It’s going to be a busy Canada Day weekend in Toronto, which means there are a number of road closures to look out for.
For anyone driving in the city, be sure to give yourself some extra time to get to your destination.
Weekend event road closures:
Canada Day at Mel Lastman Square
The southbound curb lane on Yonge Street in front of Mel Lastman Square will be closed on Friday, June 29 from 8 am until Monday, July 2 at 5 pm.
All lanes of Yonge Street from Park Home Avenue to North York Boulevard on Yonge Street from Elmwood Avenue to Empress Avenue will be closed on Sunday, July 1 from 1 pm to midnight.
Shomoy Meca Festival
Comstock Road from Warden Avenue to Lebovic Road will be closed from Saturday, June 30, at 9 pm to Monday, July 2 at 2 am.
Canada Day Parade in Scarborough
Brimley Road will be closed from Progress Avenue to Ellesmere Road on Sunday, July 1 from 11 am to 7 pm and from Ellesmere Road to Lawrence Avenue from 4 pm to 7 pm. Ellesmere Road will also be closed on Sunday from Midland Avenue to McCowan Road from 4 pm to 5 pm.
Canada Day Celebration at Queen’s Park
Queen’s Park/Queen’s Park Circle from College Street to Bloor Street West will be closed on Sunday, July 1 from 6 am to 7 pm.
Canada Day in East York
Cosburn Avenue will be closed from Cedarvale Avenue to Oak Park Road on Sunday, July 1 from 7 am to midnight.