Gingerbread Build 2019
Join our 17th annual Gingerbread Build! This year we will be hosting Gingerbread Builds in Toronto and Vaughan. Or you can purchase your Habitat Sweet Home Gingerbread Build Kits online and decorate them at home with family and friends.
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019.
Location: Toronto City Hall, Rotunda
100 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5H 2N2
Time: 3 shifts to attend (10:30am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm)
Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019.
Location: Vellore Village Community Centre
1 Villa Royale Ave, Woodbridge ON L4H 2Z7
Time: 2 shifts to attend (1:00pm, 3:00pm)
Recommended Age: We welcome all ages to participate in this sweet tradition! We ask that those under the age of 14 are accompanied by a parent or guardian during the event. Additionally, some of the candies in the kit may be a choking hazard to younger children (ages 4 and under).
Directions to the Event:
Toronto City Hall, Rotunda
Traveling from West of the city (taking 401 East):
Drive from Ontario 401 Express East, onto 427 South, following signs to Gardiner Expy East. Take the Jarvis Street exit from Gardiner Expy East, turning left onto Lower Jarvis and then another left onto Lake Shore Blvd East towards Bay St. Turn right onto Bay St, following the street for 1.3 km. Toronto City Hall will be on your left.
Traveling from East of the city (taking 401 West):
Take Ontario 401 Express West onto Don Valley Pkwy South. Take the exit toward Richmond Street/Downtown from Don Valley Pkwy South. Merge onto Eastern Ave, then keep right to continue on Richmond St E. Turn right onto Bay St, following the street for 350 m. Toronto City Hall will be on your left.
Nearest Subway Stations:
The nearest stations to Toronto City Hall are St. Patrick, Queen, and Dundas Station on the TTC Subway Line 1 (yellow line).
Vellore Village Community Centre
Travelling the 400 North:
Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 33 for Rutherford Road. Use the left 2 lanes to turn onto Rutherford Road. Turn right onto Weston Road. Turn left onto Villa Royale Ave. Vellore Community Centre will be on your left at 1 Villa Royale Ave, Woodbridge, ON L4H 2Z7.
Travelling the 400 South:
Use the right 2 lanes to take exit for Major Mackenzie Drive. Turn right onto Major MacKenzie Dr. Turn left onto Weston Road. Turn right onto Villa Royale Ave. Vellore Village Community Centre will be on your left at 1 Villa Royale Ave, Woodbridge, ON L4H 2Z7.
**For most accurate directions from your location, please either print off map instructions or use a GPS App.**