Points of Interest
Bloor-Yorkville Business Improvement Area
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1. Hudson’s Bay Centre
2 Bloor Street East, 416-963-2424
Hudson’s Bay Centre represents the hub of activity in the centre of the city. Fueled by dynamic energy of the people who shop, work and visit our 40+ stores, services and eateries daily. The Energy is Here! TTC access and affordable parking. Don’t miss the stately ice sculpture flanking its entrance.
2. Blachere Illumination Canada
Blachere Illumination has an international reputation as the leading supplier in outdoor Christmas and festive lighting. See their spectacular ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park.
3. German Consulate Toronto
2 Bloor Street East, 25th Floor, 416-925-2813
For 60 years, the German Consulate General in Toronto is serving the promotion of German-Canadian relations in the provinces of Ontario and Manitoba. We are proud to support Icefest with our ice sculpture located at the entrance to the Hudson’s Bay Centre.
4. Florida Department of Citrus
Stop by the Florida Orange Juice tent for a fun, sunny break from the cold and a delicious sample of 100% Florida Orange Juice, and view our spectacular ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park. Visit the Florida Department of Citrus at facebook.com/FloridaOrangeJuiceCA or on Twitter @AmazingInsideOJ to learn what’s amazing inside Florida OJ.
5. Harry Rosen
82 Bloor Street West, 416-972-0556
Canada’s leading quality menswear retailer offers extensive collections of the world’s finest labels. Complimentary hot chocolate Saturday from 1 pm – 4 pm. Visit their stunning ice sculpture outside the Bloor Street store.
6. Hazelton Lanes is Changing to…Yorkville Village
87 Avenue Road, 416-968-8680
Shops at Hazelton Lanes is currently undergoing an exciting renovation to improve your shopping experience. When complete, this premier shopping destination will be re-imagined with a stunning oval-shaped central atrium flooded with natural light, restyled with a dramatic glass façade entranceway on Yorkville Avenue, refreshed with additional retail space and modern finishes, and renamed Yorkville Village.
We offer a great selection of premium fashion and lifestyle brands, and are anchored by Whole Foods, Andrews and TNT. Make sure to stop by after viewing our ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park!
7. Holt Renfrew Centre
50 Bloor Street West, 416-963-7713
Your shopping adventure starts at the Holt Renfrew Centre. Whether on Bloor Street or in the concourse, over 25 retailers offer local, regional and international boutiques including: Fossil, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Femme de Carriere, HMV, Holt Renfrew, Lenscrafters Optique, M for Mendocino, Pandora and Zara.
8. India Tourism Toronto
60 Bloor Street West, Suite 1003, 1-866-97-INDIA
India Tourism Toronto is the National Tourism Organization (NTO), which promotes India as a tourist destination to Canadians through the Incredible India Brand Campaign. The office is open on all workdays (Monday to Friday) from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. India Tourism provides free tourist information literature on India, assist in finalizing of travel itineraries etc. For more information on India write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or log on incredibleindia.org
Do not miss the opportunity to have a picture taken with the “Taj Mahal” Ice Sculpture during Icefest located in the Village of Yorkville Park.
9. Manulife Centre
55 Bloor Street West, 416-923-9525
Fourty nine boutiques, restaurants, eateries and services to lure you, including Wm. Ashley, Bay-Bloor-Radio, Birks, Bloor Street Market, Indigo and Cineplex Odeon Varsity theatre. Be sure to check out the majestic ice sculpture at the front entrance.
10. Nespresso Boutique Bar
159 Cumberland Street, 1-855-325-5781
Visit the Nespresso Boutique Bar for your Ultimate Coffee Experiences by discovering our range of coffee machines and Grands Crus. Enjoy our espresso, large cup coffee, and coffee recipes along with a menu of sweet and savory fare.
11. Renaissance Court
162 Cumberland Street, 416-929-2001
Renaissance Court is the home of Betty Hemmings Leathergoods, Corbo Studio, Crème Brasserie, FLOR, Secrett Jewel Salon, Taschen, 1 Yorkville Condominiums, Luisa Spagnoli and Dolce Décor. Explore their majestic ice sculptures located at each entrance and throughout the courtyard.
100 Cumberland Street, 416-964-2222
The landmark yellow house at the corner of Bellair & Cumberland is ready to serve you! Sassafraz offers an exceptional menu serving market-driven, French inspired Canadian cuisine. Be sure to stop by their outdoor patio for an “IceFest Martini” from the Absolut Elyx Ice Bar.
13. The Colonnade
131 Bloor Street West, 416-963-8100
The Colonnade is a macro shopping experience. Canada's elite are among those who frequent the luxury brand Bloor Street retailers, and walk the discrete second floor. Also, hidden within the third to fifth floors, are a select group of professionals offering a variety of services. In addition, there are eleven stories of spectacular, renovated residential suites, which rise above The Colonnades' signature curved 2 storey podium. Don’t miss their amazing ice sculpture located at their entrance.
110 Bloor Street West, 416-962-2106
Starbucks coffeehouses have become a beacon for coffee lovers everywhere. Bloor-Yorkville welcomes our newest location – Starbucks by the Rock, with its entrance from the Village of Yorkville Park. Drop by for a beverage and see their ice sculpture at the store’s entrance.
Starbucks is also located at Bloor St. W. & Avenue Rd. and Bay St. & Cumberland St.
15. Village ORTHOdontics
118 Cumberland Street, 416-960-0200
We strive to be Canada’s leading orthodontic practice, providing patients with the perfect smile that’s both functional, and aesthetically pleasing. Visit our Cumberland St. office, and see our beautiful ice sculpture across the street in the Village of Yorkville Park.
16. Wine Rack
1235 Bay Street, 416-962-2605
Wine Rack is the neighbourhood wine shop of choice – offering an excellent selection of quality wines and great service in a comfortable and friendly environment. Stop by our store – look for the tall Inniskillin Icewine bottle sculpture - at Bay and Cumberland Streets, on February 21st and 22nd, for a free taste of Inniskillin’s award winning Icewine.
17. Yorkville Audiology
1200 Bay Street, Suite 404, 416-967-7226l
At Yorkville Audiology, you will be seen by a Doctor of Audiology for a comprehensive audiological assessment. We are equipped with the most advanced test equipment to best assess your hearing and determine treatment options. If hearing aids are recommended, we provide the newest hearing aid technology to best match your hearing loss and lifestyle. See our magnificent ice sculpture outside our building at Bay St. & Bloor St.
WHOLE FOODS MARKET YORKVILLE- COMMUNITY SUPPORT DAY
5% of all purchases will benefit the Heart and Stroke Foundation
Shop with Heart for Bloor-Yorkville Icefest during Heart Month
Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
87 Avenue Road
For more information about the Heart and Stroke Foundation
Feel good about where you shop.