Running, Health & Fitness Expo

At Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Running Health and Fitness Show - 17th and 18th October 2014

The expo is in Hall D of the Direct Energy Center 100 Princes' Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3

Shuttle Buses to the Expo

The Expo Shuttle Buses will be picking participants from downtown Toronto.  The downtown pick up / drop off location Richmond Street, just west of University Avenue (corner of Richmond Street and Simoce Street).

The Shuttle Buses will be running all day, every 15 minutes between Downtown and the Direct Energy Centre, Exhibit Hall D.

Loading Area for the Shuttle Buses:

Shuttle Bus from Downtown

Loading Zone: Richmond Street, just west of University Avenue (corner of Richmond Street and Simcoe Street).

Shuttle Bus from the Direct Energy Centre (DEC) — 100 Princes' Blvd — east of Newfoundland Dr.

Loading Zone: On the North side of Princes' Blvd, in front of the Direct Energy Centre — Hall D

2013 Expo Shuttle Bus Schedule:

Friday, October 17, 2014

Downtown
  • First Bus will be leaving at 10:30am
  • Last Bus will be leaving at 7:15pm
Direct Energy Centre, Exhibit Hall D
  • First Bus will be leaving the Expo at 11:15am
  • Last Bus will be leaving the Expo at 8:15pm

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Downtown
  • First Bus will be leaving at 9:30am
  • Last Bus will be leaving at 5:15pm
Direct Energy Centre, Exhibit Hall D
  • First Bus will be leaving the Expo at 10:15am
  • Last Bus will be leaving the Expo at 6:15pm

Parking:


There is plenty of short term car parking available for all participants at the DEC. Exhibition Place has more then 7,000 parking spaces
within the grounds.  The following rates will apply:

Direct Energy Centre/Exhibition Place will be charging a flat rate of $14 for parking on Friday & Saturday during expo hours.

For more affordable options we recommend:

Taking one of our FREE SHUTTLE BUSES from the Sheraton Hotel (123 Queen Street W) to the Expo: (See above)

Taking the TTC – plan your route with their “trip planner” app (Direct Energy Centre address is 100 Princes’ Blvd): Time Table

Or there are several Green P and municipal street parking options that charge by the hour in the area (Direct Energy Centre address is 100 Princes’ Blvd): See Here

How do I get there using a Vehicle or Public Transit?

100 Princes' Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3

Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place is located 4 kms west of downtown Toronto and is accessible via the Gardiner Expressway or Lakeshore Boulevard.
Exhibition Place is bordered by: Gardiner Expressway to the North; Lake Shore Boulevard to the South; Dufferin Street to the West; Strachan Avenue to the East.

Access via Automobile:
FROM THE EAST: Take the Gardiner Expressway west to Spadina/Lake Shore Boulevard cutoff and follow the signs for Lakeshore Boulevard. Take Lake Shore Boulevard to the Princes' Gates (just west of Strachan Avenue).
FROM THE WEST: Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard or Jameson Avenue. There are three entrance points to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard - British Columbia Drive, Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive.

Access via Toronto Transit (TTC):
#29 DUFFERIN BUS
Take the Bloor subway to Dufferin Station and proceed to street level. Board the #29 bus south to Exhibition Place.

#511 BATHURST STREETCAR
Take the Bloor subway to Bathurst Station and proceed to street level. Board the #511 streetcar south to Exhibition Place.

#509 LAKESHORE STREETCAR
Take the Yonge-University subway to Union Station and proceed to the Queens Quay platform. Board the #509 streetcar west to Exhibition Place.

* Please note that one TTC fee applies to all consecutive travel. Upon boarding any TTC line (subway, bus or streetcar) please obtain a transfer which will allow you free access onto your connecting line. For more information, visit the TTC at www.ttc.ca or call 416-393-4636.

Access via GO Train:
Exhibition Place also has a GO station located right on our grounds. The station name is EXHIBITION and is one stop west of Union Station on the East-West Lakeshore line. For more information contact GO Transit at www.gotransit.ca or 416-869-3200.


 

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