It’s the August Civic Holiday, and this one is different due to restrictions in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. But there’s still plenty to enjoy in London this long weekend.
London and surrounding municipalities are in Stage 3 and many amenities are open with safety restrictions. The Middlesex-London Health Unit is keeping the city’s two assessment centres open and encourages anyone with symptoms to get a test.
Here’s a look at what will be opened and closed on Monday, August 3:
- Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Oakridge Arena: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- East Park: Open
- All city-owned outdoor pools, spraypads and wadding pools: Open
- Adventures on Wonderland: Closed
- Boler Mountain’s Treetop Adventure Park: Open
- Boler Mountain’s Bike and Fitness Trails: Open
- Cineplex (Silvercity): Open
- Eldon House: Open by appointment from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Fanshawe Pioneer Village: Closed
- Fleetway: Open
- Landmark Cinemas: Open
- London Public Library: Closed
- Palasad Socialbowl and Palasad South: Open
Shopping and Food
- Masonville Place: Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Westmount Mall: Open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- White Oaks Mall: Open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Covent Garden Market: Closed
- Grocery Stores: Most are open with reduced hours
- Restaurants (Chains): Open
- Convenience stores: Open
Liquor and Beer
- The Beer Store: Select locations will be open
- LCBO: Select locations will be open
- The Labatt Brewery: Open
- Shoppers Drug Mart: Most locations open on reduced hours
- Rexall Pharmacies: Most locations open on reduced hours
London Transit will be running on a “current Saturday schedule,” while express routes 90 and 91 will not be operating
For up-to-date route times and schedules check realtime.londontransit.ca
- All banks are closed for the Civic Holiday