On Friday the 2011 Opening Night Gala was held at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto for the Queen West Art Fair. The gala allowed art patrons to enjoy cocktails while exploring the hotel's art exhibition.
Tuesday night a panel discussion called "Bridging Queer International Human Rights at Home and Around the World" was held at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto. Speakers included Arsham Parsi, Marilyn Byers, Kim Vance and Kenji Tokawa.
Built in 1889 the Gladstone Hotel in the west end of Toronto had a reputation of being a bit unsavory at by 2000. Now it is a hot spot worthy of Hollywood stars and the like. How did it happen? It was just a vision in 2001 over beers.