Each Father’s Day, Bloor Street in Yorkville, Canada’s most prestigious shopping area closes to traffic for the Yorkville Exotic Car Show. Walking along the red carpet stretching from Bay Street to Avenue Road, attendees have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the most beautiful cars from manufacturers such as Ferrari, Porsche, Aston Martin and others. Emphasis will be on the evolution of the marques with some of the finest early versions on display right beside the more recent models. This is a chance to experience these rarely seen beautiful vehicles all in one location.
“The newly renovated and widened boulevard of Bloor Street has become the ideal location for this annual event.”
This event is open to the public, is ideal for the entire family and is absolutely free of charge. As all of the stores and restaurants in the area remain open, the event provides an opportunity for both automotive enthusiasts and those with broader interests to enjoy the wonderful atmosphere of Yorkville.
The show is widely covered in the press with past articles in all three major newspapers, pre-event advertisements on Global Toronto TV, coverage on TSN Radio – FastTalk, 680 News, CarTalk 1010, and in numerous automotive columns and blogs.
“95,000+ attendees took in the 2014 show.”
From its humble beginnings in 2010 which drew 15,000 visitors, attendance has steadily grown each year. The newly renovated and widened boulevard of Bloor Street has become the ideal location for this annual event and the 95,000+ attendees who took in the 2014 show. With alternating car corrals and sponsor’s tents & displays on both sides of Bloor Street, the ever-increasing amount of visitors are easily accommodated, and sponsor visibility is enhanced.
The event is volunteer-run and non-profit, with net revenues from sponsorship supporting a registered charity.