NEWS
 
Part of Danforth to be closed for Greek parade today
Organizers expect thousands of people to watch the Greek Independence Day parade
2 0

Organizers expect thousands of participants and spectators at today's Greek Independence Day parade in Toronto. 

The event starts at 1 p.m. on Danforth Ave east of Jones Ave. The parade will assemble at the Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute. 


The parade will take the following route:

Assembly Area: Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute
- north on Euston Avenue
- west on Danforth Avenue
Dispersal: Danforth Avenue, west of Jackman Avenue

Danforth Ave will be closed between Donlands Broadview Aves.

 

Premier Kathleen Wynne will host today's edition of The Province live from the parade. Tune in to Newstalk 1010 at 1 p.m. 

Categories:

Leave a comment:

showing all comments · Subscribe to comments
  1. arthur posted on 03/23/2014 11:36 AM
    I hear Rob Ford will be there. should he be allowed back on the danforth?
    residents lock your doors or Ford will run into your homes drink your booze and get shtfaced.
    Again!
    1. Dawn posted on 03/23/2014 01:36 PM
      @arthur Hopefully he isn't driving. Toronto has the largest group of Greeks outside of Greece so it's not unusual that he would campaign for their votes. Greece is entering it's 7th year of recession...
showing all comments

DON'T MISS

GHOMESHI TRIAL

News and stories from the former CBC host’s sex assault trial

MILLARD TRIAL

Stories from the trial of Dellen Millard for the murder of Tim Bosma

SPECIAL: PTSD

Listen to the full documentary RIGHT HERE

NEWS ALERTS

STAY CONNECTED

Sign up for out Breaking News Alerts and receive up-to-the-minute coverage of the top stories of the day

 
2 0

Organizers expect thousands of participants and spectators at today's Greek Independence Day parade in Toronto. 

The event starts at 1 p.m. on Danforth Ave east of Jones Ave. The parade will assemble at the Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute. 


The parade will take the following route:

Assembly Area: Eastern Commerce Collegiate Institute
- north on Euston Avenue
- west on Danforth Avenue
Dispersal: Danforth Avenue, west of Jackman Avenue

Danforth Ave will be closed between Donlands Broadview Aves.

 

Premier Kathleen Wynne will host today's edition of The Province live from the parade. Tune in to Newstalk 1010 at 1 p.m. 

Leave a comment:

showing all comments · Subscribe to comments
  1. arthur posted on 03/23/2014 11:36 AM
    I hear Rob Ford will be there. should he be allowed back on the danforth?
    residents lock your doors or Ford will run into your homes drink your booze and get shtfaced.
    Again!
    1. Dawn posted on 03/23/2014 01:36 PM
      @arthur Hopefully he isn't driving. Toronto has the largest group of Greeks outside of Greece so it's not unusual that he would campaign for their votes. Greece is entering it's 7th year of recession...
showing all comments

Top stories

One of the leaders of a group that represents taxi industry workers across the GTA insists there are no firm plans for a protest this weekend, but warns any forthcoming demonstration by cabbies would be more "memorable" than any Toronto has seen before.