Archive for February, 2010

What’s Open and Closed in the GTA on Family Day


Today many people are celebrating Ontario’s newest statutory holiday, Family Day, which occurs the third Monday of February. Here’s a look at what’s open and closed in the GTA for the holiday’s third year of existence in the province:


  • All family-friendly tourist attractions (incl. movie theatres, Toronto Zoo, CN Tower, Casa Loma, ROM, Ontario Science Centre, skating rinks and arenas)
  • Eaton Centre
  • Vaughan Mills
  • Pacific Mall
  • Woodbine Centre


  • Banks
  • Schools
  • Public libraries
  • LCBO and Beer Stores
  • Post offices
  • Most malls and grocery stores

TTC is running on holiday schedule and GO Transit is running on Saturday schedule. Have a happy family day, everyone!