A community event in its 32nd consecutive year celebrating Irish culture history and heritage. The parade has grown to include a number of diverse community and non profit groups and is recognized as the largest Irish themed event held in Toronto. A fun filled affordable family day.
Who is it for?
All ages – Family
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:
Sunday, March 10, 2019 | 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Parade Begins 12:00 PM, line of march lasts one and a half hours at any given point along the route.
Venue & Address :
St George St and Bloor St West –
The Toronto St. Patrick’s Day Parade begins on the corner of Bloor Street and St. George Street (near St. George subway station) and heads east on Bloor Street, turns south on Yonge Street and finally turns west on Queen Street, finishing at the parade reviewing stand at Nathan Phillips Square.
Wheelchair accessible – physical disability viewing area is at North of Bloor by St George right where the parade begins.
The following streets will be fully closed from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to accommodate the parade formation area:
• St. George Street from College Street to Bloor Street West
• Harbord Street from Huron Street to St. George Street
• Devonshire Place from just north of Hoskin Avenue to Bloor Street West
• Hoskin Avenue from Queens Park Crescent to St. George Street
Rolling closures will be in effect to accommodate the parade route starting at noon:
• Bloor Street West between St. George Street and Yonge Street
• Yonge Street between Bloor Street and Queen Street
• Queen Street West between Yonge Street and University Avenue
• Northbound lanes on University Avenue between Queen Street West and Armoury Street
• Armoury Street between University Avenue and Chestnut Street
Additional road closures will be in effect in the area around City Hall from noon to 3 p.m.:
• Charles Street East from Jarvis Street to Yonge Street
• Elizabeth Street from Dundas Street West to Hagerman Street
• Hagerman Street from Elizabeth Street to Bay Street
• University Avenue from Queen Street West to Armoury Street
• North curb lane on Queen Street West near Bay Street
Road closures to accommodate the parade dispersal area will be effect from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.:
• Armoury Street from University Avenue to Chestnut Street
• Centre Avenue from Armoury Street to Dundas Street West
• Northbound lanes from University Avenue from Queen Street West to Dundas Street West
Toronto Transit Commission 5 Avenue Road detouring Sunday, March 10, 2019 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Toronto Transit Commission 94 Wellesley detouring Sunday, March 10, 2019 8:00am to 12:30pm
Toronto Transit Commission 501 Queen detouring Sunday, March 10, 2019 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Paid Green P Parking near Parade Route.
St. Patrick’s Day in Toronto