Saturday May 9, 2015
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Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at the
Tommy Thompson Park Spring Bird Festival!
Located on the Toronto Waterfront, Tommy Thompson Park is Toronto's largest greenspace and provides critical stopover habitat for migrating birds. There have been 316 native species recorded to date at the park!
Join us at the Spring Bird Festival to learn about the amazing phenomenon of migration and the importance of bird conservation. A variety of activities will be offered for people of all ages and all birding abilities!
Please visit the activities page for more detail and note that some activities require registration. Activities and schedule is subject to change. Please confirm your registration before attending the festival.
Where is TTP?
Tommy Thompson Park is located at 1 Leslie Street, Toronto (at the foot of Leslie St, south of Lake Shore Blvd E).
FREE parking is available on Unwin Avenue or Leslie Street, and in the TTP Parking Lot. Parking is limited.
Getting to TTP via TTC
From Donlands Subway Station: Take the 83 Jones S. bus south from Donlands station to Commissioners St. It is a short walk south of the stop to the park.
From Downtown: Take the 501 Streetcar along Queen St. to Leslie St. Catch the 83 Jones S. Bus to Commissioners St. and walk south to the park entrance.
Due to expansion of TTC's streetcar infrastructure on Leslie Street, bus detours, lane closures and reduced street parking are expected. Please visit TTC's Leslie Street Barns website for up to date information and be sure to confirm your bus route on TTC's Schedule and Maps website.
Other Things You Should Know
Please note that pets and unauthorized vehicles are not permitted in the park.
Certified Bird Friendly coffee from Birds and Beans will be sold at the Staff Booth of the park. Additionally, a hotdog vendor will be selling food on Leslie St at Unwin Ave. Please know that these are the only food and beverages available at the festival - there is no food or drink available inside the park. Make sure to bring adequate snacks and water for the day! There are no garbage containers at the park. Remember simplest and most fundamental rule is: pack it in, pack it out.
Tommy Thompson Park Map