It’s another busy weekend in Toronto!
Not only are there Pride events happening throughout the city, there’s also arts and music festivals on the agenda.
With all this action comes with plenty of road closures, so make sure to plan ahead.
The Community Street Festival takes place Friday, June 22 to Monday, June 25 and will fully close down Church Street from Dundas Street East to Bloor Street East from 10 am on Friday to 6 am on Monday.
Cumberland Street from Bellair Street to Old York Lane will be closed from Friday, June 22 at 4 pm to Sunday, June 24 at 11:59 pm. Yorkville Avenue from Bellair Street to Hazelton Avenue will be closed from Friday, June 22 at 12:01 am. to Sunday, June 24 at 6 am.
Taking place on Friday, June 22, the Trans Pride March will start at the intersection of Church and Hayden Streets, proceeding north to Bloor Street East, then proceeding west on Bloor Street East, south on Yonge Street and east on Carlton Street to Allan Gardens. Roads along the route will be closed from 7 pm to 9:30 pm.
On Saturday, June 23, Wellesley Street East between Jarvis Street and Queen’s Park Crescent East, and Queen’s Park Crescent West between College Street and Bloor Street West, will be closed from 8:30 am to noon for the run.
Dundas Street West will be closed from High Park Avenue to Indian Grove (Keele Street will remain open) from Saturday, June 23 at 4 am to Sunday, June 24 at 7 am for the Junction’s Summer Solstice festival.
The Dyke March takes place on Saturday, June 23 and will start at the intersection of Church and Hayden Streets, proceeding north to Bloor Street East, then proceeding west on Bloor Street East, south on Yonge Street and east on Carlton Street to Allan Gardens. Roads affected will be closed from noon to 6 pm.
Bremner Boulevard from York Street to the Air Canada Centre will be closed from Saturday, June 23 to Wednesday, June 27 from 8 am to 8 pm daily.
Eglinton Avenue West from Ronald Avenue to Dufferin Street will be closed from Saturday, June 23 at 2 am to Monday, June 25 at 5 am.
The 38th annual Toronto Pride Parade takes place Sunday, June 24, and Rosedale Valley Road from Park Road to Bayview Avenue will be closed from 8 am to 7 pm.
The parade will start at Church Street and Bloor Street East, proceed west on Bloor Street East, south on Yonge Street and east on Dundas Street East to Victoria Street.
A number of roads in the area will be closed for periods between noon and 7 pm, with the parade itself taking place from 2 pm to 7 pm.
The southbound curb lane of Victoria Street will be closed from Shuter Street to Queen Street East from Sunday, June 24 at 10 am to Monday, June 25 at 10 am.
Parts of Kensington Avenue, Augusta Avenue and Baldwin Street will be closed on Sunday, June 24 from noon to 10:30 pm for Pedestrian Sundays.
The Carlton Street westbound curb lane from Church Street to the underground garage entrance at Mattamy Centre will be closed on Monday, June 25 from 5 pm to 11:30 pm.