Toronto International Film Festival - Red Carpet Event road closures
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Severity: Very High
King Street West will be closed from Peter Street to University Avenue due to a red carpet event on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Toronto Transit Commission streetcar routes 504 King, 304 King and 514 Cherry will be detouring westbound via York Street, Queen Street, Spadina Avenue and eastbound via Spadina Avenue, Queen Street, Church Street. 503 Kingston Rd will be detouring via Church Street, Wellington Street and York Street. Severe delays are expected on the 501 Queen, 502 Downtowner, 503 Kingston Road, 504 King and 514 Cherry streetcar routes. Alternate routes: 509 Harbourfront to Exhibition, Lakeshore West GO train to Exhibition, north/south bus and streetcar routes, and Line 2 Bloor-Danforth subway. The King Street "pilot project" will remain in effect on the portions of King Street which remain open between Bathurst Street and Jarvis Street; turning left and going straight is prohibited at most intersections.