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What's open and closed in Toronto over the long weekend

Ainsley Smith Aug 01, 2018 11:05 am 2,304

On Monday, August 6, Torontonians will be celebrating the civic holiday, which is also known as Simcoe Day in Toronto.

Per usual, government offices including Canada Post offices and City Hall will be closed along with banks and libraries.

See what else is open and closed this long weekend in Toronto.


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On Monday, the TTC will operate on its holiday service schedule. This means all TTC routes will operate on their Sunday service schedules but will start earlier, at approximately 6 am. Any routes that do not normally operate on Sundays, will not operate on the holiday.


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LCBO & Beer Stores

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All LCBO stores across Ontario will be open on Simcoe Day with many stores opening at noon. Most Beer Stores will be open on August 6 and will observe 11 am to 6 pm hours.


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Grocery Stores

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Most grocery stores will be open citywide, though many will operate on holiday hours. Make sure to call your local grocer ahead of time and double check their schedule.

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Ainsley Smith
Ainsley is a Staff Writer at Daily Hive. She's a former Vancouverite turned Torontonian who is passionate about avocado toast, aesthetics, and avocado toast aesthetics. Story idea? E-mail her at [email protected]

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