Albano @ Casino Rama! Sunday October 5, 2014

July 11th, 2014

albanoAlbano, who has voiced so many Italian hits like “Nel Sole,” “Felicita’,” and “La Siepe,” joins us at Casino Rama on Sunday October 5 for a much anticipated live performance!

With an extensive repertoire of albums (since 1966 to today), Albano has starred in an array of films (Nel Sole, L’oro del Mondo, Una Vita Emozionale), is a published author, and has even ventured into winemaking.

Click here to purchase tickets!


IC Savings presents CHIN Radio’s Dance Taranta!

July 7th, 2014

IC Savings and CHIN Radio are proud to present a truly authentic Italian festival – Dance Taranta “The Women of Taranta!”

Excited to be a part of both the Mississauga Italfest and Rotary Club of Woodbridge Ribfest, three Taranta groups from southern Italy will perform – Orchestra del Sud, Pietra Montecorovino, and Muse del Mediterraneo.







Two shows with these incredible groups from Calabria, Puglia, and Campania:

Saturday August 9 – Mississauga Italfest (Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Dr.)

Sunday August 10 – Rotary Club of Woodbridge Ribfest (Woodbridge Fairgrounds)

Join us!

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Italian Contemporary Film Festival, Toronto, June 12-20, 2014!

June 12th, 2014

ICFF coverThe only Italian Film Festival in Canada returns to Toronto Thursday June 12 until Friday June 20 – the Italian Contemporary Film Festival!

The ICFF, now in it’s third year, is a showcase of contemporary cinema of  Italian origin from all over the world.

Visit for a complete film schedule and list of special guests – like Carlo Verdone and Vittoria Puccini!

Castello Italia @ Casa Loma! June 1, 2014

May 26th, 2014

CL004_Castello_Italia_Logo_FinalExperience la dolce vita in the heart of downtown Toronto with CASTELLO ITALIA, June 1, 2014 at the historic Casa Loma!
Celebrate Italian Heritage Month with the best in Italian culture, food, wine, automobiles and entertainment.

Tickets are $35, and include a tour of Casa Loma.

Click here to purchase tickets, or call 416-923-1171

Download the latest CASTELLO ITALIA press release here.

Mother’s Day Programs on CHIN!

May 6th, 2014

The CHIN Radio Mother’s Day programming is brought to you by these sponsors.

Riviera Parque

Baresa Kitchens

Emilian Jewellery

Maia & Associates

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April 24th, 2014



Tell us which four teams you think will be left standing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-finals! Visit any of our participating sponsor locations listed below, any of our remote broadcasts, or become a CHIN Passport Member online to complete and submit your ballot for your chance to win an AVANTE MAZDA 2014 MAZDA 3 (lease for one year).


Download the latest media release here!

Click here for Contest Rules and Regulations.


Sponsor locations with ballot boxes:

Centro Square Condos – 7777 Weston Rd., Vaughan

Arrow 2000 – 960 Edgely Blvd., Concord

Orchard Point Harbour – 80 Orchard Point Rd., Orillia

Home & Design Expo – 155 Consumers Rd., North York

San Antonio Fish Market – 130 Creditview Rd., Woodbridge

Baresa Kitchens – 80 Carlauren Rd., Woodbridge

Steeles Paint – 4190 Steeles Ave. W., Woodbridge

Tons of Tile – 8400 Jane St., Thornhill

Vaughan Mills – 1 Bass Pro Mills Dr., Vaughan

Emilian Jewellery – 1070 Wilson Ave., North York

Avante Mazda – 10414 Yonge St., Richmond Hill

Serpa BMW – 87 Mulock Dr., Newmarket

Easter Day Programs on CHIN!

April 15th, 2014

The CHIN Radio Easter Day programming is brought to you by these sponsors.

Baresa Kitchens

Emilian Jewellery

Riviera Parque

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Maia & Associates



Rita Pavone @ Casino Rama! Sunday June 22, 2014

March 14th, 2014

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Rita Pavone, a Torino native, began her 30+ year long career in 1962 when she won the Festa degli Sconosciuti. She released her first album in 1963, which included hits that topped charts  in Italy, Brasil, and Germany.

Rita has experienced success with a number of classics like “Che m’importa del mondo,” “Gira Gira,” and “Questo nostro amore.”

Don’t miss her live at Casino Rama on Sunday June 22 at 5pm. Click here to purchase your tickets!

Sanremo 2014 Festival broadcast LIVE on CHIN Radio! February 18-22, 2014

February 14th, 2014

sanremo2014Internationally renowned music festival, Sanremo Festival Della Canzone Italiana, begins Tuesday February 18 and runs until the finale on Saturday February 22, with hosts Fabio Fazio and Luciana Littizzetto.

Now in its 64th year, has hosted hundreds of acclaimed artists and provided a international platform for new and upcoming talent. Special guests to this year’s festival include Cat Stevens, Renzo Arbore, Ligabue, Claudio Baglioni, and many more!

CHIN Radio is proud to bring you the Festival LIVE from February 18-22, from 3-6pm on FM 100.7, or you can stream the Festival from our Listen Live section.

The 2014 Sanremo live broadcast is sponsored by Baresa Kitchens, offering you the ideal kitchen you have always desired. Serving all of southern Ontario.




AND STAY TUNED – The Baresa Kitchens Sanremissimo on CHIN Radio begins February 24! Enjoy special segments dedicated to the 2013 Sanremo Festival.  Artist interviews, commentary, and clips from Sanremo 2014!


Vaughan Film Festival returns April 2-4, 2014

February 13th, 2014

VFF-logoAfter a phenomenally successful 2013 event, the Vaughan Film Festival returns this spring showcasing rising international filmmakers.  This year’s festival takes place Wednesday April 2 to Friday April 4, with screenings at the Colossus Vaughan Cinemas and awards ceremony at Riviera Parque Banquet and Convention Centre.

The star-studded events includes returning host Rick Campanelli (ET Canada) and Fatima Ptacek  (Curfew, Dora the Explorer).

For film screenings and ticket information, visit the Vaughan Fim Festival website.

CHIN is a proud supporter of the Vaughan Film Festival.