Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Save This Event

Event Saved

Music History on the Yonge Street Strip

Heritage Toronto

Music History on the Yonge Street Strip
Available Dates
No tickets available for upcoming dates

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Quantity
Tour Registration & Donation
Tours are open to all and made possible by your support. $10 donations are encouraged.
2 hours before event starts
Tour Registration   more info 2 hours before event starts Free  

Share Music History on the Yonge Street Strip

Event Details

Discover the music history of Yonge Street, beginning in the 1950s.  Visit the sites of famous clubs like The Colonial, Friar and Le Coq D'Or, and concert venues such as Massey Hall and the Eaton Auditorium.  Hear stories about Oscar Peterson, Ronnie Hawkins, Glenn Gould and many more.  Note:  This is an exterior tour only. 

This tour was developed by music journalist and historian Nicholas Jennings, and has been known to include surprise guests from Toronto's music history.

Start point:  Queen Street and Victoria Street (northwest corner by statue)

End point:  Maple Leaf Gardens (50 Carlton Street)


TD Bank Group logo

Toronto Star Logo




Streetcar Developments logo

Have questions about Music History on the Yonge Street Strip? Contact Heritage Toronto

When & Where

2 Queen Street East
Queen Street & Victoria Street (northwest corner by statue)
Toronto, ON M5C 3G7


Heritage Toronto

Heritage Toronto is a charitable arms-length agency of the City of Toronto established in 1949.  Our mandate is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of Toronto’s past and present among residents and visitors through education, commemoration and celebration of the city’s diverse people, places and events. Through partnerships with local community groups and volunteers, Heritage Toronto provides city-wide programs and services.

  Contact the Organizer

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.