August 20, 2014 12:09 ET

Media Alert: Toronto FC Soccer Star Dwayne De Rosario to Kick-Off The Stockyards Shopping Centre Grand Opening Celebration

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 20, 2014) -

WHAT: The Stockyards, Toronto's newest retail destination, will "kick-off" its grand opening celebration with local soccer player Dwayne De Rosario of Toronto FC on Sunday August 24, 2014. Alongside an autograph signing with De Rosario, enjoy complementary food and drink and enter to win prizes including an autographed jersey from De Rosario, and a grand prize $1,500 shopping spree at Winners and HomeSense.
With over 50 retail shops and eateries, The Stockyards is the newest go-to shopping destination in Toronto's central west-end, located at the northwest corner of St. Clair Avenue West and Keele Street. Participating retailers include: Target, Winnersand Homesense, SportChek, Second Cup, Marble Slab Creamery, Menchies Frozen Yogurt, Michaels, Carter's Babies and Kids and OshKosh Bigosh.
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WHO: Dwayne De Rosario of Toronto FC
Lyle Goodis, V.P. Marketing
Mike Sullivan, MP, York South-Weston
Frances Nunziata, City Councillor, York South-Weston
WHEN: Sunday, August 24, 2014
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. kick-off and photo opportunity
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. autograph signing
WHERE: The Stockyards
Upper Level Parking Deck (South Garage)
1980 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto

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