2018 Canada Day Celebrations - Mel Lastman Square,
Sunday, July 1, 2018,
Broadcast time: 06:10
Saturday, June 30, 2018
The Canada Day Celebrations - Mel Lastman Square, will take place on Sunday, July 1, 2018, from 5 p.m., to 11 p.m. The highlight of the event is a five-minute fireworks display scheduled to start at 10:30 p.m.
This is a family-oriented event and includes children's activities, entertainment, live musical performances, and food and beverage vendors. The expected attendance this year is approximately 25,000 people.
Road closures will start on Sunday, July 1, 2018, from 8 a.m. until midnight:
- Friday, June 28, 2018, from 8 a.m. to Monday, July 2, 2018 at 5 p.m., the southbound curb lane of Yonge Street will close
- Hillcrest Avenue will close from 8 a.m. to midnight on Sunday, July 1, 2018, from Yonge Street to Doris Avenue and will be available to local traffic only through Doris Avenue
- Yonge Street will close fully from 1 p.m. to midnight, on Sunday, July 1, 2018, from Park Home Avenue to North York Boulevard (southbound lanes), and Empress Avenue to Elmwood Avenue (northbound lanes)
TTC service adjustments:
TTC buses (Bus 97) will be on detour on Sunday, July 1, 2018, around the affected area.
Motorist can expect traffic delays in the area.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.
Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Raz Jokakelian, 32 Division