Our Venue

LOCATION: 

Enercare Centre, Hall D, Exhibition Place Toronto, 100 Princes’ Blvd #1, Toronto, Ontario

SHOW DATES:

October 13 & 14, 2018

HOURS:

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Need Hotel Accommodations?

The CFA is pleased to partner with Hotel X Toronto for the Toronto Franchise Canada Show. Special Franchise Canada Show Rate from Friday, October 12 to Monday October 15, 2018: Standard, Single or Double Occupancy Room at $359 per night for a Signature Room. All applicable taxes and fees extra.

Hotel Availability is based on a first come first serve basis. Ensure you inform the reservations agent that you are with the Canadian Franchise Association booking for the Franchise Canada Show.

Contact Hotel X at: 647-943-9300

We highly recommend that you secure your hotel accommodation due to several large conventions taking place in Toronto on the Exhibition grounds at the time of the Franchise Canada Show.

Cut off is Friday, September 7, 2018


DIRECTIONS

By Car (via Airport)

Exit 427 south to Gardiner Expressway East.
Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard.
There are three entrance points (at the traffic lights) to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard – British Columbia Drive, Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive.

By Car (via West End)

Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard
Stay on Lakeshore Blvd. east
There are three entrance points (at the traffic lights) to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard – British Columbia Drive, Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive.

By Car (via East End)

Take the Gardiner Expressway west to Spadina/Lake Shore Boulevard cutoff and follow the signs for Lakeshore Boulevard.
Take Lake Shore Boulevard to Strachan Avenue and enter via Fleet St. (just north of the Princes Gates).

By Public Transportation

GO Train:
Take the Lakeshore West Line to Exhibition Station. If you are travelling from west of Exhibition Station, please note there will be service disruptions during the weekend of October 13 & 14.

TTC:

There are two stations on Exhibition Grounds and numerous parking locations both above and below ground.

1. 29 Dufferin Bus

Take the Bloor subway to Dufferin Station, board the #29 bus south to Exhibition Place.

2. 511 Bathurst Streetcar

Take the Bloor subway to Bathurst Station, board the #511 streetcar south to Exhibition Place. There are two streetcar stops at Exhibition Place, at Strachan Avenue, and adjacent to the Horse Palace/GO Station.

3. 509 Harbourfront Streetcar

Take the Yonge-University subway to Union Station. Take the 509 Streetcar from the Union Station southbound streetcar tunnel towards Exhibition Loop .

There are two streetcar stops at Exhibition Place, at Strachan Avenue, and adjacent to the Horse Palace/GO Station.

NOTE: For events held at Enercare Centre & Beanfield Centre please use the Strachan stop adjacent to the Princes’ Gates. For events in BMO Field, Ricoh Coliseum, Queen Elizabeth Building or Better Living Centre please use the the TTC loop at the end of the line.

For more information, visit the TTC at www.ttc.ca or call 416-393-4636

PARKING AT EXHIBITION PLACE

We are enhancing the signage in our Lots in order to better serve you! As part of this project our Lots have been renumbered as follows:

Enercare Garage = 850 or Enercare Garage

Lot 1 = 851

Lot 2 = 852

Lot 3 = 853

Lot 4 = 854

Lot 5 = 855

Lot 5A = 855 (combined)

Lot 6 = Lot 856

Lot N = Lot 857

Lot P = 858

Lot A = 859 or Gore Lot

Offering 6,450 parking spaces located adjacent to one of Toronto’s main highways, the Gardiner Expressway, including 1,300 underground. A convenience very few venues can offer!

Regular Daily Parking Rates*

Surface Lots $15.00

after 6:00 pm $12.00

Underground Lot $15.00

after 6:00 pm $12.00

Underground rates increase $3 on peak usage days.

Increased rates for BMO Field and special events.

All parking lots are operated by Exhibition Place. Taxi cab service is available at all main entrances. We also offer exhibitor parking programs and valet parking services.

For additional info, please call Parking Services at 416-263-3646.

Wheelchair Accessible Parking

Exhibition Place provides a total of 88 wheelchair accessible parking spaces throughout all of its surface parking lots and indoor garage. All spaces are located near the entrances to the lots and/or close to the pedestrian access points to buildings and event space. Regular parking rates apply.

Hybrid Vehicle parking Spaces

A total of 14 parking spaces are provided exclusively for energy efficient hybrid electric/gasoline vehicles. These preferred spaces are located in Lots 1, 2, 3 and 4 and the indoor garage, in close proximity to the wheelchair accessible spaces. The preferred location of the hybrid spaces recognizes the contribution that owners are making towards lowering emissions, and the use of the spaces is left to the discretion of drivers. Regular parking rates apply.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Charge your electric vehicle in the underground parking garage at Enercare Centre. Look for the green ‘Electric Vehicle Charging Station’ signs in the underground parking lot: on the west, and north side of Hall D (green zone); south side of Hall B (blue zone); north and south side of Hall A (red zone). Regular parking rates apply.

Parent and Child Parking

A total of 5 parking spaces are provided for the exclusive use of parents with small children and/or strollers. These are located in the indoor garage, and in Lots 1 and 3, near the accessible and hybrid parking spaces, with easy access to the buildings and event space. Regular parking rates apply.