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Weekend events affect transit services, June 3, 4, 5



Special events in Aurora, the Brooklin area of Whitby, Burlington, the Dundas area of Hamilton, Kitchener, Milton, throughout Mississauga; Orangeville, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, the Scarborough area of Hamilton, the Streetsville area of Mississauga, downtown Toronto and the Unionville area of Markham affect transit services this weekend.


The events affect these routes:

Brantford TransitHockeyfest shuttle #1, Hockeyfest shuttle #2.

Burlington Transit2 Brant.

Durham Region Transit302 Brock - Brooklin, 401 Simcoe, 402 King, 405 Central Park, 406 Dean, 407 Ritson, 410 Olive / Harmony.

GO Transit16 Hamilton - Union express via QEW, 21 Milton / Mississauga - Union, 31 Guelph / Georgetown - Union, 65 Newmarket - Union, 71 Uxbridge / Stouffville - Union, 81 Beaverton - Whitby, 94 Oshawa - Yorkdale via Highway 2.

Grand River TransitEcofest shuttle.

Hamilton Street Railway5 Delaware, 11 Parkdale, 52 Dundas.

Milton Transit1 Woodward, 2 Main, 3 Trudeau, 4 Thompson / Clark, 5 Yates, 6 Scott.

MiWayAll routes, 9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove, 10 Bristol - Britannia, 39 Britannia, 44 Mississauga Road, Bread and Honey Festival shuttle.

MiWay / Region of Peel TransHelpCarassauga shuttle A, Carassauga shuttle B, Carassauga shuttle C, Carassauga shuttle D, Carassauga shuttle E, Carassauga shuttle F, Carassauga shuttle G, Carassauga shuttle F, Carassauga shuttle H.

Orangeville TransitBlue, Green, Orange, Blues and Jazz Festival shuttle.

Toronto Transit Commission6 Bay, 8 Broadview, 11 Bayview, 12 Kingston Rd, 24 Victoria Park, 25 Don Mills, 29 Dufferin, 38 Highland Creek, 51 Leslie, 56 Leaside, 62 Mortimer, 81 Thorncliffe Park, 85 Sheppard East, 86 Scarborough, 87 Cosburn, 88 South Leaside, 95 York Mills, 100 Flemingdon Park, 329 Dufferin overnight, 501 Queen, 504 King.

York Region TransitViva blue, 33 Wellington, 40 Unionville local, 98 Yonge, 99 Yonge, 202 Unionville GO shuttle, 302 Unionville express.


The Friday, June 3 events affecting transit services are: Carassauga Festival of Cultures; the Dundas International Buskerfest; Hockeyfest Music Festival; the Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival; and the Unionville Village Festival.

The Saturday, June 4 events affecting transit services are: the Brooklin Spring Fair Parade; the Bread and Honey Parade; Carassauga Festival of Cultures; the Downtown Milton Street Festival; the Dundas International Buskerfest; ECOfest; the Family Fun Fit / East End Kids of Steel Triathlon; the Heroes Highway Ride, Hockeyfest Music Festival; the Moon in June Road Race; the Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival; Ride All Day for United Way; the Streetsville Founders’ Bread and Honey Festival; and the Unionville Village Festival.

The Sunday, June 5 events affecting transit services are: the Aurora Chamber Street Festival; the Bread and Honey Road Race; the Becel Heart and Stroke Ride for Heart; Carassauga Festival of Cultures; the Drumhead Service and Parade; the Dundas International Buskerfest; Hockeyfest Music Festival; Maya’s March; the Streetsville Founders’ Bread and Honey Festival; and the Unionville Village Festival.


Aurora


Aurora events affecting transit services this weekend are: the Aurora Chamber Street Festival (June 5) and Ride All Day for United Way (June 4).


Aurora Chamber Street Festival

The Region of York and the Town of Aurora are closing

  • Yonge Street (Regional Road 1) between Wellington Street and Murray Drive

to accommodate the Aurora Chamber of Commerce’s 17th annual street festival.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

Viva blue

From 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge and Wellington Streets, then detour:

eastward along Wellington Street East; and then
south- and westward along Industrial Parkway South to Yonge,
resuming their regular route, southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip the Golf Links and Henderson vivastations.

Northbound buses reverse this routing.

Northbound buses skip the Henderson and Golf Links vivastations.

The Drumhead Service and Parade in Richmond Hill also affects service along this route on Sunday, June 5.

98 Yonge

From 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge and Wellington Streets, then detour:

eastward along Wellington Street East; and then
south- and westward along Industrial Parkway South to Yonge,
resuming their regular route, southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street across from Church Street, at Kennedy Street West, Golf Links, Murray and Henderson Drives.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Wellington Street East east of Yonge Street, at Berczy Street and Industrial Parkway South and
  • on Industrial Parkway South beside Aurora GO Station, across from Mary Street and Cousins Drive East, north of Englehart Drive, at Englehart Drive, south of Englehart Drive, across from Vandorf Sideroad and at Yonge Street.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street at Allaura Boulevard, south of Edward Street, north of Edward Street and at Dunning Street, Kennedy Street East and Church Street.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Industrial Parkway South east of Yonge Street, at Vandorf Sideroad, north of Vandorf Sideroad, south of Englehart Drive, at Englehart Drive, south of Cousins Drive East, at Cousins Drive East, across from Aurora GO Station and at Mary Street,
  • on Wellington Street East across from Berczy Street and at Wells Street.

Ride All Day for United Way

State Farm is closing part of its campus near Highway 404 and Wellington Street East to accommodate this 12-hour bicycle endurance challenge, supporting the United Way of York Region.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

33 Wellington

From 7:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, buses start and end their trips at State Farm Way and First Commerce Boulevard, instead of at State Farm.

Southbound buses proceed southward** along First Commerce, instead of northward into the State Farm campus, after leaving State Farm Way.


Brantford


Hockeyfest Music Festival

Brantford Transit operates shuttle bus service to and from Lions Park, the site of the event.

Hockeyfest shuttle #1

On Friday, June 3, buses leave Lynden Park Mall at 4:30 p.m. and every 40 minutes until 6:30 p.m. They leave Lions Park at 4:50 p.m. and every 40 minutes until 6:10 p.m.

After the concert, buses leave Lions Park at 11:10 and 11:40 p.m. Friday, June 3 and 12:10 a.m. Saturday, June 4 to return directly to Linden Park Mall.

On Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, buses leave Lynden Park Mall at 1 p.m. and every 40 minutes until 6:20 p.m. They leave Lions Park at 1:20 p.m. and every 40 minutes until 6 p.m.

After the concert, buses leave Lions Park at at 11:10 and 11:40 p.m. Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 and 12:10 a.m. Sunday, June 5 and Monday, June 6 to return directly to Linden Park Mall.

Hockeyfest shuttle #2

On Friday, June 3, buses leave the Civic Centre at 4:30 p.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:30 p.m. They leave Lions Park at 4:45 p.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:15 p.m.

After the concert, buses leave Lions park at 11, 11:20 and 11:40 p.m. Friday, June 3 and midnight and 12:20 a.m. Saturday, June 4 to return directly to the Civic Centre.

On Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, buses leave the Civic Centre at 1 p.m. and every 30 minutes until 6 p.m. They leave Lions Park at 1:15 p.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:15 p.m.

After the concert, buses leave Lions park at 11, 11:20 and 11:40 p.m. Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 and midnight and 12:20 a.m. Sunday, June 5 and Monday, June 6 to return directly to the Civic Centre.


Brooklin


Brooklin Spring Fair Parade

The Region of Durham and the Town of Whitby are closing:

  • Baldwin Street (Provincial Highways 7 and 12) between Columbus and Winchester Roads,
  • Carnwith Street East between Thickson Road North and Baldwin Street and
  • Winchester Road East (Regional Road 3) between Baldwin and Watford Streets

on Saturday morning and afternoon to accommodate the annual fair’s parade.

Durham Region Transit and GO Transit are detouring buses during the event.

Durham Region Transit
302 Brock / Brooklin

DRT has not confirmed how buses are operating during the event, but expect detours and delays in Brooklin from about 10:30 a.m. until noon on Saturday, June 5.

GO Transit
81 Beaverton - Whitby

GO has not confirmed exact detours, but the northbound bus that leaves Whitby GO Station at 10:06 a.m. on Saturday, June 4 skips its regular stops on Winchester Road East between Baldwin Street and Thickson Road North and on Thickson North between Winchester and Columbus Roads East.

The bus likely operates along its regular route to Baldwin Street and Winchester Road, then detours:

westward along Winchester Road West (Provincial Highway 7);
northward along Ashburn Road; and then
eastward along Columbus Road West to Baldwin Street (Regional Highway 12),
resuming its regular route northward along Baldwin.


Burlington


Moon in June Road Race

The City of Burlington is closing:

  • Brant Street between Grahams Lane / Prospect Street and Lakeshore Road,
  • Lakeshore Road between Brant Street and Maple Avenue / North Shore Boulevard West,
  • Maple Avenue between Lakeshore Road / North Shore Boulevard West and Maple Crossing Boulevard

and several other streets in downtown Burlington to accommodate the annual road race Saturday evening.

The event affects Burlington Transit and Hamilton Street Railway service.

Burlington Transit
2 Brant

From 4:20 until 7:50 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Brant and Caroline Streets, then detour :

eastbound along Caroline; and then
southbound along John Street to the Downtown Burlington Bus Terminal,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Brant Street at Caroline Street and south of Ontario Street

From 8:50 until 10:50 p.m., southbound buses operate along their regular route to the Burlington GO Station, then detour:

westward along Fairview Street;
southward along Drury Lane;
eastward along New and James Street; and then
southward along John Street to the Downtown Burlington Bus Terminal,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Fairview Street beside Walmart,
  • on Brant Street across from Maplewood Drive, at Graham’s Lane, south of Ghent Avenue and Olga Drive, across from Blairholme Avenue and at Baldwin and Caroline Streets and south of Ontario Street.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Fairview Street beside #2220 Fairview and at Drury Lane,
  • on Drury Lane beside #736 Drury, at Woodward Avenue and Courtland Drive and across from Teen Tour Way,
  • on New Street at Lorne and Martha Streets and
  • on James Street at Pearl Street.

From 4 until 10:30 p.m., northbound buses start their trips in the Downtown Terminal, as usual, then proceed:

northward along John Street; and then
westward along Caroline Street to Brant Street,
resuming their regular route northward along Brant.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on James Street at Brant Street.
Hamilton Street Railway
11 Parkdale

From about 4 until 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, passengers should expect detours or delays on Lakeshore Road between North Shore Boulevard West / Maple Street and Brant Street.


Dundas


Dundas International Buskerfest

The City of Hamilton is closing

  • King Streets West and East Dundas between John and York Streets

on Friday evening, all day Saturday and Sunday morning and afternoon, to accommodate the Downtown Dundas Business Improvement Area’s 15th annual event.

The Hamilton Street Railway is detouring buses while King Street is closed.

5 Delaware

From 6 p.m. on Friday, June 3 until 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, buses operate along their regular route to King Street West and John Street Dundas, then detour:

southward along John;
eastward along Hatt Street; and then
northward along York Street to King East / Cootes Drive,
resuming their regular route eastward along Cootes.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street West at McMurray Street, Memorial Square and Ogilvie Street and
  • on King Street East at York Street.

Instead, they drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Hatt Street across from Memorial Square and at Ogilvie Street.
52 Dundas

From 6 p.m. on Friday, June 3 until 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, buses operate along their regular route to Cootes Drive and York Street Dundas, then detour:

southward along York;
westward along Hatt Street; and then
northward along John Street to King West,
resuming their regular route westward along King.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on King Street East west of York Street and at Cross Street and
  • on King Street West at Sydenham and Albert Streets.

Instead, they drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Hatt Street at Ogilvie Street and Memorial Square.

Kawartha Lakes

See Lindsay.


Kitchener


Ecofest

Grand River Transit is operating free shuttle buses between the Fairview Park Terminal and the Waterloo Region Museum at Doon Heritage Village on Saturday.

Ecofest shuttle

Southbound buses operate every 30 minutes from 9:15 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 4.

Buses start their trips at Fairview Terminal, then proceed:

westward along Kingsway Drive;
southward along Wilson Avenue;
westward along Wabanaki Drive;
southward along Manitou Drive; and then
southeastward along Homer Watson Boulevard to the museum.

Northbound buses leave the museum every 30 minutes from 11:15 a.m. until 3:45 p.m., and proceed:

northwestward along Homer Watson Boulevard;
northward along Manitou Drive;
eastward along Wabanaki Drive;
northward along Wilson Avenue;
eastward along Fairway Road; and then
northward into the Fairview Terminal.


Kawartha Lakes

See Lindsay.


Lindsay

Lindsay Farmers Market

The City of Kawartha Lakes is closing

  • Victoria Avenue North between Peel Street and Kent Street West

Saturday mornings from May 1 until October 29 to accommodate the weekly market.

Lindsay Transit is detouring buses to accommodate the event.

Green route

From 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, June 4, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Victoria Avenue North and Peel Street, then detour:

eastward along Peel Street;
southward along Cambridge Street North; and then
westward along Kent Street West to Victoria Avenue North,
resuming their regular route westward along Kent West.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route.


Markham

See Unionville


Milton


Downtown Milton Street Festival

The Town of Milton is closing

  • Main Street between Brown and Fulton Streets

on Saturday to accommodate the Downtown Milton Business Improvement Area’s annual street party.

The event affects GO Transit and Milton Transit service.

GO Transit
21 Milton / Mississauga - Union

All day on Saturday, June 4, eastbound buses start their trips at the regular GO bus stop on the south side of Main Street East, east of Ontario Street South, then operate along their regular route. The buses leave Main and Ontario about 3 minutes after they usually leave Martin Street north of Main Street East.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Martin Street north of Main Street East and
  • on Main Street East at Court Street

Westbound buses operate along their regular route to Main and Ontario Streets, then end their trips at the regular GO bus stop on the north side of Main Street East, east of Ontario Street North. The buses arrive at Main and Ontario about 3 minutes before they usually arrive at the stop on Martin Street north of Main Street East.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Martin Street north of Main Street East and
  • on Main Street East at Court Street.
Milton Transit

Although Milton Transit does not usually provide service on Saturdays, it is operating buses along all regular routes today, slightly revising the routes when the buses reach downtown. The buses link various parts of Milton with downtown parking lots in outlying areas to make sure everyone can get to the festival.

2 Main

All day, Saturday, June 4, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street East and Elizabeth Street, then detour,

northward along Elizabeth;
eastward along Mill Street;
northward along Martin Street;
east- and southward along Millside Drive to Main East,
resuming their regular route eastward along Main.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street East at Brown and James Streets and
  • on Martin Street at Mill Street.

Eastbound buses leave Commercial Street and Heslop Road at 11:30 a.m. and every 30 minutes until midnight. They leave the special Festival stop on Millside Drive just north of Main Street east every 30 minutes from 11:35 a.m. until 12:05 a.m. They leave Milton GO Station at 11:45 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 12:15 a.m.

Westbound buses operate along their regular route.

Westbound buses leave Walmart at Milton Crossroads at 11 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:30 p.m. They leave Milton GO Station at 11:10 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:40 p.m. They leave the special Festival stop on Millside Drive just north of Main Street east at 11:21 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:51 p.m.

6 Scott

All day Saturday, June 4, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Main Street West and Bronte Street, then detour:

northward along Bronte North;
eastward along Mill Street; and then
southward along Elizabeth Street to Main Street East,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street East at Elizabeth, Brown, James and Court Streets, Ontario Street South, east of Ontario South (2 stops) and at Wilson Drive and
  • in the Drew Centre beside Milton GO Station.

Instead, inbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at a temporary stop

  • on Elizabeth Street north of Main Street East.

Inbound buses leave Scott Boulevard and Dymott Avenue at 11:13 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:43 p.m.

Outbound buses start their trips on Elizabeth Street north of Main Street East, then proceed:

  • southward along Elizabeth to Main East,
    resuming their regular route westward along Main.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in the Drew Centre beside Milton GO Station,
  • on Main Street East at Wilson Drive, east of Ontario Street North (2 stops), west of Ontario North, at Court Street, Millside Drive, James and Elizabeth Streets.

Outbound buses leave the special Festival stop on Elizabeth Street north of Main Street East at 11 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:30 p.m.

4 Thompson / Clark
3 Trudeau

All day Saturday, June 4, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Thompson Road South and Childs Drive, then detour:

westward along Childs;
northward along Ontario Street South;
westward along Pine Street; and then
northward along Fulton Street to Main Street East,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in the Drew Centre west of Thompson Road South and beside Milton GO Station.

Instead, inbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Childs Drive across from Coxe Boulevard, Ledwith Drive and Satok Crescent (east and west) and at Nipissing Road and Ontario Street South,
  • on Fulton Street south of Main Street East.

Inbound buses leave Louis St. Laurent Avenue and Fourth Line at 11:15 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:45 p.m.

Outbound buses leave Fulton Street south of Main Street East, then proceed:

northward along Fulton;
eastward along Main East;
southward along Ontario Street South; and then
eastward along Childs Drive to Thompson Road South,
resuming their regular route southward along Thompson South.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • in the Drew Centre beside Milton GO Station and at Thompson Road South and
  • on Thompson Road South at Childs Drive.

Instead, outbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Main Street East at Court and Bruce Streets and Ontario Street South and
  • on request anywhere along Childs Drive.

Outbound buses leave the special Festival bus stop on Fulton Street just south of Main Street East at 11 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:30 p.m.

1 Woodward

All day Saturday, June 4, buses operate one-way along a counterclockwise route.

Inbound buses operate along their regular route to Martin Street and Woodward Avenue, then proceed:

southward along Martin;
east- and southward along Millside Drive;
eastward along Main Street East; and then
southward into the Drew Centre to the Milton GO Station bus loop,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Woodward Avenue at Riverplace Crescent, Elm Avenue, Ontario Street North, Faye Court, Wilson Drive, Briar Crescent, Maple Avenue and Thompson Road North and
  • on Thompson Road North at Sprucedale Lane.

Instead, inbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Millside Drive east of Martin Street and north of Main Street East and
  • on Main Street East at Court and Bruce Streets, Ontario Street South, east of Ontario Street South (2 stops) and at Wilson Drive.

Inbound buses leave the Milton “Park ‘n’ Ride” carpool lot on Martin Street, just north of Highway 401 at 11:13 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:43. They leave the special Festival stop on Millside Drive just north of Main Street East at 11:18 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:48 p.m.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route.

Outbound buses leave Milton GO Station at 11:30 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:30 p.m.

5 Yates

All day Saturday, June 4, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Ontario Street South and Pine Street, then detour:

westward along Pine; and then
northward along Fulton Street to Main Street East,
ending their trips.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Ontario Street South at Pine Street,
  • on Main Street East at Court and Bruce Streets and Ontario Street South, east of Ontario South (2 stops) and at Wilson Drive and
  • in the Drew Centre beside Milton GO Station.

Inbound buses leave Philbrook Drive and Hepburn Road at 11:13 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:43 p.m.

Outbound buses leave a stop on Fulton Street south of Main Street East, then proceed:

northward along Fulton;
eastward along Main Street East; and then
southward along Childs Drive,
resuming their regular route southward along Ontario South.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Childs Drive across from Coxe Boulevard, Ledwith Drive and Satok Crescent (east and west) and at Nipissing Road and Ontario Street South.

Outbound buses leave the special Festival stop on Fulton Street south of Main Street East at 11 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 11:30 p.m.

You can see a map and schedule of the special Festival routes here. (.pdf)


Mississauga

See also Streetsville


Carassauga Festival of Cultures

Carassauga is Mississauga’s annual city-wide multicultural festival, taking place Friday evening, Saturday afternoon and evening and Sunday afternoon.

MiWay plays a key role during the event, supplying free rides to people traveling to and from Carassauga pavilions and, with Region of Peel TransHelp, free shuttle bus services among the various pavilions.

MiWay
All routes

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to a driver operating a bus along any regularly a scheduled Mississauga Transit route. You can ride free from 6 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5. Children younger than 12 years old who accompany you can also ride free.

MiWay
Region of Peel TransHelp
Carassauga shuttle A

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 45 minutes starting at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from the City Centre Terminal to a stop on Tomken Road on north side of the driveway entrance to pavilion site #2, the Tomken Arena, and then to a stop in front of pavilion site #6, the Mississauga Valley Community Centre at 1275 Mississauga Valley Boulevard. The buses then reverse the route, returning to the City Centre Terminal.

Site #2 houses the pavilions of Bangladesh, Indonesia, Indonesia, Iraq, Pakistan, Latin America and Vietnam. Site #6 is home to Jamaica and Poland.

Carassauga shuttle B

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 6:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 45 minutes starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from the City Centre Terminal to a stop on the south side of Bristol Road East, beside pavilion site #10, the Frank McKechnie Community Centre, at 310 Bristol East and then to a stop at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena, at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place. The buses then reverse the route, returning to the City Centre Terminal, but stopping along the way on the north side of Bristol Road East across from site #10.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #10 is home to China.

Carassauga shuttle C

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 6:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 45 minutes starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from the City Centre Terminal to a stop in front of pavilion site #7, the Huron Park Community Centre, at 830 Paisley Boulevard West. The buses then reverse the route, returning to the City Centre Terminal.

Site #7 houses the pavilion of Hawaii.

Carassauga shuttle D

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 30 minutes starting at 8:30 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from a stop at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena, at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place, and a stop on Tomken Road on north side of driveway entrance to pavilion site #2, the Tomken Arena. The buses then reverse the route, returning to site #1.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #2 is home to the pavilions of Bangladesh, Indonesia, Indonesia, Iraq, Pakistan, Latin America and Vietnam.

Carassauga shuttle E

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 45 minutes from a stop starting at 8:30 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place, to a stop on the southwest corner of Havenwood and Gulleden Drives, beside pavilion site #3, the Burnhamthorpe Community Centre and Arena. The buses then reverse the route, returning to site #1.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #3 is home to Greece.

Carassauga shuttle F

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every hour from a stop at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place, to a stop on Cawthra Road, just south of Burnhamthorpe Road East, across the street from pavilion site #5, St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church at 3635 Cawthra Road. The bus then continues southward along Cawthra to a stop in the parking lot of pavilion site #4, the Cawthra Seniors and Community Centre at 1399 Cawthra Road. The bus then returns northward along Cawthra Road, stopping on the street in front of site #7, then returns to site #1.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #4 is home to Italy, Lebanon / Syria and the Caribbean / Caricom countries and site #7 is home to Ukraine.

Carassauga shuttle G

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every hour from a stop at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place, to a stop on the street in front of pavilion site #5, St. Elija Macedonian Orthodox Church, 1775 Bristol Road East. It then continues to a stop on the street in front of pavilion site #9, the Portuguese Cultural Centre of Mississauga, 53 Queen Street North at Britannia Road West. The buses then reverse the route, returning to site #1.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #5 houses Macedonia and site #11 houses Portugal.

Carassauga shuttle H

If you’re an adult and you’ve bought a Carassauga passport, you can ride free by showing your passport to the driver from 7:30 p.m. until midnight on Friday, June 3, from 1 p.m. until midnight on Saturday, June 4 and from 1 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 5.

Buses operate every 30 minutes from a stop at the main entrance of pavilion site #1, the Hershey Arena at 5500 - 5600 Rose Cherry Place, to a stop at the southwest corner of Rose Cherry Place and Coopers Avenue, in front **pavilion site #11, the Malta Club, at 5745 Coopers. The buses then reverse the route, returning to site #1.

Site #1 houses the pavilions of Africa, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, India, the Philippines and Turkey. Site #11 houses Malta. Site #11 also includes overflow parking for the event.

You can see a map of the Carassauga Pavilions here.


Orangeville


Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival

The Town of Orangeville is closing

  • Broadway between Wellington and First Streets

and other downtown streets Friday evening to accommodate the event.

Orangeville Transit is likely detouring buses while the street is closed, but has not confirmed exact detours. It’s also operating a free shuttle service between downtown and two malls, so that festival goers can park for free away from downtown.

Blue

After 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 3, the bus operates along its regular route to Broadway and First Street, then detour:

northward along First Street; and then
eastward along Second Avenue to Third Street,
resuming its regular route northward along Third Street.

Blues and Jazz Festival shuttle

Shuttle buses operate Friday, June 3 from 5 p.m. until midnight and Saturday June 4 from 11 a.m. until midnight.

The buses leave Rio-Can Shopping Plaza (Walmart) at Hwy 10 and Fifth Avenue every hour on the hour, with the last shuttle leaving the plaza at 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. they also leave the Westside Market Village(Sobey’s) at Highway 109 and Riddell Road every hour on the half hour, with last shuttle leaving at 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Green
Orange

After 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 3, the buses operate along their regular routes to Broadway and First Street, then detour:

northward along First Street; and then
eastward along Second Avenue to Fourth Street,
resuming their regular routes westward along Second Avenue.


Oshawa


Heroes Highway Ride

The Region of Durham and the City of Oshawa are closing the northbound lanes of Simcoe Streets South and North between Highway 401 and Richmond Street Saturday morning to accommodate the procession of motorcyclists.

Durham Region Police officers are controlling traffic during a series of rolling closures, reopening the roadway as the procession passes.

The event may affect Durham Region Transit and GO Transit bus services.

Durham Region Transit
405 Central Park

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., westbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes along Simcoe Street North at Bond Street.

Eastbound passengers should expect delays as the procession passes along Simcoe Street at King Street.

406 Dean

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., northbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes northward along Simcoe Street South between First Avenue and King Street.

411 Grandview
402 King

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., westbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes along Simcoe Street North at Bond Street.

Eastbound passengers should expect delays as the procession passes along Simcoe Street at King Street.

407 Ritson

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., northbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes northward along Simcoe Street North between King and Richmond Streets.

410 Olive / Harmony

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., northbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes northward along Simcoe Street South at John Street.

401 Simcoe

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., northbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes northward along Simcoe Streets South and North between Highway 401 and Richmond Street.

GO Transit
94 Oshawa - Yorkdale via Highway 2

On Saturday, June 4 from 10 until 11 a.m., westbound passengers should expect delays, as the procession passes northward along Simcoe Streets South and North between Highway 401 and Bond Street.


Richmond Hill


Drumhead Service and Parade

The Region of York and the Town of Richmond Hill are closing

  • Yonge Street between Crosby Avenue and Major Mackenzie Drive

Sunday morning and afternoon to accommodate Royal Canadian Legion Branch 375’s annual parade.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

Viva blue

From 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Elgin Mills Road, then detour:

eastward along Elgin Mills Road East;
southward along Newkirk Road; and then
westward along Major Mackenzie Drive East to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip the Elgin Mills and Crosby vivastations.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip the Crosby vivastation.

The Aurora Chamber Street Festival also affects service along this route on Sunday, June 5.

99 Yonge

From 11:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Yonge Street and Crosby Avenue, then detour:

eastward along Crosby;
southward along Pugsley Avenue; and then
westward along Major Mackenzie Drive East to Yonge,
resuming their regular route southward along Yonge.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Yonge Street south of Crosby Avenue, Centre Street West and Arnold Crescent.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Crosby Avenue at Pugsley Avenue,
  • on Pugsley Avenue at Roseview Avenue and - on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops on Yonge Street between Major Mackenzie Drive and Crosby Avenue.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Major Mackenzie Drive East at Baker Avenue and - on Pugsley Avenue at Dunsmore Crescent (north) and Crosby Avenue.

Scarborough


Scarborough events affecting transit services include: the Family Fun Fit / East End Kids of Steel Triatholon (June 5) and Maya’s March (June 6).


Family Fun Fit / East End Kids of Steel Triathlon

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Kingston Road, westbound lanes, between Danforth Avenue and Birchmount Road

on Saturday morning to accommodate the bike race portion of the triathlon.

The TTC is detouring bus service during the event.

12 Kingston Road

From 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 4,westbound buses serving both the 12 and 12A branches operate along their regular route to Kingston Road and Danforth Avenues, then detour:

westward along Danforth; and then
southward along Birchmount Road to Kingston;
resuming their regular route westward along Kingston.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops on Kingston Road opposite Glen Everest Drive and #1839 Kingston and at Birchmount Road.

Eastbound buses operate along their regular route.


Maya’s March

The City of Toronto is closing

  • Conlins Road between Ellesmere Road and Military Trail

on Sunday morning and afternoon to accommodate the walk. Participants support the Hospital for Sick Children and research into PCD (primary cilliary diskinesia).

Participants walk along several streets near Highland Creek Village, including

  • Military Trail between Conlins and Old Kingston Roads,
  • Old Kingston Road between Military Trail and the Highland Creek Overpass,
  • the Highland Creek Overpass across Highway 2A between Kingston Road / Old Kingston Road and Lawson Road and
  • Lawson Road between the Highland Creek Overpass and Colonel Danforth Trail.

The event likely affects TTC service.

38 Highland Creek

From 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays as participants pass along Military Trail, Old Kingston Road and the Highland Creek Overpass. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

86 Scarborough

From 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays as participants pass along Lawson Road and the Highland Creek Overpass. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.


Streetsville


Streetsville events affecting transit services include the Streetsville Founders’ Bread and Honey Festival (June 3, 4, 5), the Bread and Honey Parade (June 4) and the Bread and Honey Road Race (June 5).


Streetsville Founders’ Bread and Honey Festival

During the three-day event in downtown Streetsville and Memorial Park, MiWay is operating free shuttle buses to carry passengers to and from two sites with free parking.

Bread and Honey Festival shuttle

Buses link the Erin Mills Transit Terminal, Streetsville GO Station and downtown Streetsville. Festival organizers have set up two temporary bus stops for passengers — on Thomas Street at Queen Street South and on Queen South at Church Street, beside #312 Queen South.

Saturday, June 4, buses leave the Erin Mills Terminal at noon and every 30 minutes until 6:30 p.m. They leave Thomas Street at Queen Street South at 12:15 p.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:45 p.m.

Sunday, June 5, buses leave Erin Mills at 11 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:30 p.m. They leave Thomas and Queen at 11:15 a.m. and every 30 minutes until 6:45 p.m.


Bread and Honey Parade

The City of Mississauga is closing

  • Britannia Road West between Joymar Drive and Queen Street Streetsville and
  • Queen Street South Streetsville between Britannia Road West and Old Station Road

on Saturday morning and afternoon to accommodate the annual parade.

MiWay is detouring bus service during the event.

10 Bristol - Britannia

From 7 a.m. until noon on Saturday, June 4, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Erin Mills Parkway, then detour:

northbound along Erin Mills and Mississauga Road;
eastbound along Argentia Road,
southbound along Creditview Road; and then
westbound along Britannia West to River Grove Avenue,
resuming their regular route southbound along River Grove.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West at Erin Mills Parkway, west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Erin Mills Parkway across from Windwood Drive,
  • on Argentia Road east of Mississauga Road, at Kitimat Road, east of Kitimat Road, at Campobello Road (west), across from Campobello (east) and at Creditview Road,
  • on Creditview Road at Falconer Drive and Kenninghall Boulevard and
  • on Britannia Road West west of Creditview Road.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellsboro Drive and Queen Street, across from Brookside, Joymar and Turney Drives and at Erin Mills Parkway.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Creditview Road north of Britannia Road West, at Kenninghall Crescent and across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Argentia Drive at Campobello Road (east), west of Campobello Road (west) (2 stops), at Kitimat Road and east of Mississauga Road and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway at Windwood Drive and Britannia Road West.

You can see a map of the detour here. (.pdf)

MiWay is also detouring buses on Sunday morning during the Bread and Honey Road Race.

39 Britannia

From 7 a.m. until noon on Saturday, June 4, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Erin Mills Parkway, then detour:

northbound along Erin Mills and Mississauga Road;
eastbound along Argentia Road,
southbound along Creditview Road; and then
westbound along Britannia West to River Grove Avenue,
resuming their regular route eastward along Britannia Road West.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West at Erin Mills Parkway, west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Erin Mills Parkway across from Windwood Drive,
  • on Argentia Road east of Mississauga Road, at Kitimat Road, east of Kitimat Road, at Campobello Road (west), across from Campobello (east) and at Creditview Road and
  • on Creditview Road at Falconer Drive and Kenninghall Boulevard.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellsboro Drive and Queen Street, across from Brookside, Joymar and Turney Drives and at Erin Mills Parkway.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Creditview Road north of Britannia Road West, at Kenninghall Crescent and across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Argentia Drive at Campobello Road (east), west of Campobello Road (west) (2 stops), at Kitimat Road and east of Mississauga Road and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway at Windwood Drive and Britannia Road West.

You can see a map of the detour here. (.pdf)

MiWay is also detouring buses on Sunday morning during the Bread and Honey Road Race.

44 Mississauga Road

From 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Falconer Drive and Kenninghall Boulevard, then detour:

eastward along Kenninghall;
southward along Creditview Road; and then
westward along Eglinton Avenue West to Mississauga Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Mississauga.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Falconer Drive at Bow River Crescent, across from Plainsman Road, at Alpha Mills Road, north of Matlock Avenue and at Matlock Avenue,
  • on Queen Street North south of Matlock Avenue,
  • on Queen Street South at James, Henry and Caroline Streets, across from Kerr Street, at Tannery and Pearl Streets and Barry Avenue, across from Beech Street, at Old Station Road, across from Reid Drive and at Erin Centre Boulevard and
  • on Mississauga Road at Rothesay and Montcrest Courts and Eglinton Avenue West.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Creditview Road south of Britannia Road West, at Highbrook Avenue, across from Pickwick Drive, at Willow Way, north of Bristol Road West, at Bristol Road West, at Carolyn Road, across from Willowvale Gardens, at Princelea Place and Cuthbert Avenue and
  • on Eglinton Avenue West west of Creditview Road, at Barbertown Road and across from Hewicks Lane.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Mississauga Road at Royal Credit Boulevard, Barbertown Road and Melody Drive,
  • on Queen Street South at Reid Drive, across from Old Station Road, at Beech, Old Pine, Mill and Main Streets, across from Tannery Street, at Kerr, Ontario and Ellen Streets and at Britannia Road West,
  • on Queen Street North at Matlock Avenue,
  • on Matlock Avenue across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Falconer Drive north of Matlock Avenue, at Alpha Mills Road, Plainsman Road, Rapallo Mews, Hyde Mill Crescent North and Kenninghall Boulevard.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Eglinton Avenue West at Hewicks Lane and Inverness Boulevard,
  • on Creditview Road across from Cuthbert Avenue at Sherwood Mills Boulevard, Willowvale Gardens, across from Carolyn Road, at Bristol Road West, Torrington, Pickwick and Duval Drives, south of Britannia Road West, at Britannia Road West and north of Britannia Road West.

You can see a map of the detour here. (.pdf)

9 Rathburn - Miller’s Grove

From 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Vista Boulevard and Thomas Street, then detour:

westward along Thomas;
southward along Erin Mills Parkway; and then
eastward along Erin Centre Boulevard to Queen Street South / Mississauga Road,
resuming their regular route southward along Mississauga.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Thomas Street at Hillside Drive, across from Joymar and Emby Drives and at Queen Street South and
  • on Queen Street South at Barry Avenue, across from Beech Street, at Old Station Road, across from Reid Drive and at Erin Centre Boulevard.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Thomas Street at Wareham Drive and Erin Mills Parkway and
  • on Erin Mills Parkway south of Thomas Street and Banfield Road and north of Erin Centre Boulevard.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Queen Street South at Reid Drive, across from Old Station Road, at Beech and Old Pine Streets and
  • on Thomas Street at Victoria Street, Joymar and Gaffney Drives.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Erin Mills Parkway at McFarren Boulevard and
  • on Thomas Street east of Erin Mills Parkway and at Highbank and Northrise Roads.

You can see a map of the detour here. (.pdf)


Bread and Honey Road Race

The City of Mississauga is closing

  • Britannia Road West between Queen Street Streetsville and Creditview Road

and other streets near Streetsville on Sunday morning and afternoon to accommodate the annual race.

MiWay is detouring bus service during the event.

10 Bristol - Britannia

(MiWay has not confirmed this detour. This post describes how Mississauga Transit detoured buses in 2010 during this event.)

From 8 until 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Queen Street, then detour:

northward along Queen Street North;
eastward along Matlock Avenue;
northward along Falconer Drive;
eastward along Kenninghall Boulevard;
southward along Creditview Road to Bristol Road West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Bristol West.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue,
  • on River Grove Avenue at Riverbrook Crescent, across from Kingsbank Court and Riverdale Crescent, north of Willow Way, across from Still River Crescent and north of Bristol Road West and
  • on Bristol Road West across from Millbrook Lane and at Creditview Road.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queen Street North at Matlock Avenue,
  • on Matlock Avenue across from Falconer Drive,
  • on Falconer Drive north of Matlock Avenue, at Alpha Mills Road, Plainsman Road, Rapallo Mews, Hyde Mill Crescent North and Kenninghall Boulevard and
  • on Creditview Road south of Britannia Road West, at Highbrook Avenue, across from Pickwick Drive, at Willow Way and north of Bristol Road West.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Bristol Road West across from Bathgate Road and at River Grove Avenue,
  • on River Grove Avenue at Stillwater Crescent, Willow Way, Riverdale Crescent, Highbrook Avenue, Astrella Crescent and Britannia Road West and
  • on Britannia Road West west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellsboro Drive and Queen Street.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Creditview Road at Torrington, Pickwick and Duval Drives, south of Britannia Road West, at Britannia Road West and north of Britannia Road West,
  • on Falconer Drive at Bow River Crescent, across from Plainsman Road, at Alpha Mills Road, north of Matlock Avenue and at Matlock Avenue and
  • on Queen Street North south of Matlock Avenue.

You can see a map of the 2010 detour here. (.pdf)

Mississauga Transit is also detouring buses on Saturday morning during the Bread and Honey Parade.

39 Britannia

(MiWay has not confirmed this detour. This post describes how Mississauga Transit detoured buses in 2010 during this event.)

From 8 until 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Britannia Road West and Queen Street, then detour:

northward along Queen Street North;
eastward along Matlock Avenue;
northward along Falconer Drive;
eastward along Kenninghall Boulevard;
southward along Creditview Road to Britannia Road West,
resuming their regular route eastward along Britannia West.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of Turney Drive, at Turney, Joymar and Brookside Drives, Arch Road, Joseph Street and River Grove Avenue.

Instead, southbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queen Street North at Matlock Avenue,
  • on Matlock Avenue across from Falconer Drive and
  • on Falconer Drive north of Matlock Avenue, at Alpha Mills Road, Plainsman Road, Rapallo Mews, Hyde Mill Crescent North and Kenninghall Boulevard.

Northbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Britannia Road West west of River Grove Avenue, at Ellsboro Drive and Queen Street.

Instead, northbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Creditview Road north of Britannia Road West,
  • on Falconer Drive at Bow River Crescent, across from Plainsman Road, at Alpha Mills Road, north of Matlock Avenue and at Matlock Avenue and
  • on Queen Street North south of Matlock Avenue.

You can see a map of the 2010 detour here. (.pdf) Mississauga Transit is also detouring buses on Saturday morning during the Bread and Honey Parade.


Toronto

See also Scarborough


Toronto events affecting transit services are: the Becel Ride for Heart (June 6); and the Portugal Week Parade (June 5).


Becel Heart and Stroke Ride for Heart

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 6, the City of Toronto is closing

  • the Don Valley Parkway between Highway 401 and the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and
  • the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway between Carlaw Avenue and the Humber River

to accommodate the annual fund-raising marathon, allowing cyclists and in-line skaters to ride down the Parkway and support the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

Exhibition Place is also closing some streets to accommodate start- and finish-line activities and end-of-race celebrations.

The event affects GO Transit and TTC services.

GO Transit

GO is detouring buses during the event, but route supervisors will determine specific detours, depending on traffic conditions at the time that each bus is traveling. Passengers should expect delays of from 10 to 15 minutes on most trips.

31 Guelph / Georgetown - Union
16 Hamilton - Union express via QEW

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses start their trips at the Union Station GO Bus Terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street; and then
westward along Lake Shore Boulevard West to the F. G. Gardiner Expressway (at the Humber),
resuming their regular route westward along the Gardiner.

18B Hamilton - Union

The early-morning eastbound bus that leaves the Hamilton GO Centre at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, operates along its regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detours:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

21 Milton / Mississauga - Union

From 2 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, eastbound buses operate along their regular route to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and Lake Shore Boulevard West (at the Humber River) and then detour:

eastward along Lake Shore and Harbour Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Westbound buses start their trips at the Union Station GO Bus Terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street; and then
westward along Lake Shore Boulevard West to the F. G. Gardiner Expressway (at the Humber),
resuming their regular route westward along the Gardiner.

90C Newcastle - Union

The eastbound early-morning bus starts its trip at 6:20 a.m. on Sunday, June 6 from the Union Station GO Bus Terminal, then proceeds:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Queens Quay East
northward along Lower Jarvis and Jarvis Streets and Mount Pleasant Road;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
northward along Leslie Street; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming its regular route eastward along Highway 401.

65 Newmarket - Union

Until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Highways 404 and 401, then proceed:

westward along Highway 401;
southward along Leslie Street;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
southward along Mount Pleasant Road, Jarvis and Lower Jarvis Streets;
westward along Lake Shore Boulevards East and West to Bay Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Northbound buses start their trips at the Union Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Queens Quay East
northward along Lower Jarvis and Jarvis Streets and Mount Pleasant Road;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
northward along Leslie Street; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming their regular route northward along Highway 404.

90B Oshawa - Union

The westbound early-morning buses that leave Oshawa GO Station at 4:40 and 5:40 a.m. on Sunday, June 5 operate along their regular route to Highway 401 and the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404, then detour:

westward along Highway 401;
southward along Leslie Street;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
southward along Mount Pleasant Road, Jarvis and Lower Jarvis Streets;
westward along Lake Shore Boulevards East and West to Bay Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

71 Uxbridge / Stouffville - Union

Until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Highways 404 and 401, then proceed:

westward along Highway 401;
southward along Leslie Street;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
southward along Mount Pleasant Road, Jarvis and Lower Jarvis Streets;
westward along Lake Shore Boulevards East and West to Bay Street; and then
northward along Bay Street to the Union Station GO Bus Terminal.

Northbound buses start their trips at the Union Station bus terminal, then proceed:

southward along Yonge Street;
eastward along Queens Quay East
northward along Lower Jarvis and Jarvis Streets and Mount Pleasant Road;
eastward along Eglinton Avenue East;
northward along Leslie Street; and then
eastward along Highway 401 to the Don Valley Parkway / Highway 404,
resuming their regular route northward along Highway 404.

TTC
6 Bay

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Queens Quays East and West and Lake Shore Boulevard East, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

11 Bayview

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Bayview Avenue south of Highway 401, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

8 Broadview

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue and O’Connor Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

87 Cosburn

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

25 Don Mills

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along the entire route south of Sheppard Avenue East, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

29 Dufferin

Until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, all buses start and end their trips at the Dufferin (Gate) Loop. Buses do not operate along either the 29B (to Ontario Place) or 29D (to the Princes’ Gates) branches through Exhibition Place.

Buses skip all regular stops in Exhibition Place.

329 Dufferin overnight

After 4 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, southbound buses operate along their regular route to Dufferin Street and Springhurst Avenue, then detour:

westward along Springhurst;
southward along Fort Rouille Street;
eastward through the Dufferin (Gate) Loop,
northward along Dufferin;
eastward along King Street West;
southward along Strachan Avenue; and then
westward along the loop access road into the Exhibition (East) Loop,
ending their trips.

Southbound buses skip their regular stops on Saskatchewan Road east of Dufferin Street, Manitoba Drive east of Saskatchewan, at Nova Scotia Avenue and opposite Exhibition Loop.

Northbound buses start their trips in the Exhibition (East) Loop, then proceed:

eastward along the loop access road;
northward along Strachan Avenue;
westward along King Street West;
southward along Dufferin Street;
westward along Springhurst Avenue;
southward along Fort Rouille Street; and then
eastward through Dufferin (Gate) Loop to Dufferin,
resuming their regular route northward along Dufferin.

Northbound buses skip their regular stops on Manitoba Drive at Exhibition Loop and Nova Scotia Avenue, on Saskatchewan Road west of Manitoba and at Dufferin Street.

505 Dundas

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

100 Flemingdon Park

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, O’Connor Drive, Pape Avenue, Millwood Road, Overlea Boulevard and Don Mills Road, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

504 King

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along King Streets East and West, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway and along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

56 Leaside

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Millwood Road and Laird Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

51 Leslie

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Leslie Street south of Highway 401, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

62 Mortimer

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Broadview Avenue, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

501 Queen

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

80 Queensway

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along the Queensway, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Frederick G. Gardiner Expressway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

85 Sheppard East

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Sheppard Avenue East between Don Mills Road and Highway 404, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

88 South Leaside

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Overlea Boulevard, Millwood Road and Laird Drive, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

81 Thorncliffe Park

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Pape Avenue, Millwood Road and Overlea Boulevard, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

24 Victoria Park

Until about 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays from heavy traffic along Victoria Park Avenue south of Highway 401, resulting from motorists seeking alternative routes to the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.

95 York Mills

From about 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, expect delays as participants pass along York Mills Road at the Don Valley Parkway. Plan on adding extra time to your trip.


Unionville


Unionville Village Festival

The Town of Markham is closing

  • Main Street Unionville at various points between Carlton Road and Highway 7

on Friday evening and all day Saturday and Sunday

and

  • Carlton Road between Chambery Crescent and Wembley Road

all day Saturday to accommodate the annual street festival and parade.

York Region Transit is detouring buses during the event.

302 Unionville express

After 5 p.m. on Friday, June 3, buses operate along their regular route to Carlton Road and Fred Varley Drive, then detour:

southward along Fred Varley to Kreighoff Avenue,
resuming their regular route westward along Kreighoff.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on Carlton Road at McKay Crescent (west), opposite Pennock Crescent (east) and at McKay (west), Pomander Road and Main Street Unionville,
  • on Main Street Unionville at Fred Varley Drive and
  • on Fred Varley Drive at Fonthill Boulevard, across from Aldona Road, at Sciberras Road (west) and Kreighoff Avenue.
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After 5 p.m. on Friday, June 3, buses operate along their regular route to Main Street Unionville and Highway 7, then detour:

eastward along Highway 7;
northward along Kennedy Road; and then
westward along Carlton Road to Main,
resuming their regular route westward along Carlton.

Buses skip their regular stops

  • on Main Street Unionville across from Station Lane and Fred Varley Drive and at Carlton Road.

Instead, buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Kennedy Road at Austin Drive and
  • on Carlton Road at Main Street Unionville.
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From 5 p.m. on Friday, June 3 until 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, westbound buses operate along their regular route to Carlton and Kennedy Roads, then detour:

northward along Kennedy;
westward along 16th Avenue; and then
southward along Village Parkway to Carlton,
resuming their regular route southbound along Village.

Westbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Carlton Road at Old Ivy Lane, Main Street Unionville, across from Pomander Road and McKay Crescent (east), at Pennock Crescent (east and west) and Millstone Court and Village Parkway.

Instead, westbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Kennedy Road at Bridle Trail and across from Birchview Lane,
  • on 16th Avenue at Yorkton Boulevard, across from Normandale Road and at York Downs Golf and Country Club.

Eastbound buses reverse the detour routing.

Eastbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Carlton Road at Fred Varley Drive, McKay Crescent (west), across from Pennock Crescent (east) and at McKay (west), Pomander Road, Main Street Unionville, Stanford and Kennedy Roads.

Instead, eastbound buses drop off and pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on 16th Avenue at Normandale Road (east and west), across from Yorkton Boulevard and at Kennedy Road and
  • on Kennedy Road at Birchview Lane, The Bridle Trail and Carlton Road.

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Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.