June 21-June 30, 2017 Yorkville – Various Locations The TD Toronto Jazz Festival is moving to Yorkville, and it kicks off this summer from June 23 – July 2nd, 2017. With more than 100 free concerts being presented throughout stages in Yorkville, everyone is invited to experience the best jazz from Toronto, across the country and […]
On June 9th, we will be holding our Annual Tulip Bulb Giveaway, at 69 Bloor Street East, beginning at 9:30 a.m., until all bulbs are gone.
This spring, the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) will unite Toronto’s political, business and philanthropic leaders in the fight against HIV and AIDS. Can You Do Lunch? is a 90-minute fundraising and networking opportunity in support of Canadian HIV and AIDS research. Now in its fifth year, Can You Do Lunch? will welcome more […]
Orginially posted April 4, 2017 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | UrbanToronto.ca Construction of Bentall Kennedy and KingSett Capital‘s 2 St. Thomas reached an important milestone last week, when representatives from the two developers gathered to celebrate the official topping out of the new Hariri Pontarini-designed luxury rental development in Toronto’s posh Yorkville area. Situated at the intersection […]
Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary festival, will present its 24th edition from April 27 to May 7, 2017, presenting over 200 films from across the globe and welcoming hundreds of international filmmakers and industry delegates to Toronto!
Open to the Public March 11, 2017 In 2014, the story of nine rare blue whales becoming trapped in ice and dying, off the coast of Newfoundland, went viral when two of the blue whales washed ashore into Rocky Harbour. The devastating loss to the blue whale population, which is equivalent to the population of […]
12th Annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest A Huge Success!
Celebrate winter with the 12th Annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest taking place on Saturday, February 25th and Sunday, February 26th throughout the Village of Yorkville Park and surrounding area. Open to the public on February 25th from 12 Noon–8 pm and February 26th from 12 Noon–5 pm, the Village of Yorkville Park and Cumberland Street will […]
The Bloor-Yorkville BIA launched the innovative Bloor-Yorkville Travel Rebate program In September, and several BIA members are taking advantage of the program. The BIA extends this program to all BIA Members, and you could still get involved!
A long time part of the Bloor-Yorkville streetscape are the distinctive, decorative blue lampposts, which are owned by the BIA. Unfortunately, on occasion, lampposts are damaged or destroyed by trucks and other vehicles. The cost of replacing a lamppost ranges from $16,000 to $21,000, which is a cost to the BIA, if we cannot source the party who did the damage.