DATES: Feb. 18-27, 2011.
WHERE: North and South Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West (between Simcoe and John)
WHEN: Daily from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 27 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
TICKETS: Adults $20; children (7-12) $7 (children 6 and under are free); Family pass (two adult and two children) $40; Multi-day pass $30; tickets bought online are 10 per cent off
There are several paid ticket parking lots in the vicinity of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. However, TTC or GO Transit would be a cheaper alternative. Union Station is a short walk to the east while St. Andrew's subway station is a two blocks north on King St. West.
The Volkwagen Children's Playcare Centre is located on the 600 level in the South Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This professionally supervised operation is free and features a number of activities - face-painting, colouring, dress-up, DVDs, etc. - to keep children engaged.