Apr 19, 2019
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St. Francis of Assisi Church
Every year during Holy Week, St. Francis of Assisi Church holds an annual Good Friday Procession commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
The Good Friday Procession, which starts at 3:00 pm from the surrounding area of St. Francis of Assisi Church (Mansfield Ave/Grace St), makes its way through the Little Italy neighbourhood in Toronto.
The procession has approximately 6,000 participants, 10 floats, and 3 bands.
During the procession, the following road closures are in effect:
- College St (between Bathurst St & Ossington Ave)
- Dundas St W (between Bathurst St & Ossington Ave)
These roads are expected to be closed from 2:30 – 6:00 pm, approximately.
Transit is also affected – the College St & Dundas St W TTC streetcars will be diverted.
The procession route:
- Grace St/Mansfield Ave
- Southbound on Grace St
- Westbound on Dundas St W
- Northbound on Montrose Ave
- Eastbound on College St
- Southbound on Manning Ave
- Westbound on Mansfield Ave
The Good Friday Procession ends at St. Francis of Assisi Church (Mansfield Ave & Grace St)
LOCATION: St. Francis of Assisi Church