2019 Toronto Raptors Championship Parade presented by Tangerine
With the Toronto Raptors securing their first-ever NBA Championship in franchise history Thursday night, the City of Toronto will celebrate its National Basketball Association champions with a downtown parade and fan rally, presented by Tangerine, at Nathan Phillips Square.
The championship parade will feature open-air double decker buses carrying the team with the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy before arriving at Nathan Phillips Square for the fan rally. Fans are reminded to dress according to the weather and to wear their Raptors colours proudly.
10:00 a.m. – Parade departs Princes’ Gates (gateway at Exhibition Place)
12:30 p.m. – Parade arrives at Toronto City Hall (Nathan Phillips Square)
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Championship celebration at Nathan Phillips Square
Coronation Park Parade Viewing Party
Fans are invited to a parade viewing party at Coronation Park if they prefer to avoid downtown congestion. You can watch the parade kick off and the rest of the festivities on the big screen.
Nathan Phillips Square
There will be big screens and additional audio setup for fans further back from the stage. Toronto Police Service would like to remind fans to please refrain from bringing clutter downtown and keep our city clean.
What to bring
Pack light - items like coolers, chairs, umbrellas, large bags etc. will not be permitted on Nathan Phillips Square before or during the rally. Please plan accordingly before you come down.
Want to watch the Championship Parade LIVE and UNINTERRUPTED?
Open the app on Monday at 10 AM to watch the livestream of the parade in progress and get a chance to win some championship swag.
(Randomly selected viewers will win a championship prize pack and will be emailed directly)