Toronto police have announced a number of road closures in connection with today’s Toronto Beaches Lions Club Easter Parade.
The parade is set to begin at 2 p.m. at Munro Park Boulevard and Queen Street East at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 21. From that point it will head west along Queen Street East to Woodbine Avenue.
Toronto police say a number of road closures will be in place in the area for all or part of Sunday.
Queen Street East and neighbouring roadways will be impacted as early as 10 a.m. on Sunday from Fallingbrook Road to Neville Park Boulevard, police said.
The parade will follow the route of:
– westbound, Queen Street East from Neville Park Boulevard to Woodbine Avenue, full closure
– southbound, Woodbine Avenue to Lake Shore Boulevard, full closure
– westbound, Lake Shore Boulevard from Woodbine Avenue to Coxwell Avenue, full closure
The parade will end on Lake Shore Boulevard, at approximately 4 p.m., police said.
The parade will take place regardless of weather conditions.
Police said motorists can expect delays in the area and should consider alternate methods of transportation. The TTC, will be re-routing in the area during the parade and may experience delays.
For more information on the Toronto Beaches Lions Club Easter Parade, which is the biggest Easter parade in North America, please visit www.beacheseasterparade.ca