The TTC is the better way to travel this Canada Day long weekend
June 28, 2012
This Canada Day, use the TTC to attend celebrations taking place across the city and GTA:
- Pride Parade: Starts at 2 p.m., July 1, and runs from Church and Bloor Sts., south to Gerrard St. Take the Yonge subway and exit at Bloor, Wellesley or College Stations.
- Ashbridge’s Bay Fireworks Display: Starts at 9:45 p.m. Take the 22A Coxwell, 92 Woodbine South or 501 Queen.
- Canada Day at Mel Lastman Square: Festivities start at 5 p.m., fireworks at 10:15 p.m. Exit at North York Centre Station, or take the 97 Yonge.
- East York Canada Day Parade/Festival: Starts at 9:30 a.m. Take the 87 Cosburn or 91 Woodbine.
- Milliken Park Fireworks: Starts at dusk. Take the 53 Steeles East or 129 McCowan North.
- Scarborough Canada Day Parade: Starts at 4 p.m. Exit at Scarborough Centre Station, or take the 95 York Mills.
- Queen’s Park Canada Day Festivities: Starts at 12 p.m. Exit at Queen’s Park Station, or take the 5 Avenue Rd, 94 Wellesley or 506 Carlton.
- Town of Markham Canada Day Parade: Parade at 4 p.m., fireworks at 10:30 p.m. Take the 129A McCowan North.
Free commuter parking on weekends and holidays is available at 14 subway stations right across the system. Park your car and ride the subway. For service information and a commuter lot listing call 416-393-INFO (4636) or visit ttc.ca.
Customer can also make travel easier by using a TTC Family/Group Pass. For just $10.50, a group of up to six people, maximum two adults over 19, enjoy unlimited one day travel.
On Sunday July 1, the TTC will operate on a normal Sunday schedule. On Monday, July 2, all TTC routes will operate on their Saturday service schedules, starting at about 6 a.m.
Happy 145th birthday, Canada!
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