The Big Day

It’s finally here! The Toronto Trek for Teens is taking place on Saturday May 15th at Yonge-Dundas Square. Participant registration begins at 9:00AM at the tents at Yonge-Dundas Square. Teams will be receiving their t-shirts, passports, maps, and rules.

The race will begin at 10:00 AM and will end promptly at 4:00 PM. Depending on how fast they can complete checkpoint challenges, teams may finish earlier than 4:00 PM. All teams must check in at the tents once they have completed the race!

During the race, we will be having “Flashing Lights” – our Fashion Show hosted by Jaclyn Genovese from Slice TV series Jaclife. This will be taking place at Ryerson’s RAM in the RYE (Room SCC 115, 55&63 Gould Street). Doors open at 2pm, $20, show starts at 3pm. 

ALSO!…During the day we will be having a live DJ and dance crew performances at Yonge-Dundas Square!

Closing ceremonies for the race will be taking place at 4:30 PM, where we will announce the winning teams, hear from the charities that are benefiting from this event, and thank our sponsors and volunteers.

At 5:30 PM we will beginning our free final round of our Battle of the Bands! Over the course of the year, around 30 bands battled against each other to secure a spot at our May 15th show. 8 bands have made it, including our top 2 bands from last year.

To conclude the day, we will be having our Trek for Teens Fundraising Afterparty at Ryerson’s Ram in the Rye. Begins 10:30PM. Entrance $10.

EventsJames Costa