous amount of leaf raking and refreshing beer to top the week off! The Rostie Group Waterfront Work Community would like to invite you to attend our "Welcoming Fall -Thirsty Thursday" event featuring beer from the Amsterdam Brewery in our new and improved Sales Hub! Thirsty Thursday is totally FREE and you will get a … [Read more...]

Watch the World Cup of Hockey at WaterPark Place!

In partnership with NHLPA, WaterPark Place and Oxford Proprerties are excited to bring to you the World Cup of Hockey games at WaterPark Place. Please join us in the Atrium of the 10/20 Bay lobby to cheer on your favourite teams. They will be showing all afternoon games starting today as well as replays and highlights from evening games. See full schedule below. Be sure to join us this week, starting today until Thursday for the 3PM games for great giveaways, compliments of NHLPA. On … [Read more...]

Hockey Season Is Here

Toronto Gears Up for the World’s Best to Take to the Ice! After 12 years of anticipation, The World Cup of Hockey is back.  This long awaited tournament will kick off tomorrow, Sept. 17th   when Team USA faces off with Team Europe at 3:30pm, followed by Canada and the Czech Republic at 8:00pm on SportsNet and CBC. There is a lot buzz around the hockey world, especially for Team North America’s young stars.  The squad full of potential breakout players and the future of the NHL consists of … [Read more...]

The Scoop is out for September

September means it's time to go back to school.  The Rostie Group is very proud to celebrate their 15th year with Concordia University's Goodman Institute.   Thank you so much for being a part of our work community! The scoop is out for September and there is no sign of the city slowing down after such a fun summer.  Make sure to check out some of the awesome events happening on Toronto’s Waterfront. With events such as Canada's International Air Show, Toronto International Film Festival … [Read more...]