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SportsYour guide to Jurassic Park — and other viewing parties — for Raptors Game 5

12:20  10 june  2019
12:20  10 june  2019 Source:   cbc.ca

Vancouver could create ‘Jurassic Park West’ viewing for Raptors’ Finals games

Vancouver could create ‘Jurassic Park West’ viewing for Raptors’ Finals games The Toronto Raptors will have support from fans all across Canada during their quest for the franchise’s first NBA championship. Raptors fans have become well known for their enthusiastic support for the team. The crowd outside of Raptors’ arena during playoff games often rivals the intensity of those who purchased tickets and are inside. The area outside has become affectionately known as “Jurassic Park.” Across the country, there could be a similar feel during this year’s NBA Finals. The city of Vancouver is exploring a viewing area for fans to watch Toronto’s games against the Golden State Warriors in the Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza.

Why Jurassic Park is ground zero for Raptors fans. You cannot bring bottled water into the park , and you may want to limit your liquid intake because the only bathrooms are porta potties. Subtlety is really not the object of being at Jurassic Park . People take pride in their sneakers here, and these

To view your reading history, you must be logged in. Die-hard Toronto Raptors fans are lining up days in advance for a spot in the outdoor fanzone known as Jurassic The fences that block off the entrance to Jurassic Park will remain closed for more than two days, until Game 5 of the NBA Finals

Your guide to Jurassic Park — and other viewing parties — for Raptors Game 5© Tijana Martin/The Canadian Press Toronto Raptors fans sing the Canadian national anthem outside the Scotiabank Arena, at what's dubbed "Jurassic Park." THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin

For the first time in its history, the Toronto Raptors are one win away from an NBA championship. This is pay-off for the fans, who have been loyal, despite 24 years of heartbreak. For the band-wagoners (no judgment), it's a chance to celebrate a city so close to victory.

Your guide to Jurassic Park — and other viewing parties — for Raptors Game 5© CBC Toronto police and MLSE expect upwards of 10,000 fans to descend on downtown Toronto Monday night.

We are one game away, and thousands of fans will vie for the chance to stand shoulder-to-shoulder to scream, or cry, along with a tribe of like-minded people.

NBA exports Raptors’ Jurassic Park concept all over the world

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The fences that block off the entrance to Jurassic Park will remain closed for more than two days, until Game 5 on Monday. Angie Taylor, 33, from Cambridge Die-hard Toronto Raptors fans are lining up days in advance for a spot in the outdoor fanzone known as Jurassic Park for Game 5 of the NBA

Raptors fans refuse to miss their chance at witnessing history. With Toronto one win away from winning the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history But this isn't to watch the game at Scotiabank Arena. Instead, it's to see it outside at what has been dubbed " Jurassic Park ", the outdoor fan zone

Should they win, the celebration is expected to be one for the history books. Toronto police say they have plans in place to beef up security.

"A celebration crowd will celebrate as they see fit, not as we see fit. This is going to be a unique challenge. The essence of Jurassic Park is fairly new," 52 Division Supt. Michael Barsky told CBC News.

Your guide to Jurassic Park — and other viewing parties — for Raptors Game 5© Provided by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Needless to say, it will be gruelling to navigate. In fact, people have started lining up since Saturday.

For those headed to Jurassic Park, or any of the other satellite parks, here is what you need to know.

Jurassic Park

Toronto Police and Maple Leafs and Sports Entertainment are expecting more than 10,000 people to descend on the area.

Here are the road closures for the area:

Thunderstorms And Strong Winds Set To Put A Damper On Raptors Viewing Parties Across Southern Ontario Tonight

Thunderstorms And Strong Winds Set To Put A Damper On Raptors Viewing Parties Across Southern Ontario Tonight Heavy rain is expected to last throughout the evening.

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  • 7 a.m. on Monday, June 10 until 2 a.m. on Tuesday, June 11:

Maple Leaf Square — Bremner Boulevard from Lake Shore Boulevard West to York Street

  • 9 a.m. on Monday, June 10 until 2 a.m. on Tuesday, June 11:

York Street between Lake Shore Boulevard West and Front Street West

Bremner Boulevard (between Lower Simcoe Street and York Street)

  • 5 p.m. on Monday, June 10 until 2 a.m. on Tuesday, June 11:

Bremner Boulevard from Lower Simcoe Street to Rees Street

That last closure — on Bremner from Lower Simcoe to Rees Street is a late addition meant to accommodate fans who won't be able to fit into Jurassic Park.

GO Transit

The Union Station GO Bus Terminal will close starting at half-time.

Buses that usually come through Union Station Bus Terminal will detour.

If you take Route 61, 65 or 71: All GO bus trips will begin and end at Hwy 407 Station. You may use your GO fare on TTC subway for travel between Hwy 407 Station and Union Station.

Jurassic Park invades Regina city square plaza

Jurassic Park invades Regina city square plaza The fan phenomenon known as Jurassic Park hit the Queen City for game four of the NBA finals on Friday night.

Velociraptor, in real life, was a genus of dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous period which inhabited what is now the Mongolia-China border with other unique dinosaurs. Velociraptor was no bigger than a wolf and with its feathers it bore a very bird-like appearance that

Raptors updates I think by now I’ve covered the rotation stuff, but a brief refresher: Delon Wright should see DeRozan was eighth, Lowry 10th. In other words – and this should come as no surprise – both are The viewing party at Jurassic Park /Maple Leaf Square has been cancelled on account of the

If you take Route 21 or 31: All GO bus trips will begin and end at Port Credit GO. Please take the Lakeshore West train for travel between Port Credit and Union Station.

If you take Route 16: This route will be suspended. If you are travelling from Hamilton to Union Station, take the Route 18 bus from Hamilton GO to Aldershot GO, and continue on the Lakeshore West train to Union Station. If you are travelling from Union Station to Hamilton, take the Lakeshore West GO train to Aldershot GO and continue on the Route 18 GO bus to Hamilton.

TTC Transit

The TTC will have regular service plus five extra trains and 25 buses available both before and after the game.

The TTC's Blue Night Network will run all night as always.

If Jurassic Park isn't up your alley, there are a number of satellite options to choose from.

  • Ajax: Pat Bayly Square
  • Brampton: Garden Square
  • Burlington: Civic Square
  • Mississauga: Celebration Square
  • Pickering: Pickering Recreation Complex
  • Scarborough: Albert Campbell Square
  • Vaughan: Vaughan City Hall
    Your guide to Jurassic Park — and other viewing parties — for Raptors Game 5© Provided by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Whitby: Whitby Civic Recreation Complex

In addition, Cineplex theatres are offering free viewing parties at some locations:

  • Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park
  • Cineplex Cinemas Vaughan
  • Cineplex Cinemas Winston Churchill
  • Cineplex Odeon Ajax Cinemas
  • Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cinemas
  • Cineplex Odeon South Keys Cinemas
  • Cineplex Odeon Westmount Cinemas
  • Galaxy Cinemas Barrie
  • Galaxy Cinemas Guelph
  • Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough
  • Scotiabank Theatre Ottawa
  • SilverCity Burlington Cinemas
  • SilverCity Newmarket Cinemas
  • SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas
  • SilverCity Thunder Bay Cinemas
  • SilverCity Windsor Cinemas

Roaring Raptors' fans go quiet as Warriors win Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
Roaring Raptors' fans go quiet as Warriors win Game 5 of the NBA Finals

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