Ricoh Coliseum is located on the grounds of Exhibition Place, just minutes west of Toronto’s downtown core. Exhibition Place is bordered by the Gardiner Expressway to the North, Lake Shore Boulevard to the South, Dufferin Street to the West and Strachan Avenue to the East.
Planning to drive?
While there are over 5000 parking spots available adjacent to Ricoh Coliseum, all parking
lots are operated by Exhibition Place and are shared by all events happening on the grounds. Ricoh Coliseum recommends that fans take public transit or arrive early as during large events parking can be limited and not guaranteed (eg. Canadian National Exhibition or Caribana). For more info, please contact the Exhibition Place Parking Department at 416-263-3646 (available Monday to Friday, standard business hours) or online at www.explace.on.ca.
- From The East: Take the Gardiner Expressway west to Spadina/Lake Shore Boulevard cut off and follow the signs for Lake Shore Boulevard. Take Lake Shore Boulevard to the Princes’ Gates (just west of Strachan Avenue). As you enter the Princes’ Gates via Princes’ Blvd, follow the signs to available parking lots.
- From The West: Take the Gardiner Expressway east to Lake Shore Boulevard. There are entrance points to Exhibition Place from Lake Shore Boulevard at Ontario Drive and Newfoundland Drive. From the Newfoundland Drive entrance, turn left on Princes’ Blvd., and follow the road to parking lots 3 on your right or 2 on your left hand side. To access the underground/indoor lot of the Enercare Centre (formerly the Direct Energy Centre), turn right on Princes’ Blvd. to Canada Boulevard. Turn left at Canada Boulevard and enter the lot on your left.
- From The North: From the 401, take the Don Valley Parkway south to the Gardiner Expressway west and follow the directions for “From The East”. Alternately, from the 401, take 427 South to the Gardiner Expressway east and follow the directions “From The West”.
- From The Airport: Take the 427 South to the Gardiner Expressway east and follow the directions “From The West.”
Taking Public Transportation?
- Take the East-West Lakeshore GO Train to the Exhibition station, one stop west of Union Station.
- For more GO Transit information call 1-888-GET-ON-GO (438-6646) or visit www.gotransit.ca.
- From Bathurst Station, board the #511 STREETCAR towards FLEET LOOP. Transfer to 509/511 REPLACEMENT BUS towards LAKE SHORE and BATHURST. Depart and head South on BASTION ST, turn left at FLEET ST. Depart and head East on MANITOBA DR (0.06 km).
- From Union Station, board the 509 HARBOURFRONT STREETCAR towards FLEET LOOP. Transfer to 509/511 REPLACEMENT BUS towards LAKE SHORE and BATHURST. Depart and head South on BASTION ST, turn left at FLEET ST. Depart and head East on MANITOBA DR (0.06 km).
- From Dufferin Station, board the #29 bus south to Exhibition. Service will increase & operate between Dufferin Station and Exhibition every few minutes. Service at Exhibition will terminate at all times at Dufferin Gate Loop.
- For more TTC information call (416) 393-INFO (4636) or visit www.ttc.ca.
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