This video presents “90th Annual Warriors’ Day Parade, Part One”:

  • “The participants are seen entering the Canadian National Exhibition through the Princes’ Gates, on a beautiful sunny morning in Toronto, August 20, 2011.”

The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) officially opens on August 17, 2012.

Thus, the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) will offer the following special services:

TTC extra service to the CNE

  • On all routes heading to the Canadian National Exhibition starting this Friday, August 17

War veterans and a companion ride free on Warriors’ Day at the CNE

  • Please note that Canadian war veterans and peacekeepers are required to show their service medals/ribbons to receive free access to TTC buses, streetcars, subway and the Scarborough RT.
    • One companion will be allowed to ride for free as well.

TTC Contact Info on fares, routes, schedules and service:

  • 416-393-4636 (INFO)
    • Recorded information available 24 hours daily
    • Operator-assisted service is available from 8:00am to 6:00pm daily, except statutory holidays
  • Main Switchboard
    • 416-393-4000
    • Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Above, Princes' Gates at the Canadian National Exhibition. Veterans and a Companion Ride the TTC for FREE on Warriors' Day Aug.18, 2012.

Above, Princes’ Gates at the Canadian National Exhibition. Veterans and a Companion Ride the TTC for FREE on Warriors’ Day Aug.18, 2012.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

NEWS RELEASE

TTC extra service to the CNE
Veterans and a companion ride for free on Warriors’ Day

August 14, 2012

The Toronto Transit Commission will be running extra buses and streetcars on all routes heading to the Canadian National Exhibition starting this Friday, August 17.

From the Bloor-Danforth Subway

–    511 Bathurst from Bathurst Station to Exhibition Loop, near Princes’ Gate. Streetcars will be running every few minutes.
–    29 Dufferin from Dufferin Station to Dufferin Gate. Buses will be running every few minutes.
–    193 Exhibition Rocket from Dundas West Station to Dufferin Gate. Express buses will be running non-stop about every 10 minutes.

From the Yonge-University-Spadina Subway

–    509 Harbourfront replacement buses from Union Station to Exhibition Loop, near the Princes’ Gate. Streetcar replacement buses will be running every few minutes. Board buses at the southwest corner of Bay and Front Streets.

War veterans and a companion ride free on Warriors’ Day – Saturday, August 18

On Saturday, August 18 (the 91st Annual Warriors’ Day at the CNE) Canadian veterans of war and peacekeeping missions can ride the TTC free of charge.

Canadian war veterans and peacekeepers are required to show their service medals/ribbons to receive free access to TTC buses, streetcars, subway and the Scarborough RT. One companion will be allowed to ride for free as well.

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