Banks and many city services in Toronto are closed for Thanksgiving Monday, as are most stores and malls. Here's a look at what's different this weekend, particularly on Monday.
Food, drink and shopping
- Most grocery stores will be closed on Monday, Oct. 13, with the following exceptions:
- Sobeys locations, some 24 hours and some holiday schedule
- Fine Foods (1909 Lawrence Ave. East), 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Metro (444 Yonge St.), open 24 hours
- Loblaws (60 Carlton St.) - 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- T&T Supermarket (two locations, 7070 Warden Ave., 9255 Woodbine Ave.), 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- Whole Foods Yorkville (87 Avenue Rd.), 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Galleria Supermarket (7040 Yonge St.), open 24 hours
- All LCBO stores will be closed on Monday, Oct. 13 and resume business on Tuesday, Oct. 14.
- All of Toronto's LCBO and The Beer Store locations will be closed.
- Beer will be available at the following locations:
- Steam Whistle (255 Bremner Boulevard),12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Mill St. Brewery (21 Tankhouse Lane), 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Amsterdam Brewhouse (245 Queens Quay West), 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- Bellwoods Brewery Bottle Shop (124 Ossington Avenue), 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Eaton Centre, Square One, Pacific Mall and Vaughan Mills are open on Monday.
Museums and galleries
- The Ontario Science Centre (770 Don Mills Road), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- The Royal Ontario Museum(100 Queen's Park), 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m..
- Ripley's Aquarium of Canada (288 Bremner Boulevard), 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- The Toronto Zoo (2000 Meadowvale Road), 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
City of Toronto
- Business will resume as usual on Tuesday, Oct. 14.
- The 311 contact centre will be open for urgent matters requiring the city's immediate attention.
Garbage, green bin and recycling collection
- There will be no curbside green bin, recycling or garbage collection on Thanksgiving Day. Thanksgiving Day's pickup will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 14.
- All City of Toronto parking regulations and restrictions will apply during this time.
- The TTC operates on a holiday schedule on Monday.
Toronto Public Library
- All branches, departments and services of the Toronto Public Library will be closed. Business will resume as usual on Tuesday, October 14.