The 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto

Between September 23 and 30, 2017, the City of Toronto is hosting the 2017 Invictus Games. 

550 competitors from 17 nations will compete in 12 adaptive sports. More information can be found here: http://www.invictusgames2017.com/

 

In order to provide a safe and secure environment for all involved, the following road closures are in effect:

Thursday, September 21, 2017, all day

East curb-lane of York Street, between Adelaide Street and Queen Street, will be closed to vehicle traffic for bus staging purposes. Please note this closure is in effect 24 hours a day until Sunday, October 1, 2017.

Friday, September 22, 2017, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Nathan Phillips Square

Queen Street West, between York Street and Bay Street will be closed to vehicle traffic.  You will not be able to enter or exit the underground parking at Nathan Phillips Square from Queen Street.

Friday, September 22, 2017, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., High Park

Southside curb-lane of Bloor Street West, between High Park Avenue and Pacific Avenue, will be closed to vehicle traffic. High Park will be closed to all vehicle traffic.  Parking will be permitted at the High Park Zoo and Colborne Lodge.

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nathan Phillips Square

Queen Street West, between York Street and Bay Street will be closed to vehicle traffic.  You will not be able to enter or exit the underground parking at Nathan Phillips Square from Queen Street.

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Air Canada Centre

No thru traffic will be allowed on Maple Leaf Square.  Maple Leaf Square condo residences will be permitted with identification.

The following areas are closed to vehicle traffic during this time:

o   Bay Street, between Front Street and Lakeshore Boulevard

o   Bremner, between Lakeshore Boulevard West and York Street

o   Westbound curb-lane of Lakeshore Boulevard West (which curb lane)

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Distillery District

Southside of Front Street East, east of Trinity Street, will have traffic restrictions in place.

Saturday, September 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sheraton Centre

Richmond, between Bay Street and York Street, will be closed to vehicle traffic.

 

Members of the public travelling to and around these locations should plan ahead and consider taking public transit.   Please note the closure times are flexible.  Should events go longer than anticipated, road closures will be in effect until necessary.  Updates and any unplanned road closures will be sent out immediately from the Toronto Police Service Operations Centre Twitter account, @TPSOperations.