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Diary of Events and Happenings in Toronto, Ontario.

World War II V-E Day Ceremony and Concert

World War II V-E Day Ceremony and Concert Dates: May 9, 2016 Event Time(s): 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM Phone: 416-392-1371 Website: http://www.victorydaytoronto.ca V-E (Victory in Europe) Day, May 8, 1945 marks the formal acceptance by the Allies of World War II of Nazi Germany’s unconditional surrender of its armed forces. It thus marked the end of World War II in Europe. May 8, 1945 was declared the official day of celebration in Canada, with the City of Toronto organizing concerts, parades, religious services, and fireworks in the parks. All members of the public are invited join World War II veterans, elected officials and representatives from the Allied countries as we pay tribute to the sacrifices and courage that ensured our freedom. . Event Details. Location: 100 Queen Street W, Toronto