10/03/2015 01:36 EDT | Updated 10/03/2015 02:59 EDT

As You Celebrate The 10th Anniversary Of Nuit Blanche In 2015, Keep These Stages In Mind

It starts off so well.

As Nuit Blanche, the all-night arts and culture festival, celebrates its 10th year in Toronto on Oct. 3, 2015, we thought it was high time for a bit of a public service announcement.

After all, we've been attending the sprawling event throughout its decade of existence, so we've learned a thing of two about how the night tends to go down.

Between exhibits that take your breath away with their ingenuity to crowds that take your breath away with their numbers, Nuit Blanche brings out a whirlwind of emotions and moods.

For a great round-up of which places to visit tonight, take a look at BlogTO's list — and in the meantime, get yourself prepared for the stages of Nuit Blanche with this:

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