While Monday, September 2, is a holiday, a number of attractions and businesses will be open throughout the city on Labour Day.
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.
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.
- Movie theatres: Check your local listings for showtimes
- The Ontario Science Centre (770 Don Mills Road): 10 am to 5 pm
- Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada (288 Bremner Boulevard): 9 am to 11 pm
- The Royal Ontario Museum (100 Queen’s Park, Toronto): 10 am to 5:30 pm
- Canada’s Wonderland (1 Canada’s Wonderland Drive Vaughan): 10 am to 10 pm
- Toronto Zoo (2000 Meadowvale Road, Toronto): 9 am to 7 pm
- CN Tower (301 Front Street West): 8:30 am to 11 pm
- Art Gallery of Ontario (317 Dundas Street West): 10:30 am to 4 pm
- Hockey Hall of Fame (30 Yonge Street): 9:30 am to 6 pm
- Aga Khan Museum (77 Wynford Drive): 10 am to 6 pm
- Gardiner Museum (111 Queens Park): 10 am to 5 pm
- Canadian National Exhibition (210 Princes’ Blvd.): 10 am to 9 pm
- The Bentway (250 Fort York Blvd.): 10 am to 5 pm
- Museum of Illusions(132 Front Street East): 10 am to 8 pm
- Stackt Market (28 Bathurst Street): 10 am to 7 pm
- The Pacific Mall (4300 Steeles Avenue East, Markham): 11 am to 8 pm
- CF Eaton Centre (220 Yonge Street): 11 am to 7 pm
- Square One (100 City Centre Drive, Mississauga): 11 am to 6 pm
- Toronto Premium Outlets (13850 Steeles Avenue West, Halton Hills): 9:30 am to 7 pm
- Bramalea City Centre (25 Peel Centre Drive, Brampton): 11 am to 6 pm
- Vaughan Mills (1 Bass Pro Mills Drive): 10 am to 7 pm
- CF Markville (5000 Hwy 7): 11 am to 6 pm
- Hillcrest Mall (9350 Yonge Street): 11 am to 6 pm
Many 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.
Here’s what grocery stores are confirmed to be open:
- Galleria Supermarket (7040 Yonge Street): 24 hours; (865 York Mills Road): 7 am to 12 am; (558 Yonge Street Toronto): 8 am to 11 pm; (351 Bloor Street Toronto): 7 am to 12 am
- Food Depot (155 Dupont Street): open 24 hours
- Kitchen Table (10 Queens Quay West): 6 am to midnight; (389 Spadina Road) – 7 am to midnight; (595 Bay Street): 6:30 am to midnight; (705 King St. West): 6 am to 2 am
- Loblaws (60 Carlton Street): 8 am to 8 pm
- Pusateri’s (CF Toronto Eaton Centre, 176 Yonge St., Toronto): 11 am to 7 pm; (57 Yorkville Ave., Toronto), 7:30 am to 7 pm; (Bayview Village, 2901 Bayview Ave., Toronto): 9 am to 6 pm; (1539 Avenue Rd., Toronto): 7 am to 7 pm.
- Rabba Fine Food (various locations): open 24 hours
- Summerhill Market (446 Summerhill Avenue, Toronto): 9 am to 8 pm; (1054 Mt. Pleasant Road, Toronto): 8 am to 8 pm
- T&T (222 Cherry Street, Toronto): 9 am to 10 pm; (7070 Warden Avenue): 8 am to midnight; (9255 Woodbine Ave.) 8 am to midnight; (1 Promenade Circle) 9 am to 10 pm; (8339 Kennedy Rd., Markham) 9 am to 11 pm
- Whole Foods (87 Avenue Road, Toronto): 10 am to 6 pm
The Beer Store
Good news for those who favour brews! The Beer Store will be open across Ontario on Labour Day this year. If you forget to stock up on bottles, or you simply run out early, don’t fret because 63 Beer Stores will be open from 11 am to 5 pm. You can find the full list of open locations here.
All LCBO locations will be closed on Labour Day Monday across the province, so make sure to stock up on whatever you might need sooner than later.