After defeating the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals, the Toronto Raptors will celebrate their first championship with a parade on Monday, June 17.
The parade will depart from the Princes' Gates (11 Princes' Boulevard) at 10:00 a.m. and move along Lakeshore Boulevard to York Street. It will then go to University Avenue, followed by Nathan Phillips Square via Queen Street.
The Raptors will arrive at Nathan Phillips Square for a celebration rally from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mayor John Tory reportedly urged employers to let people take a few hours on Monday to celebrate Toronto's victory.
The championship parade is Monday beginning at 10 a.m. DETAILS: pic.twitter.com/AN9tiWzkHj- Blake Murphy (@BlakeMurphyODC) June 14, 2019
A number of outlets will stream the parade online, including CP24 and Sportsnet.
Fans attending the parade could get lucky with the weather. According to AccuWeather, it is currently forecasted to be 20 degrees on Monday, with a mix of sun and clouds. According to other sites, however, there is a potential for rain.