Bloordale May Day



ON MARGUERETTA STREETwest side of street between Bloor and the laneway.

• Ana Bailão’s Community BBQ: PLAYDAY BBQ and grand opening of City Councillor Ana Bailão’s new Bloor Street office at 1240 Bloor Street West.

• Music DJ and live children’s performances

• Water Truck

• Animal Walk: Earth Echoes walks over a menagerie of live animals to PLAYDAY from their pet store at Earth Echoes 1192 Bloor Street West.



• PLAYbynature: A Pop Up Adventure Playground for children, bringing an abundance of materials or “loose parts” to support children’s freely chosen, self-direct play. GREEN HERE Andrea Dawber,


ON BROCK AVE.west side of street between Bloor and the laneway

• Traffic Tapestry: Help make large-scale paintings using stamps of car, bike parts and shoes. Jeff Man with Sweet Pete’s and the Bloordale BIA,

• Bloordale Laneways: Come and share your ideas for laneway activation and improvement at a brainstorming charrette with The Laneway Project. Michelle Senayah,

• Share Bloordale: Colour a Walk, Ride and Drive safety backpack and it is yours to keep. Bloordale BIA,

• Bloor/Gladstone Public Library: The library brings Walk, Ride and Drive books and stories. Learn about other cool things your local library has to offer. Bloor/Gladstone Public Library |

• Bloordale Haven: Help brand Bloor and Brock Avenue as the Bloordale Haven. Make a Haven sign in shaving soap on the Brock Haven wall.

Helen Acaman, Friends of Susan Tibaldi Parkette and Brock Haven

• Music Hair Cuts Pay-what-you-can hair cuts by Alicia Lumsden, The Queen Shoppe to help fund a Bloordale scholarship to the Music Therapy Centre. Funds matched by the Bloordale BIA | |

• Play Store: Children recycle used card-boxes to create their own shops. Architectural activities provided by: Rotem Yaniv, PULP: Reclaimed Materials Art and Design, Play Store workshop with PULP and Cristina Martin, MPP, April 28 to May 1 at Cristina’s office, 1199 Bloor St. West.

• Animal Walk: Earth Echoes walks over a menagerie of live animals to PLAYDAY from their pet store at Earth Echoes 1192 Bloor Street West.

• Story Button: Create and wear your own walk, ride, drive and share Bloordale button with Story Planet,

• Traffic Station: A sculpture / tower / street traffic barrier / event marker: located to redirect street traffic from entering the Bloordale Haven. Dyan Marie

May 02, 2015 at 12:00pm - 5pm
Brock and Margueretta Streets, Bloor to the laneway
1210 to 1240 Bloor St W
Toronto, ON M6H
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Councillor Ana Bailão · · 416-392-7012
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