CNE 2017; Let’s Go To The Ex!
The official opening of the CNE, Canada’s largest annual community event, is just a few days away. The gates will open on Friday, August 18th and stay open until Monday, September 4th (Labour Day), welcoming over 1.5 million people a year.
The CNE offers a rich variety of food and entertainment for kids, families and adults alike. This year does not disappoint featuring an aerial acrobatics and ice skating show, the CNE Innovation Garage (3-day innovators pitch competition), celebrity chefs, rides & games, butter sculpting, the Craft Beer Rest, Nautique WWA World Wakeboard Championships and so much more!
Planning to bring the whole family? Make sure you check out the Food For $5 of Less – stretch your dollars and fun at the CNE – especially under the “Bacon” option: Alabama Tailgator
— Living Toronto! (@Livin_Toronto) August 8, 2017
What’s New at The CNE?
East Coast Kitchen Party – the Opening weekend will play host to the first-ever East Coast Kitchen Party, includes East Coast music, Oyster Shucking and Newfoundland Screeching. Catch the Kitchen Party on August 19, 20th.
Pinball Championship (CNEPC) – During August 25 – 27th, you can watch some of the world’s top pinball players face-off in the first-ever Pinball Championship at the CNE Gaming Garage, including Toronto’s own Jack Tadman.
Trampo Wall – Wall trampoline is the X-Games version of the more traditional trampoline event competed in in the Olympics. Running August 18th to September 4th at Princes’ Boulevard in the CNE.