Adult Programs


ROM Friday Night Live, presented by Ford. Every Friday May 2 - June 27.  Expect the Unexpected.  Dance, Drink and Explore.

It's BACK! ROM Friday Night Live returns with a BANG!
We've got the best Eats, Beats, and Bigger, Bolder Experiences.

June 27: ROM Proud

FNL and  WorldPride 2014 present an evening of celebration in honour of WorldPride 2014

Reminder: All backpacks and large bags must be checked at coat check.

Skip the line and guarantee your entry to ROM Proud. Start your night at Friday Night Jazz at the ROM in celebration of WorldPride. See and be seen as you enjoy iconic jazz vocalists, cocktails and canapés before joining the #FNLROM party.

For Friday June 27, early-bird tickets have flown, but lots of tickets will be sold at the door starting at 7 pm on the night. Arrive early - space is limited!


Tickets*- Want'em? Get'em!

  • ROM Members, you get free guaranteed entry before 8 pm - see below for details.
  • Please bring your photo ID as proof of age.

Join the conversation: #FNLROM @ROMtoronto

FNL 2014 sponsors

* FNL is a specially ticketed event for adults 19+. ROM general admission tickets are not valid for FNL.

In order to be valid, identification must:
-have been issued by a government
- be current (expired ID is not valid)
- include the person's photograph; and
- include the person's date of birth.

June 27: ROM Proud

FNL and  WorldPride 2014 present an evening of celebration in honour of WorldPride 2014



Level 1, Mainstage
House DJ: Deko-Ze: (Jungle Funk Recordings, MiXX iT uP, a leading force in the Canadian club scene, music columnist, has been cited as one of Toronto’s best DJs by NOW, Fab, and Xtra, label owner and has releases on over 30 international labels.
Starving Yet Full (of Azari and Ill)
FNL House Djs curated by ElectriCITY Events
Level 2, Bronfman Hall
Amy Hef: Emerging pop artist. See this recording artist, style-maker and straight-talking songwriter conquer the international music scene. Amy’s songs are bold, full of swagger, and have hooked the
attention of fans, producers and music industry big fish alike.
Feature DJ: Sammy Royales (co-creator of queer hip hop parties-YES YES Y’ALL)
FNL House Djs curated by ElectriCITY Events
Level 2, Teck Suite of Galleries: Earth’s Treasures
UofT Jazz Music Program: House Jazz 'rocks' the room in our gems gallery - pun intended.
Level 4, RBC Glass Room
Don Brownrigg: brings his charms to the live stage with a rich voice, filled with experience and wisdom, and captivates audiences with 
storytelling and soulful serenades. WorldPride 2014 featured artist.


Level 1, Canada Court

Ford Lounge: Check out the Ford Lounge to experience innovative technology, creativity and culture. 7-11 pm

Level 1, Rotunda

NOW Lounge: Snap a selfie in the NOW Lounge. #FNLROM and see it stream on the FNL Photo Wall. 7-11 pm


In Conversation: Engage with ROM experts in some of your favourite galleries.
Out of the Cupboards: Objects brought OUT of the cupboards for this night only!
AFCY Emerging Artists: Showcasing artistic practice and making lasting connections to the contemporary arts community.
Meet the ScopifyTM Guy: The ROM superhero who can Scopify objects at the touch of an ipad. Learn how from the man in tights.


C5 Lounge
Friday Night Jazz
Iconic jazz vocalists, cocktails and canapés
See and be seen at ROM’s sophisticated c5 Lounge cocktail party
Then join the incredible FNL Finale event celebrating WorldPride 2014.
Separately Ticketed Event



City Gourmet: Conscious cooking. Market-driven cuisine using local produce, supporting our local farmers.
Curbside Bliss: Curbside Bliss is Canada's 1st mobile gourmet bakery. We cruise around the GTA bringing supreme BLISS to those wanting a sweet fix!
Gourmet Gringos: Toronto’s first authentic Latin Food Truck and Pop-up.
HotBunzz Street Cuizine: Flavour adventures inspired by international cuisine and stuffed inside a bun!
Liko’s Hawaiian BBQ: We bring da islandz to you!
Little Tomato: Outstanding service, exciting edibles & a genuine passion for food!
JK Frites: Kennedy Brothers pushing local hand pressed french fries and sauces.
M.e.n.u Food: Traveling the world to discover food and bring it home to you!
Randy’s Roti: Toronto's first Caribbean Food Truck!
Saucy Pierogi: Traditional pierogies with a saucy twist!
Tita Flips: Showcasing Filipino cuisine at an elevated level.


Use ROMBucks to buy great food and drink from local providers - the finishing touch to the Friday festivities

Here's how to score your sumptuous snacks and dashing drinks:

  • You pay the vendors with ROMBucks, not with cash.
  • Before FNL, you can pre-purchase ROMBucks from the Admissions Desk from 10 am to 4 pm daily - the fastest way to nab your noms.
  • At FNL, you can buy ROMBucks at dedicated stations.
  • ROMBucks cost $6 each. (We can't refund unused ROMBucks, but they're good for the whole season.)

(May we at the ROM just add: calories schmalories. Life is short and food is good. If you eat it up, dance it off! Then come back 3 weeks later and do it again.)

SAY CHEESE! By entering the ROM Friday Night Live premises you consent to having your image recorded for promotional use.

 If you're a ROM Member, get free guaranteed entry to FNL for yourself and guests before 8 pm: Join the ticket holders' line and staff will print tickets for you at the Members Desk. Or, reserve and print early-bird online tickets at home. (Later entrance is based on capacity - but hey, we've got plenty of room!) You may bring as many guests as your membership level is entitled to. 

ROM Members who are part of the ROM's Young Patrons Circle (YPC) have free access to all FNL events for up to four adults (including cardholders) per YPC membership.

Stake your place in the fun at any upcoming FNL. Don't forget to bring your Membership card! 

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  • Friday, June 27, 2014
    7:00 pm



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