Here’s What’s Open & Closed For The Long Weekend

It’s time to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. With Canada Day being a Saturday this year, it is not a typical long weekend. Here is a list of what is open and closed on Canada Day and on Monday July 3, 2017: 

Transit:

The TTC will operate on a holiday schedule on Canada Day and on Monday July 3. GO Transit will operate on a Saturday schedule both days.

Beer Store and LCBO:

Closed Saturday. Open Monday.

Malls:

Some malls are closed on Saturday. Some are open but with reduced hours. Check the mall website that you wish to visit before going. Open on Canada Day: The Eaton Centre, Square One, Pacific Mall, Woodbine Mall, Vaughan Mills, Promenade, Toronto Premium Outlets.

Tourist Destinations:

Most major tourists attractions are open on Canada Day including: the Toronto Zoo, CN Tower, The Ontario Science Centre, Ripley’s Aquarium, Harbourfront Centre, The Art Gallery of Ontario and the Royal Ontario Museum.

Grocery Stores and Pharmacies:

Most grocery stores are closed Canada Day. Some will be closed Monday. There are some exceptions. Check ahead before going.

Banks:

Banks are closed Canada Day and Monday July 3.

Government Offices and Canada Post:

Government offices are closed Canada Day and Monday July 3.

Canada Day Fireworks:

Nathan Phillips Square – All weekend at 10:55pm

CN Tower – a 30-second light show will be followed by five minutes of fireworks set to music at 10:30pm.

  • Woodbine beach at Ashbridges Bay – 10pm.
  • Canada’s Wonderland  – 10pm.
  • Humber Bay Park West – at 10:55pm.
  • Mel Lastman Square  – at 10:55pm.
  • Scarborough Civic Centre – at 10:55pm.
  • Toronto Ribfest at Centennial Park – at 10pm.
  • Mississauga Celebration Square – at 10pm.
  • Fireworks are happening in many cities on Canada Day. Check with your local municipality for information and arrive early for the best viewing spots.

Happy Canada Day!

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