2009 CNE: An Affordable Family Vacation in the Heart of the City!

Friday, August 21, 2009 10:14:00 AM

Save with these special offers and spend the day at the CNE.

This summer, the CNE can turn a «staycation» into a real vacation for a lot less. The EX makes it easy by offering plenty of ways to save in advance or at the gate, including Kids Toonie
Mondays when kids under 13 get in for only $2 (August 24 and 31) when accompanied by a paying adult.

Ticket options for the 131st annual CNE include:


Magic Pass: Admission and All–Day Ride Pass
· Includes admission to enjoy all the sites and attractions, unlimited rides and EXpress Entry to the grounds.
· Available before 11:59 p.m. Thursday, August 20 at Shoppers Drug Mart, GO Transit stations (Lakeshore line and Union Station only), and online at www.TheEX.com.
· Just $33, a savings of $15.

Fun Pass: Admission only (Advance and Onsite purchases)
· Includes admission to all CNE events and attractions plus EXpress Entry to the grounds when bought in advance. Does not include rides.
· Advance passes available before 11:59 p.m. Thursday, August 20, at Shoppers Drug Mart, GO transit stations (Lakeshore line only), and online at www.TheEX.com.
· Fun passes are available for $11 in advance, $15 onsite.

Group Sales (Must be purchased before arriving onsite)
· For corporate or social groups of 25 or more.
· Save up to 36 per cent off admission.
· Fill out the online form at www.TheEx.com.
· Although purchase must be made as a group, groups do not have to attend together.


$1.75 Opening Day Celebration (on site only)
· $1.75 admission for all patrons in celebration of the 175 th Anniversary of the City of Toronto – August 21, 2009 only.

Kids’ Toonie Mondays
· Any child 13 years of age or younger receives admission to The EX for just $2 on Monday, August 24 and 31.
$5 after 5 p.m.
· A Special admission price of $5 Monday – Thursday evenings, both weeks of the CNE.
· Children will get in for $2 after 5 p.m. on both Mondays of the CNE as part of the Kids’ Toonie Monday promotion.

Family Pass (Also available online during CNE operation)
· Includes admission only for two adults and two children, or one adult and three children.
· Family passes are available onsite only for only $45.

Midway Pass
· Includes unlimited ride access, but no admission to sites and attractions.
· Midway passes can be purchased onsite only for $33 plus admission $15 admission.

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