The Canadian National Exhibition starts August 21st and runs through September 7th this year in Toronto. While school is set to begin soon, try to squeeze in one more summer trip before the year kicks off by catching this iconic event.
What is the Canadian National Exhibition?
The Canadian National Exhibition has become a popular end-of-summer ritual for most Canadians. Here you find colourful, interactive experiences, carnival rides, classic fair foods and of course, games and casino adventures. There is plenty of excitement for the entire family, including the Kids World area where you can find farm animals, park entertainers and colourful characters.
If you have never been to the CNE, here is just some of what you will find when you attend this year’s exhibition:
- Entertainment - There is no shortage of entertainment at the CNE. From the ice skating and acrobatic shows to the air show, celebrity chef demos and of course, the exciting musical performances, parades and live park performances.
- Exhibitions - This year, there is an exciting array of exhibits, including the First World War Comes to Life, Topiary, the International Sand Sculpting Pairs Competition, and The Big Bang Theory: The International Art Exhibit.
- Food and Drink - Try new foods and odd favourites from vendors around the country or stop in to enjoy the Craft Beer Fest or Ribfest for some of the finest food finds around.
- Shopping - One cannot attend the CNE without taking advantage of the shopping. From the Arts, Crafts and Hobbies Pavilion to the Gourmet Kitchen supply store to the Outdoor Marketplace and Shoppers’ Market, you will find some of the greatest deals, unique finds and great take-homes for the entire family.
Stay at a Hotel in Mississauga and Be Close to the Festivities
Hotels near the Toronto airport in Mississauga will be available to accommodate those visiting the area for the Canadian National Exhibition. If you book now, you can get a hotel room that is within a short drive to the exhibit’s numerous activities. Why waste even a second of your last vacation this summer? Monte Carlo Inns offers you the perfect place to call home. Our accommodations are luxurious and ideal for the entire family visiting the CNE.
When looking for Mississauga hotels or a ‘staycation’ at a hotel in Toronto, look no further than the Monte Carlo Inns. Come stay with us during the CNE. You can contact us for information, book online or call 800-363-6400 for reservations.