Tag: Toronto


Woodbine Entertainment set soccer goals

Toronto eyes new stadium

Woodbine Entertainment is partnering with private investors to build a soccer training facility and soccer-specific stadium near Toronto (Canada). The ‘SN’ stated that Woodbine confirmed on March 23rd that it will designate a portion of its land for construction of the venues with the goal of... » Read more


Toronto venue destination in and of itself

Toronto's new performance venue

The esports and entertainment company OverActive Media (Canada) unveiled on October 29th the evolution of its plan for its previously announced performance venue, and secured lease terms approval from the Exhibition Place Board of Governors in Toronto, paving the way for a final review and approval... » Read more


Toronto venue sets record vaccination drive

Toronto Arena delivers over 25000 vaccine doses in 1 day

A mass vaccination clinic held at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto (Canada) on June 27th administered close to 27,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, setting a new North American single-day record. ‘Toronto City News’ stated that public health officials say 26,771 jabs were given to more than 25,000... » Read more


Toronto firm ‘over’drive on venue plans

Canada Toronto performance venue

Toronto (Canada)-headquartered global esports and entertainment organization – OverActive Media – confirmed on February 22nd details of their highly-anticipated performance venue, scheduled to be completed in 2025. The almost $500 million project which comes armed with a theater-style... » Read more


COVID throw a wrench in Rogers Centre plans

Canada Toronto Blue Jays new stadium

Rogers Communications Inc., has said in a statement that it was examining the future of its Toronto facility – Rogers Centre – prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the deadly virus has forced it to put back those plans. Rogers Communications Inc., is a Canadian communications and media... » Read more


NHL to be back in rink on August 1

NHL will resume season update July 2020

The National Hockey League (NHL) season will resume on August 1 with a 24-team Stanley Cup playoffs. The NHL and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) have tentatively agreed on the plan and on a Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) extension that could reportedly include an... » Read more


Air Canada Centre is now Scotiabank Arena

Air Canada Centre now Scotiabank Arena

Toronto’s Air Canada Centre was renamed Scotiabank Arena as the country was celebrating Canada Day on July 1. The $800-million deal finalized last August gives Scotiabank the naming rights to the multi-purpose indoor sporting arena for 20 years. The bank has been working closely with the... » Read more