Check Out What’s Going Down in Toronto
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Raptors NBA Championship Parade
June 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pmFree
- The parade starts at 10 a.m. at the Princes’ Gates on the Exhibition grounds.
- The fan rally will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m at Nathan Phillips Square.
- A parade viewing party will also be held at Coronation Park.
Monday, June 17th, Toronto is celebrating the Raptors’ first NBA championship with a parade across downtown Toronto.
The parade starts at 10 a.m. at the Princes’ Gates on the Exhibition grounds (CNE) and will travel along Lake Shore to York Street, then north on York to University Avenue, to Queen Street and Nathan Phillips Square.
Starting at 10 a.m., the team will ride atop double-decker buses from Exhibition Place, down Lake Shore Boulevard, past Scotiabank Arena to Nathan Phillips Square for a final presentation.
Fans are being encouraged to wear any Raptors-related gear for the day. Over the weekend, Toronto Mayor John Tory suggested employers give people a little time off work Monday so they can be a part of history.
Can’t make it out? No, worries the various TV stations will be streaming live.
You can follow along on Twitter using #WeTheNorthDay.