August 28 Update: Just a reminder that today there's free admission for everyone under the age of 19!
Originally posted on July 17: The Canadian National Exhibit -- also known as the CNE or The Ex -- is around the corner and there are several money-saving promotions to take advantage of (beyond the pre-sale and opening day specials we mentioned here). Here's a look at the promos:
- Monday through Thursday, admission will be $5 after 5 PM. This offer is not valid on Labour Day Monday.
- Monday, August 20 and Monday, August 27, children under 13 years of age will get in for $2 when accompanied by a paying adult.
- Tuesday, August 28, people under the age of 19 will get in for free from 10 AM to 3 PM.
The CNE is off Princes' Boulevard in Toronto and runs from August 17 to September 3 this year. There is a wide variety of attractions & shows and concerts and entertainment as well as more than 50 rides, dozens of food vendors and lots of shopping opportunities.