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Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Toronto


Every year at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, Torontonians join other Canadians and people around the world in remembering and honoring those who have made sacrifices in times of war. In the preceding week, you can take part in Veterans' Week activities while on November 11th and on the weekends nearest Remembrance Day, you can attend a public ceremony at the following locations:

Sunday November 4, 2012

Scarborough Civic Centre - Sunday November 4

Sunday November 11, 2012

Prospect Cemetery - Sunrise Service

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Queen's Park - Veterans' Memorial

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Toronto Old City Hall - Cenotaph

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Historic Fort York/Strachan Avenue Military Cemetery

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  • Presented by The City of Toronto, Fort York National Historic Site and the Toronto Municipal Chapter IODE (Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire) - www.toronto.ca/culture/museums/featured-events.htm
  • Admission to Fort York is free until 12:30 (learn more about visiting Fort York on the City of Toronto website).
  • Garrison Common/Strachan Avenue Military Cemetery, Fort York, 250 Fort York Boulevard
  • 2012 ceremony begins at 10:45am

East York Civic Centre - Memorial Gardens

Etobicoke Civic Centre - Cenotaph

View of the cenotaph at the Etobicoke Civic Centre
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North York Civic Centre (Toronto Centre for the Arts) - George Weston Hall

  • City of Toronto Ceremony - www.toronto.ca/lestweforget/
  • George Weston Recital Hall at the Toronto Centre for the Arts
  • 5040 Yonge Street
  • 2012 ceremony begins at 10:45am

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