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What's open and closed on Victoria Day 2014 in Toronto

What's open and closed on Victoria Day 2014 in Toronto. For info about fireworks happenings check this post out.



  • Government offices and banks
  • Libraries
  • No mail delivery


  • The TTC will operate on holiday service schedules with a start time of 6am.



  • Major chains like No Frills, Fresh Co., Loblaws, Sobeys, Metro, T&T and Whole Foods will be closed with few confirmed exceptions listed below.


  • Arz Fine Foods (1909 Lawrence Avenue East) - 9:30am to 6pm
  • Galleria (865 York Mills Road) - 7am to 12am
  • Metro (444 Yonge Street) - open 24 hours
  • Loblaws (60 Carlton Street) - 10am to 8pm
  • Metro grocery stores might be closed, but onsite garden centres will be open.
  • Pusateri's (57 Yorkville Avenue) - 7:30am to 6pm; (1539 Avenue Road and Bayview Village) - 8am to 6pm;
  • Sobey's Urban Fresh (777 Bay Street, Suite 427) - 7am to 10pm
  • T&T Supermarket (7070 Warden Avenue) - 9am to 10pm
  • T&T Supermarket (9255 Woodbine Avenue) 9am to 10pm
  • Whole Foods Yorkville (87 Avenue Road) - 10am to 6pm



  • LCBO stores will be closed, though select cottage-area outlets that normally close at 6pm may launch extended hours on Friday and Saturday nights.
  • The Beer Store will be closed, though select stores will stay open later on Sunday, May 18.


  • Steam Whistle store (255 Bremner Blvd) - noon to 6pm
  • Mill St. retail store (21 Tankhouse Lane) - 11am to 8pm



  • Eaton Centre (220 Yonge Street) - 10am to 6pm
  • Square One Shopping Centre (100 City Centre Drive) - 11am to 6pm
  • Vaughan Mills (1 Bass Pro Mills Drive, Vaughan) - 10am to 7pm
  • Pacific Mall (4300 Steeles Avenue East) - 11am to 8pm


  • Yorkdale
  • Sherway Gardens
  • Fairview Mall
  • Scarborough Town Centre
  • Bayview Village (with the exception of some restaurants)



  • The Art Gallery of Ontario


Did I miss anything? Add it to the comments below. Photo by Mark Nonkes in the blogTO Flickr pool.

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