Toronto Marathon Sunday May 5 2019 Road Closures

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Toronto Marathon Event Notice

Road Closures in Effect


Cheer on 12,000+ runners at the Toronto Marathon on Sunday May 5th as they run through your neighbourhood.


The annual Toronto Marathon will run through your neighbourhood on Sunday May 5th, 2019. The event benefits many local charities including The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and Sick Kids. We hope to surpass $1.2 million in raised funds this. 

We work closely with city officials to minimize disruptions and reopen roads as quickly as possible. Join us along the route to support participants from over 50 countries as they experience our city on foot.

The Marathon begins at 7:30 AM.
The Half Marathon begins at 8:30 AM.
5K and 10K begin at 8:00 AM.

 Hwy. 401: Ramps to Yonge Street Southbound will be open by 10:00 AM.

For East-West Travellers: Bloor Street, Danforth Avenue, Queen Street, and Dundas Street are all open for uninterrupted East-West traffic.

Police will be at major intersections to direct traffic. Some delays can be expected.

For more information about the event, including detailed road closures, course maps, and additional events occurring during race weekend, please visit

 For your convenience we have a new and improved map tool that will allow you to see the entire race route, including the timing of road closures and when they open.

Check it out here.

 Road Closures In Effect:

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