Networking Party – Monday June 17th

5 pm – 9 pm | Gladstone Hotel | Open to Everyone

Directions | Tickets Closed

Whether you are currently a B Corp or interested in becoming a B Corp, this event is for you! You might be an entrepreneur, an employee working for a conscious business, or a conscious consumer.  Whoever you are, however you are, you are so welcome to come join us!

The Networking Party will feature live music, B Corp food and drink, mingling and a facilitated networking opportunity.  If you’ve got something you really love to talk about, and want to gather some others who love the same - you’re going to want to grab a ticket!  

All ticket purchasers will get exclusive access to sign up for a spot in our Open Mic – an opportunity to introduce yourself, shout-out your area of interest and invite others to join you for a chat about it! 

Tickets: $40.80

Tickets Closed

Gladstone Hotel

The Gladstone Hotel 1214 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6J 1J6

The Gladstone Hotel is located at the corner of Gladstone Avenue and Queen Street West,  just east of Dufferin Street.

Accessibility

The BLD Ontario team is committed to making the event accessible for our diverse community. We have selected The Gladstone Hotel with these needs in mind. You can find out more information here, or reach out to Julie Savaria at julie@emzingo.com directly with any questions.

Transportation

Public Transit

If you are taking public transit please use the TTC trip planner here.

The Queen St Streetcar stops right outside the hotel for easy TTC (public transit) access. In keeping with the Gladstone Hotel’s Green Policy, the hotel supports and promotes using Public Transit.  TTC Day passes can be purchased directly from the hotel front desk. Single rides on the TTC are $3.

Public Transit Directions from Union Station: Take the University subway line north to Osgoode Station. Make sure to take a transfer when you buy your subway ticket. Exit the subway and board a 501 streetcar west to Gladstone Avenue. The hotel is located directly on the corner of Queen Street West and Gladstone Avenue.

Public Transit Directions from Downtown/Main Bus Terminal: Exit the bus terminal via the Dundas Street exit. Walk east along Dundas Street to Yonge Street and take the subway southbound one stop to Queen St Station. Make sure to take a transfer when you buy your subway ticket. Exit the subway at Queen St Station and board 501 Streetcar west to Gladstone Avenue.

Public Transit Directions from Airport and locations north west of Toronto: Take the 192 Airport Rocket to Kipling Station. Make sure to take a transfer when you buy your ticket at Kipling Station. Take the eastbound subway as far as Dufferin Station. Board the southbound 29 Dufferin bus to Queen Street. The hotel is located directly on the corner of Queen Street West and Gladstone Avenue.

BLD Ontario - Parking at The Gladstone

Parking

Overnight parking is available at Public Green P (public paid parking) lots. The two closest lots are:

Carpark 62 (3 min walk): 1119 Queen Street West, Rate: $1.50/half hour (full 24 hour option available), Capacity: 29 spaces (outdoor lot)

Carpark 261 (6 min walk): 45 Abell Street, Rate: $1.50/half hour (full 24 hour option available), Capacity: 124 spaces (underground)

If you have booked a room at The Gladstone Hotel do offer parking for hotel room guests only at a rate of $25.00/night + taxes in the underground parking lot across the street. Parking at The Gladstone is limited so we strongly suggest booking parking ahead of arrival.


Carpooling

We encourage you to share a ride if you're arriving by car. Ridesharing apps are great, or for out of town guests looking to carpool, please use this link to request a carpool and we will try to coordinate those coming from the same city.


Driving

Directions from north east of Toronto: Take 401 west to Don Valley Parkway south. Take the DVP to Gardiner Expressway west, exit from the Gardiner at Lakeshore/Spadina Exit and take Lakeshore west to Strachan. Turn right and travel north on Strachan to Queen Street. Turn left and travel west on Queen to Queen and Gladstone.

Directions from Pearson International Airport and locations north west of Toronto: Take hwy 401 east to hwy 427 south. Travel south to the Gardiner Expressway. Take Gardiner Expressway east to Jameson Ave. exit. Drive north on Jameson Ave to Queen Street West. Turn right on Queen West. The Gladstone Hotel is located on the north east corner of Queen West and Gladstone Ave (immediately after you drive under the railway bridge).