PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square will be the epicenter of music and fun throughout the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. As the landmark free live site, Nathan Phillips Square will be the stage for more than 130 different performances from artists including The Roots, The Flaming Lips, Calle 13, Jann Arden, Brigitte Boisjoli, A Tribe Called Red, Lila Downs and many more.
Featuring giant video screens showing live coverage of the Games, as well as the nightly Victory Celebrations, presented by CIBC, to honour medal winners, Nathan Phillips Square will be one of Toronto’s must-visit destinations during the Games.
Experience the spectacle of Pan Am Games fireworks at Nathan Phillips Square every night at 10:50pm. There’s no better way to end a full day of sport, arts, culture and celebrations than to watch the sky light up in a magnificent display of Pan Am Games fireworks.
Nathan Phillips Square also features a TORONTO 2015 box office which is open daily to purchase and pick up tickets for all competitions and ceremonies. This box office location is open from July 1 to August 15.
Shop in style! The TORONTO 2015 superstore at Nathan Phillips Square is open daily from July 1 through to the end of the Parapan Am Games. The Superstore is the best place to find TORONTO 2015 clothing, collector pins, PACHI plush, sport-specific gear and other Games merchandise.
July 9: Torch Relay
Celebrate the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay as it touches down at Nathan Phillips Square. Visit the Torch Relay page for more details.
August 15: Parapan Am Closing Ceremony
On August 15, the FREE Parapan Am Closing Ceremony will feature top entertainment organized by Live Nation Entertainment, the Official Live Music Partner of the Games. Always a party-like atmosphere, the Closing Ceremony will honour outstanding Games performances and the contributions of all Games partners, as well as handing the baton to Lima, Peru, the Host City of the 2019 Parapan American Games.
For the full PANAMANIA schedule, please visit TORONTO2015.org/PANAMANIA.
PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square is co-produced with the City of Toronto.
Upcoming PANAMANIA Live @ Nathan Phillips Square Events
What You Need To Know
Hours of Operation
Pan Am Games: July 10-26
Parapan Am Games: August 7-12
Parapan Am Closing Ceremonies: August 15, 8 p.m.
Weekdays: 12–2 p.m. & 6–11 p.m. Weekends: 12:30–11 p.m.
Prepare for loud noises. Pyrotechnics will be in effect for Victory Celebrations and fireworks at the end of each evening.
Please be advised that the use of strobe lighting may be in effect
Parapan Am Closing Ceremony: American Sign Language is provided through the Closing Ceremony and open captioning is available for the Closing Ceremony protocol segments.
For additional accessible services, please consult the TORONTO 2015 Accessibility Guides at TORONTO2015.org/accessibility.
There are two designated transit stops for this venue:
- Osgoode Station
- Queen Station
Both stations are accessible and are approximately 300 m to the venue. Streetcars and bus stops are also located near the venue along Queen Street and Bay Street.
Walk, Wheel or Cycle
Walk, Wheel or Cycle
The roadway leading up to this venue is pedestrian friendly. Existing bicycle parking is available in the immediate vicinity. Bicycles are stored at the owner's risk.
Public transit is strongly recommended for this venue. Limited paid parking is available at several parking garages near the venue, including the garage under City Hall.