TORONTO, June 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Union Summer-Presented by TD returns to the Sir John A. Macdonald Plaza from July 1-August 19ththis year bringing an eclectic offering of food, musicians, film screenings and live performances to Union Station. The market will showcase 'Where Toronto is Going' with a curated mix of local food vendors.
Union Summer-Presented by TD will feature 50 consecutive days of programming on the TD Stage handpicked from local arts and cultural organizations. It's a showcase of Toronto's talent, culture and spirit right at the gateway to the city. Daily programming will include:
Folk Music Ontario Mondays
Highlights from Wavelengths Festival on Tuesdays
Live from City Hall every Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday Outdoor Movie Nights
Thursdays' TD Festival previews
DJ 'Nooner' and TD Music Fridays
Saturdays' Young Artists Showcase
Weekend Children's Programming with the Design Exchange
"Union is truly becoming a destination in the heart of the city where people can find the best of Toronto," said Lawrence Zucker, President & CEO of Osmington, who is responsible for the retail development at Union Station. "Be it the latest food trends, breakout performances, a movie under the stars, or just a drink with friends – think of Union as your garden patio oasis this summer."
"TD is committed to helping build strong, connected communities and we are thrilled to again support the lineup of incredible events at this year's Union Summer," said Theresa McLaughlin, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Marketing Officer, TD Bank Group. "We are honoured that our continued collaboration with Union helps to create one-of-a-kind events that bring the community together in unique and diverse ways."
About Union In 2009, Osmington (Union Station) Inc., a subsidiary of Osmington Inc., entered into an agreement with the City of Toronto to become the retail developer of Union Station pursuant to a 75-year head lease. With 300,000 daily visitors, Union Station is Canada's busiest transit hub. Through its curation of retail and culinary tenants, cultural programming and partnership activations, Union strives to be one of the world's most engaging civic experiences. www.torontounion.ca | Follow us on social @torontounion | #unionsummer | #wheretorontoisgoing
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For further information: Elena Beveridge, Beveridge Marketing, [email protected], 647-381-2199