From 8 June to 10 June, 2012, the following five events require road closures in Toronto, Ontario, Canada:

Woofstock

This video presents Woofstock 2011 Costume Contest – Saturday:

  • an entertaining doggie costume contest at Woofstock 2011 in Toronto

Woofstock is the largest outdoor FREE festival for dogs in all of North America at the St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on June 9 and June 10, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

“Quirky and fun, Woofstock is a free admission non-stop party that takes place at our hip, newly expanded location, the historic St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood.”

Some highlights of Woofstock include:

  • “300,000 dog lovers and their four-footed friends coming together each year for this wildly popular doggie love-in”
  • VIP (Very Important Pooch) Lounge, exclusive to Woofstock VIP members
  •  Woofstock Fashion Show

Also, please click here for the complete itinerary of Woofstock events.

Contact Info:

Email: info@woofstock.ca
Phone: 416.234-WOOF (9663)
WOOFSTOCK
85 King St E, Suite 404
Toronto, ON M5C1G3

Woofstock Road Closures – Friday to Sunday:

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Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

This is an update to my previous blog Toronto Challenge 2011 Benefits You and Seniors.

The famous Jamie Farr, best known for the role of “Corporal Klinger” on the television show M*A*S*H, will be at the Toronto Challenge on June 12, 2011, to help promote this annual fundraising event for the City of Toronto’s Long-Term Care homes and over 50 community agencies that provide services and support to Toronto seniors.

Also, Farr will share motivational stories from his career and entertain the “troops” at Lakeshore Lodge on:

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2011
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Lakeshore Lodge, 3197 Lakeshore Blvd. W., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

Jamie Farr Entertains Seniors and Promotes Toronto Challenge

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After the Toronto Marathon, another great opportunity for people in all age categories to exercise together is the Toronto Challenge on June 12, 2011.

The features of the Toronto Challenge include:

  • A 5km run,
  • 5km walk and
  • 1km walk on a scenic course though the Entertainment District.
  • Prizes for participants in all age categories.
  • All-electric Nissan LEAF as the pace car for this year’s Toronto Challenge.

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