Getting There

Event Location

The event will be held at Mel Lastman Square (5100 Yonge Street) in North York. The nearest major intersection is Yonge St. and Sheppard Ave.


There are a few different TTC options available to you on race day:

  • Subway - Mel Lastman Square is located at North York Centre Station on the Yonge/University/Spadina subway line. The subway begins service at 6:00 a.m.
  • Bus -Take the 320 Yonge St. bus to North York Civic Centre. The bus runs 24 hours a day.
  • Walk - A 15 minute walk from Finch Subway Station - note: parking at Finch station is free.
  • Park at York Mills Subway Station ($4 from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m.) and take the subway to North York Centre Station.


Please avoid driving on or crossing Yonge Street (between Sheppard Avenue and Drewry/Cummer Avenue) when accessing our parking recommendations below. There are limited parking spaces in each lot. To avoid line ups when accessing parking lots please arrive early.

Suggested Parking lots

  • 5255 Yonge Street access via Doris Ave. only
  • 12 Hillcrest Ave access via Doris Ave. only
  • 10 Harlandale Ave access via Beecroft Ave. only
  • 45- Sheppard Ave access via Sheppard Ave. only
  • 25 Sheppard Ave West access via Sheppard Ave. only
  • 68 Sheppard Ave access via Sheppard Ave. only
  • 18 Hendon Ave access via Hendon Ave. only
    Note: we recommend you do not come up Yonge Street but to use Doris Ave. or Bishops Ave. instead

Lane Restrictions

Check back for full details on lane restrictions.

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 4:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

On Saturday, September 12, RBC Race for the Kids will be held in North York in support of the Family Navigation Project at Sunnybrook. This 5K, 10K walk/run has been organized with a planning team, which included members of City of Toronto, to minimize the disruptions to North York residents and businesses.

We are grateful to the North York community for welcoming us in to their neighbourhood once again. Thanks to your support over the last seven years we have raised over $14 million to help families with youth struggling with mental illness and addiction find the specialize care they need.

If you have any questions, please contact us at: 416-480-6100 ext. 87299 or