PLAN YOUR VISIT
Need directions to our venues, have questions about ticketing, looking for restaurant recommendations or information on where to stay during your visit to Toronto? You've come to the right place. You can also find tourist info on how to travel to and within our city below.
Fall for Dance North takes place across three venues, all of which are accessible for persons using assistive devices and/or accompanied by service animals. FFDN is dedicated to working together with our venue partners to ensure consistency, as much as possible, for a barrier free environment, so our visitors can enjoy the festival experience to the fullest extent possible. Visit our accessibility page for information on barrier-free access to and facilities within each of our venues.
MERIDIAN HALL (Formerly the Sony Centre) 1 Front Street East
Program 1 | October 2–3
Program 2 | October 4–5
For all other questions about your visit to MERIDIAN HALL, please consult their plan your visit page.
Did you know?
MERIDIAN HALL is the largest soft seat theatre in Canada.
RYERSON THEATRE 43 Gerrard Street East
Program 3 | October 4–6
Ryerson Theatre is easily accessible by car or the TTC. There are several paid parking lots surrounding Ryerson Theatre, click here for location information. Limited metered street parking is also available on surrounding streets. There is no parking on site at Ryerson Theatre.
Did you know?
In addition to live performances, Ryerson Theatre is used for events such as product launches, fashion shows, and film shoots.
UNION STATION (West Wing) 65 Front Street West
Free Programming | September 23 – October 5
All of our Free Programming takes place in Union Station's West Wing which is located on street level just west of the Great Hall in the historic area of the building. Enter the building from the Front Street entrance and turn right.
Toronto's Union Station is easily accessible by car, the TTC, GO Transit and the UP Express. For a virtual map inside Union Station’s West Wing click here and for a digital map of the building’s main floor click here.
Although there is no parking at Union Station. There are many nearby lots available, to see a complete map click here.
For all other questions about your visit to Union Station, please consult their FAQ page.
Did you know?
Union Station station receives over 300,000 visitors a day.
BOX OFFICE INQUIRIES
Have questions about ticketing? Visit our FAQ page.
Still have questions? Call the MERIDIAN HALL Box Office at 1-855-872-7669 between 12pm -5pm, Monday-Friday.
For Ryerson Theatre performances during the week of the festival, the Ryerson Theatre Box Office will be open 1 hour and 15 min prior to performance time.
Toronto is home to two international airports -
Toronto Pearson (24 km from downtown).
Hop on the UP express for a quick commute from Pearson to Union Station in 15 minutes.
Billy Bishop (in the heart of downtown).
Regional travel - GO Buses depart and terminate at the GO Bus Station at Union Station
Intercity travel - Via Rail trains depart and terminate at Union Station.
Regional travel - All major GO Train lines also travel into Toronto from nearby cities like Kitchener/Waterloo, Hamilton and Oshawa.
Plan your travel by car with Google Maps.
GETTING AROUND TORONTO
By Public Transport
Toronto has an extensive transit system called the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC). Adult fare is $3.25 for a single ride. Day and weekly passes are also available.
Presto cards are valid for all public transport within Toronto and the surrounding area.
Toronto has a public bike share program. The city streets are lined with many bike lanes.
Plan your walking strategy throughout the city during your visit.
WHERE TO STAY
The Chelsea Hotel is the official hotel of Fall for Dance North.
For a discounted rate* especially for FFDN ticket holders, please contact Christina by email at email@example.com or by phone at 416-907-4334.
*Based on availability, offer valid until September 15, 2019. Some conditions may apply.
Otherwise, Toronto boasts a plethora of accommodation options for all budgets.
Check back here mid-summer for special offers for FFDN ticket holders from local businesses