Ever since my younger days as a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force band, I have loved parades and have marched in many in all weather.
As an East York resident, I always try to attend the July 1st event and enjoy the “smaller-scale” atmosphere of it. Arrive 5 minutes before it begins and you will still get a terrific vantage point.
People walking and even dancing on tall stilts was a feature this year:
There was also a good display of vintage vehicles:
many East York clubs:
even Mayor Tory was there: