TIFF Festival Street road closure, streetcar route
Aug. 30, 2019
Global Korean Post
The City of Toronto is a proud partner in the 44th annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
This year, TIFF is holding its sixth annual Festival Street Initiative, a free pop-up street festival with music, screenings and activations, from September 5 to 8, 2019.
Festival Street will result in the full closure of King Street West to traffic between Peter Street and University Avenue from 5 a.m. on Thursday, September 5 until 5 a.m. on Monday, September 9.
The following streets will also be fully closed during the time:
• John Street between King Street West and Wellington Street West,
• Ed Mirvish Way between King Street West and Pearl Street, and
• Simcoe Street between Wellington Street West and Pearl Street.
Eastbound lanes on King Street West between Spadina Avenue and Peter Street will be closed, and westbound lanes on King Street West between York Street and University Avenue will be closed.
The road closure will also result in service adjustments to the 504A King and 504B King, 508 Lake Shore (service starting September 3) and 304 King (night) streetcar services.