Jay Watts

Jay Watts A small town boy with big city dreams, interactive project manager Jay Watts has been a supporter of weekends generally and travel specifically ever since he began traveling some time in the neon-tinged decade of the 1980s. He forcefully advocates for the longer weekend. As the editor of the mp3 blog Goldkicks (circa 2003), a part-time DJ, a FACTOR jurist, and the co-host of the arts & culture magazine podcast Square Quotes, Jay brings a rich and storied knowledge of arts and culture. Watts has lived in northern British Columbia, Victoria, Vancouver, Montreal, and currently lives in Toronto, but don't hold that against him.

Toronto ComiCon 2013 Photo Gallery

on March 11, 2013

Toronto ComiCon 2013 took place this weekend at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and Weekendtrips was on hand to capture the costumes and fun. Photographs by the immensely talented @markacadiz (Follow him on Twitter!)

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Beloved basketball team the Harlem Globetrotters were in Toronto this past weekend – showcasing their world-class ball-handling skills, great sense of humour and dance moves for an audience of appreciative fans at the Rogers Center. Weekendtrips was there and snapped…

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Douglas Coupland Interview: IDS2013

on January 26, 2013

Weekendtrips made the lengthy, arduous trek from our downtown Toronto office to the spacious confines of the convention centre to check out what was up with the Interior Design Show. We spoke to author, artist and now furniture designer Douglas…

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If one is to believe the pronouncements of the music press, 2012 was the year of EDM (electronic dance music). A more nebulous term hasn’t been used since the catch-all term “electronica” used in the 90s marked anything from house…

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