St. Patrick's Day Parade takes over the downtown

The Toronto St. Patrick’s Day Parade begins on the corner of Bloor Street and St. George Street (near St. George subway station) and heads east on Bloor Street, turns south on Yonge Street, and finally turns west on Queen Street, finishing at Nathan Phillips Square.

The parade starts at 12 p.m. and the line of march lasts one and a half hours. Access from the TTC subway can be made at the following stations: St. George, Bloor, Wellesley, College, Dundas, and Queen.

Volunteers from Toronto Paramedic Association and Toronto Paramedic Services will be collecting donations for the Daily Bread Food Bank along the parade route.

Stretches of St. George, Bloor, Yonge, Queen, Bay and several side streets will be closed between 11:55 a.m. and 3 p.m.